The Associate Producer assists in the writing and production of the newscast, as well as contribute to our digital platforms and help out on the assignment desk.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to…
• Writing for newscasts
• Fill in as a line producer
• Assistance to newscast producers
• Assistance to assignment editors
• Occasional field work gathering interviews and video with photographer
• Studio production work including assisting guests
• Contribute to digital and social media platforms as directed
Ideally, Associate Producers have two years or more as a Producer in a smaller market. Additional experience working on newsroom websites and social media platforms and the assignment desk is a plus
How to Apply
Apply online at nexstar.tv/careers and search for REQ-29277
Nexstar Media Group (NASDAQ: NXST) is a leading diversified media company that leverages localism to bring new services and value to consumers and advertisers through its traditional media, digital and mobile media platforms. Its wholly owned operating subsidiary, Nexstar Inc., consists of three divisions: Broadcasting, Digital, and Networks. The Broadcasting Division operates, programs, or provides sales and other services to 198 television stations and related digital multicast signals reaching 116 markets or approximately 39% of all U.S. television households (reflecting the FCC’s UHF discount). The division’s portfolio includes primary affiliates of NBC, CBS, ABC, FOX, MyNetworkTV and The CW. The Digital Division operates 122 local websites and 316 mobile apps offering hyper-local content and verticals for consumers and advertisers, allowing audiences to choose where, when and how they access content and creating new revenue opportunities for the company. The Networks Division operates WGN America, a growing national general entertainment cable network and the home of NewsNation, multicast network Antenna TV, and WGN Radio in Chicago. Nexstar also owns a 31.3% ownership stake in TV Food Network, a top tier cable asset. For more information, please visit www.nexstar.tv.
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