Executive Producer – 10241

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Midland-Odessa,TX

TEGNA, Inc.

DESCRIPTION

KWES-TV, NewsWest9 in Midland/Odessa, Texas is looking for a visionary leader to lead our team as Executive Producer. This person must be a creative, motivational, and experienced newsroom leader. If you are a visionary who can successfully identify great, impactful content and develop a roadmap to meet the goals of NewsWest 9 newscasts, this position is for you.

Responsibilities: 

• Work closely with newscast producers on creating unique shows with strong showcasing and layers

• Must be willing to lean in hard to breaking news and be able to absolutely throw out the rundown when needed

• Work with the digital desk to identify and assign content

• Encourage innovation, smart risk-taking and powerful storytelling in crafting dynamic, authentic newscasts

• Inspire enterprise stories and coordinate special coverage with news leadership team

• Oversee multiple newscasts to ensure they meet our strategic goals to tell the best stories

• Assist in the management of talent and producers

• Identify daily opportunities to have our news get noticed and reach new audiences

• Work collaboratively with other managers and perform tasks as required by the News Director and Assistant News Director


JOB EXPERIENCE


REQUIREMENTS

• 1-3 years newsroom experience preferred as a producer

• An innovative and transformative mindset

• Strong understanding of the tenets of professional journalism

• Knowledge of ENPS, Edius, photojournalism, editing, and content management systems a plus

• Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time-sensitive deadlines

• BA/BS in journalism, communications or related a plus


ADDITIONAL INFO

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.


HOW TO APPLY

https://www.newswest9.com/

http://www.jobs.net/j/JFrMKBDr