At RightThisMinute, the videos are the news. The television show provides an entertaining way to watch the best new videos from all over the world, before you'll see them somewhere else. RTM combines the power of a nationally syndicated weekday television show with an all-video website, two apps, and a social community that loves to share videos. The massive amount of information and video available to the average person increases exponentially every year, especially with the rise of smartphones. News is everywhere. Around the clock, producers in the RightThisMinute newsroom sift through all that content to offer the best videos and the stories behind them to both a new and traditional audience on television, the web, and mobile. RightThisMinute is new, engaging, funny, important, informative, and just plain interesting. Available positions:
RightThisMinute, a national television show based on web videos, is looking for a full-time Sr. Web Producer/Managing Editor. The Sr. Web Producer's key responsibility will be to assist in managing the editorial direction of content on RightThisMinute.com - with the goal of bringing in entertaining, user-generated web videos on a daily basis. We're looking for someone who can be a team leader, with a keen eye for trending web content, and excellent news judgment. This person would ensure that the content on RightThisMinute.com and its other digital channels is insanely clickable, timely, relevant to the news of web video, on top of the competition, and in line with RightThisMinute's overall content strategy: We find the best web videos before they go viral, and tell the stories behind them.
The ideal candidate for this position will have a few years experience working at a professional news organization, online media, or related field, and will possess the following: solid news judgment, the ability to lead and innovate, excellent communication skills, an insanely strong attention to detail, and be obsessed with figuring out what videos people are sharing, liking, recommending, and talking about online. This is an intermediate level position. Salary depends on experience. Job is located in Phoenix, Arizona.
Interested applicants please send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to [email protected]