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Director, Newscast
WVNS TV 108 Days Ago
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Category: Jobs in Broadcasting
Job Shift: As Scheduled
Posted: 05/02/2018
Zipcode: 25843
City: Ghent
State: West Virginia
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Required Travel: Not Required
Minimum Education: High School
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Minimum Experience: Less then 1 Year
Job Status
Job Status: Interviewing
Start Publishing: 04/30/2018
No of Jobs: 1
Stop Publishing: 05/31/2018
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WVNS TV in Beckley, West Virginia is seeking a skilled Newscast Director with at least 1 year experience preferred. Experience with Ross Overdrive, Expressions, and Photoshop, Adobe Premier and After Effects are a plus. Knowledge of Robotic Telemetrics cameras preferred. Knowledge of Production Switchers, Graphics Systems, Non-Linear Editing, Studio Lighting and Field Production is important.


Ability to direct live production projects such as Greenbrier Classic (PGA) , State Fair and election night.

Candidate must have superb leadership and time management abilities as well as technical knowledge and skills, excellent written and verbal communication, ability to simultaneously direct and technical direct fast paced newscasts and other productions. Thorough knowledge of broadcast newsroom operations preferred. Ability to make decisions and work closely with others under pressure, excellent organizational skills, strong knowledge of journalistic standards, and computer proficiency. Position will report to news director.  WVNS-TV is a Nexstar Station.

If you’re into adventure, WVNS it the place for you.  The station is located at the base of a ski resort.  It has world class white water rafting and zip lining through the gorges.  If you like backpacking, we have the Allegany and Appalachian trails.  National Parks and miles of hiking trails are in our backyard.  The area hosts the PGA tournament-Greenbrier Classic.  The area also offers rock climbing, lakes, outdoor sports, and many other leisure activities. 

WVNS TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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