Executive Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 12/11/2019

Job Description

TEGNA Media has an excellent opportunity for a talented Executive Producer.  The Executive Producer of News Service will curate and distribute shareable content to all TEGNA stations. This person works to prepare all TEGNA newsrooms with the latest up-to-date information on breaking news, big stories, and shareable content gathered from each station. This applicant will also work on transforming local journalism through TEGNA’s innovation summits and creative pilot experiments.

 Applicants must have major breaking news experience, strong editorial judgment, newscast producing expertise and fully understand the needs of our audience across all our platforms. This position requires leadership, solid decision-making skills and the ability to work well in a dynamic newsroom environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Curate shareable content to distribute to all TEGNA stations
  • Help TEGNA stations across the country produce exceptional content during major breaking news on all platforms
  • Work on the creation of TEGNA pilots
  • Train producers on best practices
  • Project and organizational work as needed by the TEGNA content team

Job Requirements

Requirements:

  • 3 – 10 years of local journalism creation: TV and Digital
  • Television Line producing
  • Digital news writing and content management
  • Experience leading journalists in projects and coverage
  • Editing experience
  • PowerPoint, Google docs, Excel etc.
  • Must be able to travel frequently and with short notice for breaking news situations

Job Snapshot

About Us

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 47 television stations and two radio stations in 39 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 35 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry's top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA delivers results for advertisers through unparalleled and innovative solutions including OTT local advertising network Premion, centralized marketing resource Hatch, and G/O Digital, a one-stop shop for local businesses to connect with consumers through digital marketing. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com

TEGNA, Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.