Manager, Investigator and Enterprise Content, KNXV – JR033478

May 15, 2024 by Comments Off on Manager, Investigator and Enterprise Content, KNXV – JR033478

E.W. Scripps Media Inc d/b/a KNXV-TV ABC15 and KASW-TV Arizona 61

KNXV, The E.W. Scripps Company ABC affiliate in Phoenix, Arizona, is searching for a Manager, Enterprise Content. This position will plan and execute investigative news content across all platforms and provide support in oversight of the entire newsroom with other department leaders. They will contribute to local content vision and strategy to address consumer needs, content standards, delivery, quality control and continuous improvement.

 

WHAT YOU’LL DO:

·         Collaborate with other newsroom managers to  execute Scripps enterprise content strategy and market-specific content strategy.

·         Oversee a team of people to produce targeted enterprise and investigative stories of impact and importance to the local community.

·         Partner with colleagues to plan daily and future stories for publication on all platforms.

·         Contribute to creating strategies, tactics, and measurements to ensure the quality and quantity of the stories that investigative journalists produce meet Scripps’ standards and drive audiences to multiple platforms.

·         Work closely with Scripps legal counsel to ensure stories, teases, social posts and all other related elements are vetted for accuracy and are compliant with legal requirements.

·         Perform other duties as assigned.

 

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

·         BS/BA in related  discipline preferred, or equivalent years of experience.

·         Generally, 5+ years of experience in related discipline preferred.

·         Prior supervisory experience a plus.

 

WHAT YOU’LL BRING:

·         Journalism: Skilled storyteller, journalistic ethics and libel.

·         Working knowledge of television ratings.

·         Advanced oral and written communication skills.

·         Working knowledge of all media platforms and broad understanding of broadcast newsroom operations and equipment.

·         Calm under pressure: Able to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

·         Customer focus: Understanding of customer needs, raises the bar on customer service, develops unified approach to exceed customer expectations.

·         Very strong collaborator: Involves others in problem solving and decision making, asks for and considers an array of perspectives, comfortable relying on the expertise of others and joint decision making.

·         Manage execution: Ability to set expectations, delegate, facilitate, remove barriers, measure performance, and foster accountability/recognition.

·         Engage and inspire at all levels: Create environment where people feel appreciated, and valued, are committed and want to excel, and want to define opportunities to improve the organization.

·         Manage conflict: Constructive in working through differences, can handle recurrent conflict, resolve issues between employees, preserve relationships.

·         Decision making: Ability to tie decision to strategy, use sound logic, make decisions at the right time, bring others into decision making process, choose the best alternative.

·         Coach: Continuously cultivate capabilities by asking the right questions and equipping staff with tools, knowledge, and opportunities they need to develop themselves.

·         Delegation: Ability to clearly define lines of responsibility, allow staff to make mistakes, offer guidance without taking over, enable team to manage daily operation of their teams.

·         Valid driver’s license, good driving record, and ability to provide proof of insurance with the company required insurance limits.

 

SCRIPPS’ COMMITMENT TO EQUITY, DIVERSITY, AND INCLUSION:

At Scripps, we are committed to a diverse and inclusive culture that reflects the communities we serve. We are intentional about creating an environment where employees, our audiences and other stakeholders feel valued and inspired to reach their full potential and make authentic connections. We foster a workplace culture that embraces each person’s diversity, including the extent to which they are similar or different. Scripps leaders believe that an equitable and inclusive culture is not only the right thing to do, it is a business imperative. Read more about our commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion at scripps.com.

 

ABOUT SCRIPPS:

The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) is a diversified media company focused on creating a better-informed world. As one of the nation’s largest local TV broadcasters, Scripps serves communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a portfolio of more than 60 stations in 40+ markets. Scripps reaches households across the U.S. with national news outlets Scripps News and Court TV and popular entertainment brands ION, Bounce, Defy TV, Grit, ION Mystery and Laff. Scripps is the nation’s largest holder of broadcast spectrum. Scripps is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps’ longtime motto is: “Give light and the people will find their own way.”

As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company.

To apply for this job please visit scripps.com.