Assignment Editor

Katz Broadcasting, Atlanta, Georgia

Date PostedOctober 11, 2018
IndustryTV Jobs
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified

Job Summary

The Assignment Editor researches/ tracks true crime stories and compelling legal stories. 


  • Communication with field teams across the country
  • Clear communication on editorial developments to live control room
  • Verify and confirm legal and true crime news for air
  • Work daily in live television deadline environment


  • Must have at least 3 years of experience in a live news environment, preferably on a national assignment desk
  • An experienced journalist who will commit fully to a story
  • Strong editorial skills
  • Strong knowledge of criminal justice system
  • Applicant must be editorially mature with a strong interest for true crime stories and live trial coverage
  • Must be able to calmly communicate news in a breaking news environment, handling important information during dramatic emotional live events
  • Knowledge of iNews and Nesbit is helpful
  • Flexibility-ability to adapt during breaking news and the needs of the network
  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in industry experience



Apply Online

Registered Users

Email the resume you posted on to this employer.

Don't have a resume posted on Click here to post one now!

Non-Registered Users

Send your resume to this employer.

Your Contact Information

Your Resume (your resume will not be stored in our database)

We accept .DOCX, .DOC, .RTF, .TXT, .PDF up to about two pages.

We currently do not accept images or scanned documents.

Generate new code
Job ads copyrighted by -- © 1998-2018