Part-Time News Editor/Producer in Washington, DC at Cumulus Media

Date Posted: 3/12/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Westwood One | Washington, DC is searching for a Part-Time News Editor/Producer.  The News Editor/Producer is the front line processer of news audio and information in the Westwood One Newsroom.  The News Editor/Producer works with the news management team to record, edit and publish audio for use by affiliates and use on Westwood One anchored newscasts.

We are looking for someone who:

•         Is news savvy and well versed in all aspects of the news cycle

•         Understands and recognizes the difference between news and commentary

•         Processes audio to compensate for level differences and proper in and out cues

•         Adds appropriate non-audio metadata in a variety of text fields

•         Is accurate with grammar, spelling and punctuation

•         Is proactive and requires little direct supervision


Job Requirements

  • You must have:

    •         1-3 years radio news experience

    •         Excellent writing skills and editorial news judgement

    •         Proficiency on digital audio editing platforms

    •         Experience with computerized newsroom systems

    •         Understanding of broadcast systems and equipment

    •         News sourcing and interviewing skills

    Additional consideration:

    •         BA or BS in Broadcast Journalism

    •         Management skills and experience

    What We Offer:

     •         Competitive Compensation

    •         Collaborative and creative work environment

    •         Opportunity for career progression and professional growth

    •         Support enhanced by strong leadership and company resources

    •         Recognition and reward for outstanding performance

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CUMULUS MEDIA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).


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