The Field Producer is a coordinator for a story while the crew is in the field. This person generally oversees the production of a
story, working with a Reporter and Photographer to set up interviews, gather video and collect information. The Field Producer is
also the liaison between the crew and the newsroom.
In many cases, the Field Producer will conduct the research, log the video, and write the story for the Reporter. Sometimes the
Field Producer will conduct interviews for the Reporter.
This person may have a background as a Reporter, Photographer or Producer and must have good writing skills and be able to
coordinate the logistics of putting together a story.
Write interesting news stories from wire copy, field reports and interviews. Assist newscast producers with all facets of show
preparation. Field produce and edit news stories for reporters and newscast anchors. Make contacts and gather information
about news issues and events in the Henderson area. Work with reporters, assignment editors and photographers to make sure
we completely, accurately and fairly cover news events. Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned.
Experience with television news production and writing
Ability to meet daily deadlines and work cooperatively with other staff members
Desire to ultimately work as a newscast producer
Experience editing news copy and videotape
Good phone etiquette
Green Valley Television
460 N. Arroyo Grande Blvd., Suite 209
Henderson, NV 89014