Assignment manager (Madison, WI)

WKOW-TV is seeking applicants for the Assignment Manager position in our Madison newsroom. Job responsibilities include: Maintaining a comprehensive and detailed file of news stories, keep track of current events as it affects the assigning of news stories, assigning news staff in their daily news coverage responsibilities, and assisting in the scheduling and supervision of news staff. This position may occasionally be called on to produce newscasts.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:

Closing Date:

Experience with World Now web platform is a plus. This is a key management position that requires the ability to knowledgeably counsel, advise and coach employees in all aspects of our daily operation.

Minimum of three years experience in television newsroom required. Degree in journalism related field or equivalent job experience required. Good people and communication skills required.

Additional Information:
27 News is a re-engineered newsroom organized to deliver news as it happens on air, online and on the go all the time.

WKOW is part of the QNI Broadcast Group, a family owned company with 12 stations (ABC, NBC, FOX, CW) in 7 states. Visit for links to all stations and opportunities.

If you think you’re qualified, want to work with a great group of people and live in one of America’s best cities, send a cover letter, resume and references to:

Perry Boxx
5727 Tokay Blvd.
Madison, WI, 53719

WKOW Television, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.