FOX5/KSWBSan Diego, CA
Full Time Job
Daily production of a quality news product as defined by the FOX 5 brand. Accuracy, excellence in production techniques, writing, story treatment, relevance to the viewing audience, and ability to generate ratings.
Stack and booth assigned newscast and shape overall coverage
Write news stories, teases and headlines
Manage team of anchors, reporters, writers and editors to ensure production of accurate, updated and engaging news content
Attend editorial meetings and pitch/vet story ideas
Stay informed on current affairs
Assist reporters with logistics and proofreading scripts
Plan future segments and book day turn newsmakers and content dictates
Maintain strong social media presence and use it to produce and promote content
Additional duties as necessary.
Must be able to work well under extreme pressure and deadlines
Must have solid news judgment
Must be a consistent and solid story and tease writer
Must show initiative and have ability to act decisively
Must interact positively and productively with others and take feedback
Must be a leader in a strong team environment
Strong organizational skills
Must be flexible with schedule and fill-in different shifts as needed
May produce additional cut-ins, special reports or breaking news as needed
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's Degree in Journalism or related field is desired.
Minimum 3-5 years experience as line producer in working newsroom.