NEWSCAST / DIGITAL PRODUCER

CBS7, the #1 station in Odessa-Midland, TX, is looking for a NEWSCAST / DIGITAL PRODUCER to join our team ASAP. S/He will be responsible for producing assigned on-air newscasts as well as producing content for the station’s website and social media platforms. Being BILINGUAL is a HUGE PLUS!

A Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and a commercial television newsroom internship are required. Shooting, writing and non-linear editing skills are preferred. We’re looking for someone with a positive attitude who wants to learn and grow – as well as someone who strives for excellence, is self-motivated and is creative.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Ability to write conversationally and quickly
• Have a sense of urgency that causes you to work quickly and efficiently, but with an eye towards details and correct factual information
• An open mind to cross-training
• Knowledge of Clickability, Facebook and Twitter also a plus
• Must be willing to submit to a background, MVR check and drug test
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be 18 years or older to apply
• Ability and willingness to work overtime and on weekends with short notice. Must also be available to work all shifts, including early mornings, evenings, holidays, weekends, during late breaking news and weather emergencies
• Must be willing to facilitate personnel requirements including late and/or last minute scheduling changes in a 24/7 high stress work environment
• Ability to work overnight hours on regular basis
• Multitask, react, solve problems and obtain results under pressures of television production and broadcasts
• Interact with a variety of individuals including management, employees, and outside vendors/consultants
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Act independently
• Be a team player
If you’re interested in an exciting, fast-paced job at CBS7, apply at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings or send resume to afrady@cbs7.com