News Producer - Ksla Ksla

Gray Television Shreveport , LA 71101

Posted 4 months ago

Description

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

ABOUT KSLA

KSLA News 12 is the aggressive, National Edward R. Murrow award-winning CBS affiliate serving the region known as the ArkLaTex.

The station is the market's leader in timely and accurate reporting of breaking news, investigative journalism, award-winning storytelling and First Alert Weather. KSLA News 12 serves its community on all on-air, digital and mobile platforms embracing the innovation of the industry. In the center of the ArkLaTex is the Shreveport/Bossier City metroplex where the best of Louisiana, Texas and Arkansas culture is combined to create a vibrant and comfortable lifestyle.

JOB SUMMARY

KSLA News 12 in Shreveport, Louisiana is looking for a full-time News Producer. We are looking for a highly creative, motivated and goal-oriented person.

We are looking for candidates with leadership skills who can work well with anchors, LIVE reporters, and directors. Must also be strong at managing breaking news and severe weather coverage, and be able to make sound split-second decisions during live broadcasts. Candidates with experience in producing newscasts as well as writing for a fast-paced digital-first focused newsroom is preferred.

Multi-tasking is key as you will be juggling many things at once. College degree in journalism or related experience is required. Must be able to work flexible hours, weekends, holidays, etc.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop and produce a newscast

  • Contribute story ideas during daily editorial meetings

  • Contribute to our digital/social platforms

Requirements

  • College degree in journalism or related experience is required.

  • Experience in editing with Edius or similar platform preferred

  • Drug screen required.

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