Digital Content Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 5/19/2019

Job Description

Want the opportunity to produce great digital content that’s seen from coast to coast? TEGNA Media is looking for a news-hungry, social-savvy, data-driven producer with strong storytelling skills and a mobile-first mindset to join our Central Content Team, which publishes national and trending content for TEGNA’s 41 stations. The Digital Content Producer will maintain the top stories of the day and create and curate sharable content for TEGNA stations. This person should react quickly to breaking news and social trends and actively listen to the content needs of our larger group. This position is based at WUSA in Washington, D.C.

In this role, you will:

  • React quickly to breaking news and trends
  • Maintain a daily budget of top national and trending stories
  • Author engaging short and long-form articles
  • Use social listening and SEO trends to discover unique stories
  • Create and edit made-for-platform videos
  • Use data/social analytics to inform content decisions
  • Produce social posts for station branded pages
  • Execute multi-platform content plans for major events and projects
  • Manage and curate third party content
  • Help stations find and share the best content across TEGNA

Job Requirements

Here’s what you need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications or equivalent experience in the field
  • 2-3 years in digital journalism preferred
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Fluency with digital/social analytics tools
  • Previous experience with online CMS (WordPress, BlogSpot, Wix, etc)
  • Basic HTML knowledge
  • Solid editorial and social media judgement
  • Basic image and video editing skills strongly preferred
  • Ability to work outside of normal business hours 

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About TEGNA
TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 47 television stations and two radio stations in 39 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 35 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA delivers results for advertisers through unparalleled and innovative solutions including OTT local advertising network Premion, centralized marketing resource Hatch, and G/O Digital, a one-stop shop for local businesses to connect with consumers through digital marketing. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

 

 

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TEGNA, Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.