Company: The E.W. Scripps Company
Posted on: June 8, 2021
Director II, KBZK
The Director II works in all areas of television production and
is responsible for technical directing fast paced, complex
newscasts and other local programming as well as assisting in
completion of pre-production for newscasts.
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
Oversees the set up and operations of equipment including
camera, audio, video and lighting. Constructs and dismantles
Ensures smooth operation of technical equipment and services
Troubleshoots technical problems during production or
Directs assigned newscasts, which include "switching" newscasts
and other productions, completing the pre-production for all
newscasts and checking all sources prior to air.
Monitors the status of all live shots and content prior to a
Works closely with news department, directors, producers, and
promotions to ensure that the desired on-air look is attained with
a minimal amount of errors.
- Perform other duties as assigned.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
WHAT YOU'LL BRING:
Must be familiar with all aspects of television production
including audio, switching, digital effects, camera operation and
shot composition, lighting, and character generators.
Good working knowledge of computers.
Ability to handle multiple priorities under extreme time
constraints with poise and skill.
Solid leadership skills.
Excellent knowledge of proper composition, grammar and
Must have excellent communication skills; ability to give
directions in a clear, efficient manner.
Excellent organizational skills.
Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
Capable of working well with commercial clients while adding a
creative look to commercial spots.
Must be familiar with all aspects of television production to
include lighting, character generators, and news automation.
Must be a team player.
- Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) is a diversified media
company focused on creating a better-informed world. As the
nation's fourth-largest local TV broadcaster, Scripps serves
communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a
portfolio of 61 stations in 41 markets. The Scripps Networks reach
nearly every American through the national news outlets Court TV
and Newsy and popular entertainment brands ION, Bounce, Grit, Laff
and Court TV Mystery. Scripps is the nation's largest holder of
broadcast spectrum. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative
reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward
of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has
held for decades to the motto, "Give light and the people will find
their own way."
As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps
Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment
decisions on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation,
transgender status, gender, color, religion, age, genetic
information, medical condition, disability, marital status,
citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran
status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any
applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company
will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with
known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue
hardship for the company.
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