DESCRIPTION The Digital Content Producer is responsible for generating innovative and compelling story ideas, and writes, produces and potentially anchors content for web, mobile and over-the-top (OTT) video.
Key activities Brainstorms and pitches compelling and innovating story ideas
Writes compelling, well-researched digital video scripts as assigned
Gathers and verifies factual information regarding stories through interview, observation, and research.
Shoots video and still photos to illustrate stories.
Gives live reports from site of event or mobile broadcast unit.
Work cooperatively with photographer assigned to story, if one is assigned.
Report, write, capture quality visual content, edit and produce stories for multiple platforms on deadline
Produces digital video as assigned Writes headline and metadata suggestions for stories assigned
Assist in coverage of major news events and breaking news to ensure high-quality consistent coverage
Write and edit content to enhance coverage on all platforms
Responsible for content generation for niche verticals
Meets established deadlines Perform other duties as needed and directed
Education & Experience/Certifications
Bachelor\\\\\\\'s degree in relevant field preferred
Minimum 5 years experience
Previous video editing experience preferred
Skills & Abilities Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Professional contributor with ability to work with a team
Contributes to employees\\\\\\\' professional development, but does not have firing or hiring authority
May oversee the completion of projects or assignments, including planning, assigning, monitoring and reviewing progress and accuracy of work, evaluating results, etc.
May be responsible for entire projects or functions where general guidance and training of less experienced professional and/or support personnel are needed
Independently performs assignments with instruction limited to results expected
Mastery of the theories and applications of professional journalism
Advanced knowledge of organization\\\\\\\'s technologies and practices
Able to communicate in English
Ability to perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment