Special Projects Producer
Full Time Job
Oversee and execute long term newsroom projects including election planning, programming specials, planning for significant news events, and newsroom initiatives. Qualified candidates must be able to work independently under management's guidelines and have strong producing, planning and research skills. Required to line produce, write and edit for television and digital platforms. Will need to manage several projects at once and be able to shift directions as news develops. Must have strong knowledge of broadcast operations and be able to work with programming and traffic to manage special programming specials for KTVU and KTVU Plus. Will work closely with digital team on creating original digital and social content in connection to special projects. Will work with creative services and design to develop new news franchises and graphics. Must be able to work with different departments and newsrooms in the FOX station group including engineering, sales, and creative services. Must feel comfortable working in a deadline oriented, high stress environment. Should have strong understanding of KTVU's brand and local issues facing the Bay Area. Candidate should fill in line-produce as needed. Other duties assigned as deemed necessary and appropriate.
Must have degree in broadcast journalism or associated field and at least 5 years of experience in broadcast journalism.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
Fox TV Stations
FOX Television Stations is one of the nation's largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 28 stations in 17 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte.