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Company: The Daily Press
Seeking Audience Engagement Manager
Job Status:  Not Specified
Ad Expires: 
March 8, 2013
Job ID: 1467262


The Daily Press Media Group in Newport News, Va., is looking for a well-rounded professional to lead the organization’s audience-engagement efforts, including social media. This position will develop and execute newsroom-wide strategies designed to increase audience engagement and participation in digital and public platforms.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent related experience.
  • Strong skills in writing, editing, communication and organization.
  • The ability to work effectively under deadline pressure.
  • Expertise in digital devices, social networking and its tools, training techniques, content management systems and audience-engagement metrics.

If you think you're right for this exciting new role in our newsroom, we want to hear from you.  Send your resume to by February 15, 2013.

The Daily Press Media Group is located in Newport News, Va., on the Virginia peninsula. We are surrounded by the York River, the James River and the Chesapeake Bay. Among the communities we cover: Hampton, Gloucester, Mathews, Williamsburg and Smithfield. We are the home to Colonial Williamsburg, Yorktown and Jamestown. If you’re a history buff, you’ll never be at a loss for places to see. If you like great seafood, beaches and still want to watch the leaves change in the fall, this is the place for you. In addition, we are the home to many colleges and universities including Hampton University, Christopher Newport University and the College of William and Mary. We offer a great place to live as well as a great place to work.


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