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Analyst, Media Preparation & Delivery

This is a Temporary role that supports nonlinear distribution initiatives for AMC, IFC, SundanceTV, and WE tv.

 

The Analyst, Media Preparation & Delivery is responsible for executing assigned tasks to ensure that content is accessible on all Ad Sales and Affiliate supported platforms for set top box Video On Demand (VOD) and TV Everywhere (TVE). Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: ensuring video, metadata and artwork are compliant with AMC Networks (AMCN) technical specifications and FCC closed-captioning requirements. In addition, the position provides day to day support for the Technical Operations Supervisor (TOS), inclusive of assistance with accurate handoff of all non-linear traffic regarding promo and advertising spots and any other additional workflow and operational reporting and procedural needs.

 

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Deliver AMC Networks content to partners on time and to the required technical specifications.
  • Ingest tapes and/or manage digital media.
  • Transcode content for distribution on VOD and TVE.
  • Perform quality control checks of video content in conjunction with preparation for successful execution of dynamic ad insertion (DAI) for partner platforms.
  • Collaborate with network Media Planning and Ad Sales teams to receive traffic instructions to be used for creation of all ad-supported non-linear program assets.
  • Utilize task management system to track life cycle of asset from preparation to delivery.
  • Perform other duties assigned as needed.
  • Ability to work evenings preferred.

 

QUALIFICATIONS (Required & Preferred)

  • Knowledge of transcoding methods and working with Vantage.
  • Experience with asset management and data storage systems.
  • Minimum 1-year relevant television experience.
  • Knowledge of AMC Networks programming.
  • Experience with editing/altering metadata and/or Extensible Markup Language (XML).
  • Excellent skills in working both independently and within a team setting.
  • Ability to quickly learn a wide array of tasks.
  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to work well under pressure, juggling multiple tasks simultaneously while adhering to tight deadlines.
  • Basic understanding of video and audio standards and encoding formats
  • Capable of handling high volume workflow in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be able to work nights, holiday and weekends
  • Must be able to light 25 pounds
  • Other duties as assigned
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Producer- Motion Graphics Designer

ideastream®, Northeast Ohio’s Public Media organization, has exciting opportunities for a Producer/Motion Graphics Designer. ideastream is seeking a creative individual with strong production skills to join our staff.

The ideal candidate will conceive, design, edit and create visual program elements, spots and programs of high quality and relevance.   

 

Qualifications include:

  • A bachelor’s degree
  • In depth understanding of graphic design and evolving media production techniques.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in graphics creation and television non-linear editing software with strong abilities in Final Cut, Adobe Creative Suite, DVD Studio and Cinema 4d preferred
  • Knowledge and skill in digital media, including videography, lighting and other technical production skills
  • Ability to produce, edit and reformat content for distribution in audio, video and digital formats, including social media
  • Ability to upload and ingest programming for archives and the web.
  • Moderate level of experience in graphic design, motion graphic application, television spot production, preferably in a broadcast news environment.
  • Ability to perform in a fast paced deadline driven environment

 

To view a full job description and to apply go to www.ideastream.org/employment

 

ideastream is an equal opportunity employer: women, minorities, veterans and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Diversity is one of our core values.

 

Application Deadline is October 17, 2016

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Digital Content and Communities Assistant

WDET 101.9FM, Detroit’s Public Radio Station looking for a creative, collaborative and detail oriented Digital Content Communities Assistant who is passionate about public media to join our team. As a Digital Content Communities Assistant you will assist with the development of WDET's digital content and communications to reach and build relationships with new audiences. Implement strategies to grow WDET's online communities and engage members in a way that inspires loyalty. You will have the opportunity connect with a diverse community through social media platforms, marketing, events and promotions. Ideal candidates would have an understanding of the Detroit landscape or a desire to jump in,  learn and immerse themselves in our community. If you have experience developing digital content, strong analytical skills and a high level understanding of digital metrics, this opportunity is for you. We offer a competitive compensation package including comprehensive benefits through Wayne State University.

 

To apply visit jobs.wayne.edu posting number 042187.

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Tropical Promotions Producer

Category:
Promotions

Position/Title:
Topical Promotions Producer

Details:

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!


Sinclair Broadcast Group of West Palm Beach has an immediate opening for a Topical Promotions Producer/Editor. While local television news promotion experience is preferred, those with excellent writing skills and social media mastery will also be considered. This is a full time, evening hours focused position.  

 

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
9/21/2016

Closing Date:
10/21/2016

City:
West Palm Beach

State:
Florida

URL:
http://www.wearewestpalm.com

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Morning News producer

Wisconsin Public Radio is looking for a producer to help its statewide morning shows stay on top of the news.  The ideal candidate is a self-starter who thrives in a fast paced and team-oriented environment.  The Morning Producer will, among other duties, write stories for broadcast and the web, as well as set up and edit interviews conducted by the host. Work Schedule 4:00AM to noon.

Requires Bachelor’s degree or equivalent plus at least one year of experience in radio news or production. Details: http://www.wpr.org/morning-news-producer.  Betsy.nelson@wpr.org. 608-262-5221. EOE.

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Investigative Reporting Fellow

Wisconsin Public Radio announces an opportunity for (professional) journalists to gain valuable experience and training in investigative reporting through a year-long fellowship with WPR in collaboration with the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism.  The fellow will produce and file investigative reports on significant stories of statewide interest through WPR, wpr.org and Wisconsinwatch.org. 

Requires: news writing skills; high quality on-air sound and more. Fulltime experience reporting for broadcast is a plus.  Details: http://www.wpr.org/investigative-news-fellow.  Betsy.nelson@wpr.org. EOE.

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Master Control Operator

Category:
Master Control

Position/Title:
Master Control Operator

Details:

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

 

West Palm Beach Sinclair Group is seeking a Master Control Operator. The ideal candidate will be versatile and capable of learning specialized software applications and have an aptitude for operating electronic equipment. You must have great attention to detail, excellent computer skills, and must be able to work in a fast paced environment.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
9/2/2016

Closing Date:
10/2/2016

City:
West Palm Beach

State:
Florida

URL:
http://www.wearewestpalm.com

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Senior TV Broadcast Engineer

Want to work in TV Broadcast Engineering and provide a valuable service to your community too? WVIZ/PBS ideastream, Cleveland’s Public TV station, is seeking an experienced engineer to be part of the team that supports the technology and systems within the Idea Center broadcast facility and the associated transmitter sites.  The successful candidate will have skills in both traditional TV Broadcast technologies as well as file-based IT centric systems. There is one full time and a part-time (fewer than 20 hours per week) position available.

The role is for an experienced Broadcast Engineer. The successful candidate must have:

  • Experience installing and supporting broadcast systems and equipment
  • Experience as a television production engineer, including operating audio consoles and camera shading.
  • Understanding of and ability to troubleshoot IT based systems.
  • Ability to maintain operations to FCC rules and regulations
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college, certification from a Technical Program, or at least 4+ years of equivalent experience. Society of Broadcast Engineers CBNT certification preferred
  • Experience with digital asset management systems a plus
  • Experience with video and audio editing software and editing storage area networks (SAN) systems preferred
  • Ability to work in a 24/7 on-call environment

For more information go to  www.ideastream.org/employment and click on the position desired. There you can review full job descriptions, additional requirements and apply.

ideastream is an equal opportunity employer, women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply; we value diversity in our workplace.

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Part-Time Afternoon Receptionist

Position Title                                                                    Reports to: 

Part-Time Afternoon Receptionist                                  Controller/Accounting

                                     

Schedule:  Tuesday-Friday 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm (18 hours per week).  Also must have the ability to fill in for morning receptionist as need arises.             

 

Primary Responsibilities:

The primary responsibilities of this position are as follows:

  • Greet station guests
  • Answer and route phone calls
  • Organize and prepare documents for prize winners
  • Additional duties include such as preparing mailings, pamphlets, and other projects that he/she may be asked to assist with from time to time.

 

Business Skills:

  • Proficient use of a computer and a calculator
  • General office and people skills
  • Detail Oriented
  • Basic computer skills including using Microsoft Outlook, Word, & Excel.

Professional Experience:

The ideal candidate will have a minimum education of a high school diploma.  The candidate will also be able to work under pressure and within deadlines.

Statement about Other Duties:

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, special projects, technological developments, etc.

 

If you are interested in this position:

Send resume/apply in writing to Becky Corlett, Controller, WQAD-TV, 3003 Park 16th St, Moline, IL 61265 or e-mail to becky.corlett@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.

 

WQAD, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Morning Show Host

Category:
Programming

Position/Title:
MORNING SHOW HOST

Details:

Mid-West
Family Broadcasting in La
Crosse, Wisconsin is seeking a dynamic morning show host for our
sports talker, 580 WKTY. This is a rare opportunity to replace a
legendary Hall of Fame broadcaster who has been the voice of WKTY for
more than 40 years. We are looking for an energetic, engaging
personality who knows how to connect with the audience and sales. The
ideal candidate will have 2-5 years of on-air experience, relatable
to a male dominated 25-54 audience, be passionate about sports, with
experience with digital production programs and equipment. The ideal
candidate understands FCC rules and regulations, is proficient in
basic production skills, is web proficient, has a high work-ethic and
the ability to work well under pressure. We are looking for someone
with audio and video production skills who is a social media wiz.
Candidates must have a valid driver's license in compliance with
station policy, as well as proof of insurance. We offer a competitive
compensation packages and full benefits.

 

 

 

To
apply for this position, send your resume and samples of your work to
openings@580wkty.com.

 

 

 

Mid-West
Family Broadcasting is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and
Minorities are encouraged to apply. 

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:
8/17/2016

Closing Date:
9/17/2016

City:
La Crosse - 54601

State:
Wisconsin

URL:
http://www.mwfbroadcasting.com

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