KTXS/KTXE/CWAbilene/MeTVAbilene & KTXS.COM (Bonten Media Group-Texas) is an equal opportunity employer. In compliance with federal, state, and local equal employment laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions with Bonten Media without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, marital or veteran status.

ASSISTANT NEWS DIRECTOR (click here to apply online)

KTXS, serving the Abilene-Sweetwater DMA, seeks an ASSISTANT NEWS DIRECTOR to join the leading news station in Abilene, Texas.

The ideal candidate is an excellent writer and producer, has exemplary management and supervisory skills and exhibits a passion to cover local television news with a record of doing so with credibility and integrity.

The Assistant News Director works closely with the news staff, guides reporters in the development of their stories, manages the assignment desk, proof-reads scripts, and provides content support on all of our digital platforms.

The Assistant News Director is also a brand manager and assists the News Director in building our annual strategic plan.

A college degree in journalism or related field and at least 5 years of experience at a broadcast TV station is required. Previous management experience preferred.

Please email a cover letter and resume to KTXS News Director Jamie Burch at

No phone calls please.