PRODUCTION DIRECTOR - KXII
About Gray Television:
Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households.
We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.
KXII-TV’s market dominance begins with a prime offering of CBS, FOX, and MyNETWORK; and a delivery of daily newscasts across multiple broadcasts and digital streams including desktop, mobile and over-the-top. KXII-TV, the areas’ leading news broadcaster, has a main studio located in Sherman, Texas with a bureau & secondary studio in Ardmore, Oklahoma and serves a combined population of over 300,000 in North Texas and Southern Oklahoma.
A home to many successful broadcasters, KXII-TV has a reputation of preparing reporters, producers, and anchors for their next move, which includes moves to larger metro markets. The KXII-TV family is one where integrity, ethics, and personal growth are fostered.
KXII is seeking a candidate to direct our fast-paced, graphic intensive newscasts. The Weekend Newscast Director may also direct secondary newscasts.
Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
* Directing over the air content such as: news, severe weather, etc.
* Running live newscast graphics
* Creating news graphics for air
* Training and leading a news production team
* Learning and working with Master Control
* Quality control over any all broadcast material
◾ The ability to work in a live, fast paced environment is required. Strong leadership skills, accuracy, attention to detail and a team oriented attitude are mandatory. College or technical degrees are strongly considered.
Come join our dynamic team, go to you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now“, upload your resume, cover letter and references
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As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.