Part Time Job

Administrative Assistant, News


East Providence, RI 08-20-2021
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  • Paid
  • Part Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
PT Administrative Assistant, News

The News Administrative Assistant will assist the news department with administrative support, scheduling, and ''customer / viewer'' service.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
• Provide administrative support involving efficient handling of confidential information
• Interact with viewers / guests via phone, email or in-person
• Assist with employee scheduling and intern coordination, working closely with newsroom management
• Order and track newsroom supplies
• Prepare agreements, reports, presentations
• Support station or news projects through coordination; other duties as assigned
• Maintain an efficient work environment
• Coordinate meetings
• Support news programs by greeting guests, running teleprompter as needed

Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
• PowerPoint skills and intermediate level Excel and Word skills.
• Ability to work with entire news team
• Must be able to multitask in a fast-paced environment
• Relevant training in customer service

Education/Experience: High school Diploma or GED, plus (2) two years of administrative experience.

Training/Equipment: MS Office including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Work Environment/Mental/Physical Requirements:

High stress environment with deadline pressures

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rn8863-34-239-160-86-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.