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

Nevada Broadcasters Association
job requisition id JR030806
KTNV, The E.W. Scripps station in Las Vegas, Nevada is searching for a producer for our morning lifestyle program. This Morning Blend Producer will help create, lead and organize content for multiple platforms utilizing strong editorial, journalistic, organizational and communication skills.
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
  • Develops and organizes newscasts or local programs; responsible for writing, story development and showcasing.

  • Collaborates with reporters, anchors, news managers and assignment editors to determine content needs.

  • Enhances the content with graphics, video, research, and station branding.

  • Executes time sensitive decisions.

  • Responsible for oversight of live broadcast and up to the minute editorial decisions.

  • Performs desktop editing.

  • Posts content to station’s Web sites.

  • Attend Sales Client Meetings with Account Executives.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or related field.

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience as a television writer or producer.

  • Experience with lifestyle/sales related program production a plus.

WHAT YOU’LL BRING:

  • Excellent conversational, creative writing, organizational and attention to detail skills.

    Adaptive, self motivated and able to work in fast paced, deadline driven environment.

  • Strong vision and ability to advance stories.

  • Excellent interpersonal communicator.

  • Extraordinarily passionate about writing; courageous and creative storyteller with attention to even tiny details – choosing the perfect words, grammar, spelling.

  • Highly organized.

  • Highly adaptable – fast paced, deadline driven environment

  • Strong self-motivation.

  • Working knowledge of journalistic ethics and libel laws and strong editorial judgement.

  • Must be proficient with final cut and or adobe premiere editing systems, MS Office, MS Word.

SCRIPPS’ COMMITMENT TO EQUITY, DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION:
At Scripps, we are committed to a diverse and inclusive culture that reflects the communities we serve. We are intentional about creating an environment where employees, our audiences and other stakeholders feel valued and inspired to reach their full potential and make authentic connections. We foster a workplace culture that embraces each person’s diversity, including the extent to which they are similar or different. Scripps leaders believe that an equitable and inclusive culture is not only the right thing to do, it is a business imperative. Read more about our commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion at scripps.com.

ABOUT SCRIPPS:

The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) is a diversified media company focused on creating a better-informed world. As one of the nation’s largest local TV broadcasters, Scripps serves communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a portfolio of 61 stations in 41 markets. The Scripps Networks reach nearly every American through the national news outlets Court TV and Newsy and popular entertainment brands ION, Bounce, Defy TV, Grit, ION Mystery, Laff and TrueReal. Scripps is the nation’s largest holder of broadcast spectrum. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, “Give light and the people will find their own way.”

As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company.

Apply here https://scripps.com/careers/find-a-job/ or contact Krystin Lewis-HR Business Partner at 702-257-8492 with any questions.

Station/Company

KTNV

Post Date: January 9, 2023
Closing Date: February 12, 2023
Nevada Broadcasters Foundation Scholarship Fund