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WRNN-TV
Attention: Human Resources
800 Westchester Avenue, S-640
Rye Brook, NY 10573

Line Producer (Weekend/Part Time)

Job Description

WRNN-TV in Rye Brook, NY is seeking experienced and dependable News Line Producers.
Must be able to line produce, write compelling news stories and work well under pressure & tight deadlines.
This is a part time position, candidates must be able to work weekends and also have flexibility to work a variety of fill-in shifts during the week.

  • Select stories stack and write show.
  • Work well under pressure while still creating an excellent news product.
  • Report timely news.

Required Skills

  • Excellent writing skills for broadcast and Internet.
  • Ability to show and tell compelling news story with strong visual elements.
  • Strong working knowledge of local and national news issues.
  • Ability to produce newscasts in a live and live-to-tape news wheel operation.
  • Ability to produce news stories and segments with little supervision.
  • Ability to be organized in thought, actions and habits, and meet deadlines with consistency and excellence under pressure.
  • TV News writing and line producing a plus.

Required Experience

Experience: 1-2+ years news producing experience is required. Also, experience with ENPS is required.

Job Location

Rye Brook, New York, United States

Position Type

Part-Time


Editor/Graphics

Job Description

Responsible for editing video segments and the creation of broadcast graphics for daily newscasts.

Required Skills

  • Edit video segments and creation of broadcast graphics for daily newscasts.
  • Operate studio camera, teleprompter, audio, and other duties as needed.
  • Excellent attention to detail including grammar and spelling.
  • Working knowledge of live control room operations and fast paced newscast production techniques.
  • Good communication skills and work well under pressure with minimal supervision

Required Experience

  • Knowledge of Final cut Pro required.
  • Knowledge of Photoshop required.
  • Knowledge of After Effects required.
  • Thorough knowledge of television production and post production.
  • Advanced working knowledge of the NTSC and PAL transmission and video standards.
  • Knowledge of sound mixing techniques and procedures.
  • Ability to perform complex audio and video editing and mixing tasks as well as complex video effects in storytelling and design.
  • Thorough understanding of computer and server technology with good computer skills.Excellent creative ability.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Flexibility with working outside of the normal shifts.
  • Must be organized, detail-oriented, work well under pressure, and be able to meet tight deadlines.

Job Location

Rye Brook, New York, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular


One Man Band Reporter

Key Responsibilities

  • Generate story ideas and pitch the ideas to a Producer/and News Director.
  • Monitor and keep track of local news related events by way of email/phone tips, Associated Press “day schedule events” and newswires, local newspapers, and newsroom faxes.
  • Prepare and research stories to cover and questions to ask during interviews as directed by producer and/or news director.
  • Field produce stories (at least 2 per day) as a one-man-band reporter by arranging on-camera interviews, stand-ups, and b-roll footage; this includes scheduling, framing, and blocking.
  • Maintain, transport, and understand how to operate ENG equipment.
  • Perform as videographer/editor by gathering story elements on shoots.
  • Perform “as-lives” or live hits in the field or in studio as directed.
  • Screen and transcribe field tapes.
  • Prepare reporter’s script in accordance with news director’s approval and deadline.
  • Enter story elements including script, supers, and TRT into ENPS (station’s editorial news platform).
  • Voice track (record narration) by way of Final Cut Pro (station’s editing software).
  • Edit material in accordance using Final Cut Pro.
  • Send digital files to Transmission using Newsqueue (station’s digital transfer system).

Required Skills

  • A passion for the news
  • Proven track record of demonstrative storytelling, and an engaging on-air presence
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Must have a valid drivers’ license

Required Experience

Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Communication or related and a minimum of 1 year professional news reporting experience.

Job Location

Rye Brook, New York, United States

Position Type

Part-Time


Booker/Producer NY

Job Description

RICHARD FRENCH LIVE (RFL) is an Emmy Award-winning political news talk show that covers current affairs and social issues. Created and produced by Regional News Network (RNN) “Richard French Live” features a nightly panel of politicians and newsmakers discussing the top stories of the day. In addition to daily broadcasts, the RFL website (www.rnntv.com) publishes a daily news blog, opinion pieces and original web-only multimedia features.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Arrange interviews with lawmakers, political pundits, and other topic-specific guests
  • Foster ongoing relationships with lawmakers
  • Pitch interview segments to editorial staff
  • Ensure that interviews go smoothly
  • Prepare background research for interviews
  • Required Skills
  • A deep political rolodex
  • Knowledge of national and local politics
  • A hunger for political news
  • Ability to communicate clearly
  • Must be ambitious and have a professional telephone manner
  • Must be well versed in current events and politics
  • You will be working remotely, so the ability to be a self-starter who can manage one’s own time is essential

Required Experience

Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, Communications, or related field. A minimum of 3 years of live broadcasting experience including researching information and locating potential guests. Web and social media experience preferred.

Job Location

Rye Brook, New York, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular


Booker/Producer DC

Job Description

RICHARD FRENCH LIVE (RFL) is an Emmy Award-winning political news talk show that covers current affairs and social issues. Created and produced by Regional News Network (RNN) “Richard French Live” features a nightly panel of politicians and newsmakers discussing the top stories of the day. In addition to daily broadcasts, the RFL website (www.rnntv.com) publishes a daily news blog, opinion pieces and original web-only multimedia features.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Arrange interviews with lawmakers, political pundits, and other topic-specific guests
  • Foster ongoing relationships with lawmakers
  • Pitch interview segments to editorial staff
  • Ensure that interviews go smoothly
  • Prepare background research for interviews
  • Required Skills
  • A deep DC political rolodex
  • Knowledge of national and local politics
  • A hunger for political news
  • Ability to communicate clearly
  • Must be ambitious and have a professional telephone manner
  • Must be well versed in current events and politics
  • You will be working remotely, so the ability to be a self-starter who can manage one’s own time is essential

Required Experience

Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, Communications, or related field. A minimum of 3 years of live broadcasting experience including researching information and locating potential guests. Web and social media experience preferred.

Job Location

Rye Brook, New York, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular


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