Web Producer (8512)

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

KUTV, Utah's #1 news station, is seeking a Web Producer!

This position is an integral part of a fast-paced newsroom environment and responsible for getting breaking news and daily stories on KUTV.com as timely as possible. The Web Producer will edit, write, and manage news stories, photos, videos, live streaming and interactive content for all digital platforms, including KUTV.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 assignment desk and news producers as stories develop. You will be responsible for crafting engaging social media posts that will drive audience engagement and help bolster KUTV'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. Additional duties, as deemed appropriate for the role, to be assigned as needed.

Qualification:

  • Must be a self-starter
  • Have strong writing and editing abilities
  • Excellent project management and communication skills
  • The ability to meet short deadlines, multitask, and work well under pressure
  • Solid news judgment is key
  • Knowledge of AP style a plus
  • Computer skills
  • Strong understanding of web technologies
  • Professional-working knowledge of social media platforms and engagement are required
  • Microsoft Office and Adobe CS Suite skills needed
  • Video editing skills is a plus

Experience:

  • College degree in digital media, journalism, or communications strongly preferred
  • 2-3 years' of related experience preferred

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

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