Assistant Director-Television Director
Company: Minnesota House of Representatives
Location: Saint Paul
Posted on: November 25, 2022
A full-time supervisory position is available in the Minnesota
House of Representatives as an assistant director-television
director with the nonpartisan Public Information Services
Responsibilities include: directing live legislative television
programming and audiovisual productions utilizing studio and field
equipment while employing creative technical decision-making;
supervising and providing direction to television production staff;
coordinating daily broadcast operations with the director and
producer/director; coordinating with department staff in
determining the department's operational needs; and supporting the
director and assisting with the administration of the
This position requires strong organizational and managerial skills,
and the ability to promptly and creatively manage a broad range of
issues under the pressures of live television operations. Knowledge
of the function, operation and capabilities of television-related
systems is required. Proven abilities with Microsoft Office
software are needed. An ideal candidate will have a minimum of
three years' experience in broadcast television production and
operations. Experience in a live news environment preferred.
Familiarity with all phases of audio/visual production required, as
is the ability to adapt to changing technology and systems.
Candidates should have good communication and human relations
skills, and the ability to develop and maintain respected working
relationships with office and other legislative staff. Must be able
to regularly lift 25 pounds and manipulate electronic news
gathering equipment (such as camera, tripod, camera bag, lights) in
order to efficiently manage field productions.
Must be able to work long and irregular hours, especially during
the legislative session, including nights and weekends.
Credit given for relevant experience. Please indicate any salary
requirements in your cover letter. Excellent benefits.
The office supports the mission of the House of Representatives
through news and information services including: reporting on
committees and floor sessions, informational publications,
photography and television coverage. View information about the
office at www.house.mn/hinfo/hinfo.asp.
To assure consideration, your cover letter, resume and any other
materials must be received *by 5 p.m. Nov. 30, 2022*. Late
applications may not be considered. Interviews for this position
may begin prior to the deadline.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $52,857.25 - $127,065.79 per year
* Dental insurance
* Employee assistance program
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Parental leave
* Retirement plan
* Vision insurance
* Day shift
* Evening shift
* Monday to Friday
* Weekend availability
Ability to commute/relocate:
* Saint Paul, MN 55155: Reliably commute or planning to relocate
before starting work (Required)
Work Location: One location%58047475%
Keywords: Minnesota House of Representatives, St. Paul , Assistant Director-Television Director, Executive , Saint Paul, Minnesota
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