WACH Fox News has an immediate opening for a creative Digital Content Producer. In this role, you will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our digital content. You will also work closely with the
other Digital Content Producer on the website and social media pages. As the Digital Content Producer, you will work with management and staff to develop content for our web site, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages. The ideal candidate will have solid news judgment, be a compelling and accurate writer, and be able to multitask and manage their time in order to keep our digital platforms updated.
• Updating and maintaining WACH.com page
• Keeping Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other social platforms updated throughout the day
• Editing and posting relevant materials from reporters and producers onto the website
• Creating web-based content from materials gathered by photographers and reporters
• Gathering news affecting the community
• Assisting in the efficient operation of the assignment desk
• Listening and responding to scanner traffic
• Previous experience as a web writer or web editor is strongly encouraged
• Experience in a newsroom setting on the assignment desk is preferred
• Commitment to journalistic standards of ethics and accuracy. This includes, but is not limited to, AP style writing, attention to grammar, and a sense of urgency when breaking news happens
• Ability to communicate effectively with reporters, management, and online viewers
• General knowledge and interest in local, national, and world news
• Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines for both the assignment desk and website
• Expert understanding of Facebook, Twitter, and emerging social media
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gx3my1-35-170-64-36-42 in your application.