Manage the editorial content, staff for assigned newscasts and web site and social media platforms. Supervises the activities of the weekend news staff according to company policy and guidelines.
This person must work independently, effectively and with minimal oversight from management to communicate goals and assignment to newscast team.
Exercise discretion. Supervise the activities of the weekend news staff. Work independently, effectively and with minimal oversight from management to communicate goals and assignments to newscast team.
Help team member’s process and prioritize information clearly and accurately in a stressful, fast-paced, and distracting environment that includes deadline pressures and breaking news.
Oversee planning of content for all weekend newscasts to include logistical planning for weekend news coverage and events as well as secure guests and experts for news segments where appropriate.
Assume leadership role in the newsroom; serve as a gatekeeper through story selection and copy-editing; have active and informed participation in news planning and development.
Exercise discretion, judgement and solid journalistic/ethical decision making by selecting, creating and producing stories/newscasts that are clear, meaningful, accurate, fair and creative.
Coach news producers to ensure newscasts in terms of writing, visualization and impact.
Give instruction in best writing and production techniques. Think creatively to help producers find imaginative ways to communicate information within newscasts.
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