Are you ready to help develop the next generation of sports multimedia journalists and media production leaders? WOUB Public Media, an experiential learning unit in the Scripps College of Communication at Ohio University, is accepting applications for the unique position of Sports Editor & Studio Production Manager. This position provides direct supervision to between 50 and 90 undergraduate students per semester developing, writing, producing, shooting, and editing original short form content and award-winning television studio sports series. It will oversee the distribution of video content online, social media and other local broadcast programs including student sports-talk radio programs. Guides studio production services leading students through the technical experiential process of studio operations and roles by providing production training sessions with studio cameras, prompter, technical directing and studio floor management. Assists with new student recruitment and maintaining networks for graduating student employment and internship opportunities.
Apply at https://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/42629
Experience / Skills
Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Media Arts, or a related field.
Valid Driver’s License required.
At least three (3) years of related work experience.
About WOUB Public Media/Ohio University
As a member station of both NPR and PBS, WOUB Public Media is a trusted source of news, local content and educational resources that have proven to be worthy of the time, effort and support of our users. WOUB, an experiential-learning unit of the Scripps College of Communication at Ohio University, is a non-profit, community-supported multimedia organization which provides online and broadcast services, along with non-broadcast educational services and student professional development. WOUB serves 55 counties throughout southeastern Ohio, western West Virginia and eastern Kentucky with its broadcast signals. WOUB Radio’s FM Network has transmitters in Athens, Chillicothe, Ironton, Zanesville and Cambridge, while WOUB AM serves the immediate Athens area. WOUB TV is made up of seven television channels (WOUB HD, WOUB Classic, WOUB World, WOUB Create, WOUB Ohio, WOUB Kids and WOUB Voicecorps Reading Service) which are broadcast from two transmitters.
Through its support of public service, teaching, research and administrative missions, along with its high-quality local content and programming, WOUB enriches, enhances and expands the lives and horizons of the people in the communities it serves, as well as Ohio University faculty, staff and students.