Executive Producer

Employer
Circa, LLC
Location
Arlington, Virginia
Salary
Competitive, based on qualifications and experience
Posted
Feb 19, 2019
Metro Area
Washington
Duration
Full Time

Come be a part of the fastest-growing digital news outlet as we build and expand an amazing team!

We are seeking an Executive Producer who is a strong leader with extensive experience across digital video platforms. We are looking for someone to expand Circa’s online footprint, nurture the talent and skill of our staff, and grow our audience across social platforms, especially among our targeted demographics. The Executive Producer will lead a team of producers on creating and executing unique, compelling content for Circa. The ideal candidate possesses a strong writing and storytelling background and has forward thinking attitude coupled with the ability to think big picture.

The position is based in Arlington, VA.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversee content and presentation across all platforms (broadcast/digital/social)
  • Supervise the writing of content, including stories, captions, headlines, digital copy and social posts from the pitch process to publication
  • Develop and nurture skills and innovation among staff
  • Improve the quality of Circa content to ensure quality is consistent across platforms

Required Skills:

  • Demonstration of strong news and editorial judgment as well as a high standard of journalistic ethics
  • Ability to listen and assess challenges and opportunities to collaborate to find solutions, and implement change
  • Ability to drive creativity and appetite to publish innovative, original content
  • Possesses an easy-going, confident attitude to be able to fit in with and lead our team
  • Proficient at multitasking and prioritizing in a newsroom setting
  • Maintains a positive outlook – a journalist who inspires others
  • The ability to help others growing, particularly producers, and reporters
  • Deep understanding of Facebook, Twitter, Reddit, YouTube, Instagram and other established and emerging social platforms

Required Experience:

  • A Bachelor’s degree or relevant experience 
  • At least 5-7 years of producing experience in a digital or mobile media environment
  • Successful track record of innovative video storytelling
  • Demonstrated ability reaching and growing an audience via riveting storytelling through social media and web platforms

 

Circa is the national-facing news and entertainment brand of Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBG), one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the United States.

Circa, LLCis proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.