Primary Responsibilities include: Conceive and executive breaking news coverage, coordinating reporters and field crews to cover news. Listen to police scanner and having contacts with resources in the community. Communicate with production staff and management on the status of coverage and stories. Establish network of contacts and sources across South Florida. Enterprise story ideas for coverage and interview subjects. Coordinate with assignment manager and planning manager any carry-over of stories from day to day. Monitor electronic and printed sources for news.
Position Title: Assignment Editor - Yoh Part Time
Location: WTVJ - NBC 6 Miami, Miramar/Miami
- Graduate degree or a student currently pursuing an undergraduate degree, preferably in journalism, political science or English.
- Total of 20 hours per week including evenings and/or weekends
- Prior experience at an assignment desk (i.e. internship)
- Strong research skills.
- Basic computer skills
- Bilingual (Spanish/English)
Contact [email protected] to apply.