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Publication or Company NY Daily News
Job Title Assistant Product Manager
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, Social Media, Web Development
Salary
Benefits
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements •Fundamental interest in the intersection between creative and business development
•Web, online media, social media experience in a formal setting
•Strong writing skills, including grammar and copy editing
•Must be Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and basic HTML proficient
•Familiarity with content management systems, RSS feeds a plus
•Some experience with photo editing and graphic design (Photoshop, Indesign) preferred
About Our Company The Assistant Product Manager is an entry-level role with ample opportunity for growth and development. The position blends creative (copywriting, web & print design) and business (analytics, managing products across their lifespan) in a dynamic web publishing setting, and is perfect for candidates with a keen interest in digital media.

The Assistant Product Manager will work closely with Product Managers in the development and administration of existing products, with the goal of developing a strong understanding of the digital media space and expanding their management and technical skills. Ideal candidates will have solid writing skills, be web and social media savvy, and will be able to build relationships with various individuals and departments. They should also be self-motivated and able to work on a tight deadline and in a fast-paced environment.

Key Responsibilities
•Assist product manager in day-to-day management of Reader Offers, online contests, and Daily News Autos section
oUse content management system to create front-end deals, contests, and promotions
oWrite advertising and editorial headlines and copy content
oManage & track Facebook and Twitter advertising
oAssist in handling customer communication, including customer support
oWork with product manager to design and place web ads
oWork with product manager to compile and analyze consumer & web traffic analytics
oSeek & develop new, alternative ways to promote Reader Offers and contests

•Opportunities available for identifying and pitching new Daily News web products to Senior Vice President, and subsequently manage their product from start to finish
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