Sinclair Broadcast Group News Producer in Abilene, Texas
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KTXS has an immediate opening for a creative News Producer. The candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our morning or evening newscasts. This position will also work closely with the News Director, Anchors, and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content. In this position you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our web site and social media platforms.
Solid news judgment
Be a compelling and accurate writer
Be able to multitask and manage their time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast
Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment
Must have strong leadership skills
Excellent communication skills
The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts
Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must
Previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station is a plus
Journalism degree preferred
Proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Edius or Avid) and newsroom systems such as ENPS or iNews
Please include a recent web link of your work.
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Abilene, Texas, United States