WSB-TV is the flagship television property of the Cox Media Group division of Cox Enterprises, which has owned the station since its inception. Centered in midtown Atlanta, WSB-TV remains a #1 rated news station where television, radio, newspaper and social media work together as a team to get the news to viewers and listeners faster than anyone in Georgia.
Our team is growing and we are seeking an experienced Digital Executive Producer to join our staff!
This person will be a manager of digital content and digital producers for Atlanta's number one rated news team and one of the nation’s top television stations.
- The Digital Executive Producer will supervise a group of digital producers and newsroom staff creating content for websites, mobile sites, apps and other digital platforms that compliments and expands our broadcast television material.
- The staff includes news reporters, photographers, news producers, our sales team, local programming staff and other departments to seamlessly syndicate content on a variety of platforms.
- Must be able to perform an analysis of the competitive landscape, and set and accomplish goals specifically for the morning hours.
- Candidate should have significant accomplishments and experience in digital and social media in a newsroom setting.
- Minimum 5 years’ experience in print or broadcast journalism and a minimum of 3 years of web/social media experience.
- Strong knowledge of web content management systems, Facebook./Facebook Insights, Twitter, other social media platforms, SMS systems, app development/population, live streaming, Adobe Site Catalyst, HTML and CSS.
- Strong writing background and, knowledge of AP Style.
- Non-linear editing and television news production experience preferred.
- B.A. or B.S. in journalism or related field preferred.