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Executive Producer, Weather - WNBC

New York, NY
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Executive Producer, Weather - WNBC

Jobid 23768-384362

Location: New York, NY, 10176, USA

Description **Job Number** 36641BR

**Job Title** Executive Producer, Weather - WNBC

**Business Segment** Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

**Sub-Business** NBCUOTS - WNBC

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United States

**State** New York

**City** New York


NBC 4 New York is looking for a dynamic, motivated, technically-savvy Executive Producer to lead Storm Team 4. This position is the strategic lead and point-person for anything and everything weather for WNBC.

The Storm Team 4 Executive Producer has oversight of the weather team across all platforms and its robust arsenal of weather tools, including:

+ StormTracker 4 – S-Band Dual Pol Radar, the most powerful radar in the Tri-State and the only one delivering real-time conditions

+ StormRanger 4 - Doppler Radar on Wheels

+ StormChaser 4 – Mobile Weather Center Candidates must be proficient in the WSI graphics system and understand how to graphically enhance weather takeaways in a bold way that offers value to the viewer on-air, online and on the app. They are also responsible for severe weather planning and must be able to collaborate with news management, communicating strategy and planning clearly to the entire newsroom. The ability to lead special weather content and programming is a plus. Responsibilities

+ Manage the Storm Team 4 team, producing the most compelling and relevant forecasts; coaching and mentoring them as needed in reviews.

+ Lead the weather story on all platforms, ensuring our digital messaging is as powerful as our on-air product.

+ Collaborate with the newsroom to ensure WNBC is the weather leader by actively participating in editorial meetings.

+ Interface with all other departments, including digital, engineering, creative services and graphics.

+ Work with the production team to ensure clean, seamless newscasts and digital uploads.

+ Oversee all training and development programs.

+ Track the latest tools and the competitive landscape.



+ Must be a meteorologist with an AMS Seal, Bachelor's Degree in Meteorology or equivalent degree.

+ Minimum 5-years’ experience as a meteorologist in a television news operation.

+ Minimum 2-years’ Management experience.

+ Proficiency in WSI.

+ Hands-on experience using the latest weather technology, including The Weather Company’s Max System and live radar operations. Knowledge of weather modeling is also a plus.

+ Strong communications and leadership skills, thriving under pressure and striving to win the big weather story every day.

+ Must be flexible to working evenings, weekends, overnights, holidays or whenever assigned.

+ Note: This is NOT an on-air position. Eligibility Requirements

+ Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.

+ Ability to work long hours, a variety of shifts (including weekends) and to return to work in emergencies depending upon news coverage, when necessary

+ Must be willing to submit to a background investigation and drug test

+ Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

+ Must be 18 years or older

+ Must have a valid driver’s license

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.


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