The Chicago Sun-Times is a distinctly Chicago news organization, with a laser focus on impactful investigations, sports, politics, and reporting stories that matter to the working men and women of Chicago. We're hiring a dynamic digital leader to help our team of experienced journalists at the Chicago Sun-Times and the Reader share content in the digital space in unique and bold ways. Using new, multi-platform production and delivery capabilities, this person will help us meet our news consumers where they are and provide our advertising partners with real value.
Support the studio and production needs of the newsroom by helping reporters create engaging talk shows, special programming and podcasting
Provide technical support for daily production of video, audio and graphics for the newsroom's social media and online platforms
Produce multimedia content in the form of video and audio to enhance reporting
Field produce special events and daily news
Coordinate live and taped interview segments
Passion for creating stories in multimedia formats
Working knowledge of all social media and digital platforms, including live streaming
Working knowledge of the latest technologies related to video creation and laptop editing
Ability to collaborate in a fast-paced environment
Bachelor's degree in Journalism or related field
Internship or coursework with related responsibilities, a plus
Working knowledge of Avid, iMovie and or Adobe Premiere, a plus
Experience with podcasting, a plus
This is an exempt (non-union) position. Sun-Times Media Production,LLC does not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis on race, sex, sexual orientation, gender, color, religion, age, genetic, information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law.