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Sales Account Executive

Its fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing! The Sales Account Executive generates advertising revenue by calling on established agencies, cold-calling new prospects and convincing potential clients of the merits of television advertising. Implements strategies to consistently grow revenue and exceed revenue goals.
Establishes credible relationships with local business community.
Makes sales calls on existing and prospective clients.
Maintains assigned accounts and develops new accounts.
Prepares and delivers sales presentations to clients.
Explains to customers how specific types of advertising will help promote their products or services in the most effective way possible.
Provides clients with information regarding rates for advertising placement in all media.
Develops advertising schedules with clients and station personnel responsible for placing advertising into station media.
Works with clients and

IT Systems/Network Manager

Details:
The IT Systems/ Network manager will provide and perform all information technology support for the station, and to assist with installation and setup of other digital broadcast systems. This individual is responsible for administering the IT policies and procedures of the company, maintaining servers, printers, VPN, wireless access points, domain controllers and PC workstations.
 
WGNO/WNOL is seeking an IT Manager. This position will support all live Broadcast and Postproduction /Editing equipment in a digital television facility. The ideal candidate must be able to excel in a fast-paced environment, work well under pressure and be solution-oriented. Strong verbal and written communication skills are a critical component of this role.
Experience:
• Engineering, electronics technology, computer science experience.
• Television technology is a plus.
Requirements:
Responsibilities and Skills:
• Ins

Sales Account Executive

Its fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing! The Sales Account Executive is responsible for attaining the greatest share of available local advertising dollars for the station group through the sale of commercial television spots, specials and sports as well as all available digital assets to advertising agencies or local advertisers.

Digital Producer

WAFB is seeking a writer/producer to join our digital team and contribute to our many digital platforms.

News - Production Assistant (P/T)

This position performs various roles for our studio operations and digital OTT productions. An ideal candidate for this position must thrive in a live production atmosphere and be able to react quickly to any issues that arise. We believe in cross-training as much as possible, meaning once you have the necessary training, you could be doing a different position every day. Daily duties for this position include running Panasonic PTZ Cameras, operating an audio console, running teleprompter and running graphics using a Chyron graphics system. This position is perfect for someone looking to get their foot in the door of a TV newsroom/control room. People in this job are exposed to every role in a newsroom/production control room and, in many cases, are able to use that information to grow further into a television career. The hours vary and may include early mornings, late nights, and weekends.

Sales - Account Executive

JOB SUMMARY
Do you have a strong competitive drive and determination to win? Are you a natural relationship builder and collaborator? If so, a fantastic opportunity awaits as a Marketing Consultant in Shreveport, Louisiana (CBS). Bring your tenacity, great communication skills and ability to close new business and you will get rewarded well for your efforts. You will have the opportunity to sell across all KSLA’s television and digital platforms, providing advertising solutions to new customers that will help them generate sales and increase profitability. This is a fast paced and fun business that requires persistence, organization, creativity, and interpersonal skills. We believe in a client focused approach on addressing clients’ needs, crafting custom solutions, and consistently delivering results. The individual who will join our team is enthusiastic, driven, self-motivated, confident and has a positive attitude- if this sounds like you, we invite you to ap

Sales Assistant

The Sales Assistant works within established Sales Department guidelines to maximize station revenue opportunities from an order entry, traffic and accounting perspective.  The Sales assistant is also responsible for performing all clerical functions required by department personnel as needed.  High School diploma
Fluency in English
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
Minimum one year’s experience in clerical support or administrative assistance, preferably in the sales or media fields
Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment

Investigative Reporter

JOB SUMMARY WAFB is seeking an Investigative Reporter to join our award-winning news team.

Digital Sales Executive

As a member of the Nexstar digital sales team, the Integrated Digital Specialist is responsible for generating and growing digital marketing service revenue for the company. The IDS will be the markets subject matter expert on digital services and will work both independently and in conjunction with the Nexstar sales team to achieve budgeted revenue goals in the digital marketing services area. The Integrated Digital Specialist will achieve this by professionally and effectively selling Amplify, Nexstars Digital suite of digital marketing services/products (including targeted video, digital audience and reach extensions, SEO/SEM, and sponsorships) with the objective of advancing client objectives. Responsibilities: Digital marketing services sales lead and subject matter expert in your market. Develop and execute go-to-market sales strategies and tactics that result in exceeding personal and company revenue targets. Establish, maintain and grow meaningful client relationships. Generat

News Producer

The News Producer produces daily newscast items, decides the order in which stories will be told, writes teases and other content, times news programs, edits video, and posts video to the website. Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
Fluency in English
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
Minimum two years’ experience in news operations (Depending on market size)
Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Flexibility to work any shiftProduces newscasts for broadcast across all platforms
Writes and orders news stories
Approves scripts
Balances news and feature content to create compelling broadcasts
Edits video
Writes stories for the website and other eMedia platforms

Digital Sales Specialist

WAFB, Gray Television’s CBS affiliate in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, has an immediate opening for an experienced digital specialist to join our team of marketing/advertising professionals.  At WAFB, we help our clients “find and keep their very best customers” using effective research, marketing, and advertising.  If you have digital sales experience and see yourself as a high-energy, creative individual that likes working with people, this could be your opportunity to work for the #1 media company in Baton Rouge.  The right candidate will have experience selling digital media, be a good communicator, develop ad campaigns and motivate others.  Your job will be to develop new business and grow existing accounts alongside account executives.  We offer a paid training salary, medical/dental, 401 (k), vacation, and other benefits including opportunity for advancement at WAFB and with Gray Media, Inc.

Multi Media Journalist

This Multimedia Journalist Reporter is a unique position.  You will work on the #1 and award-winning morning news show, Passe Partout.  You will go “live “, cover all sorts of stories from breaking news to community events, to festivals.  This person will also fill-in anchor on occasion for the show.   We have a great morning team and now we just need to add one more piece to it.  
 

Multi Media Journalist

This Multimedia Journalist Reporter is a unique position.  You will work on the #1 and award-winning morning news show, Passe Partout.  You will go “live “, cover all sorts of stories from breaking news to community events, to festivals.  This person will also fill-in anchor on occasion for the show.   We have a great morning team and now we just need to add one more piece to it.  
 

Multi Media Journalist

Its fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing!
This Multimedia Journalist Reporter is a unique position.  You will work on the #1 and award-winning morning news show, Passe Partout.  You will go “live “, cover all sorts of stories from breaking news to community events, to festivals.  This person will also fill-in anchor on occasion for the show.   We have a great morning team and now we just need to add one more piece to it.  

Multi Media Journalist

Its fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing!
This Multimedia Journalist Reporter is a unique position.  You will work on the #1 and award-winning morning news show, Passe Partout.  You will go “live “, cover all sorts of stories from breaking news to community events, to festivals.  This person will also fill-in anchor on occasion for the show.   We have a great morning team and now we just need to add one more piece to it.  

Weekend Meteorologist/Digital MMJ

Its fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing!
WGNO-TV in New Orleans, Louisiana is looking for a Weekend Meteorologist and Digital Weather Reporter with a track record of covering breaking weather, precision forecasting and confidently communicating on social media. 

Videographer/Production Assistant

KADN/KLAF, the FOX and NBC affiliate in Lafayette, LA has an immediate opening for a part time Videographer/Production Assistant.  The person will be responsible for shooting and editing video for news stories, shooting live shots, and assisting reporters and producers in gathering news content. Candidates will also be responsible for helping with production aspects of newscasts as assigned.  The successful candidate should be familiar with video field production equipment and live backpack technology.  Candidates should be creative with a good eye for how to use video to help tell a story.  Some experience is preferred. 

KNTU General Manager

KNTU is housed in the Department of Media Arts in the University of North Texas (UNT) College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences. The studios are in the Radio/TV/Film/Performing Arts (RTFP) Building on the UNT campus in Denton.
KNTU is licensed to the University of North Texas and is on the air 24 hours, every day of the year, broadcasting with 100,000 watts at 88.1 FM. The station’s format is primarily jazz, but often includes educational and special interest programming, including local news and sports.
KNTU’s staff is mostly student volunteers who get an opportunity to gain valuable broadcast experience in programming and production, news and sports announcing, sales and development, and station administration.
KNTU’s purpose is three-fold: • To serve the public interest with news, public affairs, and entertainment programming for the McKinney, Denton, Dallas-Fort Worth area. • To provide news and information of community interest about t

Sales Account Executive

KVPI is looking to hire a full time sales Account Executive. This person will work directly with the General Manager in maintaining and growing our client list. If you have a sales background or like to work with people, come apply today. If you’re unhappy in your current job situation, come apply in person with KVPI General Manager Mark Layne at our KVPI business office at 809 West LaSalle in Ville Platte. You can email your resume’ to kvpiamfm@gmail.com.  We are looking for a motivated and outgoing person that can build relationships with our business clients. We offer a competitive salary plus a sales commission. You will receive  vacation and sick leave plus travel allowance. You will become a member of an award winning  broadcasting family that is well known through Louisiana whose company is locally owned. Come apply today. Please share this message with your friends.
Date Posted:
5/24/2020
Date Needed:
6/30/2020 Typ

Operations Technician

KSLA, the CBS/GRIT/BOUNCE/CIRCLE/DABL affiliate in Shreveport, LA, has an opening for an Operations Technician. We are looking for a person with a positive, team-oriented attitude with good communication skills and willingness to work in a dynamic broadcasting & news environment. The Operations Technician maintains the technical integrity of the station’s on-air play lists and its commercial content. Hours and shifts will vary depending on the news events of the day with weekend, night, and holiday work as part of the job.
Applicant should be a self-starter with the ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines, detail oriented with the ability to understand and follow instructions and be a team player with a strong sense of responsibility.

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