Newscast Director

News for WWMT-TV
Grand Rapids-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek, Michigan

posted on November 01, 2017

job posting:

Category: News Position/Title: Newscast Director Details: 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! WWMT/CW7 in Kalamazoo/Grand Rapids MI has an immediate opening for a newscast director. The ideal candidate should be organized, be able to keep calm in a crisis, be able to work collaboratively with a team, have a positive attitude, and be flexible. Vacancy Type: Full Time Date Posted: 10/30/2017 Closing Date: 11/30/2017 City: Kalamazoo State: Michigan URL: Experience: Required Experience: Experience Directing/TDing 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 Requirements: Required Skills: Direct and TD any assigned newscasts and productions Knowledge of Ross Overdrive & Inews Using INEWS, input commands into each story of the show rundown Pre-production which includes camera shading & mic checks Maintain production studio and control room Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned, which may include export of content using Avid

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expires on 11/30/2017