Live 5 News, in gorgeous Charleston, South Carolina,  is seeking an investigative producer to join our award-winning team. The ideal candidate will support our station’s investigative efforts through daily producing and long-term projects. In addition to turning in-depth, promotable content, you will be expected to verify facts and develop investigative angles. Successful candidate must skillfully dig for stories, research ideas for stories, and accurately and quickly verify facts needed for stories. Be prepared to issue FOIA requests, examine documents and agendas, and find the reasons that information matters to people. Producer will develop and maintain contacts and sources and work with anchors, investigative reporters and management on
targeted special reports. Must be a creative storyteller with the ability to shoot, write and edit compelling stories.

General Responsibilities (include but not limited to):

– Must have excellent writing skills
– Must have excellent video news gathering and editing skills
– Will work with anchors, investigative reporters, EPs and News Director on targeted special reports
– Conduct computer assisted research
– Demonstrate sound news judgment, collaborate with others to present the store in the best way

Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings

WCSC in Charleston, South Carolina has been the dominant #1 station in the market since sign-on 66 years ago. In addition to being named #1 Top City in the U.S. for six straight years, Charleston was named #1 Top City in the World by T+L in 2016. Charleston’s food scene, high-tech growth and hot real estate market means the Charleston metro area is growing at three times the U.S. population average. Manufacturing jobs at Boeing, Mercedes and Volvo and the medical community continue to make the Lowcountry a destination market. Charleston Regional Development Alliance reports 28 new people every day move to the Charleston metro (net new arrivals not counting births). WCSC 5 is committed to the Lowcountry. Live 5 News is also committed to breaking news and weather and investigative journalism and is the most recognized and awarded news team in the market. Learn more about WCSC Live 5 at Live5News.com