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News Producer

FT/PT: Full-time

Job Description:

Work for a family-owned company committed to doing local journalism the right way.  Receive terrific training while you launch a meaningful career in an exciting field.  Work with an amazing team and know you’re making a difference.  ABC 17 News is looking for a News Producer.  The right candidate will join a vibrant team of journalists who remain on the cutting edge of this constantly changing field.

The News Producer’s duties include creating, organizing, writing and assembling daily newscasts for the station’s airwaves and assisting with management of the station’s news website and other digital entities.  You’ll be expected to function within the framework of a research-driven news department that emphasizes source cultivation, enterprise storytelling and breaking news.  Employee must have the flexibility to work across multiple platforms and could be called upon to makes calls on news stories, work a beat, produce, web edit, etc.


The right candidate must be a strong writer, have good organizational skills and superior news judgment.  He/she will have an eye for video, graphics and the elements that make a live television show more watchable.  The candidate must work well under pressure, work well with other people and meet strict deadlines.  A college degree in journalism, communication or a related field is preferred.  Previous newsroom experience is a plus.  The position will require operation of a company vehicle or a personal vehicle for business use.  Candidate must have a valid Missouri driver’s license and pass a drug test, background and MVR check.

The Networks of Mid-Missouri is owned by a company dedicated to providing the best advertising and marketing strategies for their clients and providing the best news coverage in the markets it serves.

Applicants must provide a cover letter and resume when applying.

Click here to apply.

NPG of Missouri, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posting closes when position is filled.

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