News Department: Digital Content Manager

WCTI-TV in New Bern, N.C., is looking for a Digital Content Manager. The primary role is to manage and create digitally-based content for and the social spaces, as well as facilitate coordination and cooperation between the news, sales and marketing departments. The Digital Content Manager reports directly to the News Director, but also works closely with other department heads.

Duties: Manage and edit news stories and interactive content from various sources and reproduce it into strong, compelling digital material; work with news managers and producers to create a cohesive working atmosphere; managing delivery of content using multiple distribution platforms, including social media channels; mentoring news staff members on producing interactive content; helps to develop pages for continuing news coverage; works with staff of other station departments to create special pages for advertising and/or promotional needs.

Requirements: A bachelor's degree plus 2-3 years of web and/or mobile production experience preferred, along with advanced computer skills including knowledge of internet technologies. Accomplished writing and editing skills are necessary, including proficient command of proper grammar and spelling. The preferred candidate will possess an understanding of current issues and events, both national and local. The successful applicant will have excellent communication skills and the ability to work under pressure as a cohesive member of a team, able to work with multiple departments, and be able to work independently in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment.

Send resume and cover letter to:
Scott Nichols, News Director
225 Glenburnie Drive
New Bern, NC 28560

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