KSL TV Special Projects Producer (Full-Time)

Posted by KSL Broadcast Group

Salt Lake City, UT
Posted: 2017-12-11

Description:

Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently own and/or operate 22 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver, San Francisco, Sacramento and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL TV 5, in Salt Lake.  Were proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!

Position:

We need a dynamic individual to produce content for KSL-TV community initiatives focused around health, well-being and community safety. In addition, the individual will manage important relationships with community partners and clients of KSL initiatives as well as oversee on-going development of KSL initiatives along with KSL management team.

Responsibilities:

Key Responsibilities:

Assume primary responsibility for stories to be produced for regular newscasts, as part of KSL TV commitments to community partners in aforementioned initiatives
Oversee production, writing and editing of stories and specials
Strive to achieve accuracy, fairness and topical relevance in reporting and production of stories
Edit and write copy, headlines, teases, and promos that are accurate, interesting and understandable and that entice the viewer to watch
Attend story planning conferences and give input to news talent and fellow producers regarding coverage
Consistently meet deadlines as defined by KSL management, News Director, and Enterprise Managing Editor
Contribute creative story-telling techniques and ideas to production of stories. Produce an attractive product by utilizing fresh approaches to packaging, production and content
Set an example of professionalism and leadership
Maintain a positive and cooperative rapport with staff, management and clients
Work in compliance with Company policies and procedures
Project an appropriate professional appearance and demeanor

Requirements:

Required Skills & Experience:

College degree in journalism, communications, related field, or equivalent
Ability to conceptualize production for each story and to timely assign production elements to appropriate news, production and enterprise personnel
Knowledge of news scripting program ENPS and the ability to utilize state-of-the-art television technology
Ability to edit video content on AdobePremiere preferred
Familiarity with digital video camera operation preferred
Proven ability to handle stress
Prefer those with knowledge of community organizations and resources
Physical Demands:

Lift, move and carry up to 20 pounds on occasion
Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction with good eye and hand coordination
Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hand, and/or fingers
Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication
Ability to sit for long periods of time
Bonneville is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.

 

Contact:

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

https://www.applicantpro.com/j/686894-14223

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