Digital Content Manager

Digital Content Manager

Lafayette Economic Development Authority | Lafayette, LA, 70595, US
Salary Range:$46,000 – $73,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted a month ago

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Digital Content Manager


Job Description

  • News 15 (KADN-TV in Lafayette, Louisiana is seeking a full-time Digital Content Manager to take our digital efforts to the next level.
  • The ideal candidate must have strong editorial and news judgement skills.
  • They must be able to closely collaborate with a team while being able to work independently.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Produce original digital content for all of News 15's digital platforms, including but not limited to websites, apps and social media
  • Excel in breaking news situations, accurately reporting and updating information as it happens online
  • Work closely with assignment editors, broadcast producers and newsroom managers to coordinate three-screen synergy (TV, digital, mobile) around news coverage
  • Use various metrics to identify digital content priority and placement decisions to grow digital audiences
  • Copy edit content written by others and correct errors, grammar and punctuation following prescribed editorial style and formatting guidelines.
  • Ensure all content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.


Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Strong working knowledge and experience with an online CMS (Knowledge of BLOX is a plus)
  • Strong grasp of posting to various social media channels, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and IGTV
  • Excellent reading, writing, spelling, grammar and organizational skills
  • Write in a smart, conversational and shareable manner with a creative format and style
  • Strong understanding of AP style, SEO best practices, Google Analytics a plus
  • Basic Photoshop and video editing skills
  • Basic HTML knowledge
  • Exceptional ability to multitask
  • Ability to shoot video for digital platforms a plus 


  • Bachelors degree in Communication/Journalism or related degree required.
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in digital content and journalism

Work Environment/Mental/Physical Requirements:

  • High stress office environment with deadline pressures.
  • Position will require you to prioritize tasks and multitask daily, and well as manage multiple projects simultaneously with frequent change in direction and priority.
  • You must be able to work outside of normal business hours, including nights and weekends.
  • Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law). 

NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.

How to Apply:

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