Fox 8 News has an exciting opportunity for an Assignment Editor “PLUS”. This Weekend Assignment Editor is responsible for managing assignments, coordinating vehicle logistics, monitoring phones, scanners, wires, digital platforms and keeping up with local contacts to ensure newsroom is aware of all potential stories, especially breaking news.
You will also be needed to help out with our web content and be able to fill-in as an associate producer.
Assignment Desk Responsibilities:
Web Producer Responsibilities:
The Weekend Assignment Editor will also write content for and post stories and photos to MYFOX8.COM Digital-Mobile-Social platforms.
Associate Producer Responsibilities:
Associate Producer will work closely with producers, managers, reporters, directors, editors and graphic artists.
They will help producers write and execute daily newscasts, with an emphasis on high story count, breaking news and big weather coverage.