Based in the brand new NH1 Media Center in Concord, NH1 is hiring an experienced television newscast director. This individual will be responsible for directing live news broadcasts on television and digital platforms. The Director must understand and appreciate high- end production value and be a team leader. The individual will be directing broadcasts from an HD control room and studio. The Director will report to the News Director of NH1 News.
Directs fast paced and graphics heavy newscasts using state of the art systems and equipment.
Responsible for overseeing desired on-air look of news broadcasts.
Supervises studio personnel and technical staff assigned to control room.
Works directly with news team in the preparation and execution of news broadcasts.
Will direct scheduled newscasts as well as breaking news and special reports as directed by news management.
Will direct on location live field broadcasts for on-air and digital.
Performs additional operational duties such as running studio cameras, audio, character generator, graphics system, and others as directed by News Director.
Work with all departments including but not limited to Sales and Engineering on various assigned projects.
Edit video for broadcast.
Minimum of 2-3 years experience of directing newscasts.
Previous experience using automated newscast production system.
Ability to work under pressure and multi-task.
Strong work ethic and positive attitude.
Bachelor’s degree preferred, but consideration given to vocational technical training or an Associate’s degree.
Working knowledge of and hands on experience with all control room and studio positions.
Please send resume, salary history and relevant work samples to tvjobs@NH1.com. Include “Director” in the subject line.
NH1 and Binnie Media are Equal Opportunity Employers.