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Newscast Director

Job Description

Director and Technical Director for complex, fast-paced live newscasts in an advanced and collaborative newsroom environment. Shift Supervisor for assigned newscasts. Works closely with News Producers to develop and execute newscast presentation elements.

Required Skills

Proficiency as a Newscast Director/Technical Director required. Must be skilled in switcher operation, pre-production, audio, graphics, camera operation and all production positions. Must be able to quickly troubleshoot and solve on-air problems. Good management and people skills are a must, as well as solid ability for technical learning. Ability to work non-traditional hours; nights, weekends & holidays.

Required Experience

Experience required with Grass Valley Switchers, Deko Command. Experience with INews Newsroom Software, and Adobe Photoshop a plus. A Bachelors Degree in Communications, Television Production or equivalent experience is preferred.

Send cover letter and resume to:

Clarke Bennett
1300 Liberty Street
Springfield, MA 01104
cbennett@wggb.com

Gormally Broadcasting LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Employment will be contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background check.