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Station Name: KFOR-TV
Position Title: Producer
Position Category: Production
Full-Time Position? Yes
Type of Station? Television
Broadcasting Sector: Commercial
Geographic Market: Oklahoma City
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Position Duties: Oklahoma City’s market is seeking an experienced newscast producer to serve as a team leader. We are looking for maturity, experience and strong communication skills. The ideal candidate also has a talent for showcasing, a commitment to journalism and lives for breaking news. This position requires someone who can exercise discretion, best judgment, and has solid journalistic/ethical skills. Must be willing to work flexible hours. If you can do most, if not all of these things, you should throw your hat in the ring. Job Requirements include: 1.Writes & produces news stories for daily newscasts – serves as a control room leader during severe weather and breaking news coverage. 2.Produces opens and graphics elements for a highly produced newscast. 3.Fills in on other newscasts as needed. 4.Work aggressively to increase traffic on web and social platforms. 5.Contributes recommendations on daily story coverage and special assignments. 6.Must be available to work station promotion events. 7.Serves as a leader within the news room, offering advice & assistance to other employees. 8.Copy edits news stories by reporters and writers. 9.Produces special news events, shows and coverage outside the daily newscasts.
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Required Experience: At least 1 year producing experience.
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Preferred Education: Degree in journalism or equivalent experience preferred.
Skills Required: Top notch showcasing skills, superb writing and communication skills. Must be extremely flexible to work different shifts throughout the year. Ability to work under extreme pressure and deadlines. Must keep up on local, state, national and international events. Watch local TV news whenever possible. Must work well as part of a team.
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Submission Materials: For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com
Contact Name: Cheryl Brown
Contact Address: cheryl.brown@tribunemedia.com
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EEO Status: KFOR Is An Equal Opportunity Employer
Posting Submitted: 2/27/2018

The above information was accurate as of the posting date. If an application deadline is not specified, OAB will post the job for 45 days; therefore, this job may no longer be available. Job seekers are advised to check with the station to confirm the opening before applying.


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