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Digital content producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

KOLD in Tucson, AZ has an immediate opening for a full-time Digital Content Producer. We are looking for a strong writer with excellent news judgment and creative digital showcasing skills. Digital Content Producers manage all of our digital platforms, including our website, news app, weather app, OTT apps and social media platforms. Ideal candidates are detail-oriented, organized, able to work independently and can complete multiple tasks while meeting several deadlines. Candidates should be able to write in AP-style and copy edit other newsroom employees’ stories as well as monitor KOLD talent social media pages to ensure they follow standards. Applicants must also be flexible and willing to work overnights, holidays, weekends or overtime hours as needed. Some traditional assignment desk duties are also required.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES
- Gather information for stories through viewer messages and local social media pages
• Write daily stories for each digital platform using AP-style writing
• Post content that is relevant for our audience on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter
• Conduct Facebook live videos with meteorologists and reporters
• Copy-edit web story submissions from reporters and other newsroom personnel
• Livestream events using station technology on our website and social media platforms
• Monitor comments and messages on KOLD social media platforms
• Monitor KOLD talent professional social media pages
• Create unique content such as memes, videos and graphics for social media posts
• Ensure that all content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality
• Performs special projects and other duties as assigned

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements
College degree in journalism or related field required or equivalent professional experience.

 

 

HOW TO APPLY:

https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-09-23