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Master Control Room/Transmissions Operator (Contractor)

The energy of a newsroom. The pace of a trading floor. The buzz of a recent tech breakthrough. We work hard, and we work fast - while keeping up the quality and accuracy we're known for. It's what keeps us inventing and reinventing, all the time. "Our culture is wide open, just like our spaces." We bring out the best in each other. And through our countless volunteer projects, we help bring out the best in the communities around us, too. You can do amazing work here. Work you couldn't do anywhere else. It's up to you to make it happen.

Bloomberg is looking for a Master Control Room Transmissions Operator, as a 12 moth contractor, who is focused, flexible, and proficient in several aspects of broadcast operations within a 24 hour live news environment.

We'll trust you to:

- Coordinate inbound and outbound transmissions, as well as manage transmissions vendors
- Manage Video/Audio compression codecs, web streaming and transmission technologies
- Check-in remote guests, color correct feeds, and operate audio/video routing systems
- Steer in satellite feeds and optimize signals
- Work in conjunction with our Assignment Desk to tackle news of the day
- Oversee implementation of commercial breaks and logs
- Maintain strong relationships with live show producers

You’ll need to have:

- A Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
- Knowledge of color correcting feeds and QC'ing remote guests
- Knowledge of RTS PAP IFB assignment panel
- Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
- Experience with Satellite, Fiber and IP technologies. Live U knowledge is a plus
- Ability to work early AM and overnight hours, as well as the weekend

Does this sounds like you:

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

Apply here: https://careers.bloomberg.com/job/detail/79470

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.

Senior Producer, Windy City Live

Chicago’s #1 television station is looking for a Senior Producer to lead a team of hard working creatives. Windy City LIVE is an award winning one-hour studio-based local show with a live audience. The popular program features topical news, pop culture, celebrity guests and stories that make Chicagoans proud.

The ideal candidate would be an experienced television/digital video producer with management leadership experience and an extensive background in the “talk” genre and format. The Senior Producer will not only work with producers day-to-day on show production & segment ideas but also plan / create major show initiatives that best serve the viewership / Chicagoland.

Job Responsibilities

  •    Managing the day to day editorial vision of WCL, including developing ideas for compelling    entertaining and local segments and themed shows
  • Responsible for working with producers day-to-day on the editorial content within each show
  • Frequent involvement in day of show production
  • Support Producers in all aspects of show development and production
  •    Work closely with the sales and marketing team to develop integrated content

Basic Qualifications

Candidate must be extremely personable, highly organized, comfortable with emerging technology and change, and have a love for Chicago.

  •       10+ years working in the in the TV industry (5+ in Live TV).
  •       5+ years of management experience.
  •       Experience in a Control Room environment
  • Solid communication skills, highly creative and able to innovate on the fly
  • Must be dialed into all things Chicago along with a solid understanding of the city, suburbs and what motivates people to tune in.
  • Experience across multi-platforms

 Preferred Qualifications

The preferred candidate will have extensive knowledge and understanding of all things “Chicago”, and will demonstrate a passion for the community.

Additional Information

Interested applicants should upload a resume along with references online at www.disneycareers.com.

Requisition ID# 723285BR

No phone calls please.

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Equal Opportunity Employer – Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Reporting Location – Chicago, IL

Senior Producer, Windy City Live

Development Manager

Founded in 1977, EdSource is a highly-respected independent, nonprofit organization with the largest team of state-based education reporters in the nation. Our principal focus is on California, within the context of education reform and innovation nationally.

EdSource is seeking an experienced Development Manager to manage and expand its current philanthropic funding base.

Reporting to the Executive Director you will lead the charge of researching and identifying new sources of funding, many from foundation and corporate giving, while helping to maintain relationships with previous institutional funders in a growing nonprofit. As the Development Manager, you will be a seasoned grant writer with experience in managing proposals.  This is an ideal position for a development leader with experience in the social service sector, seeking to contribute to a collaborative team and working to improve education outcomes in California.   

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Research funding opportunities, and assist in composing proposals for grants ranging from 5-to-6 figures.
  • Track and report to the Executive Director on progress of active grants and their deliverables.
  • Work with executive Director and the Director of Operations to meet grant deadlines and identify new contracts.
  • Monitor a portfolio of 12+ grants, contracts, and donations.
  • Assist with writing all necessary reports for funders and maintain reporting timeline.
  • Help in the fundraising strategy and effort; stay-up-to-date with the organization’s mission to educate current, previous, and prospective donors.
  • Meet tight deadlines and be flexible in adjusting proposals or concepts as needed.
  • Represent EdSource at funders’ meetings as needed.

           

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of grant writing experience, specifically with foundation grant reporting and proposals.
  • Excellent writing skills and ability to communicate clearly and effectively.
  • Ability to manage a project from start to finish; availability to work nights, weekends, and events as needed
  • Knowledge of education reforms in California and nationally a plus.

This is a half-time position (20 hours) based in Oakland, but applicants interested in a consultancy contract will also be considered.   

Along with the opportunity to do meaningful work with a team of experienced journalists, EdSource offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes a range of medical plans, a retirement savings plan, generous vacation leave and paid holidays, as well as professional development opportunities.

To Apply:

Send a cover letter, resume, contact information for three references, and three to four samples of your writing (such as proposals, letters of inquiry, and grant reports) to jobs@edsource.org.  Please include job title “Development Manager” in subject line.  EdSource is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 

Supervising Graphics Designer, NJTV

Reporting to the Executive Producer, the Supervising Graphics Designer will work with Senior Staff and internal creative clients to develop visual elements for NJTV productions, including NJTV News, On the Record, Reporters Roundtable, and others. As a department head, the position will oversee the in-house post production graphics department. Additional responsibilities include:
• Designing and producing graphic elements for broadcast, web and print with a primary focus on same-day infographic and motion graphics requests for live evening news program;.
• Project management; fielding, delegating and managing interdepartmental graphics requests;
• Collaborating with producers, junior staff, journalists and editors to conceptualize visual elements for on-air and online segments. Graphic artwork for news segments may include charts, graphs, diagrams, maps, digital photographs and formatted text for quotes or statements. Original logo/title designs are required for special programming and branded segments;
• Delivering files in variety of digital formats to editors for post-production and control room for live broadcast;
• Non-broadcast design projects include promotional material for magazines, flyers, posters and website banner advertisements;
• Additional duties as assigned.

To qualify, candidates will need exceptional planning, organization, time-management, problem analysis and decision-making skills as well as the ability to work well under pressure and tight deadlines. Additional qualifications include:
• A minimum of three (3) years of experience working in digital media; broadcast motion graphics experience is preferred;
• Experience managing people and projects in a team-oriented environment;
• Proficiency with Adobe After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator;
• Strong skills in typography, infographics, and animation;
• Ability to interact with roles across the editorial and product teams;
• BS/BA or equivalent experience.

Candidates with knowledge of digital file format compression for still images and video are preferred.
Candidates selected will be asked to present a portfolio demonstrating strong skills in time-based media, typography, design layout, animation and visual communication.

Apply online at NJTV Careers

Public Media NJ
Gateway 2
283-299 Market Street
Newark, NJ 07102

PMNJ is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer. PMNJ does not discriminate against employees or applicants on the basis of actual or perceived race, religion, creed, color, age, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy or pregnancy related condition, marital and partnership status, familial status, arrest or conviction record, union membership, status as a victim of domestic violence, stalking or sex offense, unemployment status, caregiver status, credit history, military status, predisposing genetic characteristics, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal law.

 

 

 

Coordinating Producer, NJTV

The Coordinating Producer serves as unit point person, managing all logistical and administrative responsibilities during all phases of production including detailed working databases for all legal, historical, production, publicity and distribution activities coming out of the unit. Additional responsibilities include:
• Fact check, report and correspond with partners and unrelated reporters and organizations to contribute to reporting.
• Assemble and deliver visual elements for broadcast on a daily basis including but not limited to photos, designed graphics, maps, charts, quotes, b-roll, segments, web videos and promotional materials.
• Coordinate production and delivery of recurring production elements such as funders, graphics, finished segments etc.
• Coordinate processing, naming and transferring of studio recordings.
• Supervise researchers, production assistants and interns in daily activities as assigned.
• Supervise editor in selection of shots, framing, transitions and editorial cuts.
• Assist in managing an ongoing archive of file footage and deal with distribution to field editors.
• Serve as primary contact for internal service departments such as design and production services.
• Time out elements during live broadcast serving as assistant director
• Anticipate the needs of and complete all tasks assigned by Executive Producer;
• Additional duties, as assigned.

Qualified candidates will possess strong written and verbal communication and presentation skill. Additional qualifications include:
• A minimum of three (3) years of experience in TV program production, including production schedules, budgets and editorial;
• Ability to interact with roles across the editorial and product teams;
• Experience managing people and/or projects in a team-oriented environment;
• Exceptional planning, organization, problem analysis and decision-making skills
• Strong leadership and interpersonal communication skills.
• Impeccable time management skills.
• BS/BA or equivalent experience.

Apply online at NJTV Careers

Public Media NJ
Gateway 2
283-299 Market Street
Newark, NJ 07102

PMNJ is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer. PMNJ does not discriminate against employees or applicants on the basis of actual or perceived race, religion, creed, color, age, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy or pregnancy related condition, marital and partnership status, familial status, arrest or conviction record, union membership, status as a victim of domestic violence, stalking or sex offense, unemployment status, caregiver status, credit history, military status, predisposing genetic characteristics, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal law.

 

Production Assistant, Great Performances

Reporting to the Supervising Producer, the Production Assistant provides multifaceted support to the production unit, from pre to post-production of entertainment event production and theatrical captures. The candidate will also assist the production staff in generating talent contracts and tracking payments to all contracts as well as performing general administrative tasks such as managing production records and files. Specific responsibilities will include:

• Assist in various aspect of event production and theatrical captures;
• Generates talent contracts; submits and tracks payments for all contracts, vendor agreements and invoices;
• Create, organize and update spreadsheet program production data;
• Assist in formatting and packaging all programs to standard PBS guidelines; assist in archiving production materials;
• Organize and maintain the department’s tape libraries and distribute production materials and supplies to all production staff;
• Assist in creating shooting scripts (including camera shot sheets, contact sheets and program credits);
• Transcribe and logs program files
• Assist in arranging production related travel; Perform general administrative tasks such as answering phones and managing departmental files;
• Additional duties, as assigned.

Qualified candidates will possess effective organizational, communication, and project management skills with strong attention to detail. The ability to graciously and effectively communicate with talent and talent representation when called upon. Additional qualifications include:

• A minimum of 1 year of relevant experience in television production and proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite;
• Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud – Premiere, After Effects and/or Photoshop;
• Ability to work extended hours as needed and to commit to occasional out of town production travel (up to one week);
• Available to assist on location tapings in the field which may occur outside normal business hours;
• BA/BS or equivalent experience.

Experience working with media management and/or digital video is a plus.

Apply online at WNET Careers.

THIRTEEN/WNET 
825 Eighth Avenue
New York, NY 10019
www.wnet.org

THIRTEEN/WNET is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer.  THIRTEEN/WNET does not discriminate against employees or applicants on the basis of actual or perceived race, religion, creed, color, age, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy or pregnancy related condition, marital and partnership status, familial status, arrest or conviction record, union membership, status as a victim of domestic violence, stalking or sex offense, unemployment status, caregiver status, credit history, military status, predisposing genetic characteristics, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal law.

 

 

 

 

 

51375BR: Manager, Digital Content (Night Side) - NBC Sports Philadelphia

Manager, Digital Content (Night Side) - NBC Sports Philadelphia

51375BR

Digital Media

NBC Sports Group

Responsibilities

OVERVIEW
The Manager, Digital Content will manage a team of NBC Sports Philadelphia’s content producers, ensuring that timely, relevant content is properly published to the website, app and social media accounts. This position will be responsible for assigning content to be published on all digital platforms, oversight on presentation and quality control, and helping define and execute overall editorial strategy. This position is primarily a night-side position and interested candidates should be comfortable working evenings and late nights.
 
Responsibilities
 

  • Manage the night-side operations of the digital desk, with duties including mentoring, skill development and career/performance management
  • Develop, implement and maintain an efficient workflow in a fast-paced curated and original content operation
  • Find content by monitoring news sources and prioritize by assigning to content producers for production on NBC Sports Philadelphia’s platforms
  • Edit content from NBC Sports Philadelphia content producers and team insiders to ensure a consistent and appropriate voice, tone and appearance that speaks with our fans
  • Develop and train the digital team on best practices in content production and packaging, headline writing, social media messaging and quality control
  • Coordinate with NBC Sports Philadelphia colleagues and the NBC Sports digital team on best practices for the display and distribution of content so all has a consistent "feel," and is engaging, accurate, informative and current
  • Work with internal and external distribution partners to maximize NBC Sports Philadelphia digital content reach
  • Work with programming and production colleagues to execute editorial strategies and packages
  • Develop and manage work schedules and timelines for the digital desk, and implement projects through delegating, overseeing and guiding the work of others
  • Regularly identify and work with senior management to develop, implement and enforce new processes, standards and procedures, and research new opportunities for digital content growth in an evolving media landscape

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • BA/BS in Communications, Journalism or a related field, or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of seven years working in digital content production, including two to three years managing a team or unit
  • Proven writing and editing skills, with a strong knowledge of AP style and SEO
  • Excellent news judgment and ability to think quickly and act appropriately under high pressure with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated mastery of social media tools, including but not limited to Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.
  • Strong knowledge of Philadelphia teams and general sports, and NBC Sports Philadelphia’s competitive landscape
  • Experience with Adobe Analytics, comScore and other analytics tools used to evaluate digital content strongly preferred



Eligibility Requirements

  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
  • Must be willing to work in Philadelphia, PA
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Desired Characteristics

Desired Characteristics

  • Experience developing employee skills through coaching and training, conducting reviews and managing performance a plus
  • Eagerness to teach others quality control and digital content best practices
  • Experience overseeing production in fast-paced news environments and implementing content for digital advertising campaigns a plus
  • Experience effectively working with corporate accounts preferred.
  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS and managing web video editing preferred

Sub-Business

NBC Sports RSN - Philadelphia

Career Level

Experienced

City

Philadelphia

State/Province

Pennsylvania

Country

United States

About Us

At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

Notices

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

Election Assistant, Data Engineering

Do you love creating tools that anyone can use? When something doesn't work out as planned, are you committed to creating better infrastructure and more efficient processes? We are seeking an Election Assistant, Data Engineering to help our team during the 2020 election cycle. Working alongside a highly accomplished team in a fast-paced environment, the Election Assistant, Data Engineering will develop tools, build data pipelines, and automate processes to improve team workflows in the lead-up to the 2020 election.

The Election Assistant, Data Engineering will be responsible for:

    • Working with data team to identify opportunities for task automation and helpful tools
    • Creating scripts and workflows to automate repeated data processing tasks
    • Building survey and voter file data pipelines
    • Designing and developing tools for internal team use to simplify complex task flows
    • Assisting in quality control of quantitative and qualitative research projects

Candidates should...

    • Be proficient in Python, R, or JavaScript
    • Have experience building data pipelines and ETL workflows
    • Have experience automating data processing tasks such as cleaning and transformation
    • Be comfortable with relational databases, with strong SQL skills
    • Be detail-oriented
    • Be a motivated, responsible self-starter who can work with minimal direction

Bonus Qualifications:

    • Experience designing and building user interfaces with R Shiny
    • Experience using R, Python Pandas, or D3.js to analyze and visualize data
    • Experience using API calls to interact with live datasets
    • Familiarity with AWS Redshift and/or Civis Platform
    • Familiarity with any of the following structured data formats: JSON, XML, YAML
If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please send your information our way! Follow link to apply: https://jobs.lever.co/globalstrategygroup/f24a5fa9-f8fb-47d5-acd2-9eac483ac07f?lever-origin=applied&lever-source%5B%5D=Emma%20Bowen%20Foundation
When submitting your resume, please include a cover letter which highlights your relevant experience, along with your desire to be a part of the team at GSG. We are interested in candidates who align with our mission and want to contribute to our continued growth.
Candidates who match the needs for the position will be contacted via email.
Global Strategy Group, LLC.
Honored to be named Public Affairs Agency of the Year by The Holmes Report, we are distinguished by our depth of talent, influential clients, and winning track record. Battle-tested in the trenches of corporate reputation management and political campaigns, we bring unrivaled commitment to every assignment. Our culture of independence, integrity, and responsiveness established by our co-founders two decades ago drives our team of nearly 100 smart, strategic, and creative professionals today.
Our clients - which include Fortune 100 companies, national political leaders, associations and nonprofits - rely on us for candid guidance and fast, effective execution. We provide a combination of critical thinking and on-the-ground results that many other firms talk about, but few deliver.
Global Strategy Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We do not discriminate against any applicant for employment on any legally recognized basis including, but not limited to: race, religion or creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status, veteran status, uniform service member status, or any other protected class under federal, state or local statute.

Booker/Producer, Windy City Live - ABC7 Chicago/WLS-TV

Chicago’s #1 television station is looking for an entertainment/talk booker to join a team of hard working creatives. Windy City LIVE is an award winning one-hour studio-based local show with a live audience. The popular program features topical news, pop culture, celebrity guests and stories about things that make Chicagoans proud.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for scouting and scheduling guests for live interviews and other special segments
  • Conduct pre-interview research and calls/video chats to evaluate potential guests and gather information for producers
  • Research and pitch segment ideas
  • Ability to develop contacts for long term booking opportunities.
  • Create and maintain database of events and potential guests that will connect to our passionate Chicago audience
  • Frequent involvement in day of show production
  • Support Producers in all aspects of show development and production

Basic Qualifications:

Candidate must be extremely personable, highly organized, comfortable with emerging technology and change, and have a love of Chicago.

  • A successful candidate will be an aggressive, self-starter who can interact with high profile talent and guests
  • Solid communication skills, highly creative and able to innovate on the fly
  • Must be dialed into all things Chicago along with a solid understanding of the city, suburbs and what motivates people to tune in.
  • Research skills are essential to this position
  • Proven relationship with talent agents, managers and publicists (locally & nationally)
  • Ability to collaborate with a team
  • Established contact list in booking high profile local and national guests as well as everyday personalities
  • Experience across multi-platforms

 Preferred Qualifications:

The preferred candidate will have demonstrated passion for the community. Three to five years booking experience preferable with live TV experience being a must.

Additional Information:

Interested applicants should upload a resume along with references online at www.disneycareers.com.

Requisition ID# 712887BR

No phone calls please.

--Equal Opportunity Employer – Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Reporting Location – Chicago, IL