Date of Opening:
2013-09-24

Date Posting Expires:
2013-10-12

Company:
PNS - KSAT-TV 12

FT/PT:
Full Time

Location of Position:
1408 North St. Mary's
San Antonio, Texas

General Position Description:

Responsibilities:
KSAT-TV seeks a strategic thinking, innovative and assertive news director. The successful candidate will lead, manage/hire/ train/supervise/motivate news department personnel, prepare operating and capital budgets and negotiate talent contracts. Must have excellent news judgment and a passion for coverage of breaking news, and strong organizational, leadership and visionary skills. Required is a proven track record of growing audience through content and marketing; converting audience research into actionable and measurable results; and monitoring the newscast for accurate editorial content while keeping the brand vision on track.

NOTE: All of the essential functions of this position are not necessarily described in this posting.

Qualifications:
Qualifications include five years news department managerial experience in a top 50-television market; strong journalist with proven management skills; and thorough knowledge of national and international news issues demonstrating sound news judgment. Degree in communications/journalism preferred.

Comments:

EOE/DRUG-FREE

Contact Information:

Name or Department:
Phil Lane

Address:
1408 North St. Mary's
San Antonio, Texas 78215

Email:
plane@ksat.com

Telephone:
210-351-1200