Full Time Job

Newscast Director

WSYX

Columbus, OH 05-06-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
WSYX/WTTE is looking for a weekend Newscast Director. Candidates should have experience directing fast-paced newscasts with multiple live shots, graphics, video animations and multiple studio cameras. Must have strong organizational skills, be self-motivated and have a good visual sense. Must be able to work well under pressure, thrive on deadlines and work a flexible schedule that includes weekends and holidays.

Responsibilities:
• Perform any production duties as assigned including:
• Direct and TD any assigned newscasts and productions
• Operate studio cameras, audio, and teleprompter
• Train production crew in cameras, audio, graphics, etc.
• Lead production crew on a daily basis
• Maintain production studio and control room
• Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned

Requirements:
• Experience Directing and TDing newscasts
• Knowledge of production standards and equipment, including iNews and Ross Acuity.
• Ability to clearly give direction to crew while under pressure
• Typing and good spelling skills necessary
• College degree in a related field preferred
• 1-3 years' experience

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d2qobm-34-204-174-110-42 in your application.