Internet News & Social Media Producer

Location
Virginia Beach
Posted
Oct 01, 2012
Closes
Oct 31, 2012
Contact
Ms. CBN Employment
Duration
Full Time
CBN News is seeking to fill the position of Internet News & Social Media Producer. The ideal candidate for this position will possess a strong understanding of current events and be responsible for news and social media content for CBNNews.com. This position will provide creative, editorial support to advance the wide appeal of CBNNews.com and its affiliated ventures on the Internet and in the interactive, online world.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

• 2+ years of experience in news and social media producing – converging traditional television production with website news production and social media.
• Strong understanding of current events and Christian worldview in exercising news judgment under the pressure of multiple, daily deadlines.
• Ability to use both broadcast and print/Internet writing skills for content production.
• Knowledge of HTML, web-publishing protocol, Internet development, design and emerging technology.
• Strong English, spelling, literary, editorial, research and interviewing skills.
• Comprehensive knowledge of current AP writing style.
• Ability to learn new methods/technologies and implement them in relation to news and social media.
• Ability to be a newsroom leader in your area of expertise related to social media; and demonstrate initiative in fulfilling the goals of CBN and CBN News.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal skills with ability to build effective, strategic working relationships.
• Strong ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment with numerous daily deadlines.
• Ability to work a varied schedule with occasional travel
• Bachelor’s in communications or related media field desired

If you meet the listed qualifications, and are in agreement with CBN’s mission and purpose, please submit an application online by visiting www.cbn.com. Please include a video resume by DVD or provide an internet link. We are unable to give full consideration to resumes without applications.