Assignment Editor Trainee

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere


Graham Media Group


WKMG-TV, the Graham Media Group, Inc. owned CBS Affiliate in Orlando, FL is looking for an Assign Editor Trainee.


*Ability to demonstrate solid journalistic judgment and skills.
*Write news copy.
*College degree preferred.
*Ability to work in fast paced environment with daily deadlines and changing priorities.


*Concentrate on the assignment desk with exposure to digital writing, reporting and line producing
*Respond quickly and efficiently to breaking news.
*Set up news stories, dispatch crews.
*Assist with planning daily and long term coverage.
*Monitor websites and social media sources.
*Communicate editorial and operation needs to crews and reporters.
*Answer phones, make beat calls, monitor and advance developing stories.
*Responsible for posting stories, updating the station website and all social and digital platforms.*Reports to News Director



The Trainee position is a temporary, full time position lasting for a specific duration of no more than 12 months. There is no guarantee of employment beyond the training commitment.

WKMG-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In addition to complying with the requirement of federal law, WKMG-TV will comply with applicable state and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination.

Any offer of employment is conditional on successful completion of pre-employment drug screen, background/required reference checks and educational degree verification.


Send resume to: Robert Brown, Assignment Manager [email protected]
No Phone Calls Please

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