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Sinclair Broadcast Group Executive Producer in Missoula, Montana

KECI has an immediate opening for Executive Producer to oversee news content for overall fairness, balance and accuracy. The ideal candidate will produce daily newscasts and oversee production of newscasts and special programming. You will work closely with producers and reporters on daily selection and coverage. As a newsroom leader, the expectation is that the Executive Producer will lead by example.

Some additional responsibilities of our Executive Producer will include

  • Oversee daily newscasts to ensure we are serving our local communities by sharing relevant information to alert, protect and empower our audiences

  • Supervise producers and reporters, as well as, review scripts and provide feedback to encourage powerful storytelling

  • Manage news room and handle breaking news situations to empower and grow our audiences

  • Collaborate with News Directors and other station managers to create special segments

  • Planning and overseeing continuity into upcoming newscasts

What skills do you need to be successful in our role?

  • Proven track record of creating compelling and engaging stories across multiple platforms

  • Ability to preform well under pressure, experience managing breaking news and meeting strict deadlines

  • Ability to identity problems and provide solutions

  • A strong commitment to journalistic standards and ethics

  • Extraordinary people skills with an emphasis on coaching and motivating

  • Strong understanding of how to drive digital traffic

  • Minimum of 1 year experience producing in a television news environment or equivalent

  • A college degree in Journalism or a related field is preferred

  • Strong writing skills and a proven track record for getting results on initiatives

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Make your mark in Media with Sinclair, Inc., a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere! Sinclair has consistently led the broadcast industry since inception. Sinclair owns, operates and/or provides services to 185 television stations in 86 markets affiliated with all the major broadcast networks; owns Tennis Channel and multicast networks Comet, CHARGE!, TBD and The Nest; and owns and provides services to 21 regional sports network brands. Sinclair's content is delivered via multiple platforms, including over-the-air, multi-channel video program distributors, and the nation's largest streaming aggregator of local news content, NewsON. The Company regularly uses its website as a key source of Company information which can be accessed at www.sbgi.net. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team!

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