Client Reference Code: 214452
Responsible for all aspects of future coverage. Responsibilities include coordinating reporter and field personnel assignments, producing segments and gathering editorial information for stories across all beats. Works closely with station management and show teams to shape future coverage.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Scheduling and Coordination
Coordinates upcoming coverage including but not limited to setting up interviews, gathering editorial information and research and determining logistical and technical aspects of any given story.
Determine next day staffing for newsgathering division to ensure coverage needs are met
Secure credentials for events requiring such
Coordinates coverage for general news, features and special events
Organizes video and graphic elements for stories and segments
Works closely with Mornings on 1 producers to support show needs
Shoot elements for future stories, on occasion
Pitch and research potential stories and segments
Report out stories through phone interview , e-mail and Twitter communication
Pull back any necessary archival video for stories
Build contact relationships
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to read, write, speak and understand English.
Position entails working a later shift in the day to help bridge the gap between end of day and morning coverage needs.
Bachelors Degree or equivalent work experience; Masters preferred
Normal office environment
Job Code : TWCNED140 Planning Editor Nonexempt