• Evening Newscast Executive Producer

    Location US-WI-Milwaukee
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/2/2019 12:22 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-48771
    Category
    News
  • Overview

    We’re looking for that special person with vision and a passion for journalism to oversee our evening newscasts. The ideal candidate knows how to showcase the day’s top story, develop story ideas, respond to breaking news and weather and assist with getting content digital platforms.

    Responsibilities

    The executive producer works with the evening and night anchors, reporters and producers to create compelling newscasts worth watching. You must have a track record of excellence in producing and booth skills. This position oversees the creation of show rundowns, participates in story selection and oversees content, graphic use, pacing and the overall “look and feel” of the broadcast. The executive producer ensures reporters and photojournalists in the field meet newsroom standards for fairness, accuracy, ethics and style/presentation. They are responsible for ensuring producers, photographers and production staff consistently follow established expectations and guidelines and that newscast discrepancy reports are completed in a detailed manner. The Executive Producer is a key player in managing staff accountability. The Executive Producer develops and implements strategic goals in concert with other newsroom and station managers.

    This is a great opportunity for someone looking to make their mark on Milwaukee’s best evening and late newscasts. They’ll also get the chance to lead a great news team.

    Qualifications

    Six plus years of Newscast Producing, prior newsroom managing experience, a college degree in journalism or a related field.

     

    Resumes and samples of your work may be sent to the attention of the Human Resources Dept. at:

     

    Apply on-line at: http://www.tribunemedia.com/careers/ Search location: US-WI-Milwaukee

     

    FOX 6 - WITI
    9001 N. Green Bay Road
    Milwaukee, WI 53209

    fax: (414) 357-8937

    e-mail: witihr@fox6now.com

    Company Info

    Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching approximately 50 million households, national entertainment cable network WGN America, whose reach is more than 77 million households, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 54 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM, the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV, and Covers Media Group, an unrivaled source of online sports betting information. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel.

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