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Company: KENS 5
Seeking a top-notch Digital Producer for our award-winning team
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
May 1, 2013
Job ID: 1480081


The KENS 5 digital media department seeks an experienced Digital Content Producer to join our award-winning San Antonio team. You'll need to think creatively and write well to excel in a fast-paced newsroom environment. The top candidate will enjoy the challenge of telling stories across multiple platforms and will embrace the responsibility of building upon KENS 5’s reputation as a leading news and information voice in south Texas.

The KENS 5 digital staff engages our audience on three screens (TV, Web and mobile). We work with our colleagues in every KENS 5 department to combine the power of broadcast, social media, mobile SMS, online interactivity, and strong digital storytelling to serve our community better than any other media organization.

You're the right person for us if you can:

   · Create original headlines, edit copy and write stories for digital distribution

   · Aggressively pursue breaking news and independently develop related digital content

   · Harness the power of social media to engage both online users and broadcast viewers through creative two-screen experiences

   · Demonstrate an ability to shoot photos and video and produce original digital content

   · Share your expertise and work to help newsroom colleagues improve their own skills

   · Work quickly through multiple tasks without missing the details

We're the right place for you if you want to:

   · Play on a close-knit team but also like room to pursue your own ideas

   · Help define what quality journalism looks like in a mobile, multi-screen world

Candidates must have journalism experience (college degree preferred.) Strong copy editing skills are essential for the successful candidate. Excellent written, oral and computer skills are required.

We offer a competitive benefits package including health, dental, vision, EAP, flexible spending accounts, life insurance, holiday and vacation, paid sick leave and 401(k).

Interested and qualified applicants should submit a resume and a cover letter describing how you can contribute to the KENS 5 digital media team. Please include links to your best work examples in writing, multimedia and social networking.

Application materials should be emailed to or mailed to KENS 5 Television Inc., 5400 Fredericksburg Road, Attn: Human Resources, San Antonio, TX 78229. EOE. No phone calls please.


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