EDITOR/WEB CONTENT PRODUCER
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 10/17/2019

Job Description

Job Description 

 

WNEP-TV, the ABC affiliate in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, Pa. has an immediate opening for a part-time Video Coordinator/News Editor/Web Content Producer.  Our web content producers are innovative story tellers.  The right candidate needs to be able to write, post and push news and breaking news to the web and digital platforms.  The position also requires editing news stories for broadcast and digital platforms.

Responsibilities 

  • Edit video and oversee show editing
  • Take video feeds from field crews and bureaus
  • Pull file video for shows or crews
  • Communicate with producers and desk about video and script information
  • Download video from ABC and CNN for use in newscasts
  • Delegate scripts to photographers in house
  • Post news stories and videos to wnep.com and all digital platforms
  • Post and push breaking news alerts​

 

Job Requirements

Requirements 

  • Experience with non-linear editing such as Final Cut Pro X something similar, and general knowledge of newsroom workflow
  • Bachelor's degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • Ability to work well under extreme pressure and time deadlines
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Position requires a valid driver's license.
  • Minimum of 1-3 years of web production experience or similar experience in print or television newsrooms
  • Knowledge of AP style writing as well as best web-production practices, including search engine optimization, story packaging, and social media​

About TEGNA

 

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 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 30 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 also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. 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.

 

Job Snapshot

About Us

WNEP-TV is the ABC affiliate in Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania.  The station’s iconic “Newswatch 16” brand is the dominant news leader in the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre/Hazleton Television Market, one of the largest coverage areas east of the Mississippi River.  It airs some of the nation's highest-rated newscasts.  The station also produces and airs a weekly Home and Backyard and Pennsylvania Outdoor Life program.  The station’s website, WNEP.COM and its digital platforms also dominate the market.  Residents of the Keystone State know that WNEP-TV is “Proud to Serve" all of Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania!