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Local Memphis TV 24 & 30

Position/Title:
General Assignment Morning News Reporter

Details: WATN-WLMT, the ABC/CW affiliate in Memphis, TN, is seeking a general assignment reporter for the morning shows.  Candidate will front multiple live shots in the 5AM, 6AM, 7AM, and 11AM newscasts each weekday.

JOBS4TN.gov website, Job order number #749851.

Position/Title:
News Production Assistant

Details: WATN/WLMT, the ABC/CW affiliate in Memphis, Tennessee is seeking a Studio Camera Operator/Video Editor. Duties will include operating studio camera in a high-pressure live news environment and be able to work under the directions of the Director to compose and frame shots, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought. 

JOBS4TN.gov website, Job order number #749847.

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WMC Action News 5: part time News Content Specialist

Open Position – News/Content Specialist (#2018-9612)

 

WMC Action News 5 in Memphis, TN seeks a part time News Content Specialist to join our team.

Job Duties

·         Operate all studio equipment which include studio camera, cg, audio, graphic art and prompter

·         Operate studio cameras for live and non-live news and talk show programs

·         Operate audio board for live on location news and non-news programs

·         Edit video materials using Edius non-linear editing system

·         Operate AutoScript teleprompter system

·         Operate Chyron LEX system as well as build graphics using Photoshop for daily newscast use

·         Contribute to news content team writing for broadcast and digital as well as assisting on assignment desk

·         Be ready and available whenever breaking news or severe and/or disruptive weather events may occur

·         Maintain professional appearance of studio/sets. Assist the directors as needed

·         Able to interact professionally and effectively with all internal WMC employees and external organizations

Requirements

·         Strong technical skills with knowledge of computer applications

·         Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through http://raycommedia.com/careers to be considered

·         Must be flexible with respect to scheduling and willing to work extended hours, varying shifts (including nights, weekends and holidays, sometimes on short notice) and report to work in emergencies depending upon news coverage when required

·         Must be 18 years or older

·         Must be willing to work in Memphis, TN

·         Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check

·         Must be able to lift 50 lbs and climb a ladder

·         Must have unrestricted work authorization in the United States

Desired Characteristics/Desired Qualifications

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Media – Journalism – Newspaper: Position/Title: Account Executive

Category:
Media – Journalism – Newspaper
Position/Title:
Account Executive
Details:
Current employees and contingent workers click here to apply and search by the Job Posting Title.

iHeartMedia Stations 

Job Summary:

Identifies and develops new business opportunities; keeps and grows existing client relationships; offers solutions that help clients achieve their business goals; closes business; meets set sales target. 

Responsibilities

 

• Identifies and solicits new business; builds and maintains a full pipeline of sales prospects.

• Services and grows relationships in existing base of clients.

• Identifies client/agency needs and develops persuasive proposals to meet needs and opportunities.

• Delivers effective sales presentations.

• Steers clients based on market, platform and station information.

• Maintains client communication and ensures client satisfaction.

• Monitors competition to continually find new account leads.

• Negotiates rates based on iHeartMedia’s budgets.

• Works collaboratively with internal partners to drive revenue.

• Ensures prompt payments.

• Follows all station procedures for preparing orders, resolving billing issues, submitting regular reports regarding sales, pipeline lists, forecasts and competitive analysis.

• Creates effective marketing campaigns in cooperation with iHeartMedia resources.

• Generates revenue and meets/exceeds established sales targets.

• Candidate must drive their own vehicle with a valid driver’s license and state-mandated auto insurance

 

Qualifications

 

• Proficient in Microsoft Office suite and social networking platforms

• Adept at prospecting and using effective consultative selling principles and practices

• Strong client service relationship-building skills

• Ability to plan and organize, set priorities and multi task in a fast-paced environment

• Negotiation and closing proficiency

• Persuasive communication skills: verbal, written and presentation

• Independent; self-motivated; competitive; assertive

• Strong problem-solving and analytical skills

• Understanding of market dynamics including demographics

• Stress tolerance especially with tight deadlines and financial pressures

• Flexibility and creativity

• Professional appearance

• Strong interpersonal skills

 

Work Experience

• 2+ years in media/advertising sales is preferred, but not required

• SalesForce experience is a plus

 

Education

• High school diploma, college degree preferred

 

Certifications

• None required

 

Location

Memphis, TN: 2650 Thousand Oaks Boulevard, Suite 4100, 38118 

Position Type

Regular

Apply Online URL:
https://iheartmedia.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/External_iHM/job/Memphis-TN-Thousand-Oaks/Account-Executive_Req15348-1

 

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Digital Content Producer/Evening Assignment Editor for WATN-WLMT, the ABC/CW affiliate in Memphis, TN ( JOBS4TN .gov Job order number 733845 )

WATN-WLMT, the ABC/CW affiliate in Memphis, TN, is seeking a seasoned journalist and news leader for our evening digital content producer/assignment editor position.

Experience:
Candidate must be a strong writer with a great sense of urgency. Must be adept at juggling multiple tasks and communicating changes to the newsroom.

Digital duties are the main focus of this position. Chief responsibilities include proofreading and posting reporters’ scripts and video to the news department’s website, as well as writing original, digital-only content. Candidate also responsible for maintaining station’s social media accounts, and sending timely, well-written push alerts.

Assignment editor duties include monitoring and dispatching crews to breaking and developing stories. Candidate will be required to develop and maintain strong news source contacts.

Requirements:
College degree required. Must have a minimum five years’ experience in a television newsroom. Current or former reporters and producers are encouraged to apply.

Contact:
Apply online at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com

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Master Control Operator – Broadcast 1 Source

Broadcast 1 Source is currently looking for a Master Control Operator at one of the local TV stations.

3 years of experience within the IT or digital electronics , broadcast area, HS diploma or equivalent or Technical degree

In the JOBS4TN.gov website job order number is #732105. Other opportunities go to https://broadcastcareers-nexstar .icims.com

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News/Content Specialist – WMC-TV

News/Content Specialist
ID 2018-9519
# of Openings 1
Department News/Content Employment
Status Regular Part-Time
Work Days varies Work Hours varies
Job Overview
WMC Action News 5 in Memphis, TN seeks a part-time News Content Specialist to join our team.

Job Duties

  • Operate all studio equipment which include studio camera, cg, audio, graphic art and prompter
  • Operate studio cameras for live and non-live news and talk show programs
  • Operate audio board for live on location news and non-news programs
  • Edit video materials using Edius non-linear editing system
  • Operate AutoScript teleprompter system
  • Operate Chyron LEX system as well as build graphics using Photoshop for daily newscast use
  • Contribute to news content team writing for broadcast and digital as well as assisting on assignment desk
  • Be ready and available whenever breaking news or severe and/or disruptive weather events may occur
  • Maintain professional appearance of studio/sets. Assist the directors as needed
  • Able to interact professionally and effectively with all internal WMC employees and external organizations

Requirements

  • Strong technical skills with knowledge of computer applications
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through http://raycommedia.com/careers to be considered
  • Must be flexible with respect to scheduling and willing to work extended hours, varying shifts (including nights, weekends and holidays, sometimes on short notice) and report to work in emergencies depending upon news coverage when required
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must be willing to work in Memphis, TN
  • Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs and climb a ladder
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization in the United States
  • Desired Characteristics/Desired Qualifications
  • Previous experience working with Edius, Adobe Premiere or other similar non-linear editing systems preferred
  • Familiarity with ENPS, BitCentral Products and ENPS desirable
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop a plus
  • Associates or BA/BS degree in Telecommunications or work towards related degree preferred
  • Positive attitude, strong work ethic, high degree of integrity and professionalism
  • Up-to-date on, and interested in, current news events
  • Comfortable with emerging technology
  • Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to work well and communicate effectively with others
  • Ability to perform under pressure in breaking news and deadline driven situations
  • Ability to perform accurately with strict deadlines while under pressure and with minimal supervision
  • Ability to think quickly, and keep pace with fast moving environment
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem resolution skills
  • Ability to work in fast-paced, team-oriented environment and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to interact with all levels of station and corporate management.

Qualified applicants apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V

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Marketing and Special Events – Arc Mid-South

Part time Marketing and Special Events position open currently at the Arc

  • Organize activities to raise funds or otherwise solicit and gather monetary donations or other gifts
  • May design and produce promotional materials
  • May also raise awareness of the organization’s work, goals, and financial needs

Skills required:

  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills.
  • Great presentation skills
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite 
  • Ability to motivate and manage others.
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Budget management skills

Salary negotiable, based upon experience and qualifications

Please send resume to info@thearcmidsouth.org

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Graceland Job Openings

Graceland Elvis

Would you like to work with guests from around the world every day? Do you have amazing customer service skills?

If the answer is YES – then join our growing team at Graceland!

Full-Time and Part-Time openings! A FUN place to work with Great Benefits!

Please see below for a list of jobs and go online to apply at https://www.graceland.com/jobs

FULL-TIME POSITIONS:

  • MARKETING –
    • DIGITAL MARKETING MANAGER
    • MARKETING COORDINATOR
    • PUBLIC RELATIONS SPECIALIST
  • OPERATIONS –
    • TOUR OPERATIONS ASSOCIATE
    • ECOLOGY LEAD
    • TOUR OPERATIONS LEAD
  • FOOD AND BEVERAGE –
    • FOOD SERVICE ASSOCIATE
    • BARISTA LEAD
  • SPECIAL EVENTS –
    • EVENTS FACILITATOR
  • MERCHANDISE –
    • ASSOCIATE BUYER

PART-TIME POSITIONS:

  • TICKET OFFICE ASSOCIATE
  • SHUTTLE DRIVER (CDL)
  • TOUR OPERATIONS ASSOCIATE
  • MERCHANDISE ASSOCIATE
  • ECOLOGY (JANITORIAL) ASSOCIATE
  • SECURITY GUARDS (LICENSED)
  • FOOD AND BEVERAGE ASSOCIATE

https://WWW.GRACELAND.COM/JOBS

Closing Date 11/30/18

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WMC-TV Memphis

WMC-TV Memphis, TN
Digital Content Producer (#2018-9225)
News Producer (#2018-9203)
& News/Content Specialist (#2018-9200)
Open Position – News Producer (#2018-9203)
Job Overview
WMC-TV in Memphis, Tennessee seeks an experienced news producer to join our award-winning news team.
Job Duties
  • Responsible for the content and overall production of the local newscast
  • Oversee all details of the broadcast while working closely with all members of the news team
  • Stack the rundown and manage the on-air broadcast from the control room
  • Contribute story ideas for the newscast
  • Produce news content for all station distribution platforms – broadcast, digital, mobile
  • Oversee and schedule local interview content for the newscast
  • Copy-edit reporter scripts as well as all newscast copy
  • Work with the assignment desk and reporters to produce local content in advance for the newscast
  • Must work a flexible schedule when needed to cover other shifts and breaking news
  • Field produce stories for the on-air newscast and other news content platforms
  • Work cooperatively as a team member under tight deadlines.
  • Ensure accuracy of and update information for the on-air news ticker/crawl system

Qualifications/Requirements
Basic Qualifications
  • 2 years of experience as a producer in a top 125 market
  • BS/BA in Journalism/Communications or equivalent background
  • Flexibility with respect to scheduling and/or assigned work shifts
  • Must be willing to work in Memphis, TN

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City of Memphis-Positions

·         Library Agency Manager IV (Children’s)                   Library

·         Animal Shelter Field Supervisor                                 Executive

·         Code Enforcement Inspector (3 openings)                Public Works

·         Heavy Equipment Mechanic                                       Public Works

·         Equipment Operator                                                      Public Works

·         Associate Accountant A                                 Finance & Administration

To apply for these positions please visit https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/memphistn

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Fund Development Associate – Metamorphoses, Inc.

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2Unique CSF Job Openings

2Unique Community Salvation Foundation

Community Cares/ 2Unique Market & Communication Coordinator

Community Cares/ 2Unique Office

Mission
 
2Unique Community Salvation Foundation provides social enriching unique educational opportunities to participants through career skills development, organizational leadership, and entrepreneurship to enhance professional development for youth and young adults by connecting people, purpose and programs.
 
2Unique CSF has grown to serve the local community in multiple capacities with varying programs geared for community and youth enrichment. 
 

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News Producer – WMC-TV5

WmctvOpen Position – News Producer (#2018-9061)
Job Overview
WMC-TV in Memphis, Tennessee seeks an experienced news producer to join our award-winning news team.
Job Duties
  • Responsible for the content and overall production of the local newscast
  • Oversee all details of the broadcast while working closely with all members of the news team
  • Stack the rundown and manage the on-air broadcast from the control room
  • Contribute story ideas for the newscast
  • Produce news content for all station distribution platforms – broadcast, digital, mobile
  • Oversee and schedule local interview content for the newscast
  • Copy-edit reporter scripts as well as all newscast copy
  • Work with the assignment desk and reporters to produce local content in advance for the newscast
  • Must work a flexible schedule when needed to cover other shifts and breaking news
  • Field produce stories for the on-air newscast and other news content platforms
  • Work cooperatively as a team member under tight deadlines.
  • Ensure accuracy of and update information for the on-air news ticker/crawl system

Qualifications/Requirements
 
Basic Qualifications
  • 2 years of experience as a producer in a top 125 market
  • BS/BA in Journalism/Communications or equivalent background
  • Flexibility with respect to scheduling and/or assigned work shifts
  • Must be willing to work in Memphis, TN

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City of Memphis Job Opportunities

·         Animal Services Officer (2 openings)                       Executive

·         HCD Accountant                                                            Housing & Community                                                                                                                          Development

·         Network Architect Advisor                                          Information Systems

·         Relocation & Renovation Advisor                              Information Systems

·         Systems Network Advisor                                            Information Systems

 

To apply please visit: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/memphistn

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Community Impact Associate – United Way of the Mid-South

United Way of the Mid-South is a multi-million-dollar nonprofit public foundation that mobilizes financial and human resources, across 8-counties, to meet critical needs and to help ensure that hundreds of thoughts of Mid-Southerners can achieve their highest potential.  We support high-performing nonprofit agencies who are on the front lines fighting to decrease poverty in our community by addressing the essential building blocks for success – education, financial stability, and health – while maintaining vital safety net services in food, shelter, and safety for individuals facing crisis situations.  By joining United Way of the Mid-South, you are uniting with a team who is moving the needle on poverty and making our community a place where everyone can thrive.

POSITION OVERVIEW:

The Community Impact Associate position is a proactive office leader who will work with our Community Impact team to fulfill UWMS’ overarching initiative to address poverty.  Using our Driving the Dream (DTD) initiative to model our investments, this position will be critical in bridging tasks and functions to ensure that resources are strategically employed to meet community needs, and to have the greatest impact on the reduction of poverty.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Information Analysis – Working with Directors of Community Impact, conducts independent research in assigned content areas to provide staff and/or volunteers guidance, based upon analysis results.

  • Planning – Possess good planning and decision-making skills regarding United Way investments, programs, and initiatives.

  • Community Impact Volunteer Management –  Organizes volunteers, in assigned areas to meet established timetables. Supports planning and execution of volunteer-led committees, events, and meetings. Works with internal Engagement team to ensure volunteer recruitment, registration and retention are implemented as needed. Represents the organization at events sponsored by United Way of the Mid-South, member agencies, and community organizations.

  • Reporting –  Periodically provides written reports, for the internal and external audience, documenting activities and results of impact area work. Assists in the collection and presentation of data and analytical reports on Community Impact activities.

  • Communications – Communicates effectively with others within the organization to achieve the expected organization results. Communications,  verbal and written, are correct and clearly convey information. Works with internal Communications & Marketing team to initiate and complete marketing and advertising materials as needed.

  • Continuous Improvement/Results Orientation – Seeks and capitalizes on opportunities to improve work systems, processes, and priorities to enhance organizational results. Responds quickly to changing tasks, deadlines, workflow, and responsibilities.

  • Finance & Budgeting – Work with Directors and Grants Manager to support financial management of grants. Along with leadership, support compliance, reporting and critical timelines of assigned grants.

  • Technology – Possess or attain proficiencies in internet-related programs and Google Suite – Mail, Docs, Sheets, Smartsheets, etc. to create and to organize shared documents in a central location. Experience with Microsoft tool is a plus.

  • Specific Program Support – Work with staff to ensure that logistics, timelines, and implementation are achieved in areas of direct services that meet and support DTD domain goals.

  • Perform other work as assigned.

  • Work appropriately and enthusiastically with others and respond appropriately in interpersonal situations.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Communication, Education, Social Work, Public Administration or another related field.

  • Three years of experience working in the human services or related field.

  • Flexibility to work in a “startup” like environment, where change is imminent.

  • Demonstrated commitment to the field and a passion for serving under-served and under-resourced individuals, families and/or communities; particularly people living in poverty.

  • Not just tolerance for, but the enjoyment of, working with a degree of ambiguity and ability to help others successfully move through change.

  • Quick learner, possessing superior judgment with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to multitask and prioritize assignments; and work well under pressure.

  • This is not a supervisory position.  It is expected to work across departments to provide information as well and request information to fulfill tasks and job functions.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

This position does not require any heavy lifting but occasionally might require moving up to 25 pounds of supplies and equipment using a mobile cart.

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • This position might require occasional evenings and weekend work.
  • The position also requires some local travel to meet with partners.

OTHER DUTIES

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this position.  Other duties, responsibilities, and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.

UNITED WAY CORE COMPETENCIES FOR ALL STAFF

  • Mission-Focused:  Catalyze others’ commitment to the mission to create real social change that leads to better lives and healthier communities.  This drives their performance and professional motivations.

  • Relationship-Oriented:  Understands that people come before the process and is astute in cultivating and managing relationships toward a common goal.

  • Collaborator:  Understands the roles and contributions of all sectors of the community and can mobilize resources (financial and human) through meaningful engagement.

  • Results-Driven:  Dedicated to shared and measurable goals for the common good; creating, resourcing, scaling, and leveraging strategies and innovations for broad investment and impact.

  • Brand Steward:  Steward of the brand and understands his/her role in growing and protecting the reputation and results of the greater network.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Qualified applicants should send cover letter, resume, and three references (with phone numbers to the attention careers@uwmidsouth.org. Please be sure to reference the position for which you are applying in the subject line of your correspondence.  For more information about United Way of the Mid-South, please visit us online at www.uwmidsouth.org.

Where there’s a you, there’s a way!

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