Deputy Editor – News, Daybreak

23 Jan 2014
04 Feb 2014
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Time for you to rise and shine!

Deputy Editor – News, Daybreak

Daybreak provides a broad mixture of content across news, entertainment and features. We are dedicated to providing an entertaining format that informs and advises our viewers. A fantastic opportunity has now arisen to join our senior editorial team as Deputy Editor – News.

Reporting into our Editor you will be responsible for designing, overseeing and delivering the news editorial content of the show. This is an input focussed role with an emphasis on news gathering and story selection for the show. You will also be responsible for defining a clear strategy to raise Daybreak’s profile as a news programme, ensuring we are at the forefront of all news and current affairs stories.

You will come to us with excellent news judgment and a proven track record of defining and delivering outstanding live news content to tight deadlines. You must have extensive knowledge of TV Production with experience of outputting a daily live studio programme. You will have a creative approach to story telling, treatments and production, whilst displaying sound journalistic ability.

Your knowledge and interest in international, national and regional news will be outstanding as will your knowledge of popular culture. Experience of having managed and developed a strong news editorial team, driving passion and creativity is also a must.

If this sounds like you, then we’d love to hear from you!

Closing date: 4th February 2014