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DIRECTOR OF SAFETY & SECURITY
EWTN

LOCATION: Irondale, AL

DESCRIPTION:

The Director of Safety and Security oversees the administration of the safety and security program for all domestic Network facilities and locations in order to provide a safe and secure work environment for all employees, guests, pilgrims, and visitors.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

• Lead Network safety and security efforts in planning, implementation, threat detection, risk mitigation, and response.
• Provide guidance to senior management in identifying and assessing strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, risks, vulnerabilities and threats that could affect network operations.
• Provide leadership and expertise on all areas of safety and security.
• With the VP of HR and CEO, develop plans for achieving strategic goals for the organization relative to safety and security.
• Create and oversee budget.
• Develop and administer safety and security compliance programs; provide continuous analysis, interpretation, resolution and implementation of programs.
• Interpret federal and state regulations concerning safety and security compliance programs; review proposed legislation and regulations and respond to agencies, federal, and other regulatory and accreditation entities; and update necessary policies.
• Benchmark with other organizations to utilize best practices and principles in the area of security and risk management.
• Foster relationships with Federal, State and Local agencies in the areas of emergency services, law enforcement, and regulatory/compliance while serving the needs of the Network.
• Oversee the investigation and correction of all security and safety issues.
• Manage safety and security investigations, compliance audits, and security inspections by government agencies.
• Work with Human Resources to administer OSHA reporting and compliance.
• Hire, train, evaluate and lead all security staff and organization personnel with security duties.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Minimum of 7 – 10+ years’ experience in law enforcement, military or security, with at least 5 years serving in a Manager or Director level role in an organization.
• Experience leading the development and implementation of plans for emergency response, safety and security.
• Demonstrated ability to effectively hire, motivate and lead a team.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as effective interpersonal skills.
• High level of professionalism, business acumen, & integrity; ability to exercise good judgement & discretion.
• Ability to work with the public effectively, tactfully and safely.
• Ability to maintain confidentiality around sensitive items and security issues.
• Practicing Catholic with knowledge of EWTN and its mission.
• Working knowledge of OSHA & NFPA codes and standards.

REQUIRED EDUCATION:

• Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, Risk Management, or other related field.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

We offer a comprehensive benefits package (medical, dental, FSA, vision, life insurance, short & long term disability, retirement savings plan with employer match, paid time off, and paid holidays).
 

Contact Information:

Résumés & cover letter including salary requirements should be e-mailed to: humanresources@ewtn.com
To learn more about EWTN and our mission, please visit our website at www.ewtn.com.

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER (News Nightly)
EWTN

LOCATION: Washington, DC

DESCRIPTION:
The Associate Producer will work with the Producer and the entire EWTN News Nightly editorial team to produce content with a strict deadline for a daily newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
• Produce segments on national/international news that help viewers to understand the day’s news from a Catholic perspective.
• Contribute to a lively, fast-paced newscast that includes news packages, voice overs, and discussion segments.
• Act as fill-in line producer when needed.
• Assist in writing scripts for newscast and TV news brief.
• Assist in producing Rome/Vatican content.
• Produce engaging content for broadcast and digital platforms.
• Work with editors to facilitate production.
• Watch and log video and sound for various events.
• Communicate with production crew about executing the newscast.
• Review and pull video for stories (packages and VOs) and monitor AP wires.
• Assist in content for social media.
• Visualize and order graphics.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in TV broadcast news, producing newscasts in medium or large markets.
• Possess solid news judgement and attention to detail and accuracy.
• Ability to visually and creatively tell a story and engage viewers using graphics and other elements.
• Experience utilizing broadcast software programs (i.e., iNews, AP ENPS).
• Excellent broadcast writing skills.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Collaborate easily within a team and also work well independently.
• Demonstrated knowledge of the Catholic Faith and EWTN’s mission.
• Ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends/nights when required.

REQUIRED EDUCATION:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Communications, or related field.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
We offer a comprehensive benefits package (medical, dental, FSA, vision, life insurance, short & long term disability, retirement savings plan with employer match, paid time off, and paid holidays).
 

Contact Information:

Résumés & cover letter including salary requirements should be e-mailed to: humanresources@ewtn.com
To learn more about EWTN and our mission, please visit our website at www.ewtn.com.

CORRESPONDENT (News Nightly)
EWTN

LOCATION: Washington, DC

DESCRIPTION:
The News Nightly Correspondent works with the Senior Producer and the entire team to gather, produce, and present daily news from a Catholic perspective.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
• Gather, produce, and present news packages, VOs, VOSOTs, demonstrating knowledge of current events and public policy from a Catholic perspective.
• Pitch original story ideas at daily editorial meetings that examine the intersection of Catholic Social Teaching and public policy.
• Develop sources and contacts in Washington, D.C. and around the country.
• Collaborate with the editorial and technical teams to provide all appropriate elements for stories (i.e. photos, videos, and graphics).
• Use various social media platforms.
• Stay up to date on current events through newspapers, websites, and Catholic publications.
• Multi-task and meet tight deadlines.
• Establish and maintain relationships within the community. This may include public appearances and covering events of relevance.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Minimum of 3 years’ broadcast news experience.
• Excellent news judgment.
• Strong journalistic skills and ability to follow standard journalistic practices, particularly accuracy, honesty and integrity.
• Applicable knowledge of multiplatform news gathering tools and resources, including social media (ability to engage audience on digital platforms in the public space).
• Practicing Catholic with demonstrated understanding of the Catholic faith and ability to apply to stories being covered.
• Strong on-air presentation - must be credible, personable and passionate.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills.
• Proven ability to perform well under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
• Ability to handle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously with proper attention to detail.
• Self-motivated and able to work independently as well as work well within a team.
• Must embrace peer-to-peer feedback and constructive criticism designed to enhance performance.
• Familiarity with AP products.
• Flexibility on work schedule (some nights and weekends may be required) with the ability to travel as needed on short notice.
• Must possess a valid driver’s license and good driving record.

REQUIRED EDUCATION:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Communications, or related field.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
We offer a comprehensive benefits package (medical, dental, FSA, vision, life insurance, short & long term disability, retirement savings plan with employer match, paid time off, and paid holidays).
 

Contact Information:

Résumés & cover letter including salary requirements should be e-mailed to: humanresources@ewtn.com
To learn more about EWTN and our mission, please visit our website at www.ewtn.com.

PRODUCER (News Programming)
EWTN

LOCATION: Washington, DC

DESCRIPTION:
The Producer will work with the Executive Producer and Host to launch a new, weekly program to discuss major events, ideas, and currents of thought involving the Catholic Church, politics, and the wider culture.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
• Work with the executive producer, the host and the entire team to produce a weekly discussion show that is engaging, interesting, and helps shape public opinion.
• Identify relevant topics of discussion and pitch show topics to the editorial team. Contribute ideas to editorial meetings about upcoming shows.
• Write broadcast copy, gather video and graphic elements, and produce show.
• Use Associated Press products including the wires and video platforms. Use CNN Newsource.
• Work with videographers and editors.
• Performs additional duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Minimum of five years’ experience in broadcast or print journalism, politics, communications or a related field.
• Demonstrated understanding of Catholicism, the Magisterium, and Catholic Social Teaching.
• Excellent news judgment when it comes to the intersection of Catholicism, public policy and discourse.
• Attention to detail and accuracy.
• Ability to break down complex information into simple, broadcast language to engage viewers.
• Experience utilizing broadcast software programs (i.e., iNews, AP ENPS).
• Excellent broadcast writing and communication skills, including social media skills.
• Collaborate easily within a team and work well independently.
• Ability to work a flexible schedule when required.

REQUIRED EDUCATION:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Communications or related field.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
We offer a comprehensive benefits package (medical, dental, FSA, vision, life insurance, short & long term disability, retirement savings plan with employer match, paid time off, and paid holidays).
 

Contact Information:

Résumés & cover letter including salary requirements should be e-mailed to: humanresources@ewtn.com
To learn more about EWTN and our mission, please visit our website at www.ewtn.com.

BOOKER/RESEARCHER (News Programming)
EWTN

LOCATION: Washington, DC

DESCRIPTION:
Under the direction of the Executive Producer, the Booker/Researcher will book high-profile guests for a weekly long-format show and research/screen guests as appropriate.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
• Cultivate a relationship with potential guests, PR firms and government officials in a professional manner.
• Book and research high-profile guests and conduct telephone interviews under the guidance of the executive producer.
• Maintain and build upon existing database of contacts.
• Accompany guests in and out of the EWTN studio.
• Manage the calendar of Catholic, political and cultural events that could be a venue for topics/guests.
• Communicate with the executive producer about potential topics/events.
• Performs additional duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Minimum of 2-3 years of experience in a newsroom.
• Superior organizational & time management skills with strong attention to detail.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to represent EWTN in a professional and engaging manner.
• Excellent news judgment.
• Practicing Catholic with in-depth knowledge of the Catholic Church and relevant topics.
• A passion for Catholicism and current events. Contacts and networking within the Catholic community helpful.
• Ability to work a flexible schedule when necessary.
• Familiarity with Microsoft products (Microsoft Office, Word, Excel) and AP news software (ENPS preferred). Experience with databases helpful.

REQUIRED EDUCATION:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Journalism, Political Science or related field

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
We offer a comprehensive benefits package (medical, dental, FSA, vision, life insurance, short & long term disability, retirement savings plan with employer match, paid time off, and paid holidays).

Contact Information:

Résumés & cover letter including salary requirements should be e-mailed to: humanresources@ewtn.com
To learn more about EWTN and our mission, please visit our website at www.ewtn.com.

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