Promoting and Advocating for the Broadcasters of Nevada, While Serving the Public

Nevada Broadcasters Association
Category:
Media – Journalism – Newspaper
Position/Title:
Digital Content Producer
Details:
News 3 Las Vegas has an immediate opening for a creative Digital Content Producer! In this role, you will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our (morning, evening) newscasts as well as working closely with the Executive Producer, Director, and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content.
Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
1/7/2022
Closing Date:
3/8/2022
City:
Las Vegas
State:
Nevada
Requirements:

KSNV has an immediate opening for a creative Digital Content Producer! In this role, you will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our (morning, evening, or weekend) newscasts, as well as working closely with the Executive Producer, Director, and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content. You will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our website. The ideal candidate will have solid news judgment, be a compelling and accurate writer, and be able to multitask and manage their time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. The candidate must have at least 1-2 years of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station.

Required Skills:

  • Previous experience as a web writer, web editor is strongly encouraged
  • Experience in a newsroom setting on the Assignment Desk is also preferred
  • An understanding of Sinclair Storyline or a similar CMS
  • Commitment to journalistic standards of ethics and accuracy. This includes, but is not limited to, AP-style writing, attention to grammar, and a sense of urgency when breaking news happens.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with reporters, management, and online viewers
  • Advanced computer knowledge and an understanding of HTML/CSS coding
  • General knowledge and interest in local, national, and world news
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines for both the assignment desk and the website
  • Expert understanding of Facebook, Twitter, and emerging social media
  • College degree preferred

Required Experience:

  • Updating and maintaining News3LV.com and the CW page
  • Keeping Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other social platforms updated throughout the day
  • Editing and posting relevant materials from reporters and producers onto the website
  • Creating web-based content from materials gathered by photographers and reporters
  • Gathering news affecting the community
  • Preparing story items for presentation in the newscasts
  • Assisting in the efficient operation of the assignment desk
  • Listening and responding to scanner traffic

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

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group
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Post Date: January 10, 2022
Closing Date: March 8, 2022