Assignment Editor Trainee
WKMG-TV posts full-time, temp position
WKMG-TV, the Graham Media Group-owned CBS Affiliate in Orlando is looking for a News Assignment Editor Trainee.
Concentrate on the assignment desk with exposure to digital writing, reporting and line producing
Respond quickly and efficiently to breaking news.
Set up news stories, dispatch crews.
Assist with planning daily and long term coverage.
Monitor websites and social media sources.
Communicate editorial and operation needs to crews and reporters.
Answer phones, make beat calls, monitor and advance developing stories.
Responsible for posting stories, updating the station website and all social and digital platforms.
Reports to News Director
Ability to demonstrate solid journalistic judgment and skills.
Write news copy.
College degree preferred.
Ability to work in fast paced environment with daily deadlines and changing priorities.
LOCATION OF POSITION:
4466 JOHN YOUNG PARKWAY
ORLANDO, FL 32804