FLORIDA TODAY, part of the USA TODAY NETWORK, a top global digital media company, which reaches more than 100 million people monthly through mobile & publishing properties, is looking for a proactive Digital Producer with a keen eye for editing and a strong understanding of audience.
This Digital Producer will work with the FLORIDATODAY.com desktop website, as well as mobile and tablet apps and social channels, to ensure our journalism is doing all it can to connect with our readers. Emphasis will be on ensuring that content is presented with deep links and video and that copy is clean, SEO-friendly and socialed with appropriate voice.
Here’s what we are looking for:
The ideal candidate will be proactive in growing FLORIDA TODAY readership and engagement. We’re looking for a digital journalist who has a passion for providing readers meaningful content that impact their lives.
The right candidate will understand digital publishing, metrics, social media, SEO and AP style and have strong copy-editing skills. Reporting and video-editing experience is a plus. If you use Snapchat and Instagram in your daily life, that’s a plus too.
You’ll sometimes be entrusted to make quick decisions and direct the flow of stories and video to best reach our audiences in a breaking news environment.
The producer will work closely with editors, reporters and videographers to optimize content across all topics — news, space industry, entertainment, sports and business — for all platforms, using a high level of news judgment and creativity. While this position is mostly digital, it will involve some work on daily and advance print sections.
The producer will also perform other tasks as assigned by editors.
Here’s what we have to offer:
- Competitive compensation
- Comprehensive Health, Dental and Vision coverage
- Life Insurance
- 401(K) Saving Plan
- Paid Time Off
- Paid Company Holidays
- Paid Time Off to Volunteer in the Community
- Employee Discount Program
- Tuition Reimbursement
About Brevard County, Florida: Brevard County, Florida, stretches along the Atlantic Coast of eastern Florida, about halfway between Miami and Jacksonville. Our county boasts 72 miles of beaches, great weather year-round and Kennedy Space Center, among many attractions. The Space Coast sees more rocket launches than any other place in the U.S.
About USA TODAY NETWORK: The USA TODAY NETWORK is the largest local to national media network in the country. Powered by integrated and award-winning news organizations with deep roots in 107 local communities, plus USA TODAY, the multiplatform news network informs and engages more than 100 million people every month through its diverse portfolio of digital, mobile, and publishing products. To connect with us, visit http://www.gannett.com/
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status.
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