Job Description:

The Digital Producer at WUWM will  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 incumbent 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


Minimum 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

Job Location: 
Milwaukee, WI
United States
Job Category: 
Sunday, April 1, 2018
Job Type: 
Full time
Send Application Materials To: 

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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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