Assistant News Director
News for WPBF-TV
West Palm Beach-Ft Pierce, Florida
posted on February 09, 2017
Job ID: 1926
Position Type: Full-Time/Regular
Location: Palm Beach Gardens, FL US
WPBF 25 is searching for an aggressive, creative and experienced Assistant News Director. The ideal candidate will have excellent news judgment, strong management skills and an aggressive approach to breaking news coverage--on the air and online. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic, skilled communicator who leads our team in the execution of market-leading breaking news, weather coverage and community service on all platforms daily. With a unique format, a dedication to hard news and the resources of Hearst Television, this is a rare opportunity to join one of the best.
Work with the News Director to oversee the day-to-day operation and editorial content of the newsroom
Plan big event coverage
Execute the brand, both on air and online
Individual must have a passion for news and communication skills to manage a large staff and multiple hours of daily newscasts.
Strong communication and people skills.
Creativity is a must
Bachelors Degree in Broadcast Communications, Journalism, or related field. Or equivalent work experience
2 years of newsroom supervisory and/or management experience
Strong producing background preferred
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expires on 04/10/2017