Executive News Producer

WVLA/WGMB-TV Nexstar Baton Rouge

The Executive Producer supervises news content across all media platforms and line produces at least one hour of a live newscast.

Responsible for evaluating stories; organizing them into a cohesive sequence within a newscast or digital content for the web
Define strategic direction for content coverage to meet business and financial objectives
Manage news room, contribute to the editorial process and make solid decisions in breaking news situations
Execute strategies that engage and grow audiences across all media devices
Responsible for successful marketing of projects and adherence to budget
Requirements & Skills:

 Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, TV/film or the equivalent
At least 5 years’ experience in television or radio broadcast/production
Must be able to interact well with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers, production and engineering staff
Detail oriented
Excellent verbal, written, and analytical skills
Strong news judgment, journalistic integrity and understanding of viewer needs and expectations
Utilize state-of-the-art television technology

To apply for this job please visit nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com.