Do you cringe hearing newsy promo copy? Is crafting personality-packed messages and creating innovative videos your jam? Are you ready to make magic happen every day? If so, were looking for you! KPRC 2 is seeking a top-notch creative talent to produce high quality content for all KPRC 2 platforms.
Our ideal candidate is an inspired thinker who understands how to generate emotion through great writing, imagery, music, editing and shooting. A non-traditional news promotion mindset is essential. Were looking for a visual wizard with a competitive spirit to join our dynamic team. In addition to on-air marketing, youll work closely with our talented team to create entertaining sales presentations to close deals and put revenue on the books. If youre a true team player, ready to create content that shatters the traditional mold of breaking news and weather promos, KPRC 2 may be your career move. Advanced editing skills with Adobe Creative Suite and intimate understanding of how to utilize social media are essential. Advanced knowledge of videography and lighting will give you an edge over other candidates.
Create full scale marketing campaigns to brand our products (including digital, on-air, web supplements and social media); includes writing, scheduling, directing, producing, shooting and editing spots
Generate and execute ideas to improve workflow and create efficiency within the department.
Generate revenue by coordinating and integrating sales elements into promotions.
Generate crawls, write press releases, field produce for local specials and community involvement projects.
Provide production support and timely, excellent customer service to all other departments.
Promote locally produced specials and contests.
Available to work nights and weekends as needed.
Other Projects as Assigned
3-5 years of experience in a mid-large television DMA preferred
Bachelors Degree in Marketing, TV Production or communications preferred
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required
Must have the ability to calmly multi-task in a fast-paced environment and manage deadline pressures
Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Final Cut Pro/Motion a must
Must have extensive knowledge of PC operating systems as well as expertise in tape-less workflows, file-based video codecs and conversions
Must be proficient in Adobe Creative Suite
Must be able to present Reel!
Location: KPRC 2, 8181 Southwest Freeway, Houston, Texas 77074
To apply please submit your updated resume, reel and employment application to:
Natalia Egan, Creative Services Director, click to view
Click HERE to download and complete employment application.
Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening, investigative background check, employment/education verifications and reference checks. You must hold a valid drivers license and be insurable under Texas Law.
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KPRC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In addition to complying with the requirements of federal law, KPRC will comply with applicable state and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination.
Job ID: 311519974