Executive Producer

Posted at 3:26 PM, May 04, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-04 15:26:30-04

Executive Producer


CBS 3 WTKR is seeking an Executive Producer to oversee all day-to-day production aspects for a new, Monday-Friday LIVE hour-long morning show in Norfolk, Virginia. We are looking for an outside the box thinker that wants to create a show everyone will be talking about in the community.

The Executive Producer’s responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: writing, formatting, booking guests, and working with hosts and Producer to create and successfully produce the program. You will work closely with the General Manager and other Station leaders to create a highly interactive and compelling program. The ability to work well with Sales, Production, Creative Services and Engineering is a must. This person will also love Digital and Social Media. They will be responsible for contributing and overseeing all online content related to the show. 

This position requires excellent written and oral communication skills, demonstrated ability to work in a control room producing live programming, and the ability to identify guests and content with strong focus on creating entertaining television.

Undergraduate degree in Broadcasting or a related field is preferred as is 2-3 years of experience line producing in a live television environment.

Statement about Other Duties:

The foregoing is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all functions essential to the job for which the employee is responsible, nor an exhaustive list of the minimum requirements and specifications necessary to perform the essential functions, including all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts, or working conditions associated with the job.  While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different functions be performed when circumstances change or exigencies require it.

For consideration, RUSH your resume and digital link to: Skip Valet, Vice-President and General Manager, WTKR-WGNT.

Interested candidates must also apply at

WTKR-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer