WTLV/WJXX, the TEGNA station in Jacksonville, FL, has an opening for a Newscast Director.  

The successful candidate will direct live newscasts, taped webcasts, cut-ins, local programs and commercial projects as required; determines camera angles, lighting, and set arrangement, performs in Robotics, Master Control, Audio, Ingest.

Effective interaction with a control room team from multiple departments is critical to success.

Strong leadership and organizational skills are a must.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.


Must have strong working knowledge of studio and location equipment including, but not limited to, studio lighting equipment, teleprompter, robotic studio cameras, switcher, remote cameras.

Knowledge of Sony ELC control room automation is a big plus.

Experience with ENPS and BitCentral server system also a plus.

Required skill knowledge includes:

3 years experience in various aspects of television production preferred.

Minimum of 1 year experience directing.

Excellent communication skills required, with an emphasis on working as a team with producers.

Knowledge of Jacksonville, FL is helpful.

We put a premium on personal integrity, teamwork, accountability, problem-solving, a strong work ethic and winning.

Must be willing to work early mornings, late evenings, weekends and holidays.

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