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Newscast Director/Stage Manager


  • Directs the newscast and reports to the news department or the engineering department.
  • Works closely with show producers and technical staff to achieve the common editorial vision.
  • Programs and operates robotic cameras, as well as the equipment used to produce graphics and high-quality video and audio for both on-air and digital products.
  • Works on specific newscasts or on an as-needed basis for live, prerecorded, breaking news or special events.


  • Knowledgeable about the automated side of news production and editing software.

Experience Level

  • A bachelor's degree in communications or journalism.
  • Previous experience in news production and/or live television.