• Full Time
  • Anywhere




KREM TV CBS / KSKN TV CW, the TEGNA stations in Spokane Washington has an opening for a Broadcast Director. You will be responsible for directing live newscasts as well as recorded webcasts, cut-ins, local programs, remote digital productions and commercial projects. This position is a full time, individual contributor, non-union position that reports to the Broadcast Supervisor.


  • Direct KREM 2 Newscasts while operating the production switcher.
  • Build production rundown for production crew.
  • Assist News Producers with production elements for KREM 2 News.
  • Operate audio board when assigned.
  • Operate handheld cameras for KREM 2 News when assigned.
  • Direct live elements for KREM 2 News on location.
  • Promotions production for KREM 2 News and some Syndicated programming.




  • 1 year of experience as director of live newscasts in either a professional or educational setting.
  • Working knowledge of newsroom systems such as AP ENPS news creation software, control room systems, Sony switchers, audio board, automated video playout systems, teleprompter, robotic studio cameras, and template-based graphic systems.
  • Must be capable of creating high quality production elements, both creatively and technically
  • Ability to lead a group of people to achieve successful newscasts.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and prioritize needs simultaneously.
  • Must be able to work flexible shifts, nights and weekends
  • Travel: Rarely: less than 10%
  • Work Environment Set: Office: normally performed in a typical interior/office environment
  • Physical Demands Set: Light work: Involves sitting most of the time, walking, lifting, bending, standing, etc.



TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 63 television stations in 51 U.S. markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 network affiliates in the top 25 markets among independent station groups, reaching approximately 39 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks True Crime Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, digital and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit


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