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Digital Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WYFF4 is looking for a well-rounded Digital Editor who will be creating content for
its website, mobile products and social media platforms.  The successful
candidate will be an excellent storyteller and multi-tasker who can edit and
create content facing intense competition under constant deadline
pressure. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities:

Write/edit and publish breaking
news, daily news, sports, weather, and feature stories for the stations
website, mobile and social media pages.

Write compelling headlines

Work with Reporters and
Assignment Editors to ensure content is posted quickly and accurately

Work with Producers, Assignment
Editors and Managers to ensure cross promotion of content across all
platforms

Managing LIVE streams of
newscasts and breaking news

Consistently contribute ideas to
help grow the stations digital platforms

Other duties as required

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

Previous digital editing experience required.

Professional experience with nonlinear
editing software (Adobe Premiere or equivalent) required.

Requirements: 

Strong news and editorial judgment 

Excellent AP writing skills 

Basic knowledge of Photoshop and video editing 

Strong understanding of social media best practices 

Flexibility to work different shifts, holidays, etc. on short notice to cover a 24 hour news cycle 

Ability to work well in a multi-tasking environment with frequent interruptions, while paying close
attention to details 

Proficiency in Photoshop, HTML, CSS, Javascript, and other programming languages are a plus

Education:

College Degree in Journalism or related field or equivalent work experience 

HOW TO APPLY:

To Apply:
If you want to join Hearst Television, and be rewarded for your efforts, please submit your resume today on our careers website - http://careers.hearsttelevision.com

EOE  M/F/D/V

DEADLINE: 2016-06-26