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— CBS-owned WBBM-TV, Chicago seeks a per diem digital media producer (Job #26649) who has strong news judgment, can conduct research, is a strong news writer and copy editor, knows how to use SEO strategies when building headlines/stories/galleries/multimedia posts, can execute visual strategies, understands basic Web analytics and has a thorough understanding of online audience habits and acquisition strategies. Apply online at www.cbscorporation.com/careers EOE (5/24)
— 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE (6/10)
— WAND-TV, Decatur, IL seeks a superstar multimedia Web producer who is energetic, is a self-starter, has a finger on the community’s pulse, is creative and energetic, is willing to learn and will fit in with a close-knit team; apply to Aaron Vogel, ND, at email@example.com and Morgan Trump, AND, at firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE (6/1)
— WDJT/WMLW/WYTU-TV, Milwaukee, WI seek a digital content producer who can post digital and social media news content online, can write stories from press releases or from reporter information as stories break, can create slideshow, can stream video, meets all deadlines, can post to social media, can participate in big-event coverage, can take in feeds, and has good verbal/writing/editing skills in English and Spanish; apply online at http://www.Click2Apply.net/k2yjqnrxj4. EOE (6/8)
— Openings at WTHR-TV, Indianapolis, IN: Digital executive producer (Job #300SG) who can lead the station’s digital media team and can work with the broadcast team to assure success on all platforms; must see things at the macro level and be able to roll up the sleeves and be micro, reacting quickly and accurately to breaking news; must be innovative and capable to understanding and analyzing monthly statistical reports and other documentation. Digital desk editor (Job #300OI) who can supervise the team creating content for Web sites/mobile apps/social media/other platforms and channels, is a team player, can work with other managers to coordinate the daily digital news operation, is innovative, can evolve, can execute new ideas and strategies, is a self-starter, knows AP style/Facebook/Instagram/Twitter/Photoshop/Chartbeat/CSS/Google Analytics and has background with basic html. Apply online at www.dispatchbroadcast.com. (5/18)
— KCCI-TV, Des Moines, IA seeks a digital editor (Job #2025) who can create content for its mobile products, social media platforms and Web site; must be a good storyteller, multi-task well, create digital content under constant deadline pressure, write/edit/publish breaking news/daily news/sports/weather/feature stories, write compelling headlines, work with reporters and assignment editors to assure content is posted quickly and accurately and manage live streams; apply online at http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ShowJob/Id/1140436/Digital-Editor/. (5/18)
— KSHB-TV, Kansas City, MO seeks a digital content producer (Job #12976) who can write and produce stories for all platforms; must be able to take assignments, evaluate leads, gather and verify information, shoot video and stills, go live smoothly, edit video and packages and assist producers and online staff in preparing stories for air or multimedia platforms. Apply online at https://recruiting.adp.com/srccar/public/RTI.home?c=1060841&d=External#/. (5/18)
— The Detroit (MI) Free Press seeks a breaking news reporter who can deliver lightning-fast posts about breaking crime and public safety news and local politics, can drive online conversation, can report and write quickly/accurately/well, wants to get out of the newsroom and into the field where the news is happening, can shoot and edit breaking news video and stills, has solid news judgment and ethics, has an intuitive sense of what is important and interesting, has a good grasp of what drives interest on social media and has an enterprising spirit, high energy, deep curiosity and a collaborative and positive approach to work. Apply online at https://us851.dayforcehcm.com/CandidatePortal/en-US/gannett. (5/24)
— ideastream.com (Cleveland, OH) reporter/producer (see WCPN-FM listing under radio). (6/1)
— Openings at WBNS-TV, Columbus, OH: Creative and experienced digital executive producer (Job #200HH) who can lead the station’s digital media team and can work with the broadcast team to assure success on all platforms; must see things at the macro level and be able to roll up the sleeves and be micro, reacting quickly and accurately to breaking news; must be innovative and capable to understanding and analyzing monthly statistical reports and other documentation. Multiskilled journalist (Job #200FF) with 2-5 years experience who can work independently on story sources and ideas, can write captivating content, has the editing skills to tell great stories, can develop original ideas, can produce stories that are enterprising/unique/captivating and has an active social media presence. Apply online at www.dispatchbroadcast.com. (5/18)
** WKRN-TV, Nashville, TN seeks a part-time digital content producer (Job #4958) who can embrace a growing digital effort, can publish content, can write news and weather stories for digital platforms, can create photo galleries, can edit and clip video for online use and has strong journalism skills; background with html/Photoshop/Frankly CMS a plus. Apply online at https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/4958. (6/8)
— WMC-TV, Memphis, TN seeks a digital content producer (Job #2017-6643) who can embrace a growing digital effort, can publish content, can write news and weather stories for digital platforms, can create photo galleries, can edit and clip video for online use and has strong journalism skills; background with html/Photoshop/Frankly CMS a plus. Apply online at https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/6643/digital-content-producer/job. (6/1)
— Telemundo-owned KVEA-TV, Los Angeles, CA seeks a Web editor (Job #31998BR) with major market experience who is a strong writer, has good news judgment, can multitask in a high-pressure environment, knows major social media, can publish daily news and breaking content, knows AP style and non-linear editing and knows current events. Apply online at www.nbcunicareers.com. (6/10)
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