Full Time Job

Digital News Producer


Twin Falls, ID 05-18-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
About KMVT:

KMVT is the dominant news source for Twin Falls and Central Idaho. Twin Falls offers great scenic views and diverse recreation opportunities. Winter in Idaho brings the opportunity for snow sports all over the stat, and our station is 45 minutes from world class skiing in Sun Valley. When the snow melts you can enjoy mountain biking, hiking, fishing, and picnics. Take in the views of the massive Snake River Canyon or tee off surrounded by canyon walls and dazzling waterfalls. Home to the ''Niagara of the West'', Shoshone Falls is higher than Niagara Falls and a unique and beautiful site to enjoy. Kayak and explore the Snake River or dine in a great local restaurant, featuring fresh Idaho potatoes of course.

Job Summary/Description:

KMVT News ''Putting You First'' as the #1 station in the Magic Valley provides viewership with up to the minute coverage across all touchpoints. This person will be responsible for overseeing KMVT's digital content, that includes a prominent KMVT News app. This person will also be responsible to be a leader, as KMVT will be providing content and talk back opportunities through our OTT desk platform. Minimum requirements include a college degree in journalism or similar, outstanding writing ability, excellent communication, self-motivation, and organizational skills. Must thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-drive environment and project a positive image for our station in the community.

The primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Write and edit news copy.
- Clip video to post to digital products.
- Plan live streaming events on digital products.
- Gather news by phone.
- Send push alter to app users during breaking news.
- Monitor and approve scrips by reporting staff.
- Ability to manage multiple news stories and work under deadline in a fast-paced environment.

- Degree in Communications, Journalism or other related field.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gm5jev-3-215-79-116-42 in your application.

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Company Profile

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.