Newscast Director

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Sioux Falls,SD

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

The Newscast Director coordinates the efforts of all technical operators during newscasts and other live and recorded productions.


JOB EXPERIENCE

  • Coordinates the efforts of all technical operators and technical equipment during newscasts and other live and recorded productions 
  • Observes pictures through monitors and directs newscasts via Ross Overdrive system 
  • Works with news producers to deliver a clean and high energy newscast 
  • Switches video sources via automated systems and gives direction at the same time during live broadcasts 
  • Tests equipment to ensure proper operation 
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Operations Manager

REQUIREMENTS

  • High school diploma 
  • Excellent communications skills, both oral and written 
  • Minimum two years’ experience in news operations and production preferred
  • Experience with broadcast control equipment preferred  
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously 


PHYSICAL DEMANDS & WORK ENVIRONMENT 

The Newscast Director must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.  In addition, the Newscast Director must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighting up to 50 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls.  Repetitive movements are required. 

 

EEO STATEMENT: 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled 

Qualified applicants can apply online at http://www.nexstar.tv.


ADDITIONAL INFO


HOW TO APPLY

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

https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/nexstar/job/Director-I–Newscast_REQ-19173?locationRegionStateProvince=745d76f06d2b41738aecee630c5888a0