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KSBY PT Content Producer at The E.W. Scripps Company

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Part-Time
Location: San Luis Obispo, California

Job Description:

KSBY-TV, The Scripps NBC Station in San Luis Obispo, CA is seeking a Part-Time Content Producer to produce newscasts and online content for and our other social media platforms. Our news producers are market leaders in ratings and pageviews on California’s beautiful Central Coast.


  • Write clear, accurate and compelling content

  • Create content in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

  • Enhance newscasts by utilizing graphics, video and station branding

  • Understand the difference between writing for broadcast and online audiences

  • Meet established deadlines to ensure high-speed, high-quality content delivery

  • Coordinate with crews and managers throughout the day to create the best possible product


  • Experience in a newsroom environment

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field is required - although we will consider applicants currently enrolled in college

  • Understanding of journalistic ethics and libel laws


  • Excellent conversational and creative writing skills

  • Outstanding communication and organizational skills

  • Exemplary grammar, spelling and punctuation skills

  • Experience with social media platforms including Facebook and Twitter

This position is covered by the terms of a collective bargaining agreement.


The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) serves audiences and businesses through a growing portfolio of local and national media brands. With 52 television stations in 36 markets, Scripps is one of the nation’s largest independent TV station owners. Scripps runs a collection of national journalism and content businesses, including Newsy, the next-generation national news network; podcast industry leader Stitcher; the fast-growing national broadcast networks Bounce, Grit, Escape, Laff and Court TV; and Triton, the global leader in digital audio technology and measurement services. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, “Give light and the people will find their own way.”

As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis on race, sex, sexual orientation, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company.