Producer

Producer
KAKE News – Wichita, Kansas

KAKE-TV, the ABC affiliate in Wichita, has an immediate opening for a News Producer.  We are a fast-paced newsroom that puts an emphasis on breaking news and weather coverage.

DUTIES AND EXPECTATIONS:

  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Directing reporters and photographers to complete assigned tasks
  • Responding to viewer inquiries and making regular “beat” calls to stay on top of the latest news developments
  • A positive attitude and desire to win are vital to the position.
  • Must be a team player, proficient in multitasking and have a flexible schedule.
  • We are looking for a candidate who is active in social media and embraces producing content for multiple platforms

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • College degree in broadcast journalism, mass communications or equivalent experience is required
  • At least 1 year newsroom experience is preferred, including the ability to generate story ideas and write original content.

When applying please note your referral source and send resume reel to:

Dave Grant
Assistant News Director
KAKE News
1500 N. West St. 
Wichita, KS 67203

Or by email: dgrant@kake.com

No phone calls please

Lockwood Broadcast Group and KAKE-TV provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.  Pre-employment drug test is required along with a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.