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TVC Communications is one of Nigeria’s leading broadcast companies operating market-leading channels including TVC, TVC News Channel, Max 102.3 Lagos, Adaba FM Ondo and TVC Digital. We are now expanding our business through an aggressive programme of investment to help build audience share and drive cross-platform advertising revenue.
We are recruiting to fill the position of:
Job Title: News Programme Producer
Principal Accountabilities (IPE Factors: Impact & Innovation)
- A programmes producer is one of the most integral members of any production team.
- Takes all the elements of a newscast (packages, video, graphics, etc.) and compiles them into a cohesive show.
- Work in conjunction with the programme studio director and producers and create the quality content for the show.
- Ensure contents are developed using Specific programme methodology and psychology.
- Ensure that this is carried out by meeting with the producers, programmes studio director and floor manager in daily pre-production meetings for the show.
- Inform the producers in pre – production meetings of the direction of each show:
- Creative treatment specifics
- Tactical approach to interviews.
- Maintain an excellent working relationship with the technical director and team in the control room to ensure the smooth running of the show.
- Ensure producers work with regulatory considerations and political correctness
- Develop creative content for shows to project commercial viability
- Review the statistics from the show and analyse them for reports and feedback to the supervising producer on movement forward.
- Submit reports based on these with analysis and comment.
- Write the script for programmes
- Organize the show, to ensure that there is good ‘flow’.
- Gather leads for possible stories.
- Monitor the wire agencies / network feeds for potential stories.
- Ensure videos are edited for voice-overs.
- Keep in touch with reporters and crew in the field in order to monitor how stories are developing.
- Write in-show and pre-show teases.
- Co – ordinate live shots.
Critical Qualifications / Skills / Experience
- Production skill
- Excellent Writing Skills
- Script Writing
- Coordination skill
- Interpersonal relations skill
- Accuracy / thoroughness
- First degree in Mass Communication, Humanities or its equivalent. Post Graduate qualification will be an added advantage
- Minimum of 5 years experience in a similar position.