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Assignment Editor

Assignment Editor

Job ID 
2017-46173
Location 
US-CT-Hartford
Category 
News Writers/Producers
Posted Date 
8/21/2017

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Overview

WTIC-FOX61 in Hartford, CT

Responsibilities

WTIC-FOX61 in Hartford, CT  is looking for a smart, creative, dynamic assignment editor who can help guide the newsroom crews to cover scheduled events and breaking news, receive and investigate news tips from viewers and support newscast producers. The ideal candidate would join our award-winning team of journalists and help enforce our investigative approach to newsgathering. The ideal candidate must be able to work under pressure and help manage crews both in the newsroom and in the field be available to work weekend day.

Qualifications

Strong news judgment and the ability to multi-task and write for the web/social media platforms is a must.  At least one year of newsroom experience is preferred.  To apply and submit your resume, please log onto www.tribunemedia.com

 

Company Info

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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