Responsibilities include writing stories and teases, editing video and creating graphics and supers for newscasts, fox4news.com and associated news partners. The position works closely with Producers to help develop and format newscasts and communicates continuously with Reporters, Photographers, the Assignment Desk, Managers and other applicable employees or outside sources regarding story developments and changes. Must possess the ability to write stories for digital platforms and create content for social medial platforms in coordination with Producers and Managers. Facilitate communication during newscasts regarding live shots and story development. Associate Producers must have the ability to overcome anticipated and unexpected changes when putting together newscasts.
Bachelor's degree in Journalism or related field required. Two (2) to three (3) years’ experience as a TV Newscast Associate Producer in a small to medium to major television market required. Ideal candidate must be able to work under tight deadlines and have the ability to communicate clearly and concisely. Strong knowledge of legal and ethical parameters for mass media is essential. Strong working knowledge of the technical aspects of television news production required, including digital and web-based newsgathering tools. Ideal candidate must be able to use newsroom computer systems, including AVID iNews and AVID search, editing, and graphics programs.
To apply online for one or more of our open positions, qualified candidates must submit their resume, cover letter and, if applicable, link to their reel, via the on-line application process at www.fox4news.com | “About Us” tab | “Work for KDFW FOX 4/KDFI My 27” tab
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Associate Producer - News