Producer, News Promotion

Recruiter
Nexstar Broadcasting
Location
New Haven
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 30, 2017
Closes
Jul 20, 2017
Role
IT
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Marketing Writer/Producer

Job Description:

WTNH News 8 & WCTX MyTV9, Connecticut's ABC and MyNetworkTV affiliate, is seeking a creative, motivated, team-first Marketing Writer/Producer to create visually compelling content for the stations. As part of the News 8 team, the primary goal of this person is to build the stations on-air viewership and increase usage of digital and social platforms.

Primary Duties:

* Write promotion copy, edit and shoot video for the station's various platforms.

* Help develop and execute multi-platform initiatives.

* Write and produce ads/posts for the station's digital properties and social media outlets.

* Attend station events and create/gather content for posting on digital and social.

* Oversee projects from the planning stages through execution.

Job Requirements:

* Knowledge of ? and proven experienced with ? broadcast and digital media platforms including online, mobile and social.

* Proficiency with DSLR cameras.

* Proficiency with editing software, including Avid or Adobe Premiere..

* Successful track record of detailed project-management and follow-through, with the ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines.

* Must be a team player with strong communication skills.

* Must be able to work flexible hours which may include some nights and weekends.

* Ability to create high-impact work that cuts through the clutter.

* B.S. or B.A. with 2+ years of related experience preferred.

Reports to: Director, Marketing & Digital Media

Link to Resume Reel or Portfolio samples must be included with application.

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