Position Title: Executive Producer - News Department

Date of Opening: February 10, 2014

Company: PNS - WDIV-TV 4

FT/PT: Full Time

Location of Position: 550 West Lafayette Blvd., Detroit, Michigan Responsibilities: This is your chance to join one of the best news stations in the country. How would you like to be part of an award winning newsroom which is proud to be the recipient of Edward R. Murrow Awards, Emmy Awards, Michigan Association of Broadcasters? Awards and much more? WDIV/Local 4 is looking for its next great Executive Producer. Our EP's are the newsroom leaders. They make the decisions in our newsroom, and the opportunity to be a WDIV/Local 4 Executive Producer gives you all the tools you need to become a News Director. We're looking for great producers who know how to showcase our newscasts. Our Executive Producers work closely with our producers on implementing the strategic mission of the News department on a daily basis. There's no better market in the country for those who love breaking news. Detroit has the Big 3 automakers, plenty of wild weather and great sports teams. If you're looking for a tremendous challenge and a fabulous opportunity to work at one of the premiere NBC affiliates, we're the place.

Qualifications: Must have strong creative abilities, including visual production, and a good understanding of contemporary production techniques. Must be a good storyteller and writer, and be able to enterprise interesting approaches to stories. Must have the ability to motivate and manage a large newsroom staff. Also must understand demographic development, marketing and promotion, as well as have demonstrated management experience. A college degree in a related area is preferred. Note: All of the essential functions of this position are not necessarily described this posting.

Comment:  WDIV is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In addition to complying with the requirements of federal law, WDIV will comply with applicable state and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination.


Contact Information: Name or Department: Kim Voet, News Director Address: 550 West Lafayette Blvd. Detroit, Michigan 48226 Email: kimv@wdiv.com<mailto:kimv@wdiv.com>