11Alive, Tegna Company's NBC affiliate in Atlanta, is looking for a multi-platform Producer to help redefine the way local news is covered. We're looking for self-starting journalists with proven reputations who are eager to discover the next big story. Our ideal candidates want to take what used to be known as the assignment desk to the next level. Ideally, this candidate would have great people skills, knowledge of the metro Atlanta area and the ability to develop great sources and contacts. They possess expert social media skills and have a proven track record of mining social data to find and develop stories.
Use social media mining tools (CrowdTangle, TweetDeck, Dataminr) to discover unique content
Develop contacts and sources to be used in newsgathering operations
Research for facts and credibility
Use consumer analytics in determining content
Coordinate multiple crews and breaking stories simultaneously
Shoot, edit and write news stories for all platforms (on-air, online, social media).
Multitask newsgathering for several developing stories at once.
Organize news stories for the day and follow-up.
Write in an exciting, captivating and authentic manner.
Develop original content through social listening and independent sources.
Perform other tasks as required by supervisor or executive producer.
BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field
Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlines
Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events
Previous assignment desk experience preferred
2-5 years of experience preferred
Experience in photojournalism, editing, and content management systems
Skills in producing engaging, content-driven newscasts and digital content
Strong social media skills, including an active news hound presence on Twitter and Facebook
Knowledge of ENPS and Edius editing software.
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 64 television stations in 51 U.S. markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 network affiliates in the top 25 markets among independent station groups, reaching approximately 39 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks True Crime Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, digital and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA's OTT advertising service. For more information, visit [ Link removed ] - URL blocked - click to apply.
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