Job Summary

Manages the production activities of television/radio and/or other media.

Job Functions

  • Plans and coordinates various aspects of radio or television programs.
  • Interviews and selects writers.
  • Outlines program to be produced and evaluates finished script.
  • Composes or edits program script to meet management or other requirements.
  • Coordinates various aspects of production, such as audio work, scenes, music, timing, camera work, and script writing.
  • Gives instructions to staff to schedule broadcast and to develop projects.
  • Reviews production to ensure objectives are attained.
  • Views taped program to select scenes to be used for promotional purposes, using video equipment.
  • Listens to audio tape recording to verify program, script, or sound effects conform to broadcast standards, using audio equipment.
  • May obtain costumes, props, music, or other equipment or personnel to complete production.
  • May represent television network, acting as liaison to independent producer of television series produced for network broadcast.
  • May review budget and expenditures.
  • May coordinate production details to produce live television programs from locations distant from station.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and six years of experience. Experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis.

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