Web Producer - Part Time (WNYT-TV)

Requisition #:  18-5538 - Web Producer - Part Time

About Us:  WNYT-TV News Channel 13 is the award-winning NBC affiliate for New York State’s Capital Region. WNYT-TV is a longtime market leader, and is committed to excellence in all that it does. Whether it’s news broadcasts with hyper-local coverage, important public service that deals powerfully with today’s issues, or, now more than ever, top notch digital content, we reach our viewers and followers with important information in the way they want to receive it. When you work for Hubbard Broadcasting and WNYT, you will join a team of dedicated and passionate professionals, working hard every day to improve our product and our community.

Job Overview:  This position is responsible for producing content on company's website(s) to include local local news, weather, sports and public information content.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Overall responsibility for producing content on WNYT-TV's website to include local news and public information content. Generate, write and edit web-only content for the station's websites.
  • Ensure that website content reflects, enhances and expands on-air product. Work effectively with television producers, reporters and assignment editors.
  • Work closely and strategically with IS, Creative Services Department and WNYT-TV Management. Maintain extensive community contacts and awareness of local and national current events. Scheduled to work up to 24 hours per week.

Qualification:

  • Three years of news writing experience required (newspaper or web writing preferred).
  • Computer proficiency, including experience with photo editing, video editing, basic HTML and data management. Track record of sound news judgment and excellent writing skills (including spelling and grammar).
  • Initiative, judgment and hands-on determination to take a web story from conception to post under tight deadlines.
  • 24/7 ownership of website
  • Ability to generate web-only content
  • Works well with a variety of individuals including television producers, reporters, IS Department, Creative Services Department, Management and Sales Department.
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.

EEO Statement:          We are an equal opportunity employer.