KHOU 11, a Gannett-owned CBS TV station in Houston, is seeking a strong writer with keen news judgment to join its news team. The writer/production assistant will be responsible for crafting concise, edgy and creative copy, identifying stories uniquely suited to our newscast, assisting producers with breaking news and special live segments, overseeing certain daily franchises, organizing and distributing anchor scripts and edit sheets, and stepping in as a backup producer when needed.
The ideal candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in broadcast journalism, and a minimum of two years experience in a medium-sized market as writer/producer. For consideration, please submit resume and salary history to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail resume to KHOU-TV, Attn: Human Resources – W/PA, 1945 Allen Parkway, Houston, TX 77019 fax: 713-284-8818. EOE. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Please include “Writer/Production Assistant” in the subject line of your email submission of your resume and cover letter.