5NEWS the CBS affiliate serving beautiful Northwest Arkansas and the River Valley has an immediate opening for a Digital Content Producer. The successful candidate will create news content for our website, mobile apps and all social media platforms.
We’re looking for a good writer who has excellent news judgment, and the ability to gauge what’s important to our local audience. Web producers must be able to gather information and write news stories accurately, clearly and quickly. Web producers also edit photos and manage live streams. Working knowledge of any non-linear video editing system and web publishing systems is preferred. Knowledge of Photoshop is also a plus.
• Write, produce and manage engaging content over a variety of digital platforms
• Lead breaking news coverage on all digital platforms
• Be able to handle high-pressure environment
• Manage deadlines
• Produce and publish slideshows, stories, videos and other interactive content
• Ability to gather information for news stories and coverage
• Must be willing to work weekends, unusual shifts and holidays
• Knowledge of AP writing style preferred
• Previous experience with CMS platforms a plus
• Previous experience with non-linear editing a plus
• Photoshop experience is preferred
Work Environment: Office
Physical Demands: Sedentary work
Travel: Rarely: less than 10%
Work Environment Set: Office: normally performed in a typical interior/office environment
Physical Demands Set: Sedentary work: Involves sitting most of the time; walking, lifting, bending, standing, etc.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.