Full Time Job
KTRK-TV, the ABC/Disney owned television station located in Houston, TX is searching for an innovative NEWS DIRECTOR to manage a top rated news brand and provide strategic direction for daily news coverage on every platform.
The ideal candidate has a proven track record as a manager in a medium to large market with a demonstrated ability to grow the news product and brand.
Must be knowledgeable in all aspects of today's news operations including interactive, 24/7 news and digital applications. Candidate will be able to create a clear vision and strategy with a focus on continued growth.
An ability to foster an environment of creativity and teamwork while effectively setting goals and executing plans in accordance with station goals is essential. Additionally, this individual will work closely with other departments to further multi-platform opportunities.
Equal Opportunity Employer –Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
About Media Networks:
The Media Networks segment includes cable and broadcast television networks, television production and distribution operations, publishing, domestic television stations, digital businesses and radio networks and stations.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney's stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with KTRK Television, Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Media Networks.
KTRK Television, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.