As a News Producer, you will be responsible for the creation of a daily newscast.
Job Duties Conceptualize stories with story producers, reporters, and talent
Critique production, writing and editing of news stories.
Work with newscast directors, creative, promotion and news staff to coordinate production of the newscast.
Produce newscasts and other broadcast content in an automated production control environment
Edit news content using non-linear editing equipment.
Manage the newscast story producers.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Basic Qualifications A minimum of 2 years of experience as broadcast producer
Bachelor’s degree in communication, journalism or related field
At least 1 year prior news editing experience
Ability to work on multiple tasks and stories simultaneously in a fast paced environment
Ability to react to breaking news, updating the news as stories evolve and write intros and leads to video online content
Demonstrated knowledge of AP style writing and guidelines
Additional Job Requirements
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through Apply to be considered
Must be willing to work in San Diego
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
Must have a valid driver’s license
Must have ability to work any of a 24/7 shift
Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples
Ability to direct the news crew in a "producer-driven” environment
Ability to communicate effectively and work well with people while under pressure
Familiarity with local leaders a plus
Up to date on and interested in current news events
Knowledge of laws of libel, slander and applicable FCC rules and regulations
Personal initiative and ability to work with minimum supervision
Team player who is flexible
Displays a positive work ethic and can work under tight deadlines
High degree of integrity and professionalism
Strong organizational skills
Bilingual (English/Spanish) both written and verbal preferred
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