Digital Media Producer - NBC 7 San Diego
Location: San Diego, California
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Digital Marketing, Web Production
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive
Gather, edit, package and publish local news content – focusing on (but not limited to) News, Weather and Traffic – on NBC7.comWrite text articles, create and publish video clips and edit image galleries according to the local editorial “voice”Program key-related index pages for editorial impact, audience appeal, and timelinessGather and package relevant content around key stories from a range of external sources and feeds and content typesExecute all publishing workflows for video, images, and text including publishing to social media platforms.Enforce editorial style guides, standards, and practicesParticipate in efforts to hit aggressive daily benchmarks for the volume and frequency of local content publication
The Digital Media Producer plays a major role in the day-to-day execution of NBC 7 San Diego’s digital news strategy, working with other local digital staff to ensure the offering is consistently up-to-the-minute, differentiated, impactful and relevant to a new generation of local users. The role combines acute attention to detail, rapid response, editorial judgment and flair, and consistent day-to-day execution and project-management responsibilities within a 24/7 news-gathering operation.
Ability to react decisively to breaking news
Ability to write succinctly and with flair
Ability to work on multiple tasks and stories simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
Must be quick to react to breaking news, updating the news as stories evolve and writing intros and ledes to video online content
Ability to work in a team and across all departments and locations, ensuring digital formats that are 100% accurate without typos or errors
Experience working with social media, marketing products, using social networking sites or creating content that lives on such sites
Experience working in content management systems
At least 2 years experience working in print, online or television news in a medium to large-sized market
Demonstrated knowledge of AP Style writing and guidelines
Additional Job Requirements
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
Must be willing to work in San Diego
Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
Must have the ability to work any of a 24/7 shift
Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume
Excellent news instincts
Flexible, with a willingness to undertake shift work associated with working for a 24/7 news operation.
Knowledge of San Diego city and regions
Proficient in Social Media platforms, such as Snapchat, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc.
Proficient with Adobe Photoshop Elements and Edius
Ability to use data visualization as storytelling tool a plus
Experience with INews, Clickability, Social Flow, and Stratus systems a plus
Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus
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