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Senior Morning Producer

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NEW JOB LISTING

January 31, 2014

KTUL, LLC, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No person shall be discriminated against in employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local laws. We invite your assistance on these openings and future possible openings.

POSITION: Senior Morning Producer
DEPARTMENT: News
DATE AVAILABLE: Immediately
APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 28, 2014
POSTED AT: KTUL, LLC, 3333 South 29th West Avenue, Tulsa, OK 74107

POSITION SUMMARY: The Senior Morning Producer will set the table for each day’s morning newscast. This person must generate story ideas that could be immediately used on air, work with anchors on scripts and help designate live shots. Also, he/she will plan for the next day’s report and guest segment and will oversees the producing and writing of the newscasts. Must works closely with the Executive Producer of Broadcast Content and News Director to shape our Station’s coverage in a competitive metered market and ensure that the Station’s website contains current news information and updated stories. Performs other duties as needed and assigned. Reports directly to the News Director.

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelors degree in Journalism or related field preferred. At least three to five years of progressively responsible experience in line producing newscasts. Experience in a metered market is a plus. Must be a strong writer and editor who understands how to showcase content and meet the expectations of the a.m. viewer. Must be a proven leader with excellent news judgment who enjoys exploring creative and new ways to deliver content, while maintaining a clear focus on viewers. Should possess strong collaboration and interpersonal skills when working with multiple departments. Must be a strong communicator under breaking news deadlines and have a background that demonstrates a daily commitment to all news platforms, including our social media and website. Must be proficient with the use of graphics and all newsroom resources and able to handle multi-task projects. Must have the ability to work well under stressful and/or time sensitive situations.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Send resume and a web link or DVD to the Director of Human Resources, KTUL, LLC, P. O. Box 8, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74101; or email at hr8@ktul.com; or apply in person at KTUL Studio, Lookout Mountain, 3333 South 29th West Avenue, Tulsa, Oklahoma between 8:30AM - 5:30PM, Monday through Friday; or fax resume to (918) 445-9565. Please no telephone calls. Thank you!