Posted at: 07/19/2013 9:03 AM
Updated at: 07/23/2014 10:08 AM
WHEC-TV has an exciting opportunity in the News Department for a Nightside Executive Producer.
•Oversee the early and late evening newscasts
•Develop and maintain the station brand on a daily basis
•Work with producers, associate producers, assignment manager, reporters, graphic artists and others to create the best newscast possible
•Review scripts, select stories, oversee reporter's work on stories
•Oversee production values and critique newscasts
•Schedule producers and associate producers
•Conduct performance reviews
•Coordinate web/mobile news coverage
•Reports to News Director
•Go to person when News Director in unavailable
•Several years of television news experience, primarily in the area of TV news and show production
•Must be able to lead a news team in designing and building daily early and late evening newscasts and supervise the writing of compelling news and tease copy.
•Outstanding writing, editing and graphic skills required
•Good coaching and mentoring skills a must.
•Must be a dynamic strong leader with a clear vision and ability to communication that vision to the station
•Ability to delegate responsibility and encourage creativity
•Strong news judgment
•Function well under pressure and under deadlines
•Must be willing/able to line produce when needed
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. The Company will make reasonable accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.
HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT
191 East Avenue
Rochester, New York 14604
Fax (595) 454-7433
No Telephone Calls Please
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER