Tribune Company Assignment Editor/Digital Content Producer in Salt Lake City, Utah

KSTU-TV FOX 13, the Tribune-owned FOX affiliate in Salt Lake City, Utah, has an immediate opening for the position of Assignment Editor/Digital Content Producer to manage the development and production of journalism on all platforms.

The Assignment Editor/Digital Content Producer will work closely with newsroom management, producers, reporters and photojournalists to deliver local news for broadcast, digital and social. They will be responsible for curating and enterprising news content, responding quickly to breaking news, developing contacts within the community, and will participate in long-term editorial planning.

A passion for journalism and local news is required.

The ideal candidate will have a comprehensive knowledge of reporting, sourcing, transparency and journalism ethics. Familiarity and comfort with Twitter and Facebook are required, and the candidate should understand how social media is an asset to a news organization. They must be experienced with Associated Press-style writing and able to craft effective social media posts.

A college degree and a minimum of two years of journalism experience, including producing digital content, is preferred. Must be willing and able to work a variety of shifts, including mornings and weekends.

Must be willing to submit to a background check. Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.

PLEASE APPLY ONLINE AT: tribunemedia.com/careers. Search job 2018-47865.

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Due to the volume of applications received, we will not be able to verify receipt of your resume or applications. A KSTU/Fox 13 representative will contact you for a phone or in-person interview, should your application be selected.

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Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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Post End Date: 10/12/2018