Do you have a knack for telling great stories that can impact your community? Do you enjoy challenges and deadlines? KGTV, Channel 10 ABC Affiliate in San Diego CA is currently hiring for a Specialty Producer.
Greater San Diego Area
Nov 18, 2022
The Specialty Producer produces compelling stories for multiple platforms which may include investigative stories and special projects and much more!
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
- Researches, develops, and plans investigative stories or special projects. This may include live or prerecorded newscasts/local programs and editing or repurposing existing content to enhance the end product.
- Writes and edits scripts
- Works closely with MMJs, and/or investigative reporters and content producers as stories are produced for multiple platforms
- May be responsible for tip line, emails, and responding to viewers
- Shoots still and moving video
- Edits desktop video
- May lead investigations, conduct interviews or be called upon for undercover field work
- Works with editors to utilize graphics and other tools to visually enhance storytelling
- May lead special projects, conduct interviews, and enterprise original story ideas
- May be involved in repurposing existing content to be showcased in a unique way
- Other duties as assigned
WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
- Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field, or equivalent experience
- Minimum of 5 years as a television news writer or producer with a background in enterprise or investigative journalism preferred
WHAT YOU'LL BRING:
- Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel law
- Solid understanding and demonstration of multimedia file formats and strong computer skills
- Working knowledge of federal, state, and local laws impacting operations
- Knowledge and proficiency in posting content to television station websites
- Must be a team player and adapt to developing situations quickly.
- Must be an excellent conversational writer with solid news judgement and a positive attitude
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Work Environment
- Office and field environment
- Some travel may be required
Valid driver's license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.