NBC Universal Assignment Editor - KSTS in San Jose, California

Job Number 40442BR

Job Title Assignment Editor - KSTS

Business Segment Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

Sub-Business NBCUOTS - KNTV

Posting Category TV Content & Production

About Us At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

Country United States

State California

City San Jose

Responsibilities

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

• Experience in Bay Area market and familiarity with Bay Area audience and communities

• Solid news judgment, strong writing and research skills

• Experience using online and social media resources as news researching tools (Accurint, LexisNexis, Facebook, etc.)

• Experience with newsroom computer applications

• Demonstrated ability to solve problems, prioritize decisions, act decisively and successfully manage multiple assignments concurrently in a high pressure, breaking news, environment

• Basic understanding and demonstration of solid editorial judgment and journalistic ethics, including a current knowledge of laws of libel, slander and applicable FCC rules and regulations

• Thorough understanding satellite operations and microwave newsgathering technologies

• Good collaborative and interpersonal skills to communicate at all levels

• Bilingual: Spanish and English; both written and verbal

• Understanding of emerging news production techniques and technology

• Works well in a team environment

Eligibility Requirements

• Applicants must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

• Must have a flexible schedule with ability to work any of a 24x7 shift and willingness to work long hours and on weekends and holidays with short notice

• Must be willing to work in San Jose, CA

• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

• Must be at least 18 years of age

• Must have a valid Driver’s License

Notices

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.