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WXPN Jobs: Digital Content Manager

WXPN, the non-commercial radio station of the University of Pennsylvania, is looking for a Digital Content Manager.


Develop, implement and evaluate WXPN's online strategy. Using a "digital-first" set of web skills the Digital Content Manager will create, curate, edit, develop, deliver and help to produce digital content while engaging users across all social and digital platforms. Create original content and supervise social media staff. With direction from the Assistant Station Manager for Programming, this manager will oversee the day-to-day web, mobile and social media related content for The Key, World Cafe and XPN.org.


BA/BS with a minimum of three years of experience working in an online/digital multi-media environment is required. Experience in music related content development field is preferred. Candidate must have proven grasp of digital trends and ability to grow digital-content audiences. This position requires solid communication skills and proven editorial judgment, with a commitment to standards of objectivity, balance and fairness. Must have strong writing and copy editing skills, specifically material for web audiences and SEO driven posts. Ability to handle multiple projects in a fast paced, deadline-oriented environment is a must. Must have experience with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.), audio/video editing software, Joomla or other content management systems, social media platforms and blogging. Working knowledge of HTML and CSS is helpful. Must be able to work flexible schedule depending on breaking news and needs of the station.

Special Requirements: Background Check Required
Send this job to a friend: jobs.hr.upenn.edu/postings/2826
Reference No.: 81-17080
Level: 027
Employment Type: Full Time, Exempt, 9:00am - 5:30pm.

How To Apply
Formal application for this position MUST be made through the University of Pennsylvania Online Employment System on the https://jobs.hr.upenn.edu website. When you "search open positions" enter the job reference no., and click on "search."

Deadline for Applications: April 7, 2014
No phone calls, please.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EEO/Affirmative Action employer.

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