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September 18, 2018







Administrative Assistant



  • Must have strong interpersonal & communication skills (speaking and writing) and professionalism– ability to communicate about various subjects to a wide variety of people.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work independently.
  • Excellent time management, organizational skills(excellent multi-tasker) and punctuality.
  • Highly detail oriented with excellent follow-through; assertive, and self-motivated.
  • Ability to keep track of Senior Executives daily schedules and workflow (calendar, emails, phone calls, etc.) and keep them on top of tasks that need their attention.
  • Sufficient knowledge in television production; pre-production, on-set production and / or media programming.
  • Must have proficient working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Outlook, & PowerPoint).
  • Sufficient knowledge of technology: cell phones, office phones, computers, printers, etc.
  • Standard office duties: order supplies, answer phones, greet guests, keep office organized and efficient.



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September 18, 2018







Associate Producer



This position will assist the Head of the Praise Department in coordinating media and administrative needs for a daily talk show. The primary responsibility will be to handle logistics for scheduled guests and coordinate green room activities.





  • Coordinate with guests and their assistants/managers to secure media assets (video, photos, slides, etc.) for program.
  • Ensure all arrangements meet the production schedule and guest requirements.
  • Secure contractual requirements (release forms, talent agreements, etc.) pertaining to guest appearances and ensure all parties remain in compliance.
  • Maintain clear, professional communication with guests, and provide information pertinent to their participation in the program prior to their arrival. Verify that all questions or concerns are addressed in a timely manner.
  • Coordinate hospitality needs during tapings and provide excellent customer service at all times.
  • Ensure that promotional materials are sent to hosts and guests in a timely manner.
  • Coordinate with the production staff at TBN offices to provide information and services as needed for Praise tapings.
  • Assist with remote and studio shoots as needed.
  • Administrative duties as assigned.



Skills & Experience:


  • At least 2 years of experience in a relevant or related field (Talent Management, Event Coordination, Travel/Hospitality, etc.) is preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of media formats for broadcast.
  • Strong communication skills, especially the ability to write in a clear, concise, professional manner.
  • Expert attention to detail and project management skills to handle multiple assignments and complete jobs under deadline pressure.
  • Demonstrated ability to problem-solve and communicate with diverse on-air personalities, personal assistants, and talent managers.
  • Ability to work well independently and as part of a team.





Minimum of Bachelor's degree in related field of study or equivalent experience is preferred




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September 17, 2018







Facilities Maintenance Assistant



  • Must have willingness to be flexible on hours worked and duties.
  • Expected to make repairs when able and supervise outside services when necessary.
  • Routine facility inspections to ensure light bulbs are changed and observe anything needing attention on a regular basis.
  • Lock up responsibilities at end of day.
  • Monitor HVAC Controls and adjust when needed.
  • Monitor performance of cleaning crew and attend to special needs when they are not present.
  • This position will require errand running and occasionally assisting with needs at other TBN locations.
  • Must have an aptitude to evaluate common building needs for operations and service.




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September 12, 2018







Broadcast Video Editor (Full Time)


TBN is the world's largest Christian television network and America's most-watched faith-and-family channel. Launched in 1973 with one small station broadcasting to the Los Angeles area, TBN today is a growing family of over thirty global networks reaching every inhabited continent with a broad range of inspirational, entertaining, and life-changing programming twenty-four hours a day.



The Role:

We are looking for a talented creative editor with a dedication to style and story to join our editing team at our Tustin facility. This position will work directly with Senior Producers and the Lead Video editor to oversee the post-production of a daily network-quality series set to air on the TBN networks. Primary responsibilities will be to edit daily episodes and ensure timely delivery of finished episodes that align with the ministry goals, brand voice, and creative vision for the series.




Qualification Requirements:


  • 2-4 years of professional video editing experience.
  • Detailed working knowledge of Adobe Premier and Adobe After Effects. Experience with keying green screen is a plus.
  • Passion for creating content for our target audience (Christian women) Ability to work in a fast-paced environment that requires attention to details.
  • Efficient Multi-cam editor (able to sync clips and cut).
  • Experience with layering effects and alpha channel graphics.
  • Expert time and project management skills to handle multiple assignments and complete complex jobs under deadline pressure.
  • Strong ability to work in a high-stress, fast-paced daily TV environment while maintaining production standards and efficiency.
  • Meticulous attention to quality, detail and project organization.
  • Great working knowledge of finishing, formats, frame rates and codecs.




  • B.A. degree in film, or related field, or equivalent professional experience



Requested Materials:

Please provide samples of work that demonstrate creative editorial with strong music, sound design, and graphic sensibilities. Include samples of multi-cam editing if available.



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September 6, 2018







Video Editor – Full Time



Duties & Responsibilities:


  • Perform related duties as assigned by Supervisor
  • Ability to work 40 hours a week with flexibility on weekends and  evenings for various productions and/or events
  • Edit weekly and/or special event programs for air from assembly to delivery
  • Edit spots for television
  • Create high quality, innovative videos relevant to the TBN network’s audience
  • Ability to deliver on strict deadlines



Qualification Requirements:


  • Knowledge and experience in post-production editing and post-production software such as Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop, Final Cut Pro, Avid
  • Must have high level of expertise in After Effects
  • Motion Graphics a plus
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment that requires attention to details.
  • Must be able to juggle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Must be able to shift attention to last minute/high profile projects at any moment
  • Must be able to work and create with little direction or collaborate with multiple stakeholders
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to take ownership of your assigned project and meet deadlines
  • Organizational skills and computer proficiency
  • Possess strong communication skills to interact with editors, producers,  and department heads
  • Work well under pressure



Education and/or Work Experience Desired:


  • Bachelor's degree in television production or equivalent experience
  • Camera operation in studio and field camera operation a plus
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August 22, 2018







Praise Audience Coordinator


Full-time Audience Coordinator needed for Trinity Broadcasting Network's flagship ministry program, Praise.



Responsibilities Include:


  • Contacts pastors, churches, and other ministries in Southern California for the purpose of recruiting audiences (filling seats) for the Praise program taped at TBN's studios in Tustin, California.
  • Develops creative strategies to promote the Praise program and recruit audience members.
  • Obtains and files release forms.
  • Seats audience members in a timely, courteous, organized, and professional manner.
  • Controls and monitors audience traffic in and out of the studio during and after live tapings of the Praise program. 
  • Coordinates with the security staff and audience staff to ensure the safety of all guests.
  • Projects audience-booking numbers for the Praise program producer.
  • Coordinates gifts, raffles and other activities for audience.
  • Processes honorariums for churches.
  • Creates and maintains database for audience.
  • Coordinates with Audience Host to provide needs for Pre-Shows.



Skills & Requirements:


  • Detailed oriented.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be energetic and enthusiastic.
  • Able to perform well under pressure of a live in-studio television production.
  • Knowledge of contacts with local churches and ministries a plus.





August 17, 2018






Production Associate


TBN Networks has an immediate opening for the position of PRODUCTION ASSOCIATE at its Tustin, CA studios near Los Angeles.  The Successful candidate will be well versed in the below areas.




Experience Requirements:


  • Field camera operation (DSLR’s and various professional broadcast field cameras)
  • Studio camera operation (Live broadcast, multi-camera environment)
  • Field lighting-film style
  • Studio lighting
  • Field audio techniques and recording
  • Pre-production planning and coordination
  • Post production/editing on Adobe Premiere and Avid a plus but not required



Job Responsibilities:


  • Must be willing to work flexible hours (including nights and weekends) and have the ability to travel both domestically and internationally.
  • Will assist scenic department with set construction, set up and tear down




  • A four year degree from a broadcast program is preferred



Please send cover letter, resume and demo or project list to:  Pbrubacher@tbn.tv



August 14, 2018






Receptionist/Audience Coordinator – Part Time



Duties and Responsibilities Include:


  • Attend to the front desk
  • Sort incoming mail.
  • Greet guests.
  • Assist in clerical tasks.
  • Work on mailings.
  • Minor filing.
  • Answering phones.
  • Receiving deliveries.
  • Calling area churches.
  • Scheduling audiences for tapings.
  • Other responsibilities may arise.



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • Basic computer knowledge.
  • Basic typing skills.
  • Ability to communicate clearly over the phone.
  • Ability to interact with guests, tenants, and staff.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.



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July 27, 2018






Master Control Operator



Job Responsibilities:


  • Coordinate live and taped programming for broadcast
  • Maintain on air operation to include running critical spots with network programming
  • Monitor multiple channels to ensure regulatory compliance and quality signals
  • Operate Various Automation equipment  
  • Follow FCC monitoring and EAS procedures         
  • Observe transmitters and take readings
  • Maintain program and transmitter logs
  • Execute, edit, update, and append playlists
  • Acquire content from various distributors
  • Report equipment issues and transmission discrepancies



Experience Requirements:


  • Must have computer and software experience
  • Prior exposure to television station operations and newscast production a plus
  • Related military experience will be considered



Qualifications Requirements:


  • Computer literacy is mandatory
  • Attention to detail is imperative
  • Applicant must be able to multi-task
  • Must be a team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Operational knowledge and experience with master control activities and functions
  • Ability to learn specialized software applications
  • Aptitude for operating electronic equipment for broadcast and production requirements




Technical school or completion of college level technical courses a plus



July 23, 2018






Information Systems Business Analyst



Position Overview:

The Information Systems Business Analyst is a vital team player in the IS department. The IS Business Analyst plans and conducts the analysis, design, testing, documentation and deployment of new and existing technology solutions to meet TBN’s business and operational requirements; develops business process requirements and improvements; facilitates development of priorities with managers; coordinates and participates in applications testing and problem resolution; executes quality assurance activities. This position operates as the subject matter expert providing technical and functional system analysis services to enable TBN to develop and implement software and technology solutions to meet business, operational and functional objectives.

In addition, the IS Business Analyst will establish and maintain technical and architectural documentation standards and mentor and provide leadership to technical resources conducting systems analysis.



Primary Responsibilities:


  • Analyze and document complex as-is and future business processes to turn business requirement into documents for procedures, applications, tools, and reporting
  • Collect and develop detailed business and functional requirements across the enterprise and serve as a liaison between the business and technical teams.
  • Assist Application Support team with troubleshooting and root-cause analysis.
  • Troubleshoot issues with current software applications and interfaces identifying potential solutions and working with the development team to resolve.
  • Assist the development team with writing test cases, test scripts and scorecards.
  • Create, contribute to and organize operational procedures and user manuals
  • Collect and Analyze data to identify risks and perform root-cause analysis on areas of risk.
  • Establish and track action plans, working with cross functional teams.
  • Ability to identify solution options with pros/cons and present to various stakeholders and decision makers.
  • Monitor project progress by tracking activity, resolving problems, publishing progress reports, recommending actions.
  • Schedule, facilitate and document meetings with all levels of staff for purposes of discovery, presentation, review, approval, and problem resolution.
  • Ability to answer questions, provide detail, address changes to requirements, and facilitate dialog across teams when issues and challenges are encountered to ensure the end product is delivered as specified.
  • Create, maintain, and analyze metrics, KPIs and reports for Software Applications.
  • Contribute and facilitate the Continuous Improvement of Software Applications providing recommendations and action plans for enhancements and upgrades.
  • Responsibilities extend to multiple projects, applications enhancements, risk mitigations and/or continuous improvement simultaneously.



Qualifications and Skills:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology Computer Engineering or similar field
  • 5+ years of experience as a Business Analyst, Business Systems Analyst, Senior Application Support or Senior Development positions.
  • Experienced in at least one of the following areas:
    • CRM/Customer Service solutions. Donor management, transaction processing and product fulfilment. (Donor Direct StudioEnterprise experience will be highly desired)
    • Customer Engagement: Direct Mail processing, Call Center (inbound and outbound), email campaigns.
    • Financial systems. All areas including AP, AR, GL, Fixed Assets, Purchasing and Reporting (Oracle Cloud Fusion ERP will be highly desired)
  • Knowledge and experience on financial transaction processing:
    • Payment gateways and credit card processing
    • Electronic Fund Transfers and ACH
    • Paypal
  • Highly proficient gathering and developing detailed business and functional requirements.
  • Excellent analytical skills so that a customer’s business needs are properly interpreted and translated into application and operational requirements
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly grasp complex technical concepts and make them easily understandable in text and pictures.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills effectively communicating in individual and group settings in all levels of the enterprise, from C-level position to end users as well as external vendors.
  • Strong knowledge of systems capabilities, software platforms, and processes.
  • Excellent analytical, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated report writing skills in either SQL Report Writer, Crystal Reports or other reporting or BI platform.
  • Working familiarity with writing SQL queries, creating database views, and reading/writing basic stored procedures.
  • Familiarity with the SDLC and software development.
  • Knowledge of different development languages and software architecture will be highly desired.
  • Proficient organizational and time management skills, multi-taking, and working under minimal supervision.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Proficiency with MS Office, MS Visio and other documentation and organizational tools.




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