Executive Producer

Ref#: 32307
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Stations
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: West Sacramento, CA, US

About Us:
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).


CBS 13 is seeking an Executive Producer with a broad skill set.
This key management position will directly oversee newscast editorial content and production. Must possess dynamic leadership skills, strong editorial judgment and showcasing creativity necessary to manage and grow a team of producers.  Must be capable of identifying brand-specific content and story angles in line with KOVR's "Getting Answers" brand.  Ensure accuracy, quality and viewer appeal of newscasts. Maintain high standards in accordance with station and FCC regulations and requirements.
Additionally:  Work with production staff to ensure high quality, creative and error-free on-air look. Evaluate staff members, recruit and hire talented producers and writers. Interact with and manage anchors and reporters.


Minimum 3-5 years of experience as a producer or news manager.  Familiarity with Northern California is a big plus. Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field preferred. Excellent oral and written communication skills required.



EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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