The Executive Producer directs and supervises all
aspects of the station’s news programs for the assigned day part, including development and execution of show
content and program format. This position works closely with Producers,
Reporters and Assignment Editors in developing and maintaining high quality
newscasts. The Executive Producer oversees story selection, pre-production and
Producer rundowns. The incumbent proofs and edits scripts on a daily basis. In
addition, the Executive Producer helps reporters craft their stories and
oversees brand management and content for the show.
30% – Manages newsroom during shift; ensures
journalistic policies are being followed.
25% – Reviews show content and story content for
accuracy. Oversees quality and brand management.
25% – Works with producer and desk on story
assignment and creation.
20% – Leads project planning and related project