Newscast Director

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

WAVY

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

Newscast Director

WAVY-TV 10/WVBT FOX43 has an immediate full-time opening for an experienced, dynamic Director. This position is a multi-purposed job directing fast paced evening newscasts and studio operations for evening newscasts as assigned.


JOB EXPERIENCE

Experience:

Candidates must have one year directing live newscasts using control room automation system (Ross Overdrive or similar equipment).

Requirements:

Must have strong operational skills with Ross Overdrive or similar systems and robotic cameras system for live newscasts.  

Must be able to work under regular pressure of live broadcast and operational deadlines.

Must be a problem solver and quick thinker, using technical know-how and strong communication skills to resolve existing issues and to work around problems that arise during live broadcasts.

Candidate must be willing and able to work any/all shifts, including mornings, weekends & Holidays.

Must be a strong self-starter, team player, and goal oriented.

A college degree in Communication desired.


REQUIREMENTS

Responsibilities:

Works with the news producers and production staff to deliver clean, high-energy newscasts and special programming.

 

Maintain production studio and control room.

 

Direct any assigned newscasts and productions.

 

Studio operations including, but not limited to, camera operations, teleprompter operations, moving set pieces, lighting, and working directly with on-air talent.

Apply online at https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar.

 

To be considered for this job you must apply online. Please remember to upload a copy of your cover letter and resume.

 

No calls.

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability


ADDITIONAL INFO


HOW TO APPLY

Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar

https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar