Full Time Job

Content Producer, NBC Dallas


Fort Worth, TX 03-10-2023
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

General Responsibilities:

KXTX is seeking a content producer who will work closely with producers, assignment desk editors, anchors, and reporters to produce news content for broadcast and all digital platforms including OTT. This individual will be responsible for writing, editing, building graphics, and in some cases video recording material. Additionally, provide fill-in for line producers.
• Conceptualize, write, and edit stories in different formats (VO, VO/SOT & PKG)
• Coordinate scripts and storylines with correct video sources and graphics
• Ensure accuracy and correct spelling in graphics and banners
• Log news and inform producer of available material available for use in newscast
• Serve as breaking news coordinator / Write breaking news under short deadline
• Write, edit, and post content on our website
• Produce (write & edit) OTT content


Basic Qualifications:
• A degree in Broadcasting, Journalism, or related field, or equivalent experience
• A minimum of 1 year of experience writing in a broadcast or cable news environment
• Bilingual, Spanish and English languages proficiency (reading and writing)
• Strong news writing skills

Desired Characteristics
• Ability to write, edit, produce and gather content under heavy deadline pressure without compromising accuracy or credibility
• Significant experience in a news environment
• Strong journalistic skills
• Knowledge and understanding of various media platforms including broadcast, web, mobile and OTT
• Knowledge and understanding of nonlinear editing system and workflows
• Strong computer skills with basic understanding of multi-media file formats
• A pioneering spirit with the desire to learn emerging technologies
• Passion to develop and present story ideas
• Invested and engaged in the local community and authentically understands and represents the local viewer

Eligibility Requirements
• Must have a flexible schedule with the ability to work any of the 24x7 shifts and willingness to work long hours and on weekends and holidays with short notice
• Must be willing to work in Fort Worth, TX just south of DFW airport
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be at least 18 years of age
• Must have an active Driver's License and good driving record
• Must accept Solutions as NBCUniversal's Dispute Resolution Program

Additional Information

NBCUniversal's policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations in the US by calling 1-818-777-4107 and in the UK by calling +44 2036185726.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gpe93o-34-232-62-64-42 in your application.