Looking for a dynamic, aggressive, strategic-oriented newsroom leader to supervise all aspects of a multi-platform morning operation. Must be able to work with a team of individuals to produce original, well-branded, compelling content on digital, social, streaming and broadcast.
-Must have solid news judgment and story-telling skills
-Accountable for content accuracy and fairness
-Must be able to ensure content is competitive and compelling
-Special attention to skills related to original/enterprise reporting, writing, graphics, story placement & handling of breaking news
-Will be responsible for direct supervision of on-air, producing, writing and other staff
-Knowledge of desk top editing, graphics management and control room automation
-Must be willing to work with other departments on daypart needs
-Social media skills a must
-Other duties and hours as assigned
-Compliance with CBS policies and procedures
-Proven successful track record as EP or newsroom management including leading strategic initiatives.
-Bachelor's degree in journalism or similar field
-Familiarity with Chicago area is desirable
PREFERRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
• 5-years experience as an Executive Producer preferred
• Bachelor's degree in journalism or similar field.
• Familiarity with Chicago area, desirable.
ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gq8en1-3-236-98-69-42 in your application.