Digital Editor, talkSPORT

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talkSPORT Published: December 11, 2017
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Digital​ ​Editor,​ ​talkSPORT​ ​

talkSPORT​ ​is​ ​looking​ ​for​ ​a​ ​new​ ​Digital​ ​Editor.

You​ ​will​ ​manage​ ​the​ ​editorial​ ​team​ ​and​ ​have​ ​responsibility​ ​for​ ​all​ ​digital​ ​content​ ​across​ ​talkSPORT.com​ ​and​ ​also work​ ​closely​ ​with​ ​the​ ​social​ ​media​ ​and​ ​video​ ​teams​ ​to​ ​ensure​ ​best​ ​practice​ ​distribution​ ​across​ ​the​ ​station’s social​ ​media​ ​properties​ ​and​ ​YouTube​ ​channels.

The​ ​successful​ ​candidate​ ​will​ ​have​ ​a​ ​minimum​ ​of​ ​five​ ​years’​ ​experience​ ​in​ ​a​ ​similar​ ​role​ ​in​ ​a​ ​busy​ ​newsroom, either​ ​in​ ​print​ ​or​ ​digital,​ ​and​ ​have​ ​a​ ​keen​ ​eye​ ​for​ ​detail,​ ​a​ ​superb​ ​knowledge​ ​of​ ​sport,​ ​particularly​ ​football,​ ​and​ ​be ready​ ​to​ ​take​ ​the​ ​next​ ​step​ ​in​ ​their​ ​career.

They​ ​will​ ​also​ ​be​ ​familiar​ ​with​ ​using​ ​online​ ​analytics​ ​tools,​ ​have​ ​a​ ​solid​ ​understanding​ ​of​ ​how​ ​to​ ​drive​ ​traffic​ ​via effective​ ​SEO​ ​strategies​ ​and​ ​be​ ​familiar​ ​with​ ​how​ ​to​ ​engage​ ​audiences​ ​on​ ​social​ ​media​ ​platforms,​ ​with​ ​special attention​ ​given​ ​to​ ​increasing​ ​brand​ ​visibility.

If​ ​this​ ​sounds​ ​like​ ​you,​ ​send​ ​your​ ​CV​ ​and​ ​a​ ​covering​ ​letter to careers@news.co.uk