Promoting and Advocating for the Broadcasters of Nevada, While Serving the Public

Nevada Broadcasters Association

KRNV/KRXI/NSN in Reno, NV is seeking an experienced, hands-on News Director with strong leadership skills and a bold style.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
11/13/2018
Closing Date:
12/13/2018
City:
Reno
State:
Nevada
Experience:
Responsibilities include:

Managing the stations’ news operations, setting budgets, establishing goals and directing the staff that produces 30+ hours of local news weekly
Responsible for initiating and managing content delivery on multiple platforms
Work closely with local and corporate management to establish News content, philosophy and direction
Review daily newscasts to ensure quality control and brand compliance, and subsequently provide feedback to all news staff
Recruiting, hiring and negotiating contracts for news department personnel
Collaborating with other managers to develop marketing plans, establish ratings goals, and effectively reach said goals

Requirements:
Requirements and Qualifications:

At least five (5) years’ experience in news management with noted leadership skills is required
4-year degree, preferably in Journalism or Communications, is required
Must have a working knowledge of journalistic ethics, libel, and privacy laws
Will bring strong fiscal experience for both operational and capital expenditures
Must have a demonstrated ability to manage multiple hours of daily newscasts on two stations and must have a proven track record of success in building a winning news organization

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/
Apply Online URL:
http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

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Station/Company

Sinclair Broadcast Group Reno

Post Date: November 13, 2018
Closing Date: December 13, 2018