• Full Time
  • Anywhere

Champaign-Springfield,IL

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

  • Morning Newscast Director 

    The Newscast Director is responsible for coordinating and overseeing the duties of the production crew including camera operators, audio operators, graphics system operators, and other crew members.

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JOB EXPERIENCE

Additional Job Description

  • Interprets digital scripts and communicates with crewmembers via headset to execute live and recorded broadcasts 
  • Supervises production crew and maintains high standards for video, audio, and overall on-air presentation 
  • Operates Ross Carbonite switcher during live and recorded broadcasts 
  • Provides training and direction to the production staff 
  • Assist in repair and upkeep of studio and production sets and properties 
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned

     


    REQUIREMENTS

    Requirements & Skills

    • BA or BS degree in Communications or Mass Communications with an emphasis on Television Production or related experience 

    *Related experience will be evaluated by Company management and may be substituted based on one years of experience equals one year of education 

    • Minimum of two years of television directing experience preferred 
    • Working knowledge of television production techniques and extensive experience with automation is necessary 
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community 
    • Ability to plan work schedules and assign duties; ability to provide or arrange for training 
    • Creative decision-making skills 
    • Skill in organizing resources and establishing priorities 
    • Ability to make administrative and procedural decisions 
    • Ability to create, compose, and edit written materials 
    • Knowledge of professional audio/video and staging techniques, facilities, and equipment 
    • Knowledge of professional audio and/or video editing and post-production procedures, techniques, and standards 
    • Ability to formulate broadcast programming concepts and to plan, develop, and implement live and/or pre-recorded television programs 
    • Knowledge of television production set design principles and techniques 
    • Knowledge of television programming concepts, principles, methodology, and techniques 

    ADDITIONAL INFO


    HOW TO APPLY

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

    https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/nexstar/details/Director-I–Production_REQ-31289