Special Projects Executive Producer - WFTV in Orlando, FL at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 11/8/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Summary

CMG Orlando WFTV is looking for a Special Projects Executive Producer to join the team! This individual manages our special projects team including investigative and consumer units. 


  • The special projects executive producer wears many hats
  • Manage other special projects, including sweeps features, documentaries, and awards entries
  • Generating a large quantity of high quality, branded stories  
  • Producing one-time specials
  • Planning and executing our election coverage and contributing to daily newscasts as needs arise 



What we look for


  • The perfect candidate will be a proactive self-starter, managing several ongoing projects with little supervision - while seeking to create new ones. 
  • The position requires a high-level understanding of TV strategy and tactics, including visual storytelling, graphics, teases, and promotional opportunities. Must be willing to work long or unusual hours, weekends and holidays as needed. 
  • Work performed is for all media platforms and initiatives, including for example: on-air, wftc.com, and social media. 


CMG is an industry-leading media company with dominant brands, award-winning content, and exceptional people – and you could be one of them! We are a start-up built on a 100-year history of blazing trails in the world of media. Over that time, our skilled journalists and storytellers have covered war and peace, tragedies and celebrations, small moments, and global movements.  We are relying on our longstanding experience and entrepreneurial mentality to build a media company that is modern, agile, and uniquely positioned for the future.

CMG provides valuable local and national journalism and entertainment content to the people and communities it serves. The company's businesses include 14 high-quality, market-leading television brands in 9 markets; 54 top-performing radio stations delivering multiple genres of content in 11 markets; a Washington, DC news bureau; and numerous streaming and digital platforms. CMG's TV portfolio includes multiple primary affiliates of ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, Telemundo and MyNetworkTV, as well as several valuable news and independent stations.

We offer rewarding and challenging careers that encourage growth and development. We take care of our people with industry-leading total rewards offerings that includes medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and accident insurance as well as, a best-in-class wellness program, 401(k) matching and time-off programs.

CMG may require proof of COVID-19 vaccination upon hire or during employment as a term and condition of employment unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law.

If this description fits and CMG sounds like a company you want to work for, we’d love to have you join us. Apply today!

Cox Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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