CBS Corporation Freelance ELC Director in San Francisco, California
Freelance ELC Director
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations
JOB TYPE: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance
JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time
JOB LOCATION: San Francisco, CA
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).
Candidate must collaborate with show producers and technicians to consistently execute technically clean broadcasts.
Director will provide leadership in the planning and execution of all productions.
Supervise production to foster positive work environment.
Analyze and evaluate situations in order to avoid potential problems.
Ensure that all production deadlines are consistently met.
Ability to bring a fresh, creative focus to all facets of the production process.
Coordinate a variety of technical, editorial, and design elements to enhance broadcasts.
Other duties as assigned.
Proven leadership skills.
Strong production background.
Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to thrive under deadline pressure and breaking news situations.
Attention to detail and time management.
Meticulous organizational and multi-tasking skills.
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
College degree or equivalent.
Minimum 5 years of successful directing experience in a top 20 market.
Knowledge and experience with Sony’s ELC automation system.
- Must be able to perform a variety of tasks that may require sitting or standing for extended periods, reaching, bending, light lifting and carrying.
Hours: TBA Workdays: TBA
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled