Evening News Producer (2 Positions)

KXII-TV News 12 is seeking two news producers for our Sherman newsroom to help bring the stories that matter to Texomans into their homes and onto our digital platforms each weeknight.

These are full-time, behind-the-scenes positions working directly under the News Director and Executive Producer with reporters, photographers, producers, and anchors. You'll learn the ropes from an experienced, award-winning news team, and you’ll help put together stories to air in the market’s top-rated evening newscasts, as well as produce news stories for our digital products and update the station's social media pages.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

ˑProducing and editing for the 5, 6, 9, & 10 p.m. newscasts, working under the anchors and executive producer
ˑWriting news stories for both broadcast and digital
ˑCoordinating with reporters in the field and on live shots
ˑOperating the teleprompter
ˑUpdating station's social media platforms
ˑAssisting in helping to monitor police scanner traffic
ˑAssisting in answering the station's news hotline

Requirements:

The right candidates will be strong news writers and video editors, competent problem-solvers, quick thinkers, and good communicators. Must work well under pressure and on deadline.

Knowledge of electronic news gathering & non-linear editing required. Knowledge of broadcast and digital news writing, as well as social media best practices required.

Some newsroom experience is preferred, but not required. Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field preferred.

Must pass pre-employment drug screen and commit to Gray Television’s drug-free workplace policy. KXII is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.

To apply, please click on the link below.

Evening News Producer