Cincinnati’s #1 news station and digital trendsetter is seeking our next great leader. WXIX has an immediate opening for Digital Content Manager. We are searching for a proven leader with strong editorial skills on all digital and social platforms. Television news experience is preferred.
This person will guide our entire newsroom to deliver relevant content on our website, apps, Facebook, OTT, and television. In addition to being an editorial expert, he or she will work closely with marketing and sales departments on station initiatives.
Responsibilities include managing and directing a staff of dedicated digital producers and television news staff. Candidate must be a hands leader on every day, capable of generating digital text, photos, video and multi-media content to digital platforms including website, mobile apps, and social media outlets. Responsibilities also include creating photo galleries, interactive data maps and infographics
Person must be willing to live our NOW brand and thrive on breaking news and have a "do it now" newsgathering philosophy to excel in our fast-paced work environment.
Proven leadership, excellent news judgment along with strong computer, internet and people skills, good web and mobile platform showcasing, excellent web writing skills, as well as proficiency in AP style are musts. Experience with HMTL, Photoshop and WorldNow Producer content management system too.
This position must monitor and maintain all social media sites. Track statistics to determine social media trends and results. Implement search engine optimization strategies to increase online brand recognition. Person must enjoy being a teacher to the entire newsroom staff in this ever changing news consumption and publication world in which we live. A flexible schedule is required.
Qualified applicants, please apply online and attach your resume and links to your work. Drug screen required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V