KWTV Associate Producer

Website News 9

HUMILITY. PASSION. SMART.

Griffin Communications is a special place. You won’t find any multi-media company quite like it.

We put people first and are committed to keeping Oklahomans safe, informed, and entertained. It starts with the Griffin family, local owners with deep roots and commitment to Oklahoma.

How do we do this? We hire smart (people smart), passionate and humble people who want to be part of something special.

We are an Oklahoma-owned and operated multi-media company that reaches more than 90 percent of Oklahoma households with our television and radio stations, statewide radio network, internet sites, digital outdoor network, and mobile information distribution channels.

 

We are “Oklahoma’s Own!”  Click on the link to learn more about the culture at Griffin Communications. http://griffincommunications.net/.

 

THE ROLE

Associate Producer at News 9 helps drive the “Ideal Team Player” culture. As an Associate Producer, you are responsible for writing and distributing news scripts, editing video for newscasts, designing basic graphics for newscasts, and operating the teleprompter as well as other related activities in order to produce the highest quality newscasts.

Other duties include assisting in creating and recording graphics for newscasts, video editing for news stories, searching video/script archives for file video and information. Producing line-up and layout of newscasts, downloading video from servers, and taking video feeds. Checking program logs and preparing breaks. Operating script printers and distributing scripts and rundowns for newscasts and breaking news. Responsible for coordination with other departments.

BS degree or equivalent in Journalism, Communications, or related field. Related experience will be evaluated by Company management and may be substituted on the basis of two years of experience equals one year of education. Newsroom internship experience preferred. Link of work and writing samples required.

This is a full-time position. Ability to work rotation shifts and 24-hour on call availability. Must be flexible to schedule changes.

 

It is Griffin’s policy to comply with all aspects of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as amended, the Age Discrimination Act of 1987 as amended, the 1991 Americans with Disabilities Act as amended and other applicable legislation. Equal employment opportunity will be provided all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, age, or veteran status. Any individual who believes that his or her employment rights have been violated may file a charge of discrimination with EEOC.

Griffin Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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