11414 West Center Road, Suite 342
Omaha, NE 68144
Phone: 402-933-5995
Fax: 402-933-0059
E-mail: jim@ne-ba.org

Broadcast Careers: KETV, Omaha - Digital Editor

 

Category:
Media - Journalism

Position/Title:
Digital Editor

Details:

KETV-TV is looking for a well-rounded Digital Editor who will be creating copy and video elements 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. 

 

Job 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
  • Develop and edit text-overlay and other kinds of video reports
  • Develop strategies for social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat
  • 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

Experience Requirements:

  • ·  Previous digital editing experience required
  • ·  Professional experience with nonlinear editing software (Adobe Premiere or equivalent) required.

 

Qualifications 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
  •  Military training from Defense Information School with experience will be considered 

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
11/26/2018

Closing Date:
12/26/2018

City:
Omaha - 68108

State:
Nebraska

URL:
https://hearst.referrals.selectminds.com/television/jobs/digital-editor-4549

Contact:
Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply. EOE

 

Apply Online URL:
https://hearst.referrals.selectminds.com/television/jobs/digital-editor-4549

 


Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

11/26/18

 

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