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News Producer NexStar Broadcasting, Inc.

Apply by 2018-06-15

KRQE News 13, a CBS affiliate is searching for a top notch news producer to join our news efforts in Albuquerque, NM.    The ideal candidate must demonstrate the ability to put together a compelling and quality newscast.  You must have solid writing and producing skills, excellent news judgment and the ability to react quickly to breaking news. This person must be aggressive, thorough, and able to come up with stories by themselves.

The producer delivers and contributes accurate, visual, news content across all media platforms.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for evaluating stories; organizing them into a cohesive sequence within a newscast or digital content for the web.
  • Oversees writing, production, and timing of broadcast or on-line publication.
  • Define strategic direction for content coverage to meet business objectives.
  • Manage news room, contribute to the editorial process and make solid decisions in breaking news situations.
  • Monitor post-production processes to ensure accurate completion of details.
  • Execute strategies that engage and grow audiences across all digital devices.
  • Write, produce and edit material that appeals to target audiences.
  • Research production topics using the internet, video archives, and other information sources.

Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Must be able to interact well with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers, production and engineering staff.
  • Detail oriented; proficient in non-linear editing.
  • Excellent verbal, written, grammar and analytical skills.
  • Strong news judgment, journalistic integrity and understanding of viewer needs and expectations.
  • Knowledge of media production, communication and dissemination techniques and methods, including alternative ways to inform and entertain via written, oral, and visual media.
  • Ability to meet quality standards for service & evaluate customer satisfaction.
  • Proficient in non-linear editing.

Education/Experience
Bachelors Degree in Communications, TV/film or equivalent experience may substitute 2+ years experience in television or radio broadcast/production.

Training/Equipment: 
Utilize state-of-the-art television technology; MS Outlook, E-mail.

Work Environment/Physical Requirements:  High stress environment with deadline pressures. Some travel may be required on an occasional basis.

 

NOTE:  This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.

To express your interest in this position, please click on the action link https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/8043  to submit your resume. The application deadline is open until the position has been filled.

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