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Web Producer (CBS KOVR-TV)


West Sacramento, CA, US, 95605

West Sacramento



This isn’t your grandpa’s and grandma’s CBS! CBS KOVR-TV News Sacramento seeks a smart, hardworking dynamic Web Producer to provide trusted news, traffic, sports, weather, entertainment, and lifestyle. As a news professional, you thrive in a high-performance breaking news environment while building strong communication across all verticals within a newsroom. You love to use your intuition in evaluating newsworthy content, anticipating, identifying, and executing the business needs while working independently. 


Come bring your talents and join our team as our next Web Producer serving our Sacramento community.



  • Handle overall production of the sites, app, and social media channels
  • Write, copyedit, and publish news articles in addition to editing and uploading videos and photos
  • Oversee distribution of content on social media and facilitate livestreaming
  • Make important editorial decisions and identifying lead stories
  • Interact daily with the CBS Local editorial staff to coordinate online coverage and identify broadcast promotional opportunities
  • Meticulous about spelling, grammar, and overall accuracy of the content
  • Creative and willing to think out-of-the-box to troubleshoot when technical issues arise


Preferred education, experience, and certification requirements:

  • College degree in journalism or communication or comparable work experience
  • 3 years plus of news writing experience for breaking news
  • Must be available to work mornings, evenings, and weekends
  • HTML and Wordpress knowledge
  • AP style and copyediting experience
  • Work well under tight deadlines in a fast-paced newsroom
  • Proficient in effectively using social media channels to drive traffic to the website
  • Video and photo editor
  • Understands of SEO strategies
  • Advanced video and photo editing experience
  • Experience with web analytics tools, such as Google Analytics and Adobe Analytics


CBS News and Stations, brings together the power of CBS News, 28 owned television stations in 17 major U.S. markets, the CBS News Streaming Network, CBS News Streaming local platforms, local websites and, under one umbrella. CBS News and Stations is home to the nation’s #1 news program 60 MINUTES, the CBS News Streaming Network, the first 24/7 digital streaming news network, the award-winning broadcasts CBS MORNINGS, CBS SATURDAY MORNING, the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH NORAH O’DONNELL, CBS SUNDAY MORNING, CBS WEEKEND EVENING NEWS, 48 HOURS and FACE THE NATION WITH MARGARET BRENNAN. CBS News and Stations provides news and information for the CBS Television Network,, CBS News Radio and podcasts, Paramount +, all digital platforms, and the CBS News Streaming Network, the premier 24/7 anchored streaming news service that is available free to everyone with access to the internet. The CBS News Streaming Network is the destination for breaking news, live events, original reporting and storytelling, and programs from CBS News and Stations’ top anchors and correspondents working locally, nationally and around the globe. CBS News’ streaming services, across national and local, amassed more than 1.01 billion streams in 2021. Launched in November 2014 as CBSN, the CBS News Streaming Network is available on 30 digital platforms and apps, as well as and Paramount+. The service is available live in 91 countries. CBS News and Stations is dedicated to providing the highest quality journalism under standards it pioneered and continues to set in today’s digital age. CBS News earns more prestigious journalism awards than any other broadcast news division. 


Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 


At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status. 


If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to Only messages left for this purpose will be returned. 

Paramount believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.

Nearest Major Market: Sacramento