AccuWeather provides hourly forecasts worldwide, with customized content and engaging video presentations available on smart phones, tablets, wired and mobile internet sites, smart TVs and appliances, as well as traditional media. AccuWeather also delivers a wide range of highly-customized enterprise solutions to media, business, government, and institutions, as well as news and weather content and video for more than 180,000 third-party websites, including wallstreetjournal.com, CBS News, and The New York Times. AccuWeather is looking for a Digital Video Producerto join our team! This position will work out of our Headquarters office in State College, PA.
Who You Are
The Digital Video Producer is a multi-tasking video producer who takes a video concept from original concept through scripting, voicing, and editing to produce high-interest videos. Responsible for sourcing and programming these compelling videos across multiple AccuWeather platforms.
What You Will Be Doing
Works closely with content managers to research, write, produce, edit and program top videos for multiple platforms.
Carefully monitor performance metrics to optimize programming based on time, location and placement within the AccuWeather platforms.
Researches and pitches video projects on a daily basis, utilizing websites and social media to source trending videos and daily knowledge of current events to pitch related stories.
Generate videos under deadline pressure when needed.
Manager and prioritize longer term projects.
Other duties assigned.
Skills That We Are Looking For
Bachelor’s degree in a Journalism or Communications major or related field is preferred.
Working knowledge of non-linear editing suites (Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, others) is required.
Experience with broadcast style writing
Working knowledge and experience with digital editorial programming tools, such as a CMS and/or OVP.
Working knowledge and experience with digital analytic platforms (such as Google Analytics, Adobe Analytics and/or comscore)
Working Knowledge of social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and SnapChat
Windows and MAC operating systems knowledge is required.
Regular and predictable attendance is required for this role.
Must be available to work weekends, evenings, holidays and overnights if needed.
AcccuWeather is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer