Freelance Director

Responsibilities:

  • Plans and directs live and live-to-tape news programs and special events  
  • Works closely with producers to grow and develop show concepts

 
Requirements:

  • 3+ years experience directing live television news & specials
  • Strong ability to work in a fast paced, breaking news control room environment
  • Good attitude - able to work well with producers, talent, and technical staff
  • A person who understands when to take risks in a live control room
  • Must have good instincts, creative ideas, and strong visual ability
  • Good leadership skills
  • Exceptional ability to stay calm under intense and constant pressure
  • Strong Analytical and technical skills
  • Thrives in a highly competitive environment and wants to always win!!
  • A serious candidate would be a “news-junkie” with a solid knowledge of current events and the news of the day.
  • Technical Directing skills a plus, but not required
  • Evening and weekend work required

 
*Demo Reel Should Be Available Upon Request*

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