News Producer/Story Producer Telemundo San Diego

Company Description

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Job Description

Noticiero Telemundo San Diego (KUAN) is looking for an experienced and dynamic bilingual news producer and content producer to work along an enthusiastic news team and contribute to all news content platforms and projects. The primary responsibilities are to produce, organize and coordinate all elements involved in creating and producing a fast-paced newscast in San Diego, CA and will be responsible of writing, editing and in some cases, video recording the material for broadcast and all digital platforms. Must have the ability to work under heavy deadline pressure, without compromising accuracy or credibility.

JOB DUTIES:
• Responsible for the overall production and writing of the newscasts
• Work directly with VP of News, Executive Producer, Producers, Assignment Editor, Anchors, VJ’s and production crews in overall news content production.
• Knowledgeable on daily news events, keep up with current events, be aware of past news events and know what news in the market is.
• Stack the rundown and line produce the on-air broadcast from the control room
• Must be willing to react to breaking news, change your rundown accordingly, contribute story ideas daily, create graphics, assign & edit news-copy, produce other newscasts & specials as needed.
• Strong writing skills are essential including tease writing, have exceptional editorial skills and the ability to recognize stories with high potential for provocative, compelling television
• Must ensure accuracy, integrity, ethical values and balance of the news content
• Respond to breaking news with urgency and accuracy and have good time-management skills.
• Work closely with fellow producers, executive producer and news director on story/sweeps planning and coordination
• Work directly with talent articulating angle of story and length
• Write content for on air and digital as well as copy-edit reporter scripts
• Incorporate digital media strategy into newscasts
• Incorporate digital media strategies in each newscast and contribute to digital platforms strategies
• Contribute story ideas; participate in daily coverage decisions, editorial meetings, special coverage and breaking news/
• Produce news stories and specials as assigned
• Requires a leader with the know-how to determine the best news stories for the newscast and the ability to delegate duties.

  • Salary range: $65-85k

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
• A degree in Broadcasting, Journalism, or related field
• A minimum 1- or 2-years news writing experience
• Spanish language proficiency (reading and writing)

Eligibility Requirements
• Applicants must submit a Demo Reel and resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
• Must have a flexible schedule with ability to work any of a 24×7 shift and willingness to work long hours and on weekends and holidays with short notice
• Must be willing to work in San Diego, California
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be at least 18 years of age
• Must have a valid Driver’s License

Additional Information

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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