Posted on :
14 May, 2014
Relevant Degree or 3 year Tertiary Qualification in Media
Understanding and / or experience of any aspect of television (possibly a student production or similar)
A keen interest in Television
Computer Skills: Microsoft Office programmes (Word, Excel, Outlook and Power Point).
The Internship will provide an individual with the opportunity to train and work under the guidance of the On-Air Manager to execute the functions listed below:
Services and information that the individual must provide to external individuals or groups, to accomplish the organization’s mission and strategy.
Construction of a transmission log (presentation schedule) to ensure correct transmission of content across all channels e.g. programming, advertising, and various On-Air elements, sponsorships, branding and marketing material.
Produce a meticulously accurate, Transmission-ready detailed 24hour running-order Log for Play out by required daily deadline.
Construct and deliver fault free Transmission Logs for transmission, against strict deadlines, for all current and future M-Net channels.
Accurately capture the Programming and Movies from the Macro schedule (Synergy) to the Micro schedule across required channels.
Query anomalies to ensure accurate running order logs (schedules)
Create Formats, if required
Generate running order schedule and maintain on-air elements in the current operating system, Paradigm
Liaise with Internal departments EPG, Marketing, DStv Media Sales, Media Operations and Traffic on the status of the logs as per agreed standard operating procedure.
Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
Meticulous attention to detail
High level of accuracy
Concentration for extended periods of time
Effective Time Management
Good organization and administrative skills
Initiative and ability to take responsibility
Willingness and enthusiasm to learn is essential.
How To Apply
Closing Date: 19 May 2014