Full Time Job

Assistant News Director


Huntsville, AL 08-20-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Assistant News Director - WAFF

About WAFF:

WAFF is the dominant station in the Tennessee Valley. We cover breaking news and weather all with a heart for the community we live and work in. WAFF - Huntsville, AL - https://youtu.be/VS_i2SeD_xo

Job Summary/Description:

WAFF is looking for an engaging leader to help guide the WAFF news team. The ideal candidate has a strong passion for journalism and must be a collaborative hands-on leader.

The successful candidate will be responsible for (but not limited to) the following:
- Work directly with reporters and producers
- Guide daily editorial direction
- Administrative duties such as scheduling and training new employees
- General knowledge of newsroom systems and equipment
- Make decisions quickly and respond to breaking news

- 3-years plus newsroom management experience preferred
- College degree preferred

Interested applicants can, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', we encourage you to upload your resume and cover letter

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rbonyk-3-215-177-171-42 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.