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Position: Web Producer
Be part of a growing online news team producing content for KVAL.com and Fisher Communications’ network of news sites. We’re looking for a talented and creative journalist with an ability to learn new systems and jump into a fast-paced publishing environment. Online reporting should be your passion and the ideal candidate will be a journalist able to handle tight deadlines and constantly bring new ideas and solutions to the table.
Write, select and publish news and other stories to KVAL.com and other sites. Produce and edit multimedia elements for online stories. Ability to react to and post breaking news quickly and accurately is a core expectation of this position. Research, report and write original stories as well as monitor KVAL TV and other information sources for news. Perform other duties as assigned.
- BA/BS degree or equivalent (Degree in journalism or related field strongly preferred). Progress towards a degree will be considered if accompanied by strong faculty recommendations.
- Excellent writing skills required.
- Journalism background and knowledge of AP style required.
- Strong graphics skills desired.
- Basic HTML knowledge required.
- Must be self-motivating and able to work well with a diverse group of people.
- Must be able to handle stress, including short deadlines.
- Must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the education, knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
no experience required
Bachelor’s degree (BA or BS) preferred
Ability to read, comprehend, analyze and compose business reports and business correspondence. Ability to effectively present information to and respond to questions from co-workers, managers, clients, customers and the general public.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure. Ability to compute percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions expressed in written, oral or diagram form.
While performing the duties of this job, the team member is regularly required to remain in a static position for extended periods of time and converse with and communicate with others. The team member is occasionally required to move about, handle and/or position items. The team member must occasionally transport or move up to 15 pounds. The team member must be able to identify objects and be able to communicate in writing.
Typical indoor office environment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.