News Producer-12742

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

KTVB

TEGNA, Inc.

DESCRIPTION

Do you love local news?

Do you have great attention to detail — even in high-pressure situations?

Do you have a passion for putting together newscasts that people WANT to watch?

Perfect!

KTVB is looking for a competitive News Producer to join our team of award-winning journalists.

Responsibilities:

  • First and foremost, the ideal candidate will have strong, creative writing skills.
  • The perfect person for this job must also be dedicated to creating shows that engage and inform the viewer.  They would also look for opportunities to give viewers a voice in our coverage.
  • Being an “idea person” is also a major plus. 
  • A strong candidate will be able to actively contribute to content discussions during our daily news meetings.  To do that they’ll have to have a pulse on what people are talking about in our community.

KTVB is the #1 news station in the market, with a reputation built on trust and fairness.

If you think you can be accurate, quick and creative all at the same time make sure to apply.

Don’t forget to attach your cover letter along with your resume.


JOB EXPERIENCE


REQUIREMENTS

Requirements:

  • Some news producing experience preferred.  If you don’t have the experience, convince us why you’d be the ideal candidate.
  • A strong producer will work to craft, build, mold, visualize, and conceptualize the lead story, deep-dive content, and specialized material for the newscast
  • Work directly with Executive Producer & other management to consistently build a high-quality news show
  • Strong, creative writing skills
  • Build graphics and use effectively in shows
  • Demonstrated proficiency in using social media for news-gathering
  • Must be organized and calm enough to handle breaking news situations and changing events
  • Must not shy away from learning about new software that help make shows more engaging
  • Provides editorial guidance to reporters and oversees writers
  • ENPS, Axis graphics, Vertigo experience preferred
  • College degree in journalism or related field
  • Must be willing to work any shift

 

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 63 television stations in 51 U.S. markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 network affiliates in the top 25 markets among independent station groups, reaching approximately 39 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks True Crime Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, digital and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit http://www.TEGNA.com.

 

TEGNA requires all employees to be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus.

 

EEO statement:

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information. TEGNA complies with all applicable laws related to accommodations.


ADDITIONAL INFO

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.


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