This position requires planning, coordinating and monitoring all television news programs to maintain a quality on-air look.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other news related duties may be assigned.
•Must be able to produce stories for a television broadcast, television website, and mobile site.
•Must be able to shoot, write and edit stories for a television broadcast, and execute a love shot as well as occasional anchoring.
•Must be able to work well under strict deadlines, and under pressure.
•Must be able to generate story ideas and contacts.
•Applicant must be highly motivated with excellent skills in news and sports production and presentation.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Assistant News Director
715 South Jefferson Street
Jackson, MS 39201