Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 169 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.9% of US television households, and a diversified, growing digital media operation. Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC. Learn more at www.nexstar.tv.
KNWA/FOX24 is seeking a social-savvy journalist and strategist to lead our audience development and engagement efforts. In this role you will create and edit original content and also collaborate with other members of our news team, both on-air and behind-the-scenes, to produce and share great social media content, increase engagement and develop tactics and strategies to grow our audience on all platforms.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Requirements and Skills:
Bachelor’s degree in Communication/Journalism or related degree preferred. Two (2) years minimum experience as a digital news producer or digital journalist preferred. Experience in writing, producing and editing content on a desktop or mobile editing system.
Work Environment/Mental/Physical Requirements:
High stress office environment with deadline pressures. Position will require you to prioritize tasks and multitask daily, and well as manage multiple projects simultaneously with frequent change in direction and priority. Schedule may vary based on breaking news and/or daily news coverage requirements.
You must be willing and able to work outside of normal business hours, including holidays, early mornings, nights, overnights, and weekends.
The Social Media Producer must be able to stand, sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. In addition, the Social Media Producer must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 25 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.
KNWA/FOX24 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, all qualified applicants are encouraged to apply. A satisfactory pre-employment background check will be required.
NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.