Internet News Manager

Location
Melville
Posted
Jun 16, 2014
Closes
Jul 16, 2014
Contact
Jennifer Indemaio
Category
Digital Media
Duration
Full Time
newsday.com is looking for an experienced Web producer to update our website in the competitive New York metro-area market and work on interactive projects. This position requires significant Web and newsroom experience, strong news judgment, an interest in mobile news and organizational skills.

The shift is as follows: Wednesday - Sunday shift with morning hours. This is not an entry-level position; the salary is not entry level either.

Responsibilities include:
- Running the homepage and all subsections of newsday.com, and our mobile platforms
- Helping lead our coverage in breaking news situations
- Working on interactive projects, such as those at newsday.com/data
- Creating photo galleries and curating stories with multimedia extras
- Using metrics to inform programming decisions and help improve projects
- Assigning and overseeing the work of assistant Internet news managers and interns


- Bachelor's degree and at least three years of newsroom Web producing experience
- Worked with a Web publishing content management system
- Currently running a news website, homepage or section front
- Committed to a high standard of journalism with a keen attention to detail
- Fast, accurate and flexible
- Well-organized and patient
- Adept at juggling tasks and calm under pressure in breaking news and deadline situations
- Knowledgeable about the role social media and mobile applications play in expanding a website’s reach, and comfortable with technology
- Familiar with databases, CSS, MySQL, social media and mobile apps.
- Basic HTML and photo editing skills
- Reliable transportation to and from Newsday’s suburban Melville office

Newsday Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.

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