Nexstar Media Group

  • DIgital News Producer

    Requisition ID
    2018-2423
    Category
    News
    Job Locations
    US-TX-Wichita Falls
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Company Overview

    Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 169 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.9% of US television households, and a diversified, growing digital media operation.  Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC.  Learn more at www.nexstar.tv.

    Position Summary

    The Producer of Digital Content selects, creates and organizes stories for Texomashomepage.com primary website and all social media platforms.  This person is responsible for maintaining an aggressive strategy online and is committed to utilizing digital to draw people to our broadcast news products. 

    • The Producer / Digital Content understands how to drive web traffic including:
    • How digital content should be written and presented
    • What drives social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram
    • Excels at increasing followers and viewers and creates a product people in Texoma view as a go-to for the latest news, weather, information, culture and ideas
    • Can devise a multi-faceted strategy with the News Director to drive digital and integrate it successfully within our broadcasts
    • Utilizes our mobile application as a foundation to drive followers
    • Has superb news judgment
    • Is a leader in the newsroom
    • Understands how to get staff to create content for all platforms
    • Is interested in creating a newsroom of the future that is DIGITAL FIRST and works with broadcast / digital producers to execute that strategy
    • Can manage staff, utilize resources and handle scheduling staff assignments
    • Thinks long-term but is nimble enough to respond to breaking news with fresh ideas and present to followers in the optimal way
    • Can help set up systems and processes
    • Ensures the website and social media pages are accurate and clean

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Skills Required:
      • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience.
      • Fluency in English.
      • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
      • Minimum two years’ experience in news operations.
      • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
      • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
      • Flexibility to work any shift.

    Options

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed