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WNEP-TV

TEGNA, Inc.

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WNEP TV Wilkes Barre

WNEP-TV, TEGNA’s ABC affiliate in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, has an immediate opening for a Digital Content Producer. Our digital content producers are innovative storytellers. The right candidate needs to be able to write, post and push news and breaking news to the web and digital platforms. The position also requires editing and posting videos to the web, social media and streaming platforms.

Responsibilities

  • Write and distribute original and breaking news content
  • Edit reporter stories for grammar, content and structure using AP style
  • Use creative production techniques like graphics and media (viewer pictures, UGC, etc.) to enhance stories
  • Capable of finding stories and creating engaging, native digital content
  • Write in an exciting, captivating and authentic manner
  • Research for facts and credibility
  • Use analytics and SEO tools, including Google Trends, in determining content creation and distribution
  • Perform other tasks as required by supervisor or executive producer

JOB EXPERIENCE

1-3 years


REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related field is desired
  • Minimum of 1-3 years of web production experience or similar experience in print or television newsrooms
  • Comfortable with working on a range of content management systems and expert in use of social media to promote and distribute news content
  • Ability to work professionally with station staff to put out the best possible digital product
  • Passion for the news, digital presentation and a commitment to fairness and accuracy
  • Curiosity about latest digital tools and a willingness to experiment with new ways to tell stories and reach a wider audience.
  • Know AP style as well as best web-production practices, including SEO, story packaging, and social media
  • Have a passion for and knowledge of web metric tools such as Google Analytics, and an ability to spot trends and identify opportunities.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

Benefits: 

TEGNA offers comprehensive benefits designed to safeguard the physical, mental and financial health of our employees and their families. TEGNA offers two medical plan options for full and part-time employees through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, as well as access to dental and eye care coverage; fertility, surrogacy and adoption assistance; disability and life insurance.

Our 401(k) program offers full, part-time and temporary employees the opportunity to contribute 1% – 80% of their pay on a pre-tax basis to TEGNA’s 401(k). Contributions made up to the first 4% of pay are eligible for a 100% match from the company and are 100% vested from day one.

Regardless of participation in TEGNA medical plans, ALL employees receive nine free virtual doctor’s appointments with a physician through Teladoc, and 12 annual therapy sessions with a licensed clinician for themselves and each of their family members through Spring Health.

TEGNA’s Paid Time Off (PTO) program begins with 15 days of PTO for full-time employees, and nine paid holidays. 

*Union employees should refer to their collective bargaining agreement for details specific to their benefits.

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 64 television stations in 51 U.S. markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 network affiliates in the top 25 markets among independent station groups, reaching approximately 39 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks True Crime Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, digital and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit http://www.TEGNA.com.

EEO statement:

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, hiring and developing individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences to add to our collaborative culture. We value and consider applications from all qualified candidates without regard to actual or perceived race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, family responsibilities, disability, medical condition, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, military or veteran status, citizenship status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law. TEGNA will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with applicable law. If you are in need of an accommodation in order to submit your application, please email [email protected] 

 

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