Write and report lifestyle stories for the WKBN digital platforms. WKBN, the dominant local news outlet in the Youngstown, Ohio market, is looking for a digital reporter/producer/social media coordinator.
The ideal candidate should have the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. You will be tasked with responsibilities that cross various departments including sales, news, digital and marketing.
This person should be a strong writer that can help grow our stations’ industry-leading digital platforms. You will be a digital content creator for a variety of sales-oriented stories, local events and more. Your responsibilities include reporting, producing, and posting digital stories. The person in this position will be expected to interact with individuals from other businesses in a professional, confident manner.
Social media is a key part of this position. This creator will utilize social media to promote topical content and sales initiatives daily.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
• Report, write, produce, shoot and edit digital lifestyle/sales content
• Digital and broadcast marketing of our station brands via social media
• Appear as on-camera talent for digital stories and initiatives
• Multi-tasking, detail oriented, strong communicator
• Strong digital writing skills
• Must be able to interact in a team environment
• Working knowledge of Adobe Premiere
College degree preferred. Experience in television or similar field preferred but not required.
Work Environment/Physical Requirements:
Managerial stress dealing with deadlines and multiple projects.
Valid driver’s license
NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.
Apply online at http://www.wkbn.com/about-us/work-for-us
HOW TO APPLY
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