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POST DATE 8/16/2016
END DATE 10/15/2016

Meredith Corporation Saint Louis, MO

Company
Meredith Corporation
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
JR02386
AJE Ref #
575893523
Location
Saint Louis, MO
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Ignite Technical Director directs assigned newscasts, special projects and other products for air. This position leads the news crew during a shift. May also be required to provide technical direction or perform other crew or control room duties and assist in maintaining the studio, Ignite and Production Control room. The TD works successfully with all relevant ancillary staff, including Engineering and I.T. and interacts at any given time with the news deaprtment to enhance the final work product.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
75% - Provide technical direction, perform other crew and control room duties.
15% - Assists in maintaining studio, Ignite, Production Control room and other production
equipment.
10% - Graphics creation using Adope Photoshop, basic maintenance of studio lighting,
microphones and monitors.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Three years experience in a live broadcast television environmnet with hands-on experience in a control room including switching, audio, graphics, character generator, robotics and automated software.
SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Ability to direct on Ignite.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Exceptional organizational, time management and people skills.
Ability to work with a wide variety of personalities and be customer oriented.
Ability to prioritize and make frequent changes of tasks as directed without loss of composure.
Good decision making skills.
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