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, San Francisco, Seattle, St. Louis, Cedar City-St. George (Utah), Milwaukee, South Bend and Rockford.
Network TV Promotions Producer
General Job Description:
Weigel Broadcasting has an immediate opening for a skilled TV writer/producer/video editor to join our growing network promotion department. In this hands-on creative role you will be responsible for writing, producing and video editing compelling promotional on-air messaging that commands attention and drives viewer interest, awareness, and tune-in for our TV network brands. Our company continues to grow and we need talented creatives who can take promotional assignments from ideas to completion on-air.

Duties/Responsibilities:
Writing, producing and video editing of image, tune-in, topical, event, and other promotional TV materials.
Develops innovative and compelling ideas for promotional TV campaigns.
Works with various departments to shepherd projects through the entire video production process.
Other duties, as assigned.
Requirements:
The ideal candidate is a seasoned creative professional with outstanding creative, writing, producing and video editing skills, as well as strong visual and graphic design sense.
Previous experience writing, producing and video editing promos for a broadcast TV network or stations.
Self-starter who is assertive, enthusiastic and highly motivated.
Skills in the Premiere and Adobe Family Suite.
TV entertainment promotion experience is a definite plus.
This is a high quality, deadline-driven environment.
We need professional promotion creatives with demonstrated experience in producing great messaging from conception through completion.
Candidates should share links to their professional resume, work history, promotion demo reel and production examples.

Our Perks & Benefits:
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance package
Long Term Disability Insurance
HSA Plans
401k with Company Match
Vacation/PTO/Sick/Paid Holidays
Paid Qualified-FMLA Leave
Tax-free Transit
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.


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