Show Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 7/7/2020

Job Description

ABC10 (the TEGNA station in Sacramento, CA) is seeking an experienced Show 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 (broadcast and digital). 

ABC10 is not just a TV station, we are multimedia company showcasing real and relevant content and delivering that content to our consumers where they are at, wherever that might be. This team member will set the bar others want to follow when it comes to producing shows for Broadcast.    

ABC10 Show 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 Show Producers also need to have a strong journalistic base, excel with conversational writing and be able to multitask under deadline.

 ​Responsibilities

  • 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

  • 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 a media company innovating in the digital age. Our purpose is to serve the greater good of our communities - through empowering stories, impactful investigations and innovative marketing services.

As one of the most geographically diverse broadcasters in the U.S., TEGNA is a best-in-class operator with 62 television stations (including those serviced by TEGNA) and four radio stations in 51 markets from coast to coast. We are the largest owner of Big Four affiliates in the top 25 markets and reach 41.7 million television households, or 39 percent of all TV households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults across our digital platforms. Across Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, TEGNA stations have over 31 million social followers.

TEGNA produces trusted, impactful and innovative content across platforms. We tell stories that matter, are an advocate for those in need and help bring positive change to our communities. Our award-winning journalists have been recognized with numerous national honors including Edward R. Murrow, Alfred I. duPont, George Foster Peabody, George Polk, Walter Cronkite and Emmy awards.

TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks, Justice Network and Quest, which offer unique ad-supported programming. Justice Network is focused on the popular true-crime, mystery and investigation genre, while Quest features factual-entertainment programs such as science, history, and adventure-reality series.

TEGNA also provides local and national partners custom, targeted and innovative campaigns 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.

In everything we do, we are driven by our strongly held values and our stated purpose to serve the greater good of our communities.

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

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.