Executive Producer (FT)

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FOX 29 WTXF-TV PHILADELPHIA
The ideal candidate must have a proven track record as an Executive Producer or similar managerial experience, with a dedicated, driven and tireless work ethic. A real passion for owning a show and the ability to work with on air talent on all editorial, performance and personnel issues a must. Will oversee Producers, Writers, Editors Photographers and On Air Reporters and Anchors in disseminating all facets of the News for the 4am-6am hours of Good Day Philadelphia. A strong background in entertainment and talk programming is a plus, as our ideal candidate will also play a role in the later hours of Good Day Philadelphia, as an editorial supervisor. Must have a strong news sense, with the ability to also run the control room during breaking news situations, and the ability to lead our team on large remote broadcasts. Understanding of ratings, meters, and audience flow, and the knowledge of how to use this information to attract a demographically driven audience. A strong understanding of the importance and use of social media required. Candidates need to be innovative, and bring ideas on how to evolve our broadcasts.
More Details: 
We require at least Five Years of experience as a TV newscast producer and Executive Producer in a medium to major market and a four-year college degree.
Contact Info
Contact Info: 
For the aforementioned positions, qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter via the on-line application process at www.fox29.com / “Work for Us” WTXF IS AN EOE/M/F/Disabled/Veterans
Additional Application Info: 
Please state job title and FOX Opportunities in your cover letter. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.