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Promotions Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
PROMOTIONS PRODUCER
Sunflower Broadcasting, Wichita, KS (DMA)
Schurz Communications

Sunflower Broadcasting, Inc., consisting of KWCH-TV, KSCW-TV, and satellite stations KBSD-TV, KBSH-TV, KBSL-TV, is currently accepting applications for a full-time Promotions Producer. Join the dominant #1 news station in Kansas and work in a state-of-the-art digital newsroom.

The successful candidate will manage the production and scheduling of on-air, web and social media promotion of TV stations, web sites, digital products, social media pages, as well as various events, initiatives and contests for our station, community partners and/or sales clients.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Essential Functions

  • Prioritize, organize, and produce daily topicals/promotions
  • Responsible for writing clearly, concisely and creatively
  • Must maintain working knowledge of current events, community issues, and extensive list of local contacts
  • Research and brainstorm marketing techniques and trends, promotional ideas
  • Effectively articulate promotional ideas so that others understand your vision
  • Capable of accurate video editing with an eye for visual elements and graphics that engage the viewer and make promotions understandable
  • Adapt to changes or direction from others
  • Engage viewers using social media
  • Provide content for websites
Essential Skills & Abilities
  • Able to edit video and audio on industry standard equipment
  • Ability to write clearly and accurately
  • Able to communicate effectively with others
  • Able to be creative and create compelling and engaging promotions
  • Willingness to work flexible hours and possess ability to work well with co-workers
  • Able to quickly, accurately and calmly handle decision-making process
  • Ability to handle and adjust accordingly to last-minute changes
  • Strong initiative and attention to detail
  • Ability to work with limited supervision
  • Proficient in the use of social media platforms to engage viewers and extend the reach of our content
  • Able to manage the creative process and articulate vision during production
This is a tremendous opportunity, with a competitive salary and complete benefit package, including group health & dental, 401(k), PTO and more. KWCH is owned by a wonderful parent company, Schurz Communications, which is headquartered in Mishawaka, IN. More information on Schurz is available at www.schurz.com here.

REQUIREMENTS:
We`re seeking someone with 1-3 years of applicable experience. A Bachelor`s degree in Journalism, or a related field, is required, as is a valid driver`s license, with a clean driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested candidates please visit the following web site: www.schurz.jobs and search Requisition Number SUN1806 to learn more about the position and apply.

DEADLINE: 2014-05-03