Assignment Editor job Buffalo New York
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Assignment Editor Job



Employer Name: WIVB/WNLO SpiderID: 8595744
Location: Buffalo, New York Date Posted: 4/25/2019
Wage: Category: Television/Radio
Job Code: 2019-5038
Number Of Openings: 1

Job Description:

The Assignments Editor answers incoming news calls and assigns daily news stories according to the news personnel available.
• Tracks stories from all sources including government agencies, wire services and community groups
• Dispatches photographers, reporters and other personnel to cover stories
• Coordinates logistics for news personnel
• Participates in daily story meetings and supplies a comprehensive list of all possible news stories and works with the News Director to develop plans for all broadcasts
• Assists in development, planning and follow-up of all news stories
• Edits video clips as assigned
• Writes stories for the web and other eMedia platforms
• Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites
• Performs other duties as assigned


Job Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
• Fluency in English
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
• Minimum two years’ experience in news operations
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
• Flexibility to work any shift


Job Criteria:
Start Date: Immediate Opening
Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Years of Experience Required: 2
Education Required: Bachelors
Overnight Travel: None
Vacation Time: Less Than 2 weeks / year


Job Benefits:
Health/Dental Benefits, Retirement Benefits, Paid Holidays, Vacations, and Sick Leave, Life and/or Disability Insurance, Relocation Assistance

Company Profile:

WIVB News 4 and CW 23 serve Western New York with the region’s best local news, the area’s most dependable forecast, and up-to-the -minute Breaking News coverage. Our team is “always on,” giving western New York the latest news, on air, on WIVB.com and with the News 4 app. With ten hours of local news each weekday, News 4 surpasses all other Buffalo TV stations in its commitment to live news. Each month WIVB.com, News 4 reaches over three-quarters of a million unique users.


Contact Information:
Contact Name: careers@wivb.com Company Type: Employer
Company: WIVB/WNLO
City: Buffalo
State: New York
Zip: 14207
Web Site: http://www.wivb.com

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