5am Executive Producer - Auckland

We are looking for an Executive Producer to help create and implement the strategy for RNZ’s new early morning show, 5am, which is to be launched in the New Year.

The role involves identifying key news stories of the day, shaping the content and style of the on-air and on-line delivery, working with the host and producers on great outcomes for our audiences and journalism, and liaising with the Executive Editor Multimedia News Programmes, the Executive Editor Morning Report, and the radio and digital news editors.

You will lead the creation of a vibrant, high energy experience on-air and on-line for our audiences, drawing on a wider range of story-telling techniques including visual elements (stills, video, graphics, skype, facetime), along with strong writing, talent search, and social media audience  engagement skills.


Please note:  A complete application includes your covering letter and a CV.


Applications close 5pm Monday 22 October 2018

RNZ is committed to the principles and practices of Equal Employment Opportunity and welcome applicants who will help us reflect New Zealand’s cultural and ethnic diversity.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: ExecProd5-10/18

Location: Auckland

Closing Date: Monday, 22 October 2018