News Assistant Interview Questions


News Assistant interview questions shared by candidates

Top Interview Questions

Sort: Relevance|Popular|Date
India Today
Assistant News Producer was asked...20 June 2021

Why do you want to do broadcast journalism? What is your news ethics? Can you work under pressure?

1 Answers

Because I believe visual narration of news is the most powerful way of communicating information. It stays longer in the mind of people and evokes action from people. Less


What did I learn in my internship that I could apply to the job?

1 Answers

How to search for news in a digital way. Ethics of journalism.


Current Events/News Test via Phone

1 Answers

PBS NewsHour Knowledge Test via Phone


I honestly don't remember many of the interview questions. I think the work samples counted for much more than the actual interview.

1 Answers

See above


Who are the San Diego city councilmen?

1 Answers

Who is the President and Vice President of the U.S.?


Why do you want to work here

1 Answers

How do you fit this position

Wall Street Journal

Tell us about your process for writing stories.

1 Answers

I talked about some of my clips and how I did the story. I was pretty young and inexperienced at the time. Less


Why do you watch the PBS NewsHour?

1 Answers

What do you like about the PBS NewsHour and what improvements should be made?


What would you do in a specific situation... an example of a major incident or breaking news story.

1 Answers

Logically, explaining what action one would take and why...

Viewing 1 - 10 of 72 interview questions

See Interview Questions for Similar Jobs

news writernews producerassignment editoranchor reporternews reporterbroadcast associate

Glassdoor has 72 interview questions and reports from News assistant interviews. Prepare for your interview. Get hired. Love your job.