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Part Time WEB PRODUCER / NEWS WRITER-KTVT (itjobcafe)
Austin, TX -- Part-time WEB PRODUCER / NEWS WRITER-KTVT REF: 31938 CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Tv Stations JOB CATEGORY: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time JOB LOCATION: Ft. Worth, TX ABOUT US: CBS Tv Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including sixteen that are part of the CBS Tv Network, 8 affiliates of The CW Network, 3 independent stations and 2 MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV's satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).

News and Trends Writer, Health and Fitness (The Resumator)
Austin, TX -- About Fitt: Fitt is a community-driven media platform and localized marketplace where people discover, share, and sign up for health and fitness activities. We’re creating the daily homepage of local fitness communities for people passionate about living an active lifestyle. With more than 25 city-specific sites, we obsessively cover what’s happening in boutique fitness, fit and active events, and healthy (and healthy-ish) eateries. In each Fitt city, local contributors act as our eyes, ears, and ambassadors on the ground. This growing network of reporters provides comprehensive coverage of their city’s local fitness scene. About You: Reporter, editor, contributor, or writer — call it what you will, we’re seeking a highly motivated and tremendously talented content creator to join the Fitt team. Working directly with our in-house editorial team, you’ll join Fitt’s expansive contributor network providing comprehensive coverage of their local health and fitness community.

Senior Copy Writer Job (The Job Spider)
Austin, TX -- SUMMARY: The Senior Copy Writer is our resident expert on the brand voice and architecture, ensuring that consistent and high quality print and digital communications advance our business and brand strategy. The Senior Copy Writer is responsible for concepting, writing, editing and proofreading B2B and B2C marketing content across the client's and its corporate benefits, insurance and wealth management business lines. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. • Copy writing for internal and external client's initiatives, developing a broad range of effective print, digital and social media collateral and communications, including, but not limited to, brochures, white papers, articles, blogs, advertisements, video scripts, emails, direct mail, corporate communications, web sitecontent, memos, slide decks, conference materials and sales sheets.

Senior Editor - HR Content - Bersin (Adzuna)
Austin, TX -- Senior Editor - HR Content - Bersin Work you'll do The Editor - HR Content is responsible for developing the content assets that deliver Bersin insights to our members. They work together with Content Strategists, along with the Research Ideation and Research Execution teams to oversee the execution of content deliverables from contract resources who will produce articles, blog posts, infographics, podcasts, and video, as well as occasionally creating content themselves. They also oversee the curation of relevant content assets from Deloitte eminence and from collaborations with external thought leaders. Responsibilities: Work with Content Strategists in regular brainstorming sessions to determine what new content assets are needed. Support Content Strategists in developing content for new assets (e.g., managing writers, graphic designers, video producers, studio resources), as well as manage some projects on independently. Manage review process with key stakeholders to ensure accuracy and consistency.

Sr. Editor - HR Content - Bersin - USDC (Adzuna)
Austin, TX -- Sr. Editor - HR Content - Bersin Work you'll do The Sr. Editor - HR Content is responsible for developing the content assets that deliver Bersin insights to our members. They work closely with Content Strategists, along with the Research Ideation and Research Execution teams to oversee the execution of content deliverables from contract resources who will produce articles, blog posts, infographics, podcasts, and video, as well as occasionally creating content themselves. They also oversee the curation of relevant content assets from Deloitte eminence and from collaborations with external thought leaders. Based out of our US Delivery Centers in Orlando Florida, Mechanicsburg Pennsylvania or Gilbert Arizona, you will work with the Deloitte Consulting organization to design, develop and build solutions to help clients reimagine, reshape and rewire the competitive fabric of entire industries. If not local to 1 of these locations, we can help by providing relocation benefits depending on how far you are moving.

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Jr. Editor (The Resumator)
Austin, TX -- theCHIVE is searching for a hardworking, creative, and innovative web editor to create content for probably the best site on the internet. Candidates should be able to sift through the web and create the best potentially viral content. Not only should you be able to find the trending and viral content on the interwebs, you must be creative enough to create original content as well. Job summary: Create daily content. Maintain a sense of what’s cool, sexy, funny, interesting, and most importantly, in theCHIVE’s voice. Be familiar with basic copyright law and able to create content safely within its bounds. Qualifications: Degree from a four year university. Background with WordPress (or similar CMS) and Photoshop. Detail Oriented. Background in writing. Living in Austin,TX. Staying on the trending pulse of the internet. Compensation and Benefits: Competitive pay. 401(k) with a company match plan (after six months with the company). Open vacation policy.

SOP Document Writer (The Resumator)
Austin, TX -- Job summary: We’re looking for a SOP Documentation Specialist/Technical Writer to join the 4 Hands Operations Team. The successful applicant will possess technical writing background and the expertise to build relationships and work efficiently at all levels of an organization. This team player will be responsible for the creation, distribution and delivery of procedural related documentation. Main responsibilities: Develop and maintain product user manuals, quick start guides, and Standing Operating Procedures for our warehouse Engage with teammates at all levels of the organization Keep track of documentation through the entire development process while adhering to strict timelines Requirements: 2+ years of background with product documentation and procedures Strong attention to detail and management skills Effective communications skills, both verbal and written Advanced skills in Ms office (Microsoft word, Ms excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

Staff Writer/Editor Job (The Job Spider)
Austin, TX -- and copy editor to join its MarCom team. Requires a journalism, communications, or related degree

Assignment Editor (9954) Job (The Job Spider)
Pflugerville, TX -- Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified tv broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more tv stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team! CBS Austin/Telemundo Austin is seeking an aggressive, energetic, and creative full time Assignment Editor.

News Assignment Editor (7479) Job (The Job Spider)
Pflugerville, TX -- Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified tv broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more tv stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

News Assignment Editor (6082) Job (The Job Spider)
Pflugerville, TX -- Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified tv broadcasting company in the country today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!] KEYE-TV/Telemundo Austin is seeking an aggressive, creative and experienced full time Assignment Editor.

Editor, Media Ingest (Dealslister)
Austin, TX -- SUMMARY Ingest media, route video sources, record production elements, and edit media. Employee directly works with inbound and outbound transmission paths for multiple markets through this area of production. This is a full time, benefited position. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Ingest Prioritize media based on immediate needs. Tune in satellite and microwave feeds. Select proper method of ingest of all feeds. Ingest and modify elements direct for production. Media Editing Edits video in both linear and non- linear formats. Ensure accuracy of media labeling. Completes dubs as requested by viewers. Details Management Ensure accuracy of media labeling. Notify of status of media. Ensure data attached to media is complete. Content Management Deletes and retains content upon instruction. Saves all appropriate media into archive system upon instruction. Coordination Works directly with Media Coordinator and Operations Manager for planning and implementation of projects.

Commercial Bid Writer (Infrastructure) - Austin, TX (Dealslister)
Austin, TX -- Ferrovial Services North America is a leading company providing Oil & Gas and Infrastructure solutions across the United States and Canada. Its portfolio includes 35 outstanding contracts, such as Port Miami Tunnel and maintenance of the Chevron refineries in California. With more than 1,500 employees and a presence in fourteen states, Ferrovial Services North America, generates true value and growth for its clients while maintaining a strong commitment to safety and social responsibility. Currently, Broadspectrum North America is rebranding to Ferrovial Services North America; both names may be visible during our rebranding process. Title: Commercial Bid Writer Department: Infrastructure (FS North America) Location: Austin TX Number of vacancies: one Reports to: Commercial Director Job Mission: This is a broad role with significant customer focus that will include overall coordination of our marketing, business development and sales initiatives.

Commercial Bid Writer (Infrastructure) - Austin, TX (ListedBuy)
Austin, TX -- Ferrovial Services North America is a leading company providing Oil & Gas and Infrastructure solutions across the United States and Canada. Its portfolio includes 35 outstanding contracts, such as Port Miami Tunnel and maintenance of the Chevron refineries in California. With more than 1,500 employees and a presence in fourteen states, Ferrovial Services North America, generates true value and growth for its clients while maintaining a strong commitment to safety and social responsibility. Currently, Broadspectrum North America is rebranding to Ferrovial Services North America; both names may be visible during our rebranding process. Title: Commercial Bid Writer Department: Infrastructure (FS North America) Location: Austin TX Number of vacancies: one Reports to: Commercial Director Job Mission: This is a broad role with significant customer focus that will include overall coordination of our marketing, business development and sales initiatives.

Content Writer/Editor-Temp (Dealslister)
Austin, TX -- D.R. Horton, Inc., the largest homebuilder in the U.S., was founded in 1978 and is a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. It is engaged in the construction and sale of high-quality homes designed principally for the entry-level and 1st time move-up markets. The Company also provides mortgage financing and title services for homebuyers through its mortgage and title subsidiaries. Please visit our web siteat www.drhorton.com for more details. D.R. Horton, Inc. is currently looking for a Content Writer/Editor for their Marketing Department. The right applicant will Report to the Assistant Marketing Manager, the Content Writer/Editor is responsible for the creation, delivery and review of marketing-related content to support the corporate marketing department and the marketing activities of the various mortgage branches of the company. Using discretion when working with confidential details concerning the company, executive management and employees is a must.

Multimedia Video Journalist (Dealslister)
Austin, TX -- REQUISITION ID req2231 POSTING DATE 2/21/2018 POSITION TITLE Multimedia Video Journalist LOCATION Austin, TX BUSINESS UNIT Local Media JOB DETAILS Job Number:KAKW2018-1 MMVJ KAKW TV 62, a Univision Tv Group station, is currently accepting resumes for a Multi Media Video Journalist position within Noticias Univision 62 division based in Austin, Texas. The MMVJ is responsible for the development and production of content for our early and late newscasts. Content is centered on news that informs, educates, empowers and entertains the Central Texas Region. The person hired will need to be well versed in storytelling and be able to maximize the usage of multimedia resources too. This position necessitates fine writing and video recording & editing skills, as well as a strong journalistic instinct with an eye for stories, people and trends creating a buzz in the community.

UX Writer/Content Designer (Dealslister)
Austin, TX -- About Us: HomeAway, based in Austin, Texas, is the world leader in vacation rentals with more than two million unique places to stay in 190 countries, and is a part of the Expedia, Inc. family of brands. HomeAway offers an extensive selection of vacation rental homes that provide travelers with memorable experiences and benefits, especially more room to relax, for less than the cost of traditional hotel accommodations. The company also makes it easy for vacation rental owners and property managers to advertise their properties and manage bookings on-line. Opportunity: You're not just a UX copywriter, although you can write a mean UI flow. You're also a product storyteller, a voice-and-tone virtuoso, and a content-focused systems thinker who can jump into a UX team and iterate – and then do it again as you test, learn, and get customer feedback. If this sounds remotely close to how you'd like to work, then we'd love to find you a home at HomeAway.

Senior Content Lead / Editor (Dealslister)
Austin, TX -- If you are passionate about marketplaces, outdoors, RV travel, brand building, and all forms of content - we would love to meet you. This full time role is based in Austin, Texas and reports directly to the CMO. Outdoorsy is world's one marketplace for recreational vehicles connecting passionate RV owners with qualified renters and making it easy and safe for them to transact. Were disrupting the RV market by removing all the friction and complexity from the current user background. Working on our team means you can count on being challenged. Youll be inspired. And youll be proud. Because whatever your job is here, youll be part of something big. Responsibilities: Working alongside the marketing team to conceptualize, storyboard, and present topics that align with our goals for branding, thought leadership, and product marketing.

Multimedia Journalist (11486) Job (The Job Spider)
Pflugerville, TX -- Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified tv broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more tv stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team! CBS AUSTIN has an exciting opportunity for a Multimedia Journalist (MMJ).

Research Writer (Dealslister)
Austin, TX -- Position description Wonder is an on-demand research network where bright minds like you can earn a substantial flexible income while exploring intriguing and intellectually stimulating topics. With Wonder, you can earn while you learn. It's simple. Do research. Get paid. The research you’ll do serves as the bedrock for strategies and initiatives by our clients, who include top tier consulting firms, VCs, Fortune 500s, and international marketing agencies. As a Wonder Analyst, you’ll choose where and when you want to work, learn about new topics, and develop useful professional skills. Best of all, you’ll get paid for each research request you complete A Few Sample Projects What’s the expected ROI on Ethereum (cryptocurrency) mining, and what’s the best way to get started? Please provide the psychographic profile of an author publishing their 1st book.

Researcher/Curriculum Writer (Dealslister)
Austin, TX -- Job summary Essential Duties & Responsibilities We’re looking for a dynamic team player to handle research and writing tasks for our company. A variety of skills are essential for success including great attention to detail and desire to discover facts. We need someone who is driven by results and enjoys collaborating on projects. You’ll be required to handle research for presentations, investment opportunities, future publications and books. A successful applicant will be able to handle all aspects of research and writing, and have the expertise to see projects to completion. This applicant MUST be curious and creative. Other duties include: Content Creation Article Writing Interview Ghost Writing Statistical Analysis Qualifications: Excellent management skills & detail oriented Proficient in Internet, email, Ms office, Google Docs, etc.

VR Transcription Editor (getitllc)
Round Rock, TX -- Background Level: two years of background. Location of position: United States: Nationwide position At Home or Company: At Company Part time or fulltime: Part Time Employee Type: Independent Contractor Type of Transcription: Clinic Transcription Specialty: Any Specialty Position overview: ABSOLUTELY NO OVERSEAS CANDIDATES. THESE ARE INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR POSITIONS FOR IMMEDIATE START. We are needing experienced VR editors. If you are an experienced, MT and in the US, we have long-term work, starting immediately. WE ARE CURRENTLY HIRING FOR WEEKEND AND HOLIDAY POSITIONS. There is also more work, if you want it, both daily and evenings, but primary hours MUST be weekends and holidays. You must go through a hardware virus scan control, 7-hour training and a quality practicum before we will contract with you. This position pays $11.00 an hour calculated on actual edit time. Pay is direct deposited on a bi-weekly basis. DIRECTIONS FOR APPLYING 1. Include your VR platform background 2.

Proposal Writer (Dealslister)
Austin, TX -- A Day in The Life As Proposal Writer, you will own the proposal development process from beginning to end. You will write and prepare multiple proposals, coordinate logistics and work on internal projects. By collaborating with stakeholders and managing operational projects, your work ensures alignment with the company's strategic plan and improves business processes. Proposal Development Generate scope, approach, assumptions, and deliverables language Coordinate meetings and facilitate communication regarding proposal development activities Works with stakeholders to identify, document, and validate engagement scope and approach language; as well as, quality and level of effort/costs required Identify appropriate pricing Ensure that proposal development processes meet defined and approved SLAs Evaluate and improve proposal development processes Develop and maintain templates Ensure documents and proposals use proper and consistent language for grammar

Technical Editor (Dealslister)
Austin, TX -- Renesas Electronics America Inc. is a leading provider of innovative power management and precision analog solutions. The company's products form the building blocks of increasingly intelligent, mobile and power hungry electronics, enabling advances in power management to improve efficiency and extend battery life. With a deep portfolio of intellectual property and a rich history of design and process innovation, Renesas is the trusted partner to leading companies in some of the world's largest markets, including industrial and infrastructure, mobile computing, automotive and aerospace. For more details about Renesas or to find out how to become a member of our winning team, visit our careers page on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/company/intersil/careers?trktop_nav_careers As a technical editor on the documentation team, you'll be responsible for the desktop publishing, editing and maintenance of high quality hardware and software documentation that offers a consistent user background



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Austin is the capital of Texas, a state of the United States of America. With a 2000 population of 656,562 and a metro population of over 1 million people, Austin is the fourth largest city in Texas (behind Houston, Dallas, and San Antonio), and the 16th largest in the U.S. It is the county seat of Travis County.

Austin is located in Central Texas. It was first named Waterloo but was renamed in honor of Stephen F. Austin. Its original name is referenced in establishments such as Waterloo Ice House and Waterloo Records.

Austin is also the home of the University of Texas at Austin, the "flagship campus" of The University of Texas System. Like Madison, Wisconsin, Austin has been a heady mix of educators and their students, politicians and lobbyists. It is also the self-proclaimed "live music capital of the world", with a vibrant live music scene centered around many clubs on 6th Street and a yearly music festival known as South by Southwest.

Austin's biggest employers include the State of Texas, The University of Texas at Austin, Dell Computers, Motorola, and IBM. The region is known as Silicon Hills. There has been a lot of rapid development with the construction driving the city towards the north and the south.

The University of Texas has an outstanding Radio, Television, and Film (RTF) department and, largely because of this, Austin has been the location of a number of movies, including Spy Kids, Dazed and Confused, Office Space and Slackers. Austin is home to several famous directors such as Robert Rodriguez. Austin hosts the annual Austin Film Festival as well as the South by Southwest Festival which draw films of many different types from all over the world.

Austin is situated on the Colorado River, with 3 lakes within the city limits: Town Lake, Lake Austin, and Lake Travis. The city is also situated on the Balcones Fault, which runs the same route as Interstate Highway 35, Austin's main north-south artery. The eastern part of the city is flat while the western part and western suburbs consist of beautiful rolling hills. These unfortunately make the city vulnerable to flash floods. To control run-off and generate hydroelectric power, Austin has a series of dams run by the Lower Colorado River Authority.

Politics: Austin is administered by a non-partisan council of seven members, each of them elected by the entire city, and by an elected mayor. Under a tradition known as the "gentleman's agreement" which has existed since the 1970s, one of the council seats is contested only by an African-American while another council seat is contested only by a Hispanic. Political parties are not a major influence on city politics, and the main political actors within Austin are interest groups like the pro-environmental Save Our Springs Alliance.

The political controversy that dominated the 1990s was the conflict between environmentalists strong in the city center and advocates of more urban growth who tend to live in the suburbs. This conflict has been less heated in the last several years as the idea of smart growth has become popular.

Austin is served by the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.

 

 


 
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