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New York, USA: Assignment Editor - NBC News

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Assignment Editor - NBC News

New York, USA

NBC News is looking for a highly motivated and experienced Assignment Editor to work in the NY Bureau.


Coordinate coverage of news stories (breaking and ongoing) with staff, including producers, correspondents, platform partners and others.
  • Monitor story opportunities in the Northeast region and communicate those opportunities with managers, teams and platforms.
  • Collaborate effectively with the broadcast news shows, MSNBC, NBC News Now, Digital, NewsChannel and the affiliates.
  • Coordinate the gathering and distribution of elements for all the platforms.
  • Make calls on breaking and ongoing stories.
  • Research stories by using tools like Accurint and Pacer.
  • Pitch story ideas to all the NBC News platforms.
  • Participate in daily conference calls about news coverage.
  • Organize & maintain bureau files, including list of contacts.

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