Arizona Public Media in Tucson, Arizona seeks an Executive Producer.
The Executive Producer oversees all original television production for Arizona Public Media (AZPM), a non-profit public media organization that delivers radio, television, online, and digital content as a community service of the University of Arizona (UA) in Tucson. The Executive Producer is responsible for the overall look, style, and content of AZPM weekly television programs, documentaries, and other long-form and short-form video content. A successful candidate is a visual storyteller, and the ability to work creatively within a linear environment. This position is a member of the AZPM Senior Management team and reports to the Chief Operating Officer.
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution and a Native American/Alaska Native-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff, and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.
Minimum Qualifications: - Bachelor's degree. - Minimum of 7 years of related work experience, including 3 years of managerial experience, or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
Preferred Qualifications: - At least 10 years’ relevant experience in content development and television production, including 3-5 years at management/supervisory level. - Experience developing content that is thought-provoking and suited for the intellectually curious, while maintaining the highest levels of creativity and artistry. - Experience working collaboratively with creative and editorial talent. - Experience as the showrunner or editorial lead.