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Posted: Saturday, February 10, 2018 12:07 AM


This position requires a mid-level content specialist with some experience in journalism/communications. Seeking 4-6 years of experience. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment.

Tasks Content Creation and Management This task will involve daily updates including long format feature stories and near real time uploads for timely/breaking stories. Specialist will:
Create long-form content pieces utilizing text, images
Will be responsible for turning available content and details into full-featured stories; must be able to create compelling stories from existing information and materials provided

Repackage content from press releases and other sources

Pull images from PA sources and/or existing library

Create content for social media and the blog
Must be able to provide accurate and compelling reporting on events and other information provided from several sources including detectives and other department personnel

Content will be created for the following platforms:
Twitter via HootSuite






Copyedit all content

Able to modify basic graphics to reflect a consistent brand

Website Management and Marketing (content management and analytics)

Metrics and Measurement This task will involve in-depth analysis of all platforms working independently and together.
Experience creating and maintaining basic dashboards
Pull regular statistics and analytics from each platform
Analyze quantitative metrics including: post timing, successful posts vs unsuccessful, types of audiences
Measure trends over time
Recommend changes based on data to improve social media approach
Education/Experience Required
4-6 years experience in journalism, communications, or a related field

4-6 years of experience with social media/digital platforms

4-year College degree required

Other Requirements
Ability to handle highly sensitive information

Candidates will be subject to a background/suitability check

How to Apply Please send a cover letter with salary requirements and resume to Be sure to include "Content Specialist" in the subject line. No phone calls. Should we determine that your background and experience meet our hiring needs, we will reach out to you. No relocation assistance is provided.
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• Location: Northern Virginia, NoVA

• Post ID: 43787807 nova is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2018