Position: Editorial Director (Digital News + Video)
Location: Alexandria/Arlington, VA
Status: Full Time
Estimated Duration: Open ended
Starts: Within a Couple Weeks
Our digital news client in Northern, VA is looking for an Editorial Director to join their team.
This Editorial Director will lead the team in finding and delivering content that is captivating, engaging and exclusive... Think Buzzfeed or Vice!
You will be working with your team to cover the day's most important news for millennials via digital news and content.
- Oversee a national team of editors, journalists, photographers, designers, etc millennials
- Foster and maintain a fun and collaborative culture
- Vet content and ensure every story meets the highest editorial standards
- Work with teams to develop content and engagement strategy in text, video, sound and interactive data.
- Hire, train and develop new and current talent
- Manage the news budget and keep it on target.
- Utilize social platforms and SEO to promote content and engagement
- 5+ years of editorial experience managing digital and video content
- Experience in social media engagement and video storytelling for news content
- Proven success in growing an online community/audience
- Experience in analytics and data reporting
- Experience managing a team and budgets required
If you feel you are qualified for this position please send your resume (and samples if applicable) to:
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Creative Circle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Creative Circle will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you need a reasonable accommodation in the application process, please contact your Recruiter (the person you'll be interviewing with) or a member of our Human Resources team to make arrangements.
Salary: Up to US$165000 per year + DOE
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