Digital Producer - New Multi-platform Local Entertainment Network
Altice USA is one of the largest broadband communications and video services providers in the United States. We are a subsidiary of Altice NV, a convergent global leader in telecom, content, media, entertainment and advertising founded in 2001 by entrepreneur Patrick Drahi. We are driven by a philosophy to always challenge ourselves. We question everything so that we can find the best way forward for our customers. And in a world where continuous innovation is the only way forward, we are redefining the vision we have for our customers, enterprises, advertisers - and our people.
Altice USA is looking to build a strong creative team to support the launch and ongoing programming of an exciting new multi-platform Network aimed at delivering original local content centered on food, entertainment and lifestyle.
The Digital Producer will play a major role in the day-to-day execution of online, social media and TV strategies, working to ensure the content is consistently updated and impactful to our viewers. The Digital Producer will work with the management team to ensure the content is produced well, updated daily and optimized to reach and engage with as many viewers as possible. This role is responsible for driving consumer/Network interaction (eg: polls, content suggestions, possible consumer content submissions). The role combines acute attention to detail, judgment, the ability to repurpose supplied content (News 12, Optimum Channel) quickly and creatively. In addition, the Digital Producer will write, produce and manage entertainment/event banners across the tri-state region. Banners shall incorporate supplied graphics to create modern, elegant, informative and entertaining hyper-local infobar content and contribute to the maintenance of overall station appearance standards. The Digital Producer will have strong knowledge on food and entertainment trends, locally and nationally, and shall assist with the creation of Network content, working cross disciplines. This person will also help with edit sessions, researching, compiling and sharing data on entertainment/lifestyle activities (things to do, places to go, to eat, etc.), assist with publishing stories/data to the app and website and be capable of learning related systems and technologies.
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience preferred.
- Minimum of one year experience in digital writing and producing.
- Must be able to demonstrate exceptional copywriting ability and possess excellent spelling and proofreading skills.
- Knowledge of Ross, Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, Photoshop and After Effects is a plus.
- The ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines is required.
- A strong knowledge of local communities and events is a plus.
- Proven ability to work with all levels of management and meet deadlines.
- Flexible schedule with ability to work nights, weekends and holidays.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet and maintain a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.