Digital Content Producer
Posted on 2017-07-07
By Louisiana Association of Broadcasters Louisiana Association of Broadcasters
Baton Rouge, LA
Seeking a forward-thinking storyteller to shepherd major stories across all platforms. Considerate of content that benefits the WAFB audience and the technologies that are part of the digital media mix. Working in tandem with journalists to deliver clear and engaging digital content, this role will help WAFB create unique digital-only material.
This position will develop new content verticals with special attention to revenue potential.
An ideal candidate will be a strong journalist with solid writing skills and a knack for spotting trends. A successful candidate will bring strong creative ideas with a track record of creating innovative and engaging content in a fast-paced environment.
Candidates must be able to demonstrate the following qualifications:
· Maintain a digital content calendar containing priority events, initiatives and live opportunities
· Content production during breaking news and during times where coverage may be limited
· Knowledge of current digital platforms including OTT, mobile and web-based products
The successful candidate should also have a track record of innovation and have sufficient confidence to experiment in the evolving segment of our business.
Strong writing skills essential, bachelors degree in Journalism or related field preferred.
HOW TO APPLY:
If you are interested in this position, apply online (Raycom Careers site) and attach your resume with cover letter. Candidate must be able to successfully complete pre-employment drug screening. Apply to: https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer