Posted on 2013-01-14
By KFMB Stations/Midwest Televsion Inc.
San Diego, CA
KFMB-TV News 8 is looking for a weekend producer for the 6:30pm and 11:00pm newscasts. This is a full-time position; however responsibilities will be split between producing two weekend news shows and working as an associate producer/writer during the week. Position encompasses working a weekend shift of 2:30pm-11:30pm, as well as 3 weekday shifts, 9:30am- 6:30pm.
Producing responsibilities include researching, writing and organizing news rundowns to execute live, dynamic broadcast news shows. Other responsibilities include writing stories, assisting producers with live shots, preparing scripts for anchors, as well as fill-in producing on other shifts. Position is also required to write and post stories on KFMB`s website, post web videos, and take charge of website/social media duties after-hours during periods when the web department is not staffed.
Candidates must possess live broadcast booth experience, strong leadership skills, creativity, and the ability to handle multiple live shots and breaking news as well as adapt to changes on-the-fly. Prior producing experience is required. Web development experience, a degree in broadcast journalism and knowledge of the market are a plus.
HOW TO APPLY:
Interested candidates should submit their resume via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. If no e-mail access, mail resume to Human Resources, KFMB Stations, 7677 Engineer Road, San Diego, CA, 92111.