Executive Producer

Raycom Media Augusta, GA
Job Overview

WFXG Fox 54 in Augusta, GA is looking for an experienced Executive Producer to join our news team and take our four hour morning show to the next level.

The ideal candidate will assist the News Director in leading the overall vision, producition quality and editorial content for all multimedia news platforms on a day to day basis.

Our ideal candidate has proven experience successfully identifying engaging content, teaching others how to do so, and developing a roadmap to meet the goals of our company. The Executive Producer must be strong newsroom leader and willing to work the unique schedule of 2:00 am – 11:00am.

* Lead teams in the creation of unique newscasts and digital segments evoking emotion

* Write, shoot and edit news stories for on-air broadcast and digital platforms

* Use the latest editing and photography tools to tell great stories

* Write and teach staff to write in an exciting, captivating and authentic manner

* Teach staff to develop content through social listening and independent sources

* Teach staff how to research for facts and credibility

* Skillfully use social media and digital tools to research, discover and distribute content

* Use consumer analytics in determining content

* Write and post daily on all digital platforms including social media


* Enterprise news stories

* 3-5 years of experience supervising and leading other journalists

* Lead and inspire news teams to work together for a great newscast

* Coach and inspire on air talent to be exciting and engaging

* Perform other tasks as required by News Director

* BA/BS in journalism, communications or related

* Proven experience producing engaging, content-driven newscasts and digital content

* Strong social media skills, including an active news hound presence on Twitter and Facebook

* Knowledge of ENPS and Edius preferred

* Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time sensitive deadlines

* Experience calmly handling live, breaking news situations and changing events

Qualified applicants, apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume and link to your most recent work. No phone calls or emails please. EOE-M/F/D/V

Raycom Media, an employee-owned company, is one of the nation's largest privately-owned local media companies and owns and/or provides services for 65 television stations and 2 radio stations in 44 markets located in 20 states. Raycom Media owns or provides services for stations covering 16% of U.S. television households and employs over 8,300 individuals in full and part-time positions. In addition to television stations, Raycom Media is the parent company of CNHI (community newspapers and information products; over 100 titles located in 23 states), PureCars (digital ad platform for the automotive industry), Raycom Sports (a marketing, production, events management and distribution company), Tupelo Raycom (sports and entertainment production company), RTM Productions (automotive programming production and marketing solutions company) and Broadview Media (a post-production/digital signage company). Raycom Media is headquartered in Montgomery, Alabama