Sr Producer

FOX Austin, TX

About the Job

JOB DESCRIPTION

The senior producer for our five and a half hour morning newscast needs to know news, news production and social media and how they all come together in our morning newscast. Work with a great team of anchors, producers and reporters to make sure we have the freshest news on the air starting at 4:30 a.m. You will produce the first half hour of news. For the remainder of the morning, you will work with producers to update and format newscasts, be a copy editor, a crew wrangler and will keep our social media pages updated overnight. In essence, you will help set the table for the day ahead for news coverage. A college degree preferred in journalism or a related field. At least 4 years of producing experience and a good working knowledge of a morning newscast and how it works. Working knowledge of libel laws and journalistic ethics. Must be a team player. Ability to work overnight/early morning shift. Provide a demo reel of work in resume/cover letter.

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.