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Company: Boise State Public Radio
Digital Conent Coordinator
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
June 11, 2013
Job ID: 1491789


Idaho’s leading public radio station – Boise State Public Radio – is looking for a top notch journalist to become the station’s digital content coordinator. Help lead the station’s online newsroom and social media platforms. You must be a strategic thinker, have solid news judgment, tell a poignant online story and sport mad multimedia skills. This position is based in Boise, ID. The state’s capitol city is consistently ranked near the top in the country for outdoor recreation, cost of living and work life balance.

You will have the opportunity to: 

  • Manage an effective editorial planning process including the development of comprehensive digital workflow and production processes to ensure news content is up-to-date, accurate and engaging.
  • Conceptualize (and/or supervise the creation of) engaging graphics, function and features. Adhere to branding and editorial standards as related to the copy portion of the style guide. Provide training and assistance on issues regarding content to providers of content as needed.  
  • Develop and report access statistics from the websites for evaluation to managers and aid in interpreting results and impact on individual departments. Maintain responsibility for overall navigational design of the website and provide technical support to departmental content providers in the design of divisional web pages.
  • Provide leadership in the concept, creation, aggregation, delivery and placement of compelling web content in sync with internal departments that will attract a high volume of online users/traffic.
  • Edit and/or repurpose copy from various resources to meet website criteria, including writing headlines and copy with search engine optimization in mind. This also includes ensuring the process to produce and publish content is timely, relevant and strategic and adheres to station branding.
  • Research information/best practices that enhance the value of the website & social media. Work to keep the site up to date with branding standards and available technologies. Effectively manage, warehouse, and catalog all website content assets. Evaluate new content for industry accuracy, brand/voice consistency, spelling, and grammatical correctness.
  • Ensure overall integrity of websites through constant review of content and by troubleshooting errors.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree and two (2) years of experience or equivalency
Preferred Qualifications
  • Five years in similar type of work
  • Three years in same type of work

Please submit a cover letter indicating your interest and qualifications for this position.  Attach a resume that includes employment history (including dates of employment) and three professional references with contact information.  Required documents should be emailed to Krista Doble at

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