Digital Video Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 11/9/2019

Job Description

The TEGNA Central Content Team (CCT) is seeking a Digital Video Producer with strong storytelling and video editing skills. The right candidate will be able to identify, conceptualize and produce strong narrative video content. CCT Digital Video Producers are responsible for producing and distributing content across multiple platforms, including social, web, apps, broadcast and OTT while adhering to TEGNA’s high journalistic standards. This person should embrace change and be comfortable working on many different types of projects.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Produce engaging stories through video for use by TEGNA stations and TEGNA verticals such as HeartThreads
  • Work with digital content producers on  news coverage, broadcast-digital coordination and social listening
  • Implement best practices on HeartThreads digital and social platforms
  • Participate in TEGNA innovation projects and pilots
  • Use digital and social analytics to inform editorial decisions
  • Fill in as digital content producer when needed
  • Perform other tasks as required by the TEGNA Central Content Team

Job Requirements

  Here’s what you need: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, film or equivalent experience in the field
  • Two years’ experience working as a digital producer or digital journalist preferred
  • Experience producing videos for social platforms
  • Video production skills, knowledge of Adobe preferred
  • Basic graphics knowledge, motion graphics a plus
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and manage requests from various sources with an ability to work well with varied personalities within deadlines
  • Outstanding interpersonal, organizational and time-management skills
  • Sound news judgment and ability to work both autonomously and as a part of a team

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 62 television stations and four radio stations in 51 markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching over 38 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks Justice Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. 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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About Us

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 51 television stations and four radio stations in 43 markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching over 35 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks Justice Network and Quest that reach more than 87 million U.S. television homes. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.