Want to work in a newsroom where you have the creative freedom to try new things? Want to produce and present compelling, informative content across all platforms?  Come work for KXLY4 News. We're looking for a smart, creative, hard-working, engaged storyteller to serve as our Social Media Producer. You'll do everything from posting news content on social platforms to creating digital videos on everything from politics to local bars and restaurants. You'll work closely with our experienced team of TV news journalists and web publishers to curate and create the best content on the web, adding our own local spin to generate interest and engagement. And, you'll do it in an up and coming city, where traffic is non-existent and outdoor adventure is all around you.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life and long term disability insurance, flexible spending account, and a 401(k) retirement plan.

TITLE: Social Media Producer

HOURS: Full Time - Hours may vary

REPORTS TO: Executive News Director

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Research, create and publish online text, photos, and video to company websites and social media accounts
  • Communicate and facilitate social media publishing efforts of entire news team
  • Take an active role in daily editorial meetings and creating daily news agenda
  • Engage in regular and weekly meetings to develop strategies for online content and audience engagement
  • Closely monitor social media and other digital accounts to track audience metrics and achieve goals

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 4 year degree with an emphasis in Journalism or equivalent preferred
  • Must be a self-starter and able to work in the newsroom or on location
  • Must work well under pressure and on deadline
  • Comfortable working both individually and in a team environment
  • Knowledgeable about popular and emerging social media platforms
  • Experience shooting and editing video
  • Possess a valid driver's license and acceptable driving record

CLOSING DATE:
Applications will be accepted until position is filled

HOW TO APPLY:
Click here to apply online, or mail your application, resume, and cover letter to:

Human Resources
KXLY BROADCAST GROUP
500 W. Boone Avenue
Spokane, WA 99201

PLEASE SPECIFY REFERRAL SOURCE IN YOUR COVER LETTER
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