PEP Digital Editor- NBC Sports Boston

Posted: 5/17/2018

Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


The Digital Editor is responsible for producing and publishing daily news content across all of NBC Sports Boston’s online digital platforms.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Work closely with newsroom staff and reporters to gather, edit, write, package and publish digital news content
• Coordinate with assignment desk, reporters and news staff to report breaking news across all digital platforms – website, mobile site, apps, alerts, newsletters, social media, etc.
• Use social media to quickly and effectively report news, find news sources, and engage our audience
• Work with social media editor to feature day’s best content



Basic Qualifications
  • Strong news and headline writing skills required; proficiency in AP writing style
  • Strong computer skills, including familiarity working with graphics software, specifically Adobe Photoshop
  • Experience working with a Content Management System (CMS) or web-publishing software (Drupal)
  • Proficient in use of social media networks
  • Must possess basic HTML knowledge

    Requirements
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule -- evenings, weekends & holidays as required.
  • Ability to multi-task and meet constant tight deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail

    Desired Characteristics
  • Experience working with newsroom software, show rundowns and scripts is a plus
  • Desire to work in a creative, demanding and competitive environment

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