Digital Content Producer opening at WSFA
JOB TITLE: Digital Content Producer
WSFA 12 News, Alabama’s News Source for central and south Alabama & dominant number one TV station in Montgomery, AL, is searching for a Digital Content Producer to help drive digital efforts across all the WSFA 12 News digital platforms, including WSFA.com, the WSFA 12 News app and social media. WSFA 12 News is the flagship television station for Raycom Media based in Montgomery. The Digital Producer will develop unique content covering news around the River Region and beyond. This includes writing and reporting breaking and developing news stories, and generating high-quality news, sports, and entertainment content, including written and video content, to enhance page views and user engagement.
The successful candidate will be a driving force of all things digital, working closely with the newsroom team, specifically producers, reporters and anchors. Qualified applicants will have experience generating written news content using AP Style for digital platforms. Experience with video editing, Photoshop, and social media is strongly preferred, as is a comfort with technical requirements such as setting up video livestreams. We’re looking for an enthusiastic producer with strong news judgment and the ability to juggle multiple tasks at once without much supervision. Candidates must be able to execute and maintain news strategies and goals to provide competitive, 24/7 local digital content coverage for our news consumers.
The successful applicant will be part of a five-person digital specific team and must have at least one year of experience working with digital and social media for a news organization and will need to be extremely well-versed in new writing, using a content management system, and the mechanics of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and Snapchat. Candidates must be a great communicator, great working with people, organized, and have excellent writing skills. College degree required – Journalism/English degrees are preferred.
Qualified applicants, please apply online at https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/6509/digital-content-producer/job and attach resume with cover letter. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V