Show Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 11/12/2019

Job Description

ABC10 (the TEGNA station in Sacramento, CA) is seeking an experienced Producer to join our innovative team. We’re looking for a journalist/storyteller who is relentless in producing engaging content for all of our platforms (digital and broadcast).

ABC10 Producers must be able to identify and produce engaging and shareable content and showcase stories in a way that differentiates us from our competitors. Our Producers also need to have a strong journalistic base, excel with conversational writing and be able to multitask under deadline.

​Expectations:

  • Create unique shows and segments evoking emotion and innovative showcasing
  • Write and edit stories for broadcast and digital platforms
  • Develop content through social listening and independent sources
  • Skillfully use social media and digital tools to research, discover and distribute content
  • Use the latest editing and photography tools to tell great stories
  • Research facts and sources’ credibility
  • Use consumer analytics in determining content
  • Write and post daily on digital platforms including social media
  • Enterprise story ideas
  • Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media to enhance stories
  • Lead and inspire news teams to work together for memorable shows
  • Coach and inspire on air talent to be exciting and engaging
  • Perform other tasks as required by supervisor or executive producer

Job Requirements

Requirements:

  • BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field
  • 1-3 years of experience preferred, including supervision and leadership of other journalists
  • Experience in photojournalism, editing, and content management systems
  • Understanding the tenets of professional journalism
  • Skills in producing engaging, content-driven newscasts and digital content
  • Strong social media skills, including an active news hound presence on Twitter and Facebook
  • Knowledge of ENPS, Edius and Axis graphics a plus
  • Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlines
  • Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events

 

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.

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About Us

ABC10 (KXTV) is the ABC affiliate in Sacramento, Stockton and Modesto, California.  Since 1955, ABC10 has served northern California by delivering important news, information and entertainment programming.  Today, ABC10 continues to grow and innovate by connecting with new audiences over the air on television and through digital platforms including social media.  We program more than 30 hours of local news each week and offer an expanding portfolio of websites, hyper-local sites and mobile apps.