Executive Producer

Aug 12, 2014
Sep 11, 2014
Melissa Ngo
Full Time
The Executive Producer is responsible for managing the a segment of the Programming team and creating engaging, topical content for fifty-plus hours of live programming a week.

Duties and Responsibilities
· Lead a team of producers and associate producers for live programming.
· Develop topical, engaging content on a daily basis.
· Supervise the segment producers for all live and taped segments, making sure broadcast needs are consistently being met.
· Oversee the team during severe and breaking weather coverage.
· Script day of air weather and news packages for broadcasts.

· 5 years recent and significant live television/ control room and production/development experience required.
· Direct experience in cable and or broadcast network television is preferred.
. College degree in Journalism or Communications required.
· Manage the control room during the live Morning Show broadcasts.
· Work closely with on-air talent; including on-air presentation, scripting and field production.
. Act as liaison with other TWC managers and departments; including the TWC Assignment Desk and Digital Teams.
· Knowledgeable in developing and producing rich content/diverse programming for multiple platforms aimed at broadening the networks (on-air, broadband, et al) demographic appeal.
· Ability to build and maintain strong professional relationships with production, post-production and on-air talent.
· Story-driven writing/producing experience.
· Strong knowledge of current events; including news and business headlines.
· Excellent writing skills.
· Strong interpersonal skills that enable candidate to deal effectively with broad spectrum of personalities, styles and dispositions.
· Ability to work closely and effectively with various other departments, including Ad Sales, Affiliate Sales, Marketing, PR, Education and Legal.
· Proficient in Microsoft Office products.
· Ability to work extremely well in collaborative environment.
· Able to manage the re-purposing and/or reversioning of various content.
· Strong strategic mind-set, with an ability to function well tactically.
· Ability to work well under deadline pressure.
. Extremely adaptable and flexible in the face of varying demands.

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