WKYT is looking for someone who wants to be a pioneer in the next generation of news gathering. In this part-time position, you will assist in writing and editing content for wkyt.com.
The web producer must identify newsworthy stories people are likely to be talking about and sharing online, and communicate that to the team. The candidate will be a newsroom champion of social media innovation in both tactics and tools. Work closely with producers, reporters and digital executive producer to promote best practices and grow social influence. You will post web stories, pictures and other content for WKYT, WKYT.com and its related platforms.
Must be a strong writer and have the ability to assist in gathering information, making beat checks, and generating compelling news content for wkyt.com. Successful candidates must be familiar with web content management systems and be active on multiple social media platforms. Should have a demonstrated ability to build a connection with social media users, and employ professional news judgement and best practices.
Candidates should send resumes to:
2851 Winchester Road
Lexington, KY 40509
WKYT-TV / Gray Television Group, Inc. participates in E-Verify, is a drug-free company and requires pre-employment drug testing. Also, if applicable to the position, MVR/Driverâ€™s review and testing. EOE (All positions must show flexibility for evolving or changing operational needs. Hours, shifts, responsibilities, etc. are subject to change at management discretion.) Gray Television Group, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical handicap or marital status. Discriminatory employment practices are specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission. If you believe your Equal Employment Rights have been violated, you may contact the FCC in Washington, D.C. 20054, or other appropriate state or local agencies.