Raycom Media

Producer - The Southern Weekend

# of Openings
RNN/Hub News
Employment Status
Regular Full-Time
Work Days
Work Hours

Job Overview

Producer – The Southern Weekend


Are you a television and digital producer who loves to eat, travel and experience all the amazing things the South offers?  Can you find fascinating people, places and things to do and turn those stories into engaging programming for broadcast and digital distribution?  Are you an experienced communicator who can work well with talent, interview subjects and sponsored content clients alike?  If so, come join the adventure at The Southern Weekend.


The Southern Weekend is a cross-platform food, travel and lifestyle brand created by Raycom Media.  We’re looking for a producer who can do it all… pre-production, coordinating and overseeing location shoots, field production, script writing and managing the editing and post production process.  You’ll also contribute and create content for our digital properties, including thesouthernweekend.com. 


This position is based out of Atlanta and will spend considerable time travelling across the South.


What you need to be successful—

  • 3-5 years experience as a television field producer with a proven track record of creating engaging television and digital content
  • Passion for food and travel
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • An ability to prioritize and address multiple projects with varying production timelines
  • Be great to work with. We’re a small team who loves working together, and we want to work with someone we love 
  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism or a related field, or equivalent professional experience


Here’s some more information about us


Our program

Our 1-hour show airs six times a year across Raycom’s 65 owned and operated television stations, which are primarily located in the Southeast. 


Our digital audience

The Southern Weekend can be found across Raycom’s digital platforms, reaching a digital audience of more than 40-million unique users each month.  


Our story

Raycom Media is a growing team of nearly 5,000 people, dedicated to our communities and great story telling while providing marketing solutions for our clients.  With more than 65 television stations and digital brands, we bring news and information to consumers in 44 markets across 20 states every single day across multiple platforms.  Our Pure Cars team, based out of Atlanta and Charleston, is the digital leader in automotive advertising solutions.   Tupelo-Raycom, is our exciting sports and entertainment production group based in New York and Indianapolis.  In Charlotte, you will find Raycom Sports, a production, marketing and events management team, second to none. Then just outside of Nashville, RTM Productions is revving things up as our innovative automotive programming and marketing company.  Last but not least, your home for food, travel and lifestyle content in the South, The Southern Weekend, based in Atlanta.


Ready to join us?  Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume with cover letter. Additional duties may be assigned as necessary.  No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V


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