WKYC Studios, 3News Now Hiring – Producer

WKYC Studios, 3News is now hiring a full-time Producer.

Job Details: Producer

WKYC | Cleveland, OH (Onsite) | Full-Time

WKYC Studios, 3News is a TEGNA owned company is looking for a News Producer who wants to create the best broadcast in the Cleveland area. To land this role, you write, create and produce exciting and interesting news content for broadcast, online and social. You are a multi-tasking, creative problem solver with strong journalistic judgment, detail skills and an ability to think outside the norms. Our Producers must be able to skillfully use social media and digital tools to research, discover and distribute content.

Responsibilities: To land this role,

  • you write, create and produce exciting and interesting news content for broadcast, online and social
  • Create unique newscasts & segments evoking emotion
  • Write in an exciting, captivating and authentic manner
  • Use the latest editing tools to tell great stories
  • Develop original content through social listening and independent sources
  • Deliver on-air, online news events in an engaging, exciting, and accurate manner
  • Research for facts and credibility
  • Use consumer analytics in determining content
  • Write and post daily on all digital platforms including social media
  • Use creative production techniques such as graphics and alternate forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance stories
  • Lead and inspire news teams to work together for a great production
  • Coach and inspire on-air talent to be exciting and engaging
  • Perform other tasks as required by supervisor or executive producer

Job Requirements:


  • BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field
  • Experience in writing, editing, and content management systems
  • Understanding the tenets of professional journalism
  • Skills in producing engaging, content-driven newscasts and digital content
  • Strong social media skills, including an active news hound presence on Twitter, Instagram, TikTok and Facebook
  • Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlines
  • Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events
  • Travel: Rarely: less than 10%
  • Work Environment Set: Office: normally performed in a typical interior/office environment
  • Physical Demands Set: Sedentary work: Involves sitting most of the time; walking, lifting, bending, standing, etc.


TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 64 television stations in 51 U.S. markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 network affiliates in the top 25 markets among independent station groups, reaching approximately 39 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks True Crime Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, digital and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service.