KELOLAND Media Group is looking for a creative and competitive Newscast Producer.

The News Producer produces daily newscast items, decides the order in which stories will be told, writes teases and other content, times news programs, edits video, and posts video to the website. 

The ideal candidate has strong news judgment and writing skills, pays attention to detail and finds creative ways present information to viewers. We’re looking for  someone who is naturally curious and wants to find new, unique and relevant content viewers won’t find in other newscasts. 

You must be good with deadlines, prioritizing assignments and handling multiple tasks simultaneously. 

A successful producer needs to be a newsroom leader, team player, and great communicator in the newsroom.

Produces newscasts for broadcast across all platforms
Writes and orders news stories
Approves scripts
Balances news and feature content to create compelling broadcasts
Edits video
Writes stories for the website and other eMedia platforms
Interacts with viewers and users on social media sites
Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements & Skills:

Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
Fluency in English
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
Minimum two years’ experience in news operations