Full-Time Assistant News Director

KDLT-TV

KDLT-TV (NBC Affiliate in Sioux Falls, SD) seeks a full-time Assistant News Director.  The successful candidate will work with the News Director on the planning, production and presentation of KDLT’s on-air, online and social media news coverage. Responsible for carrying out the strategic and editorial plans established by the News Director. Provides hands-on editorial supervision of reporters and producers. Produces newscasts and writes copy as needed. Assists with newsroom administrative duties as assigned.

Qualifications include:

  • Previous experience in a broadcast newsroom, preferably as a manager or producer
  • Substantial experience in broadcast news reporting, writing and producing
  • Strong knowledge of social media and multiplatform newsgathering
  • Bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism or a related field
  • Excellent news judgment
  • Basic understanding of newsroom technical operations including newsroom systems and digital technology

Please send cover letter, resume and a link to work samples to:

 

Dana Benson

Corporate News Director, Red River Broadcast Co.

dbenson@kvrr.com

 

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Dana Benson

Corporate News Director, Red River Broadcast Co.

KDLT-TV

3600 South Westport Avenue

Sioux Falls, SD  57106

 

Red River Broadcast Co., LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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