Tribune Company Writer/Producer/Editor in New York, New York

Writer/Producer/Editor, Integrated Sales will be experienced in producing sales promos, interstitials and digital content. Candidate will also be responsible for producing daily topical, tune-in, proof of performance, and image on-air promotion spots and campaigns on tight deadlines. Expert at writing, producing and editing snappy, focused and original spots that provide viewers with a compelling reason to turn to PIX11 News over the competition.

  • The Writer/Producer/Editor will create on-air promotion spots, messaging and campaigns for PIX 11 clients, all PIX11 News broadcasts and programming from concept to completion.

  • Projects will include daily news topical promotion, proof of performance, image campaigns, web and social drivers as well as program tune-in messaging for entertainment and sports.

  • Duties also include sales presentations, corporate materials and sponsor messages.

  • The W/P/E will maintain close relationship with all Account executives, newsroom producers, managers and EP’s

  • Proficient editing on FCP 7/Final Cut X and Premiere

  • The W/P/E transmits all finished product to multiple outlets as directed

  • Creating and managing original production shoots

  • Works with vendors and clients

  • Maintains accurate files on all projects including scripts, audio/video notes, v/o talent information and music sources.

  • Responsible for coordinating with scheduling proper & timely delivery of creative product

  • Minimum 3-5 years experience in large market television station or Network or Agency as an on-air writer/producer/editor

  • Must be highly creative, innovative and have strong writing, video, original production and editing skills

  • Must have attention to detail and accuracy with excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Must have strong organizational skills, ability to prioritize and multi-task

  • Proficiency with non-linear editing equipment, specifically Adobe Premiere

  • Proficiency with After Effects, Photoshop

  • Social Media Fluency

  • Love and passion for news

  • Great Attitude

  • Awareness of NY broadcast market

  • College degree/ Film/Production/Journalism

  • Available to work weekends (when needed)

  • Experience running shoots and original production

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit

Job Number: 2017-45796