Nexstar Media Group

  • Digital Content Manager

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    Regular Full-Time
  • Company Overview

    Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 171 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.7% of US television households, and a diversified, growing digital media operation.  Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC.  Learn more at

    EEO Statement:

    Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

    Position Summary

    The Digital Content Manager & AM Executive Producer provides oversight of digital and social media for the station and acts as Executive Producer for the mornings newscasts. This position is primarily focused on creating engaging news content on all our platforms. The Digital Content Manager & AM Executive Producer provides editorial guidance for all platforms, posts content, creates and applies best practices, oversees digital contributions from staff members, and manages the backend of websites, mobile apps, and social media accounts.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Assists the News Director with management of all aspects of the News Department
    • Assists with planning, staffing, training, and performance evaluations for the News Department
    • Consults on decisions regarding hiring, evaluation, promotion and termination of employees.
    • Develops news coverage strategy for the station and its website.
    • Must be able to provide oversight to newscasts on a daily basis. 
    • Critiques newscasts on a daily basis to correct errors, improve coverage and provide mentoring feedback to news staff.
    • Assigns projects to staff and verifies that deadlines are being met.
    • Acts as the key editorial leader for news content on digital platforms
    • Manages digital, mobile, and social properties while contributing to and executing a strategy for growth
    • Writes stories and posts videos for websites, apps, social media, and other digital platforms
    • Works with producers to ensure digital content is integrated into newscasts
    • Acts as a liaison between the digital team and other areas of the stations, including news, promotions, and sales
    • Oversees the digital contributions from other staff members, and provides guidance to help improve their work
    • Builds special sections for websites and apps using content management systems
    • Interacts with viewers and users on social media sites, as well as by email and phone
    • Maintains accuracy and integrity in news products delivered.
    • Ensures station compliance with rules and regulations applicable to FCC, local, state, and federal laws
    • Participates in daily editorial meetings
    • Performs other duties as assigned


    Requirements & Skills:

    • Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, or related field, or equivalent combination of education and work-related experience preferred.
    • Minimum two years’ experience in a digital role in a television newsroom preferred.
    • Knowledge of content management systems, HTML, CSS, Google Analytics, Photoshop, and ENPS preferred.
    • Fluency in English; excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
    • Ability to multi-task, deal with extreme deadline pressure, and react/coordinate coverage under live breaking news situations is crucial.
    • Ability to work extended hours, as needed. 


    Physical Demands & Work Environment: 


    The Digital Content Manager & AM Executive Producer must be able to stand, sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. The Web Manager must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 25 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions


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