Promoting and Advocating for the Broadcasters of Nevada, While Serving the Public

Nevada Broadcasters Association
Category:
Promotions
Position/Title:
Director III, Creative Services
Details:

With 199 television stations (including partner stations) in 116 markets, Nexstar Media Group, Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. But we are more than that. We’re also a technology company. Along with a broad range of broadcast opportunities, Nexstar staffs a growing and diversified digital media operation encompassing content management and mobile platforms, content marketing, targeted advertising products and strategic digital design and advertising operations. From newsroom to sales to operations to digital technology, joining Nexstar Nation offers unlimited opportunities for your career endeavors. Learn more at www.nexstar.tv

 

Do you want to be part of a transformational team with the legacy news station in Las Vegas, Nevada?  We are looking for a Creative Services Director to develop and lead the overall marketing and promotional strategy for KLAS TV- “8 News Now” the LIVE, LOCAL, NOW CBS affiliate for Southern Nevada, 8 News Now.com & MysteryWire.com.   Experience with project management, creative script writing, field and studio production, lighting and non-linear editing experience is a must.  For consideration, you must provide an online link to your recent video production work samples.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
10/6/2021
Closing Date:
11/6/2021
City:
Las Vegas – 89109
State:
Nevada
URL:
http://www.8newsnow.com/
Experience:

  • Provides leadership for the creative services team, which includes promotions/commercial production team
  • Makes decisions regarding hiring, evaluation, training, promotion and termination of employees
  • Develops and executes promotions strategies to enhance station image and branding    
  • Manages and leads the department to create new and profitable events
  • Works collaboratively with sales, clients and promotions team to develop creative messaging that delivers results
  • Prepares budgets and approves budget expenditures
  • Creatively writes, shoots, and edits content to tell compelling stories
  • Manages video equipment and software needs
  • Shoots ad scripts both short and long form spots from concept to completion
  • Performs other duties, as directed by management

 

Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Minimum 3 – 5 years commercial production experience, preferably at a local television station or advertising agency and a college degree in video production, marketing, or related field preferred
  • Experience establishing long-range objectives and specifying the strategies and actions to achieve them
  • Advanced knowledge of the post-production process, including media management and encoding video to various formats
  • Knowledge of High-definition (HD) cameras and videography, motion graphics and proper lighting techniques
  • Software skills required include Adobe CC Suite production package including Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop, Audition and Media Encoder
  • Meet all deadlines, fulfill scheduling commitments, and consistently achieve quick turnarounds in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment
  • Organize and archive all completed commercial productions and assets
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with a good driving record.

Physical Demands & Work Environment:
The Creative Services Director must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.  In addition, the Creative Services Director must be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls.  Repetitive movements are required.  Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.  EEO Statement:  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities / Women / Veterans / Disabled

Contact:
Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar
Apply Online URL:
https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar
Job Req #:
12989
***** EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED *****
Station/Company

KLAS

Post Date: October 8, 2021
Closing Date: November 6, 2021