Digital Executive Producer

Job Description

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

KOMO News in Seattle has an immediate opening for an Executive Producer of Digital to manage the KOMO News digital and social teams. The ideal candidate will have actionable plans which are focused on content and video. You will drive strategy and execution to keep KOMO News the #1 source of news and information in the Seattle market. The ability to manage and capitalize on material created by the KOMO News Television, Radio, Digital and Social content creators is a must. You should demonstrate experience recruiting, hiring, training and managing a digital team, and you must be well-versed in the latest publishing technologies and able to easily manipulate digital or live material on all KOMO News platforms.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead content creation on KOMONews.com including story generation and video editing and publishing
  • Manage digital producing staff effectively and professionally
  • Develop strategies for delivering fresh content and updated web and social stories throughout the 24-7 news cycle
  • Be available to lead coverage of major breaking news or severe weather regardless of schedule
  • Work collaboratively with KOMO New Television and Radio managers, producers, reporters and editors to maximize content and enhance user experience on digital and social platforms
  • Organize and execute digital and social strategies with KOMO News Television and Radio talent


Qualifications:
  • Four-year degree in journalism or communications preferred and a minimum of 5 years related experience
  • Strong writing skills and a proven track record for getting results on initiatives
  • Great people skills with an emphasis on coaching and motivating


Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace!