CBS42 is looking for an energetic, driven person who can motivate, empower, unite, and build winning news teams. The ideal candidate must be a champion of change, possess good leadership skills, people skills, and be effective at managing on-air talent. We are searching for a strategic thinker with a keen understanding of developing and implementing measurable strategies for audience growth on all platforms. Must know how to build teams that own breaking news/severe weather coverage and have a proven track record of running successful news organizations. Most of all, the News Director must be a tough competitor who is passionate about winning.
Applicant must have at least five years experience as multi-platform news manager in a metered market. College degree in journalism or communications preferred.
Pre-employment background check.
Please send cover letter, resume, and DVD reel to:
WIAT-TV –, 2075 Golden Crest Drive Birmingham or email to email@example.com. No phone calls please. LIN Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.