Digital Content/Weekend Manager

February 21, 2018



WIVB-TV, the CBS affiliate in Buffalo, NY is looking for a strong news leader to oversee digital content gathering, special projects and weekend newscasts.

The Digital Content/Weekend Manager will work collaboratively with the entire news team to organize and help distribute content across all platforms on a supervisory level.

In this role, the successful candidate will:

  • Help our news team develop unique content for digital platforms, newscasts and special programming.
  • Organize shoot schedule for all sweeps pieces, special news programming and other unique content.
  • Skillfully use social media and digital tools to research, discover and distribute content on all digital platforms.
  • Write and post daily on all digital platforms including social media.
  • Assigning photographers and reporters as part of the daily news gathering process.
  • Coach/train journalists how to write for digital including attaching images and streaming video.
  • Use contacts to develop sources and enterprise news stories.
  • Use creative graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance stories on all platforms.
  • Perform other functions as required by supervisor or executive producer.


-          College degree required

-          2-years of experience

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