Company Name:

Spectrum

Location:

New York, NY

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Date Posted:

March 16, 2018

Planning Editor

Client Reference Code: 214452
JOB SUMMARY:
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

Research
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

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to read, write, speak and understand English.

AVAILABILITY
Position entails working a later shift in the day to help bridge the gap between end of day and morning coverage needs.

EDUCATION
Bachelors Degree or equivalent work experience; Masters preferred

WORKING CONDITIONS

Normal office environment
Job Code : TWCNED140 Planning Editor Nonexempt

214452BR

Company Name:

Spectrum

Location:

New York, NY

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Date Posted:

March 16, 2018

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