Multiplatform Content Producer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 9/8/2020

Job Description

​KIII 3News has a great opportunity for a cutting-edge journalist to produce digital and TV content as a Multi-Platform Content Producer.

• You'll be part of the KIII digital team and help produce KIIITV.com, the KIII 3News app and KIII 3News social media.

• You'll work as the producer on one weekend morning TV shift weekly, providing engaging stories to our on-air audience.

• 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 digital audience.

• You'll help us share the latest stories with our audience as you report on all platforms from KIII's Digital Center.

 

​In this role, you will be responsible for the following duties:

• Developing, publishing and updating content KIIITV.com, the KIII app and our social media platforms.

• Preparing rundowns, booking guests and producing in the control booth for TV.

• Writing and reporting original content on air to highlight social media, digital and technology news.

• Researching, creating and integrating original and multiplatform 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 the newsroom staff to develop digital content opportunities.

• Understanding and achieving digital KPI goals on Chartbeat, CrowdTangle and Google Analytics​​

 

Job Requirements

​​• College degree in journalism, mass communications, marketing or related fields.

• At least one year of professional digital content production and newscast producing experience.

• Solid news background with newsroom experience under pressure.

• Demonstrated 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 results.

• Ability to work independently and multi-task confidently under tight deadlines.

• Experience working with digital content management and television line-producing systems. 

• Experience appearing on air as a news or digital reporter is a plus.

• 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. 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

KIII-TV, located in the beautiful coastal community of Corpus Christi, Texas, is a television station with a tradition of excellence, a heritage of strong journalism and a commitment of service to the people of South Texas.  For more than 50 years, our professional staff has earned us the trust and confidence of our viewers who stay tuned to our broadcasts and visit our website, www.kiiitv.com, for news about the events that impact their lives.   We are proud to be an ABC affiliate and the #1 station in South Texas!