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Company: Weigel Broadcasting Co.
Location: Chicago, IL
Weigel Broadcasting Co.
Weigel Broadcasting Co.
Weigel Broadcasting Co. is a family-owned media company based in Chicago, Illinois. The company owns and operates national television networks, as well as local broadcast stations throughout the country. Weigel is the leader in the multicast television network space with “MeTV,” Memorable Entertainment Television, the number-one rated and distributed multicast network, as well as the “Movies!” Network in cooperation with the Fox Television Stations, the “DECADES” Network, the “H&I” Network and the “Start TV” Network in association with the CBS Television Stations. Weigel’s local stations include CBS, ABC, The CW, MyNet and Telemundo network affiliates. Weigel and its affiliate companies broadcast network and independent television stations in Los Angeles, Chicago, Seattle, St. Louis, Cedar City-St. George (Utah), Milwaukee, South Bend and Rockford.
On-Air Promotions Producer
General Job Description:
CW26, Chicago’s new home for the CW, has an immediate opening for a skilled writer/producer/editor to join our On-Air Promotions department. You will be responsible for creating on-air promos for a variety of entertainment, news, sports and syndicated programming. Our company continues to grow and we need talented people who can accept a creative challenge, and produce innovative and unique promotional content
Write, produce, direct and edit various on-air promotional content.
Work with various departments to guide projects through the entire production process.
Create unique & clever ways to promote our content digitally.
Other duties, as assigned.
The ideal candidate is a seasoned creative professional with outstanding writing, producing and editing skills as well as strong visual and graphic sense.
Previous experience writing, producing and editing promos for television is required.
Self-starter who is assertive, enthusiastic and highly motivated.
Proficient in Adobe Premiere and additional experience in Adobe Creative Suite is preferred.
Videography experience a definite plus.
This is a high quality, deadline driven environment.
We need professional promotion creatives with demonstrated experience in producing great content from conception through completion.
If interested please submit your resume, cover letter, and link to reel.
Our Perks & Benefits:
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance package
Long Term Disability Insurance
401k with Company Match
Paid Qualified-FMLA Leave
Discounted Parking Access
Gym Membership Discount
Convenient access to highways and public transportation
Open air office environment
One block from the aptly named Restaurant Row
Weigel Broadcasting Co. maintains an Equal Employment Opportunity Policy for all applicants and employees. We give fair consideration to all qualified persons and afford all our employees opportunities for advancement according to their individual abilities, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age or sex, or other protected categories. No opportunities for promotion, transfer or any other benefit of employment will be diminished through discriminatory practices. Employees or prospective employees have the right to notify an appropriate local, state or Federal agency if they believe they have been discriminated against.