WRAL.com digital journalist

CBC New Media / Capitol Broadcasting Company

Posted July 17, 2018

Location: Raleigh, N.C.

Job status: Full-time

All candidates must apply online at https://app.jobvite.com/j?aj=odpY7fwr&s=RTDNAC

WRAL-TV, the NBC affiliate in Raleigh, NC, is looking for an Assignment Editor who can enterprise engaging and compelling content for television, digital and social media. The ideal candidate will have an intense passion and expertise for generating great story ideas. We are searching for a candidate who is ready for a fast-paced, digital first environment that requires consistent monitoring of news sources, focused research and an awareness of trending analytics. Our position needs a competitive journalist and innovative coverage coordinator who can assign crews, assist with news gathering and explore story backgrounds.

The Assignment Editor’s position is also responsible for writing and posting content to WRAL.com and our social media accounts. A proven ability to work with reporters and producers to craft content on all platforms is a plus. Strong writing skills, solid news judgment and a stellar sense of visual storytelling are essential skills. At least three years previous experience in television news and a four year college degree are required.

A pre-employment drug screening is required. EOE, M/F.  All Capitol Broadcasting Company properties are tobacco free.  Capitol Broadcasting Company participates in E-Verify.