CBS Corporation Senior Editor, NFL in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Senior Editor, NFL
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB LOCATION: Fort Lauderdale, FL
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The Senior Editor-NFL is a key player in the daily coverage of the National Football League for CBSSports Digital and all of its platforms. This editor works hand-in-hand with a talented staff of writers and analysts to provide industry-leading content. Along side the Assistant Managing Editor-NFL and the Director of Editorial Operations, helps devise, implement and evolve our editorial strategies for covering the NFL.
Assist in evolution of department's long range strategic road map
Work with Assistant Managing Editors and support editors to continually challenge the status quo
Create content plans and execute on them
Clearly communicate expectations to writers and editors
Stay abreast of all news and information published to site
Ensure user experience is the best it can be - desktop and mobile
Coaching and supervising personnel
Ensure best practices for writing, editing, publishing are being followed
Assist in management of our coverage of:
Super Bowl/Pro Bowl/Awards
Combine/Free Agency/NFL Draft
Involvement with live video programming
What you bring to the team:
Proven experience as a newsroom manager
Critical thinking skills under pressure
Exceptional ability in editing for content and context
Good organizational, planning and leadership skills
Outstanding communication and management abilities
Strong knowledge of SEO concepts
BS/BA in journalism or related field
Previous online journalism experience
All candidates must successfully complete a background check prior to starting employment at CBS Interactive. CBS Interactive is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or status as a veteran. CBS Interactive complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.
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