WEEK seeking News Director
Your next management career opportunity in the exciting world of journalism is here. Quincy Media is looking for its next news director at our dual affiliate operation in Peoria, Illinois. You get to lead a newsroom loaded with talent at WEEK, the dominant NBC affiliate, and Heart Of Illinois ABC, the fastest growing news in the market.
We need a strong leader with at least five years of experience. We need a great storyteller and someone who lives to make the team around them even stronger. You must be passionate about journalism. You must be a catalyst and a leader in our digital and social efforts and set the tone every day in the newsroom.
WEEK is part of Quincy Media. Positions are available across the company for candidates with all levels of experience and the advancement opportunities you’re looking for.
Over the last two years, we have remodeled the entire building and built all new HD facilities for both the NBC and ABC side including separate studios, separate state-of-the-art news sets, and control rooms for each station to provide uniquely branded award-winning local news across two major affiliate platforms.
The news director will report to our experienced General Manager and have the chance to work closely with other department heads to help both affiliates reach the next level of success.
Send your link, cover letter, resume and references to:
2907 Springfield Road
East Peoria, IL 61611