Assistant News Manager, amny.com
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.