- Full Time
- Phoenix, Arizona
ABOUT THE ROLE & TEAM:
Univision Arizona is looking for an Executive Producer for our News Morning shows with a proven track record in broadcast and digital content creation. Will work on a variety of multi-platform projects for the news operation including both short and long form, live and taped shows and stories.
Executive Producers are responsible for the overall quality control of productions. They are part of the team who are responsible to fulfill our promise of value and to protect the brand.
You must be a passionate consumer of multi-platform content with a strong understanding of how to generate content that engages audiences. As Executive Producer you will strive for the team to produce original and exclusive content that drives the conversation.
Carry out Univision Arizona promise of value and oversee the daily execution of the morning shows. This candidate will be expected to recommend strategic updates based on data and research.
Work closely with Univision Arizona digital multimarket team to ensure the platforms are updated with breaking news.
Provide suggestions for expanded storytelling and/or bonus content that best serves audiences on all distribution platforms of Univision Arizona.
Help lead daily editorial meetings for the Morning show with an eye toward developing comprehensive, insightful and balanced news coverage for each newscast.
Provide leadership to all content creators by collaborating with them to create visually compelling, engaging content that resonates on all platforms.
Manage breaking news of all kinds, including weather. This candidate must demonstrate an ability to adjust to ‘right now’ situations while helping producers adapt their rundowns and communicate changes to critical team members on all platforms.
Carefully review all scripts and rundowns to ensure flow, accuracy, and balance.
Always maintain the highest standards of TelevisaUnivision journalism, immediately bringing any reporting concerns to the News Director.
Bachelor’s Degree in journalism or a related field or equivalent work experience
3+ years of news management experience in a medium/large market.
Experience producing newscasts in a medium/large market
Must be willing to work overnights & unpredictable hours based on coverage needs
Ability to integrate digital platforms throughout all newscasts, using each platform to strengthen the others
Experience covering politics and government
Strong news judgement, and quick decision maker and creative thinker
Effective coach and mentor to staff of all experience levels
Ability to interact with multiple levels of management
Able to make budgetary decisions
Desire to tackle special projects as requested by the News Director
Fluent in Spanish and English
TelevisaUnivision believes that a happy, well-balanced employee is what makes our culture thrive. We offer a wide selection of perks and benefits including PTO; tuition reimbursement; wellness and employee support programs; 401K; and life and other insurance plans. This is all in addition to our comprehensive and competitive health benefits package featuring medical, dental and vision coverage options.
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