Digital Content Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 1/10/2020

Job Description

First Coast News, WTLV/WJXX, the TEGNA Media NBC/ABC duopoly in Jacksonville, has an excellent opportunity for a cutting-edge journalist to explore and innovate as a Digital Content Producer. We’re looking for someone with ambition who can demonstrate a strong skill set of digital skills to help us engage our audience. 

  • You'll be part of the First Coast News newsroom helping produce firstcoastnews.com, the FCN app and FCN social media.
  • You'll use your nose for news and interest in local happenings to create engaging content for all platforms.
  • You'll spread your creative wings and work on great stories, videos and slideshows to engage our audience.
  • In this role, you will be responsible for the following duties:
  • Developing, publishing and updating content for firstcoastnews.com, the FCN app and our social media platforms.
  • Writing and reporting original content to highlight social media, digital and technology news.
  • Researching, creating and integrating original and repurposed content, including text, images, video and social media. 
  • Writing and producing breaking news stories and launching live streams for web and social platforms.
  • Participating in news meetings and working with news staff to develop digital content opportunities.

Job Requirements

JOB REQUIREMENTS: 

  • College degree in journalism, mass communications or marketing preferred.
  • At least two years of professional digital content production experience preferred.
  • Solid digital news background with experience covering breaking news.
  • Demonstrate ability to reach the audience with engaging headlines and social media posts.
  • Strong understanding of AP Style, including ability to rapidly edit and/or rewrite stories.
  • Highly motivated individual with creative and aggressive approach to driving digital results.
  • Ability to work independently and multi-task confidently under tight deadlines.
  • Experience working with a digital content management system preferred.
  • Experience with editing in Photoshop and Final Cut preferred.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holiday shifts. 

 

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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Job Snapshot

About Us

First Coast News(FCN), WTLV /WJXX, a duopoly combining the powers of the ABC and NBC networks, is committed to being “First For You.”  On a daily basis we demonstrate through consumer advocacy, targeted station projects, a dedicated sales force, and strong marketing our ability to put the needs of viewers first.   First Coast News takes the news of the day a step further to impact the lives of people where they need it most, finding elements of a story that relates to everyone.  FCN is a voice for the voiceless and holds those in power accountable. We want to make our community a better place.

Why live on the First Coast? The First Coast is a very unique area.  From the beauty of Amelia Island, to the historic culture of St. Augustine, to Jacksonville itself, with its thriving beach communities, there’s so much to offer.  There are numerous outdoor activities, the NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars and beautiful beaches to enjoy year-round.