Managing Editor, KNBC

Posted: 1/18/2013

Location: Burbank
Function: Production
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description:

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelors degree in journalism or related field

Minimum 10 years of newsroom experience

Minimum of 5 years experience in news management role (News Director, Assistant News Director or Managing Editor) in a top 20 market newsroom

Field experience

Experience supervising, training, coaching and motivating a team

Proficiency in working with the latest newsroom technologies (both hardware and software)

Ability to help set newsroom policies

Eligibility Requirements:

Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through to be considered (note job#: 2674BR)

Must be willing to work in Burbank, CA

Must have a flexible schedule with willingness to travel and work long hours and on weekends with short notice

Must be willing to take drug test and submit to a background investigation

Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

Desired Characteristics Desired Characteristics:

Minimum 5 years experience in a top 10 market newsroom

Working knowledge of Los Angeles market

Basic understanding and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics

Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and successfully manage multiple assignments concurrently in a high pressure, breaking news, environment

Have strong news judgment with knowledge of legal and ethical issues in multi-media platforms

Good collaborative and interpersonal skills to communicate at all levels

A pioneering spirit with desire learn emerging technologies and invent the future

Believes that teams are smarter and more dynamic together

please also apply online at requsition # 2674

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