Creative Digital Content Producer - KNBC

Posted: 6/19/2019

Location: Universal City, California
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Digital Marketing, Web Production
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


The NBC4 Creative team is looking for a motivated producer who can produce a weekly podcast, along with weekly social content. The ideal candidate will contribute to a culture of experimentation. In this role, you will produce best-in-class work that includes interview and discussion shows, compelling narratives and investigative deep dives. This is an amazing opportunity to surround yourself with well-sourced journalists in a newsroom that embraces investigative journalism and understands the importance of social media and multi-platform content.

Along with experience in podcast production, this position will also produce social media content two to three times a week, from inception to completion. This position will work very closely with our digital and broadcast news leads. This candidate must be versed in social platforms (Instagram, Facebook, Youtube).



Qualifications/ Requirements

  • A minimum of four years’ experience producing podcasts
  • Research experience
  • Expert storytelling and sound production skills
  • Awareness of industry best practices and innovations




    Eligibility Requirements

    • If interested, please upload a resume, cover letter and 250 words on a recent podcast episode you loved and why it worked and examples of your favorite social media content from different news sources. We look forward to reviewing your application.
    • Strong knowledge of production equipment (ie: cameras, lights, audio and editing)
    • Strong skills in Adobe Premiere Pro
    • Strong communication skills and ability to work effectively with members across multiple departments
    • Must be able to work flexible hours including weekends and evenings
    • Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA.
    • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
    • Must be 18 years of age
    • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered


    Desired

    • Multimedia production experience
    • Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent work history
    • Strong organizational skills, and ability to manage multiple priorities at one time
    • Calm under pressure
    • Creativity and outside of the box thinking
    • Must be detailed-oriented
    • Ability to adhere to and work under strict deadlines
    • Work to and meet strict deadlines often under pressure
    • Proactive and positive thinker, able to exercise good judgment
    • A competitive spirit and proactive work style
    • Use discretion and maintain confidential information
    • Owns tasks and drives through completion


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