Manager of Coverage and Content

Tulsa, Oklahoma
Nov 09, 2018
Metro Area
Full Time


CMG Tulsa is looking for someone with a great passion and understanding for news across all platforms to be its first Manager of Coverage and Content.  This role will report directly to the CMG Tulsa News Director and will have some direct reports.  This person will manage the execution of major news stories on each type of media on which viewers see CMG Tulsa journalism, whether it be Digital, Social, TV or Radio. 

They will decide whether a story is major, and if so, on which platform(s).  They will then manage the mobilizing of resources to execute the story.  And, finally, they will manage the enrichment of the story to provide the best viewer experience whether it be on Digital, TV, or on Radio.

They will work closely with our Managing Editor, our Senior Executive Producer, our Digital Content Manager and our content EPs to manage great coverage through an awesome team of CMG Tulsa journalists.

This person will join a team that dominates breaking news coverage and in-depth story coverage.

The Manager of Coverage and Content develops long-term and short-term coverage for next day as well as planning out of town coverage and coordinates national events for all platforms.  This person will join a team that dominates breaking news coverage and in-depth story coverage. 


The Manager of Coverage and Content has demonstrated news judgment with the ability to lead the day’s news on all platforms.  The person will lead editorial meetings, oversee logistics working directly with assignment editors, reporters, photographers, producers (digital and broadcast), managers, and others to cover the news of the day. 


The Manager of Coverage and Content should be a great communicator in all situations.  She/He should lead the clear and rapid communication of all stories, large and small.  The person must understand the importance of reinforcing the news brand across all platforms, and participate in the development of strategic digital engagement to build and drive viewers and users.  The person should be a constant collaborator who is known for leading CMG Tulsa to success in major news on all platforms.

About Cox Media Group


Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers, and digital sites.  Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. The company also offers a full suite of local and regional advertising services through its Local Solutions and Ideabar businesses. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly across all platforms.  For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-OK-Tulsa-2625 S Memorial Dr

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Manager/Senior Manager

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing

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