Executive Producer - 9am

WarnerMedia Atlanta, GA

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The Job

WarnerMedia seeks an Executive Producer for the CNN Newsroom Weekday 9AM department.

The Daily

  • Executive Producers at CNN oversee all aspects of their newscast.
  • They are responsible for overseeing the team of producers, copy editors, writers, associate producers and support teams in order to deliver the highest quality production in the most efficient manner.
  • They work with newsgathering and guide them on story interest and elements needed to support their storytelling.
  • The EP is in constant communication with the show teams and senior management on production quality, performance and execution.

The Essentials

  • An Executive Producer must be editorially mature and acutely aware of story context.
  • They must display knowledge of international and domestic news stories and be able to create a complete and smooth newscast.
  • Each EP must have demonstrated their ability to lead a team and challenge them to reach the highest level possible and deliver compelling newscasts in a consistent fashion.
  • They are the control room leader and must be able to make immediate decisions and execute them utilizing the right tools and people to make it happen.
  • EP's should have a college degree, 7-10 years of major market experience with demonstrated success in managing teams and delivering high quality programming.
  • The EP must be able to write new stories and efficiently vet information and research.
  • The EP must be able to support CNN mission to be the leader in television journalism throughout the 24 hour/7 day a week programming.

The Perks

• Exclusive WarnerMedia events and advance screenings
• Paid time off every year to volunteer for eligible employees
• Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
• Access to in-house learning and development resources
• Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands