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Web Producer - Digital Regular FT - San Francisco Offices | KCET

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Web Producer - Digital Regular FT - San Francisco Offices

JOB SUMMARY

KCETLink's Web Producer is a San

Francisco-based position that supports broadcast, product, web and revenue

initiatives through
the creation and

management of exciting, thoughtful, and user-focused experiences for its

LinkTV.org website.
The role requires a detail-oriented, project management minded

producer able to drive strategic and product initiatives from conception to

delivery.  The producer should also be

comfortable in fast-paced, editorial milieu, and will be required to make

product and development decisions with minimal supervision.

 

This position reports to the VP of

Digital (based in Burbank), and the Chief Digital Officer (based in San

Francisco).

 

The

successful candidate m
ust

have a minimum of three to five (3 - 5) years of experience

in
web, multimedia or interactive TV

production, as well as three to five (3 - 5) years of experience in online

project management.


 

ABOUT KCETLink

KCETLink

is the national independent public transmedia organization formed by the

December 2012 merger of KCET and Link Media. A viewer-supported 501c (3)

organization, its content is distributed nationally via satellite on DirecTV

and DISH, in Southern and Central California via broadcast, as well as through

various digital delivery systems. Together, the new

KCETLink delivers high quality, culturally diverse programs to diverse

audiences.

 

KCETLink currently reaches 33 million American homes through DISH

Network and DIRECTV as well as 5.6 million cable TV households in Southern

California.

 

ABOUT LinkTV:

Called "television without borders" by the late Peter

Jennings, Link TV has been providing viewers with hard-hitting journalism,

outstanding documentaries, and the best of world music videos and international

cinema and television drama/comedy series.

 

 

ESSENTIAL

FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB

The

successful candidate must have the demonstrated ability to:



  • Oversee

    LinkTV.org website management, as well as the product roadmap for LinkTV.org


  • Manage

    day-to-day interactions with outside vendors and developers servicing

    LinkTV.org


  • Curate and

    manage the LinkTV.org video platform, and oversee the product roadmap for

    online video at KCETLink overall


  • Manage

    syndication of LinkTV video assets to off-site platforms such as YouTube,

    Hulu and others


  • Manage,

    encode and embed video as needed


  • Manage

    video storage


  • Work with the LinkTV.org

    broadcast support team on website maintenance and updates


  • Support LinkTV shows

    including LinkAsia, Earth Focus, Global Spirit and other show specific

    pages


  • Work with the KCETLink

    development team to manage LinkTV pledge integration on LinkTV.org; work

    with the sales team to manage LinkTV.org ad inventory


  • Build and

    maintain special broadcast and editorial projects as needed


  • Perform

    coding on LinkTV.org, including HTML coding


·        

Monitor metrics and report trends for sections under their

direction Build and maintain LinkTV.org site areas: general updates, creation

of new pages, as well as campaign-type initiatives

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS



  • Bachelor's

    degree in a related field such as in journalism, mass communications, etc.


  • 3-5 years of

    experience in web, multimedia or interactive TV production


  • 3-5 years of

    experience in online project management


  • Demonstrated

    experience conceiving, mapping and launching new web sites and micro-sites


  • Demonstrated

    experience with web content management platforms


  • Demonstrated

    experience with video content management


  • Demonstrated

    experience with Final Cut Pro editing


  • Demonstrated

    knowledge of Google Analytics and web metrics


  • Excellent

    writing, editing and researching skills


  • Knowledge of

    Photoshop and HTML


  • Strong

    attention to detail


  • Ability to

    multi-task with accuracy and to meet deadlines


  • Excellent

    interpersonal skills 


  • Must be a self-starter,

    proactive, highly motivated and goal-oriented


 

PREFERRED:



  • Familiarity

    with agile project management philosophy and practices


  • Passion

    for global issues and understanding the larger world


  • Experience

    in implementing social media strategies


  • Experience

    in deploying Google ad words and other marketing techniques


  • Experience

    in copywriting, headline writing and journalism a bonus


 

COMPENSATION:

Commensurate

with demonstrated skills and experience.

 

PHYSICAL

REQUIREMENTS:

Must

be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without

accommodations.

 

QUALIFIED CANDIDATES:

Submit a resume, a cover letter of 300 words or less, and examples

of relevant published work to
HR Coordinator at HR@KCET.org.

 

"Women, minorities, persons with disabilities and veterans are

encouraged to apply."



KCETLink

KCETLINK MEDIA GROUP is the the national independent public media organization formed by the merger between KCET and Link Media. A viewer-supported 501c(3) organization, its content is distributed nationally via satellite on DIRECTV (ch. 375) and DISH Network (ch. 9410), in Southern and Central California via broadcast and cable, as well as through various digital delivery systems.