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Digital Executive Producer / Anchor


Shreveport, LA 07-09-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

Digital Executive Producer / Anchor - KSLA

About KSLA:

KSLA News 12 is the aggressive, National Edward R. Murrow award-winning CBS affiliate serving the region known as the ArkLaTex. The station is the market's leader in timely and accurate reporting of breaking news, investigative journalism, award-winning storytelling and First Alert Weather. KSLA News 12 serves its community on all on-air, digital and mobile platforms embracing the innovation of the industry. In the center of the ArkLaTex is the Shreveport/Bossier City metroplex where the best of Louisiana, Texas and Arkansas culture is combined to create a vibrant and comfortable lifestyle.

Job Summary/Description:

KSLA has launched a unique OTT platform aimed to relay news faster and more in-depth throughout the day. The ideal Executive Producer/Anchor for this position is a digital/social superstar who knows how to engage with the audience, has strong interview and ad lib skills, and can manage multiple stories. The EP/Anchor will lay out a coverage plan each day and adjust as the news of the day dictates. We need an awesome organizer who has a plan and then can blow it up as news changes.

Your responsibilities will include (but not be limited to) the following:
*Develop a daily OTT plan utilizing staff and regional/national resources
*Develop/produce content throughout the day for OTT and all platforms
*Live interviews/debriefs with reporters, story subjects, content contributors, etc.
*Appear on camera anchoring reports throughout the day
*Adjust plan as breaking news develops
*Interact/contribute to our company's OTT channel Local News Live (LNL)

*Clear and concise communication with team members and social/digital audience
*Demonstrate strong organizational skills
*Writing and editing skills to produce content for all platforms
*College degree in journalism or related field

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gx7vx4-18-232-179-37-42 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.