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Thursday, 20 November 2014 17:54

Manager, Foundation and Community Development

WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION

WNED|WBFO                     Buffalo / Toronto

WNED|WBFO is currently accepting applications for the position of Manager, Foundation and Community Development.  The job description is shown below.  Interested applicants may submit cover letter & resume to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. OR mail to: WNED|WBFO HR Dept., 140 Lower Terrace, Buffalo, NY 14202.  WNED|WBFO is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity.

Position Title:   Manager, Foundation and Community Development

Department:      Foundation and Community Development

Reports to:         Director, Foundation and Community Development       

Status:                  Full-Time, Exempt

Position Summary

 

Provide high-level administrative support to the Director, Foundation and Community Development and, as needed, to the President and CEO.   In cooperation with the Executive Assistant to the President and CEO, perform various internal functions important to the operation of the department and well-being of the organization.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Foundation & Community Development

  • In cooperation with the Director, Foundation and Community Development, engage in foundation prospect identification on behalf of WNED|WBFO productions. Craft Letters of Inquiry and submit full proposals according to funder specifications. Provide ongoing stewardship of funders, including follow-up reporting, Proof of Performance, and on-air and off-air recognition in cooperation with the Director, Foundation and Community Development. Maintain detailed records of all donor communication and information.
  • Serve as a member of the Capital Campaign Committee. Prepare donor ask materials, serve as staff contact for specific donors, and provide stewardship of donors in cooperation with the capital campaign team.
  • Attend President’s Staff and/or other meetings as department representative if needed.
  • Serve as member of the Annual Report team.

Other

  • Review grant-related materials provided by other departments to ensure conformance with funder parameters.
  • Maintain and update any and all WNYPBA Board materials as needed, including orientation handbook, rosters
  • Such other duties and special projects as may be assigned by the Dir., Foundation & Community Development and President/CEO.

Qualifications and Education Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in English or Communications preferred
  • Proven grant writing, fundraising, and community relations experience
  • Project budget experience preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, verbal, research, communication skills required
  • Excellent computer skills: PC literate, proficient with Word, Excel
  • Task-oriented and highly organized with the ability to prioritize effectively while continuing to work on multiple tasks with a minimum of direct supervision
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Wednesday, 19 November 2014 16:06

Great Performances: Cats

Monday, Nov. 24 at 8 p.m.

Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical reigned over an 18-year Broadway run and unending touring productions that continue to travel the globe. Based on T.S. Eliot's Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, Webber's hit-filled stage version boasts musical highlights aplenty, including Elaine Paige's return to her original role as Grizabella, the faded "glamour cat" singing the show-stopping ballad "Memory."

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Tuesday, 04 November 2014 15:20

Agatha Christie's Poirot-The Final Season

Elephants Can Remember

Saturday, Nov. 8 at 9 p.m.

While Poirot investigates a famed psychiatrist's murder, crime novelist Ariadne Oliver looks into a couple's mysterious death. The story began 13 years ago, on a cliff top in Eastbourne. Gradually Poirot pieces together the puzzle, and realizes that only when examined together will these two cases reveal the truths which everyone has been seeking - who was murderer 13 years ago, and who is killing again..?

 

The Labours of Hercules

Saturday, Nov. 15 at 9 p.m.

Poirot journeys to the Swiss Alps to lay a trap for an infamous art thief. Desperate to catch infamous art thief Marrascaud, the Metropolitan Police build what they imagine is a perfect trap.  

 

Curtain: Poirot's Last Case

Saturday, Nov. 22 at 9:30 p.m. 

After returning to Styles with Hastings, Poirot confronts a killer and his own conscience as he tries to stop a series of murders. Confined to a wheelchair and crippled with arthritis, the now elderly Hercule Poirot is reunited with his old companion Captain Hastings - back where it all began.  

 

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Monday, 03 November 2014 17:33

Digital Media Arts Manager

WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION

WNED/WBFO           Buffalo/Toronto

WNED|WBFO is currently accepting applications for the position of Digital Media Arts Manager. The job description is shown below. Interested applicants may submit cover letter & resume to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. OR mail to: WNED|WBFO HR Dept., 140 Lower Terrace, Buffalo, NY 14202. WNED|WBFO is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity.

 Position Title:                   Digital Media Arts Manager

Department:                      Corporate Communications

Reports To:                        Director of Corporate Communications

Classification:                    Full-Time, Exempt

Date:                                    November 2014

Position Summary:

Designs interactive company publications, digital graphics and TV stills. Works with Corporate Communications team on the development of WNED|WBFO Magazine. Researches new media initiatives and training opportunities.

Responsibilities Include:                                                                                                                            

  • Works with the Corporate Communications team to create and produce WNED|WBFO Magazine.
  • Create interactive digital graphics for social media sites, e-blasts, TV stills and online display advertising (for wned.org, wbfo.org and outside websites).
  • Serve on the Annual Report committee to create an all-digital, interactive publication.
  • Research new media initiatives and coordinate department and/or company training opportunities. Also, keep up on the latest trends/software for interactive graphic design.
  • Design print and other material, as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Education Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design
  • Strong knowledge of digital media, digital publishing or interactive graphic design
  • 3 – 5 years’ experience is preferred, ideally in media and/or non-profit setting.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud software & interactive products / Microsoft Office Suite required.
  • Strong writing, grammar and spelling skills essential.
  • Strong verbal communication skills necessary.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail are a must.
  • Must have the ability to work under constant deadlines and strong organizational skills.
  • Must be a team player with a positive attitude.
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