Job Opening: Online News Producer (Freelance)

Digital Department
April 15, 2014 10:00:35 AM PDT
Posted 4/1

KGO-TV/ABC7 in San Francisco is looking for a freelance Online News Producer to join our tech-savvy team of online journalists and multimedia editors.

Strong writing and editorial skills and the ability to multitask in a high pressure environment are a must. Thorough knowledge and prior experience using major social media platforms to report news are also required.

The Online News Producer is responsible for publishing daily news and breaking news content to the station's digital platforms, as well as producing and editing video content.

Other production duties include tagging content for the website, moderating forums, producing and deploying multiple email newsletters as well as managing a user-generated content site.


  1. At least one year of experience working in an online news organization.
  2. Must have excellent computer skills and experience with all of the following: content management systems; Fireworks or Photoshop; Final Cut Pro and basic HTML tags.
  3. Preferred: Bachelor's degree in a media-related field.

NOTE: Candidates must clear a background check. This position requires working night, weekend and holiday shifts.

Please send cover letter and resume to: and search for Requisition ID # 173203 (Online News Producer ? Freelance), ABC Owned Television Station (KGO-TV), create a candidate profile and upload your resume.


KGO-TV, an owned station of ABC, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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