Raycom Media

  • Assistant News Content Director

    # of Openings
    Employment Status
    Regular Full-Time
  • Job Overview

    WIS-TV, the #1 rated legacy NBC affiliate in Columbia, South Carolina, is seeking a motivated, hands-on Assistant News Content Director to craft daily news coverage and oversee our dynamic, Emmy winning team.  The ideal candidate possesses strong news judgement and a competitive fire to drive audience growth on all platforms.  The candidate must also have strong leadership skills and the ability to generate impactful news content ideas and strategies.  The Assistant News Content Director will work closely with the News Content Director on recruiting, planning, and establishing Newsroom goals. 


    Responsibilities include:

    -Manage staff that produces 34+ hours of local news content a week

    -Review daily newscasts and other content for quality control and provide feedback to news staff

    -Implement and grow station’s brand and image across multiple platforms

    -Work closely with news content staff to create original programming

    -Foster a winning newsroom culture focused on high-level execution of weather and breaking news coverage



    -Bachelor’s Degree in journalism, broadcast media or related field

    -Minimum five years of experience in television news, with at least two years in management preferred

    -High-level understanding of journalistic ethics

    -Ability to adjust and excel while working a flexible schedule

    - Drug screen and MVR check required.


    Qualified applicants, apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume.  No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V


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