Full Time Job

Digital Content News Manager


Tucson, AZ 11-08-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
About KOLD:

KOLD News 13 is Tucson's most watched television station. We are the largest television newsroom serving Tucson and southern Arizona by providing Live, Local, Late-Breaking news coverage 24/7. The spirit of innovation is key to our growth as a market leader in news. The news department also produces various newscasts for the TEGNA Fox affiliate KMSB through an SSA agreement.

Job Summary/Description:

Do you live for breaking news and innovating new ways to share our content with our rapidly growing digital audience? Do you have new ideas that can push our content to new platforms and grow a new audience?

KOLD News 13 in Tucson, Arizona has a rare and exciting opening for a new Digital Content Manager to lead our digital team and push the envelope of innovation.

Primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Works with News Director on strategic vision for digital department and platforms
- Works daily to look for and execute unique ways to promote content on social/digital platforms
- Oversees all digital platforms including but not limited to KOLD.com, AZWeekend.com, KOLD's OTT channels, KOLD News 13's original podcasts, and KOLD's social media platforms
- Launch innovative OTT content
- Work with station management to take KOLD's content to new platforms
- Analyzes data/analytics to improve station success on all platforms and encourage employees
- Oversees digital content producers and all content on digital & social platforms

- Bachelor's Degree in journalism, broadcast media or related field
- Minimum five years of experience in television news
- Previous experience in digital field required
- High-level understanding of journalistic ethics
- Ability to adjust and excel while working a flexible schedule
- Drug screen and MVR check required

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now''

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d29kvm-52-90-49-108-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.