5:00 News Producer

KSFY News is looking for a producer for its 5:00 pm newscast.

Our ideal candidate is a leader; someone who has great news sense, intelligence and energy, plus a creative vision for what it takes to produce a solid newscast.

The producer creates the newscast rundown, writes stories, builds graphics, coordinates with field crews, and communicates with all involved. This position provides editorial and production direction regarding content, coordination and newscast execution.

Excellent written and oral communication skills are a must. Solid news judgment and ability to multi-task is essential. You should be calm under pressure. This position places heavy emphasis on web, mobile and social media. The ideal candidate would be social media and tech savvy. You must be a team player with a great attitude and be available to work various schedules as needed.

This person reports directly to the news director.

Bachelors Degree in Communications, Journalism, English or related field of study required. At least one year of newsroom experience is preferred, but we will train the right candidate.

To apply, go to: www.gray.tv/applynow.

If you don’t have electronic access, please mail your resume and video samples of your work to:
Kevin King
News Director
KSFY News
325 S. 1st Avenue, Suite 100
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Or email material to kking@ksfy.com

No phone calls please

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