Digital Content Producer

nysbroad

WFFF-TV and WVNY-TV

Details:
WFFF-TV and WVNY-TV, the FOX and ABC affiliates covering Vermont, Northern New York, and Southern New Hampshire, are looking for a full-time Digital Content Producer. We want someone with a keen sense of news judgment and a good grasp on what gets conversations going with our viewers. The primary roles will be generating content for on-line publication and engaging with viewers via social media. The right person will be creative, motivated, hard-working, forward thinking, aggressive and a team player.

Experience:

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

• Acts as the key editorial leader for news content on digital platforms.

• Manages digital, mobile, and social properties while contributing to and executing a strategy for growth.

• Writes stories and posts videos for websites, apps, social media, and other digital platforms.

• Works with producers to ensure digital content is integrated into newscasts.

• Acts as a liaison between the digital team and other areas of the stations, including news, promotions, and sales.

• Oversees the digital contributions from other staff members, and provides guidance to help improve their work.

• Builds special sections for websites and apps using content management systems.

• Interacts with viewers and users on social media sites, as well as by email and phone.

• Maintains accuracy and integrity in news products delivered.

• Ensures station compliance with rules and regulations applicable to FCC, local, state, and federal laws.

• Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Requirements & Skills:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, or related field, or equivalent combination of education and work related experience preferred.

• Minimum two years’ experience in a digital role in a television newsroom preferred.

• Knowledge of content management systems, HTML, CSS and Google Analytics preferred.

• Impeccable grammar and spelling, and ability to write interesting, understandable copy.

• Fluency in English; excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

• Ability to multi-task, deal with extreme deadline pressure, and react/coordinate coverage under live breaking news situations is crucial.

• Ability to work extended hours, as needed.

EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED

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