News Editor – News Radio 1080 KRLDEntercom Dallas
Location: Dallas, TX
Contact Name: Karen Luong
Entercom Dallas has an opening for a News Editor. The News Editor leads a team of reporters and anchors while producing newscasts for an all-news format. Edit news copy and audio for air and website. Update and delegate daily newsroom assignments.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:
· Creating news line-ups for maximum impact in 24-hour all-news environment.
· Supervising newsroom operations.
· Lining-up newsmakers for interviews.
· Developing “day two” angles and advancing news stories.
· Coordinating writing and reporting of assignments.
· Editing news copy for air.
· Other duties as required by management.
Minimum of 3+ years news editing/writing experience preferred. Must be computer literate and have excellent writing skills. Position requires proficiency in editing and packaging news sound and interviews; must work well under breaking news and deadline pressure. Knowledge of the broadcast area and station demographics is essential; 4 year degree in journalism preferred.