Schneps Communications, parent company of The Queens Courier and 16 other publications in Brooklyn and Queens, announced it is seeking a full-time digital marketing reporter for its brand-new website, QNS.com.
The new website, which will launch later this summer, will serve as the new online home of The Courier, BORO Magazine, The Ridgewood Times and Times Newsweekly. It will continue to provide the papers’ expansive news coverage while incorporating various social media elements.
The digital marketing reporter will be responsible for creating successful campaigns for clients through writing stories about and relevant to their businesses that will get as many page views as possible online and for maximizing sharing on social media.
The reporter will also use company and personal social media outlets to build traffic; help define and create reporting to evaluate success of campaigns; work with the digital, sales and editorial departments in several capacities to achieve a mutual goal of increasing traffic and user activity on the site and social media and achieving digital revenue goals; moderate the website; and serve as a backup to the digital editor.
The qualified candidate must be a current New York City resident; be very active in social media; have a knack for knowing popular trends; be a creative self-starter open to new ideas and concepts; work well with the team and clients; be proficient in English; and have a web-savvy writing style. Knowledge of WordPress and Queens, as well as prior experience in journalism or marketing, are pluses.
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