News Producer

January 14, 2020 by Comments Off on News Producer


KOLD in Tucson, AZ has an immediate opening for a full-time news producer. We are looking for a strong writer with excellent news judgment and creative showcasing skills. This position is also responsible for producing material for our digital media platforms. The successful candidate must have strong initiative, be detail oriented, and perform well under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment. Editing experience is a must. Applicants must also be flexible and willing to work overnights, holidays, weekends or overtime hours as needed.

General Responsibilities:

– Produce newscasts, writing scripts, editing video, editing copy, making/ordering graphics to fit stories, making maps, coordinating live shots with directors, production staff, and reporters
– Computer knowledge including newsroom software (ENPS), Microsoft applications and Internet use
– Write and post stories for all digital platforms
– Demonstrate strong editorial judgment while following journalistic ethics and libel laws
– Ability to maintain professional and ethical conduct at the station and in the community
– Ability to maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving in a collaborative manner with co-workers, supervisors, and viewers
– Flexibility to work varied shifts when necessary, including overnights and weekends
– Perform other duties as assigned

College degree in journalism or related field required or equivalent professional experience.

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