• Full Time
  • Anywhere


Nexstar Media Group,Inc.


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.


  • 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


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.


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.


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