Employment Opportunity

Kentucky Educational Television Foundation has the following part-time contract position at its Network Center in Lexington, Ky.

Online Web Content Producer


Reports To

Online Communications and Content Manager

Position Purpose:

To produce, write, curate, coordinate, and copyedit content on www.ket.org and KET-managed online platforms.

Essential Duties:

  • Produce, write, curate, coordinate, and copyedit online articles.
  • Curate and coordinate related content and graphics.
  • Collaborate closely with appropriate colleagues to ensure priorities are followed, art/graphic and technical elements are implemented and deadlines are met.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Required:

  • A Bachelor's degree in journalism, communications, marketing, informatics, Web design, or related field is preferred.
  • Must have exceptional knowledge and experience producing online content, executing new media and social media tactics, and online usability best practices.
  • Must have strong writing and proofreading skills. Applicants will be required to take a copyediting test and must submit writing samples showing the ability to write in a succinct, engaging style.
  • Must be able to produce content that adheres to KETís editorial styles and brand standards.
  • Exceptional attention to detail, strong interpersonal communication skills, and the ability to work collaboratively with a variety of editorial, design and technical colleagues are required.
  • Must be able to work under short deadlines and work on several projects simultaneously.
  • Must have experience with Wordpress, social media platforms, HTML and/or CSS, page layout, and metadata management.

Contact

Position open until filled. State application, cover letter/resume, and writing samples to be sent to:

Solicitation/Contract Employment
KET
600 Cooper Dr.
Lexington, KY 40502

Fax: (859) 258-7765

KET is an equal opportunity employer.