Newscast Director

Production for WKEF
Dayton, Ohio

posted on March 14, 2017

job posting:

1/31/2017 Newscast Director Tracking Code 7551 Job Description Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team! WKEF/WRGT, the ABC & FOX affiliate in Dayton, OH, has an immediate opening for a Newscast Director. This is an opportunity for a director to work with the latest HD equipment. You must have experience directing fast paced live television newscasts and live or taped special events and programming. In addition, experience with video switchers, clip stores, Chyron graphics, and Avid editing systems is a plus, as well as experience using ROSS Overdrive. Responsibilities: Perform any production duties as assigned including: Direct newscasts and productions Train production crew in cameras, audio, graphics, etc. Maintain production studio and control room Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned, which may include website contribution Requirements: Experience Directing newscasts Knowledge of production standards and equipment Ability to clearly give direction to crew while under pressure Typing and good spelling skills necessary Ability to read and write, college degree preferred Must be able to lift & position 40 pound lighting instruments Must have valid driverís license with clean record Please have a newscast resume tape, with director's track, available when requested. Please, no phone calls. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace! Job Location Miamisburg, Ohio, United States Company Location WKEF Position Type Full-Time/Regular

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