ABC57 News seeks a News Director to lead our newsroom as we innovate and grow. We are committed to storytelling, investigating and viewer advocacy. This award winning newsroom requires a hands-on leader who can grow ratings and grow our content on all platforms. Our managers work as a team in a collaborative environment. We seek a dynamic team leader who is comfortable in a fast-paced environment, who brings excellent judgment, high ethical standards and practices, and who has demonstrated success in driving coverage of breaking news and severe weather. If you want to add to your collection of Emmy and Murrow awards, this is the newsroom to lead.
Other duties, as assigned.
Candidate needs 7-10 years of professional journalism experience with at least 5 years in a progressive management capacity.
Must be a driven individual able to plan strategically, manage and nurture people, handle hiring, contracts and budgets.
Candidate should be passionate about social media and skilled in using it to complement our broadcast and digital offerings.
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