Managing Editor

Mvskoke Media (Okmulgee, Oklahoma)

Posted 1 week ago

Salary Range: $45,448-59,342

Manages the timely dissemination of accurate information produced by Mvskoke Media staff for multiple platforms and assists in handling administrative tasks as needed.

Principal duties and Responsibilities
Manages multi-media news production in a high-performance environment, including recruitment, coaching, and performance management.

Oversees the production of content in multiple formats, including web, social media, Mvskoke News, Mvskoke Vision, and Mvskoke Radio for the benefit of the Citizens of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation. Upholds journalistic ethical standards in news coverage.

Generates and evaluates leads, coverage format, style, and form. Establishes and enforces style guides and other editorial guidelines. Maintains a consistent archive of journal records and digital records.

Edits content for style, tone, voice, and grammar. Produces content when appropriate. Is accountable for the timeliness, style, production and overall news quality for Mvskoke Media. Assists in the creation and implementation of departmental goals and vision. Helps oversee all employees at Mvskoke Media when appropriate. Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements
Undergraduate degree in Journalism, Mass Communication, English or related field with 2-3 years of experience as a news editor or writer with some management experience in the newsroom. Demonstrated mastery of written and oral communication skills. Ability to manage multiple projects, enforce deadlines and maintain quality in a high-volume, multi­ channel publishing environment. High level of attention to detail. Ability to work both collaboratively and independently. Mastery of AP Style.

Demonstrated interest in content. Fluency with basic office technology, including word processing, project management, spreadsheets, and Apple computers, Adobe Suite, and basic media equipment.

Preferred Requirements
Graduate degree in Journalism or Mass Communication, English or related field and or equivalent experience as a news editor or writer. Demonstrated mastery of written and oral communication skills. Ability to manage multiple projects, enforce deadlines and maintain quality in a high-volume, multi-channel publishing environment. High level of attention to detail. Ability to work both collaboratively and independently. Mastery of AP Style. Demonstrated interest in content. Fluency with basic office technology, including word processing, project management, spreadsheets, and Apple computers, Adobe Suite, and basic media equipment.

A valid Oklahoma driver’s license is required.

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