Multimedia writer and producers combine communication skills, creativity and technology. Along with writing online and other interactive content, they may work with audio, video and photo editing programs, and Social Media platforms.
Multimedia writers and producers create content for a trans-media environment that includes websites as well as Social media platforms, smart phones, tablets and user generated content campaigns.
The content produced by a MWP may include news, breaking news, useful information, entertainment content and promotional / advertising materials.
Multimedia writers / producers work closely with the News Directors and other multimedia writers, designers, cameramen, editors throughout the production and publishing process.
Their work is incredibly varied and provides a multitude of challenges and opportunities for creativity. Multimedia writers and producers may also create a script for a storyboard developed by a graphic artist or other creative professional.
Multimedia writers and producers have editorial responsibilities and Entravision ethical duties.
They are the owners of the News websites homepages or vertical sites and work closely to the local newsrooms.
They are responsible to maintain and update the local or vertical homepages in real time and are responsible of the good user experience.
They should plan content, review story ideas from other writers (internals of from users), local reporters, check facts, offer suggestions for changes and oversee production.
Multimedia writers / producers will work to combine text with graphics, audio and video clips.
A career as a multimedia writer / producer requires conducting research, selecting organizing materials, and writing stories, ideas and information to be delivered by any platform (Social Media, Mobile, web, tablets).
Multimedia writers use desktop and electronic publishing software to help them create and publish appealing content to our specific audiences.
Position Type / Expected Hours of Work
This is a Full Time position. Actual hours and schedule may vary.
Reports directly to Vice President of News, Social Affairs and Wellness
Required Education and Experience
1.B.A. in Communications, Journalism or related filed
2.At least 3 years of experience as a multimedia editor / writer / producer
3.Bicultural.Latino and American culture.
4.News and History knowledge
5.Bilingual. Fluent English and Spanish
6.Excellent spelling and grammar to write content in Spanish
7.Able to commit to deadlines and proactive even under pressure
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.
Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Entravision Communications Corporation participates in the E-Verify system operated by the US Department of Homeland Security and the Social Security Administration and will use E-
Verify to confirm work eligibility for all new hire employees.
Entravision Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We encourage women and minorities to apply.