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Social Media Coordinator, News

The E.W. Scripps Company
Atlanta, GA 30303
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Come join a dynamic new national media powerhouse focused on the over-the-air TV consumer. The Scripps Networks (a growing portfolio of entertainment and news networks) provides absorbing entertainment and objective, intelligent news as we use our own distribution platforms to serve this unduplicated national audience. We meet the audience where it is with the programs it wants.

Scripps Networks is looking for a Social Media Coordinator focused on our Scripps News brands. This role is responsible for writing and posting content, coordinating campaigns and managing editorial calendars for all relevant social platforms, as well as, assisting in the development of the editorial process and social strategy to increase brand awareness and network viewership.

What you'll do:

  • Manage the scheduling and posting of social media content for Newsy social platforms

  • Write engaging copy for all relevant social platforms

  • Help develop original video and graphic content ideas

  • Monitor Newsy broadcasts to identify, clip and post compelling video content

  • Assist in the development and implementation of social media strategy for all platforms

  • Monitor user engagement and other KPIs to optimize content strategy

What you'll bring:

Education & Experience/Certifications

  • College degree or equivalent work experience

  • 2+ years of relevant social, digital or marketing experience required

Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent copywriting and communication skills

  • Working knowledge of social media networks

  • Understanding of social media analytics

  • Working knowledge of social media advertising processes

  • Ability to produce and edit video content a plus



The E.W. Scripps Company(NASDAQ: SSP) is a diversified media company focused on creating a better-informed world. As the nations fourth-largest local TV broadcaster, Scripps serves communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a portfolio of 61 stations in 41 markets. The Scripps Networks reach nearly every American through the national news outlets Court TV and Newsy and popular entertainment brands ION, Bounce, Grit, Laff and Court TV Mystery. Scripps is the nations largest holder of broadcast spectrum. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, 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.

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Posted: 2021-06-08 Expires: 2021-07-07
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