Evening News Producer
August 21, 2020
Application Minimum Deadline: COB September 22, 2020
Application Maximum Deadline: COB October 5, 2020
Station Management reserves the right to hire within the minimum and maximum deadlines. Applicants will be notified of position closing.
KOLN/KGIN-TV is accepting applications for a full-time Evening News Prodcuer in the Lincoln News Department. 1011NOW is accepting applications for a full-time newscast producer in Lincoln, NE. You will be the primary driver of the market’s dominant 6 and 10pm newscasts, finding and producing compelling, important stories that drive viewership. This position involves mature news judgment along with high levels of creativity, communication, language skills and professionalism.
Duties include, but are not limited to: be the primary content driver for our 6pm and 10pm newscasts. Select compelling content, while engaging stories, edit video, and produce graphics to showcase your content. Communicate with directors, anchors, and reporters for the booth. Meet daily deadlines. Respond urgently and appropriately to breaking and developing news. Assist with posting content to our app, website, and social media as needed. Work evening hours.
Qualifications include: media-related bachelor’s degree or equivalent job experience in journalism, or related or equivalent professional experience. Familiarity with INews, Avid, TVU, Clickability, Social Media a plus. Exceptional writing ability and news judgement. Must maintain a permanent residence within 30 minutes of station and meet physical requirements of the position. Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential. A valid driver’s license is required.
Submit resume, references, work examples and a cover letter noting where you saw this vacancy posting along with your thoughts about the best and worst aspects of television journalism to:
By email to firstname.lastname@example.org
By fax to 402.467.9461
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
Only if you don’t have electronic access, please mail your resume to or complete an application at:
Attn: Human Resources
840 North 40th Street
Lincoln, NE 68503
KOLN/KGIN TV/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company requiring pre-employment drug and background testing. KOLN/KGIN/Gray Television participates in E-Verify. EOE Gray Television Group, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical handicap or marital status. Discriminatory employment practices are specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission. If you believe your Equal Employment Rights have been violated, you may contact the FCC in Washington, D.C. 20054, or other appropriate state or local agencies.