CREATIVE TOPICAL EDITOR/PRODUCER - KWTX

Gray Television
 Woodway, TX

About Gray Television:

Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households.

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

About KWTX:

The KWTX Media group is a legacy group of stations that dominate the Central Texas market of Waco/Temple/Killeen/ College Station, Texas. A powerhouse CBS affiliate since 1955; purchased by Gray Television in 1999 and adding The CW, Telemundo, and MeTV in 2019.

Job Summary/Description:

KWTX is looking for an attention to detail Creative Topical Editor/Producer. Now is your opportunity to play an important role in promoting the number one news station in the market. We are looking for a drive, dynamic and creative producer for nightly topicals, promotions and occasional creative client work.

Make yourself stand out! This is your opportunity to work in a dynamic, creative, and fast past Production environment in broadcast operations. We are a well-equipped creative department with the latest in acquisition and post-production in 4k. This operation runs more like a post house than a broadcast operation. We are looking for talent focusing on the effective production of topical promotions. This position will primarily focus on evening topical promotion with an occasional emphasis on creative production for the clients and station as needed. We are a multiple Emmy and Telly winning facility and offer an opportunity for someone to grow their skill set. Attitude is as important as skill sets, so show us how you will fit in and what you can bring to the team. Make sure you include a link to your online portfolio.

*** Please note, the primary job responsibilities include, but are not limited to the duties listed above ***

Qualifications/Requirements:

- 2 to 5 years experience in Promotional or commercial production

- Advanced knowledge of Adobe Premiere, Photoshop, and After Effects

- Experience on Edius a plus

- Knowledge of ENPS and Bit Central preferred

- Creative writing skills and attention to details

- Ability to work evening shift from 2 pm to 10 pm nightly

- Part 107 license a plus

- A Strong Reel Showing Your work

Qualified, interested applicants may go to you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now“, upload your resume, cover letter and references

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, and transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.

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