San Francisco, CA
Nexstar Media Group's station, KRON4, the San Francisco Bay Area's Local News Station, seeks a Newscast Producer. This position is responsible for creating a daily newscast for an assigned time slot, using various resources such as reporters, writers, video, wire copy, and information gathered in the newsroom.
This will be a full time, non-union, non-exempt position.
• Complete entire rundown at least 1 hour before the show airs
• Check logs to verify on and off times as wells as commercial break lengths
• Write all teases, preshows, cold opens
• View and approve video clips, OTS's, camios
• Edit video for stories and teases using desktop editing system
• Be prepared for breaking news
• Talk to reporters, assignment editors, directors, associate producers directly
• Communicate clearly with control room staff and anchors
• Management reserves the discretion to add or modify job duties as required
• 3 – 5 years' experience producing compelling newscasts in a medium to major market
• Demonstrated ability to use state of the art live and graphic technologies, digital editing systems, and to work with writers, reporters and assignment editors on story development
• College degree or equivalent in journalism/communications or broadcasting preferred
• Must be a self-starter, hard worker, have a great attitude, and be versatile and efficient
Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.