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KTOO-TV Programming Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
KTOO is recruiting qualified candidates to apply for the position of Programming Manager to join our news and public affairs team as the manager of 360 North, KTOO`s statewide television and online public affairs network. We are seeking a dynamic, self-motivated individual with experience and skills in television programming, multimedia production and promotion. KTOO is a well-supported, highly visible public media organization with a strong commitment to local, regional and statewide news reporting and program production. Juneau is a small but cosmopolitan capital city of 32,000 people with some of the highest per capita education and income levels in state. Located in the heart of the Southeast Alaska panhandle, Juneau is a transportation, retail and service hub with great schools, medical facilities and recreational opportunities. The community is safe, attractive and offers abundant outdoor activities, including fishing, boating, skiing, climbing and hiking, in a magnificent natural setting. Two hours from Seattle, Juneau`s climate is more like the Pacific Northwest than Interior Alaska. The weather is wet and mild with summer highs in the 60s and 70s and winter lows in the 30s.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsibilities:

  • Manages program acquisition and program schedule development for 360 North, manages brand and schedule promotion for 360 North and manages viewer services, on-air fundraising, video sales and audience relations.(35%)
  • Develops and produces local programs, series, special event coverage, station breaks and promotional spots. Represents 360 North and KTOO to partners, clients, program distributors and the public.(35%).
  • Develops daily programming logs and satellite record schedules. Operates complex broadcast and online operations systems, including program automation, network satellite systems, traffic software and digital editing systems.(30%).
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:
Required Skills:

  • Experience in digital media production and/or programming.
  • Skills in news and public affairs producing, reporting, writing and editing.
  • Ability to operate complex software systems and broadcast production equipment.
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail and ability to work well under pressure and work collaboratively with other staff.

HOW TO APPLY:
Deadline: Open until filled, with an initial screening on December 24. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. Salary: Starting in the low 40s, plus competitive benefits including health insurance, retirement plan, paid leave and holidays. To apply: Submit a letter of interest and your resume to pos1@ktoo.org. KTOO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

DEADLINE: 2015-02-16