Sr. Web Producer
Hearst NewspapersHouston, TX
Full Time Job
You will work with digital, editorial and consumer revenue leaders to develop strategy for Chronicle social media channels; monitor and analyze social media audience data and develop strategies for increasing engagement and referral traffic to HoustonChronicle.com and Chron.com. You will also create link posts and native content for platforms that amplify the Chronicle while helping to establish a more distinctive social media voice.
In addition, your role will involve working with digital project managers, editors & writers on innovative packages, storytelling, including social video that introduce the Chronicle to new audiences. You will need to have a multifaceted journalist skill set with the ability to write sharp, concise, clean social media copy with voice; shoot and edit video stories, Twitter threads and social media cards.
Qualified candidates will have 3 years experience in journalism, community outreach or information technology. Bachelors or Masters degree or equivalent experience, journalism focus preferred; exceptional social media and photo/video skills. Excellent communicator with a collaborative mindset and demonstrated proficiency driving audience engagement. Understanding of media ethics, command of digital metrics.