Senior Content Editor, Audience Engagement

Chicago Tribune

Chicago, Illinois

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Date Posted September 14, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


In addition to working regular homepage, production and engagement shifts, the senior content editor will be a leader of the audience team, helping establish best practices for digital production and distribution of content. They will help refine and execute the social strategy for the institutional accounts, as well as establish best practices and training programs for the entire newsroom. This senior level editor will help ensure stories are designed for the platforms where readers will see them to maximize reach, impact and engagement by participating in planning meetings with teams across the newsroom.

Other responsibilities include:



A minimum of five years reporting or editing experience at a news publication or web site; knowledge and acceptance of the company’s mission and strategy; excellent command of verbal and written English. Must be able and willing to work irregular hours and holidays as necessary, and must be familiar with computers and software, including Internet software.  


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