News - Evening News Producer - KOLN KOLN

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



Description About Gray Television: Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better. We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business. About KOLN: KOLN is the CBS affiliate in the Lincoln, Hastings, Kearney market. Located in the thriving capital city of Lincoln, the station is the area's dominant news leader, with number one newscasts in every day part. The 1011NOW news brand is well-known throughout the region as a trusted source for quality news, weather, and sports coverage. Job Summary: 1011NOW is accepting applications for a full-time newscast producer in Lincoln, NE. You will be the primary driver of the market's dominant 6 and 10pm newscasts, finding and producing compelling, important stories that drive viewership. Responsibilities will include but not be limited to: * Be the primary content driver for our 6pm and and 10pm newscasts * Select compelling content, write engaging stories, edit video, and produce graphics to showcase your content * Communicate with directors, anchors, and reporters from the booth * Meet tight daily deadlines * Respond urgently and appropriately to breaking and developing news * Assist with posting content to our app, website, and social media as needed * Work evening hours Requirements * Exceptional writing ability * Exceptional news judgment * Flexibility in scheduling, to respond to the changing news landscape * A four-year degree in journalism or related field, or equivalent professional experience * Familiarity with iNews, Avid, TVU, Clickability, Social Media a plus ► Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings by searching the station call letters (KOLN-TV) and attach resume

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