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A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications

WWAY3 TV

Position: Multimedia Journalist

Job Description: The ABC, CBS and CW affiliate in beautiful, coastal southeastern North Carolina is looking for a Multimedia Journalist. Primary responsibilities will include enterprising story ideas, shooting, writing and editing stories and presenting them during newscasts and online. This person will also be an active part of the station's social media, web and community presence. This person may also be assigned to back-up anchoring and producing, shooting and editing local franchises and operating live shots via our Dejero system.

For more information visit here. 

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Posted: 10/19/18

 

KCMO Talk Radio

Position: Part-Time Board Operator

Job Description: It is part time, 25-30 hours per week at $10 per hour. Best for someone who is local in KC, maybe a recent grad or otherwise, who is looking to break into the industry.

For more information visit: https://cumulus.hrmdirect.com/employment/job-opening.php?req=872002&&cust_sort1=-1&#job

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Posted: 10/17/18

 

Manhattan-Ogden USD 383

Position: Communications Specialist

Job Description

This position will serve in a support capacity to the Director of Communications and School Safety to ensure sound school public relations practices and effective communication strategies, promote positive staff, community and media relations, and prepare and provide information about the goals and activities of the school district to employee, school families and the community.

Qualifications:

  •          Bachelor’s degree and some experience in journalism, communications, electronic media, public relations, marking or a related field
  •          Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
  •          Demonstrates writing, editing, computer, desktop publishing, social media, website content management, photography and video production skills
  •          Multi-task and solution oriented with a growth mindset and strong problem solving skills
  •          Deals sensitively and fairly with persons from diverse races, cultures and backgrounds

For more information visit: https://alioemployee.usd383.org/ApplicantPortal/job-detail-view.php?jid=1577

Closing Date: 10/31/18

Posted: 10/11/18

 

Stormont Vail Health

Position: Communications Specialist-Media Relations

Job Description:

The Communications Specialist (Media Relations) will be in charge of planning, developing and implementing opportunities to promote Stormont Vail Health through local, regional and national outlets. Under the direction of the Communications Manager, this position is responsible for securing positive media placements and positive recognition placements. This person is a strong, versatile writer with excellent organizational skills who will conceptualize, develop and produce positive media relations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Develop and implement external communications plans that promote the reputation, mission, and services of the organization. Includes developing, researching, creating and/or coordinating media pitches, news releases and award nominations (including occasional evening and weekend events).
  • Develop and implement a plan to reach local and national media and recognition outlets.
  • Develop and maintain a speaker's bureau.
  • Partner with marketing team and outside agency to ensure the consistency of the brand, tone and messaging. Interact with groups through the system to develop messages.
  • Media Relations: Along with other marketing and communications staff rotate 24-hour on-call coverage for patient condition inquiries. Assist with proactive media relations, story pitches, etc.
  • Track and report media mentions earned media, earned recognition, etc.
  • Develop and follow action plans, timelines, approval processes and tracking procedures related to internal and external communication, staying with the overall system goals and timelines.
  • Work together with members of the marketing team to create and update the website and social media content.
  • Internal & External Committees: Coordinate communication needs for special projects.
  • Assist in developing and achieving marketing and communications department goals.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in communications, journalism, marketing, business or related field required. A minimum of three-year full-time experience required and working knowledge of the fundamentals of communications, marketing practices, event planning including a strong understanding of social media applications. Knowledge of Microsoft Office. Excellent writing, communications and customer relations skills.

Proficiency in Indesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator preferred. Health-related experience preferred. Experience coordinating and tracking media mentions.

https://pm.healthcaresource.com/cs/stormont_vail/#/job/10207

Posted: 10/5/2018

WEHT-TV

Position: Weekend News Anchor/Reporter

Job Description:

The most visible members of the news staff. These are the people that appear as the "upfront" personalities on local newscasts. The news anchor is a complete journalist, familiar with reporting, on-scene live coverage and skilled at writing, and in some cases, producing news packages.

Requirements:

A Bachelors degree is preferred and 1-2 years of experience.

Contact:

Bob Freeman
bfreeman@tristatehomepage.com
Fax: 270-827-0561
Instructions:    
Must apply online at: 

https://nexstar/icims.com

Posted: 9/13/2018

WEHT-TV

Position: MMJ

Job Description:

Multimedia Journalist will report, shoot and edit news reports as well as on-the-air and behind the scenes web & mobile platform responsibilities. Professional on-air experience shooting and editing abilities and website publishing experience are helpful.

Requirements:

A degree is needed and 1-2 years experience.

Contact:

Bob Freeman
bfreeman@tristatehomepage.com
Fax: 270-827-0561
Instructions:    
Must apply online at: 

https://nexstar/icims.com

Posted: 9/13/2018

WEHT-TV

Position: News Producer

Job Description:

This person develops and organizes local programs and is responsible for scripting, story development, booking of guests and overseeing field production and editing.

Requirements:

A degree is needed and 1-2 years experience.

Contact:

Bob Freeman
bfreeman@tristatehomepage.com
Fax: 270-827-0561
Instructions:    
Must apply online at: 

https://nexstar/icims.com

Posted: 9/13/2018

KTVH-DT-TV

Position: Multimedia Journalist

Job Description: 

KTVH Helena is looking for an energetic and aggressive Multimedia Journalist to join our team.  The KTVH newsroom is one that fosters growth and learning. You will work side by side with experienced and award-winning journalists while you cover a wide variety of topics. We are looking for someone who isn’t afraid to race out the door to the large wildfire, jump in front of the weather wall to talk about a dangerous blizzard and understands the importance of breaking news online and on social media. 
Our market may be small, but we don’t act like it. Stories produced by our newsroom are regularly picked up by regional and national news outlets.

The KTVH offices are located in beautiful west central Montana.  We are a short drive away from two of America’s premier national parks (Glacier and Yellowstone), world-class skiing and other outdoor recreation opportunities.

Benefits:

This position is full time and includes a generous benefits package (paid time off, health insurance, retirement plan).

Education Required:

Applicants must have a college degree in journalism or a related field.

Experience Required:

Experience writing, shooting video and editing.

Contact:

Human Resources
jobs@ktvh.com
Instructions: Interested applicants should email a resume, reel and references to jobs@ktvh.com with MMJ in the subject line  or mail to KRTV Communications, LLC Attn: H/R 100 W. Lyndale Ave Ste A Helena, MT 59601.

Posted: 9/13/2018

HPRR

Position: Underwriting Sales Representative

Job Description: 

This full-time position promotes and sells sponsorship of programs and events on HPPR through direct customer contacts. Specifically, this position schedules sales calls and submits reports of sales activities, identifies prospective customers and compiles information on competitive products.

Requirements:

Listen to and familiar with programs on High Plains Public Radio

  • College courses in business, marketing, or telecommunications and 3-5 years of successful sales experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
  • The ability to deal effectively with a variety of public and private clients and groups; excellent written and verbal communication skills; and proficiency with computer software including Microsoft Office, Google Docs, and online searches.
  • Experience in personal and electronic contact of perspective and client companies, the use of media research tools, and the creation of presentation materials.
  • Successful track record meeting and exceeding sales goals.
  • Strong communication skills required including diplomacy, negotiating, writing correspondence, and oral presentations to individuals and groups.
  • Must have experience in dealing with business, corporations, and agencies on a professional level.
  • Current driver's license and ability to travel around Garden City and periodically throughout the listening area for meetings Essential Job Functions.
  • Responsible for meeting sales goals of program and event sponsorship.
  • Represent station at community networking events.
  • Prospect for new clients and maintain the client base.
  • Service accounts including writing copy, working with other departments as necessary to produce and traffic spots.
  • Complete all required paperwork.
  • Attend weekly development department meetings.
  • Non-essential Job Functions
  • Attendance at station fundraising and other special events as requested.
  • Public speaking as needed Other Skills/Abilities.
  • Media sales experience a plus.
  • Understanding of or experience in non-profit fundraising a plus.
  • Established business contacts a plus.
  • Must have the ability to work under pressure on a number of simultaneous projects.
  • Applications accepted until the position is filled.

EEO

http://www.hppr.org/topic/employment-opportunities-hppr

Posted: 9/12/2018

KPAX-TV

Position: Weekend Anchor/Producer

Job Description:

KPAX-TV is looking for a Weekend Anchor/Producer in beautiful and bustling Missoula, Montana.

The ideal candidate can capably anchor and produce weekend news programs, and manage a staff of  MMJ’s to cover weekend news. Three days per week you will be expected to generate your own story ideas, as well as reporting and covering live, breaking news as an MMJ. 

You must understand and incorporate social media material into your workflow on every front - from reporting to producing to promoting in real time.

We're looking for a team player who can edit video and meet all deadlines as assigned by a manager. Ability to work under tight deadlines on a flexible schedule is a must.  

A Bachelors Degree in Broadcast Journalism or equivalent is required. Two years of television broadcasting experience is preferred, but not required. A valid driver`s license is required.  

Please provide a link to your work.

KPAX- TV 8 is the dominant CBS Affiliate and News Leader for all of breathtaking Western Montana.  Missoula is on nearly every list of “Best cities in America”.  Life in Montana will never disappoint.

Benefits:

A generous PTO plan along with medical, dental, vision and a company-matched 401k plan available.

Education Required:

Bachelor's Degree in Broadcast Journalism or equivalent is required.

Other Requirements: 

Valid driver's license with proof of adequately insured automobile coverage.  Clean driving record a must.

Contact:

Jerry Giesler
jerry@kpax.com
Instructions: When applying, please tell us how you heard about this position.  
Please e-mail or mail cover letter and resume to:
Jerry Giesler, News Director, KPAX Communications, LLC, PO Box 4827, Missoula, MT  59806, jerry@kpax.com 
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Posted: 8/29/2018

 

KPQX-FM

Position: On-Air Announcer / Play-By-Play

Job Description:

Must be able to demonstrate a quality on-air sound, creative production, quality play-by-play announcing, and an active interest in the local community.  Requirements include good computer skills and a working knowledge of digital editing tools for multimedia production, copywriting and information updates utilized in on-air, on-line and mobile applications.  News writing experience and/or Sports Play-by-Play experience is a definite plus. All Radio stations broadcast HD, including multicast of both HD2 and HD3 channels, so aspiring Media, Program and Music Directors are encouraged to apply!

Benefits:

This Full-Time Career Opportunity offering health insurance, a 401K plan with employer match and paid vacations.

Education Required:

College Degree, Technical or Trade School Certification, or Real World Broadcast Experience are all considered.

Experience Required:

Minimum 2 years On-Air Experience in Any Music Format Station, Play-By-Play Experience from any market station, or Completion of Required Studio/On-Air Hours for completion of College Course, Technical Course or Trade School Certification. 

Announcers are the Radio station’s voice and often the people with whom the public identifies by introducing programs and music, delivering news, sports, weather, commercial copy and community service with an emphasis on local involvement in the overall public presentation of the Radio stations.

Other Requirements:

Studios are located approximately 2 miles north of Havre, MT. Weather conditions make it necessary that candidates have a Good Running, Licensed and Insured Vehicle with good ground clearance to accommodate winter and spring driving conditions. Candidates are also required to have a current valid driver’s license.

Contact:

Donald Thoma
personnel@nmbi.com
Instructions: Qualified applicants are encouraged to send a cover e-mail with resume and references in PDF or Word format, Links to websites showcasing Multi-Media and Webpage Design, and 3-5 minutes of your Best On-Air/Production material in MP3 format to Program/Production Director Don Thoma at personnel@nmbi.com.

Interested Candidates may also come to the New Media Broadcasters studios at:
2210 31st Street North
Havre, MT 59501
during regular business hours and submit materials, or fill out an application. Candidates should be ready to record 3-5 minutes of written material as a Voice Sample for review.


Email personnel@nmbi.com or call
406-265-7841 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Mountain Time Zone.

Posted: 8/28/2018

KDDB-FM

Position: Morning Show Producer

Job Description:

Duties:

  • Provide content for Morning Show.
  • Help provide daily direction to the Morning Show.
  • Show preparation.
  • Creating show topics and ideas.
  • Handling booking and scheduling of guests.
  • Pre-interviewing all guests and preparing them for their segment on the show.
  • Previewing all morning news that relates to the show.
  • Providing the layout of the show, hour to hour, break to break with talents; including the development of topics for that day as well as the future.
  • Discussing with talent and associate producer, if any, additional support needs for each show (sound bites, sound effects, etc.)
  • Reviewing all pre-recorded bits for air-worthiness and edit as necessary.
  • Participating in the imaging and marketing plans for the show.
  • Regularly brainstorming with Programming Department in how to use the rest of the radio station to support the Morning Show and vice versa.
  • Meet with Sale/Promotions to coordinate between these departments.
  • Attending promotion conferences, interviews, and publicity and photo sessions, as necessary.
  • All other reasonably associated duties related to the Employee’s position. 

Benefits:

We offer full-time employees a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision insurance, paid vacation and other benefits.

Experience Required:

Top 40/CHR station in Honolulu, Hawaii is looking for a high powered experienced morning show producer.  Can you help drive the market's #1 morning show by helping prepare, promote, and execute an entertaining, compelling, fast-paced show?  Are you a highly organized, detailed, responsible person with great editing skills? 
Send your audio, resume, social media links, digital content samples (links are fine), and anything else you think might get you the job.

Qualifications:

-       The ability to edit/produce audio work efficiently yet creatively both during the show and after.
-       Ability to create, post, schedule, manage, curate and monitor the show’s presence on our website and multiple social media platforms.
-       Dynamic communication skills as you will represent the show throughout the station including interactions with our sales, promotions, engineering, and programming departments.
-       Ability to manage and complete multiple ongoing tasks in a deadline driven environment.
-       Flawless live audio board operation. 

Contact:

Mayumi Stevens
businessmanager@ohanabroadcast.com
Instructions: Qualified candidates should submit a resume to businessmanager@ohanabroadcast.com

College of Business

Position: Student Graphic Designer, Part Time

Job Description:

Career Development Assistant (Graphic Design/Marketing) The Career Development Office in the College of Business hosts a large number of events each semester for students to gain professional skills and network with employers. This position will design brochures, event posters, electronic marketing for building monitors, and other related marketing materials for electronic and/or print distribution. This person will also assist with event marketing, including via social media. Experience with Adobe Creative Suite software is a plus. Applicants must have strong written and oral communication skills, excellent attention to detail, an interest in event planning and/or data management, and high professional standards. Does not have to be a College of Business major. 

Contact:

Myranda Kimble
myranda@ksu.edu

Posted: 8/28/2018

Junction City Union

Position: Reporter

Job Description:

Reporter needed for the Junction City Daily Union. Duties include general assignment, feature writing, coverage of local government boards and copy editing. Need sharp reporting instincts, outstanding news judgment, an ability to report and write quickly in a fast-moving atmosphere.

Person will need strong writing and editing skills, experience with multimedia journalism and be able to work in a team environment.

Contact: 

Maria Childs, Editor
maria@thedailyunion.net

Posted: 8/24/2018

WIBW

Position: Total Media Producer

Job Description:

The Technical Producer has the general responsibility for directing live or pre-recorded productions as assigned, monitoring WIBW's on-air signals, transmitter, and FCC logs, and ingesting daily programming and commercials. Regular assignments will involve directing specific newscasts, misc. station productions, and various elements for the web channel.

Position Responsibilities:

· Direct live and pre-recorded productions as assigned and monitor all on-air streams
· Require skill with Ross production video switcher, master control video switcher, Harris automation, VizRT graphics, Adobe Photoshop and all supporting equipment in   Production/Master Control; including the ability to effectively perform at the following: robotic camera operation, prompter operation, audio operation, commercial/promo      ingesting, satellite operation, program ingesting/segmenting, and a working knowledge of web production.
· Understanding of FCC program and transmitter logs, and all FCC broadcast regulations.
· Work with newsroom computer system.
· Understanding of all equipment in studios and production areas.
· Dedication to the care of equipment.
· Work closely with all other departments to meet all daily demands.
· Training of new personnel as assigned.
· Assist Production Supervisor in maintaining clean studios and production areas.
· Variable work schedule due to changing shifts, turnover, station projects, etc.
· Other Duties as Assigned

Requirements:

· Great communication and people skills.
· Newscast directing/Master Control experience or production assistant experience.
· Operating knowledge of PCs and graphics computers.
· Understanding of FCC broadcast regulations.
· Pre-employment drug screening.

· Sitting or standing for long periods of time.
· Good or corrected hearing and vision.
· Good English speaking skills, the ability to speak clearly.
· Ability to carry moderately heavy equipment, cameras, tripods, monitors of up to approximately 50 pounds.
· May be working in extreme weather conditions, heat or cold.
· Potential exposure to high noise or unusual light levels.
· Ability to work on lighting fixtures on a ladder.

· Work schedule will vary due to production/operation demands, or possible permanent schedule changes.
· Work assignments will at times include morning, evenings, weekends, holidays, and out-of-town assignments.
· Regular and reasonable work attendance required. Consistent tardiness will not be tolerated.
· Other Duties as Assigned

Contact:

Apply on their website - http://www.wibw.com/content/stationjobs/369183621.html

Posted: 8/14/2018 

Angus

Position: Communications Specialist

Job Description:

The position of Communications Specialist is responsible for gathering industry information, perspectives and imager, and creating communications materials to benefit Angus producers across a variety of media platforms.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Lead the weekly production of The Angus Report, including script writing, video editing and collecting news interviews during events and on-location shoots.
  • Coordinate website stories for development by gathering necessary files and photos.
  • Write feature articles for the Angus Journal, Angus Beef Bulletin and other content sources.
  • Write news releases, announcements and other promotional materials on behalf of the American Angus Association.
  • Collaborate with the team to improve social media presence and strategy for the National Junior Angus Association (NJAA), American Angus Association and its entities including creating graphics and other special features.
  • Write magazine features, produce video segments, audio news, and pursue ways to overlap storytelling across multimedia platforms.
  • Manage marketing and promotions projects for all American Angus Association entities and departments.
  • Coordinate photo requests.
  • Assist in the organization of digital content and inventory of resources to improve accessibility to angus.org.

Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills, including written and interpersonal skills, phone presence and presentation ability.
  • Excellent interview and storytelling skills.
  • Ability to organize, prioritize and execute multiple activities simultaneously.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, meeting regular deadlines.
  • Must be comfortable with applicable computer software and other technology, specifically, Adobe creative products such as Premiere Pro, InDesign and Photoshop. Experience in Adobe After Effects is helpful but not mandatory.
  • Excellent photography and videography skills.
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.
  • Must be reliable, dependable and a self-starter.
  • A positive attitude and a willingness to learn is a must.
  • Must be a team player.
  • Willingness to take initiative and ownership in projects is essential.
  • Must be available to travel up to 20-25% of the time.

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in agricultural communications, journalism, broadcast media and other applicable fields, or equivalent work experience.
  • Must have at least two years of practical experience in a media environment through education, internships or employment.
  • An agricultural background or animal science focus is preferred, but not required.

Benefits:

Employees of the Association enjoy a strong benefits package including medical insurance, dental insurance, vision coverage, life and disability insurance and a 401K. Personal Time OFF (PTO) is also included.

Contact:

If you are interested, please submit a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to careers@angus.org.

Posted: 8/10/2018

WEHT-TV

Position: Production Assistant

Job Description:

Composes and frames camera shots, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by directors
Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure, and lighting as requested by the director
Operates studio cameras during live broadcasts
Operates remote cameras during live broadcasts
Confers with directors and other crew members to discuss sequences, desired effects, camera movements and lighting requirements
Sets up cameras and related equipment
Tests, cleans, maintains and repairs camera equipment
Produces graphics for a newscast
Creates graphics for the newscast
Performs other duties as assigned
Requirements & Skills:

Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

The Production Assistant must be able to stand, sit, reach, climb, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, and make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions or outdoors during remote broadcasts. In addition, the Production Assistant must be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions. Must be able to climb 12' ladder. Must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.

Education Required:

A degree is preferred.

Experience Required:

1-2 years.

Contact:

Brent Zerby
bzerby@tristatehomepage.com
Fax: 270-827-0561
Instructions:
Must apply online at:

https://nexstar.tv/careers/

Close Date: 10/31/2018

Posted: 8/1/2018

WEHT-TV

Position: Creative Services Producer/Editor

Job Description: 

We are looking for a creative, driven & professional individual to develop the station's promotional and advertising efforts. In this position, you will create commercials for local businesses, long & short form video for organizations, PSA's, etc. We are looking for someone who can take a project from start to completion with minimal supervision. This individual will work closely with news, sales, digital and local advertising agencies. Must be able to push the creative boundaries under tight deadlines.

Education Experience:

A college degree is preferred or equivalent experience essential.

Experience Required:

1-2 years

Other Requirements:

Experience shooting video, lighting and working with talent required.

Contact:

Todd Rowe
trowe@tristatehomepage.com
Fax: 270-826-6823
Instructions:
Must apply online at:

https://nexstar.tv/careers/

Close Date: 10/31/2018

Posted: 7/30/2018

WEHT-TV

Position: Web Producer

Job Description:

Responsibilities include: Day to Day maintenance of Tristatehomepage.com & Tristatehomepage.biz
To design, build and maintain microsites for Tristatehomepage.com, manage both stations social media, design and deploy web banner ads for clients and produce & deploy projects to the website.

Education Requirements:

Associate or Bachelors Degree is preferred.

Experience Required:

1-2 years

Contact:

Pamela Simpson
psimpson@wtvw.com
Fax: 270-827-0561
Instructions:    
Must apply online at: 

https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/JobSearch/viewAll

Close Date: 11/1/2018

Posted: 7/24/2018  

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