Austin or San Antonio, Texas
Open Sky Media seeks an experienced digital editor and strategist to be the driving force behind growing the digital presences of the publisher’s various brands, including Austin Monthly, San Antonio Magazine, and Texas Music.
Working with OSM leadership and staff members across teams, this position will define and execute digital strategy. The ideal candidate will have a digital editorial background with some marketing experience and an understanding of audience engagement. We value team players who are dedicated to superior quality and working collaboratively in an environment where creative thinking, problem solving and multitasking are essential skills.
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE
• Setting editorial digital strategy, with input from editorial director, president and VP sales
• Managing transition of all content from print to web
• Developing calendar of digital only content
• Working with sales team to develop and execute sponsored digital products
• Monitoring audience engagement and adjusting strategy to maximize growth
• Managing freelance budget
• Leading team of staff and/or freelance contributors
• Contributing ideas for brand development, audience growth and new business opportunities
• Collaborating across teams to support all products under the Open Sky Media umbrella
• 5+ years experience in digital content, some marketing experience preferred
• Bachelor’s degree in communications or related field
• Insider knowledge of life in Austin
• Exceptional time-management, problem solving, planning, organizational and administrative skills.
• Professional communication and interpersonal skills; ability to work with a variety of personality styles and diffuse tense situations
• Collaborative, open leadership style; knows when to delegate and enjoys helping others develop their skills
• The ability to work independently, while being receptive to feedback
• A strong industry reputation
• A flexible attitude and an open mind to new approaches in a changing industry
Please send cover letter, resume, salary requirements and three clips to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Open Sky Media publishes city and lifestyle publications in the heart of Texas. Its portfolio includes Austin Monthly, San Antonio Magazine, Austin Home, Casa San Antonio and Texas Music. The company’s award-winning creative teams also help tell the stories of community partners through custom publications, such as Authentic Texas, Big Give, I Live Here I Give Here and Platinum Top 50 Realtor Directory. Though huge proponents of the power of print, OSM’s brands also connect with audiences digitally and in person at live events.
Post Expires on February 14th, 2019