Senior Video Producer, Lifestyle & News

Location: NY - New York - Interactive One

Description

Interactive One ( www.interactiveone.com ) is powered by the mission to create an online community that provides rich content and digital products that engage, entertain and inspire the lives of African Americans.

We are the #1 digital platform for the Multi-Cultural Millennials, reaching millions of users each month through a suite of content, social, and local radio offerings. iOne owns and operates a number of branded destinations, including GlobalGrind (Millennials), HelloBeautiful (Women), NewsOne (Affluent) and TheUrbanDaily (Men), as well as social networking sites such      as BlackPlanet, and more than 50 local radio sites.  Interactive One was launched in 2008 by Radio One, Inc. [NASDAQ: ROIA and ROIAK, radio-one.com ] to complement its existing portfolio of media companies targeting Black Americans.  

 

The iOne Senior Lifestyle Producer will play a key role in shaping the lifestyle and culture verticals for Project X, a new millennial content brand and digital magazine for Interactive One. This senior-level editor will be responsible for the development and execution of lifestyle-centered franchises, both flat content and video. The ideal candidate will own and grow vertical platforms in a wide range of lifestyle areas, from finance, wellness, auto and health to love/relationships and sex. The SLP will develop and execute Project X brand extensions, including but not limited to on-the-ground events and sponsored partnerships. The person in this role is a thought leader who will work closely with the sales team, deputy editors and other key stakeholders at Interactive One. He/she will report directly to the Senior Vice President, Content and Brands.

 


 KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Must contribute at a minimum 3 lifestyle posts (flat and or video) to Project X daily, occasionally will create/share content with NewsOne.com

Will work closely with junior staff as a top editor and overall thought-leader

  • Will regularly appear on camera both in house and externally as a lifestyle expert and MSW on behalf of iOne; will speak publicly as a Project X brand ambassador
  • Will work in tandem with other key iOne stake holders in crafting a lifestyle editorial plan with salable, marketable features including related events and off line activations
  • Will work with deputy editors and other Project X staff to deploy a daily content strategy that is topical and responsive to breaking news

 CRITICAL COMPETENCIES FOR SUCCESS:

  • Must be comfortable in a start-up environment
  • Must be able to proactively lead a content team to measurable success
  • Must be inherently flexible, team player
  • Be able to travel for work when needed

 


 EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must have over 10+ years proven experience as a reporter and journalist at major content brands
  • Must have extensive relationships and PR contacts in lifestyle and entertainment news
  • Must be familiar and comfortable with covering urban America and communities of color
  • Must have significant on-air experience as an expert commentator or talking head

 


 COMPANY CORE VALUES:

  • COMMUNITY: Support our audience, clients and each other fiercely
  • INNOVATION: Always be forward thinking, inventive, daring
  • INTEGRITY: Integrity is the foundation of our business.  DO the right thing, be honest and straight forward.
  • TEAMWORK: We move as ONE to surpass expectations
  • OPENNESS: Be transparent.  Be willing to change, to learn to grow, to fail – it makes us better
  • LEADERSHIP: Be courageous, lead by example, care about each other

 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer





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