Digital Content Creator: WTVT FOX 13

We’re hiring a Digital Content Creator to be part of our next-level team at FOX 13 – WTVT in Tampa, FL. Reporting to the Digital Content Manager, the Digital Content Creator will be laser-focused on telling stories that matter most to digital users – with a focus on social media platforms – and doing it better than anyone else.


Does this sound like you? You’re smart, fast on your feet, team-oriented and full of energy. You’re an expert in digital and social media platforms. You know a big story when you hear it. You’re obsessed with details. Nothing gets past you. You have a zero-tolerance policy for grammatical errors. You love a fast-paced, challenging environment and crave the chance to learn new things. You’ve got goals, which you strive to meet and exceed (all of them). You thrive in a competitive, fearless culture of creativity and expertise. Most of all, you want to win. Every. Single. Day.

The person we’re looking for lives and breathes social media, and is driven by an intense passion for storytelling. If that’s you, your dream team awaits. Create compelling, UX-focused content related to news, events and topics relevant to local users and beyond, including text stories, photos/graphics, live streaming content, breaking news, and social media elements. Engage and build loyalty among communities. Reach and engage users on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Snapchat and beyond. Work with Group Content Team and other FTS markets to distribute high-interest stories at scale. Follow group standards. Monitor real-time analytics. Serve as liaison to newsroom, ensuring digital and social dominance. Other duties as deemed necessary and assigned.

3+ years’ experience developing and publishing content, including news, on digital and social platforms preferred. BA/BS degree, preferably in Journalism, Communications or related field with emphasis on digital publishing. Social media expert. Excellent writer and storyteller. Superior news judgement. Impeccable writing and copy editing skills. Overwhelming attention to detail. Thrive under deadline pressure. Stellar communication skills. Proficient in content management systems, video publishing, live streaming, and digital analytics tools. Video and photo editing experience (Adobe products a plus).

To apply, follow this link: https://fox.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/FOXTVST_EAST/job/USA—FL—Tampa—3213-W-Kennedy-Blvd/Digital-Content-Creator_R50009289-1 To apply, follow this link:

Account Executive: WTVT FOX 13

This opening at the top rated station in Tampa requires the servicing of existing transactional accounts along with the development of new broadcast and digital business.  Candidate must be highly motivated and possess strong presentation and prospecting skills. Position requires prior broadcast sales experience, preferably in an LPM market.  Excel and Power Point are a must and a working knowledge of WideOrbit, PRIME Lingo, and Kantar Media are a plus.  College degree is preferred. 

To apply, follow this link: https://fox.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/FOXTVST_EAST/job/USA—FL—Tampa—3213-W-Kennedy-Blvd/Account-Executive_R50009523-1

Information Systems Manager: WTVT FOX 13

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Fox 13 WTVT-TV, the Fox O&O in Tampa, FL seeks an Information Systems Manager. The ideal candidate will assist FOX IT with technical support of desktop computers, servers, network, applications, and related technology used to operate the station. Support includes specification, installation, and repair of computer systems and peripherals within established FOX standards and guidelines. Activities require interaction with station personnel as well as with other members of the FOX IT team to define requirements and deliver against project and support goals. The position provides one-on-one consultancy to end users as required. The employee in this position also assists in the maintenance and testing of network, servers and associated equipment. The position’s responsibilities require independent analyses, effective communication and problem solving skills. Work performed is with little supervision, requires initiative and good judgment.

Responsibilities:

  • Installation, configuration, and ongoing support of desktop computers, peripheral equipment and software within established standards and guidelines.
  • Work with vendors to resolve technical problems as necessary.
  • Work with others in IT and Engineering community as appropriate to determine and resolve problems and/or meeting project objectives.
  • Works with numerous hardware, software and network products in a multi-layered distributed computing environment.
  • Enforces company policies regarding security, privacy, and data loss prevention.
  • Ensure desktop computers interconnect seamlessly with diverse systems including associated file servers, email servers, Internet, news management, broadcast servers and business systems.
  • Orient staff on use of hardware and software as needed.
  • Recommends and performs upgrades on systems to ensure reliability, performance and longevity.
  • Assist with the procurement of hardware and software.
  • Maintain LAN / Wi-Fi infrastructure with general guidance.
  • Maintain records, audits trails, and documentation to support policy and procedure and contribute to the general operating efficiency of the job.
  • Assist in the ordering and configuration of wireless devices within defined standards.
  • Develop procedures and/or processes to manage workload.
  • Participate in corporate governance programs as required by policy.
  • Manage support and deployment of telecom infrastructure.

Skills Required:

In depth technical familiarity on the deployment, support and effective use of standard technologies including, but not limited to:

Technical:

  • Microsoft Window 7 &10  and MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Systems and components for workstations and laptop computers.
  • Windows File Servers (2008 and newer)
  • Backup software (Netbackup, Backup-Exec, etc)
  • Network printers, fax machines, scanners, and multi-function-devices.
  • Diagnostic tools for PC’s and networks.
  • Ethernet and TCP/IP (Cisco Switches and routers)
  • DHCP and DNS
  • Principles of firewalls, NAC Appliances, and End-point protection software
  • Newsroom systems desirable (Avid, Grass Valley, BitCentral)
  • PBX / VOIP – Cisco Call Manager
  • Virus and Malware remediation tools
  • Virtualization (VMWare 6.5), SAN Storage (HPE and Netapp) is desirable.
  • Exposure to Cloud based solutions is desirable.

Conceptual:

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks concurrently.
  • Able to prioritize work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Well organized and methodical.
  • Show initiative and follow-up to insure successful results.
  • Flexible and agile to respond to changes in a dynamic environment.
  • Able to work a flexible schedule as required by the stations business needs including extended hours, weekends and holidays.

To apply, follow this link: https://fox.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/FOXTVST_EAST/job/USA—FL—Tampa—3213-W-Kennedy-Blvd/Manager-Information-Systems_R50010092-1

RP Funding Center: Marketing Intern

Summary
• Help the Marketing Department with events and promotions for the RP Funding Center which includes; Jenkins Arena, Youkey Theatre, Exhibition & Sikes Hall and property

• Assist the marketing team with advertising of all shows. (Receiving proposals, negotiating and placement of ads in Print, Radio, TV, Billboard, Internet)

• Help proof read print ad copy, radio spot copy, press releases, weekly e-blasts, etc.

• Support the marketing department with maintaining and updating social media sites

• Promote the entertainment complex by grassroots efforts on ticketed events, i.e. Online event calendars, flyers, street team etc. when needed

• Assist with producing collateral materials (ad layouts, brochures and promotional)

• Updating Media lists, VIP lists, group sales lists etc

• Organize and maintain marketing files, i.e. digitizing news clippings

• Conducting marketing/show research

• Other duties as assigned

Qualifications
• Must be people person and have upbeat personality

• Must be team-player

• Computer knowledge in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

• Can work independently and with a team

• Must have a flexible schedule and be available to work evenings/weekends for some events

• Must be a Junior/Senior and receive College credit for the internship

Education
• Pursuing a degree in Marketing, Journalism, Communications, Public Relations or related field

To Apply Please submit your cover letter and resume to: the RP Funding Center’s Marketing Department at marketing@rpfundingcenter.com.

Full Circle PR offering an internship

Full Circle PR is looking for someone who would like to learn more about PR/ marketing. 

Company Description:

Full Circle PR, Tampa’s premier medical marketing agency is seeking performance-driven, well-organized students who are ready for a fast-paced and rewarding internship. 

Responsibilities:

*Assist in account management of clients

*Press release writing & pitching – media relations

*Copywriting & proofreading (newsletters, ads, brochures, surveys etc.)

*Event planning and management

*Community relations – seeking events, charities & speaking engagements

*Generating creative campaigns, ideas, marketing and strategies

*Research

*Social media management

*Dedicate 10-20 hours per week for full semester

Qualifications:

*Attention to detail

*Self starter

*Ability to communicate effectively (oral and written communication)

*Strong sense of deadlines

*High level of professionalism

Functions:

Writing/Editing, Project Management, Public Relations, Social Media, Evaluation of PR strategies

Location:

Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida area (Must be local).

Compensation: This is an unpaid internship with possibility of compensation after completion of internship. 

Send resume and any writing samples to Michele@FullCircle-PR.com.

USF College of Behavioral and Community Sciences: Writer for web, social, email

The USF College of Behavioral and Community Sciences is seeking one or two motivated Mass Comm students. The writing assignments will vary but will include interviewing faculty, alumni, and students for stories for our website, social media, and email communications. And any graphic design or social media experience would be a plus. If the students have a federal work study award, they can use it to get paid for this internship. Otherwise, this is an unpaid experience.

Contact: Patricia Cleveland, clevelan@usf.edu

 

Patricia Cleveland, MPA

Assistant Director, Dean’s Office
College of Behavioral and Community Sciences

University of South Florida

13301 Bruce B. Downs Blvd, MHC 1116

Tampa, FL 33612-3807

813-974-6194

clevelan@usf.edu

 

Hillsborough County Bar Association: Communications Intern – fall/spring

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION
Chester H. Ferguson Law Center
1610 N. Tampa St.
Tampa FL 33602
(813) 221-7777 Fax (813) 221-7778
http://www.hillsbar.com
Communications Internship (Fall 2019/Spring 2020 Semesters)
As a communications intern, you will closely work with the Communications and IT team in promoting and supporting the Hillsborough County Bar Association’s events, programs and outreach
efforts.
Primary Responsibilities
• Assist with social media posting and brainstorming, and basic video production
• Produce event flyers and simple graphics
• Assist with website and weekly e-newsletter updates
• Draft short articles and content for Lawyer magazine and proof-read magazine content
• Draft news releases and other collateral
• Assist with event logistics, including taking photos, helping staff with check-in and event setup
The internship is unpaid and will require at least 12 hours a week, more hours are fine if required for college credit. Flexible schedule. Please confirm with your University to determine if this internship meets the requirements for credit.
Office Location: 1610 N. Tampa Street (just north of downtown Tampa, parking provided)
Desired Skills & Experience
• Pursuing a degree in public relations, marketing, communications, journalism or similar field
• Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
• Ability to work in a professional setting and represent the Bar Association in public settings
• Strong writer and proof-reader
• Experience with social media, basic video production, and common computer software
programs, such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint, preferred
• High attention to detail, able to work independently
• Ability to effectively multi-task and prioritize tasks efficiently
To Apply
Please submit a cover letter and resume to Stacy Williams at stacy@hillsbar.com.
About the Hillsborough County Bar Association
The Hillsborough County Bar Association is one of the largest voluntary bar associations in Florida with a membership of approximately 4,000 attorneys, judges and legal professionals. The HCBA is a vibrant, diverse organization that has earned a national reputation for its outstanding programs and events. We coordinate a variety of large and small events and programs annually for our members,
including the annual Bench Bar Conference, membership luncheons, continuing education seminars, and public outreach programs. Website: http://www.hillsbar.com.