Tuesday , December 12 2023

Univision Careers – Multimedia Digital Journalist

Website Univision

Job Description:

As the Digital ambassador within the newsroom, this candidate should be able to coordinate and lead with the Assignment Desk the content to be published in digital platforms with a Digital First mindset.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the production of digital content for station(s) in different formats (Video, article pages, photo galleries and social media posts)
  • Publishes content on multiple digital platforms, including mobile, online and social media outlets
  • Creates new and original content for all the platforms for the market with a local and hyperlocal orientation aligned with and enhances station brand
  • Identifies news stories of the day and plans coverage that is appropriate for various digital media platforms (website, mobile apps, newsletters, and social media)
  • Does reporting with diverse local sources to support stories and articles in different formats
  • Repurposes existing news content. Curates, edits, publishes and manages a full range of content coming from the TV newsroom and other markets
  • Demonstrates results for the application of local and Multimarket strategies and creative technics to drive audience loyalty
  • Writes and edits articles and headlines appealing to the audience and according to the SEO strategies
  • Communicates with the newsroom what’s trending online and help find sources and interesting topics for digital news consumption for all the platforms under the local brands
  • As the Digital ambassador within the newsroom, this role is accountable for integrating capability within the linear team to think and act digitally, generating engaging, compelling and timely content that will result in an increase of our digital footprint and ultimately in a growing audience and market share
  • Delivers compelling content using current production and distributions web, social media and APP tools
  • Manages local social media account(s) and the Push Notification tool
  • Copy editing with fundamental journalistic and legal understanding

Job Requirements:

  • Solid innovative storytelling
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills; effectively communicates information and ideas in written and video format
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis
  • Proven knowledge and strong tactical training/skills
  • Employment/education will be verified
  • Staying current on digital industry trends
  • Sound analysis and creativity
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and juggle competing priorities
  • Solid news judgment
  • Strong project management skills; ability to multi-task
  • Must be willing to work from office or home office in Dallas, TX
  • Possesses knowledge and experience in a newsroom
  • Audience growth oriented
  • High energy, self-motivated professional
  • Ensure flawless execution

Qualification & Experience:

  • Solid innovative storytelling
  • Experience working in team environments
  • Solid news judgment
  • Possesses knowledge and experience in a newsroom
  • Experience in Journalistic Media; Broadcast environment a plus
  • 3 years’ progressive experience in digital media content and news production
  • 1-3 years’ experience building and managing multiple channels, optimization and best practices
  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or equivalent experience

Job Details:

Company:  Univision

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Houston, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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