News Director

WPSD Local 6, the family owned, NBC affiliate in Paducah, Kentucky (82 DMA), is looking for a dynamic individual to lead its news department. The ideal candidate for this job should have the skills, passion, vision, and drive to take us to the highest level of performance. Candidates should possess strong writing, producing, management, and leadership skills. Must be creative, innovative, have an extremely hands-on management style, and be able to create and execute a winning strategy across broadcast, digital, social and OTT platforms. Should be knowledgeable about FCC rules and civil laws pertaining to news broadcasting and employment and labor regulations. Should work well under pressure and have the ability to train and motivate staff members in a positive way to advance their skills and bring out the very best in each of them. Most of all, you must be a fierce competitor who plays to win – every day! Three years of news management experience and a college degree is preferred. Computer skills are required. EOE, M/F/D/V, Drug Screen and Background Check required. Email resume and video links to: Bill Evans, General Manager, WPSD Local 6 at