TommieMedia Now Accepting Spring Semester Job Applications St. Thomas Newsroom November 23, 2011 Are you looking for a way to refine and develop your multimedia skills? Do you want to write stories, cover sports, design copy or sell ads? Then consider working for TommieMedia, which is accepting job applications for spring semester. TommieMedia prepares its student staff for the rapidly changing world of multimedia journalism. As a multimedia staff member you will have the opportunity to write stories, shoot photos, produce videos, and create slideshows. You also will learn how to use social media as a reporting tool. Do you have great people skills or are you interested in sales and design? As an ad sales consultant you can work with on- and off-campus organizations to sell advertising space. You will help clients promote their businesses, events or specials through advertising campaigns on TommieMedia.com. As a designer, you will work with staff and clients to produce original advertisements. Your creative capacities will be developed and ideas will be translated into copy through Adobe Photoshop. On the ad staff you will see firsthand how an organization uses social media and promotional tools to gain audience involvement and exposure. As a part of the TommieMedia team you will have networking opportunities, gain experience in the real world of news, and produce pieces that build your portfolio. All TommieMedia jobs are paid positions. Applications are being accepted, and each applicant will receive an interview with the TommieMedia executive team. For more information email Ryan Shaver, executive director, or view the jobs section on TommieMedia. Application information Sunday, Nov. 27, Tier 3 applications due by midnight Chief video editor Chief photo editor Chief studio producer University affairs editor Sports editor Opinions editor Advertising manager Public relations manager Social media manager Sunday, Dec. 4, all other applications due by midnight Tier 3.5 positions (several will be hired) Senior reporter Tier 4 positions (several will be hired) Reporter Photojournalist Creative design staff Advertising sales staff TommieMedia.com, nationally recognized and award-winning. is the all-digital, student-led and produced news source for the University of St. Thomas. Its audience extends beyond St. Thomas to parents of students, neighbors, business owners and friends of the university.