Digital Content Producer/Reporter

September 30, 2020 by Comments Off on Digital Content Producer/Reporter

KOLD

KOLD-TV, the Gray Television station in Tucson, Arizona, has an immediate opening for a full-time Digital Content Producer/Reporter.

We are looking for an innovative digital team member who thrives on breaking news and is comfortable both behind-the-scenes and in front of the camera.

Candidates need to have strong writing skills with excellent news judgment. We’re looking for an aggressive digital producer who wants to help take our digital and social media platforms to the next level.

The successful candidate must have strong initiative, creative, detail-oriented, team player, and perform well under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

Applicants must also be flexible and willing to work overnights, holidays, weekends or overtime hours as needed.

General Responsibilities:
Ability to properly use social media as a news-gathering tool
– Write and post stories for all digital and social media platforms
– Shoot, write, edit and present compelling stories, either solo or in collaboration with a photographer
– Participate in daily editorial decisions and long-term strategic newscast initiatives
– Develop and pitch unique enterprise stories daily
– Work well with others
– Participate in daily editorial decisions and long-term strategic newscast initiatives
– Computer knowledge including newsroom software (ENPS), Microsoft applications (Excel) and newsroom editing (Edius)
– Demonstrate strong editorial judgment while following journalistic ethics and libel laws
– Ability to maintain professional and ethical conduct at the station and in the community
– Ability to maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving in a collaborative manner with co-workers, supervisors, and viewers
– Flexibility to work varied shifts when necessary, including overnights and weekends
– Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements
– College degree in journalism or related field required or equivalent professional experience.
– Previous experience working/interning in a television newsroom required
– Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and motor vehicle record check

 

To apply for this job please visit gray.tv.