What will you be doing?
Shape, commission and oversee coverage, including breaking news, features and other distinctive content to ensure editorial traffic and engagement commitments and budgets are met.
Work closely with CNN International TV newsgathering and leadership teams on any immediate and long-term planning, commissioning and briefing correspondents on digital component of stories and communicate this across digital teams.
Encourage innovation, such as interactive storytelling, social storytelling and data visualization, with an emphasis on original video, social promotion and mobile engagement
Communicate clearly and effectively with colleagues and stakeholders across the network to ensure that all relevant parties are well informed
Deputize for senior editorial leadership
What do we require from you?
Significant experience in digital journalism and multi-platform content creation and production
A strong track record of editing news and feature stories. Should be able to swiftly fact-check stories, have a close eye for detail and a knack for writing sharp headlines.
Experience working independently and setting editorial priorities
Superior news judgement and experience delivering digital content in a fast-paced breaking news environment.
Exceptional planning and organizational skills
Understanding of how to drive regional and global digital audience growth
Experience in managing and directing others
Solid knowledge of international affairs
Major newsroom experience
Exceptional understanding of real- and longer-term metrics
Capable of working across time zones and cross-culture
Flexible and able to operate in a fast-changing and exciting environment
Desire to make CNN Digital innovative and distinctive
A global mindset - Strong team and communication skills.
Multilingual competency an advantage
Exceptional written and verbal English skills
But wait, there’s more
Part of WarnerMedia family of Powerhouse brand
Cool benefits such as Summer Fridays
More Fun, Less Fear, All in Culture
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