February already. At least we aren’t up to our navels in snow. Today is Jobs Day. Let the seeking begin. Oh, and remember that Well Dunne provides the Shuffle page for PROMAXbda Brief. So don’t hesitate to let me know what’s happening job-wise. In keeping with the sports-themed pre-Super Bowl week, we begin in Brad Pitt’s (excellent in Moneyball) hometown.
Job Alert – Promotions Writer/Producer KY3, Inc – Springfield, MO
KY3, Inc. has a rare opening for an experienced Writer/Producer in its Promotions Department.
We are looking for a team player to help us promote our top-rated NBC affiliate, fast growing
ABC affiliate, and entertainment oriented CW affiliate. You will get to do it all – station branding,
news topicals, sweeps promos, sports and entertainment promotion. We’ll throw in daily
logs and the occasional community event to keep you on your toes. You’ll have all the tools,
including a product that is second to none. Together, our news products capture more than a
75 percent share of the market. You’ll shoot in HD on Sony XDCAM EX, edit in Final Cut Pro,
and use Adobe Creative Suite for compositing. You’ll bring your creative ideas and cutting-
edge production skills to a team whose goal is not only to produce great looking spots, but
smart marketing that grows ratings. We are looking for a strong writer, a proficient editor and an
experienced videographer. Someone who is detail oriented and thrives in a collaborative, fast-
paced, deadline driven work environment. The ideal candidate will have two or more years of
experience and be able to work a flexible schedule. Most importantly, you’ll possess a creative
reel and a can-do attitude.
Position reports to Marketing Director.
Send cover letter, resume, and DVD or link to an online reel showcasing examples of your work
to: Beth Keeling, Human Resources Business Partner KY3, Inc. 999 West Sunshine St.
Springfield, Mo. 65807 Or email to email@example.com by 2/16/2012 @ 5pm. EOE.
Marketing Writer/Producer/Editor @WJRT Flint
Marketing Manager @Travel Channel
Sr. Creative Producer @NBC in Miami
Creative Services Director @WPEC Palm Beach
Design Director @ KVOA Tucson
Promo Producer @KVOA Tucson
Writer/Producer/Editor @ Fox Sports Atlanta
Promo Manager @WBAL/Baltimore
Producer @Nicktoons –Nickelodeon aka MTV/NYC
News Branding Preditor @WTLV/Jacksonvile
Promo Producer @KHSB/KHOG/Ft. Smith.
Director of Creative Services @Time Warner/Burbank
Promo Writer Producer @Ovation/Santa Monica
Promo producer @KDVR/Denver
Art Director @WNEM/Saginaw
Digital Marketing Producer @WCPO/Cincinnati.
Flash Designer @Scripps Design Service/Tampa.
Promo Producer @Harpo/Chicago
Promo Producer @WRC/DC
Sr. Writer Producer @WCMH /Columbus, Ohio
Writer Producer @WNCT/Greenville, NC
Topical Producer @KVUE /Austin TX
Graphic Designer @NBC Bay Area (job #3376)
Design Director @Oxygen/NYC
Got a “To Do” list? Well, it might be the worst thing you have. Explanations and ideas here.
Seems a might bit odd that Coke, who dropped their elegantly planned promotion with the World Wildlife Fund to help save the endangered Polar Bear (their customers said Coke tasted funny because the can wasn’t red), is now featuring said Polar Bears in their SuperBowl commercials.
Think About This: "Therefore, seek not to change the world, but choose to change your mind about the world.” ~ A Course In Miracles T-21.in.1:7