Gray Media Group


Gray Media Group, Fairbanks, Alaska, United States, 99712

About Gray Television: Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households.We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

About KTVF/KXDF: Comprised of our three stations- KTVF (NBC-affiliate), KXDF (CBS-affiliate), and KFXF (MeTV-affiliate) - Newscenter Fairbanks has established itself as Interior Alaska's Most Trusted News Source due in most part to the 70-year history of KTVF Channel 11. Together with our audiences across television, streaming, web, apps, mobile, and social; Newscenter Fairbanks dominates the Interior with the largest media audience of any company in the market. For candidates interested in joining our team, Newscenter Fairbanks offers the benefits of local authority combined with the power of a national media company. Referred to as Alaska's Golden Heart Community, Fairbanks is a welcoming place to live, work, and enjoy the great outdoors!

Job Summary/Description: Newscenter Fairbanks seeks a Digital Content Manager to join our news team to provide content and oversight for our website, mobile, OTT, and social media platforms. The successful candidate will bring an established record of strong cross-platform news judgment and management skills. We are looking for someone with aclear vision of the future of local digital media and someone who enjoys innovation, creation, and execution of big ideas.

Duties/Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

Gather, write, report, and edit news stories for all digital platforms and extensionsGenerates story ideas for digital coveragePosts news stories and additional multi-media content to all digital platforms, including social media extensionsExecute live stream coverage of press conferences or breaking news events, as warrantedWork with News Director to plan and facilitate daily news coverage and coverage of future special eventsProvide daily copy editing (in AP Style) and regular feedback to newsroom reporters and producers regarding staff members' daily digital submissionsCollaborate with the station's Sales, and Marketing departments to execute contests, news promotions, and other digital content, as neededPreparation and presentation of timely metrics and performance reports

Qualifications/Requirements: - Bachelor's degree in journalism or communication preferred - Solid understanding of web publishing software with demonstrated experience developing and publishing news - Newsroom management experience preferred - Strong management, communication, and people skills required to interact daily with staff - Ability to multi-task in high-stress situations - Strong organizational skills - Must be able to work flexible hours and adapt to schedule changes - Detail-oriented with strong written and verbal communication skills - Excellent web writing skills, proficiency in AP style, and expertise in content management system software - Basic knowledge of Photoshop, and digital video editing preferred

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to: https://recruiting.ultipro.com/GRA1017GRYT/JobBoard/ae441110-89bd-444d-8ad2-b76c7b9db7a9/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=a63f3e51-f120-49d3-8c88-5af24714b08b

KTVF-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company.