Live and work in one of the most beautiful television markets in California. KION News Channel 5 in Monterey/Salinas, California is accepting applications for a News Producer. Candidate will be responsible for writing and producing our daily newscasts and web and social media content. We are looking for a journalist with strong writing, producing and social media skills, a team player who thrives on deadlines and breaking news, with experience creating compelling content on all platforms. This is not an on-air reporting position, but MMJ/Reporting skills are a plus and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.
Candidates should be highly skilled at time management and problem solving, also organized and creative. Prior news writing and producing experience, familiarity with non-linear editing (especially edius), ENPS, social media and enterprise story telling are a huge plus. If you want to be part of a dynamic, talented news team, with great ideas and a passion for covering news in our market and beyond, send your resume a link to your work, and a few words about yourself and your professional goals to: Leslie Miller, News Director, KION-TV. No calls please.
NPG offers a competitive compensation package that includes a benefits plan of medical / dental / vision / life/long term disability 125C and 401k with employer match.
A valid California driver’s license or the ability to obtain one is required. Candidate must pass a drug test and background check.
Please send resume and demo (no calls, please) to:
Attention: Leslie Miller, News Director
Salinas, CA 93906
KION TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer