News Director

News for KCAU
Sioux City, Iowa

posted on May 12, 2022

job posting:

The News Director leads and supervises all aspects of news, weather and sports programming production. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: • Manages all aspects of the News Department (other than Production.) • Plans and manages staffing, training, and performance evaluations for the News Department. • Makes decisions regarding hiring, evaluation, promotion and termination of employees. • Develops news coverage strategy for the station and its website. • Critiques newscasts on a daily basis to correct errors, improve coverage and provide mentoring feedback to news staff. • Assigns projects to staff and verifies that deadlines are being met. • Ensures achievement of viewer rating goals. • Determines programming and evaluation of equipment needs to produce quality programming. • Responds to coverage questions. • Works with other senior station leaders to establish and reach station goals. • Performs other duties as assigned.

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expires on 06/11/2022