WOIO Assignment Editor/Web Producer
Responsible for helping to identify key stories and coverage options. Monitor news wires/police radios, online news sources, maintain phone lists of sources, keep files/records of upcoming news events. Assist broadcast producers in writing/preparing news broadcasts. Assist digital producers in writing stories for our digital and social platforms. Generate & provide story ideas; research as necessary. Direct videographers and/or reporters to gather/produce the news.
Strong verbal/written communication skills and knowledge of AP style required. College degree in journalism preferred. Ability to work well under pressure and well with a diverse group of people. Must be able to handle a large number of variables, including short deadlines. Other duties as assigned by news management.
Qualified applicants, apply on-line and attach resume and link to your work. Pre-employment drug screen required. ** No Phone Calls ** EOE-M/F/D/V