Newscast ProducerKTXS / NTXS / QTXS / KTES / KTXE
Location: Abilene, TX
Contact Name: Sinclair Broadcast Group
Category: Media - Journalism - Newspaper
Position/Title: Newscast Producer
KTXS has an immediate opening to produce our market leading morning show and contribute to our local news gathering efforts.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 10/5/2021
Closing Date: 12/4/2021
KTXS has an immediate opening to produce our market leading morning show and contribute to our local news gathering efforts. In this role, you will produce the station's most watched newscast and then help with content gathering efforts in the evening by positioning crews to cover what's happening. You will get to interact with state and local leaders as you help set-up stories for our news reporters. This position will work closely with Anchors, Managers, Reporters and our Digital Content Team.
The ideal candidate will have:
• Solid news judgment
• Be a compelling and accurate writer
• Be able to multitask and manage time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast
• Ability to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment
• Strong leadership and communication skills
• The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts and content gathering efforts
• Flexibility and on-the-spot problem solving abilities are a must
• College degree in journalism or a related field preferred
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Make your mark in Media with Sinclair Broadcast Group, a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere! We have consistently led the broadcast industry since our inception, and now Sinclair owns the largest regional sports network business and one of the largest television broadcast portfolios in the country. Also, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, our own Tennis Channel, and several multicast networks including TBD and Comet. Our content is distributed over-the-air, on multi-video providers, and through our industry-leading digital media platforms. We also recently launched a free TV streaming service called STIRR. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team!
About the Team
The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: great benefits, open-door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let’s talk.
Contact: Sinclair Broadcast Group
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