CBS Corporation Managing Editor, in New York, New York

Managing Editor,

REF#: 30334


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry. Our brands dive deep into the things people care about across entertainment, technology, news, games, business and sports. With over 1 billion users visiting our properties every quarter, we are a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks online.

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Brand Overview: is a category leader in comScore video and a top 50 YouTube property that serves more than 250 million video views per month. The IE digital video team produces dozens of digital articles and videos a day, repackages broadcast content for digital distribution and is developing original, digital series.

Role Details:

The managing editor is an ambitious, organized and encouraging leader who oversees the day-to-day operations and content priorities of the editorial team at This multi-tasking manager is responsible for assigning and delivering short and long-form content while working hand-in-hand with the video team. They must be comfortable with Content Management Systems for publishing.

Your Day-to-Day:

  • Set daily content priorities for including packaging broadcast segments for digital

  • Identify emotionally driven stories and viral videos before they’re covered by online competitors

  • Manage a team of staff and freelance writers and their daily assignments

  • Work closely with the leads of the video and social teams

  • Work with the Editor in Chief to oversee long-form coverage and the editorial calendar

  • Develop and maintain relationships with distribution partners and content agencies

  • Help manage monthly spending budgets and staffing schedules

  • Identify and pitch ideas for special projects including sponsored content

Key Projects:

  • Manage original content projects for, its social platforms and syndication partners

  • Work with content distribution partners to identify opportunities for growth on their platforms

  • Create compelling content to grow UVs onsite and audience engagement on IE's social platforms


What you bring to the team:

  • BA or BS degree, 7+ years' experience working for a news organization, preferably in digital

  • Experience managing a team and overseeing longer-term projects

  • Excellent headline-writing skills and knowledge of SEO

  • Ability to multitask and adapt to an ever-changing digital environment

  • A solid understanding of Inside Edition’s content and voice

You may also have--

  • Experience with video production, Photoshop, CMS, iNews and online syndication

  • Experience creating compelling content for social platforms and growing interactions

  • Experience creating and developing mid-to-long-form features and series


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled