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Editor, Assignment (NE)

Job Description
WPMT has an opening for a part-time temporary Assignment Editor.   This position requires planning and coordination of news coverage.  Assignment editors make decisions on what stories need to be covered; check phone and email news tips, and check for updates on breaking news and developing stories.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required.
  • Experience working as a newsroom assignment editor.
  • Must possess a valid State Driver’s License (or be able to get one).
  • 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.
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