Raycom Media's most exciting and cutting edge Television/Digital Media Station – WFXG, The FOX affiliate in beautiful Augusta, Georgia; is seeking News/Content Director.
As News/Content Director you will lead all aspects of News Content Creation on TV, Apps, Internet and Social Media. You will lead a dynamic team of journalists, in one of the world’s most recently constructed broadcast studio and newsroom.
Your responsibilities will include staffing, planning, organizing and leadership of our forward-thinking team. It includes oversight of all aspects of news gathering, program production and digital production for WFXG-TV/Digital Assets and support of other Raycom Media Companies.
In February 2017, WFXG completed construction of an all new newsroom, studio and automated production facility. At that time, we lunched “Expansion Phase I-Morning News” - and began producing 17+ hours of local news weekly. This successfully enhanced our 10pm News Program co-produced with a regional sister station. As News/Content Director you will actively collaborate with station and corporate leadership in the strategy, planning and execution of further TV and Digital news expansion.
You will need to be creative, flexible and be skilled in leadership, coaching and mentoring. You will need strong news judgment and audience behavior knowledge and you will lead and inspire a highly talented news staff to reach beyond established goals.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
The News/Content Director must be able to stand, sit, reach, lift, climb ladders and stairs, be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Must be able to set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds. Must also be able to conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors occasionally in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.
If qualified, applications, cover letters, and resumes can be submitted at: www.Raycommedia.com/Careers Equal Opportunity Employer –M/F/D/V