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Digital News Producer/Presenter

San Diego, CA
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Digital News Producer/Presenter

Location US-CA-San Diego
Posted Date 2 months ago(12/7/2017 7:11 PM)
Job ID
News Writers/Producers


Job title: Digital News Producer/Presenter

Department: News

Reports to: Digital Content Manager




Duties: The digital news producer is responsible for writing and reporting breaking and developing news stories onFOX5SANDIEGO.com, FOX5 mobile apps and social media. Must have excellent news judgment, a sense of what's important to FOX5 viewers and Southern Californians in general, and the ability to report and write news stories accurately, clearly and quickly. On-camera experience pred.









The producer will have a comprehensive knowledge of reporting, sourcing, transparency and journalism ethics, as well as a mastery of spelling, punctuation, grammar and AP Style. Will also be detail-oriented, organized and able to prioritize and comfortably multitask under tight deadlines. He or she must be able to follow directions, perform duties, work well with others and make independent decisions.


The applicant must be able to integrate digital content with broadcast coverage and communicate effectively with the assignment desk, show producers and on-air reporters.


The candidate must be comfortable with technology, as he or she will manage video live streams and also create, edit and post video clips from newscasts and other raw feeds. Experience with non-linear video editing and web publishing systems is pred. Knowledge of Photoshop is pred. Experience with Final Cut Pro is a plus.


Familiarity and comfort with Twitter, Instagram and Facebook are required, and the candidate should understand how social media is an asset to a news organization. The producer should also be willing to experiment and follow new developments in social media.


Requirements: Previous experience in a newsroom, especially on a digital platform or in local television news, is strongly pred. Those with primarily print/newspaper experience must demonstrate that they can respond to breaking news with speed. The ability to continually update and rewrite stories with the newest information – while promptly posting updates on the station's social media accounts – is a must. Bachelor's degree and three years of experience in print writing required. The candidate must have excellent command of the English language, both verbal and written. The individual must be able to work various shifts and times, including early mornings, nights and weekends.


The producer will also help develop a live weekend digital-only newscast incorporating video, graphics. On-air experience is highly desirable.


Company Info

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.


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Tribune Media is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of 42 owned or operated broadcast stations, national entertainment network WGN America, Tribune Studios, Gracenote, WGN-Radio and a significant number of iconic real estate properties and strategic investments.

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