Job type full-time
Full job description
Bek news is a division of bek tv (kndb/kndm), a north dakota-owned company broadcasting commentary and live news, as well as the most live, local sports in north dakota across a statewide broadcast footprint and a nationwide internet (ott) offeringIt’s exciting, emotional and intimate north dakota content that attracts attention and engages viewers of all ages and interests.
Bek tv launched bek news, an exciting television mix of both national and local news as it occurs and commentary on how it affects our viewersBek news features national, regional and local personalities who share their commentary on topics impacting individuals dailyThis position will work in tandem with a team of professional individuals to create high quality news/commentary programmingBek news is truly the leader in local.
Collaborate remotely with news operations manager to select and prioritize content
Communicate with show personalities to create an award-winning product
Gather information, stories and pieces from team members throughout the day
Perform research on local, national and international affairs to stay updated with current events
Utilize the adobe creative suite to edit footage and create on-air elements
Video and audio editing is a significant portion of this position
Select footage and sound bites to include in broadcast to ensure consistency
Add stories and elements that will make the broadcast more attractive
Communicate with the studio crew and anchors while on-air
Ensure broadcast is within time limits
Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Assist in posting daily video content to the station’s website, www.bek.news.
Exercise your creative side by assisting with commercial production
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
Experience with microsoft 365 suite
Experience with remote meeting software
Performs other duties as assigned
Preferred, skills and/or experience:
1-3 years of experience in broadcasting or equivalent experience in television production
Interest in and knowledge of live news/event production and advanced knowledge of both mac and pc based editing systems (final cut pro, news edit, adobe premiere pro, etc.) and general knowledge of other applications within the adobe creative suite.
Work remotely with other station staff to prepare and produce all live and pre-recorded showsShows include but are not limited to daily news/commentary programming, breaking news cut-ins using tricaster 8000.
Manage assigned tasks while demonstrating the ability to multi-task as well as the ability to handle change in a timely manner.
Post-entry level experience in the role of producer of news/commentary style programming.
Proven ability to manage competing priorities, strategically aligning efforts and activities to meet company goals.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classificationThey are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classifiedAll personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
Chief operations officer
923 east interstate ave
Bismarck, nd 58503