KATV, the #1 news team in Arkansas, has an immediate opening for a creative News Producer.

In this role, you will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our (morning, evening, or weekend) newscasts.

You will also work closely with the Executive Producer, Director, and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content.

In addition, you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our website.


Solid news judgment

Be a compelling and accurate writer

Be able to multitask and manage time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast

Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment

Strong leadership skills

Excellent communication skills

The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts

Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must

Proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems, such as iNews


Must have at least 1 year of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station

A journalism degree is preferred

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