Required Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge:
-Established as a journalist, with experience leading digital journalism and producing a mix of top quality, high impact content for multiple platforms ie: journalism, arts and culture, preferably youth focused
- Fluent in real-time reporting in a fast-paced environment: integrating trending topics, journalistic and citizen sources, audience comments and needs, and a broad range of cultural references to create highly relevant visual and interactive media that adds to or advances fast-moving news or culture items.
-Experience using video, photos, and graphics to create content that stokes conversation.
- Experience in rolling out special coverage including investigative features, series, or deep, single-topic reporting.
-Track record of creating engaging social content in connection with traffic spikes and overall audience growth and engagement
-Knowledge and understanding of content management systems and web publishing best practices including writing for the web, content tagging, and SEO.
-Experience with building strategy, products and workflows based on real-time analytics and social sharing tools.
- Experience working with developers and designers on imaginative and arresting digital products (basic competency in front-end design would be a huge plus!) ? Experience working collaboratively as part of a team that includes young people as lead producers
-Strong manager and team leader/builder, with the ability to effectively manage multiple concurrent projects.
-Proactive, organized, efficient, detail-oriented, accountable.
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