NBC Universal Assignment Desk Manager - KXAS & KXTX in Dallas - Fort Worth, Texas

Job Number 45220BR

Job Title Assignment Desk Manager - KXAS & KXTX

Business Segment Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

Sub-Business NBCUOTS - KXAS

Posting Category TV Content & Production

About Us At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

Country United States

State Texas

City Dallas - Fort Worth

Responsibilities

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related broadcast field or equivalent experience

Minimum 5 years of experience in newsgathering, news production and/or news operations

Minimum 3 years newsroom management and leadership experience of functions and personnel

Additional Job Requirements

  • External applicants must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered (Note- job #).

  • Must be willing to work at the station location south of DFW airport

  • Must be 18 years or greater

  • Must have a valid driver’s license

  • Must have the ability to work any of a 24 x 7 shift

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

  • Must accept Solutions as NBCUniversal’s Alternative Dispute Resolution program

Desired Characteristics

Desired Qualifications

  • Bilingual English and Spanish preferred

  • Previous experience in both general and Hispanic market preferred

  • Demonstrate strong management, leadership, communication, collaborative and customer service (internal and external) skills, and a passion for self-development

  • Proactive, flexible, adaptable, energetic, organized, and detaile oriented

  • Proven ability to multi-task and problem solve in a high-energy, fast-paced and constantly transforming environment

  • Proven ability to take a results-oriented approach to work and leverage resources for competitive advantage

  • Demonstrate a highly developed skill as a critical thinker to work with other managers and staff to spot reporting holes, bias, and other issues

  • Possess an understanding of the technologies used in the newsroom including iNews, Stratus, News Ticker, and various digital search tools

  • Proven ability to use time effectively, efficiently, and productively, and meet deadlines

Notices

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.