Sinclair Broadcast Group
Newscast Director
At a glance
Location: US-TX-El Paso Map
Posted: 12/19/2021
Closing: 01/18/2022
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Job description

KFOX14 is looking for a Director for our Morning Newscasts.  The newscast directors work collaboratively with producers on newscasts and other special broadcasts, both feature and breaking in nature.  We're seeking someone with a creative eye who will help code and direct our shows using Ross Overdrive with creativity and an eye for quality.  We need a level-headed director who can get ahead of potential problems and troubleshoot challenges as they come.  A successful candidate will bring a 'can-do' spirit to the job and enjoys working with others to achieve clean compelling content. 


Responsibilities:



  • Perform any production duties as assigned including:

  • Direct and TD any assigned newscasts and productions

  • Train production crew in cameras, audio, graphics, etc.

  • Supervise production crew on a daily basis

  • Maintain production studio and control room

  • Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned.


Requirements:



  • Experience Directing and 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


Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Newscast Director