KARE11 in Minneapolis, Minnesota is seeking a creative, ambitious newsroom leader to transform our daily content. The Executive Producer will work with a team of producers, reporters, photographers and digital staff to craft impactful content that is highly engaging and memorable. If you are a visionary that looks beyond the norm and takes risks, we want you on our team! This is a full-time, salaried position.
Coordinates and oversees daily newsgathering efforts during the day. Oversees evening newscasts.
Assigns daily stories and projects to reporters, anchors, photographers, and digital team and monitors the progress of story development throughout the evening.
Focuses on accuracy and strong writing in our scripts, copy editing and closely working with reporters and producers to create accurate, informative, and engaging content. Approvals all on air scripts prior to news broadcasts.
Aggressively covers breaking news forall platforms.
Champions story planning and works with entire team to produceengaging storytelling through strong writing, visuals, use of sound, graphics, and other production techniques.
Boldly participates in the newsroom editorial meetings to make editorial decisions.
Works with editorial team on developing best practices and innovating our newscasts.
Collaborates with the Assignment Desk on potential story ideas and planning for both on-air and digital coverage.
2+ years newsroom leadership experience preferred as an EP, assistant news director, or news director
Knowledge of ENPS, Edius, photojournalism, editing, and content management systems a plus
Excellent copy editing skills
A desire and demonstrated ability to lead other journalists
Passion and vision for emerging media, ability to pivot based on new technology
Strong organizational, motivational, and communication skills
Ability to work and be on call nights and weekends
Ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines, and lead change
BA/BS in journalism, communications or related a plus
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TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.