Full Time Job

Floor Director

Fox TV Stations

Eden Prairie, MN 1 day ago
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

Fox Television Stations is one of the nation's largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 29 stations in 18 markets and covering over 37% of US television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, DC and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Seattle.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We have an opening to join our award winning newscast team as a Floor Director. This person will:
• Serve as the critical link between the director in the control room and the talent in the studio
• Relay critical information from the directors to the talent as well as give direction to talent during live newscasts
• Arrange microphones and IFBs for studio talent and reporters
• Will help prepare guests for segments

Ideal candidate:
• Must be able to react quickly and quietly in a live broadcast studio, moving quickly between cameras and areas of the set as segments are being prepared
• Must make set changes throughout the show moving chairs, monitors, lighting board adjustments and moving the anchors to different set locations
• Must be professional, personable, and collaborative
• Previous experience in a broadcast news environment preferred
• Degree in broadcast journalism, television preferred

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-dykqw3-3-236-28-137-42 in your application.