- Producer

Job Details




• Intermediate Level


Daily production of a quality news product as defined by the FOX 5 brand.

Category Producers 
Location Greater San Diego Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date May 31, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Accuracy, excellence in production techniques, writing, story treatment, relevance to the viewing audience, and ability to generate ratings. 

  • Stack and booth assigned newscast and shape overall coverage 
  • Write news stories, teases and headlines 
  • Manage team of anchors, reporters, writers and editors to ensure production of accurate, updated and engaging news content 
  • Attend editorial meetings and pitch/vet story ideas 
  • Stay informed on current affairs 
  • Assist reporters with logistics and proofreading scripts 
  • Plan future segments and book day turn newsmakers and content dictates 
  • Maintain strong social media presence and use it to produce and promote content 
  • Additional duties as necessary. 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related field is desired. 
  • Minimum 3-5 years experience as line producer in working newsroom. 
  • Must be able to work well under extreme pressure and deadlines 
  • Must have solid news judgment 
  • Must be a consistent and solid story and tease writer 
  • Must show initiative and have ability to act decisively 
  • Must interact positively and productively with others and take feedback 
  • Must be a leader in a strong team environment 
  • Strong organizational skills  
  • Detail orientated 
  • Must be flexible with schedule and fill-in different shifts as needed 
  • May produce additional cut-ins, special reports or breaking news as needed 

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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