Vision Maker Media is looking for a highly skilled professional to join us to fulfill our mission to empower and engage Native People to share stories. The ideal candidate will be responsible for the operational and financial systems that ensure compliant, effective and efficient business functions including its programs and initiatives, grants and project administration.
Criminal history background check conducted. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program. Applicant review begins February 22. Visit https://www.visionmakermedia.org for additional information and requisition S_190079 at https://employment.unl.edu for additional details and to apply.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.
Bachelor’s degree in business, finance or related field. Plus five (5) years’ experience in any combination of accounting, grants/contracts, financial or business management experience; equivalent education/experience will be considered. Strong communication, analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills required. Ability to be proficiently use email, word processing, spreadsheet software. Knowledge of database and analytics software. Working knowledge of grants/contracts, accounting, budgeting, personnel and payroll practices.
About Vision Maker Media
Vision Maker Media exists to serve Native producers and Indian country in partnership with public television and radio. Vision Maker Media works with Native producers to develop, produce and distribute educational telecommunications programs for all media including public television and public radio. Vision Maker Media supports training to increase the number of American Indians and Alaska Natives producing quality public broadcasting programs, which includes advocacy efforts promoting increased control and use of information technologies and the policies to support this control by American Indians and Alaska Natives.
A key strategy for this work is the development of strong partnerships with tribal nations, Indian organizations and Native communities. Reaching the general public and the global market is the ultimate goal for the dissemination of Native produced media that shares Native perspectives with the world.