Part-Time Multi-media Producer

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5NEWS has an exciting opportunity for a Part Time Multi-media Producer.

Producers are responsible for writing and creating content for newscasts and Web content.  Producers work closely with reporters, producers, directors and the assignment desk to create good looking, accurate newscasts. In this job you will help write scripts, gather story ideas and develop content for our website and our mobile platform.  The right person must have a passion for news. You must be a strong writer and have sharp news judgment.  You will be expected to bring enthusiasm and creativity to our product. We are not looking for a show stacker. We are looking for someone who understands the important role personality and storytelling plays in the newscast.

A college degree is preferred. This is an entry level position perfect for a college student looking to gain experience in the broadcast news industry.

  • Producers plan content, write stories and build graphics to creative and execute all elements of a newscast.
  • Producers brainstorm ideas and use a variety of tools to visually enhance newscasts.
  • Producers write stories for broadcast and the Web.
  • Producers take on special projects as assigned.
  • Working knowledge of non-linear editing is a big plus.

Statement about Other Duties: This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all functions essential to the job for which the employee is responsible, nor an exhaustive list of the minimum requirements and specifications necessary to perform the essential functions, including all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts, or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different functions be performed when circumstances change or exigencies require it.

Interested parties should submit resume, a resume tape, application and references to Shanda Sundstrom, Executive Producer, KFSM-TV, North 13th Street, Fort Smith AR 72901or e-mail No phone calls please.

KFSM-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer