C-SPAN
  • Washington, DC, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

GENERAL FUNCTION:
Assist Producers in preparing Book TV programming each week by processing taped shoots for air, creating graphics, answering phones during live programs, assisting with social media and performing several other editorial and administrative duties needed for the smooth functioning of the Book TV unit. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assists Producers in preparing taped and live Book TV programs.
  • Prepares fact sheets and graphics for book event tapes under supervision of Producer.
  • Media logs author events.
  • Assists in live productions by answering viewers' phone calls, field producing and other duties as needed.
  • Works with Producers to maintain daily social media presence.
  • Types graphics and efficiently utilizes all technical systems used by Book TV and
  • C-SPAN.
  • Learns and utilizes fully the company's systems for programming management and record keeping, especially the Dalet system of information management.
  • Other duties as assigned.

BACKGROUND/SKILLS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Political Science, History, English or Radio/TV.
  • Minimum one year relevant work experience preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of and interest in non-fiction books and public policy.
  • High comfort level with computer use and various software programs.
  • Flexibility to work varied schedules, including weekends and evenings.
  • Understanding of C-SPAN programming and philosophy.
  • Adaptable to changing priorities.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work with a team.
  • Flexible hours and workweek schedule, including regularly working on weekends.
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