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Digital Content Producer

Digital Content Producer

• Emerging Level


Hartford, CT Fox61, TEGNA's station in Hartford, Connecticut is searching for a smart, urgent and self-starting Digital Content Producer to join our digital team.

Category Digital Media  Producers 
Location Location Not Provided
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Dec 27, 2021
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

The ideal candidate thrives in a fast-paced environment, loves local news and working on the cutting edge of digital and social media.

We believe content success in the digital space when it’s approached in a multi-faceted way that shows intent and creativity.

The role will require producing original content, including video and interactive-rich digital articles that will reach consumers wherever they are, on whatever device they are using at the time. Working alongside the other digital team members, the ideal candidate will also be responsible for managing content produced by others, including copy editing.

The successful candidate is innovative with solid news judgement through a grasp of analytics. They will have an audience-first approach to producing and distributing Fox61’s editorial content across our multiple digital and social media platforms.


•  Produce audience-first, engaging storytelling through digital articles, videos, photo galleries, social media and interactive elements
•  Write and post stories to Fox61’s Digital-Mobile-Social Platforms
•  Monitor news releases, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other online news sources and post stories from that information to Fox61’s digital platform
•  Work with all newsroom departments on content coverage, broadcast-digital coordination and social listening
•  Urgently, aggressively and accurately report breaking news as it happens
•  Identify compelling, unique stories and user-generated content of interest for our audience
•  Create enterprise content (stories, videos, photos galleries) for Fox61’s digital platforms first, but with the intent to translate to all platforms


•  At least two years of experience working as a digital journalist
•  Working knowledge of online CMS software
•  Experience with non-linear editing software
•  Excellent AP Style writing, editing, proofreading and copyediting skills
•  Excellent communications skills
•  Video and graphic productions skills and knowledge
•  Ability to prioritize and manage requests from various sources with an ability to work well with varied personalities within deadlines
•  Ability to work a flexible schedule
•  Understanding and interest in digital metrics like SEO and analytics
•  Proficient in Spanish a plus

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day, Evening
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