News Producer

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.

General responsibilities include news producing, newswriting (both digital and broadcast), video-editing, writing, posting and updating news stories for the stations digital platforms, updating and maintaining the stations social media accounts, operating teleprompter, coordinating with senior producers and news crews in the field, coordinating live shots, corresponding with networks and regional producers at other stations sending and receiving content, and assisting in answering the station’s news tips hotline.

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.

KXII is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug free workplace. Must pass pre-employment drug screening and MVR check. We participate in E-Verify. To apply click on the link below: