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Web Producer, Per Diem

Publication or Company 
Industry  Entertainment, Internet/Online/New Media, TV/Cable
Job Duration Freelance
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements RESPONSIBILITIES
•Promote PIX content to other news sites and aggregators to help grow our audience.
•Identify opportunities to match PIX videos with content on other news sites
•Socialize PIX content through expert use of social media and familiarity with the latest and emerging tools and techniques
•Manage and develop content partnerships with newspapers, news sites and TV stations to promote the use of PIX11 video outside the website
•Spot viral and trending stories and create content – stories, videos – to respond in an intelligent and timely fashion
•Find raw video and other visual content that has the potential to go viral
•Create unique web content – videos, Google Hangouts, Vines, etc.
•Cover breaking news and ensure site has latest updates on key stories
•Be a champion for best web journalism practices and a coach to the staff on producing better web content and socializing it with greater impact
•Oversee content moderation on the website
•Produce periodic special enterprise projects with a focus on local news
•Have a passion for and knowledge of web metric tools such as Google Analytics, and an ability to spot trends and identify opportunities for PIX11.com



BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
* Minimum of 2-3 years of
web production experience or similar experience in print or television
newsrooms

* Comfortable with working on a range of content
management systems and expert in use of social media to promote and distribute
news content

* Ability to work professionally with station staff
to put out the best possible digital product

* Passion for the news and digital presentation, and
a commitment to fairness and accuracy in the pursuit of the best digital
product possible

* Curiosity about latest digital tools and a
willingness to experiment with new ways to tell stories and reach a wider
audience
About Our Company WPIX-TV Channel 11 (PIX11) is looking for a passionate, talented and hard-working web producer to oversee the promotion, socialization and creation of unique web content for PIX11.com. The producer would also manage and develop partnerships with newspapers, news sites and TV stations in New York and elsewhere to promote PIX video content.