WTVO/WQRF in Rockford Illinois is searching for an Executive Producer.
The Executive Producer supervises news content across all media platforms and line produces at least one hour of a live newscast per day.
- Responsible for evaluating stories; organizing them into a cohesive sequence within a newscast or digital content for the web
- Decides the order in which stories will be told, write teases and other content, times news programs, edits videos
- Manage news room, contribute to the editorial process and make solid decisions in breaking news situations
- Execute strategies that engage and grow audiences across all media devices
- Responsible for successful marketing of projects and adherence to budget
- Bachelor's Degree in Communications, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
- At least 2 years’ producing experience
- Fluency in English
- Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
- Strong news judgment, journalistic integrity and understanding of viewer needs and expectations
- Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple task simultaneously
HOW TO APPLY
Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar