JOB DESCRIPTION: The News Producer’s duties include creating, organizing, writing and assembling daily newscasts and assisting with management of the station’s news website and other online ventures. The successful candidate will be expected to function within the framework of a research-driven news department that emphasizes source cultivation, enterprising and breaking news. Employee must have the flexibility to work in the modern newsroom and could be called upon to beat report, produce, web edit, etc.
SKILLS: 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.
HOURS/SCHEDULE: This is a full-time position, scheduled Monday through Friday from 5am – 1pm with flexibility required by the employee.
EDUCATION: A college degree in journalism, communication or a related field is preferred. Previous newsroom experience is a plus.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: The position will require operation of a company vehicle or a personal vehicle for business use. Candidate must pass a drug test, background check, and MVR check.
NPG of Missouri LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Send Resume and resume reel/link to: Donna Farmer, Human Resources Director, 501 Business Loop 70 E, Columbia, MO 65201 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.