FoxNew York, NY
Full Time Job
FOX 5/WNYW seeks a DGA Director for our news programs. Candidate must be able to direct high content, fast paced local newscast; coordinate technical requirements of newscast with News and Production departments to ensure a clean broadcast; assist News Producers as necessary with all technical aspects of the newscast; additional duties include directing specials and other programming as assigned by the Production department.
Candidate must be able to have both manual and ELC directing/coding experience; individual must have at least 5 years major market directing experience at a commercial broadcast station or production facility in the above capacity, with an emphasis on News; ability to work well as a team player in a pressure filled environment; must be able to work flexible hours/weekends/nights/early mornings/holidays.
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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANYFox TV Stations
Fox Television Stations is one of the nation's largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 29 stations in 18 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Seattle.