Assignment Editor, TV
KFSN-TV ABC30Fresno, CA
Full Time Job
KFSN-TV ABC30 (Fresno, CA), Central California's news leader, is seeking a full-time Assignment Editor.
This position is for weekends, but applicant should be flexible enough to work additional fill-in shifts if needed at various times during the week. Duties include planning news coverage as directed by news management, dispatch crews to stories and breaking news, using appropriate logistical and journalistic judgement. Assignment editor will also play a key role in researching, gathering, and publishing news content to ABC30's digital and social media platforms.
Must be able to multi-task and make decisions quickly, function effectively under deadline pressure.
Knowledge of central California a plus. Ability to navigate, understand, and communicate effectively using social media also a plus. Previous newsroom experience is preferred but not required.
This position is with KFSN Television LLC (KFSN-TV)
REQ ID 500607
Equal Opportunity Employer –Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.