Part Time Job

Weekend Assignment Editor / Associate Producer

Sinclair Broadcast Group

El Paso, TX 06-28-2022
  • Paid
  • Part Time
Job Description
Weekend Assignment Editor/Associate Producer (PT)

KFOX14/CBS4 is seeking a detail oriented, aggressive, energetic, and creative part-time Weekend Assignment Editor/Associate Producer!

Skills and Experience:
• Assign and track news crews
• Identify and develop daily content
• Write and post content to station website and social media sites
• Compelling and accurate writing for newscasts
• Listen to scanners and react to breaking news, make beat checks, monitor web sites and social media, react to developing news
• Develop and maintain contacts and sources to enterprise story ideas
• Listen for and respond to breaking news
• Assisting in the efficient operations of the assignment desk

Requirements and Qualifications:
• Commitment to journalistic standards of ethics and accuracy
• Ability to communicate effectively
• Basic computer knowledge/word processing skills
• General knowledge and interest in local, national and world news
• Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
• Proficiency with Facebook, Twitter and emerging social media platforms
• Bachelor's degree with a major in journalism is also preferred

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d82vvq-3-238-199-4-42 in your application.