KKFN/KEPN Digital Sports Editor

Posted by Bonneville

Englewood, CO
Posted: 2019-03-11

Description:

Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently own and operate 22 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver, San Francisco, Sacramento and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL TV 5, in Salt Lake.  Were proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!

POSITION PURPOSE:

The Digital Sports Editor for KEPN and KKFN will oversee the development and creation of new content for 1043thefan.com and social media channels. This position will lead the publication and distribution of engaging, compelling content across multiple platforms and will play a key role in creating content consistent with the brand.

  • Manage the KKFN and KEPN digital content team and lead digital strategy to grow multi-platform content, audience and engagement
  • Develop, coach, and train the KKFN/KEPN digital content team
  • Analyze and actively use data and metrics to inform editorial and strategic decisions and to create accountability for results
  • Create unique, engaging, shareable content that is consistent with the brand
  • Create content for 104.3 The Fans digital platforms covering all of the regions sports teams.
  • Develop and organize a distribution plan of content across 104.3 The Fans digital platforms.
  • Oversee content distribution of the "Denver Sports Daily" email newsletter
  • Make regular appearances on different 104.3 The Fan programs to promote website and digital content.

Requirements:

Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently own and operate 22 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver, San Francisco, Sacramento and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL TV 5, in Salt Lake.  Were proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!

 

POSITION PURPOSE:

 

The Digital Sports Editor for KEPN and KKFN will oversee the development and creation of new content for 1043thefan.com and social media channels. This position will lead the publication and distribution of engaging, compelling content across multiple platforms and will play a key role in creating content consistent with the brand.

  • Manage the KKFN and KEPN digital content team and lead digital strategy to grow multi-platform content, audience and engagement
  • Develop, coach, and train the KKFN/KEPN digital content team
  • Analyze and actively use data and metrics to inform editorial and strategic decisions and to create accountability for results
  • Create unique, engaging, shareable content that is consistent with the brand
  • Create content for 104.3 The Fans digital platforms covering all of the regions sports teams.
  • Develop and organize a distribution plan of content across 104.3 The Fans digital platforms.
  • Oversee content distribution of the "Denver Sports Daily" email newsletter
  • Make regular appearances on different 104.3 The Fan programs to promote website and digital content.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelors degree in journalism, communications or equivalent experience in the field
  • 7-10 years of content experience, including 5-7 years managing others
  • Experience analyzing audience data and identifying behavioral trends
  • Passion and vision for emerging media
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Deep understanding of sports and the KKFN/KEPN brand
  • Strong team management, planning and organizational skills
  • Capable of managing multiple projects and teams on an on-going basis
  • Strong communication and organization skills
  • Creative and strategic problem solver

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication effectively.
  • Substantial physical movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
  • Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction with good eye and hand coordination.
  • Lift, move, and carry up to 20 pounds on occasion.

Bonneville is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.

ADDITIONAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Work in compliance with Company policies and procedures
  • Work effectively in a team environment.
  • Proven ability to handle stress.
  • Ability to consistently work hours required. Works more when required to meet deadlines including weekends, evenings, etc.
  • Project an appropriate professional appearance and demeanor
  • Maintain positive and cooperative rapport with staff, management and clients
  • Maintain confidentiality by not discussing internal matters, company strategies, clients proprietary information, personnel matters, wage and salary information or any sensitive information with clients, competitors, listeners, the media or inappropriately with co-workers, and by not distributing our proprietary research or other information to our competitors.

SUPERVISOR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Participate in and actively support Bonnevilles EEO policy as it relates to recruitment, selection, evaluation, compensation, training, promotion and termination. Includes being knowledgeable and conversant with the FCC EEO Rules effective March 10, 2003, and understanding the compliance issues that safeguard the stations FCC license.  
  • Take a proactive role in supporting Bonnevilles policy to prevent harassment of any kind within the workplace, at off-site places of company business and at company-sponsored social venues.
  • Assure that employees working in your department will receive annual performance appraisals. Guarantee that employees will sign Conflict of Interest and Payola annually.

Contact:

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

https://deseretmanagement.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/BonDenver/job/Denver/KKFN-KEPN-Digital-Sports-Editor_R1521

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