By WCCO-TV Staff

Title: Executive Producer
Department: News

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Coordinate strategy and execution of news on all platforms
  • Motivate our team to create unique, visual, emotional and compelling content
  • Lead aggressive coverage of all breaking news and weather events
  • Be a champion for good culture and stand-out storytelling
  • Review and copyedit scripts to ensure they are accurate and meet all CBS News standards
  • Guide promotions strategies ahead of newscasts
  • Collaborate with news managers to push forward multi-platform content across all dayparts
  • Understand brand and manage broadcast and digital platforms so product is consistent with the brand
  • Use social media and digital tools to research, discover and distribute content
  • Coach and inspire on-air talent, producers and photographers to work and collaborate well
  • Hold regular critique and feedback sessions
  • Work with News Director and Assistant News Director to own all station events and community outreach projects
  • Complete additional duties as assigned by News Director.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a producer or 3 years’ experience as a news manager in a Top 25 market
  • Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism or Communications.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Results-oriented leader with strong organizational and communication skills
  • Cool under pressure
  • A risk taker who thrives off innovation
  • A mentor who listens and inspires a team.

ONLY ONLINE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED
Click here to apply online.

(NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE)

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