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Submit a Job Posting: Email Mike Poorman, mqp7@psu.edu

Major Gifts Officer (Assistant/Associate Director of Development)

Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications (Penn State)

A top frontline fundraiser is needed in the role of assistant or associate director of development to engage alumni and friends as partners in supporting the Bellisario College. Identify and cultivate a prospect pool of graduates and other key constituencies; plan/execute solicitation strategies leading to major gifts; travel extensively throughout the region and across the country to pursue these strategies and build enduring relationships.

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Job posted August 8, 2017

Account Executive

CooperKatz and Company (New York City)

Independent, award-winning PR agency named one of Best Agencies to Work For by Holmes Report and one of best places to work in New York City three years in a row by Crain’s NY Business. Clients: professional services, finance/banking, healthcare/education, consumer and technology. Bachelor’s degree with one to two years of experience, agency preferred.

How to Apply

Queries, apply to alumna Meredith Topalanchik: recruiting@cooperkatz.com

Job posted August 8, 2017

Senior Account Executive

CooperKatz and Company (New York City)

Independent, award-winning PR agency named one of Best Agencies to Work For by Holmes Report and one of best places to work in New York City three years in a row by Crain’s NY Business. Clients: professional services, finance/banking, healthcare/education, consumer and technology. Bachelor’s degree with minimum four years of experience, agency preferred.

How to Apply

Queries, apply to alumna Meredith Topalanchik: recruiting@cooperkatz.com

Job posted August 8, 2017

Content Manager/Editor

Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh

Support Department of Bioengineering’s visibility and branding. Assist with web content, social media, copywriting, editing and external comm. HTML. Coordinate production of feature articles, news releases, digital signage, one-sheets, website content, videos, targeted events, social media campaigns, internal communications and more. Masters and two to three years of experience.

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Job posted August 8, 2017

Page Designer / Copy Editor

Altoona Mirror (Altoona, Pa.)

The Altoona Mirror, Central Pennsylvania's biggest daily newspaper (30,000 Sunday, 22,000 daily), is seeking a page designer/copy editor for its night desk. Candidate should be proficient in Quark or Indesign, headline writing, copy editing and AP style. Video experience a plus. The shift is generally 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. Benefits package, including vacation, included.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should contact Kate Morris at kmorris@altoonamirror.com

Job posted August 1, 2017

Multimedia Journalist

WUVP 65 (Vineland, N.J.)

WUVP 65 a Univision Television Group station is currently accepting resumes for a multimedia video journalist position within Noticias Univision 65 division based in Vineland, NJ.

The MMVJ is responsible for the development and production of content for our early and late newscasts. Content is centered on news that informs, educates, empowers and entertains the Tri-State Area. He or she will need to be well versed for storytelling and be able to maximize the usage of multimedia resources too.

This position requires fine writing and video recording & editing skills, as well as a strong journalistic instinct with an eye for stories, people and trends creating a buzz in the community.

Candidates should be creative thinkers able to conceptualize interactive projects for broadcast and online components for our news digital promotion.

Responsibilities include:

  • Reporting, shooting and editing video news stories and producing content for use in multiple outlets
  • Candidate will write and post across various platforms including updating web site and mobile products
  • The right candidate must know social media, do walk-and-talk live shots and be able to grab viewers with sights and sounds
  • Gather information, conduct interviews, shoot video, produce, report and edit assigned stories daily
  • Post video, pictures and stories to Website, Facebook, Radio and other social media outlets
  • Maintain strong familiarity with local, national and international news and issues of the day
  • Establish and maintain news contacts in the community
  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a manner that works well with co-workers, supervisors and the community at large
  • Other duties as deemed necessary


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum 1 year newsroom experience required; or equivalent combination of education and experience


EDUCATION:

  • BA degree in communication, journalism, television broadcasting or equivalent preferred


BASIC SKILLS:

  • Must be fluent in English and Spanish, with superior written/spoken Spanish language skills
  • Must be able to operate newsroom computer systems and applications (both hardware/software)
  • Knowledge of iNews required; Adobe Premiere preferred
  • High ethical and journalistic standards are required
  • Candidate must have functional to advanced knowledge in the use of field cameras, gear and editing systems
  • Candidate must be able to make sound decisions while working under extreme deadlines and must have the ability to follow directions and incorporate constructive

How to Apply

Please send cover letter and resume to the contact information below:
Email: wuvp65_jobs@univision.net
Regular Mail:  4449 N Delsea Drive, Newfield, NJ 08344
Fax: 856-690-3558

Job posted August 1, 2017

Recruitment Consultant

Page Group (New York City)

Manage a portfolio of candidates & clients, both existing & new; build close partnerships w/ clients; manage process from interview through offer stage. Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college, 1-5 yrs. exp. in recruitment, sales, business dev. or account mgmt.

How to Apply

Contact Brielle Adler (’14 PSU), manager, sales & marketing: badler@michaelpage.us.com

Job posted July 31, 2017

Staff Rporter

Bustle.com (Washington, D.C.)

Seeking a FT intrepid reporter who wants to go beyond blogging & break news in Washington D.C. Report on current events that millennials care about. Report how the Trump administration influences young women in particular, depending on their race, region, socioeconomic status, faith, sexual orientation, etc. File at least 2 reported pieces of 600 words/day. 2-5 yrs. exp. in journ., working for a news site.

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Job posted July 31, 2017

Staff Writer

babe (New York City)

Babe is hiring a Staff Writer to join its office in Williamsburg, Brooklyn in August.

We are looking for a brilliant, voice-driven writer who can turn their hand to news, features, takes and interviews for our fast-growing audience of 5 million young women. They will have a flair for coming up with highly original ideas, a distinctive writing style and will share babe’s bold, direct editorial philosophy. The candidate will join babe’s small founding team of writers and become an integral part of its exciting development as a new kind of women’s site. They will write stories for babe which will be read across the world, conduct interviews for the site, and play a bit part in its direction.

Responsibilities
Working alongside 15 other people - including 7 babe staff - at our office in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, you will be responsible for:

  • Pitching and writing voice-driven stories - news, features and takes - which will make our audience laugh / cry / share
  • Developing babe’s brand as an innovative and distinctive women’s site by writing stories that get quoted and noticed
  • Growing babe’s audience by regularly publishing stories which share strongly among our core audience and beyond
  • Conducting and writing interviews with public figures and news-worthy individuals for stories and video
  • Assisting other members of the babe team with their roles, including video writing, community editing and social

Requirements
A successful candidate will have:

  • An undergraduate degree, and the right to work in the US
  • An exceptional mind for story ideas and creative angles
  • An impressive understanding of what works in the digital media, and babe’s distinctive voice and place
  • A history of publishing stories that we would put on babe, and stories that have shared strongly on social 
  • A strong track record of working well with a team and showing personal initiative
  • The ability to turn around clean copy and original headlines fast
  • An instinctive understanding of girls aged 18-24 in the US and their interests, language, culture and concerns

Benefits

  • 20 vacation days per year (plus federal holidays)
  • Breakfast provided in the office
  • Employer-paid health insurance
  • Salary dependent on experience

About us 
Babe was founded in May 2016 by editors in their early twenties in New York. Since then it has become one of the fastest growing women’s sites on the internet, reaching 5 million monthly uniques, almost a million fans on Facebook and 500 million video views to date.

Our story about sexism at the Olympics got more more engagements than any story on the New York Times or BuzzFeed in August 2016, and more than 2 million people read it. Our original video series ‘Is It Just Me?’ has been viewed more than 60 million times, and is launching its new season this month.

Babe is published by Tab Media, founded by three students at Cambridge University in 2009. From the beginning, exclusive stories from The Tab’s campus reporters have been syndicated by the biggest newspapers and TV channels on the planet. Now babepublishes original video series and stories which reach millions of young women.

We have 40 staff working in our offices, where editors, developers, creatives and salespeople are building a new way to publish stories people care about. Some of our employees own share options in the company as a reward  for their outstanding contribution. Read more about us here.

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How to Apply

To apply, email Tab Media Editor-in-chief Joshi Herrmann (joshi@thetab.com) and babe Editor Eleni Mitzali (eleni@babe.net) with your résumé and the following:

  • Three links to stories you have written which you would publish on babe
  • Three babe stories you would pitch in conference today, with headlines and intros
  • 100 words describing something babe should be doing better
  • 200 words explaining why your experience and skills make you suitable for this role

Job posted July 25, 2017

Multimedia Producer

WPXI-TV (Pittsburgh)

Description
Producer, writer and creator of original content for WPXI.com and Channel 11’s social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.  Employee will work with the Promotions and Sales Departments to create original content across these platforms. Employee will cover local events in collaboration with the Sales Department and its clients, which will require operating video and digital cameras, conducting interviews, editing video and photos, and in some cases appearing on camera.  Employee must be a self-starter, confident, and have strong time management, organization, collaboration and people skills.

Job Duties

  • Shoot and edit video
  • Post visual (photo and video) content on social media and WPXI.com
  • Track content performance to maximize traffic potential
  • Act as on camera talent for digital media
  • Use time effectively and efficiently
  • Handle assigned tasks with minimal supervision
  • Stay up-to-date on news and emerging trends
  • Keep up with technology trends in producing and gathering visuals
  • Collaborate effectively with others
  • Represent the station professionally and responsibly at community and client events
  • Handle other assignments as needed, showing flexibility and adaptability
  • Must have reliable vehicle and valid driver’s license to get to and from work and assignments
  • Displays solid news judgment and the photographic/multimedia skills to get the fastest and most compelling visuals for digital audience
  • Monitor digital metrics to keep abreast of audience interests and drive traffic
  • Able to quickly learn new digital technology to create and publish content
  • Develops and provides web-based multimedia content
  • Consistently initiates and executes new ideas to drive traffic and engagement

Qualifications
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Communication, Marketing, Journalism, or similar field preferred

Years and Type of Experience: 2 years’ experience in video production, reporting or on-camera hosting and/or marketing, or Bachelor’s degree with 2 years media internships specializing in video/multimedia production and marketing

Additional Requirements: Proficient in Avid Newscutter, Adobe Premier and Adobe Photoshop preferred; Social Media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, etc. DSLR and video camera experience.

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Submitted by Jessica Fera ('06)

Job posted July 25, 2017

Sales and Marketing

Promotional Marketing Inc. (Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania)

Firm established in 1987 seeking salespeople, entry level to experienced promo products sales executives, to develop new accounts.

How to Apply

Resume to info@ promotionalmarket.com

Job posted July 24, 2017

Social Media Manager

fuboTV (New York City)

Video streaming startup (backed by some of the world's largest media companies), focused on sports programming w/ offerings such as CBS, NBC, Fox.

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Job posted July 24, 2017

Associate Account Strategist

Google Marketing Solutions (Ann Arbor, Michigan)

Miinimum requirement of 6 months of post-college experience in sales, account management, customer support, marketing or consulting. Great for Spring '16 or Fall '16 grads. 

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Job posted July 24, 2017

Recruitment Consultant

Michael Page (New York City)

Job Description
Our growing company has a fantastic opportunity available for you in our New York City office! As a Recruitment
Consultant you will:

  • Manage your own portfolio of candidates and clients, both existing and new
  • Build close partnerships with clients and help their business grow by developing and delivering the best
  • solutions for attracting candidates
  • Offer resume, interview and general career advice to candidates
  • Manage the process from interview through offer stage
  • Network to build business information that be converted into commercial opportunities

Candidate’s Profile
A successful Recruitment Consultant will have:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college
  • 1-5 years of experience in recruitment, sales, business development or account management
  • Interest or experience in a fast-paced, sales oriented environment
  • A self-starter with the desire to build a career
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly organized with a strong sense of urgency and can-do attitude

What’s on Offer
Career Development:

  • Robust Training Program starting from your first day
  • Clear Career Development Journey and promotion targets that are set out for you from day one
  • Ongoing professional coaching and development
  • National & International career opportunities

Competitive Salary & Benefits:

  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Performance Based Bonuses
  • Medical / dental / vision coverage
  • Discounted Gym Memberships
  • Employee Referral & Sales Incentives
  • 20 Days Annual Vacation
  • 11 Paid Holidays
  • 401K Savings Plan with company match
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Apple Products

Fun Perks:

  • Quarterly High Flyer Trips for our Top Performers
  • Regular Team Building Outings
  • Happy Hours & Social Events
  • End of Month Champagne Awards
  • Charitable Events & Fundraisers
  • Breakfast provided on Mondays
  • Complimentary Water & Soft Drinks
  • Summer Fridays’ Incentives

About the Page Group

Ranked one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in 2015
Do you want a career where you make a lasting impact with a global company? Where your passions and entrepreneurial mindset are fostered through world-class training and professional development? Where you are
surrounded by some of the most inspiring recruiters in NYC? Then PageGroup is the place for you.

At PageGroup, we have five values that have always contributed to our success; take pride, be passionate, never give up, work as a team and make it fun. Our values are reflected in everything we do, it’s what sets us apart.
Plus, we have some of the best rewards in the industry, including uncapped quarterly bonuses for both individual and team success, and once in a lifetime VIP trips around the world every quarter.

Our emphasis on career growth starts with our world-class training, which spans across your entire career trajectory. In fact, 48% of our U.S. staff were promoted last year. We are invested in your professional development.

How to Apply

Send resume to badler@michaelpage.us.com

Submitted by Brielle Adler ('14)

Job posted July 24, 2017