Multi-Platform News Producer

Columbia, SC
Posted: 2019-07-18

Description:

We are looking for a 21st century journalist ready to redefine the way local news is covered.

Now is your chance to be part of S.C Television Station of the Year’s groundbreaking team!  You can be part of the WLTX team and help tell your local community’s stories! We need someone who can find the best stories to tell across all platforms! The right person will be equipped to do it all: discover stories; write, shoot and edit them for all platforms: TV, web and social.

About TEGNA
TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 47 television stations and two radio stations in 39 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 35 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA delivers results for advertisers through unparalleled and innovative solutions including OTT local advertising network Premion, centralized marketing resource Hatch, and G/O Digital, a one-stop shop for local businesses to connect with consumers through digital marketing. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

 

Responsibilities:

The candidate must possess excellent communication and organizational skills; must work well under pressure, within a team environment and?have the ability, desire, and passion to create new ways to tell exciting and engaging stories on air and on-line.

Responsibilities

Discover and cover stories impacting local communities.
Research local stories to share with viewers and generate into stories online and across social media.
Shoot and Edit news and feature stories, voiceovers, teases, and other video elements for live shows, pre-taped specials and online as needed.
Maintain a current, engaging, and vibrant community web and social presence. This includes, but is not limited to, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat and any other emerging social platforms. Experience curating groups is a plus!
Create platform-specific videos for the above-mentioned social sites. This includes social videos, Instagram Stories and on-platform videos.
Produce for broadcast newscasts
Interact and encourage/solicit User Generated Content for use on-line and on-air

 

Contact:

To apply, please visit: TEGNA.com

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

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