The Houston Chronicle seeks a Managing Editor/Audience who will lead the newsroom’s quest to seek, grow and maintain an engaged readership on all platforms. She/he oversees the digital team in Houston and San Antonio (San Antonio Express News, another Hearst paper)along with the copy and design desks and the newsletter team. He/she must have a grasp of the operations of all newsroom departments, leading the decision-making of what type of content can resound digitally and working with the Managing Editor/Content to set a new publishing rhythm focused on our newsletter schedule, not print deadlines. This editor will establish proper metrics to gauge our effectiveness with our targeted audience for consumption and subscriptions. The Managing Editor/Audience will play a key role in recruiting, will develop and lead regular and meaningful employee evaluations and take an interest in the development of all members of the audience team. She/he will consult regularly with the Executive Editor on broader strategic and budget issues as part of the senior management team.