9 hours
2018-05-212018-06-20

Executive Producer

Tribune Company
Indianapolis, IN
  • Job Code
    2018-47336
Careers Center | Executive Producer
  • Executive Producer

    Location US-IN-Indianapolis
    Posted Date 2 months ago(4/2/2018 8:28 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-47336
  • Overview

    WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Executive Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

     

    The Executive Producer must be a proven newsroom leader looking for a challenging opportunity.  The ideal candidate is a strong communicator, proven newsroom leader, and can understand and incorporate brand initiatives for two distinct stations.  This is a great opportunity in a growing city, and a highly competitive news environment. This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing newscasts.

    Responsibilities

    • Overall responsibility for newscasts, including oversight on story selection, content, and production
    • Work with team to create innovative news content; able to think differently and critically
    • Collaborate with Editors, Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
    • Step in and write, edit and produce as needed
    • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
    • Provide regular feedback on newscast with staff, both as a team and individually
    • Perform other duties as assigned

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree pred; equivalent experience required
    • 5 years previous news producing experience
    • Supervisory experience highly pred
    • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
    • Strong organizational skills
    • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, early mornings, weekends and holidays

    WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

    Company Info

    Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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