CBS Corporation Assistant Digital Media Producer - Philly Market in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Assistant Digital Media Producer - Philly Market

REF#: 31810

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA

ABOUT US:

CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).

DESCRIPTION:

Cbsphilly.com is seeking an experienced journalist to join our fast-paced news team as an Assistant Digital Media Producer. This is an editorial position.

The ideal candidate has newsroom experience, news judgment, news writing and copy editing background.

Candidate should be able to identify trends and stories that can be produced for cbsphilly.com Candidates must be detail oriented and work well under pressure to meet demanding deadlines.

EXPECTATIONS

CBS Philadelphia assistant digital media producers must possess a basic understanding of online audience habits and audience acquisition strategies, including but not limited to:

  • Journalistic skills including news judgment, research, writing and editing

  • Experience with multiple social media platforms on behalf of a brand or publication

RESPONSIBILITIES

CBS Philadelphia Assistant Digital Media Producers are expected to apply the above concepts in the following parts of their job:

  • Produce compelling multi-media news experiences for the digital consumer

  • Clear communication, teamwork, and attention to detail are essential

  • Accept and follow direction from lead producer on shift

  • Execute effective, company compliant messaging on multiple Social Media platforms

  • Program website and app to engage digital consumers.

QUALIFICATIONS:

1-2 years of experience in a newspaper, online, radio or television newsroom is a plus.

This job requires flexible hours, including weekends, holidays, early mornings and evenings.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled