Newsroom Administrator

  • Available:04/18/2014
  • Department: News
  • Hiring Manager: Tim Traylor

WJLA-TV & NewsChannel 8 is seeking a Newsroom Administrator, reporting to VP/Station Manager, to handle administrative duties for its fast pace broadcast operations. The position has the responsibility for newsroom station activity to include, but not limited to, department travel, meeting scheduling, contract administration, record and file maintenance, general office administrative task and providing liaison to Finance, Payroll and Human Resources for WJLA-TV, NewsChannel 8, and The Newsroom Administrator will ensure compliance with all company policies and procedures in the performance of their duties. The position may also assist in public affairs, promotion and editorial projects as assigned.

Key Qualifications:

Requirements are a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant curriculum with 3 years of work experience in an office environment performing administrative duties. Current knowledge of office computer software packages, ability to multi-task and prioritize duties. Must be able to work a flexible schedule to include evenings, weekends and holidays.

Before applying for this position, you should know a few things about working on this team:

  • You will be joining a specialty media company with very powerful and positive buzz in the marketplace.
  • If you like a fast paced environment with lots of opportunities to grow your capabilities and career and would like to help establish a groundbreaking new media company, we may be the perfect place for you.

Application Procedure:

Send resume to

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Send resume to Human Resources Department,
1100 Wilson Blvd. Arlington, VA 22209

Equal Opportunity

It is the Station's policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, national, origin, sex, or other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law, in all personnel actions including recruitment, evaluation, selection, promotion, compensation, training and termination. Also it is the Station's policy to promote the realization of equal employment opportunity through a positive, continuing program of specific practices designed to ensure the full realization of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex and any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law.