broadcast news editor


Broadcast news editors decide which news stories will be covered during the news. They assign journalists to each item. Broadcast news editors also determine the length of coverage for each news item and where it will be featured during the broadcast.

Alternative label

  • radio journalist

  • tv news director

  • radio editor

  • radio reporter

  • television news director

  • radio news editor

  • news director

  • news editor

  • international news director

  • television news editor

  • TV news editor

  • digital news editor

  • night news editor

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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