Assistant News Director / News Content Manager

Employer
Location
Milwaukee
Posted
Apr 03, 2012
Closes
May 03, 2012
Contact
Ms. Julie Bednarek
Category
Television
Duration
Full Time
Do you understand the importance of crafting compelling local stories? Do you love to win? Do you understand why being a part of the community puts you in a position to win? This job is all about working in a multi-media world with on-air, mobile, online, and whatever else comes next. It is about leading a news department in producing good television. Its about being a leader, inspiring people to do their best every single day in a team building environment and holding people accountable when they dont meet expectations. Its about LOVING the news business!

Our next Assistant News Director/News Content Manager must be a superb motivator and communicator in addition to a creative news strategist. You must have at least 5 years of news management experience and you must get excited about producing, about reporting, about storytelling, about creating compelling content across multiple platforms. Excellent communication and great time-management skills, a strong can-do attitude with a commitment to teamwork and an open and honest management style are all vital for success in this role. In addition to day to day supervision of the news staff you will assist the VP/News with budgets, hiring, reviews, and critiquing the news product, on-air and off-air personnel. Were looking for a long-term player committed to the growth, care and feeding of Fox 6 News. It means long hours but also lots of fun.

No phone calls please. WITI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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