News Producer / Digital Content

Job Description
Newscast Producer Skills:
  • Solid news judgment
  • Be a compelling and accurate writer
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Be able to multitask and manage time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment
  • Must also have strong leadership and communication skills
  • The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts
  • Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must
  • Must be proficient with newsroom systems, such as iNews 
When working as a digital content producer you will be responsible for getting breaking news and daily stories on WSET.com and our other digital properties as timely as possible.
 
Digital Content Producer Skills: 
  • The ability to edit, write, and manage news stories, photos, videos, live streaming and interactive content for all digital platforms, including WSET.com, mobile, social media and emerging technologies.
  • This position will also react to and post breaking news quickly and accurately and will keep in constant communication with the Digital Content Manager and news producers as stories develop.
  • You will be responsible for crafting engaging social media posts that will drive audience engagement and help bolster WSET’s digital presence.
  • As the Web Producer, you will consistently look for and create a diverse range of web content from a variety of sources.
  • In addition, you will work primarily with news but will also assist sales and marketing teams on additional web content needs.
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Knowledge of AP style is a plus.
  • Computer skills and a strong understanding of web technologies.
  • Professional-working knowledge of social media platforms and engagement are required. 
Additional duties, as deemed appropriate for the role, to be assigned as needed. 
Requirements:
Required Skillls:
  • Journalism degree preferred
  • Previous experience producing experience, for television or other digital platforms, is preferred 
When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. 
Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/
 
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