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Digital Editor
Summary
Title:Digital Editor
ID:22699486
Location:NY - Rochester
Job Category:News Room / Editorial
Division:BridgeTower Media
Description
Rochester's only niche business and legal new products, The Rochester Business Journal and the NY Daily Record, are seeking a Digital Editor to provide vision, strategy and implementation of our digital-first newsroom. This role would work with the reporters and editors to create robust, local business and legal content on RBJ.net and NYDailyRecord.com.

The ideal candidate will have 2 to 4 years of digital and traditional newsroom experience and an understanding of HTML, CSS, WordPress, email newsletters, social media, digital marketing practices, analytics and a meticulous attention to detail.

The Digital Editor will work closely with editors and reporters to improve digital content, provide training, enhance the quality of our websites and implement ideas to increase online readership based on analytics and marketing trends. This position is also responsible for growing our social media presence and providing expectations and training to staff for social media. This role is always focused on up-to-date, essential digital content for our readers.

The role will work closely with our corporate IT team and other digital editors to improve design and user experience and to implement new ideas.

The Daily Record has been a leader in the legal news market for 109 years, and the Rochester Business Journal has been a business news leader for 30 years. Both are owned by BridgeTower Media, a BtoB news company with various locations across the United States. Both products are respected news sources in their fields for Western NY.

If you thrive on creating essential, respected digital content and consider yourself an innovative leader with a strong understanding and foundation in journalism, this is the role for you. Please submit your resume.

BridgeTower Media and all subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and value diversity in our workplace.

This opening is closed and is no longer accepting applications