Search Jobs | About Us | Careers Home  

American History TV Associate Producer - Temporary

Location:Washington, DC
Employment Type:Other
Description:GENERAL FUNCTION:
To research, generate and produce programming related to American History on all C-SPAN platforms: television, radio, on-line, and social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Prepare programs for air, including logging AHTV programs, and selecting program portions and clips.
• Write scripts and graphics. Type up on-air graphics (Camio).
• Enter detailed and accurate information about AHTV programs into computerized tape library system (Aquarius) and web content management system (Ektron).
• Liaison with web, radio, and media relations for AHTV.
• Produce and/or assist in control room during live AHTV programming.
• General research related to American History events, including local and out of town events, and gather event logistics.
• Research primary source American history outlets for archival material, including presidential libraries, network television archives and other repositories of film and audio material, subsequently bringing this material to air.
• Other duties as assigned.

BACKGROUND/SKILLS:
• Bachelor’s Degree in American History, Political Science, Communications, Radio-TV-Film, Journalism or related field.
• Minimum three years related work experience.
• Demonstrated knowledge of and work experience in American history and public affairs.
• Ability to communicate effectively in written and oral form.
• Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
• Production experience, including shooting, editing, studio and field producing, is a plus.
• Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to work both independently and as a member of a team.
• Flexibility to work varied schedules, including weekends and evenings.
• Ability to work well under pressure, consistently meeting deadlines.
• Ability to maintain accurate records and consistently perform in a highly detailed environment.


This job is no longer active. Please click here to see current job listings.

Share this Job:


Sign Up for Job Alerts


Managed by Job Match LLC, All Rights Reserved - iApplicants™ Applicant Tracking System © Copyright 2005-2014 | admin