Wisconsin Broadcasters Association

The Digital Producer at WUWM work closely with our managing editor, reporters and producers to create and edit multimedia content for our website, social media and other platforms. •Write and edit digital news stories and headlines •Create and edit web and social media posts using copy, visuals (photos, graphics, data visualization, video) and other elements to tell stories online. •Pitch digital story ideas to editors at WUWM and NPR. •Work closely with on-air staff to enhance their digital pieces. •Help manage WUWM’s social media accounts •Serve as a digital advocate at the station •Comply with WUWM’s ethical and journalistic standards •Participate in station outreach activities. •Perform other development activities as assigned The candidate will be expected to be available to work weekdays, evenings, and some weekends, as needed. Required Qualifications: •Bachelor’s degree granted by date of hire •Minimum of 1 year of experience in digital news production •Strong writing, grammar and AP proofreading skills Preferred Qualifications: •Must be able to multitask on deadline, communicate across departments •Familiar with web publishing platforms, all facets of online content production •Demonstrates ability to create and edit photos, video and graphics •Previous experience in public radio or other journalistic organizations

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit a :

•A list of three professional references with contact information, (uploaded as “other document 1”)
• Salary history. (Uploaded as “other document 2”)
•Also include a cover letter that addresses the candidate’s professional
level work experience as it relates to all required and preferred qualifications.

This is a continuous recruitment. Review of applications will begin on April 2, 2018. Applications received after April 1, 2018 may not receive consideration

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Contact Information

Contact: Ann Piatt
Contact Email: apiatt@uwm.edu
Web Site: wuwm.com

Equal Opportunity Employer

Post Date: March 5, 2018
Closing Date: April 1, 2018

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