WJBK's News Department is seeking an individual for an immediate opportunity as an Executive Producer.
Must know the importance of delivering highly promotable stories with strong viewer benefit. The EP will help lead the news team to produce content for television, myfoxdetroit.com and mobile broadcasts. Responsibilities will include managing our team of writers, producers, editors, and assignment editors and building successful collaboration within the team. Must make key decisions about story selection and news coverage and help shape several newscasts and all-day digital presentation. May also be called upon to executive produce special coverage of breaking news, news specials, and events.
Must be dynamic leader and a strong journalist who knows multi-platform viewer engagement and how to win in a very competitive news market. Must also be creative, technologically innovative, and a true leader. Local knowledge is a significant advantage. Other duties as deemed appropriate to be assigned.
Bachelor's degree in a related field and five years' experience as a newsroom producer.
For consideration, please forward resume and cover letter to:Human Resources, WJBK FOX 2, and P.O. Box 2000, Southfield, MI 48037-2000 EOE/M/F/D/V