Executive Producer

Location: US-GA-Atlanta Job Number 1718908 Brand WSB-TV

Description

WSB-TV channel Two Action News has an immediate opening for an energetic and proven leader to join our Executive Producer team. The ideal candidate has excellent news judgement, is aggressive when covering breaking news and is digital/social media savvy. They must possess sharp writing and copy editing skills as well as advances people skills.

Responsibilities:

Overseesproducersandtheproducingofnewscasts.Managesthe contentofnewscasts,includingcopy,graphics,etc. Makeseditorialdecisions,including whatstorieswillbeincludedinthenewscasts.

Makesfinaldecisionsonplacementofstories.Createsworkflowprocedures.Hiresproducersandwriters.Createsactionplansbasedonresearch. Troubleshootsproblems thatariseduringthenewscast.



Qualifications

Minimum of four years management experience and five years’ experience producing newscasts in medium to large market. College degree required.




About Cox Media Group

Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers and non-daily publications; and digital sites and services, like Rare.us, Clark.com, Dawg Nation, SEC Country, Hookem.com, Mundo Hispanico, Southern Kitchen and All22. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.



Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-GA-Atlanta-1601 W Peachtree St NE

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Manager/Senior Manager

Shift: Variable

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing