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HBO Marketing Coordinator, International Programming Sales

OVERALL SUMMARY:

Position plays an integral role in the development and delivery of HBO Series, Films and Documentary sales and promotional marketing materials. Also functions as a liaison between HBOEnterprises and Design+Production teams on production needs.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Coordinate the production and delivery of sales marketing materials to promote the worldwide licensing and distribution of HBO original programming, providing creative feedback and ensuring materials meet deadlines; sales marketing materials include printed sales sheets, programming emails and email graphic signatures

  • Assure legal approval and clearance for all materials; requires working across departments within the company

  • Collect and create programming press packs with both US and International press/reviews

  • Maintain the ViP Viewing website’s 3 Enterprises catalogs, ensuring they contain up-to-date and accurate information on all programming; includes entering credit, synopsis and awards metadata

  • Coordinate the packing, shipping and tracking of materials and collateral for presence at International sales markets and events

  • Maintain departmental tracking documents for marketing materials, festival and market dates and sales website technical issues

  • Order and track premium items for clients, events and sales markets


REQUIREMENTS:
 

  • 1-2 years of experience in Marketing. Film/TV experience, a plus.

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Must have excellent oral and writing skills

  • Must be creative, organized, detail orientated and able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously within a fast-paced environment with constantly changing deadlines

  • Exercise good judgment, flexibility and resourcefulness

  • Must be proficient in Word & Excel. General knowledge of Photoshop preferred

Explore career opportunities with us: www.hbocareers.com

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Director

Position Summary (Scope & Purpose)

The primary focus of the Director is to develop a production plan for and direct newscasts and related productions.  Produce and direct, promotions, remotes and public service projects.

 

Principal Responsibilities/Skills:

• Develops a production plan for then directs newscasts and special productions. Also responsible for the pre-production of certain elements and segments. Including various graphic formats.

• Interacts with newscast producer to understand the content, tone, structure and pace of the newscast.

• Must be able to work within and set up the scripting and production tools needed to prepare and execute the live newscast.

• Leads the production team to creatively and technically execute the newscast.

• Coordinates with the News and Creative Services Departments to achieve the graphic elements of the newscast.

• Responsible for monitoring studio lighting and staging needs for any production they are involved in.

• Performs other duties as assigned.

Skills and Knowledge Requirements:

Operation of video switcher program, newsroom operating software, editor and other equipment necessary for live News and special projects including commercial and promotional spots. Good eye for composition and experience on a computer graphics platform. Ability to make decisions and react quickly in order to respond to last moment program changes and equipment malfunctions.  Possess the ability to give direction to Production staff in a clear and logical manner.  Be able to quickly interpret and react upon the producers’ request. Must possess a valid State Driver's License (or be able to get one).  

Education Requirements:

A college degree is preferred and/or two to five years WORK experience.

Physical Requirements:

Good manual dexterity in order to operate the numerous small push buttons and rotary switches on the equipment.  Good eyesight and hearing for the composition and evaluation of commercial production and programs.  Good hearing to be able to receive producer commands, program cues and run audio.  Headsets are used in communications.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THIS POSITION:

Send a resume and tape (or link) to Tom Maloney, Production Manager WQAD-TV, 3003 Park 16th Street, Moline, Illinois  61265-6061 or you can e-mail him at tom.maloney@wqad.com.

This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job.  While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change, e.g., emergencies, changes in personnel, work load, rush jobs, special projects, technological developments, etc.

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information, please visit www.tribunemedia.com. 

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Production Assistant, Segment Unit

Production Assistant, Segment Unit

Washington, DC

PBS NewsHour is seeking a passionate Production Assistant who will be responsible for providing a diverse range of writing, research, editing, production, and tracking services to support the work of the PBS NewsHour. You will prepare news material and news feeds for compilation and produce compilations exercising independent judgment. Other tasks include researching and fulfilling video requests for PBS NewsHour producers, acquiring footage and creating footage, and assisting in covering breaking news and in writing for broadcast news summary. College degree in journalism, communications, political science, or a related discipline, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Introductory experience with broadcast and online journalism, including writing, editing, and shooting preferred. Experience with nonlinear editing programs is desirable.

For a full job description or to apply through our online application, please click here to be directed to the careers page at WETA. To confirm that a WETA or PBS NewsHour job posting is under recruitment, please visit our websites for our current job postings list: www.weta.org and www.pbs.org/newshour/.

                                                                                                        WETA is an equal employment opportunity employer.  WETA does not discriminate against employees or applications on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, genetic predisposition or carrier status, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal law

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HBO Executive Assistant, Domestic Network Distribution

OVERALL SUMMARY:

Serve as an integral member of the DND team assigned to manage HBO’s business with its MSO (cable) partners. Provide administrative support for the SVP, in addition to the VP responsible for the Comcast account. This position allows visibility to all aspects of the distribution discipline. It is a role that requires an individual with strong people and project management skills, but we are also looking for someone who has a genuinely curious nature, works smart, goes beyond usual approaches to solve problems, and is dedicated to the position. A successful candidate will be imaginative, resilient in an environment of fast-paced change, and highly collaborative. In this role, you will have the chance to work with a diverse and dynamic group of professionals in a position that allows opportunities for growth.


PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide general administrative support to SVP and VP as requested. Specific responsibilities include answering phones, making travel arrangements, scheduling meetings, processing expense reports, and planning events (internal and for affiliates).
  • Serve as liaison between SVP and her team, internal HBO clients, and partner affiliates, as well as between the VP and his contacts.
  • Process invoices and route for approval in a timely fashion.
  • Prepare outgoing mail (often sizable shipments of premium items) as assigned.
  • Process monthly expense reports.
  • Understand the business objectives of HBO and its affiliates by maintaining familiarity with and an understanding of the telecommunications industry.
  • Learn to understand and navigate HBO’s corporate culture to accomplish objectives.


REQUIREMENTS:

Budget Tracking

  • Knowledge of standard accounting principles at a minimum.

 Aptitude and Competence

  • Demonstrate strong organization and planning skills.
  • Manage assignments and meet deadlines with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrate keen attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Demonstrate thorough knowledge of internal applications once trained.
  • Demonstrate ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously without becoming easily overwhelmed.

 Team Membership

  • Demonstrate support for the team through an enthusiastic and positive attitude.
  • Show a willingness to accept extra work assignments when needed.
  • Be able to work collaboratively with team, other office co-workers, and NY corporate contacts.

Adaptability to Change

  • Adapt quickly to changes in the EA position, the marketplace, and the organization.
  • Show a willingness to try new methods and applications when necessary.

Problem Solving

  • Take initiative in completing assignments, solving problems, and seeking solutions.
  • Seek answers to questions proactively when the answers are not immediately apparent.
  • Make progress on assignments independently.

Communication Skills

  • Must be articulate, in spoken and the written word.
  • Must listen well.

 Professionalism, Standards and Ethics

  • Strive to demonstrate adherence to the highest professional standards and ethics.
  • Demonstrate appropriate discretion and decorum while in the office.
  • Exhibit a professional and courteous attitude during interactions with team members, co-workers, and affiliates at all times.
  • Represent the team well on budget calls, in application trainings, and in meetings.


EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

  • 3+ years business experience in a fast-paced environment
  • College degree preferred
  • Accounting/budgeting experience preferred

 

Explore career opportunities with us: http://www.timewarner.com/careers

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HBO Publicity Assistant

OVERALL SUMMARY:

Provide administrative support for Vice President, Media Relations as well as support and coordination of activities within a fast-paced Media Relations team which includes a Director and Sr. Publicist.  

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Administrative support includes answering phones, monthly expense reports, scheduling meetings, managing daily calendar, coordinating travel and other general clerical support work
  • Coordinate travel, cars and grooming for talent at press appearances and special events
  • Generate and maintain talent itineraries and press schedules
  • Organize and file daily stream of press clippings; distribute to appropriate executives and file for future departmental use
  • Manage requests for press materials including clip reels and photos; cut video clips as needed
  • Assist at premiere screenings and press events. This would include, assisting in seating assignments, ticketing, production support and other related tasks at events  
  • Assist in preparing publicity materials for film festivals and awards ceremonies
  • Develop and maintain relationships with select group of editors, filmmakers and talent reps
  • Research and development of targeted press lists
  • Some writing of press materials


REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Minimum of 1 year relevant work experience, preferably in a PR role
  • Strong interest in television, social issues, news
  • Solid writing and communication skills
  • Must be a self-starter, detail oriented, organized, able to multi-task and meet strict deadlines in a fast paced environment
  • A team player with strong interpersonal skills. Candidate interacts with a diverse group of executives at all levels, media and filmmakers
  • Ability to handle confidential information with a high level of discretion, sensitivity and professionalism 
  • Proficient in Word and Excel
  • Flexible work schedule, must be able to assist at events scheduled in the evenings and on weekends

 

Explore career opportunities with us: http://www.timewarner.com/careers

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Business Sponsorship Account Executive

We are seeking a motivated self-starter to secure financial support for Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR) programming, local productions, and special events.  This individual works primarily with the business community and foundations, supporting WPR’s community efforts and activities while stewarding relationships with all donors and key constituencies. Requires: demonstrated success setting and achieving fundraising goals in a client service, sales or marketing-intensive environment;  excellent communication/ interpersonal skills; ability to analyze and interpret data and develop presentations.  Details: www.wpr.org/job-opportunities.  Questions? contact betsy.nelson@wpr.org.

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News Anchor

WTVC-TV NewsChannel 9, the market leader in Chattanooga, Tennessee, needs an energetic and engaging evening news anchor to complete our weekday, evening anchor team. In addition to the typical duties of a news anchor, we are looking for someone who is eager to head into the field and break hard news investigative stories.  Our anchors are also expected to help mentor and grow younger staff mentors, write and edit copy and lead the way in digital and social media. 

 Job Duties:

  • Anchor assigned newscasts
  • Deliver scripted and ad-libbed material with energy, professionalism and personality
  • Work with and guide reporters and producers in newscast production
  • Maintain active daily presence on social media which engages with audience
  • Ability to enterprise stories
  • Possess the highest journalistic integrity and ethical standards
  • Appear on behalf of the station at public events

 Experience: 

  • Minimum of 10 years of reporting experience is required
  • 5+ years as a daily news anchor experience is required
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent proven work experience

Apply online at www.sbgi.net.

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug-Free Workplace.

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Part-Time Production Assistant


WQAD News 8

POSITION SUMMARY (Scope & Purpose)

Our production department is looking for a team member to join an already dynamic behind-the scenes team. Do you like being in the center of the action? If you have a can-do attitude and like working early or late, we need you!!!

 

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Operate teleprompter
Edit video
Ensure all pre-newscast details are completed and ready for air
Maintain a clean and organized studio
Set up and maintain studio lighting
Assist production and news departments during breaking coverage
Others duties as assigned which may include, assisting Director, running graphics during live newscasts, updating station website

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS:

Production experience is helpful but not necessary. Basic computer skills are required. Must be able to multitask. Communication skills are essential for this position. Must be able to verbally communicate professionally and effectively. Must also be able to communicate precisely particularly during tense situations under time constraints.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Dexterity to operate computer, editing equipment and cameras. Ability to stand for a hour or more. Vision to follow written scripts and to focus cameras. Ability to move hands quickly for hand cues.

 

 

RELATIONSHIPS:

INTERNAL CONTACTS EXTERNAL CONTACTS

Production staff Guests of newscasts

News staff General public

Creative Services staff

 

 

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THIS POSITION:

Send resume to Tom Maloney, WQAD-TV, 3003 Park 16th Street, Moline, IL 61265-6061 or email at tom.maloney@wqad.com

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information, please visit www.tribunemedia.com.

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Account Executive - Experienced

WTAT Television, FOX Affiliate in Charleston, SC, has an immediate opening for an experienced Account Executive well versed in both Broadcast and Digital Sales.

If you have a successful background of developing New Business (including Broadcast and Digital sales) as well as solid negotiating skills, we have a great opportunity for you in one of the most sought-after markets in the country! For this position, we require a minimum of 3 years Electronic Media experience (may include Broadcast, Cable and/or Radio sales). In addition, we are looking for a proven track record in Multi-Platform sales to include Digital Sales development.  Must be proficient with Order Entry, knowledgeable with ratings services and negotiating for the highest shares possible. Last, but not least, a solid history and desire to establish and grow New Business will be the winning component to help you secure employment with our company.

To apply, please send resume to jobs@foxcharleston.com and include “WTAT-Account Executive” in the subject line.  No phone calls please.

WTAT-TV and Cunningham Broadcasting Corporation are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

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HBO Account Assistant- Domestic Network Distribution

OVERALL SUMMARY 

Serve as an integral member of the AT&T Account Team in HBO’s Domestic Network Distribution Department.  Responsibilities include support for 1 Account Director, 2 Account Managers, 2 Account Executives, and 6 Sales Development Executives (SDEs).  Duties include tracking of marketing expenses and department budget, processing expense reports, ordering and shipping of call center items, and responding to routine requests from affiliate clients. Candidate must be able to prioritize and handle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Serve as primary support for the AT&T Account Team, being able to adapt to a wide variety of business priorities and personalities.
  • Assume ownership of a marketing budget.  
    • Enter and track all financial commitments and reconcile expenses.  
    • Process invoices for payment ensuring proper documentation requirements are met.
    • Assist with resolving any billing discrepancies.
    • Process detailed monthly, quarterly, and year-end close accounting reports and financial statements
  • Process expense reports for team members, assist Director with travel and calendar, and track attendance and vacation requests.
  • Coordinate agenda updates for Team’s weekly status meeting.
  • Assist in planning call center agent incentives, placing and tracking prize orders, and maintaining records for tax reporting.
  • Participate in overall planning of client-facing and internal events, as well as make restaurant/catering arrangements, hotel room blocks, manage invitations and RSVPs.
  • Book meeting rooms, order office supplies, and organize premiums closet inventory.
  • Coordinate logistics/materials for routine affiliate visits and serve as a primary liaison between account team members and their affiliates when account team members are traveling.
  • Process internal premium solicitations and fulfill affiliate premium requests as needed
  • Maintaining required records and backups in compliance with the HBO Records Retention policy.
  • Partner with colleagues on ad-hoc projects, keeping manager/colleagues informed and share best practices.
  • Understand HBO business objectives and those of our affiliates by maintaining a familiarity and understanding of the industry by regularly reading corporate and industry news from published sources like blogs, trades, etc.

REQUIREMENTS 

  • 2+ years work experience, some Accounting and/or Accounts Payable experience preferred
  • College degree or equivalent experience preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Independent thinker with ability to manage assignments and meet deadlines without hands-on supervision
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Familiarity with Concur, Photoshop and asset management systems
  • Demonstrate great attention to detail and accuracy
  • Team player is a MUST!

Explore career opportunities with us: http://www.timewarner.com/careers

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