Altice USA, Edison, NJ
One of the largest broadband communications and video services providers in the United States
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News 12 New Jersey is looking for a Studio Director to direct live and taped newscasts and programs using studio automation. To operate production equipment technically and creatively and to lead activities of studio crews. The ideal candidate will have the ability to direct studio productions through accurate calling and coordination of video, audio and graphics elements for distribution across all platforms. Oversee studio productions for quality control. Work with producers to execute details of effective programs. Follow graphic format stylebook in production of programs. Direct and coordinate efforts of assigned studio personnel. Be available to work nights, weekends and holidays as required. Participate in special projects and perform other duties as assigned.
- Bachelor's degree in Television Production or Broadcasting preferred, Master's degree is a plus.
- Minimum of one-year experience as a television director.
- Ability to direct using studio computer automation equipment, Grass Valley Ignite.
- Ability to direct technically complicated live programming
- Ability to interpret and code newscast rundowns
- Strong knowledge of production equipment, and methods and techniques for live & taped productions.
- Knowledge of video/audio signal, tape dynamics.
- Ability to work quickly under pressure in an on-air environment.
- Knowledge in current and emerging newscast technologies
- Flexible hours, including mornings, nights, weekends & holidays.
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About Altice USA
Altice USA is a communications and media company that enables its customers through the power of connectivity. With a relentless focus on challenging today’s norm while developing the telecommunication of the future, our products and services bring people closer together and connect them to the things that matter most to them, faster and more easily than ever before.
From high-speed broadband and ultra-HD video, to digital advertising solutions, local news, telephony, and wireless offerings, we are making connections possible around the country -- to businesses, to consumers, to communities, to schools, to hospitals, and everyone in between.
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