KXII-TV News 12 is seeking a news producer for our Sherman newsroom to help bring the stories that matter to Texomans into their homes and onto our digital platforms.
This is a full-time, behind-the-scenes position working directly under the news director 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 newscasts, as well as produce content for our digital products, as well as update & maintain the station's social media accounts.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
ˑNewswriting (both digital and broadcast)
ˑWriting, posting and updating news stories for the station's digital platforms
ˑUpdating and maintaining the station's social media accounts
ˑOperating the teleprompter
ˑCoordinating with senior producers and news crews in the field
ˑCoordinating live shots
ˑCorresponding with network and regional producers at other stations sending & receiving content
ˑAssisting in answering the station's news tip hotline calls
The right candidate will be a strong news writer and video editor, a competent problem-solver, a quick thinker, and a good communicator. 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. Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field preferred. Must commit to Gray Television’s drug free workplace policy. KXII is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.
To apply for this position online, click the link below. Please upload your résumé with any work samples you may have.