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.
KTTV is looking for a Newscast Director. Candidate will be responsible for directing live daily newscasts. Works with producers and management to execute daily live newscast and special programming. Have a deep understanding of innovative production concepts that engage viewers. Positive attitude, good judgment and excellent communication skills. Interact effectively and professionally with on-air staff, off-air staff, production and technical crews, and management. Other duties as assigned.
Minimum 4 years' experience directing news related content in a major market preferred. Familiar with Sony ELC, iNews, Chyron and BitCentral. Must be able to lead a control room team, thrive under pressure, and succeed in the fast-paced environment of live local news.
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