Published
January 24, 2023
Job Type
Full Time
Category
TV

Description

PM Production Supervisor/Director

This position will coordinate all evening newscast and show production responsibilities within the News department.  The evening production supervisor will also have directing and coding responsibilities.

PURPOSE/REASON FOR THE POSITION:

  • Manage evening production team, be a point of contact for production employees
  • Produce and manage a schedule for employees; Approve timecards, vacation requests, and sick time
  • Complete comprehensive yearly performance evaluations for your team
  • Recruit, hire, teach and train new employees
  • Work with news managers, and producers to put together high quality, fast-paced newscasts.
  • Direct various live and taped broadcasts and productions. 
  • Responsible for quality control of the technical side of the final product being developed.
  • Help develop a strategy to creatively get the most out of our new newscast set

PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONS ESSENTIAL TO THE JOB:

·         Physically and verbally direct live broadcasts

·         Management and Leadership skills

·         Adjust to breaking news or changing circumstances

·         Direct or oversee special programming and/or projects

·         Work as a liaison between news department, creative services department and production department

·         Perform other technical duties as needed. 

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

·         Four-year degree in communication

·         Three years’ experience directing in a television or production facility

·         Knowledge of state-of-the-art equipment and techniques used in producing and directing live and taped broadcasts

·         Prior leadership or management skills helpful

·         Valid driver’s license is required.

Additional Job Description

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Production personnel that are involved with a broadcast production.

Salary Range: $60K-$75K depending on experience

 

To Apply: Please visit the Work for Us page at KDVR.com: https://kdvr.com/contact/jobs-at-fox31-denver-kwgn or at the Nexstar Website at:https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar to complete the application process. To be considered for this job you must apply online. No Calls

**** EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED****

KDVR/KWGN is an equal opportunity employer that seeks diversity in our workforce. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

KDVR.KWGN values the contribution of its employees. We recognize their efforts by offering a competitive compensation plan and an array of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(K), and more. We are committed to a drug and alcohol-free workplace. Any job offer is conditional upon satisfactorily completing a background and DMV check

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