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Assignment Desk Intern

Tribune Company
New York, NY
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Assignment Desk Intern in New York, New York | Careers at NY-New York;220 E. 42nd Street (WPIX)
  • Assignment Desk Intern

    Location US-NY-New York
    Posted Date 2 months ago(2/6/2019 8:26 PM)
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    The PIX11 News Assignment Desk Intern will be responsible for assisting with daily newsroom activities.  Responsibilities include: answering phones on the assignment desk, checking assignment desk voice mail, adding assignments to opus daybook, beat calls, assisting reporters with logistics, emailing news producers and managers with updates on reporter stories and forwarding news that comes through the assignment desk.  Help with story research and social media.  Tweet breaking news information.  Must  have excellent phone etiquette.


    -May be required to work overnights, weekends and holidays

    -May be asked to take public transportation to work if needed to meet up with a field crew.


    Social Media , twitter and Facebook.

    Broadcast Journalism


    nternship Eligibility

    • Must be 18 or older and eligible to work in the US.
    • Registered students in good standing at an accredited college or university pred.
    • Must be able to work the hours required by department.
    • Students can receive university or college credit for participating in this program but need to handle paperwork involved
    • Dates: June 1 - August 30, 2019

    Internships pay state minimum wage.


    Equal Employment Opportunity



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