Full Time Job

Executive Producer

KFVS

Cape Girardeau, MO 07-08-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
About KFVS:

KFVS12 is the #1 local TV station serving as the CBS/CW/MeTV affiliate in the Cape Girardeau, Missouri/Paducah, Kentucky/Harrisburg, Illinois market. Founded in 1954, KFVS12 has a rich heritage of serving ''America's Heartland'' with the best local news and weather information, along with a legacy of community service and disaster relief. KFVS12 produces more local news than any other station in the market, currently offering 35.5 hours every week, along with special high profile, topical local news programming.

Job Summary/Description:

The KFVS Executive Producer will set expectations, inspire excellence, and hold the team accountable. You will be a member of the news management team, working with other department managers on major station initiatives. You will also ensure our newsroom is adopting corporate resources and best practices, and that KFVS continues to be a leader in our community, company and profession.

The primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

The #1 News station in America's Heartland is looking for our next great Executive Producer! KFVS12 in Cape Girardeau wins with well-produced newscasts that have urgency, creativity, and showcasing. We are looking for an experienced Journalist with a hunger for making daily news stories pop on air. The ideal candidate will be a very strong writer, copy editor, and leader with excellent communication skills.

Qualifications/Requirements:

We are seeking someone who is not afraid to take the reins of a newscast. Someone who can use their showcasing skills and production tools to make the newscast sizzle. 5+ years of line producing experience is required. Executive Producer experience is preferred. Must be a news geek and have the ability to find and dig for stories. Must be willing to be a teacher and trainer. Ability to help set and accomplish newsroom goals for the number 1 station in the market.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g6n2nn-18-205-192-201-42 in your application.

Company Profile
KFVS

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.