Preservation Service Account Manager

Posted by Dale Fisher on

Company: Nine Network of Public Media
Location: St. Louis, MO
Position: Full Time
Reports to Vice President of Engineering and Operations

Job Description

St. Louis’ public television station is currently seeking a Preservation Service Account Manager with a strong understanding of audio and video preservation/digitization services. The purpose of this role is to establish client relationships for V9 Digital, the preservation and production service provider of the Nine Network of Public Media. The Preservation Service Account Manager will work closely with the Senior Technician to help prospective clients assess their preservation needs, perform requests for proposals, and provide quotes for prospective clients. Frequent travel to build client relationships is required.

Qualifications

  • Strong understanding of audio and video preservation/digitization services
  • Ability to assist clients in various media management needs
  • Understanding of the concept of legacy content
  • Understanding of the value proposition to clients of asset management, archival storage, and metadata creation
  • Ability to maintain strong client relationships and maintain strong, open communication
  • Knowledge of digital codecs and wrappers
  • Knowledge of the various types of tapes, film, and reel to reel within a client library
  • Competency performing RFP’s
  • Understanding of the government contract process
  • Understanding of a post-production process
  • Understanding of the film production process
  • Self-starter
  • Ability to travel to meet clients
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Preferred degree in media relations, media, or business
  • Work experience in media production and sales preferred

The Nine Network offers a competitive salary and benefits package. To apply, email resume to jobs@ketc.org. The Nine Network is an equal opportunity employer.