KUSA in Denver is looking for an Executive Producer. This person must be a creative, motivational, and experienced newsroom leader. If you are a visionary who can successfully identify great, impactful content and develop a roadmap to meet the goals of 9NEWS on broadcast, digital and social platforms, this position is for you.
The Executive Producer will:
Lead teams in the creation of unique, shareable content
Skillfully use social media and digital tools to research, discover and distribute content
Work with the digital desk to identify and assign content appropriately for each platform
Encourage innovation, risk-taking and powerful storytelling in crafting great newscasts
Inspire enterprise stories and coordinate special coverage with news leadership team
Oversee multiple newscasts to ensure the brand promise and strategies are met
Regularly critique newscasts with the staff, both as a team and with individual producers
Identify daily opportunities to have our news get noticed and reach new audiences
Challenge the norm
Help create a multi-platform experience
Work collaboratively with other managers and perform tasks as required by News Content Director, Digital Director, and Director of Content
3+ years newsroom leadership experience preferred as an EP, assistant news director, or news director
Experience successfully leading teams through content transformation
Strong understanding of the tenets of professional journalism
Knowledge of ENPS, Edius, photojournalism, editing, and content management systems a plus
Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time-sensitive deadlines
BA/BS in journalism, communications or related a plus
TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 47 stations in 38 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and 32 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry's top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA delivers results for advertisers through unparalleled and innovative solutions including OTT local advertising network Premion, centralized marketing resource Hatch, and G/O Digital, a one-stop shop for local businesses to connect with consumers through digital marketing. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.
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.