KVAL
Seattle, Washington
Saturday, October 28, 2017
DOE
Pay Type: 
Annually
40
ASAP
Full-time
No
No
No

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

If you are a hands-on leader with a passion for quality journalism, great storytelling, and an eye for compelling showcasing we have a great job for you! KOMO-TV in Seattle, Washington (market #12) is looking for an Executive Producer of our award winning newscasts. The ideal candidate has a passion for news, a strong background in television news production, and a vision for how to provide viewers with fresh, interesting, relevant content every day. We expect our EP’s to find cool new ways of incorporating digital content into our daily coverage. Duties include providing input and constructive oversight for our team on story selection and presentation, reviewing reporter scripts for creativity and accuracy, and coaching the team on owning coverage of breaking news, telling compelling stories, implementing strategic initiatives, managing measurement metrics, showcasing weather, and creating an energetic newscast. The ideal candidate is a supportive leader who will help grow our competitive and innovative culture. We are located in one of America’s most livable cities, and if this seems like a good fit please apply.

Responsibilities:
* Produce shows/script reviews
* Manage and train other Producers
* Special projects
* Planning and overseeing continuity into upcoming newscasts
* Other responsibilities as assigned

Qualifications:
* Four-year degree in journalism or communications preferred and a minimum of 5 years related experience
* Strong writing skills and a proven track record for getting results on initiatives
* Great people skills with an emphasis on coaching and motivating

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug free workplace!

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