Creative Producer

Date Posted: 9/18/2017

Job Description

Ready for your next your creative challenge? At a company where you can truly make your mark? KHOU 11, the CBS affiliate in Houston, Texas, is redefining local media and seeking a strong, dynamic producer. An innate brainstormer who’s humming with ideas. A true original who values creativity, authenticity and innovation.

From ideation to execution, the Creative Producer role is a hands-on position that requires someone with vision and understanding of how to reach targeted audiences across multiple platforms. If you’re tired of the same old routine in your current role and have fresh ideas about marketing content to today’s digital-first audience, this is the job for you!

This position works primarily with our evening and 10pm teams to create and promote news content across all of KHOU 11’s on-air and digital/social platforms. Our industry is changing rapidly, and we’re looking for someone to help keep KHOU 11 ahead of the pack each and every night. Creative ideas are a must. Strong writing, shooting, and editing skills are essential to this role, as well as the ability to lead and manage multiple projects simultaneously. At least two years of experience in television or other marketing roles are a plus. To succeed in this position, you must be a self-motivated, innovative thinker who is always seeking new ways to win in a fast-paced, energetic newsroom environment. 

KHOU 11 offers a competitive benefits package, including health, dential, vision, EAP, life insurance, paid time off, and 401(k).  No phone calls please.  All applicants must apply online to be considered.  Due to volume of resumes received, we are unable to provide status updates on individual applications.

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About TEGNA:

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA), formerly Gannett Co., Inc., is comprised of a dynamic portfolio of media and digital businesses that provide content that matters and brands that deliver. TEGNA reaches more than 90 million Americans and delivers highly relevant, useful and smart content, when and how people need it, to make the best decisions possible. TEGNA Media includes 46 television stations and is the largest independent station group of major network affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. TEGNA Digital is comprised of, the leading online destination for automotive consumers, CareerBuilder, a global leader in human capital solutions, and other powerful brands such as G/O Digital and Cofactor. For more information, visit

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

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About Us

KHOU 11 has been one of the top-rated CBS affiliates in Texas for over two decades. For more than 60 years, KHOU 11 has been a leader in local news, information and community involvement. We serve our viewers, in the tenth-largest television market, through several daily broadcasts, as well as 24-hour news coverage via, social media, and mobile platforms.  KHOU 11 continues to grow and connect with new audiences in our community by covering news stories and participating in community events that support our “KHOU Stands for Houston” brand.