Local 4+ Executive Producer

WDIV/Local 4. (WDIV)

DETROIT – Local 4 is looking for an Executive Producer for Local 4+ the fastest growing streaming platform in metro Detroit. If you have a passion for storytelling, are driven to succeed and are motivated by the freedom to innovate and create, this is the position for you. The Local 4 newsroom is looking for a news innovator to join our team and help elevate our streaming content as we continue to grow in this arena.

Job Responsibilities:

· Develop original content ideas

· Create and produce newscasts and specials that are topical and timely

· Work with daily and special projects managers to maximize story elements

· Write content, make graphics and other visual elements

· Producing breaking news coverage on our streaming channel

· Future planning coverage of upcoming events to determine streaming live coverage and carrying of events

· Book guests for streaming segments

· Write/produce teases to push viewers from TV newscasts to Local 4+ and vice versa

· Manage talent

Experience Requirements:

· Minimum 5 years producing experience

· Strong editorial and journalistic judgement

· Prior newsroom management a plus


College degree in broadcast journalism, broadcast news or related field is preferred but not required.

How to apply:

send resume to:

Ro Coppola Director of Programming, WDIV-TV roc@wdiv.com

550 West Lafayette Blvd. Detroit, Michigan 48226

No phone calls please

Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening, investigative background check, employment/education verifications and reference checks.

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