POSTING DATE: March 27, 2018
JOB TITLE: Assistant News Director
COMPANY: KOB, News/Weather/Sports
SCHEDULE: As needed
STATUS: Full Time, Salaried
Minimum of five years of success in key leadership role(s) within a television newsroom. Demonstrable knowledge of all phases of a television news operation, including, but not limited to: news reporting and writing, newscast formats, news producing, newsroom organization, and news gathering technology. The right candidate will be a person who has a passion for news — living and breathing the big and breaking stories with a ferocious, competitive instinct. You must lead by example and action. You must have a valid driver’s license. Driving record will be checked.
Developing and maintaining a strategic and editorial vision for Eyewitness News 4. Seeing that the vision and mission of Eyewitness News 4 is understood by entire news organization. You must be an excellent manager of both people and content. Teaching and coaching is a huge part of this job. You must be fearless to make decisions. You must have the ability to manage people for improvement, have the difficult conversations and hold people accountable. All of this must be done out of an obvious desire to help each member of the team achieve their full potential while winning the news wars. Responsible for all administrative duties associated with helping to run the news organization.
This mid-size market plays hard with an endless supply of mind-blowing, unforgettable news stories, all while surrounded in culture and beauty. If you love chasing down the big story and leading your team into battle, this is the newsroom for you! Reports to the News Director.
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.
No Telephone Calls Please
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER