Austin, Texas

Client Reference Code: 280494
JOB SUMMARY
Managerial oversight for editorial content across multiple platforms during an assigned shift. Includes scripts for
special content, politics and breaking news. This may relate to important daily news coverage, franchise, feature,
or special event coverage and documentaries.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Supervisory responsibilities for newsroom staff and station personnel working on newscasts with particular
emphasis on Producers, Associate Producers, Reporters, Multi-media Journalists, and News Photographers,
ensuring the departments staffing and assignment needs are met

Solve the challenges that come with dynamic news coverage

Develop backups for critical coverage

Oversee decisions on story lineup, video/audio elements, graphics and timing to construct a show

Work with Producers to create the newscast product

May fill in for Producers as needed

Produce special programming as needed

Perform writing, editing and digitizing functions as needed

Generate story and coverage ideas on a daily and long-term basis

Handles shift scheduling and approves paid time off when applicable

Follow through on all assignments meeting required deadlines

Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
Proficient at inspiring staff to attain station goals of creativity, urgency and accuracy
Ability to work effectively within a team environment and interact with all personnel within the organization
Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
Attention to detail
Must be able to work rapidly and accurately
Ability to anticipate situations, meet strict deadlines, organize and manage multiple priorities
Knowledge of current events and industry trends
Pro-active with demonstrated enthusiasm in dealing with breaking news and high-stress situations
Ability to effectively train others
Basic editing skills
Must adhere to attendance guidelines
Must be able and willing to work different shifts and be flexible with schedule changes
Working knowledge of general office computer software, newsroom software and basic non-linear editing systems
preferred

Education
Bachelors degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field preferred or comparable television work experience
Related Work Experience Number of Years
Producing and executive producing experience in television news 5+
Management experience 2+

WORKING CONDITIONS
Works primarily inside a climate controlled environment throughout the year but might be assigned field duties on
occasion
Works in an open newsroom setting with a semi-noisy environment
May be required to lift up to 5 pounds

EOE
Charter Communication is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Veteran/Disability
Job Code : NPR540 Mgr, Executive Producer

280494BR

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Austin, Texas

Spectrum's Product and Services are powered and innovated by Charter Communications, Inc. the leading broadband communications company in the United States. Our company provides a full range of advanced broadband services, including Spectrum TV™ video entertainment programming, Spectrum Internet™ access, and Spectrum Voice™. Spectrum Business® similarly provides scalable, tailored, and cost-effective broadband communications solutions to business organizations, such as business-to-business Internet access, data networking, business telephone, video and music entertainment services, and wireless backhaul. The advertising sales and production services are sold under the Spectrum Reach™ brand. News and sports networks are operated under the Spectrum Networks brand.  

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