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TITLE:Executive Producer

DEPARTMENT:News

STATION:KING 5 TV

STATUS:Regular Full Time


Ranked number one in the Puget Sound market, KING5 is a dynamic leader in both technological advancement and award winning news programming. KING5 is looking for a highly creative Executive Producer to oversee the content and direction of its Monday Friday evening newscasts on KING TV and KONG TV. Successful candidate must have strong journalistic credentials and be passionate about covering news. If you are competitive and can lead a strong news team, KING5 News wants to talk to you.

Brief Description of Duties:

Responsible for managing a quality staff of reporters, producers, writers, photographers, and assignment desk. Must have experience coordinating live event coverage, breaking news, studio and HD production, graphics and on-line news coverage. Will supervise and participate for content on digital platforms. Must bring keen newscast formatting skills for the evening viewer. Must be able to fill-in produce as assigned. The successful candidate must be a strategic thinker who can execute the vision on a daily basis.

Qualifications:

A college degree with minimum five years previous news management experience preferred. Must be a strong leader, a strategic thinker, and a great communicator with good organizational abilities. Must possess solid news judgment, good problem solving skills, able to multi-task and make quick decisions, and able to work calmly under deadline pressures.

KING TV is a subsidiary of Belo Corp. Belo is one of the top media companies in the country and provides a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance and 401(k).

If qualified, please send a copy of your resume, and a cover letter, via email to hr@king5.com or mail to:

HUMAN RESOURCES #K13R05
KING 5 TELEVISION
333 DEXTER AVE. N.
SEATTLE, WA 98109

King 5 Television is an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V

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