Responsibilities of the Executive

Chair

  • To be the spokesperson for NaSTA, taking overall responsibility for all press and publications issued by NaSTA, under advisement from the Marketing Officer.
  • To support the other members of the Executive Committee.
  • To be responsible for the organisation and chairing of Executive and General Meetings.
  • To be responsible and accountable for NaSTA’s finances.
  • To work alongside the other Officers to secure the viable long term future of NaSTA.
  • To compile an agenda for, and ensure that minutes are recorded, of all NaSTA meetings and to distribute them to the Executive Committee, and made available through the website.

Development Officer

  • To develop a strong two-way communication with members by welcoming and briefing new members, and continuing to build upon and maintain relationships with existing stations.
  • To be responsible for updating and implementing an Annual Development Plan for NaSTA.
  • To offer support and advice to new & existing stations on all aspects of broadcasting and production where requested.
  • To produce and update training material and online resources of relevance to members.
  • To act as a primary coordinator for the NaSTA Regional Development Officers.

Marketing Officer

  • To be responsible for communications between NaSTA and other organisations.
  • To be ultimately responsible for the direction of the NaSTA Brand.
  • To source sponsorship and advertising revenue for NaSTA events and assist the host station source revenue for the NaSTA Conference and Awards Weekend.
  • To investigate new ways in which NaSTA and membership stations can raise revenue through advertising, sponsorship, and donations.
  • To advise the Association Chair regarding press releases and publications released by the association.

Technical Officer

  • To maintain NaSTA web presence and facilitate the Host Station with the means and training to update the website with conference news.
  • To implement solutions for national collaborative projects.
  • To facilitate and manage the provision of hosting services for the websites and such online resources as NaSTA undertakes to develop.
  • To maintain, update and develop the NaSTA website and associated online resources under guidance from the Development Officer.
  • To facilitate the technical development of the Association’s affiliated member stations.