Assignmet Desk Editor, Part-Time, Whas 11 News, Louisville KY

Assignmet Desk Editor, Part-Time, Whas 11 News, Louisville KY

Position Title: Assignment Desk Editor (Weekend)

Full-time or Part-time: Part-time

Company Name: Whas11 News

Location of Job: Louisville,Ky

Company Address:
: HR Director- Terrence Spence
: 520 West Chestnut Street
City : Louisville
State : Kentucky
Zip Code : 40202

Contact Email Address: whas11jobs@whas11.com

Contact Phone: (502) 582-7711

Position Description: Minimum Qualifications:
•Bachelor’s in Communication or related field
•1 year assignment desk experience
•Ability to work under pressure to meet daily deadlines
•Good oral/written communication skills
•Concise written/oral communication skills

Accountabilities:
•Monitor scanner radios, newspaper articles, websites and wire services for current events
•Gather breaking news information for producers and reporters
•Assign news crews for coverage (reporters/photographers)
•Point of contact for local information sources, politicians, police, fire departments, etc
•Maintain assignment files
•Assist news staff in various operational areas (teleprompter)

Contact Name: Terrece Spence