Full Time Job

Assistant News Director


Fargo, ND 01-12-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Assistant News Director - KVLY

About KVLY:

Beyond our #1 position in broadcast our digital presence is market leading with a social media footprint that dwarfs our closest competition.

We offer excellent benefits, dental, vision, 401(k) and of course a competitive salary as well as great fringe benefits. We are a company that is dedicated to producing quality news in a vibrant, fun college-town environment with incredible outdoor activities. KVLY is part of Gray Media Group Inc. which currently owns stations in dozens of markets across the US. We are also the only television station in the Fargo market with a bureau in Washington DC staffed around the clock.

Job Summary/Description:

The Assistant News Director is responsible for making sure the department is delivering high-impact local news content, innovating multi-platform storytelling, and creating tactics and strategies to increase ratings performance in key target areas for multiple platforms.

The ideal candidate will possess excellent news judgment and strong management skills to lead and guide news coverage for broadcast, as well as Valley News Live's digital platforms.

- High-level understanding of journalistic ethics
- Ability to adjust and excel while working a flexible schedule
- Drug screen and MVR check required

Qualified, interested applicants may go to, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter and references

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g63880-3-93-74-25-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.