• Assistant News Director

    Location US-UT-Salt Lake City
    Posted Date 1 month ago(12/24/2018 1:21 PM)
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  • Overview

    KSTU-TV, the Tribune-owned Fox affiliate in beautiful Salt Lake City, Utah has an immediate opening for Assistant News Director.


    The ideal candidate will have a proven track record as a newscast producer and executive producer, impeccable news judgement, the ability to remain “cool under heat,” an unrelenting drive to win breaking news and weather coverage on all platforms, and the ability to mentor.


    As Assistant News Director, you will work closely with other news managers and staff to produce compelling newscasts and high-quality journalism for digital and social media platforms.


    Fox 13 produces 54.5 hours of news a week and is the market leader in Adults 24-54 and social media reach.


    • Must have an undergraduate or graduate degree in journalism/communications, a related field, or equivalent work experience. 
    • Previous news management experience as a news director, assistant news director, executive news producer, managing editor or technical manager preferred. Other related experiences in journalism and newsroom management will also be considered.
    • Must demonstrate a track record at guiding a successful news operation.

    Please apply online at www.tribunemediacareers.com and enter job #2018-48734 in the keyword search.


    KSTU is an Equal Opportunity Employer


    Due to the volume of applications received we will not be able to verify receipt of your resume or applications. A KSTU-FOX 13 representative will contact you for a phone or in-person interview, should your application be selected.




    Company Info

    Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching approximately 50 million households, national entertainment cable network WGN America, whose reach is more than 77 million households, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 54 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM, the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV, and Covers Media Group, an unrivaled source of online sports betting information. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel.

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