Digital Content Creator, University Communications & Marketing

UNK   Kearney, NE   Full-time     Advertising / Marketing / Public Relations
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Posted on November 6, 2020

Digital Content Creator

Brief Summary of Job Description: The Digital Content Creator splits time between writing news stories, shooting photos and video, and creating content for social media, web and digital platforms, including unknews.unk.edu. Top candidates should be versatile communicators with a passion for accurate and compelling storytelling and understand how to package and present stories for a growing visual and digital audience.

Job Duties: Interviewing, reporting, writing and editing news. Photograph, edit, archive and deliver photos to news media and campus constituents. Shoot, edit, repackage and distribute compelling videos. Create, post eye-catching content for social media channels, including basic graphic design work. Design, distribute weekly campus newsletter; Post content, maintain UNK News website.

Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in communication, journalism or related field.
2 to 5 years working in a newsroom, for a media / marketing / PR agency or organization in a similar story-telling capacity. Experience in creating content for news stories, social media and web and digital platforms including photography and video editing.

Preferred Qualifications: Reporting background with experience in a modern newsroom