Digital Executive Producer

News for WTHR
Indianapolis, Indiana

posted on March 17, 2017


job posting:

DIGITAL EXECUTIVE PRODUCER JOB #300-SG WTHR, the top rated NBC affiliate in Indianapolis, Indiana is looking for a highly engaged and experienced Digital Executive Producer. The position supervises the team creating content for websites, mobile apps, social media, and other platforms and channels. The Digital Executive Producer must be a team player who will work with the other WTHR news managers to coordinate the daily digital news operation. The ideal candidate has management experience setting digital expectations for a team and holding personnel accountable for their goals. The Digital Executive Producer must be innovative and be able to evolve with the changing digital landscape. Candidates must be able to grow and engage the WTHR digital audience across all platforms by developing and executing new ideas and strategies. The ideal candidate should be a self-starter with a strong journalism background and experience with AP style writing; brand management on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter; Photoshop; Chartbeat; Google Analytics; and Facebook Insights. Experience editing video and writing basic HTML and CSS is preferred. Applicants must have a bachelors’ degree in Journalism or related field and a minimum of 5 years previous experience writing for the web with at least 2 years of management experience. Applicants will be expected to turn in a portfolio of previous digital news writing work upon request.


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expires on 05/13/2017