Assistant News Manager, amny.com

Location
New York
Posted
Nov 22, 2013
Closes
Dec 22, 2013
Contact
Jennifer Indemaio
Category
Digital Media
Duration
Full Time
amNewYork is looking for an assistant news manager to help manage and expand amny.com.

We’re looking for a sharp journalist who is adept at juggling tasks and keeping calm under pressure in breaking news situations, as well as finding clever and interesting ways to update our site on a quiet news day. Daily responsibilities include: creating and curating content for amny.com; working closely with reporters to cover live events; promoting and managing UGC content; monitoring comments and developing and managing social media strategy.

This position involves some weekend shifts and evening hours.


The ideal candidate has a degree in journalism (or related field) plus at least 1 year of web experience. Love of NYC news and solid grammar/writing skills are a must. Professional social media experience is a plus. A sense of humor and quick-witted writing style/voice are required. Experience in Polopoly is a plus.

Please click on the Apply Now button to submit your resume for this position. amNewYork is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.

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