ViacomCBS Newscast Director - Philadelphia in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).
CBS3, KYW-TV in Philadelphia is looking for a full time newscast director with live newscast, multi camera studio production and remote directing experience to join our team. If you can execute a clean tight newscast in a faced paced environment and want to be part of a dynamic, winning news operation we want to hear from you.
Five (5) years major market experience directing newscast, preferably using control room automation.
Have an understanding of studio production, including: Robotics, Lighting, blocking, audio etc.
Proficient in live studio and remote program operations and software (example INEWS) and be able to adapt to automation and new technologies.
Excellent interpersonal & communication skills required.
Must be a collaborative team player who works well with others, in a fast paced, dynamic studio environment.
Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in Communications) or equivalent work experience required.
DGA union membership required.
Available to work flexible, non-traditional hours including weekends and holidays.
Sample of your work (with director call track) can be linked to your job profile contact information.
Current DGA - Director's Guild of America union member a plus.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled