WPTA-TV in Fort Wayne Indiana is looking for a full time Senior Newscast Director to deliver news as it happens on air, online and on the go.
Experience with HD production, Ross Overdrive and Xpression products is a plus, along with basic knowledge of non-linear editing and graphics production. Experience with Adobe Photoshop, After Effects and Premier Software is also a major plus.
WPTA utilizes the Ross Overdrive automated news production system for HD newscasts. The successful candidate will have experience with live directing, excellent computer skills, and leadership qualities in a studio environment.
Other responsibilities include:
- Maintain production equipment
- Implementing and developing advancements to department
- Determine and fix technical issues
- Overseeing production department
- Planning coverage of special events
- Must be a self-starter, who can work both in a team and unsupervised environments
WPTA is part of Quincy Media, Inc. a family owned company. Throughout QMI, positions are available for candidates with all levels of experience and advancement. Visit QuincyMediaCareers.com for links to all stations and opportunities
WPTA-TV provides a competitive compensation and benefits plan.
WPTA-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Submit your cover letter and resume with references, plus online links to your work to firstname.lastname@example.org and indicate in your cover letter how you learned of the job.