Associate Producer/Assignment Editor
Posted on 2013-08-15
By Journal Broadcast Group E.W. Scripps Media, Inc
Scheduled Days & Hours:
Part time including weekends
Write daily news copy, research stories (both on-line and via phone) for accuracy; run Assignment Desk; dispatch crews; coordinate crew assignments; monitor scanners; post web stories; develop story ideas for reporters and photographers; may be required to work varying shifts, based on newsroom needs.
Broadcast Journalism or Communication degree preferred; will consider college students, depending on availability.
Candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills; strong problem solving and decision making abilities; ability to work closely with others under pressure; team-player; must be self motivated and creative; computer proficiency necessary. Must know how to write for and navigate website and social media content.
Willing to train; prior broadcasting writing and producing experience preferred; ideal candidate will also possess the ability to fill-in produce on other shifts; should have a desire to explore and learn various newsroom positions and functions.
HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume and cover letter to:
Journal Broadcast Group
1866 E. Chisholm Dr.
Nampa, Idaho 83687
Journal Broadcast Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.