Official Title: Director, Educational Telecommunications
Company: Western Kentucky University
Location: Bowling Green, Kentucky
Western Kentucky University (WKU) invites applicants for the position of Director of Educational Telecommunications. Reporting to the VP of Information Technology, the Director will be responsible for the vision, leadership, advocacy and overall general administration of WKU Public Media, a progressive, multi-platform media organization that includes WKU Public Radio, WKYU-PBS, professional video production services and two campus cable television services. The anticipated start date is September 1st, 2012.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Serve as General Manager of WKU Public Media. Serve as a representative within the campus community and the community at large.
Define the goals and objectives for all of the department’s functions and supervise a 36-member professional staff.
Provide leadership for major giving initiatives, cultivating relationships with individual donors and corporate supporters.
Oversee the planning, acquisition, maintenance, and replacement of the stations’ technologies, including new media.
Represent WKU Public Media interests with key state and national organizations and agencies such as the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), NPR, PRI, PBS, NETA, APT and other suppliers of programs and program materials.
Manage WKU Public Media’s financial needs, including monitoring the budget and projecting cash flow and capital expenditures.
Please reference requisition number S3267
For more information:https://acsapps.wku.edu/pls/prod/wku_hr_employment_app_pkg.app_track_pos_spec_pnf