Producer, News Promotion

Nexstar Broadcasting
New Haven
Jun 30, 2017
Jul 20, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
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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