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Assistant News Director

Are you an aggressive, seasoned newsroom leader with an unending passion for innovative storytelling and growing fellow journalists?

WSIL Television Inc. seeks a career-minded journalist with strong leadership skills to join our winning team as Assistant News Director. You will drive WSIL’s editorial process, constantly guiding our multi-media journalists and producers to develop news content on all platforms; managing a continuous flow of information to our digital platforms, mobile devices, social networking sites and local news broadcasts.

We are looking for a proactive person who shines at showcasing our content, whether it’s a special project or daily breaking news. You must have excellent writing skills and news judgement.

You will also work closely with the News Director, Assignment Editor, and Social Media and Digital Content Manager to ensure comprehensive coverage on all platforms.

This is a senior newsroom position, perfect for the aspiring news director. The successful candidate will have a four-year degree, preferably in broadcast news/journalism or related field and significant producing, writing and newsgathering experience in a commercial newsroom.

If you’re a team-player with a drive to be the best, send your link, cover letter, resume and references to

If you’re ready to become a part of the WSIL newsroom, please send your resume and link to:

Jeff Weinrich – News Director
1416 Country Aire
Carterville, IL 62918
Email: SUBJECT LINE: Assistant News Director Search

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WSIL Television Southern Illinois, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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