• Full Time
  • Anywhere

KSNW

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

KSN is looking for a morning executive producer to join our team! As a key newsroom manager, you must have a proven track record as a newscast producer, strong leadership skills, excellent news judgement and the ability to showcase news content across all media platforms. We are looking for someone to lead a strong team, bringing creativity, urgency and a focus on details to our morning show.


JOB EXPERIENCE

  • Journalism or Communications degree, TV/film or the equivalent
  • Prefer experience in an executive producer or senior producer role; minimum 3 years’ experience as producer

REQUIREMENTS

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for overseeing 2.5-hour morning newscast, including co-producing and writing
  • Assist other managers in coordinating coverage for other newscasts, taking on special projects when needed
  • Responsible for evaluating stories; organizing them into a cohesive sequence within a newscast or digital content for the web
  • Provide regular feedback on newscasts with staff, both as a team and individually
  • Manage newsroom during assigned shifts, contributing to the editorial process and make solid decisions in breaking news situations
  • Execute strategies that engage and grow audiences across all media devices
  • Rotate as weekend on-call manager
  • Coordinate schedules and logistics with News Director and other news managers
  • Define strategic direction for content coverage to meet business and financial objectives

Requirements & Skills:

  • Must be able to interact well with multi-media journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers, production, digital, promotions and engineering staff
  • Extreme attention to detail required
  • Excellent verbal, written, and analytical skills
  • Fluent in English, bilingual in Spanish a plus
  • Proficiency in ENPS, WordPress, AP style and the ability to learn new technology independently and quickly
  • Strong news judgment, journalistic integrity and understanding of viewer needs and expectations
  • Utilize all required television technology
  • Available to work flexible schedule

Provide resume and digital reel when applying.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT/MENTAL/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: High stress office environment with deadline pressures. Position will require day-to-day multi-tasking, as well as managing multiple projects simultaneously with frequent change in direction and priority. Some travel may be required. As needed, must be willing to work weekends (Saturdays and Sundays), overnights/early mornings, nights, and holidays.

The employee in this position must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, work near others, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.

NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.


ADDITIONAL INFO

EEO Statement: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


HOW TO APPLY

Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar

https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/nexstar/details/Morning-Executive-Producer_REQ-32102