executive Producer

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WPSD/Paducah, KY

WPSD Local 6, the NBC affiliate in the 88th market, needs  newsroom leaders to manage a talented news team of fifty journalists.  You must be a creative thinker, a great writer, a tireless champion for quality, a problem solver, extraordinarily curious, a person of empathy, intelligence and, most of all,  embrace a long tradition of journalism as both watchdog and community servant.    

We are reorganizing and searching for Executive Producers  to manage teams of newscast and digital producers.  All three of our EPs will manage content on all of our platforms.  You need to understand broadcast television and digital content including web, apps, OTT and social media.    You have a passion for meaningful storytelling,  breaking news coverage, comprehensive digital coverage and social media.  You are collegial with a strong work ethic.  Your colleagues will testify that you are a perfect match for this job post.   

This is an award winning well equipped news organization covering parts of four states. Our team mates frequently take the next step to bigger markets.   We are convenient to Nashville and Saint Louis.  Outdoor life is wonderful here with boating, hiking, fishing, hunting and camping.  But, we also boast a symphony, fine dining, art house cinema, community theater, a thriving arts community and the ambience of a historic river city.  We prefer management experience but this could be your first management job on your way to being a News Director or more.   Cover Letter, complete resume and link to your most recent newscast to Perry Boxx, News Director, WPSD Local 6, Paducah, KY.  pboxx@wpsdlocal6.com.  No snail main please.  WPSD-TV is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability. 

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