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Nexstar Broadcasting Inc. Job Bank Posting

Organization:
Department:
News
Employment Type:
Full Time
Location:
Richmond, VA
Job Position Title:
Digital Content Manager
Times Viewed
144
Job Description:
WRIC 8News is looking for an internet-savvy journalist to be our next Digital Content Manager. The ideal candidate must be a news junkie with high journalistic standards and sound news judgment. This person understands how people utilize social media to find news and information that’s important to them. This position will focus on development and management of the site, as well as oversee all content. The DCM will supervise the social media efforts of the WRIC News Department, which requires focused leadership that ensures all staff members are using social media tools effectively. Serve as site administrator working closely with Media General digital media when necessary. The goal is to create a website that effectively drives traffic and audience engagement while providing a positive user-experience. This position will work closely with the Director Digital Sales to help build content engagement and revenue driven opportunities. Candidate must be able to work knowledgeably and effectively with reporters, producers, and photographers. Strong collaborative and problem-solving skills are mandatory. Must be able to coach staff. 2-4 years of newsroom experience (television, print or digital) required. Other required skills/knowledge: WordPress, Microsoft Office Suite (especially Word and PowerPoint), working knowledge of HTML, Flash and Photoshop, excellent internet research and usage skills, and general digital savvy. Previous experience with digital video, blogging, and social aggregate/monitoring tools (TweetDeck, Social News Desk, HootSuite, etc.) is highly desired. BA or BS degree from an accredited college or university preferred. EOE M/F/D/V Drug/Background Screen. Qualified applicants can apply online at www.nexstar.tv/careers/
Expiration Date:
8/1/2017

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