Assignment/Web Producer

Springfield, MO
Posted: 2019-07-12

Description:

Requisition ID 2019-5854

Company Overview:

Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 169 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.9% of US television households, and a diversified, growing digital media operation. Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC.  Learn more at www.nexstar.tv.

EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Position Summary:

The Assignment & Web Producer will produce and distribute content elements across several media platforms.

 

Responsibilities:

Produce, organize, write, and edit content for newscast

Collaborate with news producers and managers to conceptualize, produce and present content on multiple media platforms

Regularly confer with other team members to pick strongest editorial piece produced daily and optimize those articles for the web sites

Own the editorial and creative development and coverage of assigned stories across multiple platforms, including but not limited to broadcast, digital and web

Requirements:

Bachelors degree in Communications/Journalism or related degree required 

One year minimum experience in newsgathering and/or production

Experience writing, producing and editing on a desktop editing system

Knowledge and understanding of various media platforms

Basic understanding and demonstration of multi-media file formats and strong computer skills

Understand the importance of social media

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

The Assignment & Web Producer must be able to stand, sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work near others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.  In addition, the Assignment & Producer must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 40 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls.  Repetitive movements are required.  Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.

 

Contact:

Apply online at https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com/jobs/5854/producer%2c-assignment-and-web/job

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