10 hours
2018-02-202018-03-21

Producer, Digital Content (NE)

Sacramento, CA
  • Job Code
    2018-47005
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Producer, Digital Content (NE)

Location US-CA-Sacramento
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/7/2018 11:19 PM)
Job ID
2018-47005
Category
News Operations

Overview

Position: Digital Producer (Part-time)

Department: News

Reports to: Executive Producer of Digital Content

 

Major Purpose: Assist the Digital Producer and Executive Producer of Digital Content in the creating and publishing of content on all of FOX40’s digital platforms. 

 

Responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

- Post daily news items of local and national significance to FOX40.com and other station digital platforms

- Post breaking news as it happens, and tell our audience by digital alerts

- Respond to changing local and national interests by creating content to provide our viewers

- Post other content, i.e. photo galleries, news items, links, etc., as needed to keep FOX40.com up-to-date and complete

- Push local content to national outlets, including but not limited to CNN, FOX, Digg, Reddit, etc. to increase clicks and raise our national awareness

- Plan, research and execute initiatives to drive viewers to our social media and website pages

 

Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

- Must be able to work well under deadline pressure

- Must take an active role in discovering and creating new content for the site; including stories, photos, videos, etc.

- Must understand the importance of growing Facebook, Twitter and other social media followers for the station, and works toward that overall goal

- Must be able to work autonomously and be self-motivated

- Must demonstrate solid news judgment

- Must have attention to detail; copy editing, grammatical and basic writing skills

- Must have strong people and leadership skills to work with everyone in the newsroom and station

-Be able to use HTML, FBML and SEO effectively to improve website traffic

 

Working Relationships:

- Must work closely with assignment desk personnel, producers and executive producers, photographers, writers and news management

 

 

Supervisory Responsibility:

- None

 

Training Requirements:

- General safety

- Internet posting programs

 

Physical Demands:

- Required to sit for long periods of time

- Heavy computer usage

 

Personal Protective Equipment:

- None

 

Work Environment:

- Work performed primarily in an office environment

- May be exposed to electrical equipment and loud noises

 

This job description is subject to change based on the future needs of KTXL FOX40 and any technological changes.

Qualifications

Education and Experience:

- Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related field is desired

- 1-3 years experience in a working newsroom as either a producer, reporter or assignment editor

- Working knowledge of various social media and internet applications

 

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% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information, please visit www.tribunemedia.com

 

 

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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