Content & Video Specialist for Connecting Vets (WJFK-AM)

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Ref#: 29495
CBS Business Unit: CBS Local Digital Media
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: Washington, DC, US

About Us:
CBS RADIO is one of the largest major-market broadcast media operators in the United States and the undisputed leader in news and sports radio. Producing original audio and video content, live events and exclusive programming broadcast via on-air, online and mobile platforms, CBS RADIO reaches more than 72 million consumers nationwide each week. As a part of CBS Corporation, the division owns and operates 117 radio stations in 26 markets – including the top 10 as ranked by Nielsen Audio – as well as an extensive array of digital assets. CBS RADIO distributes its programming via AM, FM and HD Radio stations, Radio.com and CBS Local Digital Media apps, making engaging with audiences easier than ever before. For more information, please visit www.cbsradio.com.
Description:
CBS Radio's ConnectingVets.com seeks a multi-media journalist who specializes in storytelling through video and motion graphics.  This self-starter will work alongside a talented group of veterans in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment.  This is a hands-on position that spans every aspect of modern journalism, combining text, images, sound, video and graphics to produce interesting and compelling stories.

Job Duties Include:

- Finding, brainstorming and producing compelling visuals to complement our best content of the day in collaboration with a team of multi-media content specialists.

- Storytelling through production and editing of original video and graphics.

- Understanding how to leverage social platforms - including YouTube and Facebook - to grow, reach and engage.

- Tracking video performance using analytic tools and then using this data to make informed decisions about workflow.

Qualifications:

Qualifications:

- 3 to 5 years' editorial storytelling experience required.

- Strong ability to tell stories in new visual ways, using emerging platforms.

- Proficiency with industry leading software.

- Journalistic chops to make sense of complex news stories and the talent to write or produce them in a fair, clear, concise, and lively manner.

- Thrives under constant deadline pressure.

- Familiarity with the culture, needs, and sensibilities of active military and veterans.

- Bachelor's degree or those with relevant military experience.

- Flexible schedule




EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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