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Editor, Assignment

Job Description
  • Experience working as a newsroom assignment editor.
  • Strong organizational skill.
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced deadline-driven environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays.
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
  • Assign story coverage to photographers and reporters.
  • Communicate story developments to producers, field crews and managers.
  • Order and coordinate satellite time. Coordinate incoming/outgoing video feeds.
  • Monitor scanners, websites, email and social media for breaking news.
  • Write and post stories to wnep.com and all digital platforms.  
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required.
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