News Assignment Editor

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WKRC is seeking a bold, energetic, and creative Full-time Assignment Desk Editor.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:


• Gathering news affecting the community


• Preparing story items for presentation in the newscasts


• Assisting in the efficient operation of the assignment desk


Required skills and qualifications include, but are not limited to:


• 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


A Bachelor's degree with a major in journalism is also preferred. This position is full-time and will require working a flexible schedule that includes nights and holidays.


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


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