Promoting and Advocating for the Broadcasters of Nevada, While Serving the Public

Nevada Broadcasters Association
Category:
News
Position/Title:
Sr. News Producer
Details:

FOX 5 KVVU a Meredith Corporation TV Station

I. Job Summary | Major goals and objectives.

The Sr News Producer researches, writes, formats, coordinates and booths live broadcasts of Fox5 news programming.  This position provides editorial and production direction to field crews regarding content, coordination and production execution.  In addition to acting as a newscast producer, the Sr. Producer will supervise additional newscasts and mentor other producers as instructed by news management. The Sr. Producer will also take an active role in providing content for all digital channels as instructed by news management.  

II. Essential Job Functions

Weight %

Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results

50%

Researches, selects, writes and edits newscast elements.  Creatively produces compelling newscasts, which includes attention to fact checking, creative graphics that enhance storytelling, attention to detail, and overcommunication with reporters and anchors contributing to the newscast process. 

30%

Supervises additional newscasts and mentors producers as instructed by news management.

20%

Generates news content for all FOX5 digital channels

100%

Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
1/16/2020
Closing Date:
2/16/2020
State:
Nevada
Experience:
Two years producing newscasts or live programs for a television or cable station. 
Requirements:

Must have Line Producing Experience with script writing and editorial experience preferred.

Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

INews or similar

Must maintain a working knowledge of current news events

Ability to work a flexible work schedule and work as a member of a team.

Advanced understanding of show presentation.

Excellent writing and graphics skills; ability to provide an interesting and substantive product.

Must be results oriented.

Ability to focus on coordination of daily and long range segments from first contact to on-air product.

Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Ability to work in a creative fast paced environment.

Ability to make quick decisions without losing composure.

Ability to manage multiple projects and assignments simultaneously.

% Travel Required (Approximate): 5%

Contact:
We are always on the lookout for bright, creative talent to be part of the Meredith team.
Visit us today at:

http://www.meredith.com/viewjobopenings

Apply Online URL:
http://www.meredith.com/viewjobopenings
Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Station/Company

KVVU TV

Post Date: January 16, 2020
Closing Date: February 16, 2020