KIAH-TV seeks a full-time Associate Producer/writer for their revolutionary anchorless newscast Newsfix. Primary duties include writing, crafting and preparing content for fast-paced daily and weekend newscasts. This person must be a strong writer and storyteller with knowledge of news production software such as ENPS or inews. The candidate must know how to showcase stories, work with editors and creatively use graphics to maximize production techniques. VizRT experience a plus. Position requires weekday, nights and/or weekend shifts. KIAH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace. Please list source of referral. No phone calls please. Send resumes to: KIAH-TV, 7700 Westpark Dr., Houston, TX 77063 or online here.
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KIAH-TV in Houston is looking for an Assistant News Director to help manage all Newsroom operations by helping to guide and inspire a staff of over 50 people. We’re looking for someone who is ready for an incredible challenge. You will be a part of expanding and maintaining NewsFix, a unique, anchorless format changing attitudes and breaking the conventional news gathering mold. Newsfix is geared to be an aggressive, often opinionated cross device, cross platform solution for TV news by combining excellent story telling with great photography along with cutting edge graphics and sound design. The perfect candidate will be able to adapt to the format quickly and “getting it” is the key.
You must be a creative writer with sharp news judgment, have excellent digital and social media skills and be ready to apply that knowledge and experience to assist the News Director with daily news gathering and the overall creative vision of the show. We’re looking for someone who always has great ideas, knows current trends, technology and can collaborate well with others while maintaining order in a flexible content acquisition model.
So, if you have at least 7 years’ experience managing people and content in a large newsroom we want to hear from you. We’re looking for someone who can improve the playbook without re-writing it. KIAH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace. Please list source of referral. No phone calls please. Send resumes to: KIAH-TV, 7700 Westpark Dr., Houston, TX 77063 or apply here.
KIAH-TV, is Houston’s Source of Family Entertainment. Since going on the air in 1967, KIAH has made a commitment to not only entertain but to educate the community. We know that education is a factor in achieving success, and because of this we participate in programs that benefit youth. In an effort to extend our outreach into the community, we have developed an Internship Program. The goal of our Internship Program is to allow students the opportunity to supplement information learned in the classroom with hands on training.
Internships are available in the following departments:
The guidelines for qualifying for an Internship include:
Must be at least 18 years of age.
Must be enrolled in an educational institution that provides sponsorship through a cooperative education program which insures their students through their workmen’s compensation and/or liability insurance policy.
All internships are for college credit, and students must have a Junior or Senior standing.
Positive, professional attitude
The ability to work at least 15 – 20 hours per week.
Students will not receive any form of payment for duties performed while interning with the station. Also note that obtaining an internship by no means guarantees future employment. Qualified applicants are considered for all internships without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, or the presence of a non-job related medical condition or handicap.
All applications must be accompanied by a resume & signed by your advisor. Interested parties should submit their information to the following address:
KIAH-TV, Channel 39
Director of Human Resources
7700 Westpark Drive
Houston, Texas 77063
We encourage your participation and look forward to hearing from you. To apply, please print & complete the form below.
Internship Application 2013 for website