Webinar Manager

The following is a job opening for PBS MediaShift. To apply for the position, please email us at mediashift [at] pbs [dot] org. Please read the job description carefully and fulfill all the requirements clearly in your email to us.

Webinar Manager

MediaShift is looking for a Webinar Manager who will help develop and launch a new line of webinars offered by MediaShift and university partners. We will begin testing and launching them in the next few months. Other responsibilities include working with university partners, finding webinar leaders and working with the MediaShift editorial, social media marketing, sponsorship and technology teams. The focus of our webinars will align with MediaShift’s content areas: journalism education, self-publishing, streaming TV, business models, media innovation and more. This is a contract job that you can do from your own home or office.

Hours: About 30 hours per month

Job Requirements

> 2 years of experience working on webinars or online education.
> Excellent self-starter and entrepreneurial skills, and juggling various responsibilities.
> Knowledge of the state of current webinars related to media and journalism.
> Knowledge of and contacts at various American and global journalism and communication schools.
> Experience working remotely and with diverse teams.

Please send us a message with the following information in three paragraphs or less:

> Your experience working with webinars or online education.
> How you would successfully help build our webinars business, and differentiate it from competitors.
> Why you are uniquely qualified for this job.
> Links to any past webinars you have managed or led.
> Detail your current work situation.

Include a link to your resume or CV, and three references.


$550 per month.

Deadline to apply: December 1, 2014

Target start date: December 8, 2014

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