Executive Producer

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

If you are a hands-on leader with a passion for quality journalism, great storytelling, and an eye for compelling showcasing, then we have a great job for you! CBS Austin is looking for Executive Producers to oversee our award winning newscasts. The ideal candidate has a passion for news, a strong background in television news production, and a vision for how to provide viewers with fresh, interesting, relevant content every day. We expect our Executive Producers to find new ways of incorporating digital content into our daily coverage. The ideal candidate is a supportive leader who will help grow our competitive and innovative culture.

Job Duties:

  • Produce shows/script reviews
  • Work closely with our digital leads to produce content for multimedia platforms
  • Manage and train other producers
  • Focus reporters into developing compelling, exclusive stories that make a difference for our viewers
  • Plan and oversee continuity into upcoming newscasts
  • Provide input and constructive oversight for our team on story selection and presentation
  • Review reporter scripts for creativity and accuracy
  • Coach the team on owning coverage of breaking news
  • Implement strategic initiatives
  • Manage measurement metrics
  • Showcase weather and create an energetic newscast
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
Requirements/Experience:
  • Four-year degree in journalism or communications is preferred
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar role
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Proven track record for getting results on initiatives
  • Great people skills with an emphasis on coaching and motivating
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Job Location Austin, Texas, United States
Company Location HR.KEYE.Austin.Austin.TX
Position Type Full-Time/Regular


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