Online Content Producer

May 04 2023
Honolulu Star-Advertiser |Honolulu|Full Time
Job Description

The Honolulu Star-Advertiser is seeking a full-time online content producer to join our digital team. Online content producers are responsible for creating all forms of content for the Star-Advertiser's primary website (, mobile app, and social media accounts.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  •    Writing, editing and posting breaking news stories following in-house and AP style.
  •    Creating compelling SEO-strong headlines that entice people to click.
  •    Complementing stories with videos, photos and interactive charts.
  •    Alerting audience to breaking news stories via mobile, email and desktop alerts.
  •    Engaging our social media audience through platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
  •    Covering press conferences via livestream such as Facebook live.

The ideal candidate will be able to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. Strong news judgment and excellent communication skills are a must as this person collaborates with newsroom editors, reporters, photographers and developers to meet deadlines and deliver high-quality digital content that Hawaii relies on. Shifts might include nights and weekends.

Familiarity with Mac OSX, WordPress, Adobe Photoshop and content management systems is a must. Experience with NewsEngin and Adobe InDesign is a big plus. The position is based in Honolulu, Hawaii. The Star-Advertiser, an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action employer, offers a generous wage and benefits package.

Send a resume and several writing samples of your work via email to Diane Lee at [email protected]