FOX 13 KSTU-TV, Utah’s Most Watched News, has an immediate opening for a full-time newscast producer.

Show-stackers need not apply. This is a job for a creative, dedicated journalist who enjoys crafting a newscast and thrives under pressure.

Responsibilities:

  • Select timely, compelling, content for hour-long newscast. Be an active participant in editorial meetings.
  • Write news stories and teases. Assign team of reporters, anchors and associate producers to write crisp, accurate copy.
  • Proofread and edit every element of the broadcast.
  • Work with directors, graphic artists and associate producers to visually enhance information in the newscast. Demonstrate effective use of full screen graphics, lower thirds, boxes, etc.
  • Look for ways to incorporate the station’s website, fox13now.com, and station’s social media sites into broadcasts and coverage.
  • Work with assignment desk to coordinate unbeatable coverage of every story and be aggressive on breaking news.
  • Work with newsroom management team to ensure compelling, journalistically sound coverage of news on a daily basis.
  • Produce breaking news coverage and special projects as assigned.

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have one to two years of experience producing television news for a major network affiliate or quality college broadcast news program.

To apply online, tap here.

Due to the volume of applications received we will not be able to verify receipt of your resume or applications. A KSTU/Fox 13 representative will contact you for a phone or in-person interview, should your application be selected.

 

About Scripps

The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) serves audiences and businesses through a growing portfolio of local and national media brands. With 52 television stations in 36 markets, Scripps is one of the nation’s largest independent TV station owners. Scripps runs a collection of national journalism and content businesses, including Newsy, the next-generation national news network; podcast industry leader Stitcher; the fast-growing national broadcast networks Bounce, Grit, Escape, Laff and Court TV; and Triton, the global leader in digital audio technology and measurement services. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, “Give light and the people will find their own way.”

As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis on race, sex, sexual orientation, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company.

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