Bonten Media Group has an opening for a knowledgeable, experienced, and goal-oriented News Director to manage news operations across 4 Montana properties and across 2 DMAs: Missoula/Kalispell (KECI) and Butte/Bozeman (KTVM). The position is based out of Missoula, MT. (KECI). The News Director must be capable of handling multiple tasks. The News Director position is primarily responsible for the day-to-day operations of the television newsrooms and websites, budgeting, hiring of newsroom personnel, successful execution of station plans, and maintenance of journalistic and legal standards. In addition, the News Director position is responsible for team-building, motivation, teaching and mentoring diverse newsrooms across our Montana properties.

The News Director must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Organization and time management skills are a must. Position reports directly to VP/General Manager. A minimum of one year News Director experience is highly preferred, however Assistant News Director will be considered.

If you wish to work for a company that rewards excellence and you are a motivated, goal-oriented self-starter, please contact Parker Harms, pharms@keci.com. No phone calls please.Bonten Media Group is an equal opportunity employer.