Work with the Editor-in-Chief, Managing Editor and Co-op City Times team to develop video news clips and short broadcasts that correspond with overall program objectives to generally inform shareholders and promote pride among community residents.
Initiate and produce editorial and creative copy and messaging for multiple platforms, including the Riverbay crawler, Co-op City Times newspaper and website, and social media, including Facebook, Instagram and YouTube.
Lead development, coordination and delivery of new media projects including copy, production and publication/airing.
Produce both live and prerecorded programs for television and other media channels
Undertake interviewing and reporting duties in recorded and live situations, within studios and in outdoor environments
Plan and manage editorial calendar and publishing schedule across all content formats
Collaborate with Editor-in-Chief and Advertising Manager to develop creative elements for paid media campaigns
Manage and support live events, digital/social and onsite
Continuously research and implement new editing technologies and industry’s best practices to maximize efficiency.
Performs other duties as required and assigned.
Work Experience and Minimum Requirements:
Bachelor’s in English, Journalism, Communications or Visual Communications is preferred
Minimum 4-5 years’ experience in community journalism, video production, photography, social media, copywriting and editing, and video and editorial project management
Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in TV or print media industry
Ability to perform in a fast-paced, high pressure and often changing environment.
Strong interpersonal skills
Flexibility to work evenings and weekends
Strong understanding of industry best practices
Demonstrated ability to deliver projects on time
Excellent attention to detail and ability to multitask in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
Professional and driven with excellent writing, communication and organizational skills, and stellar project management ability
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable a person to perform the essential functions of the job.