Website WTHR Channel 13
Indiana's News Leader
WTHR is more than a television station. We hold an unwavering commitment to engage with neighbors throughout Central Indiana and tell their stories in a way that empowers, protects, enlightens and brings context. Every day we do this with integrity, honesty, and a keen focus on reflecting the spirit of our community.
As WTHR operates 24-hours a day to bring home timely, accurate and relatable news and information, we also are committed to the investment in the latest tools and technologies to be available anywhere and at any time. This “multiplatform” thinking allows our customers to be connected to home, wherever they may live.
Because of this mission, WTHR is among the most-honored stations in the country. From breaking news, severe weather coverage to investigative stories, our newscasts are recognized with some of the most prestigious and coveted awards in broadcast journalism. Founded in 1957, WTHR-TV is part of the Dispatch Broadcast Group, based in Columbus, Ohio. In addition to WTHR, The Dispatch Broadcast Group includes WBNS-TV and WBNS AM/FM.
WTHR-TV is seeking a news director to lead this extraordinary team. We are a nationally recognized, award-winning, locally owned and dominant station seeking a dynamic visionary leader. The News Director will oversee a large news operation that is focused on enterprise and investigative reporting, creative storytelling, and compelling content. Must truly know how to produce compelling and distinctive content on all multi-media platforms. Must have proven skill set to maximize content and customer loyalty on digital and social media platforms. Must demonstrate a passion for the product with strong oversight and consistent communication and feedback. Quality drives our success and we’re eager to have a leader join us and lead us on this quest. Looking for long term players who love the quality of the Midwest and who would be proud to call Indiana home. Minimum 7 years’ experience in news management and proven track record of major story coverage and ratings success.
Please include your news philosophy along with your resume and cover letter when applying online.
To apply for this job please visit usr55.dayforcehcm.com.