WNCT-TV in Greenville, NC is searching for an Executive Producer. The successful candidate will have a proven track record as a newscast producer who desires to coach and mentor our producing staff to the next level. Job requirements included daily editorial supervision of our newscasts. We are looking for a creative, imaginative leader who can teach excellent production values, showcasing and writing. The EP will work closely with reporters on daily story development, working with newscast producers to showcase stories, working with the assignment desk to dispatch crews efficiently and aggressively, helping the weather team to tell the day's weather story, partnering with web producers to produce online content. The EP will also be required to line produce as needed, help manage producer staff schedules, give regular feedback to members of the news team, and work with other news managers to constantly refine and improve the entire newsroom operation.
Bachelor's Degree in Communications, TV/film or the equivalent and at least 5 years' experience in television or radio broadcast/production
Must be able to interact will with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news manager, production and engineering staff. Detail oriented. Excellent verbal, written and analytical skills. Strong news judgment, journalistic integrity and understanding of viewer needs and expectations.
Position requires the operation of computer, multimedia and editing software. High stress environment with deadline pressures. Must be available to work a variety of shifts.