Senior Sports Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 11/23/2019

Job Description

KSDK Five on Your Side is looking for a Senior Sports Producer to help take the sports presentation on air and on line to the next level.

The ideal candidate will have vision, great production sense, unbeatable sports knowledge and organizational skills.

 

Responsibilities

Maintain sports calendar for enterprise stories and scheduled events 

Communicate all sports planning for on air and on line both internally and externally

Long range planning for all enterprise sports coverage as well as events

Shoot, write and edit on deadline

Expertise in creating graphics and new forms of media to enhance stories  

Champion TEGNA sports initiatives

Produce long form sports specials, stories and sportscasts

Attend editorial meetings and offer story ideas for both news and sports

​Brainstorm original content and presentation ideas 

Job Requirements

Requirements

BA/BS in journalism or communications

Five years minimum sports production experience

Familiarity with Adobe After Effects and  Edius

Management experience a plus

Superior organization and communication skills

Excellent writing and editing abilities ​

 

About TEGNA

 

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 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 approximately 30 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 also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. 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

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!