KVLY/KXJB has an opening for a fulltime Weekend Director to direct fast-paced, graphic intensive newscasts.
The Weekend Newscast Director also directs early evening newscasts Monday through Wednesday. We produce eight hours of live news Monday through Friday, a 6pm, 9pm, and 10pm newscast Saturday and a 9pm and 10pm newscast Sunday. Master Control duties are part of the weekend director duties. We also broadcast a schedule of NDSU Bison football, so experience with working on live sports is a plus. Other duties may be assigned.
Education requirements: College degree, a degree from a Technical School specializing in broadcasting preferred or equivalent work experience is preferred.
Candidate must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. The ability to work well under pressure and make quick decisions is essential to the position. Must have leadership ability as supervising a crew of part time production assistants is also part of the daily duties. Experience with a Ross Vision switcher and XPressions Studio graphics system for news graphics is a plus.
Experience: Minimum of 1 year directing newscasts preferred.
To apply go to www.gray.tv/applynow
No phone calls please.
We are owned by Gray Media Group, Inc.
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