PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONS ESSENTIAL TO THE JOB:
Ability to produce news content for online, on-air and social media platforms.
Ability to write news stories.
Ability to navigate online information.
Ability to operate various online and social-media content tools
Ability to handle live breaking news.
Ability to handle deadline pressure.
2 years newsroom experience
2 years web/social-media producing experience preferred
Valid driver’s license
Computer literate with knowledge of Search Engine Optimization tactics
Knowledge of Social Media (i.e. Twitter, Facebook, etc.)
4-year college degree preferred
Work under extreme pressure, deadlines and adverse weather conditions
Desk work, walking and standing
If you are interested, apply in writing to: Rod Peterson News Director, WHO-HD 1801 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309. Fax information to (515) 242-3571 or e-mail to rod.peterson@WHOTV.com