Assistant News Director

Assistant News Director


WHAS

Full-Time

TEGNA owned WHAS has an excellent opportunity for a talented Assistant News Director. Applicants must have breaking news experience, strong editorial judgment, and fully understand the needs of our audience across all our platforms. This position requires leadership, solid decision making skills and the ability to work well in a dynamic newsroom environment. Candidates must have social media and digital experience and the ability to foster creativity, generate new ideas and implement innovative ideas across all platforms.

Plans coverage, story selection and ensures effective delivery of daily newscasts.
Manages the daily performance of multi skilled journalists, from story concept to execution. Supports producers by providing editorial skills, copy editing, and creative production and storytelling skills. Leads daily editorial meetings.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Closing Date:
9/23/2018

City:
Louisville

State:
Kentucky

URL:
http://www.whas11.com

Experience:
3 Year(s)

Requirements:
3 years television experience; College degree in journalism or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience in creative content production
Excellent people management skills.
Digital content skills social platform
Strong organizational skills in a fast paced environment and deadline driven environment.

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Apply Link: http://www.whas11.com
Email Resume: p.dickson@tegna.com