Sample Assignment Editor Resume

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Charles Toles
4976 Duck Creek Road
San Bruno, CA 94066
(123)-872-7535
[email]

Job Objective To be given the opportunity to use my education and past experiences as Assignment Editor to enhance the growth of company.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Remarkable experience in producing television shows and gathering all necessary information
  • Profound knowledge of journalistic standards and practices
  • Thorough knowledge of all news agencies
  • Familiarity with TV production and electronic newsgathering
  • Good understanding of ethical and legal issues related to news
  • Ability to work according to journalistic standards
  • Ability to keep update on current events
  • Ability to select stories for reporting
  • Ability to coordinate coverage with newsroom staff and the public
  • Excellent communication skills in both written and oral forms
  • Work Experience
  • Assignment Editor, July 2007 – Present
  • Univision Communications Inc., San Bruno, CA
  • Supervised new gathering process verified stories and produced all breaking stories.
  • Developed various stories in coordination with crew members for interviews and logistics.
  • Determined coverage for spot news and special reports, ensured newsroom scanners worked according to law enforcement and fire agencies.
  • Managed all photographers and reporters and designated work.
  • Assisted reporters in developing stories and researching on same.
  • Coordinated with products, writers and web editor and updated stories on same.
  • Monitored all video feeds and arranged it appropriately for stories.
  • Participated in editorial meetings on a regular basis.
  • Assignment Editor, March 2004– June 2007
  • Meredith Corporation, San Bruno, CA
  • Monitored all fire and police scanners for potential stories and responded immediately.
  • Managed crew members and reporters to provide coverage to entire story.
  • Coordinated with staff present in newsroom and incorporated all braking news to same.
  • Initiated and forecasted news stories and maintained communication with new producers.
  • Studied working of various new sources such as newspapers and magazines.
  • Maintained all story files and managed new sources through phone.
  • Education
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Mars Hill College, Mars Hill, NC
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