What does the News Director do?
The News Director is responsible for overseeing all news programming, including ICTV’s primary news program, Newswatch 16.
- Appoint a technical coordinator to handle the technical aspects of all Newswatch 16 productions, including the coordination of technical crew
- Appoint assistant producers, reporters, and anchors for Newswatch 16
- Produce and direct content for the show ensuring that the show show follows best professional practices
- Lead critiques of the show after each broadcast
- Manage equipment reservations through the ICTV Checkout Center for news-based shows
- Serve as member of the ICTV executive staff: participate in meetings, discussions, duties, and decisions of the executive staff