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Publication or Company KARE 11
Job Title Sr. Morning Producer
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, TV/Cable
Salary Leave Blank
Benefits
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Minneapolis, MN
Job Requirements KARE 11, the NBC affiliate in Minneapolis-St. Paul, is looking for a strong news leader, with creative energy and drive to deliver the best, unique, local content for our community every weekday morning from 4:30-7 a.m. and 11-11:30 a.m.

Our top candidate will have superior news judgment and writing/producing skills combined with the ability to enterprise content and motivate staff for an engaged and compelling news product on all platforms.

Description

This person will supervise a team of anchors, reporters, producers and video specialists to produce KARE 11 Sunrise and KARE 11 @ 11 each weekday morning. The qualified candidate will understand and be proficient in all aspects of newscast production including story selection, newscast pacing, writing, editing video, selecting and designing graphics, and executing the show in the control room. Experience and use of digital and social media is a must. Candidate must be willing to work a flexible schedule, that would include overnight hours.

Qualifications

Education: Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field preferred.
Experience: Minimum 5 years experience as a newscast producer.

Skills and Abilities: Must be a smart, top notch producer with experience in making content decisions and managing and motivating staff.
Candidates should enjoy working in collaboration with others on the production, reporting, and producing teams.
Candidates should be able to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines. Candidates also should have a working knowledge of AP style, and know how to proofread and correct copy.
Candidate should driven to improve the overall look, and content of any newscast and news content.
Experience in ENPS and Edius editing software is a plus.

To be part of an award-winning newsroom with growth opportunities, share your cover letter, resume and newscast reel thru the online link.

If you need to send a hard copy newscast reel please address it to:
(**However: you must still complete the online application as well.)

c/o Stacey Nogy
Senior Executive Producer
KARE 11 News
8811 Olson Memorial Highway
Minneapolis, MN 55427

(No phone calls please)
About Our Company KARE is the local media company where you want to work. We know, because we work here.

KARE is more than a TV station; KARE is a news and information center reaching more than 85% of the Twin Cities each week through broadcast, social media, online, mobile apps and events. Our marketing services work with local businesses every day to help them shout from the rooftops or hyper target through digital search and marketing.

KARE is more than your typical media company. It's a fast-paced culture offering growth opportunities that play to your strengths and foster your talent.
It's where salespeople, storytellers, marketing gurus, digital experts and number crunchers all feel at home, and where the Twin Cities most creative personalities feel inspired.

What's in it for you? KARE offers a competitive benefits program to qualified employees. This program includes medical, dental and vision benefits for you, your spouse or partner, and your dependents as well as life insurance, supplemental life, spousal life, child life, accident insurance, and Gannett spending accounts. In addition, the Company also provides generous vacation time, sick pay, short-term disability (STD), long-term disability (LTD), the Gannett 401(k) Savings Plan and more.
We're always looking for talented people to join our team!

We are a drug free, EEO/AAP Employer committed to a diverse workforce. We consider qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status. We solicit your assistance on this opening and future possible openings.
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