Position title
Director of Creative Services, Sales & Traffic
Working Hours
MONDAY-FRIDAY 6AM-2:01PM ***POSITION REQUIRES SELF-SET, OFF-SITE, ON-CALL HOURS TO COMMUNICATE WITH STAFF*** ADDITIONAL HOURS MAY BE ASSIGNED.
Description

Qualified candidates must be able to create, conceptualize, script, shoot and edit cutting edge commercials for our clients. Live
production experience is a plus. The ability to work well with internal and external clients is vital.
● Meeting deadlines with clients and staff, and managing equipment maintenance and usage
● Properly coordinate and schedule all aspects of Commercial Production, including working with clients, sales staff and
agencies
● Create a mutually beneficial relationship with clients in the community
● Accurately and promptly turn in all client billing to Department Manager
● Operate remote trucks for events such as satellite up-links and multi-camera remote productions
● Other responsibilities as assigned
● Conceptualize, write and edit on-air promotional spots for news, programming, web and special projects using multiple
platforms
● Works closely with reporters and management staff on story development and promotional script ideas
● Organize promotion projects
● Analyze rundowns to coordinate the best on-air, social and digital marketing materials
● Work closely with the team on story development and promotional script ideas
● Superb attention to detail, time management skills, and strong communication skills
● Knowledge of post production television editing suites, with emphasis on Adobe Creative Suite and Final Cut Pro X
● Experience working with camera, audio and light equipment
● Work internally with the Ad Sales, Programming, Production, Marketing, Promotions, and Broadcast Distribution
Divisions; and
● externally with Ad Agencies to ensure all commercials are scheduled according to Sales contracts
● Work with Programming and Production to build show format/show times and breaks to maximize inventory
● Work with the entire sales department to manage operations in a time sensitive, fast-paced environment
● Manage the data entry of commercial instructions from Ad Agencies into scheduling systems
● Manage the placement of commercial spots and sponsorship billboards to maximize revenue and inventory
● Execute Sales orders as requested and track accuracy compared to contractual obligations
● Create all commercial components, such as program titles, dayparts, executing manual day of air changes
● Ensure data entry of commercials, promos, and the log schedule in on-air automation systems
● Solicit commercial materials from Ad Agencies and facilitate delivery to the Media Operations Center for ingest

Qualifications

● Non-linear editing experience (Final Cut Pro X non-linear editing experience is a must)
● Extensive shooting and scripting of both short and long form spots
● Ability to write, shoot and edit content that tells a compelling story
● A strong understanding of fundamental design, sense of color, typography and composition
● Advanced knowledge of the post-production process, including media management and encoding video to various
formats
● Ability to maintain a variety of projects and work with varying production styles while employing strong client service
skills
● Advanced knowledge of High-definition (HD) cameras and videography, motion graphics and creative lighting
techniques
● Ability to maintain digital assets, archives and edit systems
● Ability to routinely lift, carry and move equipment in excess of 40 lbs
● Live, multi-camera production and microwave truck experience preferred
● A minimum of 3 years of experience in broadcast production is a must
● Working collaboratively with the News Director and Digital Director on a daily basis, overseeing brand execution for all
platforms, including supervising all aspects of station promotion and marketing using on-air, online and outside media
resources.
● Proven computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office Products (Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
● Detail orientation, commitment to quality work product and well organized.
● Experience in successfully communicating both verbally and in writing
● Strong analytical and problem solving skills
● Ability to work independently and multi-task
● Team player to participate and support needs of entire team
● Excellent ability to project manage initiatives
● Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain relationships with co-workers, clients, and senior leadership
● Complete other tasks as assigned by the General Manager

Contacts

GENERAL QUESTIONS
Green Valley Television
Human Resources
460 N. Arroyo Grande Blvd., Suite 209
Henderson, NV 89014
HUMANRESOURCES@gvtv.org

Date posted
April 1, 2020
Valid through
August 10, 2020
Duration of employment
08/10/2020 - 12/18/2020
Base Salary
Paid on the A-F Grade Scale. AssignmentsDetermined by negotiated agreement
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