News Producer

News Producer

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


Responsible for directing reporters and photographers to complete assigned tasks, and structuring newscasts to fit within time parameters

Respond to viewer inquiries and make regular “beat” calls to stay on top of the latest news developments

Active participant in editorial meetings and take a leadership role in generating story ideas

Must be active in social media and embrace producing content for multiple platforms

Must be a team play with a positive attitude and desire to win


At least 1 year of television news experience is preferred

College degree in English, Broadcast Journalism or Mass Communications or equivalent experience

Strong writing ability, outstanding organizational skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills

Proficient in multi-tasking, and have a flexible work schedule

Interested candidates can apply to:

Lori Johnson, Business Manager
1500 N. West Street
Wichita, KS 67203
Or by e-mail to [email protected]
No telephone calls please

Lockwood Broadcast Group and KAKE 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.

Additional Info

Job Type : Full-Time

Education Level : Bachelors Degree

Experience Level : Entry Level

Job Function : Producer

Hiring Contact Information : Lori Johnson

Location : Wichita, Kansas

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