Senior Producer (JR033532)

Job Post from: KTNV

Full time
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KTNV, the E.W. Scripps ABC station in Las Vegas, Nevada is looking for a seasoned and dynamic Senior Reporter to join our team. The Senior Reporter must be a top-tier storyteller with the ability to own the content in front of them. Beyond reporting duties, this role will also involve providing mentorship and guidance to new reporters at KTNV.


  • Generate compelling story ideas tailored for multiple platforms.
  • Report live on location from various news events.
  • Some anchoring duties may be required.
  • Gather and verify factual information regarding stories through interview, observation, and research.
  • Organize material, and write stories according to prescribed editorial story style, and formats for each of our platforms- including digital.
  • Research stories through personal contacts, the internet and other sources deciding the best angle and approach for the story.
  • Collaborate effectively with News, Promotion, Production and Engineering on daily broadcast, special projects and online coverage.
  • Make community appearances and participate in station-led initiatives.
  • Build a network of informational sources to provide exclusive stories for the Scripps brand.
  • Meet all production deadlines.
  • Periodically required to drive personal or company vehicle to cover various assignments.


  • Bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism or related degree or equivalent years of experience.
  • Generally, 5+ years of experience in related field preferred.


  • Strong communication skills, oral and written.
  • Collaboration mentality and approach to daily work.
  • Experience reporting and producing news stories of impact.
  • Ability to multi-task stories and produce versions for each platform we serve.
  • Advanced ability when it comes to critical thinking.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.

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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 more than 60 stations in 40+ markets. Scripps reaches households across the U.S. with national news outlets Scripps News and Court TV and popular entertainment brands ION, Bounce, Defy TV, Grit, ION Mystery and Laff. Scripps is the nation’s largest holder of broadcast spectrum. Scripps is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps’ long-time motto is: “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.

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