EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

  • RNN-TV, Fios1 News
  • Rye Brook, NY, USA
  • Apr 08, 2019
Full time Media-Journalism

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:    The Executive Producer oversees the content and flow of multiple daily broadcasts in a complex, live and live-to-tape news operation.  Must be able to mentor, lead, and coach staff members to produce engaging newscasts with accuracy and consistency.

KEY RESPONSIBLITIES:

  • Supervise writing, plan story selection, graphics selection, editing, production and execution of daily newscasts and special programming
  • Manage line producers and facilitate producer schedules
  • Work with on-air talent, content producers and the production team to deliver a superior product
  • Edit reporter scripts 
  • Ensure copy is written conversationally
  • Work with Assignment Desk and enterprise story ideas
  • Assist News Director in critiquing daily broadcasts
  • Monitor content being placed on the web and come up with creative ways to engage the audience
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management

DIRECT REPORT(S):  Line Producers, Assignment Editors, Reporters, Editors

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:  BA/BS Degree with a minimum of 5 year news producing experience. Top-10 market preferred.