Morning Show Executive Producer

Website CBS 11 (KTVT-TV)

The Ones for Texas

KTVT-TV is looking for a dynamic, aggressive, and creative Executive Producer to reimagine our morning newscast.

Ideal candidate must have clear vision of how to build a high energy, dynamic newscast and be able to effectively communicate that vision to the team. This includes overall show format, content development, script approvals, graphics, animation and pre-production from inception of story to the final on-air product. Candidate will be forward thinking and seek out fresh editorial content each morning. This is not a re-hash of the 10pm news. Strong understanding of morning show viewer habits and what they need in a morning newscast.

Candidate will assist News Director in evaluating staff members to promote peak performance and productivity. Candidate is responsible for quality of the newscasts in accordance with station and FCC regulations and requirements; review newscasts before and after air in order to ensure accuracy, quality control, and awareness of any potentially litigious material. Oversee additional assigned special projects from inception to completion.

Experience as a news manager preferred, with at least two of those years in a medium or large market. Must also have experience as line producer of a morning newscast. Bachelor’s or technical degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communications or allied field preferred. Excellent organizational and communication skills required; must be results-oriented, innovative and demonstrate leadership and teamwork. Strong breaking news skills required. Requires strong innovative skills; ability to incorporate social media and new technology into all the newscasts.

To apply for this job please visit cbs.avature.net.


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