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Assignment Editor

Capitol Broadcasting Company
Raleigh, NC 27606
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People come to WRAL-TV and they stay. Why? We're family. We have extraordinary expectations of each other and accept nothing short of excellence. Meshing with our standout team is as important as your skills. We're locally-owned by Capitol Broadcasting Company, a pioneering, stable, community advocate, do-the-right-thing Company that offers some of the best benefits in the business.

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 for breaking news and expertise for enterprising 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 newsgathering 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.

Capitol Broadcasting Company, Inc. is a diversified communications company which owns and/or operates WRAL-TV, WRAL Digital, WRAZ-TV, WRAZ Digital, WRAL-FM, WRAL-HD2, WCMC-FM, WCMC-HD1, WDNC-AM, WCMC-HD2, WCMC-HD3, WCLY-AM, WCMC-HD4, Microspace, CBC New Media Group and Wolfpack Sports Properties (a joint venture with Learfield) in Raleigh, NC; WILM-TV, WILT-LD and Sunrise Broadcasting in Wilmington, NC; The Durham Bulls Baseball Club, Bull City Hospitality, and the American Underground startup hub in Durham, NC; Holly Springs Salamanders in Holly Springs, NC; and real estate interests including the American Tobacco Historic District in Durham, NC, and Rocky Mount Mills in Rocky Mount, NC.


Posted: 2021-11-05 Expires: 2021-12-06

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