WCBS-TV / WLNY-TV Is Currently Seeking A Web Producer Position

Req ID#: 26284

Job Title: Web Producer

Job Description/Requisition Details:

CBSNewYork.com is looking for a strong  multi-media producer to join our dynamic team in either our SoHo studios or at the CBS Broadcast Center.   We feature the latest local news, politics, sports, traffic and weather as well as “The Best of New York.”

Our site consists of original content from WCBS-TV / WLNY-TV 10/55, all news radio stations 1010 WINS and WCBS Newsradio 880 and the legendary Sportsradio 66 WFAN.

The ideal candidate will be a passionate news junkie with his/her finger on the pulse of NYC.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  •  Thrives under unrelenting deadline pressure.
  •  Can quickly and accurately report on a variety of platforms.
  •  Writes engaging, sticky, creative copy that is also SEO friendly.
  •  Is a social media addict or very comfortable tweeting, Facebooking, etc. Generates  attention-grabbing headlines with speed and ease.
  • Produces copy on a wide variety of topics that you just know will go viral.
  • Has an interest/deep knowledge of our local sports teams.
  • Has the ability to wear at least 6 hats at once and enjoys working in a fast-paced newsroom environment.

Required Skills: A Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or related field

  • Photoshop
  • Web Publishing
  • At least 2 years working in a newsroom or for a news website
  • Excellent writer with a working knowledge of AP writing style
  • Ideal candidates will also have experience with Word Press and world now video software.

Please have interested candidates visit our web site at https://cbs.avature.net/cbscorpcareers/JobDetail?id=6552 to apply.

Consistent with our equal opportunity program, we request that you advise us of any candidate, including disabled persons, minorities or women, you believe may be qualified for this position and advise interested parties to apply as indicated.

WCBS-TV / WLNY-TV is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.