Raycom Media Weekend Assignment Editor in Charlotte, North Carolina

WBTV is looking for an aggressive assignment editor to lead our weekend coverage on broadcast and digital platforms. The ideal candidate for this position will have solid news judgment, the ability to juggle multiple tasks simultaneously, and to adjust to a constantly changing environment while working under deadline.

Responsibilities include:

  • Planning and executing weekend news coverage on all platforms

  • Managing logistics and resources

  • Newsgathering (including developing story ideas, confirming information, breaking news coverage)

  • Creating and publishing content to digital and social media platforms

  • Monitoring scanners and social media

  • Communicating with broadcast and digital producers, field crews

  • Filling in on weekday desk as needed

Qualified applicants, please apply online and attach resume with cover letter. Candidate must be able to successfully complete a pre-employment drug screening. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V

ID: 2018-8245

Work Days: Saturday/ Sunday, weekday fill-in as needed

Work Hours: 9a-8p

External Company Name: Raycom Media, Inc.

External Company URL: www.raycommedia.com

Street: One Julian Price Place