The Television Production Manager is responsible for the overall operations of creative services for educational television. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency policy.
Typical Functions Supervises a subordinate staff by interviewing, recommending for hire, promotions orterminations, assigning and reviewing work performance, and conducting performance evaluations. Coordinates of outreach activities, including exhibit schedules, special promotional events, and community services activities related to national Public Broadcasting System (PBS) and local productions. Oversees project assignments of staff from concept through execution and implementationto create comprehensive theme and multi-media promotion.
Designs and supervises construction of stage and backgrounds for television production and special events. Assists in project assignments and scheduling staff. Responsible for advertising campaigns and advertising budget for PBS, local productions, and special events.
Conceptualizes project design through planning sessions with department staff. Initiates contact with media outlets to ensure best possible promotion of the agencys programs and events. Performs other duties as assigned.
Special Job Dimensions Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills Knowledge of supervisory practices and procedures. Knowledge of photographic development, filming, printing, and reproduction techniques. Knowledge of art layout and design techniques.
Ability to evaluate and identify design concepts. Ability to communicate orally and in writing. Ability to plan, organize, and supervise the work of subordinates.
Minimum Education and/or Experience The formal equivalent of a bachelors degree in art or a related field; plus three years of experience in commercial art, graphic design, television production, or a related field, including one year in a supervisory capacity. Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE.
Preferred Qualifications Certificates, Licenses, Registrations Agency Specific Information Are you a self-motivated, independent, and highly detail-oriented field producer with a strong track record of cross-functional collaboration in a fast-paced environment? Then, we are looking for you!
Arkansas PBS seeks a key Production Manager to work directly with producers, editors, and broadcast personnel and oversees the planning, coordination, production, and post-productions of educational programs. This position works on administrative functions to ensure all deadlines and goals are met.
This position will work on maintaining production-related vendors and maintain time and effort reporting and budget rules. This is a client-facing role that requires a deep focus on achieving goals for a long-term grant and other projects. This position monitors and adjusts productions to adhere to PBS standards and for external stakeholders' standards.
Locally, and nationally recognized as a great place to work, Arkansas PBS is Arkansass only statewide public broadcaster. Arkansas PBSs mission is to nourish the cultural and civic life of our statewide community, forging a vibrant bond through inventive engagement and authentic stories that matter. We serve as an indispensable resource for educators and learners by delivering strong, relevant multi-platform content that educates, informs, entertains, and inspires.
We are looking for someone who has a passion for storytelling that will enlighten and educate. Must have a valid drivers license, seven (7) years of experience in the field production, videography, and digital post-production. Additional higher education may be substituted up to 4 years of work experience requirements.
Arkansas PBS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Health: Medical, Dental, and Vision plans available for staff and family
Eleven paid holidays per year, including birthday
12 to 22.5 days of vacation per year depending on years of service
8 hours Sick Leave per month
Retirement: 14.5% contribution from Arkansas PBS, 6.5% employee mandatory contribution, plus additional 3% optional employee contribution
Basic Life Insurance up to $10,000
Eligible for the Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Program
The salary offered commensurate with experience.
State Of Arkansas