• Full Time
  • Anywhere

KUSA/KTVD-TV

TEGNA, Inc.

DESCRIPTION

Daily Blast Live, a nationally syndicated, live show from TEGNA, based in Denver, CO, has an immediate opening for a Researcher. If LIVE TV gets you excited, and you have experience in TV Research, Daily Blast Live is the show for you! Compensation range: $45,000 to $50,000 annually

Responsibilities:

  • Fact checks scripts and talent while they are live on air.
  • Assist in copy editing involved with the fact checking.
  • Provide producers with research for live interviews.
  • Provide producers with information on daily talk subjects.
  • Find and pitch interview subjects.
  • Need to provide hosts with name pronunciations for interview and story subjects.
  • Responds quickly to changing circumstances and breaking news with a willingness to change as needed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

JOB EXPERIENCE

3 – 5 years


REQUIREMENTS

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in journalism.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in television broadcast.
  • Excellent research and grammar skills.
  • Strong understanding and demonstrated proficiency in TV production.
  • Solid news judgment and the ability to work with little supervision are necessities.
  • Deadline and detail oriented.
  • Thrives in fast-paced, high-pressure, live TV environment. Self-starter, multi-tasker. Talk Show or Newsroom experience a plus.
  • Experience producing interviews with celebrities and newsmakers a plus.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (i.e. Word, Excel, Outlook)

Travel: Rarely: less than 10%

Work Environment Set: Office: normally performed in a typical interior/office environment

Physical Demands Set: Sedentary work: Involves sitting most of the time; walking, lifting, bending, standing, etc.

 

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 64 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.

 

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.

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