Government Broadcasting Coordinator
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: (Essential functions, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following tasks, knowledge, skills and other characteristics. This list is ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY, and is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and tasks performed by incumbents of this class.)DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES: (Which are not in hierarchical order)
- Participates in posting monthly TV program schedules.
- Adheres to programming and production standards for the City’s TV station established by the Television Production Manager.
- Fulfills production requests from user departments and external customers.
- Writes program scripts for department projects and submits to TV Production Manager for quality, accuracy, and appropriateness prior to filming.
- Researches and collects information for use in development of program ideas and scripts.
- Coordinates and conducts pre-production sessions to plan the effective use of time, and materials to achieve a professional, air ready video product.
- Ability to direct participants involved in station productions to gain and assure a cooperative and productive effort.
- General knowledge of local government access broadcasting and commercial television practices.
- Knowledge of studio and field production techniques.
- Knowledge of television equipment, television production, and television broadcasting techniques.
- Ability to maintain multiple projects simultaneously, and reorganize work plan in an environment that often includes changing priorities.
- Ability to maintain effective working relationships with elected officials, other governmental entities, education professionals, and the general public.
- Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
- Ability to organize and coordinate a variety of professional, technical and clerical activities.
- Ability to adhere to policies, standards and procedures set forth by the department, City and other entities.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Communications, TV/Radio Production, or related field and three (3) years related experience; or any equivalent combination of training and experience in coordinating television production and programming. A valid Florida driver’s license is required.
Last Revision date: September 2007