Job Opportunity: Director/Editor

KTOO is recruiting qualified candidates to apply for the position of Director/Editor to join our operations team, supporting the production of public media content on all of our platforms. We are seeking a dynamic, self-motivated individual with experience and skills in directing multi-camera studio and remote productions and digital video editing. The person we hire will work closely with KTOO’s News and Public Affairs and Arts and Culture teams, so strong communication skills are required. Tasks require attention to detail and ability to work under tight deadlines, as well as a thorough understanding of media production software systems.

Responsibilities

• Directs multi camera live remote and studio productions

• Supervises and coordinates television studio and remote production set ups

• Shoots and edits field recorded video elements

• Edits video programs, segments and spots

• Develops and maintains production standard operating procedures, project tracking tools and databases

• Installs, maintains and troubleshoots video production software

• Creates, directs and edits station and program promotional spots

 

Required Skills

• Minimum of two years’ experience in media production

• Ability to work collaboratively with clients, outside producers and co-workers

• Strong organizational skills with attention to detail

• Willingness to work non-standard hours and be on-call

• Ability to work well under pressure and work collaboratively with other staff

• Familiarity with broadcast and IT systems specific to CCBI’s operations

• A Bachelor’s degree and/or the equivalent experience in media related fields.

KTOO is a well-supported, highly visible public media organization with a strong commitment to local, regional and statewide news reporting and program production. Juneau is a small but cosmopolitan capital city of 32,000 people with some of the highest per capita education and income levels in state. Located in the heart of the Southeast Alaska panhandle, Juneau is a transportation, retail and service hub with great schools, medical facilities and recreational opportunities. The community is safe, attractive and offers abundant outdoor activities, including fishing, boating, skiing, climbing and hiking, in a magnificent natural setting. Two hours from Seattle, Juneau’s climate is more like the Pacific Northwest than Interior Alaska. The weather is wet and mild with summer highs in the 60s and 70s and winter lows in the 30s.

Deadline: Open until filled, with an initial screening on December 11. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

Salary: Low to mid 40s, plus competitive benefits including health insurance, retirement plan, paid leave and holidays.

To apply: Submit a letter of interest and your resume to pos1@ktoo.org.