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Company: KCWY-TV (NBC)
News Director
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
March 6, 2013
Job ID: 1466742


To Be Determined

Typical Duties:
Manage news personnel to create a good mix of solid journalists
Establish news as the most reputable and responsive to community problems, needs and interests
Train and develop staff in contemporary news gathering procedures
Insure TV news coverage of appropriate events, activities and breaking stories
Assign, manage and coordinate new story assignments
Authority to hire and fire all news personnel
Design a budget for each calendar year, projecting what expenses will be incurred and maintaining the perimeters of that budget
(except in unusual circumstances)
Suggest capital expenditures for the news department on an annual basis
Responsible for the ongoing maintenance of capital equipment/news vehicles
Assure a good flow of new ideas and concepts, keeping the station on the forefront of new developments in broadcasting
Develop a good working relationship with other department heads and the general manager
Accessible to the news staff
Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned

College degree
Previous experience in all aspects of TV News, including management (minimum 4 years)
Must be self-motivated with a competitive flare and have a desire to teach
Ability to work under pressures of deadlines
Able to supervise and maintain positive morale and productivity
Good organizational and people skills

Job Available:

Apply to:
Human Resources
News Director Search
KCWY Channel 13
1500 Foremaster Lane
Las Vegas, NV 89101
(307) 577-0013 Contact No.
(702) 657-3233 Fax

This employer does not discriminate on the basis of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, race, color, religion, disability,
handicap, national origin, marital or veteran's status.


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