WESH 2 News is looking for an Executive Producer to oversee fast-paced newscasts in an even faster-paced news market.
You must be able to manage, coach, and motivate a team committed to excellence on broadcast and digital platforms.
A strong editorial voice, solid news judgment, and an aggressive coverage style are required.
You must have the proven ability to make good ethical decisions, a solid producing background, and be able to make those you supervise better
The ideal candidate can handle Breaking News when it happens and, when it doesnt, can still deliver interesting and relevant content to viewers.
Oversee rundowns and scripts for air
Use graphics resources to enhance presentation
Coach anchors, producers, reporters, and photojournalists
Respond aggressively to breaking news on broadcast and digital
Pitch topical, relevant, compelling stories
Line produce when needed
Post stories on digital platforms
Lead editorial meetings
Help recruit, schedule and evaluate producers
Above average communication skills required
Minimum of three years producing experience
Prior management experience preferred
Above average writing skills
Good news judgment
Ability to multi-task and coordinate several crews and responsibilities simultaneously.
Creative presentation style, and ability to showcase all resources and elements
Unwavering journalistic integrity and ethical standards
College degree in broadcast journalism, broadcast news or related field preferred
Military training and experience will be considered