Creative Services Director

WIAT 42 News/Birmingham, AL (LIN Media) is seeking an innovative Creative Services Director to help grow audience and the brand of its station and digital properties.  Ideal candidate will eat, breathe and sleep local news and have a drive to dominate in a highly competitive market!

You should have outstanding leadership and strategic planning skills, as well as an understanding of demographics, audience flow and brand consistency.  Must be a highly creative writer and well skilled in all aspects of non-linear editing, with excellent conceptual, and production skills.  Must have people skills, strong work ethic, and the ability to manage multiple tasks and meet tight deadlines effectively.  This position is responsible for supervising all aspects of station promotion, community affairs and commercial production support of the sales department.

3-5 years promotion management experience at a broadcast news station is preferred.

Pre-employment background check.

Please send cover letter, resume, and DVD reel to:

WIAT-TV, 2075 Golden Crest Drive Birmingham or email to hr@wiat.com.  No phone calls please.

LIN Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.