Director Streaming & Digital (cbs Ktvt On-site)

CBS Corporation

Job Description
CBS KTVT in Fort Worth has a rare opening for a Director of Streaming & Digital. We are looking for a dynamic leader to take us to new heights with the entire digital portfolio, including our CBSN streaming service. If you thrive in a fast-paced environment, pay attention to the details, and enjoy the challenges of meeting deadlines while leading a team of eager, hardworking digital and streaming producers then come join our amazing talented team. As a leader, you will encourage, coach, empower, and educate a team to innovate and develop fresh ideas for traditional desktop/apps/social media and OTT.Come lead our rockstar team of journalists, throwing out the rule book and reinventing the ways we reach our content consumers. Journalism matters. Local matters! Responsibilities: Strengthen the team's knowledge of digital skills and website management (html, CMS, social, digital analytics) tools Mentor the team of digital producers Develop and implement strategies to grow reach & engage with audiences Build and implement comprehensive digital coverage plans for major news, weather and sports events Collaborate with digital sales teams for revenue optimization and client partnerships tied to traditional digital and OTT Motivate staff to maintain KPIs and brand outreach Coordinate and collaborate on the production and optimization of content Continually monitor and react strategically to digital analytics to ad editorial decision-making Practice strong news judgment and coordinate digital contributions from other teams (reporters, photojournalists, et al) Work closely with station managers and Paramount CBS leadership on long-term planning Preferred Education, Experience, and Certification Requirements: Degree in journalism, communications, digital publishing or related field preferred Minimum of 5 years of experience in digital publishing & production in a newsroom setting Experience producing local newscasts is a plus Knowledge of Wordpress, CrowdTangle, HTML, Google Analytics, Anvato, Photoshop, Crispin and iNews preferred Strong writing & copy-editing skills Strong understanding and implementation of SEO Candidates must have a deep understanding of metrics, SEO strategies, and digital best practices Highly organized & detail-oriented Must be passionate about crafting this type of content and collaborative in the process CBS News and Stations, brings together the power of CBS News, 28 owned television stations in 17 major U.S. markets, the CBS News Streaming Network, CBS News Streaming local platforms, local websites and, under one umbrella. CBS News and Stations is home to the nation's #1 news program 60 MINUTES, the CBS News Streaming Network, the first 24/7 digital streaming news network, the award-winning broadcasts CBS MORNINGS, CBS SATURDAY MORNING, the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH NORAH O'DONNELL, CBS SUNDAY MORNING, CBS WEEKEND EVENING NEWS, 48 HOURS and FACE THE NATION WITH MARGARET BRENNAN. CBS News and Stations provides news and information for the CBS Television Network,, CBS News Radio and podcasts, Paramount +, all digital platforms, and the CBS News Streaming Network, the premier 24/7 anchored streaming news service that is available free to everyone with access to the internet. The CBS News Streaming Network is the destination for breaking news, live events, original reporting and storytelling, and programs from CBS News and Stations' top anchors and correspondents working locally, nationally and around the globe. CBS News' streaming services, across national and local, amassed more than 1.01 billion streams in 2021. Launched in November 2014 as CBSN, the CBS News Streaming Network is available on 30 digital platforms and apps, as well as and Paramount+. The service is available live in 91 countries. CBS News and Stations is dedicated to providing the highest quality journalism under standards it pioneered and continues to set in today's digital age. CBS News earns more prestigious journalism awards than any other broadcast news division. Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to Only messages left for this purpose will be returned. .buttontextf8b5682c2b877f19 a{ border: 1px solid transparent; } .buttontextf8b5682c2b877f19 a:focus{ border: 1px dashed #000a3c !important; outline: none !important; } Paramount believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.Nearest Major Market: Fort Worth Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas