Praca w Gdańsku i okolicach: Social Media Video Producer, Reuters

Social Media Video Producer, Reuters
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Reuters is recruiting a social media producer to help source, verify and clear access to user-generated content (UGC) and other third party material for distribution by Reuters around the world.

This is a position that will be based in our Gdansk newsroom, with an opportunity to work on major global stories. The successful candidate will be an expert at navigating a range of social media platforms and will show a keen interest in following developments within the digital industry.

Prior experience in UGC newsgathering would be a clear advantage, as would evidence of an ability to identify breaking stories and emerging trends on social media. However, as full training will be given, a willingness to learn quickly, communicate clearly and work accurately under pressure are at least as important.

About the Role

As a Social Media Video Producer at Reuters, you will:

  • Search social media for photographs and videos of breaking news events

  • Use tools and techniques to verify content so Reuters can be sure it is genuine

  • Obtain copyright clearance of content so it can be distributed by Reuters

  • Ensure that content is distributed quickly and effectively

  • Edit video and writing accompanying stories for Reuters’ clients

  • Identify newsworthy trending topics and pitching digital-friendly stories

  • Work under pressure to tight deadlines on own initiative

To be our Social Media Video Producer, you will likely have: 

  • Fluent spoken and written English, any additional language (e.g. Russian) would be an asset

  • Excellent writing capabilities

  • A determined approach and an ability to work in a team environment

  • Keen interest in global current affairs

  • Familiarity with latest features of all leading social networks

  • Video editing experience

What’s in it For You

At Reuters, our people are our greatest assets. Here are some of the benefits we offer for your personal and professional growth:

  • Global Career: As a global company, we can offer a truly international career and progression opportunities

  • Learning & Development: On the job learning and coaching with an intensive training package. We also have a dedicated training team focused on the continuous development of our journalists

  • Benefits: We offer competitive salary packages and market leading benefits including paid volunteering days and a wellbeing scheme including private healthcare and Multisport card

  • Perks: Work alongside Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists and a team who provide unmatched, award-winning coverage of the world’s most important stories.

About Reuters

Reuters is the world’s largest multimedia news provider. Founded in 1851, it is committed to the Trust Principles of independence, integrity and freedom from bias. With unmatched coverage in over 16 languages, and reaching billions of people worldwide every day, Reuters provides trusted intelligence that powers humans and machines to make smart decisions. It supplies business, financial, national and international news to professionals via desktop terminals, the world's media organizations, industry events and directly to consumers. Reuters: The Real World in Real Time

Do you want to be part of a team helping re-invent the way knowledge professionals work? How about a team that works every day to create a more transparent, just and inclusive future? At Thomson Reuters, we’ve been doing just that for almost 160 years. Our industry-leading products and services include highly specialized information-enabled software and tools for legal, tax, accounting and compliance professionals combined with the world’s most global news services – Reuters. We help these professionals do their jobs better, creating more time for them to focus on the things that matter most: advising, advocating, negotiating, governing and informing.

We are powered by the talents of 25,000 employees across more than 75 countries, where everyone has a chance to contribute and grow professionally in flexible work environments that celebrate diversity and inclusion. At a time when objectivity, accuracy, fairness and transparency are under attack, we consider it our duty to pursue them. Sound exciting? Join us and help shape the industries that move society forward.


As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

We also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.

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