AUSTIN (KXAN) - KXAN News is looking for a full-time TV news associate producer to join our expanding morning team. This is an entry-level opportunity to train in many different newsroom roles, including producing and the assignment desk. Austin, Texas, DMA 45, is a highly desired and rapidly growing TV market. Be part of an innovative newsroom that values your ideas, and encourages creative, compelling producing. Minimum of 1 newsroom internship and journalism, mass-media or communications degree preferred.
KXAN News focuses on in-depth, investigative coverage, and producers must deliver that in each newscast. Schedule includes working overnight. Responsibilities include: assignment desk duties, such as monitoring news tips, police scanners and phone calls; working with supervisors to manage crews, gear and assignments; assisting producers in selecting, writing and showcasing content; booking guests for live interviews; filling-in to produce newscasts; generating and posting content online. Successful candidates must demonstrate strong news judgment, excellent grammar and writing skills, ability to multi-task and communicate effectively.
Qualified candidates should send a résumé, non-returnable DVD and writing samples to:
Associate Producer Opening
908 West MLK Blvd
Austin, TX 78701
No phone calls please
KXAN/KNVA - 15 months ago