Newscast ProducerKFDA-TV / KEYU-TV / KZBZ-LP
Location: Amarillo, TX
Contact Name: Gray Television
Title: Newscast Producer
Reports To: News Director
About Gray Television:
Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households.
We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.
KFDA is located in Amarillo, the heart of West Texas. We have built a dominant station in our market through hard work, dedication to journalism and being diligent who we pick to come work with with us. We are looking for those who want to make a difference.
KFDA in Amarillo seeks a talented, energetic news producer to join our market leading team. This candidate will work with a leading group of journalists to produce and deliver top quality content.
Essential responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Selecting, writing and assembling news for primetime broadcast and digital platforms.
- Monitor feeds, web sites and sister agencies for new content and breaking news.
- Work closely with team members to identify supplemental material.
- Work closely with News management to develop new, creative story telling methods.
- A degree in communication, journalism or related field.
- Strong communications and people skills.
- Competitive, energetic, self-starter who wants to win.
- Strong writing and organizational skills.
- Ability to meet deadlines and enjoy a fast paced environment.
If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on "apply now", upload your resume, cover letter and references.
Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.
As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.