Multimedia Editor

Multimedia Editor

The RiverTown Multimedia group is looking to hire a multimedia editor to join our team of hard-working and talented reporters and editors.

Rivertown Multimedia is a group of community news organizations based in western Wisconsin and southeastern Minnesota.

Wisconsin properties include New Richmond, Hudson, Ellsworth and River Falls.

Minnesota properties include Hastings, Red Wing, Woodbury, Farmington/Rosemount and Cottage Grove.

The multimedia editor will edit multimedia projects quickly and accurately, serve as an advocate for multimedia projects and assist in training newsroom staff on the latest in multimedia technology.

The multimedia editor will also assist newsrooms at various properties with frequently updating our websites and developing best practices for these posts. The multimedia editor will be a resource for reporters and editors across our group of publications.

The right candidate will also be able to help us grow our digital audience and measure that growth.

Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in journalism, mass communications or related field, newsroom and editing experience, experience guiding people, managing timelines and meeting deadlines. Experience with content management systems and Google Analytics is a requirement.

It is preferred that the applicant have experience with HTML and CSS.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Candidates must possess a valid driver’s license and a driving record that is insurable by the company and must carry an acceptable level of vehicle insurance as required by the company.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 14, 2016

To apply, visit: https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=1247012

We are committed to providing equal opportunity to individuals with disabilities who are qualified. We will provide reasonable accommodations for employees and applicants with disabilities who are qualified, unless doing so would cause undue hardship. A written request must be given to the Human Resources Director.