Newsroom Assistant

Posted: December 19, 2013 by telecom in Jobs

Newsroom Assistant

WSBT-TV, South Bend, IN (DMA)

Schurz Communications

The market’s leading broadcasting company, WSBT-TV, is looking for a part-time News Assistant. We’re seeking someone with 1-3 years of experience to work approximately 29 hours per week. The position requires a high school degree and a valid driver’s license, with a good driving record.

Required Skills & Abilities

• Strong knowledge in MS Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint

• Proficient in Publisher, Photoshop and Google

• Strong typing skills; data entry

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Ability to maintain confidentiality

• Must be able to interact with all types of people and all levels of the company

• Must be able to make decisions with minimum supervision

• Must have good problem-solving skills

• Highly-organized with great attention to detail

• Ability to effectively multi-task, meet tight deadlines, and work well under pressure

• Experience in a professional office setting

• Ability to work independently with little supervision

• Ability to remain positive and foster a positive work environment

If you’re selected for this job, you’ll be working in a state-of-the-art HD facility in a competitive news market with TV and Radio stations that each recently received Best Newscast and Best News Operation awards from the Indiana Associated Press. And we cover Notre Dame!

The position offers a competitive hourly wage and a variety of benefits, including paid time off and 401(k). WSBT-TV is owned by a wonderful, privately-owned multi-media company, Schurz Communications, Inc. Additional information on Schurz is available at, and via the following video link:

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