The News Digital Producer is the day-to-day hands-on producer of the station website(s) and other digital platform efforts, including social media. This includes posting of stories, videos and breaking news. In addition, this person is responsible for maintaining the overall look and feel of the site as determined by the Meredith template and stylebook. Will work with reporters, photographers and producers on getting the latest content on multiple platforms. This is a very high pressure, ever-changing, deadline-focused environment.
II. Essential Job Functions
30% Writing, editing content - including slide shows
30% Posting content
20% Keeping platforms overall up to date, coordinating special projects and events, working with staff members to assist with writing, editing, and posting
10% Staying in touch with local sales needs
10% Creating new content, brand extensions
III. Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.
Education: Bachelorís degree in a related field or equivalent training and/or experience.
Training in HTML a plus.
Minimum two years related work experience in areas such as news writing and editing, video editing preferred.
Ideal candidate will have web experience with web content management system (CMS), Photoshop or other photo-editing software. Experience with iNews/ENPS and Avid would also be a plus.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Journalism, Avid, ability to write quickly, basic journalism skills, ability to complete multiple projects under tight deadlines. High attention to detail and accuracy.