WTEN/WXXA the ABC/FOX affiliate in Albany, New York has an immediate opening for an Assignment/Web Editor. A minimum of one year of in market assignment desk and web experience is a plus and a college degree is preferred. This is an excellent opportunity for a self-starter and the candidate must be able to handle all of the desk duties including: developing original stories, handling breaking news, assigning crews, book satellite time, dispatch crews, make calls, develop contacts and sources and post to the web and social media. The ideal candidate thrives in a highly competitive environment, has plenty of story ideas can write effectively to the web and social media and can multi-task.
Qualified candidates should apply online www.mediageneral.com or send their resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Drug screen and background check required. Young Broadcasting of Albany is an Equal Opportunity Employer.