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WLS - Promotion Producer

23 Nov, 2021

Job ID 884124BR

Location Chicago, Illinois, United States

Business ABC Owned TV Stations

Date posted Nov. 15, 2021

Job Summary:

ABC 7 Chicago, WLS Television, an ABC/Disney owned television station and Chicago’s #1 television station is looking for a highly motivated Promotion Producer to produce compelling topical and image promotions, social and digital videos, and PSAs in support of the WLS Promotion team.

Job Summary
The ideal candidate comes with a can-do attitude and the ability to write, edit and shoot compelling TV spots. This individual will inspire the rest of the team with bold, innovative concepts. While the job focuses on creativity, we value team-first players who can communicate effectively and bring a developed sense of responsibility, organization, and proactivity. This is not an entry-level position.


  • Conceptualizing and producing high-end station image campaigns, news series promos, PSAs, daily topical news promotion, local programming promotion, sales/marketing campaigns that extend across multiple platforms.
  • The ideal candidate should be able to shoot and edit.
  • This is a fast-paced work environment. This individual will provide day-to-day promotional support for our News, Programming, and Sales departments.
  • Proven track record of creative problem solving and the ability to manage multiple projects at once.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years of promo producing experience preferred
  • Must have the proven ability to take an idea from concept to completion, including producing, writing, shooting, and editing.
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Experience performing well under pressure
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule. Some weekends will be required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to edit using Adobe Premiere
  • Adobe suite proficiency
  • Ability to shoot video using prosumer and DSLR cameras
  • Dalet experience a plus

Required Education

  • High school diploma or equivalent

Preferred Education

  • Bachelor’s degree

Additional Information:

WLS Television, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state, or local law. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories, and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.
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