Newscast Director / ABC7
KVII-TV / ABC7
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KVII/KVIH is looking for a Director for our Newscast.
- Perform any production duties as assigned including:
- Direct and TD any assigned newscasts and productions
- May be asked to Create graphics using Ross XPression and or Photoshop
- Maintain production studio and control room
- Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned, which include Breaking News and Severe Weather Cut-ins
- Experience Directing and TDing newscasts
- Knowledge of production standards and equipment
- Full working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite preferred not required
- Ability to clearly give direction to crew while under pressure
- Typing and good spelling skills necessary
- Ability to read and write
- College degree preferred
- Must be able to lift & position 40-pound lighting instruments
- Must be able to work weekends, holidays, and other shifts as assigned for coverages
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