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Mel Wheeler Inc. Job Bank Posting

Employment Type:
Full Time
Roanoke, VA
Job Position Title:
WFIR News Director
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Job Description:
WFIR Radio in Roanoke, Virginia is looking for the next person to lead our award-winning newsroom. This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity for the right person to oversee and develop the following: • A four-hour morning newscast • Daily newscasts on WFIR and, with separate content, WLNI Radio in Lynchburg • Morning content for our co-owned, market-leading music stations • Local content for our co-owned sports station • Content for our web sites The ideal candidate possesses qualities that include: • Significant broadcast news experience • Exhibit strong writing skills and news judgment • Be fluent in both broadcast audio and internet news software • Ability to lead and motivate a productive multi-person news staff • Mentor newsroom staff; develop reporting and presentation skills You will work for a locally-owned broadcast company that still values the importance of local news to serving its community. Please send cover letter, resume and work samples to: Cheryl Skinner, HR Director 3934 Electric Road Roanoke, VA. 24018 Email:
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