Are you a journalist who wants to make a real difference in your world? Are you glued to your smartphone when big news breaks? On Twitter? On Facebook? On the best news websites? If so, apply today and join our award-winning news team as the Social Media & Digital Content Manager at NBC affiliate, KWWL-TV in Waterloo, Iowa.
We are looking for a Digital Champion — a leader who is ready to win breaking news and severe weather coverage on our powerhouse website, apps, social media and other platforms.
Here are five reasons you should apply for this exciting position in our company’s fastest-growing division:
• You’ll play a key role in designing and executing our digital strategy and vision, working alongside fellow newsroom leaders, multimedia journalists, and our corporate interactive team.
• You’ll get extensive coaching and training plus lots of ongoing feedback to help you grow.
• Eastern Iowa is a great place to live. You’ll find lots of local entertainment options including NCAA Division 1 and Big 10 college sports, plus recreation opportunities in our parks, lakes, and rivers. We’re close to Minneapolis and Chicago too when you want big-city excitement.
• We offer a flexible schedule plus a strong suite of benefits and competitive compensation.
This job isn’t about coding. It’s about telling great stories with immediacy and accuracy… stories that make a difference in our community. Apply now, if you have strong writing skills and news judgment with the ability to carry a news story across the web, mobile and social media. A college degree in Journalism or related field is preferred. Previous experience working on a news website is preferred. We’ll teach you how to be a power user of our rich variety of tools.
KWWL is proud to be a Quincy Media station. Learn why our family-owned broadcast group has a reputation as one of the best media companies to work for at www.quincymediacareers.com.
Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter, and any other appropriate information to:
Allison Gibson, News Director
KWWL Television, Inc.
511 East Fifth Street
Waterloo, IA 50703
KWWL Television, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer