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Nashville,TN

Gray Television

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About Gray Television:

Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households. 

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business. 

About WSMV:

WSMV-TV is an NBC-affiliated television station and proud to be part of the Gray TV family. WSMV-TV is located in Nashville, TN, and serves Music City and its surrounding communities. We have an outstanding team and culture!  WSMV is also the home of Nashville's Certified Most Accurate First Alert Forecast for 3 years running (certified by WeatherRate). Visit http://www.WSMV.com for more.

Job Summary/Description:  

WSMV is looking for an experienced Executive Producer to guide its award-winning investigative unit. The Executive Producer of Investigations must be detail-oriented and possess strong editorial judgment and an understanding of data journalism to develop meaningful stories that impact people's lives.

Duties/Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

– Help originate impactful investigative content across all news platforms
– Develop investigative angles to daily stories
– Research issues and obtain government and other public records
– Coordinate assignments of investigative reporters and photographers and manage the investigative calendar
– Manage tips from the tip line and email
– Produce investigative documentaries and podcasts
– Proof story scripts
– Work effectively with senior news management and WSMV's Marketing Department and digital team

Qualifications/Requirements:

– At least five years of news experience, including a minimum of three years in investigative journalism with a record of generating investigative content that achieved results
– Proficiency in the use of investigative tools, including public records and data analysis
– Strong writing and script editing ability
– Effective organizational skills and ability to work as part of a team, including with other departments
– Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field

If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on "apply now", upload your resume, cover letter, and references

(Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

WSMV-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus before the first workday.


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HOW TO APPLY

If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your resume, cover letter and references.

https://gray.tv/careers