Website KRDO-TV Channel 13
Date: May 13, 2019
Location: Colorado Springs, CO.
Position: TV News Director
Req # 19-114
KRDO, NewsChannel 13, in beautiful Colorado Springs, Colorado, located on the Front Range of the Colorado Rockies, is looking for a News Director.
The News Director is responsible for the overall supervision and development of the News Department staff, providing direction in story selection, story-telling and coverage. We are looking for someone with the proven ability to manage, coach, critique and motivate the news team to make our news programs the best and first choice for local news, information, weather and sports in our market. Experience with brand building, applying news research and managing the station’s news website is also required.
The successful candidate will lead, manage, hire, train, supervise and motivate News department personnel. They should be experienced in preparing operating budgets and be prepared to be involved in News department capital planning. Any candidate must have excellent news judgment, be thoroughly versed in digital and social media have a passion for breaking news and weather with strong organizational and leadership skills.
Listening and relating to the staff is an important component we are looking for. We have a wide variety of experience levels here so teaching, training and nurturing are required.
Applicants must have a 4 year degree in Journalism, Broadcasting or related field, previous experience as a newsroom supervisor, excellent time management skills, effective communication skills, an ability to work in a high stress, fast paced environment with multiple daily deadlines, good organizational skills, and excellent news judgment.
To be considered, you must apply through our website:
KRDO.com and go to “About Us” tab and select “KRDOJobs” then select the position.
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Successful, candidate must pass a background check and drug test.
News Channel 13 is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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