Digital Content Creator

Scripps Media, Inc. Tampa, FL

The Digital Content Creator is a specialized content creator who utilizes digital storytelling methods to deliver comprehensive and original media to a variety of digital platforms.

Key Activities

* Under general direction, produces original Taste and See Tampa Bay enterprise content with a focus on sales driven opportunities and a niche focus on food and events.

* Shoot video, take photographs, edit visual stories for .com, app and streaming platforms

* Publish and manage content on multiple digital platforms, including website, app, social and streaming platforms.

* Line produce content for Taste and See TV, Streaming Originals, Facebook Live, FB Watch, and other platforms.

* Appear in videos, segments and shows, as needed.

* Coordinate paid content with sales teams, assist in management of sponsored content calendar, revenue generation.

* Develops sources and connections for event coverage and story gathering.

* Identifies feature and enterprise stories of interest relevant to the lives of Taste and See Consumers with a focus on sponsored content.

* Actively participates with digital leadership to align work and organizational resources with strategic goals.

* Involved in short and long-term content planning.

* Meets established deadlines.


Education & Experience/Certifications

* At least 2-5 years experience in designated field.

* Bachelors Degree preferably in Journalism or equivalent professional digital media experience.

Skills & Abilities

* Must have outstanding video and still photo shooting skills

* Must have outstanding video editing skills

* Must have creative writing skills

* Must have a strong desire to focus on new and unique digital content.

* Must be able to appear in videos, produced segments, features or shows.

* Must have basic HTML formatting skills and knowledge of content management systems

* Must be creative, have good people skills and be able to handle deadline pressure and need to multi-task.

* Must have working knowledge of how to use and update social media platforms.

* Must be a self-starter and multi-tasker, capable of demonstrating outstanding content creation with minimal supervision.

* Demonstrates skill in time management and setting priorities.

* Openness and capacity to seek new opportunities and adopt new ways of doing things.

Work Environment

* Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds.

* Sitting, walking and standing.

* Flexible work hours required, including holidays, weekends, evenings, possible overtime hours and on call.

* Must be available for overnight and weekend travel.

Additional Requirements

* Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds.

* Valid driver's license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.

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