Digital Assistant

Overview: The Digital Assistant works closely with the Digital Manager to monitor MMG websites across platforms in a timely manner. The Digital Assistant will also have the opportunity to act as the web composer and implement new tools for future website use.   


  • Monitor Mustang News, KCPR, and MMG apply site for issues and updates
  • Help with troubleshooting issues on websites
    • Being on-call to help the Digital Manager resolve content display problems
    • Communicate with Newspack on ongoing issues in a timely matter
  • Coordinate a weekly schedule with Digital Managers for role fulfillment 
  • Attend weekly Sunday editorial staff meetings either
  • Familiarize yourself with plugins for improvements on site for the following year
    • Implement new digital tools and website features


  • A news-worthy eye; can identify articles on a need-to-know basis
  • Interest in journalism, writing, or design
  • Knowledge in HTML, Javascript, CSS
  • Research capabilities
  • Attentive to details

Experience with WordPress is preferred.

Compensation: $150 monthly stipend