Freelance Digital / Web Producer

New York
Sep 23, 2013
Oct 23, 2013
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Freelance Digital / Web Producer -
WABC-TV is looking for a Digital Producer. Candidate is a self-motivated, team player who is able to generate ideas and exercise good judgment. He or she would be flexible, resourceful, and have strong organizational/time management skills with a desire to grow technically.

Responsibilities include producing written copy, video and pictures, and managing placement of content on multiple platforms while growing audience engagement and interaction on television and online. Strong knowledge of web content management systems, and Facebook, Twitter, and other social media platforms. Working with social networks to create campaigns, create status updates for local stations and provide pictures to help promote the show on other channels. Create contests, generate ideas and web designs for web contests for the show.

Basic Qualifications: At least 2 years of website/social media experience. Television production experience is helpful.
Technical Skills
-Understanding/Experience using a Content Management Systems
-Final Cut Pro preferred
-Social Networks (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Google Plus)
-Experience building templates/sapplets
-Knowledge of HTML, CSS, Wordpress
Non-Technical Skills:
-Clear and effective written and verbal communication skills
-Excellent organizational and time management skills and the ability to multi-task.
-Deep Passion for entertainment news and social media
-Familiarity with web analytics tools and concepts
-Adherence to the highest standards of journalism

Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Broadcast Journalism and/or Public Relations

To Apply: Please log on to: and search for Requisition ID#134782. (Please also send a copy of your resume.

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. WABC-TV, an owned station of ABC, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer