Digital Editor

NOTICE OF OPENING: Digital Editor
LOCATION: Denver, CO; Tulsa, OK
CANDIDATE POOL: Internal/External Candidates
DEPARTMENT: OSG Digital
REPORTS TO: Managing Editor
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Until Filled

TO APPLY: CLICK HERE

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

This position will be responsible for helping the Digital Content Manager of the hunting brands lead the charge on creating, improving and maintaining content to achieve set business goals. Duties also will include making sure all content is SEO complaint and help monitor web traffic/metrics to identify best practices.

MINIMUM POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Help develop content strategy aligned with short-term and long-term marketing targets
  • Collaborate as needed with ad sales, social, marketing, research, TV programming and design teams to plan and develop site content, style and layout
  • Participate in developing engaging content, proofread, edit for SEO and publish
  • Work with other digital editors and content providers to ensure brand consistency and voice
  • Keep up to date with SEO best practices
  • Use reporting tools to analyze website traffic and user’s engagement metrics
  • Help manage content distribution to social media and newsletter platforms to increase web traffic
  • Help maintain editorial calendar
  • Ensure compliance with law (e.g. copyright and data protection)
  • Stay up-to-date with developments and generate new ideas to draw audience’s attention

MINIMUM POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Technical knowledge of HTML and web publishing
  • Knowledge of SEO and web traffic metrics
  • Familiarity with social media
  • Excellent writing skills in English
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • BS degree in Journalism, Marketing or relevant field
  • A passion for the hunting industry
  • Ability to work independently, with minimal guidance, and have enough discretion to resolve complex problems.

Knowledge, Skill and Ability:

  • Hands on experience with MS Office, a CMS (Content Management System such as WordPress), and photo editing software (Photoshop)
  • Technical knowledge of HTML and web publishing
  • Knowledge of SEO and web traffic metrics
  • Familiarity with social media
  • Familiarity with shooting and producing digital video
  • Excellent writing skills in English
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills

Experience:

  • Proven work experience of 1 – 2 years as a Digital Editor

Outdoor Sportsman Group