CBSLos Angeles, CA
Full Time Job
Producer (Los Angeles)
KCBS2/KCAL9, the countryâ€™s largest duopoly and part of the CBS Owned & Operated stations in Los Angeles, is looking for a dynamic news producer. The top candidate will excel at crafting memorable newscasts! You should have a successful track record of creating impactful, memorable multi-platform content in a timely manner.
As a producer, you will coordinate all aspects of the production of a newscast and occasionally other special programs. If you're a hard-working, experienced individual who has strong editorial judgment, a background in breaking news, strong communication skills and an ability to find and pursue unique local content, this is the role for you!
• Originate, research, lead, write, produce, and edit engaging news segments.
• Collaborate closely with the team to ensure detailed coordination and execution of news production, both on-air and online.
• Demonstrate adaptability and composure in the fast-paced control room environment, ensuring our news broadcasts run efficiently and effectively.
• Maintain impeccable grammar, spelling, and attention to detail in all content produced, ensuring top-notch quality.
• At least five years of experience, preferably in a top 20 market; Newswriting and line producing experience required
• Experience working with Avid, I-news, and Grass Valley Group server and newsroom editing systems a plus.
• College degree required or equivalent experience.
This position is covered under the Collective Bargaining Agreement with the WGA.
CBS News and Stations, brings together the power of CBS News, 28 owned television stations in 17 major U.S. markets, the CBS News Streaming Network, CBS News Streaming local platforms, local websites and cbsnews.com, under one umbrella. CBS News and Stations is home to the nationâ€™s #1 news program 60 MINUTES, the CBS News Streaming Network, the first 24/7 digital streaming news network, the award-winning broadcasts CBS MORNINGS, CBS SATURDAY MORNING, the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH NORAH Oâ€™DONNELL, CBS SUNDAY MORNING, CBS WEEKEND EVENING NEWS, 48 HOURS and FACE THE NATION WITH MARGARET BRENNAN. CBS News and Stations provides news and information for the CBS Television Network, CBSNews.com, CBS News Radio and podcasts, Paramount , all digital platforms, and the CBS News Streaming Network, the premier 24/7 anchored streaming news service that is available free to everyone with access to the internet. The CBS News Streaming Network is the destination for breaking news, live events, original reporting and storytelling, and programs from CBS News and Stationsâ€™ top anchors and correspondents working locally, nationally and around the globe. CBS Newsâ€™ streaming services, across national and local, amassed more than 1.01 billion streams in 2021. Launched in November 2014 as CBSN, the CBS News Streaming Network is available on 30 digital platforms and apps, as well as CBSNews.com and Paramount . The service is available live in 91 countries. CBS News and Stations is dedicated to providing the highest quality journalism under standards it pioneered and continues to set in todayâ€™s digital age. CBS News earns more prestigious journalism awards than any other broadcast news division.
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Hiring Salary Range: $70,772.00 - 99,788.00.
The hiring salary range for this position applies to New York, California, Colorado, Washington state, and most other geographies. Starting pay for the successful applicant depends on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education. The benefits available for this position include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, tuition assistance program and PTO or, if applicable, as otherwise dictated by the appropriate Collective Bargaining Agreement.
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