Independent Television Service (ITVS) in San Francisco, California is looking for a Program Manager.
“Independent Television Service, Inc. (www.itvs.org) is a nonprofit organization created and chartered by Congress to make unique, provocative, compelling programs for public television by independent producers. ITVS is an equal opportunity employer; women and people of color are encouraged to apply.”
TITLE: Program Manager
Reports to: Director of Programming
Supervisory Responsibility: N/A
Salary Range: DOE
This position is responsible for managing programming initiatives through all phases of review, evaluation and selection. The position manages and coordinates program development projects including the Diversity Development Fund.
· Oversees the creation, evaluation and improvement of guidelines and application materials for program development programs and the Diversity Development Fund
· Assists department head to evaluate and recommend program and development proposals
· Evaluates proposals and application materials
· Provides telephone feedback to producers for all programming
· Works with production and business departments to create agreements and contracts for program development projects
· Coordinates and leads programming meetings, panels and outreach events (forms agenda, coordinates schedule and logistics
and moderates discussions)
· Participates in conferences and events in the media arts field for outreach to producers and to represent ITVS
· Reviews programming for special initiatives and Independent Lens
· BA Degree
· Detail-oriented, hands-on administrator with demonstrated managing and coordination skills
· 3 years minimum experience in film/tv and/or media programming, production or administration
· Strong verbal and written communication skills
· Demonstrated knowledge of public television system and the independent producing community desirable
· Ability to work independently and in small groups
· Enthusiastic team player
Send/fax resume and cover letter by March 5, 2004 to:
Aimee Bruederle, Office Coordinator
Independent Television Service, Inc.
501 York Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
No phone calls or emails, please.