Digital Content Producer Opening at WOIO/WUAB-TV
Digital Content Producer
WOIO/WUAB –TV, a Raycom Media company, is currently seeking an energetic and highly organized Digital Sales Cleveland 19/WOIO is searching for a Digital Content Producer to help with the news department’s digital operations. The ideal candidate will have a history of proven excellence in digital media. They should have a strong journalism background as well as the ability to work collaboratively with editorial leaders.
Duties Include, But Are Not Limited To:
-Execute and maintain news strategies and goals to provide competitive, 24/7 local digital content coverage.
-Write and report breaking and developing news stories on Cleveland19.com desktop and mobile presences, including social media channels.
-Generate quality news, sports and entertainment content including written and video content, create graphic content and help enhance page views and user engagement.
-Collaborate with News Director, Assistant News Director and Digital Content Director, Digital Content Manager on key digital content and station initiatives.
-Integrate digital content with broadcast coverage and communicate effectively with assignment desk, show producers and on-air reporters.
-Manage video live streams and also create, edit and post video clips from newscasts and other raw feeds.
-Collaborate with corporate team to train and support digital team members in best practices for all digital platforms.
-Track analytics, including desktop, mobile, app, video and social.
-Work closely with all departments (including News, Sales and Marketing) in a collaborative manner to support their digital needs.
-Conceptualize and create new digital content areas.
-Troubleshoot any and all problems that may develop with station digital presences
-Other duties as assigned
-Education: College degree in related field or equivalent experience required.
-Experience: 1+ years of comprehensive digital media experience required. 1+ years of experience in digital media, journalism, broadcast or a closely related field.
-Must be able to meet deadlines, and react to breaking news
-Demonstrate solid news judgement
-Strong sense of initiative and focus on continuous learning
-Strong understanding of analytics for digital audience
-Google Analytics and Chartbeat a plus
-Working knowledge of online content management systems (WorldNow experience a plus).
-Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, journalism background with knowledge of the AP style, graphics skills, and a solid grasp of basic computer skills.
-Experience with Photoshop, HTML, and digital video editing is helpful but not required.
-Must be able to handle many variables in the daily news workflow, including short deadlines, multi-tasking and responding quickly and efficiently under breaking news situations.
-Demonstrated success in growing social media audiences and communities (including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter and YouTube) is strongly preferred
-Willingness to work flexible shifts, including weekends and holidays as needed.
NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE
Applications for employment with WOIO/WUAB are now submitted electronically. If you are interested in applying for this position, please visit https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com
**WOIO/WUAB IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER**