News Director

ABC affiliate (WTEN) in Albany, NY has an immediate need for a News Director.  WTEN also operates a JS&S agreement with WXXA (FOX).  Responsibilities include managing a news operation that provides news product to both WTEN and WXXA.  Ideal candidate will possess strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills along with a passion for multi-platform news distribution.  Knowledge of branding and marketing is essential.  Must be able to create and maintain a positive, focused, and competitive culture within the News Department.  Work ethic and in-depth knowledge of news coverage will be closely examined.

Experience requirements are minimally an assistant news director.  Education requirements are minimally a four year degree in Journalism, Communication, or closely related field.

Qualified candidates should apply online at or email resume and cover letter to   Drug screen and background check required. Young Broadcasting of Albany is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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