Content Producer, Broadcast

Date Posted: 1/16/2020

Job Description

​​​5 on Your Side, KSDK, the legacy station in St. Louis, is looking for a content producer to be the frontline leader of the production of newscasts. The ideal candidate is highly organized and passionate about current events. He/she strives to cater to today's broadcast news audience by producing the screen in creative ways.

  • Ability to find, create and present unique content with energy and personality
  • Create a newscast by drawing upon breaking information, video and audio.
  • Work closely with the show director to produce a visually compelling program.
  • Write in a conversational way that concentrates on what will connect with the audience
  • Submit creative content as a news writer
  • Fashion a better audience experience than the traditional newscast
  • Be the steward of the tenets of ethical journalism
  • Special projects, as assigned 

Job Requirements

  • ​College degree in journalism 

  • Creative team member who can use imaginative production techniques to enhance stories

  • Ability to foster teamwork

  • Minimum two years of newscast producing experience

  • Outstanding news judgment 

  • Strong communication and organizational skills

  • Sensitivity

  • Sense of humor 

  • Flexible in the face of breaking news and adversities

  • Knowledge of ENPS and/or EDIUS, a plus   

No phone calls, please  You will be considered for any open position for which you are qualified.



TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 62 television stations and four radio stations in 51 markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching over 38 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks Justice Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. 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 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

We are not a TV station.

We are an information center that believes in connecting with our communities across all platforms with a passion for advocacy, pride in community service and above all, excellence in journalism.

Day in and day out, EVERYONE at KSDK is committed to inform and protect, to showcase the greatness of St. Louis and celebrate the remarkable people who live here.

Yes, our trophy case has 70 years of journalistic hardware, but that is NOT where we hang our hat. At KSDK, we are here for something bigger than ourselves – the opportunity to serve the greater good of St. Louis. We are part of the community, and they are part of us.

We are 5 On Your Side.

If the above made you feel inspired, excited, empathetic or any emotion that motivates you do to amazing things, apply now!