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Local News Executive Producer

Hearst Television

Marketing Communications

Job title:
Local News Executive Producer

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Job description:

You will be a leader who can develop multi-platform content that succeeds on-air and on digital. You are a pro when it comes to making decisions under the daily pressure and have a solid background in news producing. The Evening Executive Producer will be a leader and coach with an ability to motivate producers and talent. You will work with the News Director and Assistant News Director to implement winning strategies for each newscast. You can handle Breaking News when it comes, and when it doesn’t, oversee a compelling product that delivers interesting content on-air and on digital. You will report to the News Director.


Oversight of the preparation of a rundown and scripts for the newscasts
Manage, coach, and motivate producers, reporters, and video journalists
Lead efforts on-air and online during breaking news
Help manage digital response to breaking news and social media engagement
Lead editorial meetings and pitch enterprise stories
Lead special projects and station initiatives
Perform administrative responsibilities including scheduling, performance reviews, training and providing important feedback
Communicate with news staff, promotions, and production/engineering
Booth newscasts when needed and post stories and video on digital

Three years producing experience
Have demonstrated experience in writing and be able to think visually
Coordinate several crews and responsibilities simultaneously
Summarize information into easy-to-understand components
Creative presentation style, and ability to showcase all resources and elements
Unwavering journalistic integrity and ethical standards
Adobe Premier editing system
Related military experience will be considered
Diversity Statement

At Hearst Television we tell stories every day. Stories about people of all cultures, backgrounds, perspectives, and identities. That’s why, behind the scenes, we believe in being an organization as diverse and varied as the audience we reach, ensuring that the content we create is more compassionate, and more representative of the communities we serve.


Hearst’s benefit programs are modern, flexible and designed to focus on you. As a Hearst employee, you and your spouse or partner or dependents would have access to the following benefits.

Medical | Dental | Vision
401(k) matching
Emotional Wellness Support
Paid Time Off
Paid Parental Leave
LGBTQ+ Health Services
Additional benefits to meet your and your family’s needs

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Posted on:
May 13, 2024

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