KDLT-TV (NBC Affiliate in Sioux Falls, SD) seeks a fulltime Assistant News Director. The successful candidate will work with the News Director on the planning, production and presentation of KDLT’s on-air, online and social media news coverage. Responsible for carrying out the strategic and editorial plans established by the News Director. Provides hands-on editorial supervision of reporters and producers. Produces newscasts and writes copy as needed. Assists with newsroom administrative duties as assigned.
• Previous experience in a broadcast newsroom, preferably as a manager or producer
• Substantial experience in broadcast news reporting, writing and producing
• Strong knowledge of social media and multiplatform newsgathering
• Bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism or a related field
• Excellent news judgment
• Basic understanding of newsroom technical operations including newsroom systems and digital technology