Digital Media Manager

Digital Media Manager

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

We’re looking for Digital Media Managers to start up and manage RFE/RL’s Digital Media Units established within the framework of RFE/RL’s Balkan regional bureaus – in Belgrade (Serbia), Prishtina (Kosovo), Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina) and Skopje (Macedonia). We’re offering 12-18 month specified term employment agreements under local employment conditions. As a Digital Media Manager, you will supervise RFE/RL’s regional bureau Digital Media Unit production and staff, ensuring all content meets RFE/RL editorial standards. You will also bear responsibility for achieving engagement targets on social networks and explore new networks to expand engagement and develop relationships with partners to increase distribution channels for RFE/RL’s Balkan Service production.

  • Editorial and managerial oversight of Digital Media Unit in the regional bureau
  • Creation & delivery of social engineered products, apps and campaigns
  • Creation and posting of original content directly to social media sites
  • Integration of social media within RFE/RL platforms
  • Management of relationships with paid and unpaid partners to create new distribution and engagement channels
  • Contribution to creating online brand and product campaigns, creation of advertising campaigns.

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Rok za prijavu: 
Monday, July 31, 2017
Vrsta posla: 
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Belgrade, Prishtina, Sarajevo, Skopje
Potrebne kvalifikacije: 
• Bachelor’s degree in journalism or a related field
• 5+ years of experience in digital journalism in news organization
• Experience in managing social media teams
• Previous experience working in a multicultural or a multinational environment; or experience living and working abroad, preferably in relevant RFE/RL target regions
• Excellent writing in a news environment and demonstrated ability to work with social and digital media to both find content and disseminate it.
• Strong news end editorial judgment
• Knowledge of tools such as TweetDeck and Hootsuite to manage multiple social networks.
• Thorough understanding of how people consume and engage with news on mobile platforms.
• Broad, thorough and detailed knowledge of political, economic, and social situations in the broadcast area as well as international affairs acquired through studies, research, writing, travel, or other relevant experience or exposure.
• Team management skills
• Ability to balance multiple responsibilities and projects simultaneously and work under deadlines.
• Fluency in the respective RFE/RL target country language (Serbia, Kosovo, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Macedonia)
• Proficiency in English