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Part-Time News Producer / Editor


Omaha, NE 8 days ago
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  • Paid
  • Part Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Part-time News Producer/Editor

KETV Television, Omaha's News Leader, has an immediate open for a part-time Producer/Editor.

This is an excellent opportunity for an aspiring broadcast/digital journalist to start his or her career. This position involves support for KETV's weekend morning newscasts, working pre-dawn hours on Saturday and Sunday. In addition, you would have the opportunity to pick-up another 8 hour shift during the week where you could define your role as a photojournalist, or producer in support of KETV news. KETV will offer training in all aspects of television and digital news production for this position. Experience with Adobe Premiere editing is a big plus for this position. KETV also can provide opportunities for video photography in the field if the candidate has an interest in this aspect of news production.

Job Responsibilities:
• Edit video for weekend morning newscasts
• Work in the production control room to time and execute a live newscast by interacting with production crews, anchors and producers.
• News writing for television newscasts and KETV digital platforms
• Schedule live interviews and live reports and gather information for news stories.

Experience Requirements:
• This is an entry-level position. Beginners with the right skill-sets and interests will be considered.

Job Expectations
• Candidates must be willing to work pre-dawn hours on Saturdays and Sundays
• Candidates must be willing to accept the pressures of television news deadlines, and work quickly, and efficiently
• Candidates must have be able to pay attention to details and follow directions.
• Strong grammar and writing skills
• An understanding of journalistic principles
• Ability to carry 30 pounds of camera equipment
• Willingness to work outdoors in adverse weather conditions on occasion

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-re4wn0-34-231-247-88-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Hearst Television, a subsidiary of Hearst, owns and operates local television and radio stations serving 26 media markets across 39 states reaching over 21 million U.S. television households.