Newscast Director

Myrtle Beach, SC
Posted: 2019-07-31

Description:

WPDE ABC 15 is looking for a Director for our Newscast!

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country!  Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees.  Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair!  We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

Responsibilities:

Perform any production duties as assigned including:                                            

·        Direct assigned newscasts and productions with Ross Overdrive Automation system and Acuity production switcher

·        Self motivated, with ability to multitask

·        Maintain production studio and control room

·        Edit for newscasts on AVID Media Central and Avid Composer

·        Run Teleprompter as needed for newcasts

·        Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned, which include, downloading video, being knowledgeable with transferring videos through FTP, FileZilla, Dropbox, etc.

Requirements:

·        Experience Directing newscasts

·        Knowledge of production standards and equipment

·        Ability to edit to script, follow direction, and work with Producers to achieve a clean newscast.

·        Ability to clearly give direction to team while under pressure

·        Able to give direction to Photographers in the field about quality of shot including framing, aperture and audio

·        Ability to read and write, college degree preferred

·        Knowledge of Accuweather Storyteller and Live U a plus!

Contact:

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

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