TEGNA-owned FOX affiliate KIDY/KXVA News is looking for a talented Executive Producer
who can take our newscasts to the next level. Applicants must have a major breaking news experience, strong editorial judgment, newscast producing expertise and full understanding of the needs of our audience across all platforms. This position requires leadership, solid decision making skills and the ability to work well in a dynamic newsroom environment. Candidates must have social media experience and leadership in digital content areas.
Deliver on-air news events in an engaging, exciting, and accurate manner.
Write in an exciting, captivating and authentic manner.
Plan coverage, story selection and ensure effective delivery of daily newscasts.
Responsible for the development of on-going sweeps style stories.
Develop sources within markets to generate breaking stories.
Develop original content through social listening and independent sources.
Help read scripts prior to each newscast to secure quality and accuracy.
Work with reporters on story concepts to execution.
Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance newscasts and stories.
Write and post daily on all digital platforms including social media.
Work with station management to innovate and effect change.
3-5 years' experience
Bachelor's Degree in journalism, arts, film, or related field of study preferred (or equivalent experience)
Experience in photojournalism, editing, and content management systems
Understanding of the tenets of professional journalism
A portfolio with examples of strong breaking news reporting
Ability to generate creative, engaging, content-driven live shots
Strong social media skills, including an active news hound presence on Twitter and Facebook
Knowledge of ENPS and Adobe Premiere is a plus
Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlines
Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events
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