Arizona Sports Web Content Editor
October 1, 2021 by Comments Off on Arizona Sports Web Content Editor
- Full Time
- Phoenix, Arizona
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Bonneville International is an integrated media company, providing advertising and digital marketing solutions across 22 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver, San Francisco, Sacramento, and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL-TV 5, in Salt Lake. As a leader in broadcasting and advertising for over 50 years, our purpose is to build up, connect, inform, and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We’re proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!
To update, gather, edit and create sports content for ArizonaSports.com. Ensure that all content on ArizonaSports.com is fresh and represents the high standards of Arizona Sports. The ideal candidate for this position demonstrates strong editorial skills and sound news judgment with experience reporting or writing for a print publication or online news outlet. This is a unique position that requires extreme flexibility, including some work on weekends, evenings, etc. In addition, the position requires the flexibility and dependability to work additional hours during breaking news and other big sporting events. Works closely with the digital media team, sports and other departments to help make ArizonaSports.com a world class web site.
Manage daily content, information, news, and features for stations’ websites. Use graphics/images, web pages, stories, audio/video, etc. to accomplish this function.
Responsible for making sure that website is continually fresh with new content. Ensure that the Arizona Sports overall image of quality and leadership is carried over to the website.
Ensure deadlines are met and projects are completed on time.
Develop web pages for new site features, events, activities, etc. This includes gathering relevant information and graphic elements from various departments and entities for the website.
Ensure that the web site provides and promotes sales activities. Help direct site toward becoming a profitable business activity.
Market and promote the stations via the Internet and the website. This includes stations’ image and brand, events, products, etc. maximize the sites as effective communications medium for stations.
Interface and coordinate with technical team regarding technical aspects of web operations (servers, connectivity, etc.). Work with IT to ensure that systems are functioning properly.
Ensure that all web related systems are functioning on a daily basis; streaming, content/data feeds, ad servers, etc.
Manage social media feeds and content that represent the brand. (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram)
Offer ideas, suggestions, and other concepts for the stations’ Internet activities that are innovative and creative.
REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
Two years post high school education in communication/journalism with skills in the following areas: broadcast journalism, writing, computer and operational skills, related field, or equivalent.
Experience working in a newsroom environment and/or experience writing for print or online news or sports site or blog. Prefer experience as a print reporter, copy editor and/or web editor.
Exceptional news writing and sports writing skills including editing and grammar skills. Ability to edit, produce and create accurate, well-presented content in a quick, timely manner.
Must possess typing skills and computer input ability. Basic computer skills and the ability to learn new programs and HTML are required. Must enjoy working with computers and technology.
Able to produce, gather, edit, and update news and sports content for ArizonaSports.com and KTAR.com on a daily basis. Will require the production and gathering of text, images, web pages, audio/video, etc. and work closely with others in the newsroom to accomplish this function.
Able to work independently with little supervision. Requires a track record of dependability and evidence of being a self-starter.
As a key player of the Arizona Sports and KTAR News team, must be willing to offer ideas, suggestions and other concepts for the station’s Internet activities that are innovative and creative. Willingness to support web team and participate in a variety of Internet activities.
Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication effectively.
Substantial physical movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction with good eye and hand coordination.
Lift, move, and carry up to 20 pounds on occasion.
Bonneville is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.
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