Full Time Job

Newscast Director


Oklahoma City, OK 03-02-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

POSTING DATE: March 2, 2023

POSITION TITLE: Newscast Director

REPORTS TO: Production Manager

KFOR/KAUT is a state-of-the-art facility looking for a Newscast Director. The Newscast Director coordinates the efforts of all technical operators during newscasts and other live and recorded productions.

• Work closely with show Producers to present a fast paced, highly produced and mistake free newscasts.
• Work closely with IT/Engineering to troubleshoot any technical issues that may arise.
• Be able to take assigned shows to the next level.
• Communicate last minute changes to production crew and the ability to carry out these changes in a professional manner.

• 2-5, years experience.
• Proficiency with Ross Acuity, Over Drive, CamBot and Xpressions experience is highly desired.
• Detailed Oriented, self-motivated, creative with a flair for creativity desired.
• Must be able to handle the pressure of daily deadlines and thrive in a chaotic work environment.
• Must be available to work weekends, holidays and be available for unscheduled breaking news and severe weather extended coverage. This is a 24/7 operation. We never turn the lights off.


This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change, e.g., emergencies, changes in personnel, workload, rush jobs, special projects, technological developments, etc.

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Nexstar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rzz0nq-44-200-168-16-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.