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New Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Who are we?? We're one of the most creative shops in the country...innovative, aggressive and rebellious. We're also the station your news director shows you clips from, but wouldn't dare to TRY anything they're showing. We want to do great news and win!

Who are you?? You're a proven news producer with a passion for innovative and creative work. You can Create! Write! Produce! You're the person who's known for getting it done and exceeding expectations. You can turn a bad news day into a great news story...and sadly, you're stuck in a station that is unwilling and unable to take chances...and you want more.

KTVK- 3TV is accepting applications for the position of News Producer.
JOB DESCRIPTION:
Create content for multiple platforms utilizing strong editorial skills. Develop and organize newscasts which includes story development, writing and showcasing news items with accuracy and creativity. Work closely with news managers, assignment editors and associate producers to enterprise and develop content needs. Enhance production qualities of the newscast with graphics, video, research, and station branding. Execute time sensitive decisions. Write clearly for multiple platforms. Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws. Responsible for oversight of live broadcast and up to the minute editorial decisions. Post content to station`s azfamily.com website. Other duties as assigned. Schedule may include early morning, nights and weekends.

We offer an outstanding compensation plan with benefits, effective the date of hire, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, paid time off, and 401(k). Our team members also enjoy working in the fun and exciting atmosphere of a major media organization with local and national advancement opportunities.

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REQUIREMENTS:
QUALIFICATIONS:
Three to five years television news producing experience and journalism degree strongly preferred. Must have excellent broadcast writing skills, proven news judgment and strong decision making skills. KTVK is an aggressive breaking news operation and candidate must be able to make last minute decisions in the control room and communicate to crews in a calm, professional manner. Must be familiar with progressive digital reporting and producing, microwave and satellite live technology. Ability to work well with a team, as well as independently.

HOW TO APPLY:
If you qualify for the position, please submit resume to Executive Producer, 5555 North 7th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85013. email: careers@azfamily.com EOE NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.


It is the policy of this station not to discriminate in its employment and personnel practices because of the person`s age, race, color, creed, religion, genders, disability, handicap, sexual orientation, national origin, and all other covered classes. Discriminatory employment practices are specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission.

DEADLINE: 2013-07-03