Full Time Job

Producer Special Projects, Investigative

CBS Television Stations

Fort Worth, TX 09-18-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Producer Special Projects, Investigative (CBS KTVT-Fort Worth)

CBS O&O in Dallas-Fort Worth (KTVT) seeks an exceptional multi skilled dynamic Producer to join our fast-paced special projects team. As our producer you thrive in a fast-paced newsroom, pitching original story ideas, conducting interviews, writing scripts, and creating basic data maps. We are looking for a self-starter who can juggle multiple stories every week, on investigative, consumer, health, and human-interest stories reinventing new ways we can reach our content consumers.

Come be part of our rockstar team of journalists. DFW is the only top 5 market where quality of life can actually-be affordable. Journalism matters. Local matters!

• Write, research skills and shoot/edit
• Work closely with Special Projects Team to develop and execute compelling content for both linear and digital platforms
• Review and edit reporter scripts to ensure accuracy, quality, and compliance with all FCC requirements and legal issues
• Work with Creative Services Department to assist in promotion of special projects pieces on multiple platforms
• Plan and execute content to support community partnerships and station events

Preferred Education, Experience, and Certification Requirements:
• Bachelor's or technical degree in Broadcast Journalism
• Minimum five (5) years' experience as a news producer, reporter, or special projects producer
• Two (2) plus years in a medium or large market
• Strong writing, research skills and ability to shoot/edit are required
• Communications, or allied field preferred
• Excellent organizational and communication skills required
• Must be results-oriented, innovative, and demonstrate leadership and teamwork

Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gwvbzk-34-229-119-176-42 in your application.