Assistant News Director - FOX 29 News Philadelphia | WTXF-TV

Assistant News Director

FOX 29 FOX 29
Execute the strategic mission for the News organization while ensuring the highest levels of journalistic, legal, production and promotional standards are maintained. Manage day-to-day coverage, big story and breaking news on-air. Oversee news promotional strategy, script writing and identifies future promotional opportunities. Must be present at all editorial meetings and conduct post-mortems for daily newscasts and insure follow through. Responsible for news staff development, quality and training. Develop and manage ongoing staff recruitment in all news areas. Involved with aspects of news content for station's web site and other new media outlets.

Minimum five years broadcast television news leadership experience. Preferred experience in a top 20 market. Broadcast or related college degree preferred. Ability to show track record of successfully motivating & directing a team of News professionals. Must have comprehensive management skills, strong organizational skills, and the ability to work effectively on multiple projects simultaneously. Effective working knowledge of a technical television news operation. Leadership track record in project management. Ability to interact productively & positively with employees & management. Solid communication, people and relationship-building skills. Equally adept with both on air and online news management. Able to stay abreast of and involved in the latest advancements in broadcast, new media and technical news operations.

For consideration, applicants should forward resume and non-returnable tape (if applicable) to:

FOX HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT
330 MARKET STREET, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19106
FAX: (215) 982-5498

Resumes can also be e-mailed to Fox29.Hr@foxtv.com.

Please state job title and FOX Opportunities in your cover letter.

FOX PHILADELPHIA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER (EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled). NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Click here to print out our employment application

Posted on June 25, 2014
  • Work For UsWork For UsMore>>

  • Sales Assistant (Full-Time)

    Sales Assistant (Full-Time)

    FOX 29FOX 29

    Local sales assistant supporting General Sales Manager, Local Sales Manager, National Sales Manager, Web/Marketing Manager and Local Account Executives with administrative duties.

    Local sales assistant supporting General Sales Manager, Local Sales Manager, National Sales Manager, Web/Marketing Manager and Local Account Executives with administrative duties.

  • Traffic Coordinator

    Traffic Coordinator

    FOX 29FOX 29

    Responsible for obtaining copy instructions from advertising agencies. Individual will coordinate and input all incoming Local and National commercial materials into our traffic system Wide Orbit to ensure accuracy of commercials.

    Responsible for obtaining copy instructions from advertising agencies. Individual will coordinate and input all incoming Local and National commercial materials into our traffic system Wide Orbit to ensure accuracy of commercials.


  • Assistant News Director

    Assistant News Director

    FOX 29FOX 29

    Execute the strategic mission for the News organization while ensuring the highest levels of journalistic, legal, production and promotional standards are maintained. Manage day-to-day coverage, big story and breaking news on-air. Oversee news promotional strategy, script writing and identifies future promotional opportunities.

    Execute the strategic mission for the News organization while ensuring the highest levels of journalistic, legal, production and promotional standards are maintained. Manage day-to-day coverage, big story and breaking news on-air. Oversee news promotional strategy, script writing and identifies future promotional opportunities.

Powered by WorldNow

WTXF-TV
330 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106-2796

Phone: (215) 925-2929
Fax: (215) 982-5494

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices