JOB OPENING: Content Producer
KWQC-TV6 is a dominant NBC affiliate, serving Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois as the Quad Cities’ #1 station for news, information and entertainment programming. KWQC-TV6 has the most experienced team in the market. They strive to keep their viewers safe and informed while guiding them through the ever-evolving digital world. The Quad Cities area is located right on the Mississippi River just 2.5 hours from Chicago, 2 from Des Moines, 4 from St. Louis and 5.5 from Minneapolis/St. Paul.
JOB DESCRIPTION: We are looking for a person ready to start climbing the producing ladder in the broadcast industry by working on our 2 ½ hour morning show. In the broadcast industry, the mornings are a rising daypart that people tune into for their local news and weather, so it’s an exciting time to innovate and learn some new tricks of the trade. Producing such a show will help launch strong producers into bigger TV markets.
He/she would be responsible for coming in overnight to look for and build fresh, new local, national and international content into the newscast. He/she would have a strong support system of anchors, another producer, a digital producer and someone from our management team to oversee late-breaking news and live opportunities for the show.
QUALIFICATIONS: A college degree in journalism, broadcasting or related field is preferred. Experience is a plus. In lieu of a college degree, applicants with 2 or more years of experience in the broadcast or forecasting industry will be considered. The candidate must be willing to work overnight, know basic writing/grammar skills, and have good time management skills. Must have a valid drivers’ license and be insurable.
Qualified applicants can apply at www.gray.tv/applynow.
EOE M/F/D/V ~ Drug screen required.
KWQC-TV6 is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in the hiring, training, or promotion of employees by reasons of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, physical or mental handicap, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, national origin, or age.
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