Promoting and Advocating for the Broadcasters of Nevada, While Serving the Public

Nevada Broadcasters Association
Category:
News
Position/Title:
Assignment / Digital Content Editor
Details:

Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 171 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.7% of US television households, and a diversified, growing digital media operation.  Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC.  Learn more at www.nexstar.tv.

EEO Statement:  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

KLAS-TV the CBS affiliate in Las Vegas, Nevada, a #Digital First operation with a focus on delivering local content 24/7 across all platforms is looking for an assertive, competitive, Assignment/Digital Content Editor who has the ability to handle breaking news, manage crews, generate enterprise stories, and produce digital content in a fast paced newsroom environment. 

Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
8/29/2019
Closing Date:
9/29/2019
City:
Las Vegas – 89109
State:
Nevada
URL:
http://www.8newsnow.com/
Experience:
Be first on breaking news. 
Must think Online/Social Media first.
Assign and manage multiple crews. 
Monitor news scanners and developing stories from all sources: Police, Fire, Court, News Websites, Twitter, Facebook.
Communicate with PIO’s and PR contacts. 
Develop sources and enterprise stories. 
Assign and write stories for all digital platforms.
Lead story meeting for their respective shift and provides a comprehensive list of possible news stories.  
Assists in development, planning and follow-up of news stories.

Requirements:
Strong news judgment, organizational and planning skills. 
Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
Able to responds quickly and calmly to changing circumstances. 
Positive approach and high level of drive to inspire and lead others around you. 
Able to work flexible hours, holidays, and weekends.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Physical Demands & Work Environment: 
The Assignment/Digital Content Editor must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.  In addition, the Assignment/Digital Content Editor must be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls.  Repetitive movements are required.  Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.

 

EEO Statement:  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Contact:
Apply online at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com
Apply Online URL:
https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com
Job Req #:
2019-6433
***** EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED *****
Station/Company

KLAS TV

Post Date: August 29, 2019
Closing Date: September 29, 2019