Social Media Producer

CBS Corporation New York, NY
Social Media Producer

REF#: 31324

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE:

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry. Our brands dive deep into the things people care about across entertainment, technology, news, games, business and sports. With over 1 billion users visiting our properties every quarter, we are a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks online.

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* https://www.themuse.com/companies/cbsinteractive

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* https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAvGapyifCtUlmNTagAl_sQ

DESCRIPTION:

CBS News is seeking an experienced Social Media Producer to join our fast-paced digital media social team.

We're looking for a candidate with a strong editorial and social media background to help manage daily content publication on social platforms, discover trending content on social media, write digital trending stories and produce accompanying digital videos. This candidate must be able to create strong editorial content that will engage audiences on these platforms.

The ideal candidate will be well versed in the best practices of Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat - all social platforms-- as demonstrated by his or her active social media profiles. S/he must understand the most current and changing content strategies and marketing techniques utilized by these platforms. S/he must have experience covering breaking news. S/he must be able and willing to work newsroom hours, which includes nights, weekends and holidays.

The duties of the Social Media Producer will include, but will not be limited to:

* Write trending news stories for CBSNews.com

* Create shareable videos and graphics

* Produce social content consistent with the CBS News brand

QUALIFICATIONS:

What you bring to the team:

* 3 to 5 years of social media experience for a news organization

* Must be able to provide work samples for review

* Expert on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Snapchat -- all social platforms

* Strong writing, grammar and AP style background

* Must be able to work nights, weekends and holidays

* Have a degree in journalism, communications or related

* Ability to quickly produce trending articles and digital videos

You may also have:

* Graphic design and video editing experience strongly preferred

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled