DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: Direct weekday live afternoon entertainment program THE VIEW FROM THE BAY on Ignite system. Supervise pre production sessions. Must be able to direct a fast-paced, video and graphic-intensive show, with multiple remotes, sources, and effects without an AD. Must also direct newscasts, public affairs programs, and programming specials, as needed. Supervise pre-production sessions for afternoon/evening newscasts as needed. Familiarity with INews, Vizrt, and Grass Valley, preferred, along with knowledge of modern, digital control room technology.
REQUIREMENTS: Five years medium-major market live broadcast directing experience. Understanding of contemporary production values and technology, including file server playout system(s), animation, and special effects. Ability to direct under extreme deadline pressure and adapt to a quickly changing environment where breaking news takes priority. Must also have an eye for detail; work well with graphic designers, producers, control room staff, and other members of the news, programming, and creative services departments.
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: Open until filled.
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