WKBN-TV in Youngstown, Ohio is looking for a full-time Multimedia Production Associate. The ideal candidate will have a desire to work in a multi-tasking environment. Must have the ability to work closely with the digital and television teams.
Job requirements include:
Strong writing skills and knowledge of AP style. All applicants will be given a writing test.
Excellent written and verbal communication, including strong editing, grammar and proofreading skills.
An interest in digital journalism and the ability to write copy that engages the reader.
Understanding of social media and its relationship with content and news analytics.
A capacity to manage multiple projects simultaneously and maintain flexibility with shifting responsibilities.
The ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
Calm demeanor and positive attitude under pressure.
Computer skills required. Photoshop and WordPress experience a plus.
Flexible hours required, including mornings, nights, weekends and holidays.
Additional duties: Operate various equipment (cameras, graphics) during newscasts/media production.
Work Environment/Physical Requirements: High stress environment with deadline pressures.
Education/Experience: High School Diploma. Journalism degree preferred. Experience in television, film, or post-production preferred but not required.
NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.
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Apply online at http://www.wkbn.com/about-us/work-for-us