Job Title

Executive Producer

Market

Washington

Category:

Executive Producer

Station:

WJLA

Experience

4

  • Full Time
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

WJLA

Category: Production

Position/Title: Executive Producer

Details:

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country!  Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees.  Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair!  We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

ABC 7/WJLA-TV in Washington, DC has an immediate opening for an energetic and creative Good Morning Washington Executive Producer to oversee 6 ½ hours of news content. We want a leader with a proven success-driven track record to lead our morning news teams on WJLA 7 & 24/7 on TV and Digital.   This is a big picture management position supervising the planning, production and  execution of our live shows in studio and out in the field. You must understand the vision of  GMW and keep us on brand all the time.  You must be able to drive our coverage on digital first with a hearty strategy for making sure GMW owns coverage on our app and social media first!  This is a big position that requires passion, endurance and perseverance!

Experience:

If you are up for the challenge, you will work closely with the Senior Producer, producers, anchors, reporters, editors, photojournalists and crew on daily and long term coverage. This job is as much a community leader as a newsroom leader and this person understand

Responsibilities:

Supervise 6 ½ hours of morning news:  Good Morning Washington & Let’s Talk Live
Supervise producers/writers/reporters
Work hand-n-hand with the Senior Producer on planning
Collaborate with Digital EP & Social Media Manager to consistently promote our GMW strategy on those platforms
Recruit talented future employees
Read and approve scripts
Ability to manipulate rundowns in iNews, add graphics and supers
Scheduling

Requirements:

Qualifications:

Previous experience as an Executive Producer
Previous morning news experience
Great people skills with an emphasis on coaching and motivating
Strong writing skills and a proven track record for getting results on initiatives
Four-year degree in journalism or communications preferred and a minimum of four years related experience
Must be flexible on work hours
Previous experience with iNews, Axis graphics, Tagboard, CrowdTangle, PowerPoint would be very helpful

Contact:

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