CBS Corporation Freelance Producer in West Sacramento, California

Freelance Producer

REF#: 26412

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance


JOB LOCATION: West Sacramento, CA


CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).


Good Day Sacramento - KMAX/CW 31 has an opening for a creative freelance News Segment Producer. The ideal candidate is a strong, creative, energetic, self-motivated news writer. This producer is required to write stories for 3-5 minute news updates during Good Day’s 5.5 hour program as well as breaking news stories for CBS13 morning news. Producer will also coordinate live remotes for Good Day and CBS13. This position is for up to 4 days per week, 2a-10.30a shift. Good Day Sacramento is a successful, long running morning show. We currently broadcast live from 4.30am-10am Monday through Friday and 7am-11am Saturday-Sunday. Our show is streamed live @ [1] you should watch before you apply.


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Live newscast writing and/or producing background is a must. iNews experience is also required. Background check required. We are a morning show so you must be willing to work all shifts. Please attach your resume, cover letter and link to your reel.


Bachelor’s in Journalism or similar degree is preferred.


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