Content Manager

Location US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 4 days ago(3/14/2018 12:35 PM)
Job ID
News Operations


KCPQ-TV, the Tribune owned FOX affiliate in Seattle WA, has an immediate opening for the position of Morning News Content Manager to oversee the development and execution of news content on all platforms. We are looking for a true leader, who is an innovative thinker, passionate about news, experienced in local content and knows how to cover important stories to bring context and insight to our audience.


The AM content manager will work closely with the morning newsroom team to produce a consistent steam of local news on all platforms, assisting with the development of enterprise planning and manages all editorial aspects of content – from story generation to delivery.


  • Oversee all content planning for Q13 News This Morning including the development of short, medium and long range initiatives
  • Work in tandem with news management to deliver content to all platforms
  • Oversee the quality and angles of day to day content assignments
  • Develop and plan quarterly and ongoing content projects in line with the newsroom initiatives
  • Manage and maintain editorial news partnerships
  • Track newsroom story assignments and ensure content is being delivered consistently to all platforms


  • Minimum 5 years of experience managing a news editorial team and news content
  • Excellent news judgment with a proven track record of leadership and the development of high quality content
  • Strong local news knowledge, the ability to bring sense of urgency and insight to content initiatives
  • Proven ability to work with news staff to coach them on finding unique elements to differentiate their content
  • Degree in Journalism or related field

Company Info

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit

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