Job ID 10015532
Location Houston, Texas, United States
Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution
Flex Type On-Site - This role is considered on-site, which means the employee will work from a Company designated location on an ongoing basis.
KTRK-TV, the Disney TV station located in Houston, TX is seeking an aggressive, motivated and dedicated Newscast Producer who will oversee all elements of a daily television newscast. Our newscast producer must build complicated, compelling, interesting newscasts in a highly competitive, high-pressure environment. A successful candidate should be active on social media and understand how to leverage those platforms for stories. Producers must work well with anchors, reporters, assignment editors, writers, directors and graphic artists. Candidates for this position should have a passion for producing, and should aspire to management positions later in their career.
Craft daily newscasts and manage all aspects of the broadcast
Pitch story ideas on a daily basis
Communicate well with others in the newsroom when building shows
Collaborate with digital team members throughout the day
Write clear and compelling broadcast copy
Execute last-minute changes in high pressure situations
The ideal candidate must have top market producing experience at a local news station
Demonstrated ability work under deadline pressures and work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
Detail-oriented with strong editorial and production skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be flexible with working hours (late nights, overnights. Weekends and holidays) and adaptable to change.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
Bachelor's degree in journalism, communication or related field
Apply online at disneycareers.com
Equal Opportunity Employer -Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity