The TEGNA Central Content Team (CCT) is seeking a Digital Video Producer with strong storytelling and video editing skills. The right candidate will be able to identify, conceptualize and produce strong narrative video content. CCT Digital Video Producers must adhere to the highest journalistic standards and audience experience across all platforms. This person will be responsible for all facets of the production process, including researching, writing, editing and distribution. Content produced by the CCT is distributed on broadcast and digital platforms across TEGNA’s network of 51 local newsrooms. The CCT also creates content for TEGNA’s good news brand, HeartThreads, and fact-checking brand, VERIFY.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

-Produce engaging storytelling through video for use by TEGNA stations and TEGNA verticals
-Research and pitch ideas for national video stories that will resonate with local audiences
-Work with TEGNA Central Content Team on big event coverage (Election, Olympics, etc.)
-Use digital and social analytics to inform editorial decisions
-Manage social media pages for HeartThreads
-Perform other tasks as required by the TEGNA Central Content Team

Experience / Skills


JOB REQUIREMENTS:

-Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, film or equivalent experience in the field
-At least two years of experience working as a digital producer or digital journalist
-Experience creating content for Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat
-Adobe Photoshop and Premiere a must, After Effects preferred
-Excellent communication skills
-Ability to prioritize and manage various requests on deadline
-Outstanding interpersonal, organizational and time-management skills
-Sound news judgment
-Ability to work both autonomously and as a part of a team

About TEGNA


TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 62 television stations and four radio stations in 51 markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching over 38 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks Justice Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

Privacy Notice for California Candidates