Buck Owens Production Co., Inc. is looking for a News Director for our stations including KUZZ AM/FM in Bakersfield, CA.
* Be a self-starter, willing and able to learn our community, find the stories and flourish independently;
*Manage the employees and operation of the News Department
*Have excellent writing skills for broadcast and web;
*Have the voice and vocal technique to deliver stories effectively on-air;
*Have strong interviewing skills;
*Have a good working knowledge of audio production software (Adobe Audition preferred);
*Be computer savvy, with experience uploading stories to websites (WordPress preferred), and using social media;
*Be eager to develop long-term relationships with local officials;
*Be trustworthy, ethical, a team player, and a good neighbor.
**Experience with NexGen and NewsBoss is a plus.
We are a locally owned company committed to providing relevant, up-to-date information on our music stations with daily morning and afternoon newscasts.
Interested and qualified candidates can send sample newscasts and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Buck Owens Production Co., Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages all qualified individuals from diverse background to apply