Full Time Job

Executive Producer - Dallas


Fort Worth, TX 09-05-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

KXTX seeks an Executive Producer who is responsible for assisting with newsroom operations, supervision and management, including editorial supervision of content on multi-platform content delivery newscasts and news programs.

• Work directly with Assistant News Director, Assignment Editors, Producers, Anchors, MMJ's and production crews in overall news content production
• Carry out news editorial mission; executing the daily strategy by setting expectations and holding staff accountable
• Responsible for editorial content of all platforms produced by Telemundo including broadcast, web, social media and OTT
• Supervise editorial content of all news products on multi-platform deliveries
• Work on news staff scheduling and long-range planning
• Supervise assignment desk, news producers and news production staff
• Work with MMJ's, anchors and reporters to improve story content and presentation
• Editing skills to edit video clips, packages and news content for newscasts and digital media
• Able to write news scripts, promotional teasers, headlines and topicals
• Will serve as a back-up producer and assignments editor as needed
• Have a full understanding of current events and Telemundo tools to help achieve daily goals
• Have difficult conversations showing respect and preserving the relationship
• Identify developmental needs while teaching and training employees to improve.
• Anticipate barriers and problems for employees and help remove obstacles
• Provide constructive criticism and feedback to all employees as needed
• Have a full understanding of all newsroom systems making suggestions to improve or replace outdated inefficient systems
• Work with departments; promotions, production, engineers, creative service, IT and building maintenance to create the most accurate, relevant and compelling local news coverage
• Maintain open dialogue with producers, reporters, assignment editors, photographers and anchors
• Knowledge of and enforcement of NBC/Telemundo News standards guidelines
• Display strong editorial judgment, be an excellent writer and respond to breaking news situations
• Recruit and interview producers, content producers and production assistants
• Approve reporter package scripts
• Final script approval and print for newscasts

• Must have a flexible schedule with ability to work any of a 24x7 shifts and willingness to work long hours and on weekends and holidays with short notice
• Must be willing to work in Dallas, TX
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be at least 18 years of age
• Must have an active Driver's License and good driving record
• Must submit an attestation disclosing COVID-19 vaccination status and, if partially or fully vaccinated, submitting vaccination record no later than 7 days following commencement of employment
• Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at the commencement of employment or adhere to enhanced protocols in select work settings or where jurisdictionally mandated.
• Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19 workplace safety policies and protocols

Desired Characteristics
• Experience as a Producer in a major market for television, web-based news service, or mid-sized market EP
• Ability to work with minimal supervision
• Knowledge and understanding of various media platforms, including broadcast, web and mobile
• Bilingual a must ( English and Spanish)
• Positive work ethic and can work under tight deadlines
• High degree of integrity and professionalism
• Team player who can also work independently and is a self-starter
• Solid leadership skills
• Strong organizational skills

Additional Information

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gm31x6-18-208-187-128-42 in your application.