Associate Producer, Local Projects
WETA • Arlington, VA
WETA, DC’s public broadcasting station, is seeking an Associate Producer of Local Projects. This individual will participate in all phases of television production for local programming, includes research, development, and production of “WETA Arts” program and “Around Town” segments, as well as assisting on production of other WETA local documentaries and interstitial programming.
Primary responsibilities include coordinating location and studio shoots, conducting interviews and producing short field stories, and assisting in producing local programs and special projects focusing on activities and interests in the WETA-TV viewing area. Further, the Associate Producer will research, gather, and organize footage and photos for local productions, supervise editing sessions, fill out production reports and payment requests, and participate in additional special projects as assigned.
Qualified applicants have a college degree in communications, film, English or related field, and have a minimum of two (2) years of experience working in television production and postproduction. Applicants will also have knowledge of field and studio television production techniques, the ability to accurately handle large volumes of information, be familiar with non-linear video editing, and have excellent interpersonal skills.
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