CIFT is looking for someone to assist our Manager, Marketing and Communications and this department with its functions, duties, activities, and events for CIFT and its programs.
Duties would include but not limited to:
- Assist in the production of press releases, success stories, marketing reports, and promotional materials both printed and electronic.
- Monitor and tend to all social media aspects and websites.
- Assist with organizing events and functions by lining up speakers, venues, catering and supplies needed to ensure its success.
- Research and evaluate potential marketing opportunities.
- Assist and support initiatives and other staff members as assigned.
Qualifications and Skills:
- Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, public relations or business is preferred along with 1-3 years professional experience.
- Proven written and oral communication skills.
- Comprehension of basic technical and food/agricultural subjects.
This position is part time and benefits are not provided. Position is based in our Toledo office and will require some travel within northwest Ohio. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Send resume with cover letter email@example.com.
Agribusiness Development Specialist
CIFT is seeking an experienced individual in the agricultural business field. The qualified candidate will have experience in applying new technology to existing agricultural businesses, identifying businesses to commercialize newly patented technologies, develop innovative approaches to expanding agribusinesses and evaluate methods for expanding business opportunities. Interactions with growers, established agri-businesses, commodity groups, academic and research representatives, and federal agencies are critical.
In addition to industry experience, CIFT prefers a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Agriculture Science, Engineering, or Business with a focus on Agriculture. An advanced degree is desired but not required. The successful candidate will also need extensive business connections and relationships with agricultural, food processing, and other agri-business companies and entities throughout Ohio.
The position is Toledo-based but will require extensive travel within Ohio. Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience. Send resume with cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action
CIFT is committed to continually improving the recruitment, employment, and promotional opportunities for minorities and women. This commitment is integrated into the principles of the organization with the development of the Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action policy.
It is the official policy of CIFT to:
- Recruit, hire, train and promote into all job classifications the most qualified persons without regard to race, color, creed, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability or status as a veteran;
- Base decisions on employment so as to further the principles of equal opportunity;
- Make employment and promotional decisions using reasonable standards based on the individual’s qualifications as they relate to a particular job vacancy and to the advancement of equal employment opportunity;
- Ensure that all other personnel actions, such as compensation, benefits, transfers, layoffs, return from layoff, company sponsored training, education, tuition assistance, social and recreational programs will be administered without regard to race, color, creed, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability or status as a veteran.
This policy encompasses both the desire and the obligation of CIFT when conducting its business even when such business is not with a government agency or contractor who imposes equal opportunity clauses in its contracts.
CIFT is committed to the objectives of equal employment opportunity and expect the cooperation and participation of all employees, contractors and vendors in achieving these objectives.
Posted in Jobs ,Paid ,Study and Learn December 5, 2016
Civitas Media is recruiting page designers of varying experience to work our Miamisburg design centers. Successful candidates will be creative, motivated multi-taskers with a love of great design and an eye for detail. Applicants must be familiar with InDesign or Quark and have newspaper editing or reporting experience or education.
The Miamisburg, Ohio, center is located just off I-75 between Cincinnati and Dayton near a soon to be completed luxury movie theater, high end dining, shopping and everything urban nightlife has to offer.
We offer competitive compensation and a generous benefit package including health insurance, 401K and paid time off.
To apply email a cover letter, resume, references and examples of your design work to: email@example.com. Applications without design samples will not be considered.
Posted in Jobs ,Paid November 28, 2016
Want to get professional video news writing and anchoring experience for your career portfolio? We have just the project for you. Starting spring semester, we are partnering with WBGU-TV, the local PBS station, to create daily 60- to 90-second news updates that will air Monday through Friday on the PBS station, which encompasses Bowling Green and the 19 surrounding counties.
We are looking for motivated and self-starting journalism students who can write short broadcast news stories, put them in order of importance, and then read them on camera. The taped updates will be aired throughout the day on WBGU-TV.
You can be a broadcast student looking to polish and showcase your skills or a multi-platform or public relations student looking to expand your skill set in a professional television studio setting. Candidates should be journalism students with at least J2500 credit and decent writing skills. Students will commit to at least one morning per week for writing and taping, be supervised by journalism faculty and staff at WBGU-TV, and earn graded independent study credit. Production will be done at the PBS station on Troup Street.
To apply, email Kelly Taylor (firstname.lastname@example.org). In your email, please give your phone number and describe your skills and experience. Students will be contacted for a follow-up interview. For more information, contact Kelly Taylor (email@example.com) or Ken Garland (firstname.lastname@example.org). Deadline is Thursday, Dec. 8 by 5 p.m.
Posted in Jobs ,Study and Learn November 28, 2016
The BGSU School of Media and Communication is looking for a motivated public relations intern for Spring semester 2017. Responsibilities include writing press releases and short feature stories about students, faculty, staff and events within the School of Media and Communication to be featured on the BGSU website. Responsibilities include taking pictures to accompany those stories. The intern also will work to enhance the school’s social media presence. The position would report to Dr. Laura Stafford, Director of the School of Media and Communication. If interested, please send resume to Laura Stafford, Director, School of Media and Communication at email@example.com by December 5th. This is an unpaid internship.
Posted in Internships ,Study and Learn November 28, 2016
The Toledo Business Journal is seeking an unpaid intern for the Spring 2017 semester, to assist with producing our monthly newspaper. Most work involves transcribing telephone interviews into a typewritten document, but other tasks may include copyediting press releases, retouching photos using Photoshop, and some data entry. Interns will also be asked to prepare a business news story using internet research that may be published in the newspaper with their byline.
Candidates should be able to come into our office, located at 5660 Southwyck Blvd., for at least two hours twice a week. This schedule is extremely flexible to accommodate classes and other activities, but it is a good opportunity to gain professional experience.
Interested students should send a resume and writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 419-865-0972, ex. 21, for more information. We will then conduct a job interview at our office
Posted in Internships November 7, 2016
WTGR-FM, located in Greenville Ohio, is a country format station that takes pride in local news, sports, & community events. Are you ready for your next step? We’re looking for a leader. Someone who knows the impact that a small market radio station has on the communities they serve. Candidate needs to have a passion for news and and sports play by play experience. You’ll be a part of our sports broadcast where we cover over 125 games each year and the person the public counts on for local news and information. You’ll be on the air from 9am-1pm (Mon-Fri). During that time, you will host 2 different programs that are community driven. We’re looking for individuals who’ve shown the desire to dig in and get involved both at the station and in the communities we serve. We’re looking for individuals with the right attitude and energy. If you’re looking to make a change or ready for a new challenge, we need to talk. We’ll offer you a competitive salary & health insurance. Send your resume, cover letter and air-check to email@example.com. Positive Radio Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Posted in Jobs ,Paid October 24, 2016
IF YOU HAVE A PASSION FOR WEATHER, I want to hear from you. Your Hometown Lima Stations has an opening for an on-air personality interested in working in both weather and news. Looking for a meteorologist who can give the weather during a live newscast. Duties will include handling live weather casts on our morning and noon shows, Monday thru Friday. Looking for someone with energy, loves to chat about weather, and has the personality to bring a smile to our viewers faces. Also one man band reporting during the week in between weather shows. We have a live truck, expect successful candidate to be able to go live for both weather & news. Being able to shoot, edit and write news stories is helpful, but will train. Successful candidate must work well with weather team and news staff. Working knowledge of WSI, AP ENPS, FINAL CUT PRO and WORLD NOW (Frankly Media) website moves you to the head of the class. College degree required, meteorology based. Your Hometown Stations offers excellent benefits including health, dental, vision and immediate 401k plan. Must pass BMV background check and drug test if offered job. Send DVD or link and cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or Your Hometown Stations, Jeff Fitzgerald, News Director, 1424 Rice Ave. Lima Ohio 45805. Your Hometown Stations is an equal opportunity employer.
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Posted in Jobs ,Paid October 14, 2016
Since 1990, AWSM has placed more than 140 female college students interested in sports media careers in paid summer internships working in broadcast production, broadcast reporting, print/digital reporting, magazine writing and public relations. All interns receive a $1,000 scholarship and complimentary registration and lodging at AWSM’s annual convention.
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Posted in Internships ,Paid October 5, 2016
You must take the Dow Jones internship tests to participate. Lecturer Kelly Taylor is the proctor for BGSU. Contact her, email@example.com, after Oct. 6 for more information.
Posted in Internships ,Paid September 27, 2016
The News Anchor serves as the primary presenter of news stories and other content for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
• Presents news stories and other content for all platforms.
• Ensures that all news content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.
• Writes and delivers news stories in a clear and concise manner.
• Produces newscasts and communicates clear direction with team members.
• Assists in writing, copy editing, researching and coordinating news programming and other content.
• Acts as a field reporter as assigned.
• Conducts interviews with news personnel and others.
• Responds to breaking news and other urgent newsrooms situations as required.
• Participates in promotional activities including public appearances.
• Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.
• Edits video clips as assigned.
• Writes content for the website and other eMedia platforms.
• Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites.
You must apply online to be considered for this position. Please go to:www.nexstar.tv under “careers” to access all career opportunities for WBOY-TV and Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc.
WBOY-TV is an equal opportunity employer.
Posted in Jobs ,Paid September 20, 2016