Sacramento, California

7PM News Producer

Are you ready to build a dynamic newscast at the #1 station in Northern California? KCRA has a rare opportunity to create something brand new. We are looking for an experienced producer with a track record of creativity and innovative presentation techniques. The right candidate will have a proven ability to harness the power of storytelling through rich and unique video.

Job Duties

• Oversee the creation, production and execution of our 7pm newscast.

• Collaborate with our Executive Producers and Directors to create eye-catching graphics.

• Must embrace a multiplatform philosophy to execute content for television, digital and social media.

• Must contribute strong enterprise story ideas at editorial meetings.

• Fosters and inspires teamwork with anchors, field crews, digital producers and the assignment desk.

Required Skills

• Exceptional news judgment.

• Excellent writing skills.

• Demonstrates strong organizational skills and an eye for detail.

• Must be adept and knowledgeable about developing content for our digital platforms and social media.

• Ability to calmly handle live breaking news.

• Must be a team leader who communicates thoughtfully and respectfully.

Required Qualifications

• 5+ years of line producing experience.

• Bachelor's Degree in Journalism or related field.

• Must be willing to work flexible hours and holidays.

• Knowledge of newsroom computer systems ENPS, BitCentral and Oasis is a plus.

• Bilingual experience is a plus.
  • Military DINFOS experience will be considered.

Sacramento, California

Hearst Television is a national multi-media company with operations serving nearly three dozen U.S cities, reaching one out of every five U.S households. We deliver local and national news, weather, information, sports, and entertainment programming via every available content-delivery platform. Hearst Television is recognized as one of the media industry’s premier companies, where quality journalism and service to the community are our core values. The company and its employees have been honored with numerous awards for distinguished journalism, industry innovation, and community service. Hearst Television is a subsidiary of The Hearst Corporation. Founded in 1887, Hearst is one of the world’s most admired private media and information companies with some 200 business in more than 150 companies. 

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