Lexington , KY
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Associate Producer

Lexington, KY Full time
Posted on November 14, 2017

Kentucky Educational Television

Associate Producer

Reports To

Public Affairs Managing Producer / Host


  • 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 scouting locations.
  • Make travel arrangements for producers, crew and talent; help to direct and organize crewmembers 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; writing transcripts
  • Logging footage; basic video editing; organizing and archiving media files; posting video segments and other content on and social media platforms; helping to supervise edit, graphics, and audio session.
  • Maintaining appropriate records and paperwork necessary for productions, broadcasts, Web use, air rights, copyright information and contacts for talent and services.
  • Must be available on a flexible schedule and for weekend and overnight travel.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Required:

Bachelor’s degree in related field plus two (2) years of professional television production and post-production experience. 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.


Dependent on qualifications and experience.


Please email state application, cover letter and resume 

Position open until filled.

KET is an Equal Opportunity Employer.