A news producer is in charge of supervising all aspects of a news broadcast. Most networks and local channels that broadcast news assign a different producer to each specific time of day; the tone or topics of news - as well as the preferences of the viewing or listening public - also changes depending on the time of day.
News Producer Tasks
Manage personnel and resolve issues that arise on the fly during productions.
Oversee postproduction elements and editing to ensure a high standard of quality.
Create and coordinate news materials for print, web, or broadcast organizations.
Research news media trends and competitor developments.