WKBT News 8 Now is looking for a full-time Newscast Director. This job involves operating a high-end, production video switcher during live newscasts. This is a leadership role in the control room and requires excellent communication skills in a high-pressure environment. Other duties include making broadcast-quality news graphics and promotions following style guidelines and in collaboration with news producers and reporters. A strong creative portfolio in Photoshop is preferred. Experience with video switchers, Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects, Avid Media Composer, Avid iNews, or cameras and videography is also a major bonus.
Directors work specific newscast schedules, but hours may vary.
We are a dynamic and progressive family-owned business that values our employees, our culture and our community. We offer excellent benefits, 401(k), paid time-off and much more.
WKBT is an equal opportunity employer.
Disclaimer: As a condition of employment, Morgan Murphy Media requires that newly hired employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to the extent permitted by applicable law and subject to any medical or religious accommodations.