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— Openings at NBC-owned WMAQ-TV, Chicago: Digital/social media producer (Job #34103BR). For a complete job description, and to apply online, go to   EOE   (1/28)

— The H-F Chronicle (Flossmoor, IL) seeks stringers to cover Homewood and Flossmoor for a hyperlocal 24/7 online publication that also publishes a monthly newspaper; experience in covering government and meetings required; must be available to work nights. Three clips and resume to Patty Houlihan, public outreach mgr., at EOE   (2/1)

** WREX-TV, Rockford, IL seeks a social media and digital content manager who is passionate about winning breaking news, about providing content when and where people want it, about strong journalism and about community service; must be a leader/coach/hands-on social media expert, have solid news judgment, be an exceptional writer and have strong creativity/planning/leadership abilities; not just coding, but telling great and accurate stories. Work samples and resume to Josh Morgan, ND, WREX-TV, Box 530, Rockford, IL 61105 or e-mail (2/9)

— WAND-TV, Decatur, IL seeks an aggressive and dynamic Web and social media producer, who understands breaking news and engaging viewers on social media, can help the station expand its social-media footprint and multi-tasks well under deadline. Rush work samples and resume to Aaron Vogel, ND, at and to Morgan Trump, AND, at   (1/28)

— Neuhoff Media (Springfield, IL) seeks a sports reporter who can generate story ideas, gather information, produce and present local sports and feature stories for digital platforms, can provide timely sports information, can produce large volumes of video highlights and feature stories with an emphasis on high-quality storytelling, not mere highlights. Apply online at (2/9)

— WXOW-TV, La Crosse, WI seeks an energetic content producer who can manage the news product on several platforms, is a creative thinker, can produce material that is visually exciting and informative, is a strong writer, has solid news judgment, can adapt to a deadline-driven newsroom and can work a flexible schedule. Resume to Sean Dwyer, ND, by e-mail at (2/9)


— The Indianapolis (IN) Star seeks a digital director (Job #2368) who is talented and results-driven, has a passion for digital storytelling, can shape the paper’s strategic vision for digital growth and can help execute those strategies at the highest level. Apply online at (2/1)

— Openings at WTHR-TV, Indianapolis, IN: Digital executive producer (Job #3) who thinks multi-platform keeps all platforms timely/accurate/reliable and wants to work with the latest tools and technologies. Digital desk editor (Job #26) who can keep all platforms timely/accurate/reliable. Apply online at (1/19)

— The Lafayette (IN) Journal & Courier seeks a part-time weekend breaking news reporter (Job #3130) who can grow digital readership on weekends, an compete against reporters in other Lafayette media and in Indianapolis for stories, focuses on digital delivery but writing for print as well; must meet all deadlines and be error-free on a consistent basis. Apply online at (2/1)

— WDAF-TV, Kansas City, MO seeks an interactive content producer who knows AP style/html/CMS/Facebook/Twitter/Pinterest/Snapchat/Instagram/RSS/FTP/SEO/Google Analytics and can write next and create professional and engaging posts and videos.   Apply online at (1/13)

— KSHB-TV, Kansas City, MO seeks a seasoned/experienced/creative digital executive producer. Apply online at (1/27)

— Openings at the Springfield (MO) News-Leader: Digital producer (Job #3296) who is digital- and social media-savvy journalist, can make content publication-ready for mobile/desktop/print, can optimize across platforms and can help in breaking news situations. Apply online at (1/12)


** Openings at the Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal: Digital producer (Job #3451) who can touch and improve nearly every piece of journalism that the publication creates and can get it in front of readers no matter what platform they use; must use creativity and voice to make stories/videos/photos shine and has plenty of curiosity and energy. Sports photographer (Job #2640) who loves the challenge of creating heart-stopping highlights, fan-oriented hype videos and documentaries that people can’t stop watching; must understand the window sports provides into human emotion but can poke a little fun at an all-too-serious sports world. Apply online at (2/10)

— WHAS-TV, Louisville, KY seeks a digital content producer who can optimize/edit/post content, can manage content on all social platforms and can create and manage social media content that is current and engaging. Tape/DVD/online link, resume and references online to (1/27)

— KSTP-TV. St. Paul, MN seeks a digital reporter/writer/producer (Job #64-17) with two years of newspaper and/or digital writing experience who can establish and maintain credible news sources, can creatively display content, has a track record of sound news judgment, has initiative and hands-on determination to take digital posts from conception to publication under tight deadlines. Apply online at (1/27)

— Plastics News (Detroit, MI) seeks a Web producer (Job #17-0237) seeks a Web producer can take the lead on curating the publication’s home page and section pages; must be an active presence on social media channels so that the site can promote the most engaging/relevant/buzzworthy content. Apply online at   EOE   (2/1)


— The Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer seeks a digital producer (Job #2787) who can optimize/edit/post content, can manage content on all social platforms and can create and manage social media content that is current and engaging. Apply online at (2/1)

— WMC-TV, Memphis, TN seeks a digital content producer (Job #12826) whose specialty will be high-volume crime reporting with quick turnaround. Apply online at (1/27)

— The Omaha (NE) World-Herald seeks a photographer (visual journalist – Job #1659) who can shoot still photos, can assemble video packages, has an exceptional ability to shoot breaking news and sports that range from the College World Series to Husker football; apply online at (1/12)

— WOWT-TV, Omaha, NE seeks a digital content manager whose primary focus will be to develop and expand the station’s brand reach through emerging technologies and trends and broaden communication with its viewers in conjunction with its on-air product; the ideal candidate has an intense curiosity about the future of how viewers interact with each other, consume and engage with content and develop loyalty to brands. Online links and resume to the WOWT-TV HR Dept., 3501 Farnam St., Omaha, NE 68131, call (402) 346-6666. or apply online at (1/27)

— KTHV-TV, Little Rock, AR seeks a digital content producer who can optimize/edit/post content, can manage content on all social platforms and can create and manage social media content that is current and engaging. Tape/DVD/online link, resume and references to the KTHV-TV HR Dept., 720 Izard St., Little Rock, AR 72201 or apply online at   (1/14)

— NBC-owned KNBC-TV, Los Angeles, CA: Content producer (Job #38122) who can keep all platforms updated. For complete information, and to apply, go to (1/19)


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