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Managing Producer, College Sports

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by dtoolbox, Oct 29, 2012.

  1. dtoolbox

    dtoolbox New Member

    This is your opportunity to get in on the ground floor of an exciting initiative and play a key impact role managing and directing a team of college sports reporters charged with developing content for our digital and print platforms. We’re redefining what journalism looks like in the digital era, and we'll look to you to ensure everyone on the college sports team is delivering interesting, relevant, and journalistically sound content to be posted on syracuse.com as well as tablet and mobile devices and the award-winning pages of the Post-Standard newspaper. Your team will generate interest in their work by engaging with the audience through social media, blogs and comments, and you will measure audience interest to determine future content. If you’ve been waiting for a prime opportunity to advance your career, consider Syracuse Media Group. You'll join an award-winning staff and work on the cutting-edge of journalism.

    Syracuse Media Group is seeking a well-rounded Managing Producer with a history of success in digital media and expertise in sports news, preferably college sports. To be a good fit for the Managing Producer, College Sports role, you will need:

    *A bachelor's degree in journalism, communications or a related field, or the equivalent experience
    *A minimum of five to seven years of professional experience including developing and directing web-related projects/programs
    *At least three to five years of successful management and/or team leadership experience
    *Mastery of social media and digital interaction; experience working with video and social networking functionality/technology is highly desirable
    *Successful experience leading multi-disciplinary teams
    *A solid track record of developing projects and managing them from inception to launch
    *Experience creating interactive metrics reports and analyzing their implications
    *The ability to multi-task, meet deadlines and manage multiple, complex projects
    *Click the "Apply" button for further details...

    Syracuse Media Group is a digitally focused news and information company serving Central New York. Beginning February 1, 2013 Syracuse Media Group will publish and operate an extensive portfolio of digital and print products featuring comprehensive in-depth content from Central New York's largest news organization. Syracuse Media Group's flagship brands are syracuse.com, the leading website in the region and The Post-Standard newspaper which has served the community since 1829.

    Syracuse Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, physical or mental impairment, sexual orientation or any other category protected under federal, state or local law.

    Syracuse Media Group endeavors to make syracuse.com accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact thawkins@dtoolbox.com.


    We want you to be as selective as we are! For a detailed "Insider's View" of this position and to submit your resume, please visit the following URL:


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