Digital News Producer
Cedar Rapids, IA
KCRG-TV9 is seeking a qualified Digital News Producer to help lead the newsrooms coverage on the web, mobile and social media. This is a critical position for an increasingly digital newsroom.
This position requires strong news judgement and the ability write strong journalistic content for digital platforms, including our website and mobile app. This person will help execute a strategy to produce and push news stories, videos and more on multiple digital platforms to reach the best audience possible for each piece of content.
This person will help engage and reach our robust social media accounts, including 136,000+ fans on Facebook and Twitter. The willingness to experiment and try new social platforms is highly encouraged. This person would also assist other reporters and producers in promoting their content to a social audience.
As part of the news department, you will be expected to help find and create news stories as well as enhance news stories from other reporters to create a unique digital experience for our viewers.
KCRG-TV9 is the ABC affiliate based in Cedar Rapids, Iowa with bureaus in Dubuque and Iowa City covering all of Eastern Iowa. We are dedicated to being a part of our community and sharing the stories of the people of Eastern Iowa. We produce 5 hours of news everyday, as well as support a robust website and the largest social media audience in the market.
Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. We own and operate leading media outlets in over 50 markets throughout the country – all delivering the news, weather, sports and entertainment that millions of our neighbors count on every day. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.