Assistant News Director

Greenville, SC
Posted: 2019-11-13


WYFF 4 is searching for an aggressive, creative and experienced news leader.  The ideal candidate will have excellent news judgment, strong management skills and an aggressive approach to breaking news coverage--on the air and online. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic, skilled communicator who leads our team in the execution of market-leading breaking news, weather coverage and community service on all platforms daily. With a unique format, a dedication to hard news and the resources of Hearst Television, this is a rare opportunity to join one of the best.


·        Work with the News Director to oversee the day-to-day operation and editorial content of the newsroom

·        Plan big event coverage

·        Execute the brand, both on air and online

·        Schedule talent


Experience Requirements:

·        2 years of newsroom supervisory and/or management experience

·        Strong producing background preferred

·        Military training and experience will be considered

Qualifications Requirements:

·        Individual must have a passion for news and communication skills to manage a large staff and multiple hours of daily newscasts.

·        Strong communication and people skills.

·        Creativity is a must


·        Bachelor’s Degree or related military training in Broadcast Communications, Journalism, or related field.


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