Effective October 1, 2021, all newly hired CMG employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their start date. CMG will provide reasonable accommodations as required by law for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.

Content Coordinator - WSOC TV in Charlotte, NC at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 6/17/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Summary

CMG Charlotte is looking for a Content Coordinator to join the team! The Content Center aggressively follows breaking news, coordinates coverage among our crews and creates content for our online and on-air platforms. 

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • You will be responsible for monitoring content resources like station email, phones, scanners, social media and handling logistics for field crews. 
  • You will be responsible for gathering and writing content for digital and social platforms, working with your manager to determine the best platform to share each story. 
  • Because Charlotte is a hub for major news events, you will work with ABC affiliates, CNN, CMG stations, local partners and other media organizations across the country. 
  • You will need to see the big picture and understand the significance of editorial content. 
  • You will work directly with reporters, photographers, producers and other newsroom managers to stay on top of the news of the day and prepare for major news events. 

 

 

What we look for

WHAT YOU WILL BRING:

  • The ideal candidate is someone who loves to investigate news tips and see stories through to online and on-air distribution. You must be able to work under pressure, meet strict deadlines, be aggressive on breaking news and be self-motivated. 
  • You must be a strong writer with editorial judgement and organizational skills.  
  • Previous newsroom experience is strongly preferred. 

WHAT WE OFFER YOU: WHY YOU SHOULD WORK AT CMG  

CMG is an industry-leading media company with dominant brands, award-winning content, and exceptional people – and you could be one of them! We are a start-up built on a 100-year history of blazing trails in the world of media. Over that time, our skilled journalists and storytellers have covered war and peace, tragedies and celebrations, small moments, and global movements. We are relying on our longstanding experience and entrepreneurial mentality to build a media company that is modern, agile, and uniquely positioned for the future.  

We provide valuable local content to viewers in the communities we serve through our 33 high-quality, market-leading television stations in 20 markets, 53 top-performing radio stations delivering all genres of content in 11 markets, and numerous streaming and digital platforms. Our portfolio includes primary affiliates of ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, and MyNetworkTV, as well as several valuable news and independent stations. We also offer a full suite of national, regional, local, and digital advertising services with CMG Local Solutions, CoxReps and Gamut.   

We offer rewarding and challenging careers that encourage growth and development. We take care of our people with industry-leading total rewards offerings that include medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and accident insurance as well as, a best-in-class wellness program, 401(k) matching and flexible time-off programs.   

We promote the safety and well-being of our employees by requiring that all newly hired CMG employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their start date. CMG will provide reasonable accommodations as required by law for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.   

If this description fits and CMG sounds like a company you want to work for, we’d love to have you join us. Apply today!  

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