Digital Media Producer - Philly Market

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Ref#: 31807
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Stations
Job Type: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance
Job Schedule: Part-Time
Job Location: Philadelphia, PA, US

About Us:
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).
Description:

CBSPhilly.com is seeking an experienced journalist to join our fast-paced news team as a Part-Time Digital Media Producer. This is an editorial position.

 

The ideal candidate will be able to manage breaking news coverage; report and write exclusive stories and cover developing stories. He or she should have excellent writing and copy editing skills and the ability to tell stories via all digital platforms- the website, apps, and social media.

 

Candidate should be able to identify trends and stories that can be produced for cbsphilly.com Candidates must be detail oriented and work well under pressure to meet demanding deadlines.


EXPECTATIONS


CBS Philadelphia digital media producers must possess a thorough understanding of online audience habits and audience acquisition strategies, including but not limited to:

 


• Strong journalistic skills including news judgment, research, writing and editing


• SEO strategies in building headlines, stories, galleries, multimedia posts, etc.


• Experience with multiple social media platforms on behalf of a brand or publication


Proven success driving traffic and brand through these platforms.


• Understanding of basic web analytics and how to apply them


• Ability to act as lead producer on shift covering multiple stories at any given time and    directing assistant producer on tasks to help


 

RESPONSIBILITIES



CBS Philadelphia Digital Media Producers are expected to apply the above concepts in the following parts of their job:


 


•   Developing original stories and content exclusively for cbphilly.com


•   Produce compelling multi-media news experiences for the digital consumer


•   Clear communication, teamwork, and attention to detail are essential.


•   Execute effective, company compliant messaging on Social


•   Program website section fronts to engage digital consumers.


•  Make sure all daily content production is optimized using SEO strategies





Qualifications:

2 + years prior experience in a newspaper, online, radio or television newsroom is a plus.

 

This job requires flexible hours, including weekends, holidays, early mornings and evenings.


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