Assistant Producer: Advances the mission of MPT to produce quality local programming and expand community outreach by assisting Series Producer in all aspects of production and post-production for the local series Artworks (up to 30 episodes/year)and Chesapeake Collectibles (13 episodes/year), as well as for specials such as the Baker Artist Awards and other projects as assigned.
This is a Special Appointment position, and serves at the pleasure of the Appointing Authority.
Assemble & edit shows to time, generate on-screen IDs (L3s) and Credits, prep for captioning
Coordinate acquisition of visual artists’ high resolution images, WAV files from musicians and literary texts from writers for local segments: POP-UPS, CLOSING MUSIC & WORDS
Creatively edit POP-UP, WORDS & MUSIC Sequences
Runs Teleprompter for studio host records and location shoots
Assists in creation of theme shows for fall premier of the next series
Baker Artist Awards: assists on location artist profile shoots, runs teleprompter on live to tape studio record
Chesapeake Collectibles 8
Assist producer on location during feature story shoots. Will co-produce at least 2 feature stories per year
Ongoing: Research archival stills for historic context of selected items
Creates, solicits and maintains Volunteer lists and staffing charts
Compiles and maintains accurate Special and Photo Submission lists
Compiles and organizes Admissions Lists for evaluation event
Provides essential production support at the weekend evaluation event
Edits audio stringouts of the ROV camera segments after the shoot event
Write & schedule weekly social media posts (tweets & Facebook) promoting shows and events
Updates series’ segment rundowns and participant lists
Notifies artists and participants of their airdates
Completes monthly metadata excel sheets, exports show stills, and writes thumbnail descriptions for posting the series online (Cove)
Assists in developing and expanding each series’ digital content: extended interviews, online galleries, etc.