Allen Media Broadcasting's KDRV-TV in Medford, Oregon is looking for its next great Assignment Editor.
We need a go-getter to help guide our team of reporters, photographers and producers in coverage of breaking news, scheduled events and enterprise reporting. The successful candidate is computer-savvy, enjoys collaborating with others, and has great organizational skills. The ability to multi-task in a fast-paced setting is essential. A four-year college or university degree is required; previous experience in a television newsroom or multiple internships is preferred.
This is a great opportunity join a powerhouse television station with the market’s top-rated local newscasts, quality syndicated programming, strong ABC network programming, and a broad range of digital products. KDRV-TV produces more local news across more platforms than any other media outlet in our market.
Our station is located in the beautiful Rogue Valley near the Southern Oregon Wine Trail and is just a short drive away from great hiking, mountain biking, skiing, golfing, fishing, whitewater rafting, the Britt Festival’s concerts under the stars, and the Tony award-winning Oregon Shakespeare Festival. If you still need an occasional big city fix, then Portland and San Francisco are just a quick direct flight or a few hours’ drive away.
We offer great benefits including medical, vision, dental and life insurance, 401(k), and a generous PTO plan (vacation, sick, holidays).
Some additional requirements:
- A pre-employment drug screen and background check are required.
- Good driving record. Must possess or be able to obtain an Oregon driver’s license.
About our company
KDRV is part of Allen Media Broadcasting, a division of Entertainment Studios/Allen Media Group, one of the largest privately-owned media companies in the nation. AMG owns nine 24-hour HD television networks including The Weather Channel and produces, distributes, and sells advertising for 64 television programs, making it one of the largest independent producers/distributors of first-run syndicated television programming for broadcast television stations.