Executive Producer

Employer Nexstar Media Group
Location Rockford, IL
Type Full time
Apply by June 23, 2023
Posted on March 23, 2023


WTVO/WQRF in Rockford Illinois is searching for an Executive Producer.

The Executive Producer supervises news content across all media platforms and line produces at least one hour of a live newscast per day


  • Responsible for evaluating stories; organizing them into a cohesive sequence within a newscast or digital content for the web
  • Decides the order in which stories will be told, write teases and other content, times news programs, edits videos
  • Manage news room, contribute to the editorial process and make solid decisions in breaking news situations
  • Execute strategies that engage and grow audiences across all media devices
  • Responsible for successful marketing of projects and adherence to budget

  •  Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
  • At least 2 years’ producing experience
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Strong news judgment, journalistic integrity and understanding of viewer needs and expectations
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple task simultaneously
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