Transmission Operator

Next Media

We Inform To Transform

Overview

Ensure continuity of on-air schedules in a dynamic environment. Maintain and manipulate required on air playlists, execute program/ commercial/ marketing changes.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure continuity of on-air schedules in a dynamic environment

Maintain and manipulate required on-air playlists, execute program/ commercial/ marketing changes

  • Support live-event and off-air workflows, send logs for reconciliation, and troubleshoot channel playout issues
  • Manage commercial integration, including rolling commercial breaks, during taped and live programming.
  • Monitor and maintain the continuity and availability for channel streams in the MCR.
  • Ensure continuity of programming by confirming that every piece of material is accounted for and ready for on-air playout.

Competencies

  • University Degree required or equivalent experience in lieu of degree.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Basic comprehension of analog, SDI, and HD signals as well as the ability to utilize the appropriate test equipment for circuit analysis.
  • Outstanding attention to detail and ability to work quickly and efficiently in a fast-paced, ever- changing and challenging environment.
  • A can-do attitude and mentality that adopts a positive and motivational approach to engender a culture of professional behavior.
  • Well versed in Ethernet routing and protocols.
  • Proficient with PC systems, Excel, Word and experience.
  • Must be very organized, possess strong problem-solving skills and ability to multi-task.
  • Flexible and prepared to learn new skills, embrace and nurture a culture of change and positive attitude.
  • Ability to work shifts that will include nights, weekends and holiday.

 

 

To apply for this job email your details to people@nextmedia.co.ug