Full Time Job

Morning Producer


Rapid City, SD 10-07-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
About KOTA:

KOTA and KEVN are the ABC and FOX affiliates in Rapid City at the base of the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota. KOTA and KEVN and the market leaders for local news, sports and weather and recently moved in to a new, state of the art facility. KOTA and KEVN feature separate brands. Both stations cover the Black Hills area of South Dakota as well as parts of eastern Wyoming. Our teams produce six daily newscasts and six weekend newscasts.

Job Summary/Description:

KOTA Territory News is looking for a full-time producer for our morning newscast. Come work in our state-of-the-art studio in the beautiful Black Hills!
Our ideal candidate is a leader; someone who has great news sense, intelligence and energy, plus a creative vision for what it takes to produce a solid newscast.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

The producer creates the newscast rundown, writes stories, builds graphics, coordinates with field crews, and communicates with everyone involved in the daily newscast. This position provides editorial and production direction regarding content, coordination and newscast execution, while using individual creativity to produce a top morning show.
Excellent written and oral communication skills are a must. Solid news judgment and ability to multi-task is essential. You should be calm under pressure. This position places heavy emphasis on web, mobile and social media. The ideal candidate would be social media and tech savvy. You must be a team player with a great attitude and be available to work various schedules as needed.

- BA in Journalism or related field
- Must be versed in broadcast and digital writing styles

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rnxe23-3-80-3-192-42 in your application.

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.