Student Media Advisor

Fort Myers, FL 33965
United States

Experience Required
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Job Description
Job Description The Student Media Advisor provides oversight in budget management, mentoring, coaching, and instruction to students involved in Florida Gulf Coast University’s three student media outlets of print, radio (web streaming) and TV (podcasts). Required Qualifications Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in an appropriate area of specialization. Five to eight years of full-time experience in media radio, television, digital media, and/or newspaper production. Any appropriate combination of relevant education, experience, and/or certifications may be considered. Experience in budget management. Preferred Qualifications Master’s degree from an accredited institution in an appropriate area of specialization such as student affairs, journalism, media, writing or closely related field. Two years of appropriate experience in student media production. Experience with policies and budget development. Experience advising student organizations. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Extensive knowledge of journalism, ethics and press law. Knowledge of Federal Communications Commission rules and regulations and internet music licensing protocol. Knowledge of coordinating complex operations, advising student organizations, and policy and budget development. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Strong leadership, conflict resolution, management and interpersonal skills. Demonstrated ability at incorporating innovative approaches to meeting challenges in today’s changing media landscape. Ability to provide and maintain high journalism standards for student publications. Ability to be self-motivated and efficiently manage multiple projects and tasks. Demonstrated ability to with volunteer and advisory boards. Ability to work nights and weekends to assist in the production of the newspaper and Eagle Radio. Salary Range $45,000 - $50,000