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MISSISSIPPI PUBLIC BROADCASTING JOB ANNOUNCEMENTS:
SEEKING: Director of Production | Department: Production
SEEKING: Digital Media Specialist | Department: News & Public Affairs
SUBMIT: State of Mississippi application to Personnel, Mississippi Public Broadcasting (MPB), 3825 Ridgewood Road, Jackson, MS 39211 received by December 2, 2013. MPB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Director of Production (Office Director I) (PIN 0154) | Department: Production
JOB DUTIES INCLUDE:
MPB, a statewide television and radio network, is seeking a seasoned, highly creative television producer to lead our production department. The incumbent will be responsible for administration and development of content for television programs. Successful candidate will have demonstrated ability to produce documentary style and series productions from conception to broadcast.
A Master’s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university, (AND) seven (7) years in the special experience defined below, five (5) years of which must have included line or functional administrative or advanced technical supervision; (OR) A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university (AND) eight (8) years in the special experience defined below, five (5) years of which must have included line or functional administrative or advanced technical supervision. Special Experience: Employment must have been in an administrative, professional capacity in an area of work related to the functional responsibility of the agency in which the position exists. In those agencies where registered specialists provide the primary source of functional and technical knowledge for planning and accomplishing the mission of the agency, the incumbent must be registered and experienced in that profession. Work experience must have included supervising and coordinating a variety of functions. This position is classified as Non-State Service, Exempt
Digital Media Specialist (Business Systems Analyst I) | Department: News & Public Affairs
MPB is seeking a digital media specialist who will coordinate use of the Web and social media for the MPB website. This person will serve as a content editor and work closely with the digital media director to develop and implement MPB’s overall digital and social media strategies. The digital media specialist will ensure that news coverage is presented in a timely and accurate way on the web and work with other departments to create, curate and share digital content. The incumbent will manage Twitter feeds and Facebook pages, generate web-specific content and produce local content that can be distributed on all MPB platforms including Radio, web and mobile applications. Candidates should have demonstrated ability to promote use of social media to foster positive interaction with audiences; familiarity with audio recording equipment, editing software, content management systems, news writing and online publishing.
Mississippi Public Broadcasting is an eight station statewide network. The network was recently honored with its fourth National Edward R. Murrow for excellence in broadcast journalism.
A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four year college or university in Computer Science, Data Processing, Business Information Systems, or a related field; AND two (2) years of directly related experience; (OR) An Associate’s Degree in Applied Science in a Technical Program in an area of Information Technology approved by the IT Professional Development Committee; (AND) Two (2) years of directly related experience; (OR) An Associate’s Degree from an accredited two-year college in Computer Science, Data Processing, Business Information Systems, or a related field; (AND) four (4) years of directly related experience; (OR) Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED) (AND) six (6) years of directly related experience; (OR) Related education and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis. Possession of an Institute for Certification of Computer Professionals (ICCP) Certification based on successful completion of an examination may be substituted for one (1) year of the required experience. Certificate must be attached. This position is classified as State Service, Exempt.
MISSISSIPPI PRODUCTION UPDATES: CREW CALL
As many of you have seen through the media, there is a feature film productions prepping in the state – the recently announced feature film about soul singer James Brown directed by Tate Taylor.
The production will be hiring local crew members, so please make sure your information stays updated in our online Crew & Services Directory since all productions will use it as a reference. http://ms.reel-scout.com/crew_login.aspx
Additionally, if you know other Mississippi residents or companies that have credited experience working on or with film and video productions, please encourage them to list themselves. Each new and updated listing is reviewed before they are viewable on the website. We review listings weekly.
The productions is accepting crew resumes at this time. In the subject line of your email, please indicate that it is a Crew resume and the department you are seeking to work in. For example, “Crew – Camera Department”.
PLEASE NOTE these email addresses are for CREW POSITIONS ONLY (not for casting).
Resumes can be sent directly to:
James Brown project firstname.lastname@example.org