Full Time Job

Executive Producer


Medford, OR 05-21-2024
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

KOBI-TV NBC5 in the beautiful Rogue Valley is looking for an Executive Producer for our NBC5 newscasts. The ideal candidate loves breaking news and weather, constantly improves newscasts and is flexible right up to and through the newscast. Writing and storytelling must be a passion, as well as creating an artful newscast with high pace and volume. Newsroom experience is required, and anchoring is a plus!

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Providing story ideas and story leads
• Researching and writing original reports for broadcast and social media
• Producing newscast(s)
• Reviewing newscasts with producers, anchors and reporters
• Assisting News Director as needed

To qualify for this position, you must have:
• College degree
• Newsroom leadership experience
• Knowledge of news gathering, production and writing
• Strong writing, reporting and organizational skills
• Ability to work professionally in high-pressure situations and without supervision
• The ability to work with the news team and general public
• Ability to present news stories and/or anchor on air a strong plus!

This is a full-time position, working 40 hours per week. Our benefits package includes: medical, dental, vision, 401K retirement plan, health care spending account, life insurance, paid sick leave, paid vacations, and paid holidays.

The FCC licenses KOBI-TV NBC5; therefore, we must follow federal guidelines. Since marijuana is still illegal on a federal level, if offered a position, a candidate must pass a 10-panel drug screen, including marijuana. A 3-year driving record check and a 7-year criminal background check are also pre-employment requirements.  A valid driver’s license is also required.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g376pq-34-239-170-244-42 in your application.

Application Instructions

If you meet the qualifications above, send your Cover Letter and Resume via one of the options below. You will be sent an application to complete. You are not considered an “applicant” until an application is returned to us. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

1. Email to: Carrie DeCicco. Please include the following in your email message:
• The Job Title in the Subject Line
• Resume and Cover Letter in Word or PDF format only

2. Mail to the physical address below
Carrie DeCicco, Director of HR
125 S. Fir St.
Medford, OR 97501

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Company Profile

KOBI-TV NBC5/KOTI-TV NBC2, owned by California Oregon Broadcasting, Inc., is the longest continuously independent broadcast group in the West, and one of the two oldest in the country. The founder of our company, Bill Smullin, often said “Most people work 50 weeks a year in order to spend two weeks vacation in the beauty of Northern California and Oregon – the area we are fortunate enough to live, work, and play in every day.”

It is the mission of COBi to provide an environment that encourages our staff to enthusiastically join with our viewers and clients in the fun of creativity, service, and work that serves all individuals with quality broadcast.

COBi is continually looking for individuals who embrace our culture and possess skills that will complement our company. Whether we have positions open at this time or not, if you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to send us your resume – we are always accepting new applications.

Please email your resume via email or mail to: KOBI-TV NBC5/KOTI-TV NBC2 Director of Human Resources at 125 S. Fir St. Medford, OR 97501