News / Digital Content Producer
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ABC 13 WSET-TV has an immediate opening for a weekend evening newscast producer and weekday digital content producer. When working as a weekend evening news producer, you will determine the content and flow of newscasts and work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our website. 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.
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
- A Journalism degree is preferred
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
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/
When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. If you do not have a link to your work, please apply online and then send a non-returnable DVD of a recent newscast to:
WSET-TV ABC 13
Attn: News Director
2320 Langhorne Road
Lynchburg, VA 24501