Executive Producer CMGO

Location Dayton, Ohio Job Number 1711562 Brand Cox Media Group Ohio, Inc.


Job Title: Morning Executive Producer/TV
The Executive Producer performs a key role in the newsroom, leading hour-by-hour news coverage.  The Executive Producer is a hands-on manager who is responsible for communicating clearly the expectations for quality news content in daily news and special television news coverage. This position requires strong management, leadership and communication skills.


  • Demonstrates ability to write compelling, clear broadcast copy that is to-the-point and relevant to viewers.
  • Demonstrates the ability to teach others how to write outstanding copy.
  • Recruits and coaches producers to help them reach their full potential.
  • Demonstrates ability to handle breaking news.
  • Leads others in creating quality enterprise journalism.
  • Executes top-notch coverage in severe weather situations.
  • Demonstrates strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Motivates staff under deadline pressures.
  • Ensures adherence to on-air standards in news content and in all graphical elements.
  • Hands-on news manager who executes the station's strategic plans on a daily basis. 
Minimum Qualifications
  • Prior news management or large-market producing experience preferred.
  • At least 5 years’ experience in TV news as a producer or reporter.
  • Thorough understanding of newsroom systems, including INews and nonlinear editing, is a plus.
  • Bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism or related field of study preferred.
Reporting Responsibilities
  • Has authority or responsibility of a unit, section or major function and typically supervises personnel who have professional responsibility.

About Cox Media Group

Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers and non-daily publications; and digital sites and services, like Rare.us, Clark.com, Dawg Nation, SEC Country, Hookem.com, Mundo Hispanico, Southern Kitchen and All22. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.

Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-OH-Dayton-1611 S Main St

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Manager

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing