Assignment Editor

 

PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONS:
1. Staff the assignment desk
2. Monitor scanners for breaking news
3. Interact with viewers via telephone and email
4. Dispatch crews to stories

Experience:
Candidates with the following abilities are preferred:
1. Shoot breaking news
2. Edit stories on Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere
3. Set up live shots via microwave truck or other transmission
4. Run the prompter
5. Write news stories
6. Update KFOR.com

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
1. Must be willing to work weekends, unusual shifts and holidays.
STATEMENT ABOUT OTHER DUTIES:
This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change, e.g., emergencies, changes in personnel, work load, rush jobs, special projects, technological developments, etc.

Email resume to jobs@kfor.com, or you may mail resume and non-returnable DVD to KFOR-TV, 444 East Britton Rd., Oklahoma City, OK 73114.

No phone calls please.

Local TV LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer