Digital Sports Producer
Posted on 2019-07-01
By KSL Broadcast Group KSL Broadcast Group
Salt Lake City, UT
Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently own and operate 22 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver, Sacramento, San Francisco and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL TV 5, in Salt Lake. Were proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!
POSITION OBJECTIVE: Were looking for a versatile, driven digital sports producer to write, shoot, edit and post sports news events, features and documentaries. Our ideal candidate will bring energy and focus in producing compelling digital sports coverage for audiences in Salt Lake City and surrounding areas.
Create engaging sports content for use on digital platforms (web, app, social) using creativity, speed, and appropriate technique
Respond to breaking news promptly with compelling content to join trending conversations
Collaborate with other content creators, taking part in content creation across multiple platforms (TV and radio)
Work effectively in a team, deadline-driven environment
Work in compliance with Company policies and procedures
Maintain a positive and cooperative rapport with staff, management, and clients
Consistently work hours required. Work more when required to meet deadlines including weekends, holidays, evenings, etc.
Other duties as assigned
College degree in digital content/development, journalism or related field
Two (2) years digital production experience or equivalent preferred
Exceptional sports knowledge, including strong knowledge of the Utah sports scene
Ability to generate highly creative, compelling sports programming for multi-platform distribution
Strong understanding of the current digital and social media landscape, including creating content for Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and other platforms, best practices, success metrics and emerging platforms
Prior experience updating and maintaining a brand, team or other professional social media account
Design, photo and video editing skills
Experience with Adobe Creative / Microsoft Office
Experience with WordPress preferred
Expertise using social media platforms to curate and promote news content
Ability to write clear, concise, conversational and accurate copy
Prior experience operating and maintaining professional digital video and audio equipment
Ability to produce content efficiently and concisely under deadline pressure and to manage stress effectively
Maintain a valid drivers license and proven ability to safely drive personal vehicle without exposing company to serious liability risks
Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication effectively
Substantial physical movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers
Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction with good eye and hand coordination
Lift, move, and carry up to 20 pounds on occasion
Bonneville is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.
HOW TO APPLY:
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
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