Editor / Videographer

Position Description:

To perform editing duties which include, but are not limited to, weekly segments, b-roll, promos, and distribution for a 40 episode television series. Also, to manage the online video library and tape archiving system and provide videography/photography services, as needed.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Production editor (handles editing needs related to production)

  • Edits segments, stings, bumpers and b-roll (AKA Playbacks) for Context episodes being recorded in studio, as assigned by Episode Producers

  • Videographer as needed (mostly weekly show viz, b-roll)

  • Responsible for sourcing out and acquiring b-roll (this may mean shooting or searching for internal stock, or external footage)

  • Works with Director to coordinate resources for on-going production (CBC & In-House)

  • Self-manages his/her time to meet weekly deadlines

  • Media / Archive management

  • When needed, shooting field interviews and/or b-roll and ensuring proper equipment is available

  • Oversee technical needs of the edit suite which includes managing serial numbers, backups, overall post-production strategy

  • Manage the video library

  • Upload weekly promos to Global and other stations

  • Edit promos, “sizzle” reels and various videos for fundraising

  • Responsible for digital episode distribution (formatting, encoding and uploading episode versions for TV and the web)

  • Oversee the transfer of media files

 

Qualifications:

  • Committed to Jesus Christ as Lord with a sense of call to ministry in media witness

  • Demonstrated commitment to the core values and mission of Media Voice Generation/Context with Lorna Dueck

  • Broadcast television diploma or degree with 5 years of experience working as an editor/videographer

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and meet tight deadlines

  • Ability to take direction while proactively ensuring weekly deadlines are met

  • Works well with others and be self-motivated

  • Able to work with shifting priorities

Please send your cover letter, resume and salary expectations to lmellon@contextwithlornadueck.com by September 26th, 2014.

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FUND DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

 

OBJECTIVE:

Working with the Revenue Director and the Fund Development team, you fulfill all administrative support functions in order to meet the revenue requirements of Context with Lorna Dueck. 

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

Significant job functions include:

     °  Management of Donor Database and Donor Files (paper and on server)

     °  Preparation of fundraising material and communications (print, electronic, mail)

     °  Administrative support to fundraising department

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS:

     °  Reports to Revenue Director

     °  Works with Fund Development team

     °  Cooperates with all staff

DIRECT REPORTS:

     °  Volunteers

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 1. Direct Mail and Newsletter: (30%)

     °  Manage all deadlines

     °  Pull names from database

     °  Delivery of all files (addresses, graphics and letter content) to mail depot

     °  Ensure written submissions from staff or others are received by deadlines

     °  Ensure adequate supplies to mail depot

     °  Manage budgets

     °  Track results (code replies, update database, post donations)

     °  Analysis and reporting of direct mail response based on selected criteria

2. Context Insider: (15%)

     °  Pull names from database

     °  Send content when given direction by Revenue Director

     °  Acknowledge all new and all exiting Insiders

     °  Track metrics of Insider communications

3. Silent Partner Database management: (20%)

     °  Process and post donations (including online donations)

     °  Reconcile monthly gifts with Controller

     °  Make bank deposits

     °  Update database with new/corrected information

     °  Create reports and ad hoc analysis as requested for Revenue Director

     °  Track lapsed monthly donors

4. Donor Acknowledgement: (10%)

     °  Create Thank You letters and/or cards, special occasion cards, get signatures and mail

     °  Source special gifts, as necessary

5. Product offers: (5%)

     °  Mail products on a weekly basis

     °  Update Silent Partner with new names

     °  Manage relationship and information exchange with Call Centre

6. Tax Receipting: (5%)

     °  Close the calendar year in Silent Partner software and make necessary updates.

     °  Execute the printing and mailing of year-end tax receipts

7. Donor Materials Preparation: (5%)

     °  Keep donor packages updated, and available in office

     °  Prepare special/additional packages for meetings or events, as necessary

8. Fundraising Events: (5%)

     °  Provide administrative support to Revenue Director on all events

     °  Participate in local fundraising events, as requested
 

9. Departmental Administrative Support: (5%)

     °  Secure travel arrangements for Revenue Director

     °  Manage all fundraising pages on corporate website

     °  Manage stationary inventory and re-order as necessary

10. Other Duties As Assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

     °  Committed to Jesus Christ as Lord with experience and understanding of Christian ministry.

     °  Demonstrated commitment to the core values and mission of Media Voice Generation/Context with Lorna Dueck,

         with a sense of calling to vocational ministry

     °  Able to prioritize tasks and work to deadlines, both long and short

     °  Excellent organizational skills

     °  Good verbal and written communication skills

     °  Strong statistical and analytical abilities

     °  Problem-solver and self-starter

     °  Advanced level computer skills including MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel),

     °  Donor Database Management an asset

     °  Strong internet research skills

     °  Tact and discretion

Please send your cover letter, CV and salary expectations to lmellon@contextwithlornadueck.com by October 3rd, 2014.

 

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNTIES

Are you interested in journalism, television, film, new media or Christian ministry? Are you passionate about communicating the Christian gospel? Do you want to enhance your resume with hands-on experience in a fast-paced, creative working environment?

Context with Lorna Dueck is always looking for volunteers to help with transcription, web site maintenance, mailings, event planning and more. Our ministry depends on the good will and participation of our friends and supporters. If you'd like to learn about the behind-the-scenes effort that goes into creating a national current affairs, Christian media ministry, consider becoming a volunteer.

For more information, contact Rachelle at: rachelle@contextwithlorna.com