Job title: Assignment Editor/Newscast Producer
Description: WKTV NewsChannel 2, the dominant #1 rated NBC, CBS, and CW affiliate in Utica, New York, is in search of a full-time assignment editor and newscast producer. The position oversees our newsroom assignment desk as well as produces our 6:00 p.m. newscast Monday-Friday. The successful candidate will be a leader in the newsroom and intricately involved in day-to-day editorial decision-making.
Skill requirements: Must be proficient in broadcast writing, newscast production, and shooting and editing video. Must be social media savvy and skilled in writing for online publication. Must have excellent organizational skills and news judgment. Must be available to work odd hours, including nights, weekend, and holidays. Must be able to supervise an experienced team of anchors, reporters, and photojournalists. Must have a college degree in journalism or communications, or equivalent professional experience. Must have a clean driving record and pass a drug test.
WKTV is an equal opportunity employer.
Position opens: Immediately
Search closes: When a suitable candidate is found
Hours: Full-time (40 hours per week)
Supervisor: News Director Qualifications: College degree required
Email resume to: Jeremy Ryan, News Director, WKTV NewsChannel 2 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Email only - Phone calls will not be accepted.
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