Morning Executive Producer

Date Posted: 8/9/2018

Job Description

KREM-TV is looking for news leader to oversee content gathering and content distribution in our newsroom. The Morning Executive Producer will work collaboratively with other leaders and teach employees how to create unique, shareable content that evokes emotion on all platforms. Our ideal candidate can identify engaging content, teach others how to do so and develop a road-map on how to meet the goals of our company.

In this role, you will:

  • Help our teams create unique morning newscasts or digital segments evoking emotion
  • Write, shoot and edit news stories for on-air broadcasting and digital platforms
  • Write and teach our staff to do so in an exciting, captivating and authentic manner
  • Use the latest editing and photography tools to tell great stories
  • Develop and teach staff to develop content through social listening and independent sources
  • Research and teach how to research for facts and credibility
  • Use consumer analytics in determining content
  • Skillfully use social media and digital tools to research, discover and distribute content
  • Write and post daily on all digital platforms including social media
  • Enterprise news stories
  • Coach journalists how to write for website including attaching images and streaming video
  • Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance stories
  • Lead and inspire news teams to work together for a great newscast
  • Coach and inspire on air talent to be exciting and engaging
  • Plan logistics and assignments for morning and dayside crews
  • Perform other tasks as required by supervisor



Job Requirements

Here’s what you need:

  • BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field
  • 2-5 years of experience preferred, including supervision and leadership of other journalists
  • Experience in photojournalism, editing, and content management systems
  • Understanding of the tenets of professional journalism
  • Skills in producing engaging, content-driven newscasts and digital content
  • Strong social media skills, including an active newshound presence on Twitter and Facebook
  • Knowledge of ENPS, Edius and Axis graphics 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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About Us

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.