Position:Executive News Director
Posting Date: October 25, 2012

Minimum Qualifications:

  • * Bachelor's in broadcast communications or related field (master's preferred)
  • * 5 yrs experience as broadcast news director/manager in a mid-to-major size market
  • * Proven leadership skills, interacting with and managing a larger/diverse news staff
  • * Excellent oral/written communication skills, strong organization abilities to meet daily deadlines
  • * Ability to make quick and sound judgment for on-air programming
  • * Adept at negotiating/managing budgets and contracts


  • Responsible for the content of all WVEC's TV news programs and activities
  • Direct planning/implementation of short/long term department goals, projects, and budgeting
  • Responsible for news policy formulation and adherence by staff members
  • Consult with news managers, producers, and other staff to execute news gathering/broadcast strategy
  • Represent WVEC in local/national news matters, attend professional seminars and events

To apply by mail:
613 Woodis Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23510
ATTN: Human Resources


WVEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of this station not to discriminate in its employment and personnel practices because of the person's age, race, color, creed, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, or any other protected classes. Discriminatory practices are specifically prohibited by Belo and the Federal Communications Commission.

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