Executive Producer-Idaho Falls, ID #6251

NPG of Idaho has an opening for an Executive Producer who can lead the number one news team in the Idaho Falls/Pocatello market.

This position requires superior news judgment, strong editorial and promotional skills to oversee all aspects of the evening newscasts from 5 to 10 pm, leading 6 different newscasts for KIFI Local News 8 and KIDK Eyewitness News.

You will work with the area’s best TV journalists who have been in the industry for more than two decades.   You will also work with some of the industry’s best equipment, including ENPS, Adobe Premier, live trucks, LiveU units and more.

Eastern Idaho and Western Wyoming is an outdoor paradise with Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks just a couple of hours away from our main studios.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to be a future newsroom manager.   Candidates should have a four-year degree in communications, journalism or a similar field, as with as, experience in reporting and producing news.

This position may require you to rewrite stories from the AP, ABC, CNN and other regional stations. You will also be expected to come up with story ideas and work with reporters to develop the best ways to present their stories.

You will be required to write compelling teases for our newscasts and keep our award winning website up-to-date with the latest news.  You must be available to work all shifts, including weekends, overnights and holidays.

To apply please email a cover letter, noting how you discovered this opening, with resume and references curtis.jackson@npgco.com.

Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment background check and drug screening.

NPG of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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