Showcasing Producer

Date Posted: 10/5/2019

Job Description

Are you super creative, up for trying ANYTHING, love to think of yourself as ‘more than just a producer’? Then you might be the SHOWCASING PRODUCER we are looking for!

KARE 11, a TEGNA owned company, is on the hunt for a very special person who’s decided there’s more to producing than lining up stories, writing and timing a show. We want someone who’s a showcasing champion and a wizard wordsmith! 
But wait…there’s more!

In this role, you will:

  • Craft, build, mold, visualize, concept the lead story, deep dive content, and specialized material for our late news
  • Use creative production techniques like graphics, editing and new forms of media to enhance stories
  • Work directly with Executive Producer & Producer to consistently build the #1 late news show in the Twin Cities
  • Use social media and digital tools to research, discover and distribute content
  • Write in an exciting, accurate and creative way
  • Use the latest editing and photography tools to tell great stories
  • Research facts and credibility
  • Enterprise news stories
  • Lead and inspire a team to work together for a great newscast
  • Coach on-air talent to be exciting and engaging
  • Perform other tasks as required by supervisor or executive producer
  • On-air experience a plus

 And most of all…have fun!!!

Job Requirements


  • Degree in journalism, communications or related field
  • Skills in producing engaging, content-driven newscasts and digital content
  • Strong social media skills to deliver content and listen for ideas
  • Knowledge of ENPS, Edius and Axis graphics a plus
  • Organizational skills and the ability to work under time pressure deadlines
  • Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events


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


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

KARE is more than a TV station; KARE is a news and information center reaching more than 85% of the Twin Cities each week through broadcast, social media, online, mobile apps and events.

All of us are here for something greater than ourselves – the opportunity to serve the greater good of our communities. Day in and day out, you will find people dedicated to improving our communities with passion in advocacy, pride in community service and above all, excellence in journalism. And this excellence transcends our on-air coverage.