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Executive Producer

Richmond, VA

WTVR, the E.W. Scripps CBS station in Richmond, VA is hiring an Executive Producer for our show Virginia This Morning. In this role you will manage local programs, including oversight on story selection, content, and production.


WHAT YOU’LL DO:

  • Manage local program content and showcasing across multiple platforms.
  • Collaborate with editors, producers, and commercial production staff in distributing stories.
  • Develop and manage effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs.
  • Manage pre-production to ensure quality and ethical standards and coordination between control room and design staff.
  • Flexible work hours may be required, including holidays, weekends, and evenings.


WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • BS/BA in related discipline preferred or equivalent years of experience
  • Generally, 8+- years of experience in related field preferred
  • Generally, 5+ years previous producing experience preferred
  • Prior managerial experience preferred


WHAT YOU’LL BRING:

  • Knowledge and demonstration of engagement of local programming with the marketplace
  • Ability to create tactics and strategies to innovate messaging as it relates to a local Lifestyle show
  • Working knowledge of federal, state, and local laws impacting operations


If you are a current Scripps employee, please do not apply on this site. Please access our internal career site at Worklife > My Info > View Open Positions at Scripps.


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The E.W. Scripps Company is a diversified media company focused on creating a better-informed world. As one of the nation’s largest local TV broadcasters, Scripps serves communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a portfolio of more than 60 stations in 40+ markets. Scripps reaches households across the U.S. with national news outlets Scripps News and Court TV and popular entertainment brands ION, Bounce, Defy TV, Grit, ION Mystery and Laff. Scripps is the nation’s largest holder of broadcast spectrum. Scripps is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps’ long-time motto is: “Give light and the people will find their own way.”


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