It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing!
KCAU 9 News, the Nexstar ABC affiliate in Sioux City, Iowa, is seeking a Digital Content Producer. This position is responsible for hour-by-hour execution of the digital content plan. This includes showcasing news, weather and sports content on all platforms.
This position is the foundation of the KCAU 9 News Digital Department works closely with the assignment desk and with Digital Reporters who contribute local, digital exclusive content to the various digital platforms.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Create, edit and publish content on digital platforms, including website, mobile app and social media
Perform tasks with urgency, immediacy and accuracy
Cast a wide net for content on both broadcast and digital, including searches of social media sites, public records and documents, and other sources
Work irregular/odd hours and available to work evenings, weekends and holidays
Think strategically about growing our digital audiences and ways we can improve content choices
Help develop new opportunities to expand news brand and services to new and emerging technologies
Additional responsibilities as assigned by management including general Assignment Editor duties.
Strong writing, communication, and people skills
Degree in journalism, multi-media arts, communications, television production or another related field preferred.
Strong knowledge of how content management systems work preferred (HTML, CSS, XML and PHP/SQL)
Ability to write thorough stories with compelling headlines
Experienced with web-publishing tools
Clear editorial judgment
If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!