Senior Digital Producer
KGO-TVSan Francisco, CA
Full Time Job
Job Opening: Senior Digital Producer Date Posted 9/11/19
Walt Disney Television, the ABC Owned Television Station in San Francisco, is looking for a dynamic, tech-savvy lead producer to join our digital management team. The Senior Digital Content Producer reports directly to the Executive Producer of Digital and works with the Director of Content Strategy and Director of Content Innovation to determine and execute strategy for all digital platforms.
Candidates must have experience working and multitasking in a high-pressure content creation environment. Strong editorial skills and quick decision-making are critical. Thorough knowledge and experience publishing and promoting content on major social media platforms are also required. Working knowledge of web analytics and social media metrics, and knowledge of the ENPS news system are both helpful for your candidacy.
Key responsibilities include: assisting in supervision of the digital team; overseeing the quality of daily digital and social media content; timely reporting of breaking local and national news; working with broadcast writers, producers, managers and the assignment desk to coordinate short-term and long-term content coverage; site troubleshooting and overall stewardship of the editorial standards for all ABC7's digital platforms.
1. Applicant must possess strong news writing and copy-editing skills; strong computer and typing skills; solid knowledge of basic HTML; and familiarity with image and video editing software. All applicants will be given timed writing tests which include story, headline and social media writing tests.
2. Three plus (3 ) years' experience working in a digital news environment.
3. Preferred: Managerial experience in a high-paced, deadline driven content creation environment.
NOTE: This position may require working night, weekend, and holiday shifts.
You must include a cover letter and at least two writing samples to be considered for the position.
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
About Walt Disney Television:
Walt Disney Television (WDT) redefines the future of media and entertainment. Delivering compelling creative, great storytelling, ground-breaking technology, high-impact marketing and innovative distribution, WDT offers multiple opportunities to build a career that supports entertaining and informing the world. A key unit of The Walt Disney Company, one of the world's most admired vertically integrated media enterprises, WDT includes global live action and animation entertainment, news, owned television stations, and radio. If you've got a passion to join our team of talented professionals we want to hear your story.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney's stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with KGO Television, Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Walt Disney Television.
KGO Television, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.