We're hiring an Executive Producer to oversee LiveNOW from FOX, FOX TV Stations’ national live streaming news product. Reporting to the VP & Head of LiveNOW, the Executive Producer will lead a team of Digital Journalists and producers responsible for creating 119+ hours of live national news coverage every week. This position is based at our LiveNOW headquarters in Orlando, Florida.
Does this sound like you? You’re a proven, dependable leader who lives to motivate and inspire those around you. You love building something big from the ground up. You’re smart, driven, quick-thinking, resourceful, full of energy and have a deep passion for what you do. You pivot quickly and keep your cool when things get tough. You see challenges coming before they happen, and you’re always prepared to tackle the next hair-on-fire situation. Building relationships is your superpower.
The powerhouse leader we're looking for is obsessed with news and information, and knows digital platforms inside and out. If that’s you, we can't wait to meet you!
RESPONSIBILITIES: Oversee production of LiveNOW and manage its staff, including digital journalists and producers. Lead editorial process, helping to cultivate ideas and prioritize resources. Responsible for all editorial decisions. Create, manage and optimize daily workflows and processes, including content gathering and creation. Develop and carry out to achieve established goals. Ensure content meets journalistic standards. Monitor analytics and communicate successes and opportunities with all stakeholders. Cultivate relationships with key players at FTS O&O stations and other internal and external partners. Ensure clear and constant communication. Manage team schedules and handle administrative duties Stay on top of industry news. Other duties as assigned.
REQUIREMENTS: 5+ years experience and demonstrated success in a news leadership role with an emphasis on digital preferred. 3+ years experience managing a staff of 10 or more employees preferred. BA/BS degree, preferably in Journalism, Communications or related field. Superior news judgement. Stellar communication and presentation skills. Overwhelming attention to detail. Thrive in a fast-paced environment under deadline pressure. Strong knowledge of the technical aspects of digital news production, including live streaming and video publishing. Proficient in social media, SEO and various tools used for web-based newsgathering, content creation and digital analytics. Varied hours including weekends and holidays as required.
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