600 Cooper Drive
Lexington , KY

Associate Producer

Lexington, KY Full-time
Posted on January 4, 2019

Kentucky Educational Television

Associate Producer

This position is responsible for producing & assisting in the production of programs and content for KET broadcast & online platforms.  Bachelor’s degree in related field plus two years of related experience, or an equivalent combination, is required. Must have strong computer skills, broadcast writing, communications, & interpersonal skills, and experience with non-linear video editing.  Knowledge and interest in Kentucky politics, history and culture preferred.



  • Assist in the production of KET programs and content for broadcast and online platforms.
  • Research content development; organize pre-production meetings, create and organize pre-production notes; schedule location scouts and scout locations.
  • Make travel arrangements for producers, crew and talent; help to direct and organize crew membersy and talent.
  • Help to prepare sets and studios for guests; greet guests and provide for their needs; maintain continuity on sets.
  • Preliminary script writing; prepare prompter scripts and run teleprompter; following and lining scripts; write transcripts
  • Log footage; basic video editing; organize and archive media files; post video segments and other content on and social media platforms; helpy to supervise edit, graphics, and audio session.
  • Maintain appropriate records and paperwork necessary for productions, broadcasts, Web use, air rights, copyright information,v and contacts for talent and services.
  • Must be available on a flexible schedule and for weekend and overnight travel.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Required:

Bachelor’s degree in relevant field plus two (2) years of professional television production and post-production experience required. Practical experience in these fields may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis. Ability to work effectively, both independently and as part of a team, in an environment of multiple projects, priorities and deadlines. Knowledge and interest in Kentucky politics, history, and culture preferred. Basic video editing experience is required. Must have strong computer use, broadcast writing, communications, and interpersonal skills. Must be available on a flexible schedule and for weekend and overnight travel.  Must be able to carry production equipment (up to 40 lbs). Must maintain a professional demeanor and appearance at all times. Must possess a valid driver’s license.

Send cover letter, resume, & application to:

Employment, KET, 600 Cooper Dr., Lexington KY 40502, fax to 859-258-7766, or e-mail 

Position Open Until Filled. EOE