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Submit a Job Posting: Email Mike Poorman, mqp7@psu.edu

Multimedia Journalist/Producer

NewsChannel 21 (Bend, Oregon)

NPG of Oregon, Inc., with an NBC and Fox affiliate in Bend, Oregon is accepting applications for a MMJ / Producer. Bend is consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in America and NewsChannel 21 is the most well-respected news leader of Central Oregon, and we have a unique opportunity for someone who wants to learn a variety of positions including weather. Weather experience is not necessary as this position will train in weather in order to be the primary back-up to our morning and evening weather positions. It may also include working weekends. In addition, this position will shoot, write, edit stories and go live. Producer training is also available.

We are looking for someone who is willing to fill in on-air and behind the scenes as needed on a daily basis and be able to take on a variety of tasks. If you are smart, hardworking, eager to learn everything a news room has to offer and dedicated to ethical journalism, we want to hear from you. We emphasize enterprise stories and digital first. Facebook Live is a must.

Applicants should possess sufficient mobility to travel to client's place of business and conduct presentations. A valid Oregon driver's license or the ability to obtain one is required.

NPG provides an excellent benefit package that includes medical/dental/vision/life/short and long-term disability, and 401k with employer match.

How to Apply

To apply, send your resume and demo reel Jack Hirsh at hirsheyj@comcast.net

Job posted September 11, 2020

Multimedia Specialist (Graphic Designer)

Penn State College of Engineering

The Penn State College of Engineering is searching for a full-time graphic design multimedia specialist to create engaging and on-brand graphics as part of the communications and marketing office, supporting the college and the engineering departments. The successful candidate will report to the creative director, can communicate effectively, and enjoys working as part of a team.

Responsibilities include assisting with concept, design, and execution of various digital and print design projects such as flyers, posters, web graphics, email templates, video graphics, brochures, PowerPoint presentations, digital assets for advertising, and social media. Candidate should have experience working with print and production vendors to oversee quality control and ensure that deadlines and budgets considerations are met. Candidate should have working knowledge of web content management systems and will assist with on-going updates to the many sites maintained by the college. Additional responsibilities include: conceptualizing visuals based on requirements; preparing rough drafts and presenting ideas; using the appropriate colors, fonts, and layouts for each graphic; implementing edits; working with communicators in the department and the and creative director to produce final design; testing graphics across various media; and ensuring final graphics and layouts are visually appealing and on-brand. Candidate must be organized and comfortable handling multiple projects at a time with quick turnaround to support the high volume of work needed across the college.

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Job posted September 10, 2020

Reporter

Altoona Mirror (Altoona, Pennsylvania)

The Altoona Mirror (17,500 daily, 23,000 Saturday-Sunday) and altoonamirror.com seek a reporter to cover the police beat and general assignments. Previous reporting experience is preferred.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should email Kate Morris at kmorris@altoonamirror.com

Job posted September 10, 2020

President and CEO

Community Radio for Northern Colorado (Greeley, Colorado)

Community Radio of Northern Colorado (CRNC), operator of NPR-affiliate KUNC and The Colorado Sound is seeking an innovative, broad-minded, energetic, and strategic leader. The right individual for this position must be passionate about the mission of CRNC and possess significant business, financial, management and leadership skills.

The successful candidate must have a track record of achievement, as a leader with a complex organization or business, ideally one that is related to media, content development, and/or public engagement. S/he must be able to develop and implement a vision for how KUNC and The Colorado Sound can reach more people, adapt its delivery platform strategy, and deepen its impact on the communities it serves while ensuring a viable long term financial structure.

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Job posted August 31, 2020