WTTW (Chicago PBS) is looking for a Producer. This individual will serve as Producer for the weekly program Chicago Tonight: Black Voices and will work closely with supervisors and talent to produce an engaging program that particularly focuses on issues important to the areas Black community while also being accessible to a general audience. This person will also produce original content for the nightly broadcast of Chicago Tonight and its website at wttw.com/news. This multi-platform journalist will work as part of a team under deadline pressure, and will utilize judgment, fact-checking and research skills. This person will also work with the WTTW Community Engagement team on news related projects, as well as other projects as assigned.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES :
EXPERIENCE: 5-10 years of journalism experience required; television production experience strongly preferred.
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelor’s Degree required.
*Selected candidate will need to be, or become, a member of AFTRA.
Window to the World Communications, Inc., the parent organization of WTTW and WFMT, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Diversity is a core value at WTTW|WFMT. We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working environment for all staff. We believe every member on our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design and deliver solutions. WTTW|WFMT is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff. WTTW|WFMT will honor your experiences, perspectives, and unique identity. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming.