News Assignment Editor - WJAC-TV

News Assignment Editor - WJAC-TV

WJAC-TV is seeking an aggressive, energetic, and creative full-time Weekend Assignment Editor.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:

Closing Date:





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
  • Posting on web and social media platforms



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


  • Minimum of one (1) year of assignment desk experience
  • 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 is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
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