KCBS2/KCAL9 – News
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).
KCBS2/KCAL9-TV, we are looking for a dynamic storyteller who excels at crafting memorable newscasts. The nation’s largest duopoly, the CBS Owned & Operated stations in Los Angeles, is looking for a Producer.
Producer should have excellent writing, copy editing and multi-tasking skills. Full understanding of how digital, social, and on-air platforms intersect. An ability to execute compelling high production value product in a timely manner. A proven leader who can handle extended hours of live breaking news coverage and keep calm, focused and in control.
On site / hybrid work schedule
- Newswriting, line producing
- Collaborate effectively with a wide range of personnel to create compelling content.
- Maintain a steadfast commitment to accuracy and fairness
- Generate story ideas and participate in editorial meetings
- At least five years’ experience, preferably in a top 20 market
- Strong people skills.
- Ability to multitask and manage deadlines
- Other duties as assigned.
- Experience with Avid I-news, and Grass Valley Group server and newsroom editing systems a plus.
- College Degree Required or Equivalent Experience
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