Full Time Job

Producer / Writer -

KTLA

Los Angeles, CA 06-01-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
KTLA, the #1 station in the #2 market, is looking for a Producer/Writer. In the heart of Hollywood, KTLA is like no other – from Bob Hope's sign-on to Red Carpets, Rose Parades, and powerhouse News, KTLA is beloved. And why LA? Los Angeles is a diverse community with hundreds of performing arts venues, museums, and unmatched sports/outdoor activities - and the perfect weather to enjoy them all!

KTLA's Producer/Writer is responsible for producing newscasts, and writing stories and teases.

Come join our incredible team. #TeamKTLA

Responsibilities:
• To write and edit VO's and VOSOT's for broadcast
• Oversee and organize production elements of newscasts.
• Order graphics and generate copy for teases and bumps.
• Work closely with Executive Producers, field crews and Assignment Desk to maximize daily resources and appropriately reflect the news of the day.
• Desktop editing skills required
• Works in the control room during live newscasts and communicates with the production staff and talent.
• Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor's Degree preferred
• Three years of TV news experience preferred
• Candidates must demonstrate a passion for news. This includes reading competitive websites, and following social media daily.
• Suggest story ideas daily
• Familiarity with ENG/dejero operations (dejero/microwave/satl operations)
• Knowledge of Adobe Premiere and Final Cut Pro a plus
• Strong organizational and communication skills needed
• Leadership ability, positive attitude and creativity a must

KTLA will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rv5pwm-3-238-98-39-42 in your application.

Company Profile
KTLA

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.