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Part-Time News Editor/Producer

Department: Programming
Location: Washington, DC, DC

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

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

For immediate consideration, please visit www.cumulus.com/work-here/

CUMULUS MEDIA | Westwood One is an EOE company. 

Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

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