Bowling Green State University — Audio/Broadcast Instructor, School of Media and Communication (Non-tenure track renewable)

Bowling Green State University — Audio/Broadcast Instructor, School of Media and Communication (Non-tenure track renewable)

Primary Responsibilities Teach a broad range of audio production courses including radio broadcasting and podcast production.  Supervise the University’s student-managed, FCC licensed radio stations. Serve as advisor to student radio organizations. Inspire and mentor students to encourage creativity and innovation in response to changing media climate/industry.  Develop collaborations with community and university constituents. Service to the department, school, college, university, and/or profession. Minimum Qualifications Master’s degree in Audio Production, Broadcasting or related field. Working knowledge of broadcast station workflow and current digital and hybrid technologies for broadcast radio and audio recording studio environments.  Professional radio production or management experience.  Functional conversance with FCC regulations. Teaching experience. Preferred Qualifications Experience in public or community radio.  Experience with on-line radio. Experience with Pro Tools. Experience with automated playout systems such as Wheatstone and ENCO. Previous experience managing student organizations or advising students.  Ability to teach introductory video production classes. Expected Start Date: August, 2017 Credentials Required for Application – Cover letter with a statement of teaching interests and relevant professional experience – Curriculum vitae – Contact information for three professional references – Copy of transcript showing the highest degree completed – Evidence of effective teaching – Evidence of effective teaching – Copy of transcript showing the highest degree completed required for finalists – Portfolio required for finalists Application Process: For a complete job description & instructions on how to apply for this position visit https://bgsu.hiretouch.com/ or contact the Office of Human Resources, BGSU. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with...
Western Carolina University — Tenure-track assistant professor of communication and television broadcasting

Western Carolina University — Tenure-track assistant professor of communication and television broadcasting

Live and teach just minutes away from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the Blue Ridge Parkway at Western Carolina University. The Department of Communication at Western Carolina University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor of communication and television broadcasting for fall 2017. Western Carolina University is part of the University of North Carolina system. Located in Cullowhee, NC, WCU is situated in a beautiful valley of the Blue Ridge Mountains, 52 miles west of Asheville and near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. From its 600-acre main campus, through programs in Asheville, at various community colleges and online, WCU serves approximately 10,000 students. Duties include teaching undergraduate courses in television broadcasting and communication. The university television studio was designed, built, and is maintained by Sony.  The studio is presently undergoing an over one million dollar HD upgrade.  Additional duties include advising broadcasting students, engaging in scholarship, and departmental, institutional, and regional service. All faculty members participate in regional engagement and support the University’s Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP). The Department of Communication is known for its engaged teaching and learning. Applicants are encouraged to visit the WCU website (www.wcu.edu) and read the university’s vision and details about the QEP. WCU is committed to the Boyer model of scholarship, stewardship of place, integrated learning, and engagement. Qualifications: A terminal degree (PhD, ABD also considered or MFA) in Communication, or closely related field, and professional television broadcast production and content creation experience.  Expertise in Internet distribution, social media, and new technology are highly desirable. Instructions to Applicants:  To be considered, applicants must apply online at http://jobs.wcu.edu   position number 1291.  An...

John Carroll University — Director of WJCU

The Tim Russert Department of Communication in the College of Arts & Sciences at John Carroll University seeks to fill the position of Director of WJCU Radio. This appointment commences with the Fall 2017 academic term. As a staff member of the Tim Russert Department Theatre Arts, the Director of WJCU acts as the University’s primary agent in overseeing the operation of WJCU FM, a licensed Class A NCE FM broadcast facility that serves the university as an experiential learning program and community media outlet. The scope of the Director’s responsibilities relating to WJCU include strategic planning, regulatory compliance, purchasing, budget, technology, community outreach, and fundraising.  These tasks comprise approximately 50% of the directors overall workload.  A part-time Operations Manager assists the Director with day to day management, training and oversight tasks. The scope of the Director’s academic responsibilities within the department comprise the balance of workload. This includes teaching two 200/300 level classes each spring & fall semester, supervising & assessing  any radio practicum students in a given semester , providing academic advising to both department majors and freshmen cohorts, and collaborating with other members of the department to execute miscellaneous tasks within the department on a day to day to basis. The Director reports directly to the department chair, but also communicates and collaborates directly with other departments and divisions across the university on an as-needed basis.  The Director serves as full-time, 12 month staff, exempt. A complete job description is available at:  https://jcu.peopleadmin.com/postings/1095 The Tim Russert Department of Communication is named in memoriam for our ’72 alum. The consummate professional, Russert embodied Jesuit ideals and lived...

Editor, News — WCBD-TV

WCBD-TV of Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., in Charleston, SC is looking for a Part Time Digital Video Editor. Must have the ability to efficiently, accurately and creatively edit digital video for multiple newscasts, learn and manage digital video systems, and manage video archives. Solid news judgment and a calm demeanor under pressure are musts along with solid computer skills. Also responsible for helping to coordinate microwave and satellite feeds to and from the station. Videography experience a plus. Prefer previous experience in a commercial television news operation or something equivalent with respect to video editing.  Essential skills include: editing digital video and audio under deadline, and working with newsroom computer systems and online platforms. Attention to detail and high standards for video production are a must. Must be able to communicate effectively with coworkers and to demonstrate initiative. Hours and shift may vary. Candidates must apply on line at nexstar.tv to be considered.  Immediate opening. Pre-employment background check required. EOE: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans. Please apply on line at nexstar.tv/careers.  NO PHONE CALLS...

Elon University – Video Producer, School of Communications

Position Title:  Video Producer Department:  School of Communications SUMMARY OF POSITION The School of Communications is seeking a highly motivated Video Producer to produce high-quality video, sound, and graphics for School of Communications projects and to provide workshop and facility support to the school. The 12-month entry-level position has a start date in July; some evening and occasional weekend work is expected. The position reports to the Director of Multimedia Projects in the School of Communications. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES •       Produce single- and multi-camera video productions •       Provide post-production in the areas of video, photography, sound editing, and color correction •       Produce motion graphics •       Provide facility support to 19 video editing bays, five audio suites, two television studios, and classrooms and labs as appropriate •       Offer workshops to faculty and students in areas such as lighting, video editing, and camera operation •       Support student television shows, primarily in the evening •       Work independently to complete projects while maintaining excellent communication with supervisor •       Other duties as assigned REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS •       Experience in video production, photography, and graphic design •       Knowledge of video and cinematic cameras •       Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite and Mac OSX, strong knowledge of Premiere Pro,   After Effects, and Photoshop •       Proficient with lighting for video •       Knowledge of audio and video signal flow •       Excellent time-management skills and ability to multitask •       Experience with Avid Pro Tools desired •       Experience with IP...

Sports Anchor– KOIN 6

KOIN 6 a Nexstar Media Group Television Station in Portland, Oregon is looking for a Sports Anchor to join our growing news team.  We want a high energy, engaging talent who can handle a fact paced environment. JOB SUMMARY: Deliver sportscasts accurately, clearly and concisely and in an engaging manner. Principal Duties & Responsibilities: •       Anchor main sportscasts in shows; host new weekly sports show •       Lead coverage of NBA’s Trailblazers and MLS’ Timbers, as well as colleges including Oregon and Oregon State •       Evaluate sports leads and tips to develop story ideas •       Gather and verify accurate information for stories through interviews and research •       Build network of sources who supply information that allows the company to stay ahead of its competitors •       Present compelling, clear, creative and accurate live shots •       Organize material and write articles based on the details and information obtained •       Use various social platforms to give updates as well as news stories to the public Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: •       Solid Vocal Delivery, camera presence and clear enunciation •       Strong reporting skills •       Understanding importance of social media •       Excellent reading, writing, spelling, grammar and organizational skills •       Promotes teamwork and maintains attitude of cooperation with all station personnel Education/Experience:  Bachelor’s degree in Communication/Journalism or related degree required (equivalent years of experience my substitute for education); plus (3) years television anchoring or reporting experience preferred. Training/Equipment: Operate newsroom computer systems. Work Environment/Physical Requirements: High stress environment with deadline pressures....

Ithaca College — Financial Operations Manager

ITHACA COLLEGE – PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR Roy H. Park School of Communications Responsible for cultivating and supervising internships that focus on a wide variety of professional practice areas within communications including entertainment media, journalism, advertising/ PR, emerging media, cinema and photography, and corporate/instructional communications.  Conduct and disseminate research on job market trends and coordinate workshops, guest lectures, and networking events to help students identify and successfully achieve their post-graduation professional and continuing education goals.  Serve as a Park School liaison for alumni and prospective employers, track alumni employment, and coordinate alumni-oriented events. Ten-month position (August – June). Qualifications: bachelor’s degree in communications or closely related field and a minimum of two years professional experience in the communications field; experience in effectively mentoring or advising undergraduate students; the ability and initiative to cultivate relationships and build partnerships with external communities; excellent organizational and communication skills; and the ability represent the Park School in a professional and positive manner with various constituencies of the School, College, alumni, and communication professionals.  Successful candidates will demonstrate their ability to hold others accountable for high professional standards and for behavior that is supportive of a diverse and inclusive community.  A master’s degree and/or previous experience in higher education is preferred. For more information and to apply:...

Integrated Digital Specialist — Nexstar

As a member of the Nexstar digital sales team, the Integrated Digital Specialist (IDS) is responsible for generating and growing digital marketing service revenue for the company.  The IDS will be the market’s subject matter expert on digital services and will work, both independently and in conjunction with the Nexstar sales team, to achieve budgeted revenue goals in the digital marketing services area.   The Integrated Digital Specialist will achieve this by professionally and effectively selling Amplify, Nexstar’s Digital suite of digital marketing services/products (including targeted video, digital audience and reach extensions, SEO/SEM, and sponsorships) with the objective of advancing client objectives. Responsibilities: Digital marketing services sales lead and subject matter expert in your market Develop and execute go-to-market sales strategies and tactics that result in exceeding personal and company revenue targets Establish, maintain and grow meaningful client relationships Generate new digital marketing services business and grow business from existing clients Be an effective educator and ambassador both internally and externally on the benefits of digital marketing for clients Meaningful contributor in sales meetings on digital marketing topics (ex. best practice sharing, industry trends).  Assist with training sales team on digital marketing services Conduct educational forums and/or seminars for clients Be an effective partner with the market’s sales team in generating synergy revenue Effective closer Consistently communicate with clients Effective in “four-legged” call situations Requirements: Education:    BA or BS in Business, Marketing, Advertising or Communications preferred Experience: ·        1+ years of digital marketing or media sales preferred ·        Significant knowledge of the local digital marketing services product offering and it’s effective use for...

Multi Media Journalist — Media General

The Multimedia Journalist produces, reports, shoots, writes, voices, edits and feeds news production content for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers.  This position reports to the news director and/or assignment manager. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: • Reports news stories for broadcast, describing the background and details of events. • Arranges interviews with people who can provide information about stories. • Reviews copy and corrects errors in content, grammar and punctuation, following prescribed editorial style and formatting guidelines. • Reviews and evaluates notes taken about event aspects in order to isolate pertinent facts and details. • Determines a story’s emphasis, length and format, and organizes material accordingly. • Researches and analyzes background information related to news stories in order to be able to provide complete and accurate information. • Gathers information about events through research, interviews, experience or attendance at political, news, sports, artistic, social or other functions. • Pitches stories to news managers and news producers which are relevant to the local community. • Receives assignments and evaluates leads and tips to develop story ideas. • Discusses issues with producers and/or news managers to establish priorities or positions. • Checks reference materials such as books, news files or public records to obtain relevant facts. • Revises work to meet editorial approval or to fit time requirements. • Shoots and edits news events and news reports. • Produces and presents reports for all platforms. • Ensures that all content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality. • Writes stories for the web and other E-Media platforms. • Interacts with viewers/users...

Business Administrator — WPRI

Eyewitness News is looking for a smart Digital Content & Assignment Editor with a passion for news.  A key team member of the station Content Center, this role is responsible for publishing as well as sourcing, confirming and generating content. This person will develop, assign news stories, coordinate reporter/photographer coverage and handle multiple news gathering tasks on all our media platforms.  The right candidate will also be proactive in writing, producing, and packaging news and media content for our on-air and digital platforms consistent with the WPRI 12/WPRI.com editorial process. Principal Duties & Responsibilities: •       Prepare contacts and information for field crews, set up interviews, monitor scanners, email tips, confirm information, and evaluate stories •       Update newsroom and web team of news items and story updates •       Oversee newsgathering, writing, and production for  digital publication •       Help coordinate live shots, including booking satellite feeds •       Social media newsgathering, writing, aggregation, and publishing •       Edit, clip and publish video for digital publication •       Monitor competition on-air and online •       Conduct on-camera interviews for on-air and online coverage, when necessary •       Research production topics using the internet, video archives, and other information sources •       Execute strategies that engage and grow audiences across all platforms •       Other duties as assigned Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: • Excellent verbal, written, grammar and analytical skills • Strong news judgment, journalistic integrity and understanding of viewer needs and expectations • Must be able to interact well with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers, production, promotions, and...

Digital Content Producer — KOIN 6

KOIN 6 a Nexstar Media Group, Television Station in Portland, Oregon is looking for a Digital Content Producer to join our growing digital team. This individual will be responsible for designing and implementing key projects for our digital portfolio. JOB SUMMARY: Produce and distribute content elements across several media platforms. PRINCIPAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: •       Produce, organize, write, and edit content for multi-media platforms: which may include, but are not limited to internet, mobile and social media. •       Collaborate with news producers and managers to conceptualize, produce and present content on multiple media platforms. •       Regularly confer with other team members to pick strongest editorial piece produced daily and optimize those articles for the web sites. •       Own the editorial and creative development and coverage of assigned stories across multiple platforms. SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES: •       Knowledge and understanding of various media platforms. •       Basic understanding and demonstration of multi-media file formats and strong computer skills. •       Understand importance of social media. •       Excellent reading, writing, spelling, grammar and organizational skills. •       Promotes teamwork and maintains attitude of cooperation with all station personnel EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s degree in Communication/Journalism or related degree required; with at least 1 year experience writing, producing and editing content on a desktop editing system. TRAINING/EQUIPMENT: Operate computers with desktop editing system. WORK ENVIRONMENT/MENTAL/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: High stress office environment with deadline pressures. Position will require day-to-day multi-tasking, and well as managing multiple projects simultaneously with frequent change in direction and priority. NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for...

Photographer — KOIN 6,

KOIN 6, a Nexstar Media Group, Inc. Television Station in Portland, Oregon is looking for a Photographer to join our news team. Job Summary: The photographer combines artistic talent, technical expertise, and composition skills to produce images that will provide a visual story on a given topic as assigned. Principal Duties & Responsibilities: * Shoots and edits news video stories, including daily news, special news, features, sports and live events. * Takes direction from, and interact with, the assignment desk, producers, reporters, anchors and production control room personnel. * Maintains and operates camera equipment as well as company vehicle safely and efficiently. Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: * Maintains positive work environment through active team participation and cooperation with co-workers in all departments. * Responds positively to feedback. * Ability to edit raw video to newscast form in a manner to complete the story for the viewer. * Proficient in social networking sites. Ex: Twitter, Facebook. * Must be detail-oriented. * Must present professional image as a representation of the station at all times. Education/Experience: •       High School Diploma or GED is required. A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in broadcasting, journalism, or related field preferred. •       Minimum of 2 years video photography in a medium or major market TV News station preferred. Training/Equipment: Operate live trucks and camera equipment. Work Environment/Mental/Physical Requirements: Must be able to operate computer and editing machine. High stress environment with deadline pressures. Travel will be required on a regular basis. Position requires the transport of equipment weighing up to 60 lbs. Position often requires work in extreme outdoor temperatures. A valid driver’s license...