News Producer

at Nexstar Media Group in Peoria, Illinois, United States

Job Description

The News Producer produces daily newscast items, decides the order in which stories will be told, writes teases and other content, times news programs, edits video, and posts video to the website.

+ Produces newscasts for broadcast across all platforms

+ Writes and orders news stories

+ Approves scripts

+ Balances news and feature content to create compelling broadcasts

+ Edits video

+ Writes stories for the website and other eMedia platforms

+ Interacts with viewers and users on social media sites

+ Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements & Skills :

+ Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience

+ Fluency in English

+ Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

+ Minimum two years’ experience in news operations (Depending on market size)

+ Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment

+ Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

+ Flexibility to work any shift

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) is a leading diversified media company that produces and distributes engaging local and national news, sports and entertainment content across its television and digital platforms, including more than 310,000 hours of programming produced annually by its business units. Nexstar owns America’s largest local television broadcasting group comprised of top network affiliates, with 200 owned or partner stations in 116 U.S. markets reaching 220 million people. Nexstar’s national television properties include The CW, America’s fifth major broadcast network, NewsNation, our national news network providing “News for All America,” popular entertainment multicast networks Antenna TV and Rewind TV, and a 31.3% ownership stake in TV Food Network. The Company’s portfolio of digital assets, including its local TV station websites, The Hill and, are collectively a Top 10 U.S. digital news and information property. For more information, please visit EEO Statement: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. To view full details and how to apply, please login or create a Job Seeker account
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Job Posting: JC260572997

Posted On: May 31, 2024

Updated On: Jul 13, 2024

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