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Editorial Assistant, Bloomberg New Economy Forum - Short Term Assignment (Contractor)

Established in 2018 by Michael Bloomberg, the New Economy Forum seeks to build a community of leaders to engage in real conversations - leading to actionable solutions - about the critical challenges facing a world economy in the throes of a historic transition. The inaugural Forum will be held in Beijing on November 6-8, 2018, and will cover a range of topics, including global economic management, trade and investment, technology, urbanization, capital markets, climate change and inclusion.

The Program Director, Andrew Browne, oversees the creation, management, and execution of all editorial activities on the New Economy Forum - including the conference program and content, as well as the Bloomberg NEF news website and associated Bloomberg Media content across platforms. We are seeking an Editorial Assistant for a temporary 3 month assignment to support the Program Director and NEF editorial operations.

Main Responsibilities:

  •  Support the Program Director with day to day administrative tasks, projects, and planning
  •  Arrange and take notes of meetings for the NEF Program Director
  •  Research and create briefs for the Program / NEF Editorial team about potential speakers and news topics
  •  Draft emails and manage correspondence and invitation follow-ups for the NEF Program Director
  •  Support the creation, maintenance, and frequent updating of NEF programming materials, including agenda, program descriptions, and event website
  •  Ensure close coordination with the rest of the NEF team on the invitations, confirmations, tracking and briefing of speakers

Qualifications

  •  This role requires someone who is confident, intellectually curious, with exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail
  •  Pro-active and collaborative approach to problem-solving in dynamic environment
  •  Clear, professional verbal and written communications skills
  •  Understanding of journalistic principles and interest in world affairs and New Economy issues a plus

Time

  •  Time: Starting immediately, ending November 16
  •  No travel, but support could include occasional evening hours or earlier morning hours for international phone meetings

    Apply if you think we’re a good match. We’ll get in touch with you to let you know the next steps.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Part-Time Editor - WQAD

We are looking for a team member to join an already dynamic team. Do you have a thirst to go the extra mile to deliver great product? If so, we are interested in speaking to you about this opportunity.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Edit accurate & compelling video
• Operate non-linear editing equipment
• Successfully meet multiple daily deadlines

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS:
• Experience in editing
• Experience with non-linear editing equipment
• Journalistic knowledge to match appropriate video with the script
• Effective communication skills with Producers & other news staff
• Valid driver’s license
• A four-year degree or equivalent experience is preferred

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Dexterity to operate keyboard & mouse for editing. The ability to hear and react quickly to director’s cues. The ability to review and edit quality stories.

RELATIONSHIPS:
INTERNAL CONTACTS                                                   EXTERNAL CONTACTS
Reporters, producers, photographers and management   General public

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THIS POSITION:
Send a resume and tape to Andy McKay, Chief Photographer, WQAD-TV, 3003 Park 16th Street, Moline, Illinois 61265-6061. This may also be e-mailed to andy.mckay@wqad.com.

AN 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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Bloomberg - Valuations Analyst/Editor (Wealth)

The Role
- Bloomberg News is seeking an editor in New York for Wealth coverage, working within a new team producing some of the most high-profile stories in the newsroom
- You will work with the Global Valuations Editor, reporters and editors to maintain models for the Bloomberg Billionaires index, a list of the 500 wealthiest people in the world that's updated daily
- You will collaborate with reporters to research financial information on private companies, public holdings and other assets including art and real estate for stories that appear across multiple platforms, including the revamped Wealth vertical on Bloomberg.com
- We are looking for someone passionate about generating stories and leads on hidden billionaires, the rise and decline of phenomenal fortunes and wealth management

We'd like to see:
- Ideally a BA/BS in Business, Finance and/or Accounting or equivalent work experience
- 2+ years experience conducting valuation analysis
- You will have expert Excel skills, experience valuating assets, keen attention to detail and be able to handle requests across time zones
- Proficient in reading company regulatory filings
- Ability to meet deadlines and logically tackle problems
- Dedication to improving and developing Bloomberg products
- Effective research, analysis and communication skills
- Local language skills a plus
- Journalism experience would be advantageous

Please apply via our careers website: https://careers.bloomberg.com/job/detail/68644

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability

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WPFW - Program Director

WPFW seeks a Program Director who is serious about innovative, high-quality, community-based programming to provide leadership and vision to growing station.

WPFW 89.3 FM in Washington, D.C., was established in 1977 as a listener-supported, non-commercial radio station. It is one of five stations of the Pacifica Network. WPFW is a community radio station in the nation’s seventh-largest market, providing a distinctive media voice to the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area and beyond. The station has earned a reputation among its listeners as a trusted progressive voice in the African-American community and across the District, Maryland and Virginia’s (DMV) broadly diverse spectrum of political, cultural and social groups, interests, and popular movements.

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Radio Reporter / Multimedia Journalist

NET – Nebraska’s PBS and NPR Stations has an opportunity for a skilled news reporter to create radio and digital content for our award-winning and innovative NET News team. You may also have the opportunity to produce video content for our television and digital platforms. Strong journalism credentials will aid in producing both short and long-form news content.

We’re looking for someone who can go in-depth on a variety of topics and produce creative and compelling stories across multiple platforms. You won’t be afraid of addressing difficult subjects and doing the research necessary to report on them thoroughly. We want you to seek out diverse issues, topics and sources to provide our audience with a broad perspective of our world and state.

We want someone who can experiment with storytelling techniques and digital newsgathering tools to find the best way to communicate with our audience. We’re looking for a reporter who also understands the importance of social media as another effective way to reach our audience; someone who creates thoughtful and informative posts that help those who follow us better understand the issues important to them.

Your work will reflect the high ethical and quality standards NET News and public media embrace. You must have a commitment to accuracy and fairness in your reporting. You also must bring with you a great attitude, a willingness to collaborate, a strong curiosity, an emphasis on diversity throughout your reporting and sourcing, and a focus on serving our citizens with reliable and informative coverage of our state.

If you join our team, you’ll be based in Lincoln, but have the opportunity to cover all of Nebraska. Lincoln is a growing city featuring great local food, music, art and sports. It’s home to the University of Nebraska and an expanding tech startup market. Lincoln features great schools, affordable housing and plenty of recreational opportunities. Those are all reasons why it’s consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in the country. We know you’ll love Lincoln and Nebraska as much as we do. Visit  https://www.lcoc.com/welcome-to-lincoln

This position includes excellent benefits including a scholarship program for staff and dependents. We’ll begin reviewing applications August 24 and continue until the position is filled. For additional details and to apply visit www.netnebraska.org/careers.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer. We encourage minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

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Producer, Student Reporting Labs

Student Reporting Labs (SRL), the national youth journalism program that connects classrooms and afterschool programs to local PBS stations and the PBS NewsHour, seeks a Producer to oversee production of Student Reporting Labs video and digital content for NewsHour broadcast and digital platforms.

The Producer will work a portfolio of schools within in the program to ensure the highest technical and editorial quality by setting and enforcing standards and managing SRL video workflow. Additional responsibilities include developing strategies and workflows, generating story ideas, editing, timely communication with teachers and students and participation in special events. College degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum 4 years professional experience shooting, editing and producing video content for a media outlet.

PBS NewsHour is a wholly-owned, non-profit subsidiary of WETA. 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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Master Control Operator - WJAC-TV

WJAC-TV is seeking a Master Control Operator. The ideal candidate for this role must 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.

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Reporter Producer, Segment Unit

PBS NewsHour is seeking an enthusiastic individual who will serve as an integral member of the PBS NewsHour’s Segment Production Unit overseeing the daily production of video segments for use on-air and on-line.  The Reporter Producer will write and edit broadcast copy, objectively and on deadline, for use in the PBS NewsHour’s daily video news summaries and select and edit incoming video images and interview clips to accompany those summaries.  Additionally, this individual will research and produce day-of-air and forward-planned field segments, develop pitches for field segments, and plan budgets. Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum of two (2) years' experience working in journalism, preferably for a national outlet. Reporting or blogging experience required.

PBS NewsHour is a wholly-owned, non-profit subsidiary of WETA. 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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Account Executive - WQAD

WQAD 8 has an opening for an Account Executive. Responsibilities include proposing media advertising strategies over several media platforms to local businesses and advertising agencies. Previous sales experience and a college degree preferred. Working knowledge of digital, mobile, social media a plus. Must have the ability to utilize PowerPoint, Word and Excel proficiently.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES/SKILLS:
• A proven track record of creativity
• The ability to complete an effective customer needs analysis
• Develop new business for continued revenue growth, working with direct clients and advertising agencies.
• Embrace new technology. Applicant needs to be experienced in the use of new technology and possess the ability to learn how new technologies can be used to develop sales opportunities that will benefit our customers and new revenue growth for our business.
• Conduct sales calls within an established zone in our designated market area.
• Experienced in building relationships and able to use available resources to generate revenue.
• Forecast pending business.
• Achieve monthly revenue budget.
• Achieve monthly new business quota. Conduct presentations utilizing our marketing department and use available research materials to secure new customer and develop revenue.
• Maximize use of selling day by using available resources to handle administrative duties.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
• Verbal and written skills used in meetings, conversation and presentations.
• Ability to drive vehicle.
• Dexterity to operate keys on computers and telephones.
• Ability to lift tapes, sales packages and other object up to 20 pounds and over when needed.
• Exposed to all kinds of weather conditions in connection with making sales calls on clients.
• Must be willing to travel.

RELATIONSHIPS:
INTERNAL CONTACTS        EXTERNAL CONTACTS
Other Account Executives   Advertising clients
Sales Assistants
Station Management

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THIS POSITION:
Send a resume to Dan Englund, Director of Sales at WQAD-TV, 3003 Park 16th Street, Moline, Illinois 61265-6061 or e-mail at dan.englund@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.


Equal Opportunity Employer

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C-Span - Political Producer

C-Span is looking for a Political Producer based in DC. This position requires a minimum of four years of related experience after graduating college.

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