Assignment Editor

Job Number: R50011102

Brand: Fox TV Stations

Job Type: News

Location: Tampa, Florida

Job Posting Date: January 14, 2020

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox TV Stations

FOX Television Stations is one of the nation's largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 28 stations in 17 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Assignment Editor: (Full Time Regular):  Fox13, Tampa’s premier News Station is seeking a multi-skilled Assignment Editor. This is not the assignment editor job of the past. This position requires keen newsgathering and production skills on a variety of platforms. Must have solid editorial judgment; be able to develop and implement coverage plans, coordinate news crews. Create content for online and social platforms. Candidate must possess strong social media and writing skills.  Consider applying for this job if you have experience as a line producer, digital media producer or an assignment editor. Technical computer knowledge is a plus. A college degree in broadcast journalism or other related experience. Four years’ experience highly preferred as an assignment editor or digital content producer in a news department.

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Handicap

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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