Full Time - Mid-Level (Senior Producer, Reporter, Editor)
Trib Total Media is seeking a creative and innovative journalist to serve as social media manager for our Neighborhood News Network in the suburban Pittsburgh area.
The ideal candidate will be part of our growing digital team and report to the Digital Content Leader while collaborating closely with NNN editors and reporters. This individual should have a track record of building a brand via multiple social media channels, including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Engaging and growing audience natively on the social platforms as well as on our NNN properties is paramount to success in the job.
This candidate must be able to work independently while still embracing a collaborative spirit, have solid news judgment and be willing to think outside the box.
The ability to interpret audience and social media metrics to develop coverage and presentation strategies is essential.
= Manage social media accounts for our Neighborhood News Network websites.
= Work with editors and reporters to craft a social media strategy that best fits each NNN property
= Engage audiences and interpret analytics data to drive future audience growth.
= Assist when needed with social media on other Trib-related properties, including TribLIVE.com and the High School Sports Network
A bachelor’s degree in journalism or a related field.
Previous experience managing social media accounts, preferably in a communications field.
Solid digital skills, knowledge of how to maximize SEO and ability to use metrics to track engagement and reader habits
Trib Total Media is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all qualified candidates to apply.
Please send cover letter, resume and work samples to: Rick Monti at: [email protected]
About Trib Total Media
Trib Total Media consists of print and online news products.
The company is located in southwestern Pennsylvania and has won several prestigious journalism awards including best overall newspaper 20018 and 20019 by the Pennsylvania Society of ProfessionalJournalists.