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Executive Producer

at Tribune Media Company

Posted: 6/7/2019
Job Reference #: 49432
Keywords: journalism

Job Description

  • LocationUS-WI-Milwaukee
    Posted Date1 month ago(5/13/2019 5:33 PM)
    Job ID
    Hiring Manager
    James Wilson
  • Overview

    We’re looking for a special person with vision and a passion for journalism to oversee our #1 morning news. The ideal candidate knows how to showcase the day’s top story, develop story ideas, respond to breaking news and weather and assist with getting content on digital platforms. Our morning show is more than just news of the day – it is also about fun. The candidate must be able to develop memorable moments through live interviews and reports by our lifestyle feature reporter.


    The Executive Producer works with the morning anchors, reporters and producers to create compelling and fun newscasts worth watching. You must have a track record of excellence in producing and booth skills. This position oversees the creation of show rundowns, participates in story selection and oversees content, graphic use, pacing and the overall “look and feel” of the broadcast. The Executive Producer ensures reporters and photojournalists in the field meet newsroom standards for fairness, accuracy, ethics and style/presentation. They are responsible for ensuring producers, photographers and production staff consistently follow established expectations and guidelines and that newscast discrepancy reports are completed in a detailed manner. The Executive Producer is a key player in managing staff accountability. The Executive Producer develops and implements strategic goals in concert with other newsroom and station managers. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to make their mark on the number one morning news in Milwaukee.


    6+ years of Newscast Producing, prior newsroom managing experience, a college degree in journalism or a related field.

    Resumes and samples of your work may be sent via your online application.

    Apply on-line at:
    (Search under Milwaukee)