CyberCoders News Assignment Editor - Planning Editor - International TV News in Washington, District Of Columbia

News Assignment Editor - Planning Editor - International TV News News Assignment Editor - Planning Editor - International TV News - Skills Required - Assignment Editor, Planning Editor, International News, TV News Desk experience, Studio Editorial Judgment

We have an outstanding career opportunity for an International News Assignment / Planning Editor with TV News Desk experience to join an International News Organization located in the Washington, D.C. area.

This is a Freelance / Contractor position with the progression to a direct employee with the organization.

What You Need for this Position

We are searching for an Assignment / Planning Editor with:

  • 3+ years of experience as an Assignment and Planning Editor

  • International News Desk and news gathering experience.

  • Studio editorial judgment experience.

  • Experience working in a fast paced environment.

  • Experience working with camera crews, reporters and producers.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Maintain a keen focus on and awareness of global news events.

  • Develop and maintain a close familiarity with issues and personalities influencing news events in North and South America.

  • Possess a clear understanding of electronic newsgathering and TV news production including editorial, logistical and operational techniques.

  • Dispatch correspondents and camera crews to the scene of global news events.

  • Adhere to the highest journalistic standards for ethics and responsibility.

  • Present timely and creative ideas for news coverage.

  • Possess an understanding of television news agencies and how they function.

  • Possess and maintain a clear understanding of how social media is used to cover and influence news events.

What's In It for You

We offer an area and industry wide competitive compensation package including a comprehensive benefits package which includes transportation/parking reimbursement.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast growing and fast paced News Organization in the DC area.

Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

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