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Content Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WWL-TV is seeking an experienced and highly motivated individual for the position of Content Coordinator. WWL-TV has spent more than 35 years as the highest-rated station in Southeast Louisiana. That has extended to our digital platforms, where we have the largest social media following among TV stations and newspapers in the market.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
This position is responsible for coordinating content across day parts and multiple platforms with a focus on enterprise reporting. The successful candidate will: Organize and maintain our futures calendar Participate in pre-planning coverage of daily news, upcoming events, and special projects. Actively participate in multiple editorial meetings daily Communicate with and track reporters and photographers daily Answer phones and interact with viewers in a positive and respectful manner Act as a liaison with our broadcast partners at both the local and network levels

REQUIREMENTS:
A Bachelor's degree with journalism/communications as a major or minor field of study At least three years’ experience working in a professional newsroom environment. An understanding of the unique cultural and news environment that exists in the New Orleans metropolitan area Strong news judgment Outstanding writing skills Demonstrated proficiency in using social media for news gathering, crowd sourcing, and interaction with viewers and sources.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested candidates apply at our website, www.wwltv.com.

DEADLINE: 2014-12-25