• Producer, Digital

    Location US-WA-Seattle
    Posted Date 2 months ago(9/7/2018 12:24 PM)
    Job ID
    News Writers/Producers
  • Overview

    Digital producer

    KCPQ-TV, the FOX affiliate in Seattle, is searching for a dynamic and engaging social and digital media producer to innovate on a daily basis.

    We are searching for both a rock-solid journalist and a rock-star social-media expert who brings creativity, authenticity and accuracy to every step of the digital storytelling process.

    You’ll need the writing and news chops to produce a strong story, the creativity to sell it to our customers across each of our digital channels, and the savvy to know which platforms to use when.


    We need someone who understands the products and the platforms and uses them authentically on a daily basis. But we also need someone who lives and breathes local news.

    We’re a tight-knit team who works very closely with the rest of the newsroom, so people skills are an absolute must.





                    -Minimum 5 years journalism experience.

                    -Minimum 3 years digital/social experience.

                    -TV background appreciated but not required. Newspaper and radio journalists are encouraged to apply.

                    -Strong digital writer, with working knowledge of AP style.

                    -Experience with Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Pinterest, Twitter.

      -Enthusiasm for rapidly adapting to emerging platforms.

                    -Video storytelling (creation, production, publishing, Facebook Live) experience.

                    -Understanding of digital/social metrics and how to a build strategy based on them.

                    -Proven track record of past success.

                    -Strong desire to win on all platforms and in all strategic metrics.

      -Sports journalism knowledge/experience is a plus.


    Equal Opportunity Employer



    Company Info

    Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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