Log In
Forget Password?

  Nightside Executive Producer
Employer: KOCO-TV Job Posted: 2/9/2020
Location: Oklahoma Cityo, OK Job Status: Full Time

Job Description:

KOCO-TV is looking for an Nightside Executive Producer who can oversee fast-paced newscasts in an even faster –paced news market. We need a driven, organized leader. The right candidate will be a leader who can develop multi-platform content that succeeds on air, on mobile, and on social media. Responsibilities include the ability to manage, coach, and motivate a team of producers, reporters, anchors, and photojournalists who are committed to excellence. The Executive Producer is responsible for the overall content of assigned newscasts, manages all aspects of breaking news, and social engagement. The right candidate must be a pro when it comes to effective communication and decision making under daily deadline pressure. You must have proven ability in making decisions based on strong ethics, a solid producing background, and a desire to win. The Executive Producer will work on recruiting producers and work closely with the News Director to implement winning strategies for each newscast. The ideal candidate can handle Breaking News when it comes and, when it doesn’t, can still oversee a compelling product that delivers interesting and relevant content to our viewers. Overseeing the product is only one facet of the job. You must also be a coach and a leader with the communications skills to make those you supervise better.

Job Responsibilities:

• Oversight of the preparation of a rundown and scripts for the newscasts
• Oversight of the use of all our graphics resources to enhance our presentation
• Coaching producers, reporters, and photojournalists
• Responding to breaking news and weather
• Oversight of digital response to breaking news and social media engagement
• Writing compelling news stories in active voice
• Meeting deadlines
• News gathering
• Boothing newscasts when needed
• Leading editorial meetings and pitching enterprise stories in editorial meetings
• Must perform administrative duties including scheduling, performance reviews, training and providing critical feedback.
• Communicating effectively with news staff, promotions, and production/engineering

Experience Requirements:

• Minimum of three years producing experience.
• Should have demonstrated experience in writing and be able to think visually.

Qualifications Requirements:

• Possess outstanding communication skills.
• Ability to multi-task and coordinate several crews and responsibilities simultaneously.
• An ability to summarize information into easy-to-understand components
• 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.
• Military training and experience will be considered.

To Apply:


Entertainment Jobs in The Sports Industry

Search Jobs in TV, Radio, Film, Live Events and More


Want More Jobs Like This?
We love helping you with your job search -- we make it even easier by delivering the best jobs to your inbox.

Configure Job Alerts

A Few Related Jobs
Digital News Producer
Producer Abu Dhabi UAE
Producer, Associate (NE)
Sports Producer
Senior Producer, Live
Producer (Nightline)
Executive Producer
Morning Executive Producer
Producer Operator
Field Producer
Technical Media Producer
Morning Producer
Associate Producer Longform - Audio
5 pm Newscast Producer
News Producer
Political Producer
Creative Services Producer
Digital Content Producer

We're Working For You!

Instead of spending massive amounts of time and energy searching through catch-all job sites or bookmarking hundreds of employer career pages and visiting them daily - instead of doing all the tedious work yourself, we do it for you.

Our staff is hard at work finding jobs from every entertainment employer and putting it all in one place, so you don't have to.

We�re the best at what we do and we'll prove it. Your satisfaction is guaranteed.

When you're ready to put your job search into high gear, upgrade your account and get full access to every entertainment job right now. While you're focused on getting the right job, we�ll make sure you don't miss any!


About Us  |  Career Advice Blog  |  Employer Directory  |  Contact Us
© 2012-2020 Work In Entertainment, LLC. Terms of Use | Privacy Policy.