Associate Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 9/25/2017

Job Description

KVUE-TV, the ABC TEGNA owned television station in amazing Austin, Texas is looking for an energetic, talented Associate Newscast Producer. The right person is ready to join a news team crafting award-winning newscasts that inform and engage the good people of Central Texas.

We want someone who can go beyond the headlines. Our viewers deserve truth, perspective and analysis in order to help make a complicated world understandable.

RESPONSIBILITES

  • Ensure creative storytelling that delivers both factual clarity and emotional connections with viewers
  • Assist in producing captivating newscasts with a high level of energy
  • Suggests and produces content that advocates for our community in the form of reporting, commentary, and developing solutions
  • Utilizes social media to advance our reporting and to engage an audience that watches while interacting

Job Requirements

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in journalism, arts, film, or related field of study preferred (or experience equivalent)
  • Strong understanding and demonstrated proficiency in TV newscast production
  • A deep understanding of how to connect content to audiences
  • Solid news judgment, great people skills, strong broadcast and online writing skills, and the ability to work with little supervision are necessities
  • Creative and critical thinking abilities are essential
  • Experience with ENPS, AXIS Graphics and Edius a plus

About TEGNA:

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 46 stations in 38 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and 32 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA delivers results for advertisers through unparalleled and innovative solutions including OTT local advertising network Premion, centralized marketing resource Hatch, and G/O Digital, a one-stop shop for local businesses to connect with consumers through digital marketing. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

Job Snapshot

About Us

KVUE stands for excellence - in everything we do. Whether it’s producing Austin’s highest rated newscasts, most popular news website, or most-followed social media outlets, KVUE is committed to being a positive contributor within our community, through our service. This goal is part of the foundation on which the station was built, and remains a guiding principle for the staff as we continue to honor this commitment. Our mission to inform and educate with local news and community outreach is accomplished on multiple platforms and extends throughout the year.