Website WGCL-TV

Category:
News

Position/Title:
Content Producer – Desk Focus

Details:
CBS46, aka WGCL-TV, a Meredith station, has an opening for a Content Producer (CP). The Content Producer assists with the daily flow of news to the newsroom for appropriate coverage both on-air and on the station’s digital platforms. The CP gathers meaningful news information from various sources. They also generate story idea, discern credible news tips, schedule news crews and take in live feeds. The CP is also responsible for creating content that is aligned with and enhances the station brand. The CP is also responsible for publishing content on multiple digital platforms, including mobile and online and social networks.

 

This person should have solid news judgment, a sound grasp of online journalism, and a sense of urgency for breaking news. This is a high-pressure, deadline-focused position, which requires a self-starter, who is flexible and has the ability to multitask.

This specific role will have an assignment desk focus. Candidate must have flexibility with shift. Right now, this position is scheduled nightside (2:30p-11:30p).

Essential Job Functions Weight % Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results

30% Answering phones, discerning news tips, gathering information and dispensing that information to the newsroom.

30% Posting content, including stories, videos and pictures, to the station’s digital platforms, while complying with digital publishing standards, including AP Style guidelines and in-house style guidelines.

20% Monitors news sources to ensure news is being appropriately covered.

10% Interacts with internal and external peers and/or manager to exchange information related to assigned tasks.

10% Taking in live feeds and coordinating interviews.

100%

 

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
7/21/2021

Closing Date:
8/21/2021

City:
Atlanta – 30318

State:
Georgia

URL:
https://meredith.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/EXT/job/Georgia-Atlanta-WGCL/Content-Producer_JR10344

Experience:
At least two years working in a major market newsroom. Experience using a content management system (CMS).

Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Strong editorial skills and working knowledge of AP Style. Knowledge of content management systems (CMSs), HTML, CSS, Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Avid and iNews are preferred.

% Travel Required (Approximate): 10%

 

Requirements:
Education: Bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism or related field, or equivalent training and/or experience.

 

Additional Information:
JR10344

Contact:
We are always on the lookout for bright, creative talent to be part of the Meredith team.
Visit us today at:

http://www.meredith.com/viewjobopenings

Apply Online URL:
https://meredith.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/EXT/job/Georgia-Atlanta-WGCL/Content-Producer_JR10344

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