KSL TV Senior Producer News Enterprise Team (Full time)

Posted by KSL Broadcast Group

Salt Lake City, UT
Posted: 2018-01-18


Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently own and/or operate 14 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL TV 5, in Salt Lake.  Were proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow.


KSL-TV is seeking a smart, aggressive and experienced journalist to join our nationally recognized, award-winning Special Projects (Enterprise) Team. If you are the kind of journalist who desires to produce relevant, in-depth features, human interest stories and hard-hitting pieces this position is for you.


Key Responsibilities:

Assume primary producer responsibility for highly-promoted, well-researched Enterprise stories for regular newscasts.
Show a unique gift for powerful, emotional and memorable story-telling.
Demonstrate ability to produce long-form documentary style programs, once or twice each year.
Write clear, concise and creative television stories.
Define stories and programs that meet the stated mission of KSL-TV, and of are high viewer interest to all Utahns.
Depending on your experience and background some management oversight of other content producers may be part of your responsibilities.
Achieve accuracy, fairness and topical relevance in reporting and production of stories.
Attend story and documentary planning meetings and give input to news talent and fellow producers regarding coverage.
Consistently meet deadlines as defined by KSL management, News Director, and Enterprise Managing Editors.
Set an example of professionalism and leadership. Project an appropriate professional appearance and demeanor.
Maintain a positive and cooperative rapport with staff, management and community.
Work in compliance with Company policies and procedures.


Required Skills & Experience:

College degree in journalism, communications, related field, or equivalent.
Ability to conceptualize production for each story and to timely assign production elements to appropriate news, production and Enterprise personnel.
Knowledge of news scripting program ENPS or similar newsroom software, and the ability to utilize state-of-the-art television technology. Ability to edit video content on Adobe Premiere is valuable.
Prefer those with knowledge of community organizations and resources.
Proven ability to handle stress.
Physical Demands:

Lift, move and carry up to 20 pounds on occasion.
Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction with good eye and hand coordination.
Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hand, and/or fingers.
Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication.
Ability to sit for long periods of time.
Bonneville is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.


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