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About the Role
The Athletic is looking for a strategic, analytical individual to join our team as a Digital Programming Manager. In this role, you will be responsible for developing content distribution strategy across various channels (push, email, in-product) to drive growth & engagement for East & Central sports teams. The Digital Programming Manager will be an expert on original content produced by our national & local journalists, optimize distribution via push notifications, & develop high-level programming strategy. This role will be based in our New York City office.