15 hours

Digital Editor - WNBC

New York, NY
  • Job Code
    36648BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Digital Editor - WNBC

Jobid 23768-384379

Location: New York, NY, 10176, USA

Description **Job Number** 36648BR

**Job Title** Digital Editor - WNBC

**Business Segment** Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

**Sub-Business** NBCUOTS - WNBC

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Career Level** Experienced

**Country** United States

**State/Province** New York

**City** New York

**Responsibilities**

NBC 4 New York is looking for a versatile and highly motivated Digital Editor to contribute to all text, video and social platforms for the station in both English and Spanish. This person will be versatile; leveraging multimedia and storytelling with a keen ability to drive audience traffic. The editor must have excellent video, editing and writing skills. Candidates should be proactive, nimble and comfortable with calculated experimenting.



Responsibilities



+ Report and write news stories for NBCNewYork.com.

+ Share related content on, and as needed manage operations of, social media platforms.

+ Edit, and produce as needed, digital video taken from broadcast and other platforms.

+ Identify buzz-worthy stories of the day and engage the local audience across platforms.

+ Develop best practices and action items from metrics data.

+ Stay on the cutting-edge of trends and innovation, including monitoring direct competitors.

+ Oversee monitoring of mainstream and social media for story ideas and competitive intelligence.

+ Engage with viewers who reach out through social media channels.

+ Coordinate with NBC’s Local Integrated Media lead to ensure best practices.

**Qualifications/Requirements**

Qualifications/ Requirements



+ Fully bilingual (both spoken and written) in English and Spanish, sufficient to write articles without supervision and on deadline in either language.

+ Minimum 2 years’ experience at a major news organization or blog that creates under tight deadlines.

+ Demonstrated knowledge of social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, etc.

+ Demonstrated knowledge of AP Style writing and guidelines.

+ Demonstrated knowledge of video editing tools like Adobe Premiere.

+ Must be available to work evenings, weekends and holidays as needed or required.Eligibility Requirements

+ Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.

+ Must be willing to submit to a background investigation.

+ Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.

+ Must be willing to work in New York City area.

+ Must be 18 years or older.

+ Must have a valid driver’s license.

+ Must have the ability to work any of our 24 x 7 shifts.

+ Must accept Solutions as NBCUniversal’s Alternative Dispute Resolution program.

**Desired Characteristics**



+ Knowledge of TV and web writing and video editing.

+ Experience in a news environment.

+ Experience with Clickability, SocialFlow, Spredfast, CrowdTangle and Urban Airship a plus.

+ Excellent news instincts with the ability to react decisively to breaking news.

+ Ability to work on multiple tasks and stories simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.

+ Team player mentality.



We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Clickto view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.



Categories

  • Arts / Entertainment / Media
  • Information Technology
  • Digital
  • News/Programming/Production

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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