Studio Director

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CGTN America is looking for a Studio Director. 

Job Description:

CGTN has an opening for an experienced Studio Director who will be responsible for communicating and executing all technical aspects of live production, with all technical staff, including the Producer, Technical Director, Audio Operator, Studio, and Engineering. Positive pro-active attitude and schedule flexibility are necessary for this position.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Directing broadcast newscasts.
  • Provide creative input and will work closely with the newscast producer and production crew.
  • Be responsible for clean technical execution of the overall look of the newscast.

Experience Requirements:

  • 5 years network directing experience.
  • Must also have experience with production switchers, video servers, and audio and studio equipment.
  • Be prepared to work multiple schedules, depending on the need of the coverage and staff.

Qualifications Requirements:

  • Understanding of newsroom systems ENPS and video playback systems.
  • Candidate should be a problem solver and quick thinker, using technical know-how to resolve existing issues and to work around problems that arise during live news.
  • The position requires shift flexibility. Shift may include early mornings and weekend duties.
  • Newscast Director will also be required to post to website as well.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field preferred.



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