Nexstar Media Group’s station, KRON4, the San Francisco Bay Area’s Local News Station, seeks a Newscast Producer.  This position is responsible for creating a daily newscast for an assigned time slot, using various resources such as reporters, writers, video, wire copy, and information gathered in the newsroom.

This will be a full time, non-union, non-exempt position.


3 – 5 years’ experience producing compelling newscasts in a medium to major market
Demonstrated ability to use state of the art live and graphic technologies, digital editing systems, and to work with writers, reporters and assignment editors on story development
College degree or equivalent in journalism/communications or broadcasting preferred
Must be a self-starter, hard worker, have a great attitude, and be versatile and efficient


Complete entire rundown at least 1 hour before the show airs

Check logs to verify on and off times as wells as commercial break lengths

Write all teases, preshows, cold opens

View and approve video clips, OTS’s, camios

Edit video for stories and teases using desktop editing system

Be prepared for breaking news

Talk to reporters, assignment editors, directors, associate producers directly

Communicate clearly with control room staff and anchors

Management reserves the discretion to add or modify job duties as required

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