Operations Coordinator

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Operations Coordinator


What We’re About:
Montgomery Community Media is a non-profit media access organization serving Montgomery County, Md. We provide media training, access to video production equipment and facilities and guidance from media professionals to help county residents create and share the media content. Additionally, MCM provides media production services to other nonprofit organizations and county government agencies to meet their video production needs. MCM’s small staff of professional journalists cover hyper-local news providing residents with reliable, trustworthy local news and information about their communities. MCM maintains multiple platforms for sharing content including several access cable channels, www.mymcmedia.org and multiple social media platforms.

We are dedicated to hiring individuals who are driven to make an impact in our community and believe in our mission of providing media access to all county residents. We are committed to creating a workplace where we can grow and learn together with a diverse team of employees.

Why you should choose MCM!

  • Paid holidays
  • Excellent benefits
  • Collaborative and diverse staff
  • Culture of inclusion, innovation and teamwork
  • Flexible hours
  • Opportunity for growth and training

Operation Coordinator Wanted:
MCM is searching for a skilled IT and technology savvy individual to be responsible for providing technical and project management support to the Director of Operations by overseeing multiple network systems, including video management and storage technology.

Duties include:

  • Accountability for the smooth running of computers, servers, video management technology and their internal connectivity as well as between multiple locations.
  • Supervise the implementation and maintenance of our company’s computing needs, and software-based video production systems and storage
  • Working with production staff, assess functionality of video production equipment and materials, such as cameras, audio and lighting equipment
  • Design, develop, implement and coordinate systems to create efficient system functionality
  • Ensure security of data, network access and backup systems
  • Identify problematic areas and implement strategic solutions
  • Supervise vendors responsible for equipment maintenance and repairs
  • Utilize industry best practices, techniques, and standards
  • Other duties as assigned

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

  • 1-3 Years of IT or engineering experience in media production environment
  • Open to skill development and training
  • Knowledge of and preferred experience in the software integration process
  • General understanding of project management processes, strategies and methods
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills and experience establishing guidelines in these areas for others
  • Experience working in a highly collaborative environment and promoting a teamwork mentality
  • Ability to predict potential challenges and proactively seek solutions that head-off obstacles
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and communicate effectively with peers and managers

MCM provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, MCM complies with all applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.

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Job Details (for job postings)

Job Category: Technical (IT/Web)
Position Type: Full Time
Salary Range (annual): -
Experience: 2-5 Years
Education Level: -