The Digital Producer will work on a team charged with the day-to-day management and workflow of written content on the website and mobile. The Digital Producer ensures that all written content coming out of the WAMU news team is engaging, accurate, grammatically sound, optimized for search and social, and consistent with WAMU’s editorial style and approach.
The Digital Producer serves as a “standards keeper” to the CMS, managing the editorial workflow, and ensuring that all reporters and producers are clear on how to optimize their content for online.
The Digital Producer will also assist in production of larger digital projects and may be asked to assist in other digitally-focused efforts across the organization. The Digital Producer may also be asked to assist in social media-related tasks as needed.
The Digital Producer may also write original content for the website and social platforms.
This position reports directly to the Senior Producer and is part of WAMU’s Digital Media division
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
Preferred Education and Experience
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