Friday, September 28, 2007

Website manager at Herald News

The Herald News, a daily newspaper based in northern New Jersey, has a full-time opening for a Website Manager for its forthcoming website, MyHeraldNews.com.

The job is responsible for the overall success of the highly targeted Web presence of the Herald News, with an emphasis on day-to-day content programming, audience growth and the attainment of sales goals through a close partnership with the director of internet advertising.

The Site Manager's principal duties include establishing and monitoring business plans and objectives for the Herald News Online, being responsible for developing the direction and strategy for the daily Web presence and assuring quality and quantity of content, developing an online traffic generation strategy and monitoring its results, identifying traffic trends to communicate successes with newsroom and other departments and being the face of MyHeraldNews.com in the community.

Qualifications:

  • Three to five years of content generation and content programming experience, some management experience a plus.
  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, Flash and other common Web languages and programs.
  • Knowledge of and ability to apply Web usability best practices.
  • Broadband content development for the web.

    Skills:
  • Ability to formulate business plan, including setting expense and revenue budgets.
  • Sound news judgment. Must have solid editing skills (grammar, spelling, and punctuation).
  • Command of Microsoft Office, Adobe product suite, Web-editing software.

    If interested in this opening, please send a cover letter and copy of your resume to: Pete Casillas, Vice President, Classified and Internet Advertising, North Jersey Media Group, 1 Garret Mountain Plaza, 6th Floor, West Paterson, NJ 07424. Or email to Casillas@northjersey.com

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