Full Time Job

Morning Executive Producer

WWNY

Watertown, NY 7 days ago
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
About WWNY:

WWNY TV, a Gray Television station, has a 65 year tradition of serving northern New York. We operate three TV stations, WWNY (CBS), WNYF (Fox) and MeTV, seen in Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties. Our highly rated news and programming reaches more than 100,000 households. WWNY TV, a Gray Television station, has a 65 year tradition of serving northern New York. We operate three TV stations, WWNY (CBS), WNYF (Fox) and MeTV, seen in Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties. Our highly rated news and programming reaches more than 100,000 households.

Job Summary/Description:

7 News Watertown seeks an executive producer for our top rated morning news shows. This management role requires effective communication, the ability to organize and lead a small team, and a strong vision for informative and fun morning programming.

Essential responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Review rundowns and scripts
- Develop new content for morning shows
- Assist news leadership team in executing content initiatives across all platforms
- Help develop content via the 7 News Digital desk (over the top programming)
- Lead the morning team in editorial meetings

Qualifications/Requirements:
- Journalism degree with more than two years experience in the industry preferred
- Excellent writer/storyteller
- Excellent newscast producer
- Excellent news judgement
- Strong organizational skills
- Capable of quickly altering plans for breaking news/weather
- Editing skills preferred/ Web publishing skills preferred
- On-the-job training available

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now''

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rej7q2-52-23-219-12-42 in your application.

Company Profile
WWNY

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.