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Development Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WFWA-DT (PBS39) seeks a Development Director to lead the membership and major gifts programs of northeast Indianas public television station.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Reporting to the General Manager, the Development Director is responsible for achieving annual fundraising goals utilizing all facets of individual support opportunities at PBS39. This position develops strategies, implements plans, manages staff, and monitors activities that contribute to meeting these revenue goals while ensuring excellent service in the stations relationships with its viewers, donors, and stakeholders. This includes oversight functions for pledge drives, as well as major and planned giving initiatives.

The Development Director oversees the policies, procedures, and management of the stations donor database, and stays conversant with current compliance and best practices.

REQUIREMENTS:
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's degree plus at least five years experience in development for non-profits. Public broadcasting experience preferred. The individual will have demonstrated leadership skills reflecting a track record of successfully meeting revenue targets in annual and major giving campaigns, and experience in guiding a development team. The individual will have strong interpersonal, writing and verbal communication skills. Must possess a collaborative management style; be committed to innovative techniques, and have appreciation of the PBS39 mission.

PBS39 WFWA-DT is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from qualified candidates without regard for race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, or military status.

HOW TO APPLY:
To apply, send cover letter with resume to: Human Resources Director, PBS39, 2501 E. Coliseum Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46805, or lindabuskirk@wfwa.org.

DEADLINE: 2009-11-24

Finance Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Northeast Indianas public television station, PBS39, seeks an experienced Finance Manager responsible for ensuring that sound business practices are followed while performing corporate accounting and financial analysis activities. This position reports to the President & General Manager.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Specific responsibilities include: 1. Timely processing of payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, invoicing and check processing, and benefits administration. 2. Financial analysis to assist PBS39 in strategic decisions regarding financial plans (budget), operations, capital purchases and revenue-generating plans; develop reports on financial trends and operating forecasts. 3. Purchasing 4. Oversee the annual budget preparation process as approved by the President/GM. Coordinates budget timelines and submissions, working with President/GM and department managers. Serves as the staff support for the Finance Committee. 5. Manage the invested funds of the corporation according to the corporation Investment Policy and prepare investment risk analysis. 6. Responsible for preparing and submitting in a timely manner reports related to PBS39 finances and administration as required by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and other external reporting authorities. 7. Prepare corporate records for auditing purposes and participate in the auditing process.

REQUIREMENTS:
1. Four-year degree in finance, accounting, business administration or related field. 2. Minimum of 3 years experience of managing the accounting functions of a corporation. Nonprofit or government accounting experience preferred. Supervisory experience preferred. 3. At least 3 years of experience in providing financial analysis for multiple lines of business. 4. Minimum of 3 years of experience in managing accounting and reporting systems; experience with MIP or similar nonprofit accounting software preferred. 5. Experience with external reporting to regulatory authorities and auditors. 6. Strong orientation to detail, accuracy, organization and deadlines. 7. High ethical standards, trustworthiness and discretion with knowledge of confidential information. 8. The ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. 9. The ability to contribute to a harmonious team spirit while working under deadline and business pressures. 10. The ability to work closely with others, yet maintain professional objectivity. 11. The ability to effectively represent the corporate interests in a variety of public situations. 12. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with experience in writing narrative reports and preparing presentations to explain financial analysis and recommendations.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send cover letter with resume to: PBS39 Human Resources, 2501 E. Coliseum Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46805; or via email to: lindabuskirk@wfwa.org.

DEADLINE: 2009-08-21

Marketing Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WFWA PBS39, northeast Indianas public television station, seeks a dynamic and innovative leader to serve as Marketing Director. Working with a four person staff and reporting to the general manager, this position develops, implements, and manages annual work plans to achieve budgetary goals through on air underwriting, local program sponsorships, and corporate production and web services, while also productively maintaining an account list. The marketing director ensures station compliance with FCC, PBS and other regulations.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
The successful candidate must demonstrate successful sales experience. Background in public television or commercial experience that is readily transferable to a public TV setting is required. Demonstrated knowledge about and/or experience in television production is strongly preferred. A minimum of two years supervisory experience is required. A bachelors degree in a related field is desired, masters degree preferred. PBS39 is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from qualified candidates without regard for race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, or military status.

HOW TO APPLY:
To apply, send a cover letter and resume by July 18, 2008 to: WFWA-DT PBS39 2501 E. Coliseum Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1562 Attn: Linda Buskirk or to: lindabuskirk@wfwa.org

DEADLINE: 2008-07-18

Street Team Representative

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Street Team Representative to work in our Indianapolis location.

This is a part-time, on-call position. The ideal candidate will be organized, hard-working, responsible and capable of multitasking in a fast paced environment. The Street Team Representative will act as a station brand ambassador at on-site promotions, in addition to other in-office duties as needed within the FOX59/CBS4 promotions department.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Assist with station promotional events such as set up/tear down of tents, equipment, and on-site displays
  • Interact with the general public
  • Assist with event preparation such as packing event materials, organizing promotional materials and loading station vehicle
  • Provide feedback to event manager after each station event
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • High school diploma, college degree or some college coursework preferred
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Maintain a professional appearance
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-06

MMJ

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time MMJ to work in our Indianapolis location.

The MMJ must have an engaging on-air personality and the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more. This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WXIN/WTTV, the station websites and social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Shoot, edit, write and produce news stories including vo’s, vo/sot’s and packages
  • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years MMJ experience
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employer Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-03

Journalist, Multimedia

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an MMJ to work in our Indianapolis location.

The MMJ must have an engaging on-air personality and the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more. This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WXIN/WTTV, the station websites and social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings
  • Shoot, edit, write and produce news stories including vo’s, vo/sot’s and packages
  • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years MMJ experience
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-01

Marketing Consultant

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Some people like predictable jobs. Doing the same thing every day… at the same place and with the same people. And every month, they get the same boring paycheck. If this sounds like you… you can stop reading. But, if your personality is better suited to variety… if you enjoy meeting new people and tackling new challenges each day… and, if you’d like to influence your own paycheck… you might be perfectly suited for a career in radio marketing.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
White River Broadcasting Company is searching for a radio sales professional. You’ll represent South-Central Indiana’s leading group of radio stations… including WKKG, WCSI, Y106 and 104.9 The River. Radio sales experience is not required but enthusiasm is.

REQUIREMENTS:
If you have the skills and the desire to succeed, White River Broadcasting Company will provide the training and tools to make it happen.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send your resume to jobs@y106.com. White River Broadcasting is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

DEADLINE: 2010-06-11

Corporate Development Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WFWA PBS39 seeks a full-time corporate development executive with demonstrated success in establishing local contacts and achieving goals. Media sales experience preferred. Initial client list provided; cold-calling experience required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Reporting to the Corporate Development Manager, the Corporate Development Executive (C. D. Exec) is responsible for a variety of marketing and administrative functions to meet established goals for increasing station revenue. This position secures local corporations/businesses, organizations and foundations as underwriters for programs and local productions such as “virtual field trips” and other education-related programs, documentaries and pledge drive phone banks. In this role, the C. D. Exec must create and write proposals for underwriting opportunities, write FCC acceptable scripts, serve as the liaison between clients and PBS39 production staff, and follow-up with clients regarding billing and other issues. The C.D. Exec must become proficient in specialized software. The position also markets Studio 39 video production services.

REQUIREMENTS:
Experience in one or more of the following fields is required: outside sales (media sales preferred), marketing, advertising with an agency, public or community relations. Demonstrated success in establishing local contacts and achieving goals is required, along with cold-call experience. A bachelor’s degree is preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send cover letter and resume to: HumanResources@wfwa.org.

DEADLINE: 2010-10-15

General Sales Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
GSM for Madison, IN About the Job Wagon Wheel Broadcasting, LLC, with radio properties in Southern Indiana is looking for a General Sales Manager. This opening is immediate. Our properties include two country formatted stations, 99.3 Eagle in Lawrenceburg and WIKI 95.3 in Madison, IN. We are looking for a GSM for only one of our locations.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Wagon Wheel Broadcasting is looking for a leader for our Sales Dept. The perfect candidate must be an excellent teacher. Training your team is imperative in order to take the Sales Dept. to the next level. You must have strong leadership abilities, computer skills, and possess previous website sales experience. We focus on local news, weather, traffic and local sports. We are big on community oriented opportunities. As the GSM, you will also be responsible for carrying your own list. Both properties are profitable and have number 1 rankings in each market. This is a wonderful opportunity for the right person. Wagon Wheel Broadcasting, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and we look forward to hearing from the best.

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
To apply, send your resume and cover letter to: melissa@953wiki.com and ken@wnsp.com

DEADLINE: 2011-08-29

Morning Show Host

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Y106, South Central Indiana’s #1 rock station, is looking for our next morning show superstar.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Other responsibilities include voicetracking a shift for another station in the cluster. You’ll also be expected to get out of the building when the show is over and create opportunities to be in our listening communities through appearances, organizations and speaking engagements. Yes, that means weekends, too. Do we demand a lot from our morning host? Damn straight. But you’ll be the person setting the table for the rest of the day. You’ll work in state-of-the-art facilities and live in a great community, especially if you have kiddos.

REQUIREMENTS:
Do you possess these characteristics and skills? The desire to do and say the things on air that are important to our listeners lives or at least entertain the hell out of ‘em. Put in the show prep time required to be successful. Have the initiative and drive to seek out local relatable stuff for the show. Understand the importance of the web, Facebook & Twitter – and how to communicate effectively using them. Understands there’s no I in TEAM. Live the rock lifestyle, legally.

HOW TO APPLY:
Wow us with your resume and air-check. E-mail your best stuff to jobs@Y106.com. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2011-10-31

Advertising Sales Rep (Terre Haute)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Do you want to control you own income? Do you want to determine your own day? Do you want to own your own franchise (you)? If you answered yes to these questions, then we need to talk about becoming an Advertising Sales Representative for Midwest Communications Inc. in Terre Haute, Indiana.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Midwest Communications has a variety of stations with 100.7 MIX-FM(WMGI), 95.9 The Valley(WWSY), Paris Country 1440 WPRS & Terre Haute’s News Talk 98.5 WIBQ. These stations are tools that businesses use to create opportunities, opportunities to tell their story to thousands upon thousands of listeners. As a Marketing Consultant you will work with a variety of businesses every day, creating unique solutions to unique marketing challenges. We offer a competitive compensation package and full benefits.

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
If you are interested in starting a career, instead of a job, with one of these successful stations, and you crave success, find out why becoming a team member would be a great move. Email your resume to bill.cain@mwcradio.com; or fax to 812-234-9999. Midwest Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer by choice. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

DEADLINE: 2011-12-09

Advertising Sales Rep (Terre Haute)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Do you want to control you own income? Do you want to determine your own day? Do you want to own your own franchise (you)? If you answered yes to these questions, then we need to talk about becoming an Advertising Sales Representative for Midwest Communications Inc. in Terre Haute, Indiana.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Midwest Communications has a variety of stations with 100.7 MIX-FM(WMGI), 95.9 The Valley(WWSY), Paris Country 1440 WPRS & Terre Haute’s News Talk 98.5 WIBQ. These stations are tools that businesses use to create opportunities, opportunities to tell their story to thousands upon thousands of listeners. As a Marketing Consultant you will work with a variety of businesses every day, creating unique solutions to unique marketing challenges. We offer a competitive compensation package and full benefits.

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
If you are interested in starting a career, instead of a job, with one of these successful stations, and you crave success, find out why becoming a team member would be a great move. Email your resume to bill.cain@mwcradio.com; or fax to 812-234-9999. Midwest Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer by choice. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

DEADLINE: 2011-12-09

ADVERTISING SALES REP (WIBQ/WPRS)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Do you know your community? Do you want to see your community grow? Do you currently live in Paris or the surrounding Illinois area? If you answered yes to these questions, then we need to talk about becoming an Advertising Sales Representative. Midwest Communications is currently looking to expand its office in Paris, IL. We have a variety of stations with 100.7 MIX-FM (WMGI), 95.9 The Valley (WWSY), Paris Country 1440 WPRS & News Talk 98.5 WIBQ. These stations are tools that businesses use to create opportunities, opportunities to tell their story to thousands upon thousands of listeners. As an Advertising Sales Representative you will work with a variety of businesses every day, creating unique solutions to unique marketing challenges. We offer a competitive compensation package and full benefits. A valid driver’s license, a good driving record and a reliable vehicle are required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
If you are interested in starting a career, instead of a job, with one of these successful stations, find out why becoming a team member would be a great move. Email your resume to jack.swart@mwcradio.com; fax it to 812-234-9999 or snail mail to Jack’s attention at 824 S. 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807. Midwest Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2012-04-14

Brand Manager (Program Director)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
White River Broadcasting in Columbus, IN is looking for an energetic, hard-working Brand Manager to also handle a daily air shift. We need an individual who is not afraid to hit the streets and help promote our stations. Wow us with your resume and air-check. White River Broadcasting is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Our ideal candidate would be an experienced self-motivator who also knows how to work in a team environment and is well-versed in all forms of modern media.

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
Mail your best stuff to: John Foster, Director of Programming, P.O. Box 1789, Columbus, Indiana 47202-1789, visit fpcjobconnection.com or email it to jfoster@wcsiradio.com.

DEADLINE: 2012-05-15

All Positions (WBOW)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Midwest Communications, Inc. (WMGI, WIBQ, WWSY, WBOW-FM, WBOW-AM, WPRS-AM) is growing in Terre Haute, IN. If you are motivated, organized, a team player, and get “it” we want to hear from you! All positions available: Brand Manager, Morning, Midday, Afternoon, Night & part time. The individuals we’re looking for love both community and listener involvement. These are not starter positions…we are looking for SUPERSTARS!!!! Can you light up the phones, facebook, twitter, texting…and keep your listeners coming back for more? If you have an outstanding work ethic, great people skills and a proven track record of dominate ratings (Any Format), apply TODAY! We will need to get the usual resume and demo (NO LINK for these items). We will need links for your “WORK ONLY” facebook and twitter. These positions offer a competitive salary and full benefits package.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
Send To: bill.cain@mwcradio.com or mail to Midwest Communications, Bill Cain, Operations Manager, 824 S. 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807 Midwest Communications, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2012-08-01

News Director/AM Host (WIBQ)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Midwest Communications, Inc. has an immediate opening for a full time New Director/AM Host (WIBQ) in Terre Haute, IN. If you are motivated, organized, a team player, and get “it” we want to hear from you! The individual we’re looking for loves getting out in the community and can deliver a MAJOR MARKET Show in our small market town. We are looking for someone that is compelling and has the skill that it takes to anchor our 50,000 WATT FM News/Talk. This is not a starter position…we are looking for a SUPERSTAR!!! If you have an outstanding work ethic, great people skills and a proven track record, apply TODAY! We will need to get the usual resume and demo (NO LINK for these items). We will need links for any web elements that you have been in charge of as well (podcasting, website, radio-related (not personal) facebook and twitter). This position offers a competitive salary and full benefits package.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
Send To: bill.cain@mwcradio.com or mail to: Midwest Communications, Bill Cain, Operations Manager, 824 S. 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807 Midwest Communications, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2012-08-01

Night Show Personality (WMGI)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Midwest Communications, Inc. has an immediate opening for a full time Night Show (7p-12a) personality for 100.7 MIX-FM (WMGI) in Terre Haute, IN. If you are motivated, organized, a team player, and get “it” we want to hear from you! The individual we’re looking for loves both community and listener involvement. You will be live a minimum of 5 nights a week and tracked as needed. This is not a starter position…we are looking for SUPERSTARS!!!! Can you light up the phones, facebook, twitter, texting…and keep your listeners coming back for more? If you have an outstanding work ethic, great people skills and a proven track record of dominate ratings, apply TODAY! We will need to get the usual resume and demo (NO LINK for these items). We will need links for your radio-related (not personal) facebook and twitter. This position offers a competitive salary and full benefits package.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
Send To: Diva.natalie@mwcradio.com or snail mail to: WMGI-FM Radio, Attn: Natalie Randall, Brand Manager, 824 S. 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807 Midwest Communications, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2012-08-01

Advertising Sales Rep (WBOW)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
As of July 1, 2012, Midwest Communications, Inc. will provide marketing services to WBOW-AM/FM under a LMA (local management agreement). We are looking for team-oriented professionals who can achieve sales goals and have fun doing it!

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of success, strong prospecting skills, outstanding phone/cold calling skills and will offer exceptional service to our clients. Computer skills in Word and Excel a plus. One to two years outside sales experience and a college degree preferred but not required. We offer a competitive compensation package and full benefits. A valid driver’s license, a good driving record and a reliable vehicle are required.

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
If you are interested in starting a career, instead of a job, with one of the most successful family owned radio groups in the Midwest, find out why becoming a team member would be a great move. Email your resume to jack.swart@mwcradio.com; fax it to 812-234-9999 or snail mail to Jack’s attention at 824 S. 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807. Midwest Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer by choice. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

DEADLINE: 2012-09-17

Advertising Sales Rep (WXXR)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
If you are competitive and know sales; this is the unique job you’ve been searching for! X95.9 Terre Haute’s Modern Rock station is seeking a motivated, team-oriented Full-Time Advertising Sales Representative. X95.9 is a part of the Midwest Communications, Inc. family; ranked one of the best companies in the industry to work for. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of success, strong prospecting skills, outstanding phone/cold calling skills and will offer exceptional service to our clients. Computer skills in Word and Excel a plus. One to two years outside sales experience and a college degree preferred but not required. We will train the right individual. We offer the best training in the industry, a full benefits package and the opportunity to earn an outstanding living. Reliable vehicle, a valid driver’s license and a good driving record is required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
If you’re ready join a winning team and are interested in starting a career instead of a job, please email your TODAY to jack.swart@mwcradio.com; fax it to 812-234-9999 or snail mail to Jack’s attention at 824 S. 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807. Midwest Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer by choice. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

DEADLINE: 2012-09-17

Anchor/Reporter, Weekend

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Weekend Anchor/Reporter to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Weekend Anchor/Reporter will be an experienced journalist who can handle major news, breaking news and is a proven leader with editorial content and viewers. This person must be assertive in the newsroom and work cohesively with management and crew staff. This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WXIN/WTTV, the station websites and social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Anchor regularly scheduled newscasts for weekend newscasts
  • Responsible for providing on-air news both in studio and live in the field
  • Evaluate news leads and pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings; participate in the editorial process
  • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Participate in station community and promotional events
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years Anchor/Reporter experience
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-03-22

Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Reporter to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Reporter will be an experienced journalist who can handle major news, breaking news and is a proven leader with editorial content and viewers. This person must be assertive in the newsroom and work cohesively with management and crew staff. This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WXIN/WTTV, the station websites and social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Responsible for providing on-air news both in studio and live in the field
  • Evaluate news leads and pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings; participate in the editorial process
  • Contribute, write and/or proofread stories on assigned broadcasts
  • Develop and execute enterprise content on a consistent basis
  • Participate in station community and promotional events
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3 years’ experience as MMJ/Reporter
  • Strong on-air presentation; must be credible, personable and passionate
  • Perform duties and make decisions under extreme pressure
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-03-24

Country Morning Show Co-Host

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Indiana Country 101.5 WKKG is looking for its next morning show co-host. If you can be yourself, have fun and relate to a thirty-something female then we would like to talk to you. White River Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Morning show experience is a plus but not necessary.

REQUIREMENTS:
If you ARE a female, even better. In addition to being part of South Central Indiana’s top country morning show, you will have additional duties that include voice tracking for another station in our cluster, production, remotes and appearances.

HOW TO APPLY:
Email your best audio demo and resume to: jobs@wkkg.com.

DEADLINE: 2012-08-17

Producer, Digital Content

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Digital Content Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

This Digital Content Producer will primarily focus on creating and editing video content for WXIN/WTTV digital platforms and supporting and maintaining a dynamic station website that will grow WXIN/WTTV’s digital audience while increasing audience engagement.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Create, write and edit video for all WXIN/WTTV digital platforms
  • Produce and edit podcasts for all WXIN/WTTV digital platforms
  • Repackage on-air content to target digital audience with unique local stories
  • Contribute online content for station websites and social media platforms
  • Maintain awareness of local, national and international news and tease effectively
  • Utilize AP style, as well as best web-production practices and story packaging
  • Assist anchors, reporters and broadcast partners with website needs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in digital/social media preferably within a broadcast/media environment
  • Video editing/production experience
  • Audio editing/podcasting experience preferred
  • Excellent writing and copy-editing skills
  • Previous online news experience preferred
  • Strong understanding of social media platforms
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Opportunity Employer

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-03-23

ADVERTISING SALES REPRESENTATIVE (WDWQ)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
We are looking for a team-oriented professional who can achieve sales goals and have fun doing it! The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of success, strong prospecting skills, outstanding phone/cold calling skills and will offer exceptional service to our clients. Computer skills in Word and Excel a plus. One to two years outside sales experience and a college degree preferred but not required. We offer a competitive compensation package and full benefits. A valid driver’s license, a good driving record and a reliable vehicle are required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
If you are interested in starting a career, instead of a job, with one of the most successful family owned radio groups in the Midwest, find out why becoming a team member would be a great move. Email your resume to jack.swart@mwcradio.com; fax it to 812-234-9999 or snail mail to Jack’s attention at 824 S. 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807. Midwest Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2012-11-25

BROADCAST MARKETING CONSULTANT (WMGI)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Do you have that "fire-in-the-belly"? Can you turn a “NO” into a “YES”? Do you love the selling process, consulting with different businesses? Are you “hungry” for a successful career? If you answered yes to these questions, then we need to talk about becoming a Broadcast Marketing Consultant for WMGI, MIX-FM. MIX-FM is more than today’s hit music... It is a tool businesses use to create opportunities, opportunities to tell their story to thousands upon thousands of listeners. MIX-FM Broadcast Marketing Consultants work with a variety of businesses every day, creating unique solutions to unique marketing challenges. We offer a competitive compensation package and full benefits.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
If you crave success, find out why becoming a team member would be a great career move. Email your resume to Market Manager Jack Swart at jack.swart@mwcradio.com, fax to 812-234-9999 or mail to Jack’s attention at 824 S. 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807. WMGI / Midwest Communications is an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2012-11-25

Executive Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Executive Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Executive Producer must be a proven newsroom leader looking for a challenging opportunity. The ideal candidate is a strong communicator, proven newsroom leader, and can understand and incorporate brand initiatives for two distinct stations. This is a great opportunity in a growing city, and a highly competitive news environment. This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing newscasts.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Overall responsibility for newscasts, including oversight on story selection, content, and production
  • Work with team to create innovative news content; able to think differently and critically
  • Collaborate with Editors, Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Step in and write, edit and produce as needed
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Provide regular feedback on newscast with staff, both as a team and individually
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 5 years previous news producing experience
  • Supervisory experience highly preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, early mornings, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-03-27

Morning Show Co-Host

JOB DESCRIPTION:
South Central Indiana’s Country leader, WKKG, is searching for its next morning co-host. Competitive salary, health benefits and 401k.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
You will also do production and voicetrack another station within the cluster and possibly assist the Brand Manager with day-to-day responsibilities depending on experience.

REQUIREMENTS:
If you can relate to the 30-something female, are a whiz with social media, love country music and getting involved in the community then send us your stuff.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send your resume along with an audio demo and any other pertinent materials to jobs@wkkg.com.

DEADLINE: 2012-11-20

PART-TIME ENGINEERING POSITION (TERRE HAUTE)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Midwest Communications, Inc. is accepting applications for a part-time Engineer for our radio stations based in Terre Haute, IN. This individual will need:

  • Strong knowledge of transmitters and RF Equipment
  • Good knowledge of studio equipment
  • Some I-T experience
  • Available in emergencies/short notice
We offer a flexible schedule and a very competitive salary. A valid driver`s license and a good driving record are required for this position.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
If this position sounds right for you, send your cover letter and resume TODAY to Market Manager Jack Swart at jack.swart@mwcradio.com, fax it to Jack`s attention at 812-234-9999 or mail it to Jack`s attention at 824 South 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807.

Midwest Communications, a collective of 56 radio stations in a six state area, is an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2013-02-26

BROADCAST MARKETING CONSULTANT (WMGI)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Do you have that "fire-in-the-belly"? Can you turn a NO into a YES? Do you love the selling process, consulting with different businesses? Are you `hungry` for a successful career? If you answered yes to these questions, then we need to talk about becoming a Broadcast Marketing Consultant for WMGI, MIX-FM.

MIX-FM is more than today`s hit music... It is a tool businesses use to create opportunities, opportunities to tell their story to thousands upon thousands of listeners. MIX-FM Broadcast Marketing Consultants work with a variety of businesses every day, creating unique solutions to unique marketing challenges.

We offer a competitive compensation package and full benefits.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
If you crave success, find out why becoming a team member would be a great career move. Email your resume to Market Manager Jack Swart at jack.swart@mwcradio.com, fax to 812-234-9999 or mail to Jack`s attention at 824 S. 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807.

WMGI / Midwest Communications is an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2013-02-26

ADVERTISING SALES REP (WIBQ/WPRS)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Do you know your community? Do you want to see your community grow? Do you currently live in Paris or the surrounding Illinois area? If you answered yes to these questions, then we need to talk about becoming an Advertising Sales Representative. Midwest Communications is currently looking to expand its office in Paris, IL.

We have a variety of stations with 100.7 MIX-FM (WMGI), 95.9 The Valley (WWSY), Paris Country 1440 WPRS & News Talk 98.5 WIBQ. These stations are tools that businesses use to create opportunities, opportunities to tell their story to thousands upon thousands of listeners. As an Advertising Sales Representative you will work with a variety of businesses every day, creating unique solutions to unique marketing challenges.

We offer a competitive compensation package and full benefits. A valid drive`s license, a good driving record and a reliable vehicle are required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
If you are interested in starting a career, instead of a job, with one of these successful stations, find out why becoming a team member would be a great move. Email your resume to jack.swart@mwcradio.com; fax it to 812-234-9999 or snail mail to Jack`s attention at 824 S. 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807.

Midwest Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2013-04-11

Advertising Sales Rep (WXXR)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
If you are competitive and know sales; this is the unique job you`ve been searching for!

X95.9 Terre Haute`s Modern Rock station is seeking a motivated, team-oriented Full-Time Advertising Sales Representative. X95.9 is a part of the Midwest Communications, Inc. family; ranked one of the best companies in the industry to work for.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of success, strong prospecting skills, outstanding phone/cold calling skills and will offer exceptional service to our clients. Computer skills in Word and Excel a plus. One to two years outside sales experience and a college degree preferred but not required. We will train the right individual.

We offer the best training in the industry, a full benefits package and the opportunity to earn an outstanding living. Reliable vehicle, a valid driver`s license and a good driving record is required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
If you`re ready join a winning team and are interested in starting a career instead of a job, please email your TODAY to jack.swart@mwcradio.com; fax it to 812-234-9999 or snail mail to Jack`s attention at 824 S. 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807.

Midwest Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer by choice. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

DEADLINE: 2013-04-11

BROADCAST MARKETING CONSULTANT (WMGI)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Do you have that "fire-in-the-belly"? Can you turn a NO into a YES? Do you love the selling process, consulting with different businesses? Are you `hungry` for a successful career? If you answered yes to these questions, then we need to talk about becoming a Broadcast Marketing Consultant for WMGI, MIX-FM.

MIX-FM is more than today`s hit music... It is a tool businesses use to create opportunities, opportunities to tell their story to thousands upon thousands of listeners. MIX-FM Broadcast Marketing Consultants work with a variety of businesses every day, creating unique solutions to unique marketing challenges.

We offer a competitive compensation package and full benefits.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
If you crave success, find out why becoming a team member would be a great career move. Email your resume to Market Manager Jack Swart at jack.swart@mwcradio.com, fax to 812-234-9999 or mail to Jack`s attention at 824 S. 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807.

WMGI / Midwest Communications is an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2013-06-11

Marketing Consultant Sought

JOB DESCRIPTION:
South-Central Indiana's number one country radio station, Indiana Country WKKG, is on the hunt for a marketing consultant to develop strong, lasting business partnerships and build successful marketing programs for radio and the web. The selected individual will receive a competitive compensation package including salary, plus commission, health and life insurance benefits and 401(k) pension plan.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
You’ll be working from an established client list as well as creating new business relationships.

REQUIREMENTS:
The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, professional character and the ability to work in a competitive and diverse market.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should send resume and cover letter including salary history by May 31st, to Personnel, White River Broadcasting Company; P.O. Box 1789; Columbus, IN 47202, or email jobs@wkkg.com. The White River Broadcasting Company is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

DEADLINE: 2013-05-31

Chief Engineer/IT

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Looking for work in radio engineering but perhaps short on RF experience? Multi-station group in Columbus, IN seeks a long term team member fluent in IT, Networking, STL, Digital Audio (ENCO DAD experience a plus) and all the things that make the radio play in 2013. We`ve had an RF/analog audio pro on staff for over 30 years who`s eager to teach you as much or as little as you wish. This is radio, so you are on-call 24/7 and your phone will ring at weird hours, but the better you are, the less it rings. Send resumes to jobs@qmix.com. RRPI is an equal opportunity employer.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
Email resume to jobs@qmix.com

DEADLINE: 2013-06-20

Account Executive - Experienced

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The right candidate for this developed position with strong billing history will have a record of broadcast media sales success. At Woof Boom Radio, we partner with local businesses that know that WLBC and Fox Sports Radio WXFN really work. That`s right - you don`t have to be afraid to call on your clients during a campaign to see how it`s working for them.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Sure, you`ll stretch yourself. You`ll have to because our culture is based on accountability and mastering your craft. But we`ll equip you with the tools to get great results for your clients!

REQUIREMENTS:
The right candidate for this developed position with strong billing history will have a record of broadcast media sales success.

HOW TO APPLY:
E-mail your cover letter telling why you are the right match for this opportunity with your resume to Amy.Dillon@bybradio.com. WLBC moves fast and so will this position, so if you are really interested, move on this today.

DEADLINE: 2013-09-01

Account Executive - Experienced

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The right candidate for this developed position with strong billing history will have a record of broadcast media sales success. At Woof Boom Radio, we partner with local businesses that know that WLBC and Fox Sports Radio WXFN really work. That`s right - you don`t have to be afraid to call on your clients during a campaign to see how it`s working for them.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Sure, you`ll stretch yourself. You`ll have to because our culture is based on accountability and mastering your craft. But we`ll equip you with the tools to get great results for your clients!

REQUIREMENTS:
The right candidate for this developed position with strong billing history will have a record of broadcast media sales success.

HOW TO APPLY:
E-mail your cover letter telling why you are the right match for this opportunity with your resume to Amy.Dillon@bybradio.com. WLBC moves fast and so will this position, so if you are really interested, move on this today.

DEADLINE: 2013-09-01

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN/WTTV seeks Account Executives with media or related experience. Candidates must be proven developers of new business and demonstrated ability to service existing accounts. Exceptional presentation and communication skills a must. Valid driver’s license and good driving record required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Maximizes revenue from existing accounts and meets or exceeds budget. Prospect and develop new business and meets or exceeds new business & digital budgets. Compile and present comprehensive and creative sales presentations for all revenue platforms. Completes requested reports in a thorough and timely manner. Exhibits a thorough understanding of the station`s programming and competitive advantages. Represents the station in a professional manner. Delivers budgeted revenue goals as established by sales management.

Responsibilities:

  • evelop new business partnerships for station
  • Maintain relationships and service new advertisers to continue/increase their spending
  • Sell and execute internet and digital projects and packages
  • Act as media specialist for clients
  • Complete requested reports in a thorough and timely manner
  • Thorough understanding of the station`s programming and competitive advantages
  • Deliver budgeted revenue goals as established by sales management
  • Other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:
Two years previous broadcast sales experience and college degree preferred. Must have valid driver’s license and a good driving record. Candidate will possess an assertive, enthusiastic attitude and be self-motivated. Strong communication, negotiation, computer, math and writing skills required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send resume with cover letter stating position desired and referral source to: Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2013-10-17

Digital Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN/ Fox59.com & WTTV/ Indianas4.com seek a Digital Account Executive with experience and proven success in most notably digital sales, but not limited to television, newspaper, yellow pages, radio, outdoor, cable, or other B-to-B sales consisting of regular prospecting, cold-calling and face presentations. Knowledge of jpeg, flash, gif, tif and other file formats a plus. Exceptional presentation and communication skills required. Valid driver’s license and good driving record required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develop new business digital sales for station. Maintain relationships and service new and existing advertisers to continue / increase their spending. Sell and execute internet and digital projects and packages. Compile and present comprehensive and creative sales presentations. Act as media specialist for clients. Complete requested reports in a thorough and timely manner. Have thorough understanding of the station’s websites, programming and competitive advantages. Represent the station in a professional manner in all matters. Deliver budgeted revenue goals as established by sales management. Other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor`s degree or equivalent experience in Business/Marketing/Telecommunications or related field. Sales or appropriate related experience and proven success in most notably digital sales, but not limited to television, newspaper, yellow pages, radio, outdoor, cable or other B-to-B sales consisting of regular prospecting, cold-calling and face presentations. Knowledge of jpeg, flash, gif, tif and other file formats are a plus. Strong verbal/written communication and computer skills. Presentation skills. Ability to communicate well with various types of businesses and decision makers. Valid driver`s license and good driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume with cover letter stating position desired and referral source to: Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2013-10-17

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Tribune Broadcasting seeks full-time Master Control Operators to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center. Two years in a broadcast Master Control required. Previous exposure to Louth automation and operation of satellite dishes/receivers a plus. Telecommunications degree or equivalent experience desired. Must be able to work independently during variable hours, including overnights, holidays and weekends.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for operating on-air equipment, recording hardware and satellite dishes and receivers in live or recording situations. Prepares material for on-air playback via automation system. Verifies material airing via program log. Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations. Other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:
College degree in Telecommunications or equivalent experience preferred. At least 2 years` experience in a Master Control required. Computer knowledge and/or automation systems (Louth) preferred. Operation of satellite dish and receiver equipment preferred. Familiarity with server playback and recording preferred. Ability to work independently and work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends. Ability to multi-task and work under deadlines. Knowledge of EAS/Amber Alert systems and weather alert systems preferred. Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems (DGS/Media DVX/VYVX/Pathfire) preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send resume with cover letter stating position desired and referral source to: Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2013-10-17

Maitenance Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN / WTTV has an opening for a Television Broadcast Engineer with a heavy emphasis in News Operations. We are seeking applicants that enjoy challenges, Don`t mind extended hours when needed, and enjoy working with new technology. If you are skilled in the following area`s, you should apply. News Operations with a strong emphasis on News production equipment and computer platforms. Satellite / Electronic News Gathering equipment and vehicles. OS , IT and Networking skills moves you to the front of the pack!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or formal electronics/IT training with a with a good track record in the industry. Proficient with Mac / PC. Experience in construction and maintenance of a digital television broadcast plant. Requires the ability to be "on call" for afterhours maintenance of critical system problems and malfunctions. Must have a valid driver`s license with a clean driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume with cover letter, including referral source to: Human Resources, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278, EOE.

DEADLINE: 2013-10-17

On-Air Promotions Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:
You love organization, detail, and have a meticulous mind. You understand a television audience, and you know which viewers would be interested in a Fox drama, and which would love a laugh-out-loud comedy. You know how to be punctual and efficient, and want to maximize every minute of the day to help Fox59 and Channel 4 continue their dominance of the Indianapolis airwaves. Preferred candidates will be familiar with Wide Orbit and Final Cut.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The On-Air Promotion Coordinator will place all promos and snipes using Wide Orbit while maintaining the promotional inventory of WTTV, WXIN and their related digital sub-channels. In addition, the promotional coordinator will be expected to download and customize network and syndicated promos in Final Cut. The OAC will be expected to select and customize PSA from WXIN & WTTV and will be responsible for preparing the quarterly PSA report for the FCC. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS:
Some Wide Orbit experience preferred, some Final Cut experience preferred. Organizational skills a must.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume + cover letter stating position desired and referral source to Human Resources, WXIN, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2013-10-17

Executive Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN-TV Fox59 Indianapolis seeks an Executive Producer to oversee one of fastest growing time period in the market – Fox59 News at 4p-7p. This position will help oversee a newsroom that produces 60 hours of live, local news each week, making it the 5th largest local news producer in the country. The focus of this position is to work with producers on creating the best content through showcasing and using the highest production value possible, while keeping the reporter emphasis on enterprising news stories. Ideal candidate must also be aggressive with breaking news and weather coverage.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Oversees the station`s 10pm newscast and helps oversee the station`s 4-7pm newscasts. Oversees all nightside staff. Contributes and approves web and social media content. Leads daily news meetings where stories are discussed and assigned to reporters. When stories are assigned, makes sure reporters know what is known, what is expected of them. (The focus of the story; where it might play in newscasts; possible production techniques to enhance the story.) Works closely with the assignment desk and other staff on story coverage throughout the day/night. Makes sure program producers are kept informed on developments, changes, etc., throughout the day. Assists producers in selecting stories for their broadcasts. Checks producer formats for pace, flow, graphics and content. Edits reporters` scripts. Assists news director in critiquing daily broadcasts. Has the ability to fill in and produce newscasts. Contributes ideas for news coverage and sweeps stories. Represents station and/or news director at social and community functions.

REQUIREMENTS:
Successful candidate will have an ultra- competitive and winning attitude. Five years previous producing experience or 3 years executive producing experience preferred. Must have a strong understanding of how to get content on all platforms under tight deadlines, with an emphasis on web and social media.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume with cover letter for position desired, plus a non-returnable DVD with your latest newscast to: Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2013-10-17

Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:
FOX 59 WXIN, a Tribune Broadcasting station, seeks an experienced Reporter who thrives on breaking news, enterprising stories and working under tight deadlines. The successful candidate will also regularly post content to the station’s website and social media outlets. Degree in broadcast journalism or related field and at least 3 years anchoring and/or reporting experience in a television newsroom required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Acts as general assignment reporter. Represents WXIN/WTTV-TV to the public viewing audience. Produces stories on regular scheduled newscasts and other programs produced by the station. Consistently contributes story ideas for newscasts with an emphasis on enterprise story ideas. Develops and maintains productive relationship with news contacts and sources. Works with producers, reporters and associate producers on assigned news broadcasts. Regularly posts content to the station`s website and updates social media sites. Answers viewer phone calls and mail. Performs public speaking engagements and makes other appearance deemed important to the station image by management. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS:
College degree in broadcast journalism or a related area of study. At least 3 years experience reporting regularly scheduled news broadcasts on a commercial or public television station and/or reporting for a broadcast news organization. Effective writing skills. Good organizational skills. Must be able to accept constructive feedback and criticism designed to enhance individual`s performance. Ability to appear live in a broadcast to deliver reports in a professional and effective manner. Ability to perform duties and make decisions under deadline pressure. Must have a clear understanding of web and social media outlets.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume, cover letter stating position desired, and referral source plus a non-returnable DVD with your latest newscast to Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2013-10-17

VP/General Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Tribune Broadcasting is seeking a Vice President/General Manger to manage its FOX and CW television stations in Indianapolis. We are seeking creative candidates with the abilities to develop and execute strategic and operating plans; demonstrated excellence with motivating an internally diverse group of professionals and provide the environment for employees to contribute to the station's success.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
Candidates must have at least 7-10 years of senior level management experience in all aspects of television station operations and demonstrated leadership abilities. Strong analytical, communication, relationship management, organizational, and negotiation skills are required. BA degree in business administration, broadcast/entertainment or equivalent related experience preferred. Business travel and entertainment is necessary.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send resume, cover letter stating position desired and referral source to Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2013-10-17

Client Service Manager/Sales Representative

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to prospecting, setting appointments, developing and presenting creative ideas, achieving quarterly sales goals. Candidates are expected to meet with or speak directly to the decision makers, dig deep and uncover the clients needs and develop a custom Client strategy that will work to build a long term relationship with our clients.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
Required Skills: Reising Radio Partners, Inc. is seeking self motivated sales professionals who have what it takes to be successful in media sales.Competitive, outgoing, creative, team player, have a strong work ethic with strong relationship building skills, outstanding selling and closing skills, strong communication skills, motivated to succeed! Sales experience with proven results are encouraged to apply but are not required. Will train qualified individuals. Education Required:High school diploma or higher. Benefits: Vacation,401K, bonuses available and more

HOW TO APPLY:
Send your resume to Jobs@qmix.com & put "Sales Position" in the subject line.

DEADLINE: 2013-10-27

BRAND MANAGER/ON-AIR PERSONALITY (WMGI)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
100.7 MIX-FM based in Terre Haute, IN has an immediate opening for a full-time Brand Manager/Announcer on the Legendary 100.7 MIX-FM (WMGI).

If you`re motivated, organized, have great people skills and a proven track record of Brand Manager/PD experience dominating ratings, apply TODAY!

This is not a starter position; we`re looking for a SUPERSTAR who can light up the phones, Facebook, Twitter, texting, someone who is willing to be responsible for our street presence, and keep our listeners coming back for more!

You will be working for a top-notch Company offering a competitive salary and benefits.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

HOW TO APPLY:
If this rewarding opportunity sounds like you, send your package to Jack Swart, Market Manager, Midwest Communications at jack.swart@mwcradio.com or snail mail to 824 South 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807.

WMGI-FM Radio and Midwest Communications, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2013-10-14

Live - Work - Play in Columbus, Indiana!

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Columbus is home to heritage stations WCSI - WKKG - WINN - WWWY. We`ll be very selective; we owe it to our incredible staff.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
We seek our next market leader: a broadcast pro who has a verifiable track record of being able to motivate, train and, when necessary, personally foster the growth of accounts.

REQUIREMENTS:
We are looking for someone who lives to lead people and understands the unique opportunity that LOCAL Radio provides…and a love for LOCAL sports is good, too! What do we offer? A stable environment, competitive compensation, fantastic staff, excellent community reputation and, when you add it all up, one fine opportunity!

HOW TO APPLY:
Confidential information to David Glass, VP Findlay Publishing Company, P.O. Box 609, Findlay, OH 45840 daveglass@findlayoh.com E.O.E.

DEADLINE: 2013-11-08

News Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:
White River Broadcasting seeks a 'news junkie' to head up its award-winning 4-station news department. Stations include a news/talk AM and 3 music-intensive FM's. You’ll help us craft a contemporary sound built on coverage of the top local news stories on-air and on-line. The selected individual will enjoy a competitive salary and a great benefit package including 401(k).

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Previous news experience is required.

REQUIREMENTS:
You must be Internet-savvy. Duties include handling morning news, covering key meetings and supervise news staff.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send your news philosophy, resume and demo to Station Manager John Foster, P.O. Box 1789, Columbus, IN 47202-1789 or e-mail jfoster@wcsiradio.com. White River Broadcasting is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

DEADLINE: 2014-01-31

Production Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN Fox 59, a Tribune Broadcasting station, seeks a Production Assistant to join Fox 59 Morning News. Bachelor’s degree preferred. At least 1 year previous studio and/or newsroom experience and organizational skills required. Videography skills a plus. Must be able to work sunrise shift, plus weekends.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Running studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board, occasional non-linear editing for morning news. Takes direction well. Good attention to detail. Proactive approach to newsroom and studio operations. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS:
College degree preferred and previous newsroom experience, including internships. Videography skills a plus, organizational skills a must.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume, cover letter stating position desired and referral source to Human Resources, WXIN, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-03-04

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Tribune Broadcasting seeks full-time Master Control Operators to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center. Two years in a broadcast Master Control required. Previous exposure to Louth automation and operation of satellite dishes/receivers a plus. Telecommunications degree or equivalent experience desired. Must be able to work independently during variable hours, including overnights, holidays and weekends.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
College degree in Telecommunications or equivalent experience preferred. At least 2 years` experience in a Master Control required. Computer knowledge and/or automation systems (Louth) preferred. Operation of satellite dish and receiver equipment preferred. Familiarity with server playback and recording preferred. Ability to work independently and work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends. Ability to multi-task and work under deadlines. Knowledge of EAS/Amber Alert systems and weather alert systems preferred. Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems (DGS/Media DVX/VYVX/Pathfire) preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send resume with cover letter stating position desired and referral source to: Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-02-11

PT Non Linear Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Ad Copy (exactly as you wish it to read): WXIN Fox 59, a Tribune Broadcasting station, seeks a Non-Linear Editor to join Fox 59 News part-time. Bachelor’s degree preferred. At least 2 years previous editing experience and organizational skills required. Non-linear editing and videography skills required. Must be able to work weekend shift.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Editing footage for evening & weekend news on Mac Final Cut Pro on-line editing system. Creatively selects appropriate footage for air. Oversees quality of news video. Files and archives news footage. Edits other projects as assigned. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS:
College degree preferred and previous Final Cut Pro or other non-linear editing experience. Videography skills a plus. Organizational skills a must.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume with DVD of work samples, cover letter stating position desired and referral source to Human Resources, WXIN, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-02-11

Marketing Consultant Sought

JOB DESCRIPTION:
White River Broadcasting has an outstanding opening in our advertising sales department. This opportunity provides excellent income for the right person. This position offers an excellent compensation package including salary, plus commission, health and life insurance benefits and 401 (k).

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The “right person” will possess incredible sales and marketing skill-sets, having the ability to help clients achieve their business goals.

REQUIREMENTS:
Strong interpersonal skills are preferred. If you can sell, we can teach you Radio.

HOW TO APPLY:
Contact White River Sales Manager, Bob Morrison, or bobm@wkkg.com. You may also send your resume and cover letter by February 13 to WKKG Radio; Attention: Sales Manager; P. O. Box 1789; Columbus, IN 47202. White River Broadcasting is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

DEADLINE: 2014-02-13

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Tribune Broadcasting seeks full-time Master Control Operators to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center. Two years in a broadcast Master Control required. Previous exposure to Louth automation and operation of satellite dishes/receivers a plus. Telecommunications degree or equivalent experience desired. Must be able to work independently during variable hours, including overnights, holidays and weekends.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
College degree in Telecommunications or equivalent experience preferred. At least 2 years` experience in a Master Control required. Computer knowledge and/or automation systems (Louth) preferred. Operation of satellite dish and receiver equipment preferred. Familiarity with server playback and recording preferred. Ability to work independently and work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends. Ability to multi-task and work under deadlines. Knowledge of EAS/Amber Alert systems and weather alert systems preferred. Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems (DGS/Media DVX/VYVX/Pathfire) preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send resume with cover letter stating position desired and referral source to: Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-03-19

Digital Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN/ Fox59.com & WTTV/ Indianas4.com seek a Digital Account Executive with experience and proven success in most notably digital sales, but not limited to television, newspaper, yellow pages, radio, outdoor, cable, or other B-to-B sales consisting of regular prospecting, cold-calling and face presentations. Knowledge of jpeg, flash, gif, tif and other file formats a plus. Exceptional presentation and communication skills required. Valid driver’s license and good driving record required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor`s degree or equivalent experience in Business/Marketing/Telecommunications or related field. Sales or appropriate related experience and proven success in most notably digital sales, but not limited to television, newspaper, yellow pages, radio, outdoor, cable or other B-to-B sales consisting of regular prospecting, cold-calling and face presentations. Knowledge of jpeg, flash, gif, tif and other file formats are a plus. Strong verbal/written communication and computer skills. Presentation skills. Ability to communicate well with various types of businesses and decision makers. Valid driver`s license and good driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume with cover letter stating position desired and referral source to: Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-03-19

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN/WTTV seeks Account Executives with media or related experience. Candidates must be proven developers of new business and demonstrated ability to service existing accounts. Exceptional presentation and communication skills a must. Valid driver’s license and good driving record required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
Two years previous broadcast sales experience and college degree preferred. Must have valid driver’s license and a good driving record. Candidate will possess an assertive, enthusiastic attitude and be self-motivated. Strong communication, negotiation, computer, math and writing skills required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send resume with cover letter stating position desired and referral source to: Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-03-19

Traffic Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The role of the Traffic Reporter is to provide our viewers with the most up-to-date traffic information as possible in an informative, interesting way. Perform live interviews.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Create graphical presentation of traffic.
  • Supply content to multiple digital platforms.
  • Produce & report for other topics.
  • Conduct assigned interviews.
  • Produce special series & other assigned projects.
  • Community appearances.
  • Stay on top of breaking traffic news throughout newscast.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Good writing and performing skills.
  • Strong on-air presence.
  • Strong knowledge of the city & surrounding metro area.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume, cover letter stating position desired, and referral source plus a non-returnable DVD with your latest newscast to Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-03-19

Traffic Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN/WTTV-TV seeks qualified candidates for a Traffic Coordinator position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, processing incoming commercial and paid programming traffic instructions, tapes, and digital files, assigning info in traffic database, printing daily reports, maintaining the commercial library, and daily log changes when necessary. Attention to detail, organizational skills and computer knowledge a must. Wide Orbit experience a plus.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, processing incoming commercial tapes and traffic instructions daily. This is also responsible for helping to maintain the commercial library. Other duties include inputting traffic instructions into the Wide Orbit traffic system, processing multiple daily dublists and working directly with master control to ensure all materials are present. This position will also be cross-trained on other traffic duties.

REQUIREMENTS:
Attention to detail, organization skills and computer knowledge a must. Wide Orbit experience a plus. Good communication skills and a high school diploma or GED required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume with cover letter noting position desired, referral source and salary requirements to: Human Resources, WTTV/WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-03-04

Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN Fox 59, a Tribune Broadcasting station, seeks a full-time News Photographer to join Fox 59 News. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Minimum 3 years’ experience as a professional news photographer required. At least 2 years previous editing experience and organizational skills required. Non-linear editing skills required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Shoots video of news events, both live and recorded, for news programs. Edits material to match script prepared by reporter, producer or associate producer. May have to cover stories without a reporter or until a decision is made on whether to assign a reporter. Works with reporter to get complete story and makes suggestions on how story should be produced. Edits stories. Suggests stories and/or pictorial essays to assignment desk. Keeps assigned equipment and/or vehicle in good working condition. Makes sure camera equipment and vehicle receive proper and timely maintenance. Ability to set-up remotes to allow transmission of pictures or live from-the-scene reports back to station. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS:
College degree desired. Experience with Final Cut Pro non-linear editing software, and working knowledge of remote/live production. Minimum 3 years experience as news or production photographer preferred. At least 2 years of experience in editing preferred. Strong background in ENG (electronic news gathering) operations. SNG (satellite news gathering) experience preferred. Good organizational skills. Must be able to drive a car. Must have valid Indiana driver`s license and good driving record. Usually 8-hour workdays, 5 days a week; may be required to work additional hours or days. Shift can vary from early morning to late night and can be changed to meet department`s needs. Ability to lift in excess of 50 pounds on a regular basis. Maintains a positive attitude and has a teamwork mentality.

HOW TO APPLY:
Apply online or send resume with work samples, cover letter stating position desired and referral source to Human Resources, WXIN, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. No phone calls, please. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-04-15

Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:
FOX 59 WXIN, a Tribune Broadcasting station, seeks an experienced Reporter who thrives on breaking news, enterprising stories and working under tight deadlines. The successful candidate will also regularly post content to the station`s website and social media outlets. Degree in broadcast journalism or related field and at least 3 years anchoring and/or reporting experience in a television newsroom required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Acts as general assignment reporter. Represents WXIN/WTTV-TV to the public viewing audience. Produces stories on regular scheduled newscasts and other programs produced by the station. Consistently contributes story ideas for newscasts with an emphasis on enterprise story ideas. Develops and maintains productive relationship with news contacts and sources. Works with producers, reporters and associate producers on assigned news broadcasts. Regularly posts content to the station`s website and updates social media sites. Answers viewer phone calls and mail. Performs public speaking engagements and makes other appearance deemed important to the station image by management. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS:
College degree in broadcast journalism or a related area of study. At least 3 years experience reporting regularly scheduled news broadcasts on a commercial or public television station and/or reporting for a broadcast news organization. Effective writing skills. Good organizational skills. Must be able to accept constructive feedback and criticism designed to enhance individual`s performance. Ability to appear live in a broadcast to deliver reports in a professional and effective manner. Ability to perform duties and make decisions under deadline pressure. Must have a clear understanding of web and social media outlets.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send resume, cover letter stating position desired, referral source and salary requirements plus a non-returnable DVD with your latest newscast to Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-04-29

WPE - News Topical Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Promote a winner! Indy's FOX59 News is a strong, dynamic ratings leader and needs a topical promo producer to build on its success. You know topical producing backwards and forwards, and know how to draw an audience without giving the story away. You know how to drive ratings, and enhance brand awareness. This is a rare opportunity to join a creative team at a station that's leading the way in a very competitive market.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The FOX59 News topical producer will work closely with the News and Creative Services departments to create daily topical promos and produced in-show teases for a variety of weekday newscasts. Other duties will include the development of sweeps series promotion and limited image/branding promotion as assigned by department supervisors.

REQUIREMENTS:
Proficiency with Final Cut or similar nonlinear editing system, plus excellent news promo copywriting skills. Ideal candidate has 3 years minimum experience as a news topical producer. Candidate must be able to work independently, take direction and meet tight deadlines.

HOW TO APPLY:
Apply now or please send resume, cover letter stating position desired, referral source and salary requirements plus a non-returnable DVD with your latest newscast to Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-05-15

Production Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Production Tech
Sunflower Broadcasting, Wichita, KS (DMA)
Schurz Communications

Sunflower Broadcasting, Inc., consisting of KWCH-TV, KSCW-TV, and satellite stations KBSD-TV, KBSH-TV, KBSL-TV, is currently accepting applications for a part-time Production Tech. This position is responsible for operating broadcast production equipment for producing newscasts and other special programming. The individual selected will also be responsible for camera shots, audio, and technical direction of the newscasts.

We`re seeking someone 6 months of experience in news operation or in a live broadcast environment. A high school diploma or GED is required as well as a driver`s license with a clean driving record. Some vocational or college is preferred.

The position offers a competitive wage and some benefits such as paid time off, 401(k) and more. KWCH is owned by a wonderful parent company, Schurz Communications, which is headquartered in Mishawaka, IN. More information on Schurz is available via the following link:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7OuMd2ikx7k&feature=youtu.be

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Essential Functions

  • Operates studio camera and Chyron as directed by Producer and/or Director during newscasts or other special programming
  • Responsible for operating the teleprompter, controlling the pace
  • Use non-linear editing when necessary
  • Operate audio board during newscasts or other special programming
  • Responsible for the input and recall of all news graphics for daily newscasts and the construction and input of graphic elements for all production in studio and for mobile services
  • Communicates instructions to talent and guests during live and live-on-tape productions
  • Produce daily/weekly promos
  • Must be able to perform routine studio and set maintenance, including regularly checking and changing studio lights
  • Responsible to make sure studio is clean, ensure set and talent look their best
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned
  • Will be required to operate field cameras and lighting equipment as required while assisting with remote production events
  • Operate robotic cameras
  • Create on-air graphics
  • Responsible for transcription and captioning of programs when required

REQUIREMENTS:
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Basic knowledge of television production
  • Photoshop and After Effects experience a plus.
  • Must be able to maneuver studio cameras and pedestals to different heights, locations and angles
  • Must be able to perform routine studio and set maintenance, including regularly checking and changing studio lights.
  • Working knowledge of studio cameras, Final-Cut Pro, Chyron, and Photoshop
  • Basic knowledge of audio levels
  • Strong initiative and attention to detail is required
  • Must be able to follow written and verbal direction
  • Excellent listening skills, good communication skills required
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Google
  • Must be flexible to work other shifts
  • Must be able to handle high stress situations and pressure deadlines
  • Must be able to work with other departments and work well in a team environment
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Ability to remain positive and foster a positive work environment
  • Must have an energetic attitude and be able to represent all TV stations in public in a positive, professional manner

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested candidates please visit the following web site:

www.schurz.jobs and search Requisition Number SUN1831 to learn more about the position and apply.

DEADLINE: 2014-05-31

General Sales Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN Fox 59/WTTV Indiana’s 4, a Tribune Media Television duopoly is looking for a dynamic General Sales Manager to lead its talented sales, research and traffic teams.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The GSM is responsible for all commercial revenue for WXIN/WTTV, including traditional revenue, digital sales, sales promotions, events and new business development. Candidates must have a proven track record in sales management. Position requires strong background in inventory management, sales strategy, revenue analysis and projections. Strong internal and external communication is a must.

REQUIREMENTS:
Requires ten years of previous broadcast sales experience with at least 5 years of those years in management. College degree or equivalent experience required. Must have valid driver’s license and a good driving record. Candidate will possess an assertive, enthusiastic attitude and be self-motivated. Strong communication, negotiation, computer, math and writing skills required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send resume and cover letter with referral source to: WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278 Attention Human Resources or email lmcgraw@fox59.com EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-05-13

National Sales Account Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN Fox 59/WTTV Indiana’s 4, a Tribune Media Television duopoly is looking for a dynamic General Sales Manager to lead its talented sales, research and traffic teams.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The GSM is responsible for all commercial revenue for WXIN/WTTV, including traditional revenue, digital sales, sales promotions, events and new business development. Candidates must have a proven track record in sales management. Position requires strong background in inventory management, sales strategy, revenue analysis and projections. Strong internal and external communication is a must.

REQUIREMENTS:
Requires ten years of previous broadcast sales experience with at least 5 years of those years in management. College degree or equivalent experience required. Must have valid driver’s license and a good driving record. Candidate will possess an assertive, enthusiastic attitude and be self-motivated. Strong communication, negotiation, computer, math and writing skills required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send resume and cover letter with referral source to: WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278 Attention Human Resources or email lmcgraw@fox59.com EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-04-23

Weekend Lottery Drawings Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN-TV Fox59 Indianapolis seeks a part-time Weekend Lottery Drawings Associate Producer to oversee planning and production of live nightly Hoosier Lottery drawings on Fox59. The focus of this position is to work with on-air talent, Hoosier Lottery personnel and Fox59 News production on creating compelling, fast-paced drawings every night through showcasing and using the highest production value possible. Ideal candidate must be organized, reliable, detail oriented, and able to produce live drawings for television with hard deadlines. Must be available weekend nights (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) and holidays.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Prepares and produces live nightly lottery drawings in studio and control room. Coordinates on-air talent, Hoosier Lottery, and Fox59 efforts to ensure smooth, professional, secure operations during drawings. Collaborates with Hoosier Lottery personnel to write scripts for nightly drawings, based on promotional needs and drawing requirements. Checks drawing information for 100% accuracy both in live broadcasts and online. Distributes video of recorded nightly drawings via ftp to Hoosier Lottery statewide network affiliates on a tight timeline. Contributes to website and social media content for Fox59 and Hoosier Lottery information online. Leads nightly rehearsals where equipment and sets are checked, scripts are discussed and talent is prepared. If technical difficulties arise, works with Hoosier Lottery and Fox59 personnel to follow strict protocol and arrange for proper drawing procedures to take place. Communicates with Fox59 Master Control, Control Room and Hoosier Lottery to keep all informed of developments, changes, potential program conflicts. Communicates and carries out contingency plans during programming conflicts. Contributes ideas for studio blocking, talent promotion, and special events. Also contributes to projects for Fox59 News as assigned. Must be available weekend nights and holidays. Additional hours will be available on occasion both weekday nights and days.

REQUIREMENTS:
Successful candidate will be ultra-organized, flexible, self-motivated and responsible. Two years previous producing experience in a live capacity or 1 year executive producing experience preferred. Must have a strong understanding of how to get content on all platforms under tight deadlines.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send resume and cover letter with referral source to: WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278 - Attention Human Resources. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-06-24

Traffic Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The role of the Traffic Reporter is to provide our viewers with the most up-to-date traffic information as possible in an informative, interesting way. Perform live interviews.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Good writing and performing skills.
  • Strong on-air presence.
  • Strong knowledge of the city & surrounding metro area.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume, cover letter stating position desired, and referral source plus a non-returnable DVD with your latest newscast to Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-04-17

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN/WTTV seeks Account Executives with media or related experience. Candidates must be proven developers of new business and demonstrated ability to service existing accounts. Exceptional presentation and communication skills a must. Valid driver’s license and good driving record required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
Two years previous broadcast sales experience and college degree preferred. Must have valid driver’s license and a good driving record. Candidate will possess an assertive, enthusiastic attitude and be self-motivated. Strong communication, negotiation, computer, math and writing skills required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send resume with cover letter stating position desired and referral source to: Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-06-25

Digital Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN/ Fox59.com & WTTV/ Indianas4.com seek a Digital Account Executive with experience and proven success in most notably digital sales, but not limited to television, newspaper, yellow pages, radio, outdoor, cable, or other B-to-B sales consisting of regular prospecting, cold-calling and face presentations. Knowledge of jpeg, flash, gif, tif and other file formats a plus. Exceptional presentation and communication skills required. Valid driver’s license and good driving record required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor`s degree or equivalent experience in Business/Marketing/Telecommunications or related field. Sales or appropriate related experience and proven success in most notably digital sales, but not limited to television, newspaper, yellow pages, radio, outdoor, cable or other B-to-B sales consisting of regular prospecting, cold-calling and face presentations. Knowledge of jpeg, flash, gif, tif and other file formats are a plus. Strong verbal/written communication and computer skills. Presentation skills. Ability to communicate well with various types of businesses and decision makers. Valid driver`s license and good driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume with cover letter stating position desired and referral source to: Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-06-25

Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN Fox 59 News is in search of a producer who will be a newsroom leader. In addition to being all over breaking news, the successful candidate must contribute story ideas on a daily basis and help generate enterprise stories. This position also requires excellent communication with anchors, reporters and assignment editors. Successful candidate will not only produce for on-air newscast - but also post content to the station’s website and update social media outlets. This position may require editing video for air. Candidates should have 3 years experience of producing, crafting urgent, relevant newscasts. Prior experience in newsroom management a plus.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
FOX 59 News Producer oversees and organizes production elements of the newscast. Generates copy including teases and bumps. May have to edit video for air. Works closely with Executive Producer and Assignment Desk to maximize daily resources and appropriately reflect the news of the day. Resides in the control room during the live newscast. May help train and oversee Associate Producers. Also responsible for posting web content and social media updates. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS:
College degree desired and at least 3 years newsroom experience preferred. Candidates must demonstrate a passion for news, effective writing skills, familiarity with ENG/SNG operations, organizational skills and exceptional communication skills. Leadership ability, positive attitude and creativity a must. Previous management experience a plus.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume with cover letter, including referral source to: Human Resources, WXIN, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-06-19

Multimedia Journalist

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN, Fox59 News is in search of a creative multimedia journalist who excels covering breaking news and developing enterprise stories. Successful candidate will write, shoot and edit most of his/her own stories for on air and online. He/She will also have strong storytelling abilities and develop elements for the web. Successful candidate will understand the immediate deadline of posting stories online and providing social media updates throughout the day. At least 3 years reporting experience preferred.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for writing, shooting and editing most of his/her own stories for on air and online. Consistently generates and submits ideas for news stories. Develops news sources. Posts content to station website and continuously updates social media sites. Represents the station at events designed to promote and enhance the station’s image in the community. Maintains positive relationships with members of community, and knowledge of community affairs. Answers mail, electronic mail and phone calls from viewers. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS:
College degree in journalism or related field preferred. At least three years of broadcast news experience. Excellent journalistic background. Effective writer. Good organizational skills. Must be able to accept constructive direction and criticism designed to enhance individual’s performance. Ability to appear live in a broadcast to deliver reports in a professional and effective manner. Can perform duties and make decisions under deadline pressure. Must be capable of interacting positively and productively with other employees.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume with cover letter, including referral source, plus non-returnable DVD with work samples to: Human Resources, WXIN, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-06-25

Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN Fox 59, a Tribune Broadcasting station, seeks a full-time News Photographer to join Fox 59 News. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Minimum 3 years’ experience as a professional news photographer required. At least 2 years previous editing experience and organizational skills required. Non-linear editing skills required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Shoots video of news events, both live and recorded, for news programs. Edits material to match script prepared by reporter, producer or associate producer. May have to cover stories without a reporter or until a decision is made on whether to assign a reporter. Works with reporter to get complete story and makes suggestions on how story should be produced. Edits stories. Suggests stories and/or pictorial essays to assignment desk. Keeps assigned equipment and/or vehicle in good working condition. Makes sure camera equipment and vehicle receive proper and timely maintenance. Ability to set-up remotes to allow transmission of pictures or live from-the-scene reports back to station. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS:
College degree desired. Experience with Final Cut Pro non-linear editing software, and working knowledge of remote/live production. Minimum 3 years experience as news or production photographer preferred. At least 2 years of experience in editing preferred. Strong background in ENG (electronic news gathering) operations. SNG (satellite news gathering) experience preferred. Good organizational skills. Must be able to drive a car. Must have valid Indiana driver’s license and good driving record. Usually 8-hour workdays, 5 days a week; may be required to work additional hours or days. Shift can vary from early morning to late night and can be changed to meet department’s needs. Ability to lift in excess of 50 pounds on a regular basis. Maintains a positive attitude and has a teamwork mentality.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume with work samples, cover letter stating position desired and referral source to Human Resources, WXIN, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. No phone calls, please. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-06-25

Part Time Non Linear Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN Fox 59, a Tribune Broadcasting station, seeks a Non-Linear Editor to join Fox 59 News part-time. Bachelor’s degree preferred. At least 2 years previous editing experience and organizational skills required. Non-linear editing and videography skills required. Must be able to work weekend shift.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Editing footage for evening & weekend news on Mac Final Cut Pro on-line editing system. Creatively selects appropriate footage for air. Oversees quality of news video. Files and archives news footage. Edits other projects as assigned. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS:
College degree preferred and previous Final Cut Pro or other non-linear editing experience. Videography skills a plus. Organizational skills a must.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume with DVD of work samples, cover letter stating position desired and referral source to Human Resources, WXIN, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-06-25

Production Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN Fox 59, a Tribune Broadcasting station, seeks a Production Assistant to join Fox 59 News. Bachelor’s degree preferred. At least 1 year previous studio and/or newsroom experience and organizational skills required. Videography skills a plus. Must be able to work evenings and weekends.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Running studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board, occasional non-linear editing for morning news. Takes direction well. Good attention to detail. Proactive approach to newsroom and studio operations. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS:
College degree preferred and previous newsroom experience, including internships. Videography skills a plus, organizational skills a must.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume, cover letter stating position desired and referral source to Human Resources, WXIN, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-07-29

Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN Fox 59 News is in search of a producer who will be a newsroom leader. In addition to being all over breaking news, the successful candidate must contribute story ideas on a daily basis and help generate enterprise stories. This position also requires excellent communication with anchors, reporters and assignment editors. Successful candidate will not only produce for on-air newscast - but also post content to the station’s website and update social media outlets. This position may require editing video for air. Candidates should have 3 years experience of producing, crafting urgent, relevant newscasts. Prior experience in newsroom management a plus.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
College degree desired and at least 3 years newsroom experience preferred. Candidates must demonstrate a passion for news, effective writing skills, familiarity with ENG/SNG operations, organizational skills and exceptional communication skills. Leadership ability, positive attitude and creativity a must. Previous management experience a plus.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume with cover letter, including referral source to: Human Resources, WXIN, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-08-28

Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:
FOX 59 WXIN, a Tribune Broadcasting station, seeks an experienced Reporter who thrives on breaking news, enterprising stories and working under tight deadlines. The successful candidate will also regularly post content to the station’s website and social media outlets. Degree in broadcast journalism or related field and at least 3 years anchoring and/or reporting experience in a television newsroom required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Acts as general assignment reporter. Represents WXIN/WTTV-TV to the public viewing audience. Produces stories on regular scheduled newscasts and other programs produced by the station. Consistently contributes story ideas for newscasts with an emphasis on enterprise story ideas. Develops and maintains productive relationship with news contacts and sources. Works with producers, reporters and associate producers on assigned news broadcasts. Regularly posts content to the station’s website and updates social media sites. Answers viewer phone calls and mail. Performs public speaking engagements and makes other appearance deemed important to the station image by management. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS:
College degree in broadcast journalism or a related area of study. At least 3 years experience reporting regularly scheduled news broadcasts on a commercial or public television station and/or reporting for a broadcast news organization. Effective writing skills. Good organizational skills. Must be able to accept constructive feedback and criticism designed to enhance individual’s performance. Ability to appear live in a broadcast to deliver reports in a professional and effective manner. Ability to perform duties and make decisions under deadline pressure. Must have a clear understanding of web and social media outlets.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume, cover letter stating position desired, and referral source plus a non-returnable DVD with your latest newscast to Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-08-23

General Sales Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
This position is an integral part of sales management. The DSM is a progressive, creative thinker who can conceptualize, execute, and close revenue producing ideas that connect our advertiser’s goals to our multimedia digital properties, including, but not limited to, the station websites, apps, social media, off-site partners, and agency services. This position works on the sales management team in tandem with the Local Sales Manager and National Sales Manager in business development for the overall operation; specifically championing digital sales. This position reports directly to the General Sales Manager.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Major responsibilities and efforts include but are not limited to: ● Drive digital revenue growth for the station and company; take revenue share out of the market, and create new digital business - be a part of every local advertiser’s budget. ● Work at a partnership/consultative level as an expert in digital advertising with account executives, agencies, and advertisers. ● Work in tandem with the Local, National, and General Sales Manager in revenue strategy, expense management, training, and overall cross-media revenue production. ● Oversight of all digital sales products, inventory management and pricing strategies. ● Ability to forecast revenue, develop and sustain a business plan to exceed the digital sales budget ● Management of the digital sales pipeline, including the formation of individual AE budgets, regional and national agency business, and 3rd party revenue. ● Coach and deliver sales presentations in tandem with sales people. ● Create strong business relationships and develop a sense of team with the Account Executives and assist with targeting, building, negotiating and closing deals. ● Brainstorm with sales people for creative marketing promotions that leverage the digital and broadcast assets. ● Develop and deliver best practices for digital knowledge among the sales department and clients. ● Partner with News and Creative Services to support the overall growth of our digital audiences through internal strategic objectives. ● Work with the corporate digital team on corporate led sales initiatives, 3rd party revenue channels, and group sales projects. ● Work with 3rd party vendors to support digital initiatives including ad operations, creative, agency services, analytics partners, audience extension partners, contesting and email programs, lead generation, search, and others. ● Produce reporting, and other support functions of Interactive.

REQUIREMENTS:
Desired Skill and Experience: ● Promote a winning, positive culture. Be a team player. Have thick skin, ability to sell up and down. Have passion for the business, your job, and helping clients to be successful. ● 5 years or more experience in sales, promotions, marketing required. Online advertising experience preferred. Sales management experience a plus. ● Ability to translate and communicate problems into opportunities. Creativity and nimbleness is essential. ● Presentation experience, excellent written and verbal communications essential. ● Ability to manage multiple projects, manage time wisely, and prioritize projects and people. ● Strong computer skills, proficiency in PowerPoint, screen sharing, Excel, social media, etc. ● Some technical skills to work with ad tags, analytics, campaign tools.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume with cover letter stating position desired and referral source to: Human Resources, WXIN-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-07-14

Account Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WXIN-TV FOX59 seeks Account Coordinator to assist account executives in providing advertising opportunities and marketing solutions to our customers. Position supports sales effort by coordinating account activity internally while developing skills for possible future account executive role. Bachelor’s degree in sales, marketing or related field and prior sales experience preferred. Strong communication, interpersonal, and computer skills required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Supports sales effort by coordinating advertiser account activity inside the station. Supports account executives and sales management team while developing skills and training for possible future role of Account Executive. Coordinates inter-departmental activity. Performs post-buy analysis. Notifies clients and schedules makegoods. Notifies clients of program changes and late runs. Performs order revisions due to late orders and schedule changes. Researches invoice discrepancies and solicits payment from clients if necessary. Provides spot placement. Coordinates copy instructions with traffic department. Writes up orders. Assists Account Executives with reports as needed. Files contracts and invoices. Checks contracts. Schedules client appointments. Understands ratings and rates. Meets clients when possible.

REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Sales/Marketing or related field. Prior sales experience preferred. Strong communication, interpersonal, and computer skills.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume with cover letter stating position desired, salary requirements and referral source to: Human Resources, WXIN/WTTV-TV, 6910 Network Place, Indianapolis, IN 46278. EOE.

DEADLINE: 2014-08-28

Director of Digital Development - IN/TN

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Do you believe in the power of the Internet to move products and services? Do you see tremendous potential in the growing world of Interactive advertising? Are you outgoing and creative? This is your opportunity to help local businesses grow using the wide reach of the Internet.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Due to recent acquisitions, Midwest Communications Inc. is seeking interactive sales and marketing representatives in Evansville, IN, Nashville, TN and Knoxville, TN. The successful candidate will call on local clients to develop Digital marketing strategies and to sell Digital advertising. Midwest develops complete marketing proposals designed to build Interactive campaigns which grow revenue and increase consumer on-line participation.

REQUIREMENTS:
We are looking for a person with relationship building, presentation, public speaking and computer skills. Prior direct sales experience is preferred. A working knowledge of the Internet is essential for success.

HOW TO APPLY:
If you're ready to join a Digital Broadcasting and Marketing company with locally programmed Radio Stations and Web sites, e-mail Vice President/Digital Operations Andy Gille TODAY at andy.gille@mwcradio.com, fax to Andy’s attention at 715-848-3158 or mail to Andy’s attention at Midwest Communications, 557 Scott Street, Wausau, WI 54403. Midwest Communications, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2014-10-08

Agency Resource Specialist

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Midwest Communications has an immediate opening in Evansville, IN for an Agency Resource Specialist.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
If you’re a top performer who can deliver the following, we’re interested in talking to you: * Strong negotiating skills. * Establish and maintain productive working relationships with agency buyers and personnel. * Accountability – must be goal/numbers oriented. * Disciplined – work with 20-30 agencies on 100+ accounts – all needing a great deal of attention. * Manage and increase sales volume with existing and new agencies. * Be proactive when working with clients – added value/promotions/events/digital. * Be aware of the market and trends.

REQUIREMENTS:
We’re looking for an individual with: * A minimum of 2 years in the marketing/communications field. * Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills. * Ability to work independently. * Proficient working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. * Effective sales, business development/hunting and marketing skills. * Strong time management and organizational skills.

HOW TO APPLY:
Deadline to apply: June 12, 2015. We offer training, a competitive compensation package, a full benefits package and unlimited opportunity for the right candidate. A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required. If you’re ready to start your future TODAY please send your resume to General Sales Manager Paul Brayfield at: paul.brayfield@mwcradio.com; fax 812-426-7928 or mail to Paul Brayfield, Midwest Communications, Inc., 1162 Mt. Auburn Road, Evansville, IN 47720. Midwest Communications is proud to be an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2015-06-12

Promotions Assistant in Evansville, IN

JOB DESCRIPTION:
WIKY-FM, WSTO-FM, WABX-FM and WLFW-FM in Evansville, Indiana has a current opening for a Promotions Assistant. This is the perfect opportunity to get your foot in the door with an outstanding company and cluster of radio stations. If you have a positive attitude with a passion for radio, looking for your first break into the biz, or you want to get back into the business, send us your resume. We are looking for a person who has a strong work ethic, creativity, is self-motivated and extremely organized.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Promotions Assistant will work with both the Programming and Sales staff and reports directly to the Promotions Director. You will work to develop compelling promotional campaigns that benefit the listener, fit with the station's branding and generate revenue.

REQUIREMENTS:
You must possess excellent computer skills, knowledge of multiple graphic and data management software systems, a good understanding of digital marketing and social media and strong written and oral communication skills. The right candidate will be able to coordinate events, multi-task, meet deadlines, supervise station contests, create proposals, represent the stations at events and meetings and develop strong relationships with all internal departments, listeners and clients. You must have a valid driver's license with a good driving record and willing to work flexible hours, including nights and weekends. Also must be able to occasionally lift heavy promotional items or broadcast equipment.

HOW TO APPLY:
If this sounds like you and want an out of the ordinary job working with creative, high energy people on a daily basis, please send your resume TODAY to ellie.zirkelbach@mwcradio.com or mail to: Midwest Communications, Attn: Ellie Zirkelbach, PO Box 6968, Evansville, IN 47719. Midwest Communications is proud to be an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2015-08-26

Brand Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Duke Wright’s Midwest Communications, a privately owned company with market leading radio stations, is recruiting for future Brand Managers to continue the growth of our successful properties. We`re looking for a focused coach to cultivate talent, be a talent, excellent at music scheduling, work and collaborate to maximize sales opportunities and grow our digital platforms.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:
We hire people who are S.W.A.N.`s - Smart, Hardworking, Ambitious and Nice. MWC offers the freedom to create and the opportunity to prosper in a fun environment. Previous programming management experience is necessary for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

To join our excellent team, please submit your air check, resume and programming material to: mwc.jobs@mwcradio.com.

Midwest Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2015-09-08

Advertising Sales / Marketing Consultant

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Do you want to control you own income? Do you want to determine your own day? Do you want to own your own franchise (you)? If you answered yes to these questions, then we need to talk to you about becoming an Advertising Sales Representative for Midwest Communications Inc. in Terre Haute, Indiana.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of success, prospecting skills, outstanding phone/cold calling skills and experience up-selling existing accounts. Proficiency in Word and Excel preferred. A positive attitude is required.

REQUIREMENTS:
We offer the best training in the industry, a full benefits package and the opportunity to earn an outstanding living. A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:
If you are ready to join a winning team, email your cover letter and resume TODAY to Market Manager Amy Dillon at amy.dillon@mwcradio.com, fax to Amy’s attention at 812-234-9999 or snail mail to Amy’s attention to 824 S. 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807. Midwest Communications, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2015-10-12

Office Manager/Sales Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

We are looking for a top-notch office manager/sales assistant who will support the Market Manager and will serve as a liaison with the Corporate Human Resources Director by performing the following duties:

  • Operates telephone system in a friendly, helpful manner.
  • Greets and assists visitors.
  • Implements office and Company policies and procedures.
  • Maintains and distributes new hire packets and reviews for completeness, accuracy prior to forwarding to the HR Director.
  • Maintains attendance records.
  • Purchases office supplies.
  • Reviews accounts payable invoices for accuracy and codes appropriately prior to processing to Market Manager for approval.
  • Maintains various Excel reports as required by the Market Manager/Director of Sales.
  • General office duties such as handling petty cash expenditures, postage/shipping, telephones and other equipment.
  • Many other varied office duties as assigned.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
This position requires a proven track record in multi-tasking, computer skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills and excellent time management skills.

REQUIREMENTS:
We offer a competitive salary and a full benefits package.

HOW TO APPLY:

If you`re interested in becoming a part of a progressive, fast paced team working with a Company that appreciates you, please send your cover letter and resume TODAY to Amy Dillon, Market Manager at: amy.dillon@mwcradio.com; fax 812-234-9999 or snail mail to Amys attention at Midwest Communications, Inc., 824 South 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807.

Midwest Communications, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2015-11-06

Network Administrator

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Midwest Communications Evansville, IN is looking for a Network Administrator who will provide technical administration and maintenance support for PCs, servers, local and/or wide area networks.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The responsibilities of the position include: administer, configure and support of Windows 2003/2008/2012 servers, active directory, DHCP, DNS servers, Windows XP/VISTA/7/8/10 OS, Google Apps, Wide Orbit Radio Station Automation and traffic software; installation of PC hardware, server hardware and peripherals; loads programs and prepares systems and network for users; configure network switches; configure Cisco routers; administer firewalls and Antivirus software; desktop management; manage user accounts, permissions and provide desktop support for end users; and recommend new network architectures to improve performance, storage and reliability.

REQUIREMENTS:
We offer a very competitive salary and a full benefits package. A valid drivers license and a good driving record are requirements for this position. The principal office will be in Evansville, IN with time spent in Terre Haute, IN with our six station group there, as necessary.

HOW TO APPLY:
If this position sounds right for you, send your cover letter and resume TODAY to: Tyson Hinsdill, 557 Scott Street, Wausau, WI 54403; fax 715-848-3158; or e-mail itjob@mwcradio.com. Midwest Communications, a collective of 72 radio stations in an eight state area, is an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2015-12-02

Morning Show Opportunity with WMGI

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Midwest Communications, Inc. has an opening for a full time Morning Show co-host for Top 40 (WMGI) 100.7 in Terre Haute, IN.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Were looking for a motivated, organized, team player who lives out the Top 40 lifestyle. You must be strong in community and listener interaction. You will be live during the week along with a rotating weekend show. This is not a starter positionwe are looking for A Players. You must have solid skills in social media including Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and texting. Count it a plus if you can bring along promotions coordinating experience. We hire S.W.A.N.s (Smart, Works hard, Assertive, Nice).

REQUIREMENTS:
This position offers a competitive salary and full benefits package. A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send a resume, cover letter, audio demo and any other material that represents your skills to: shawn.powers@mwcradio.com or mail to: Shawn Powers, Brand Manager, WMGI-FM Radio, 824 South 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807. Midwest Communications, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2015-12-02

Brand Manager with WSTO

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Legendary CHR Hot 96 WSTO is looking for our next Brand Manager. This is a rare opportunity! All the tools to win! Abundant Signal! Great Team! Daily Fun Encouraged.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Candidates must be able to coach and grow talent, keep the music on target, work and collaborate to maximize sales opportunities and grow our digital platforms.

REQUIREMENTS:
We offer a competitive salary as well as a full benefits package. A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Team players who enjoy working at being the best should send an air check, resume and programming material to: rusty.james@mwcradio.com or snail mail to: Midwest Communications, Inc., Attn: Rusty James, PO Box 6968, Evansville, IN 47719. Midwest Communications is a family owned company and is an equal opportunity employer by choice!

DEADLINE: 2015-12-02

Market Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Are you looking for a solid, respected, recognized long-term broadcasting operation to call home? Midwest Communications, Inc., a family-owned radio group in business for 50 plus years, is accepting applications for a Market Manager with strong sales credentials to oversee our top-rated six station Terre Haute, IN cluster.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The successful candidate for this position will be responsible for providing leadership and direction to sales, programming, engineering, administrative and web along with support staff including training and supervision, and development of a skilled and motivated workforce. This individual will set and ensure achievement of budgets, goals and operational objectives. Developing and executing strategies to respond to customer and listener needs, market demands and competitive opportunities utilizing various programming and sales resources required.

REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants must have a proven track record of sales, revenues and ratings success along with a minimum of 5 years of radio management experience with proven leadership skills in a competitive environment, strong financial and budgetary skills, team orientation, as well as excellent analytical and problem solving skills. Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills are a must. The ability to motivate others and work under pressure is required. We offer a very competitive salary plus incentives along with a great benefit program and the tools and training to succeed.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested candidates should send their cover letter and resume to: mwcjobs@mwcradio.com, fax to: Attn: mwcjobs at (920) 321-2300 or snail mail to: Attn: mwcjobs, 1420 Bellevue Street, Green Bay, WI 54311. Midwest Communications, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

DEADLINE: 2015-12-28

News Anchor/Reporter with WIKY

JOB DESCRIPTION:
104.1 WIKY has an immediate opening for a News Anchor/Reporter in Evansville, Indiana. We offer a competitive salary and a full benefits package. Are you ready to join our award winning news team? Well give you the tools you need to win.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Must be ready to deliver spectacular local news content on the market leader. Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

REQUIREMENTS:
This job requires writing skills and delivery skills. Familiarity with Adobe Audition preferred. A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send your air check, resume and writing samples TODAY to Rusty James at rusty.james@mwcradio.com. Midwest Communications is proud to be an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2015-12-02

Advertising / Marketing Career Opportunity

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Immediate Opening
Advertising / Marketing Career  
Terre Haute, IN
Don’t settle for a “job”!
 

LEARN to be a Marketing Consultant and
have a fun career for the rest of your life!                                     
 

What will you do?

Contact businesses and set appointments to do a Needs Analysis
Conduct a thorough Needs Analysis to discover their Key Marketing Challenges
Develop a unique advertising strategy based on their unique opportunities that you will present in a written proposal
Persuade that business owner to invest in your advertising strategy
Implement the advertising campaign

You will experience every aspect of the Advertising and Marketing industry with a variety of different business categories. After years of this experience and our training, you will be an experienced and qualified Marketing Consultant. You will start with a base salary and then earn commission on your success. You will reap the rewards of your success immediately.

Candidates for this position should be competitive, hard working, driven to succeed, goal oriented, and a self-starter. You must have a past track record of success, leadership, and achievement. An entrepreneurial spirit would be essential in the success of this position. Creative problem solving abilities are a must. A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required for this position.

If you’re serious about being successful in Advertising and Marketing with a winning team, send a resume with an email telling us WHY we should hire YOU to General Sales Manager Dave Wisniewski at dave.w@mwcradio.com or mail to Dave’s attention at 824 South 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807. 

Midwest Communications, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Contact businesses and set appointments to do a Needs Analysis
Conduct a thorough Needs Analysis to discover their Key Marketing Challenges
Develop a unique advertising strategy based on their unique opportunities that you will present in a written proposal
Persuade that business owner to invest in your advertising strategy
Implement the advertising campaign

REQUIREMENTS:

A vlaid drivers license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

If you’re serious about being successful in Advertising and Marketing with a winning team, send a resume with an email telling us WHY we should hire YOU to General Sales Manager Dave Wisniewski at dave.w@mwcradio.com or mail to Dave’s attention at 824 South 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807. 

DEADLINE: 2017-04-15

Night Show Personality

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Midwest Communications, Inc. has an immediate opening for a full time Night Show Personality in Terre Haute, IN.

We ARE the market leader, so if you have an outstanding work ethic, great people skills and a proven track record of dominating ratings, apply TODAY!

This position offers a competitive salary and full benefits package.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The individual were looking for loves both community and listener involvement. You will be live a minimum of 5 nights a week and a weekend shift. Can you light up the phones, Facebook, Twitter, textingand keep your listeners coming back for more? This is not a starter positionwe are looking for SUPERSTARS!!!!

You will also be our assistant production director, so a working knowledge of that department is vital. If you are a motivated and organized team player, someone who lives and breathes radio and gets it, then we want to hear from you!

REQUIREMENTS:
A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required.

HOW TO APPLY:

Send your resume, cover letter and .mp3 demo (no longer than 2 minutes in length) to Steve.Cannon@mwcradio.com OR snail mail to Steves attention at Midwest Communications, 824 S. 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807.

Midwest Communications, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2016-02-15

Marketing Sales Position

JOB DESCRIPTION:
If you are competitive and know sales, this is the job youve been searching for! We will provide the best training in the business and offer a very competitive compensation package and a full benefits package.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Duties include meeting with customers, developing meaningful relationships, developing promotional ideas, attaining sales goals, researching co-op and presenting ideas to customers. Exceptional service a must.

REQUIREMENTS:
Evansvilles top-performing radio group is seeking a Full-Time Marketing Sales Person. If you can meet the following requirements, we want to talk to you: have at least two years of sales experience preferred by not necessary, have great prospecting skills, are a highly motivated individual, have excellent verbal and written communications skills, have exceptional customer service skills and like to be compensated well for hard work. A valid driver's license and a good driving record are required.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please send cover letter and resume TODAY to: Paul Brayfield, General Sales Manager at paul.brayfield@mwcradio.com; fax to Pauls attention at 812-426-7928 or snail mail to Pauls attention at Midwest Communications, 1162 Mt. Auburn Road, Evansville, IN 47720. Midwest Communications, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2016-02-19

General Sales Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Are you ready for a job where YOU decide your own future? Do you have strong leadership and communication skills along with knowledge of pricing strategies and inventory control? Do you understand customer needs? The candidate were looking for has the ability to quickly understand and size up opportunities and/or problems and respond with creative ideas and solutions. Do you have the ability to set and achieve goals and create and execute sales plans as necessary?

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Extensive knowledge of research tools and resources required. In-depth knowledge of and involvement in marketing and business development preferred. Excellent interpersonal, listening and presentation skills along with the ability to develop relationships with support staff, clients, as well as the advertising and buying community is a must. Excellent negotiation, planning, persuasion and decision-making skills required!

REQUIREMENTS:
We offer a competitive salary plus incentives and a full benefits package. A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required.

HOW TO APPLY:
If you are a proven sales professional possessing the above skills, contact Tim Huelsing, Vice-President/Market Manager TODAY at: tim.huelsing@mwcradio.com, mail to Tims attention at: Midwest Communications, Inc., 824 South 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807 or fax to Tims attention at: (812) 234-9999. Midwest Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply!

DEADLINE: 2016-04-04

Advertising/Marketing Position

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Immediate Opening  -  WMGI/WBOW/WDWQ/WDKE/WIBQ RADIO
Advertising / Marketing Career  
Terre Haute, IN

Don`t settle for a "job"! LEARN to be a Marketing Consultant and have a fun career for the rest of your life!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

What will you do?

  • Contact businesses and set appointments to do a Needs Analysis
  • Conduct a thorough Needs Analysis to discover their Key Marketing Challenges
  • Develop a unique advertising strategy based on their unique opportunities that you will present in a written proposal
  • Persuade that business owner to invest in your advertising strategy
  • Implement the advertising campaign

You will experience every aspect of the Advertising and Marketing industry with a variety of different business categories. We have the best training program in the industry allowing you to become an experienced and qualified Marketing Consultant. You will start with a base salary and then earn commission on your success. You will reap the rewards of your success immediately.

REQUIREMENTS:

Candidates for this position should be competitive, hard working, driven to succeed, goal oriented, and a self-starter. You must have a past track record of success, leadership, and achievement. An entrepreneurial spirit would be essential in the success of this position. Creative problem solving abilities are a must. A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

If you’re serious about being successful in Advertising and Marketing with a winning team, send a resume with an email telling us WHY we should hire YOU to General Sales Manager Dave Wisniewski at dave.w@mwcradio.com or mail to Dave’s attention at 824 South 3rd Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807.

Midwest Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2016-05-09

Director of Digital Sales Development

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Director of Digital Sales and Development

WIKY/WSTO/WABX/WLFW-FM Radio & Midwest Communications, Inc. – Evansville, IN

Do you believe in the power of the Internet to move products and services? Do you see tremendous potential in the growing world of Interactive advertising? Are you outgoing and creative?

This is your opportunity to help local businesses grow using the wide reach of the Internet.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Due to recent acquisitions, Midwest Communications Inc. is seeking an interactive sales and marketing representative in Evansville, IN.  The successful candidate will call on local clients to develop Digital marketing strategies and to sell Digital advertising. Midwest develops complete marketing proposals designed to build Interactive campaigns which grow revenue and increase consumer on-line participation.

REQUIREMENTS:

We are looking for a person with relationship building, presentation, public speaking and computer skills. Prior direct sales experience is preferred. A working knowledge of the Internet is essential for success.

We offer a competitive salary, training specific to this position, and a full benefits package.  A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required for this position.

Prior direct sales experience is preferred.  A valid driver's license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

If you're ready to join a Digital Broadcasting and Marketing company with locally programmed Radio Stations and Web sites, e-mail Vice President/Digital Operations, Andy Gille TODAY at andy.gille@mwcradio.com, fax to Andy’s attention at 715-848-3158 or mail to Andy’s attention at Midwest Communications, 904 Grand Avenue, Wausau, WI  54403. 

Midwest Communications, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer by choice.

DEADLINE: 2016-05-31

Mid-day Announcer/Production

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WABX Midday/Production

Evansville, IN

 

Heritage Classic Rock Station, 107.5 WABX has a rare opening for a Midday Host.  Job Duties will include a Voice Tracked Midday Shift and full-time duties in our Production Department. 

The perfect candidate should have on-air experience, great production and imaging skills, a desire to hit the street for public appearances and a great attitude and desire to win! 

Send your aircheck and resume to Operations Manager, Rusty James at rusty.james@mwcradio.com or mail to Rusty’s attention at 1162 Mt. Auburn Road, Evansville, IN  47720.

 

Midwest Communications is an equal opportunity employer by choice.

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

On-air experience, great production and imaging skills.  

REQUIREMENTS:

A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

Send your aircheck and resume to Operations Manager, Rusty James at rusty.james@mwcradio.com or mail to Rusty’s attention at 1162 Mt. Auburn Road, Evansville, IN  47720.

 

DEADLINE: 2016-07-31

On-Air Personalities wanted

JOB DESCRIPTION:

MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS TERRE HAUTE

ON-AIR OPENINGS

It’s called the “Crossroads of America”. Terre Haute, Indiana, home to the Indiana State Sycamores and the great Country giant, WTHI, HI-99; CHR powerhouse, WMGI, Mix 100.7; New Country, WDWQ, Q102.7; Classic Rock WWVR, 98.5 The River and The Talk Station 97.9 WIBQ. We are looking for great personalities to join our Terre Haute winning team of stations. Key skills required include a fun, well prepped show, public appearance skills, social media talent, production and the ability to create ideas.

All of these great stations are owned and operated by Duke Wright’s Midwest Communications. Midwest Communications is a privately owned company which offers a competitive compensation package and full benefits. A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required.

Please send audio and resume to:  STEVE.CANNON@MWCRADIO.COM or U.S. mail to: Steve Cannon, Operations Manager, Midwest Communications, 925 Wabash Avenue, Suite 300, Terre Haute, Indiana 47807.

 No calls please.

 Midwest Communications, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Key skills required include a fun, well prepped show, public appearance skills, social media talent, production and the ability to create ideas.

REQUIREMENTS:

A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please send audio and resume to:  STEVE.CANNON@MWCRADIO.COM or U.S. mail to: Steve Cannon, Operations Manager, Midwest Communications, 925 Wabash Avenue, Suite 300, Terre Haute, Indiana 47807.

DEADLINE: 2017-04-15

Morning Show Host

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WMGI Mix 100.7 TERRE HAUTE

MORNING SHOW HOST

 

It’s called the “Crossroads of America”. Terre Haute, Indiana, home to the Indiana State Sycamores and the great CHR powerhouse, WMGI, Mix 100.7. With 50,000 watts of power, Mix 100.7 offers a huge advantage in the competitive field of Terre Haute radio. You now have an opportunity to join this successful #1rated Morning Show as the host. You will have a co-host and must display a positive and fun approach to entertaining the population of Terre Haute.

Key skills required include a fun, well prepped show, positive interaction with the co-host, public appearance skills, social media talent, production and the ability to create ideas that will secure the growth of this wonderful brand.  Knowledge and ability to relate to the CHR lifestyle is also a key to the success of the job.

WMGI is owned and operated by Duke Wright’s Midwest Communications, a privately owned company offering a competitive compensation package and full benefits. A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required.

Please send audio and resume to: STEVE.CANNON@MWCRADIO.COM or U.S. mail to: Steve Cannon, Operations Manager, WMGI-FM, 824 South 3rd Street, Terre Haute, Indiana 47807. No calls please.

WMGI-FM and Midwest Communications, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Key skills required include a fun, well prepped show, positive interaction with the co-host, public appearance skills, social media talent, production and the ability to create ideas that will secure the growth of this wonderful brand.  Knowledge and ability to relate to the CHR lifestyle is also a key to the success of the job.

REQUIREMENTS:

Prior on-air CHR experience preferred...a valid drivers license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please send audio and resume to: STEVE.CANNON@MWCRADIO.COM or U.S. mail to: Steve Cannon, Operations Manager, WMGI-FM, 824 South 3rd Street, Terre Haute, Indiana 47807. No calls please.

DEADLINE: 2016-09-20

Announcer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Hot 96 WSTO Night Position

Evansville, IN

 

Heritage Top 40 Station, Hot 96 WSTO in Evansville, Indiana is looking for our next night star.  Can you make the phones and social media sizzle at night?  Can you do production and do you love to do remote broadcasts?  If this sounds like   you, we’d love to talk with you about joining our team. 

We offer a competitive salary and a full benefits package.  A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required for this position.

 

            Midwest Communications is an equal opportunity employer by choice.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS:

Prior on-air experience preferred - a valid drivers license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

Send your aircheck and resume to Rusty James at rusty.james@mwcradio.com or mail to Rusty’s attention at 1162 Mt. Auburn Road, Evansville, IN 47720. 

 

DEADLINE: 2016-10-17

Advertising Sales/Marketing Position

JOB DESCRIPTION:

MARKETING SALES POSITION

Evansville, IN

 

If you are competitive and know sales, this is the job you’ve been searching for!

 

Evansville’s top-performing radio group is seeking a Full-Time Marketing Sales Person. If you can meet the following requirements, we want to talk to you:

 

Have at least two years of sales experience preferred but not necessary.
Have great prospecting skills.
Are a highly motivated individual.
Have excellent verbal and written communications skills.
Have exceptional customer service skills.
Like to be compensated well for hard work.
  

We will provide the best training in the business and offer a very competitive compensation package and a full benefits package.

 

Midwest Communications, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties include meeting with customers, developing meaningful relationships, developing promotional ideas, attaining sales goals, researching co-op and presenting ideas to customers. Exceptional service a must.

REQUIREMENTS:

Have at least two years of sales experience preferred but not necessary.   A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please send cover letter and resume TODAY to: Paul Brayfield, General Sales Manager at paul.brayfield@mwcradio.com; fax to Paul’s attention at 812-426-7928 or snail mail to Paul’s attention at Midwest Communications, 1162 Mt. Auburn Road, Evansville, IN  47720.

DEADLINE: 2016-10-17

HOT 96 FM Brand Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

BRAND MANAGER

HOT 96 FM - Evansville, IN

Legendary CHR Hot 96 WSTO is looking for our next Brand Manager.  This is a rare opportunity!  Candidates must be able to coach and grow talent, keep the music on target, work and collaborate to maximize sales opportunities and grow our digital platforms.

 

All the tools to win!  Abundant signal!  Great team!  Daily Fun Encouraged.

 

We offer a competitive salary as well as a full benefits package.  A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required.

 

Team players who enjoy working at being the best should send an aircheck, resume and programming material to: rusty.james@mwcradio.com or snail mail to:  Midwest Communications, Inc., Attn: Rusty James, P.O. Box 6968, Evansville, IN  47719

 

Midwest Communications is a family owned company and is an equal opportunity employer by choice!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Coach and grow talent - keep the music on target - grow digital platforms.  

REQUIREMENTS:

Prior Brand Manager/Program Director experience preferred.  A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

Team players who enjoy working at being the best should send an aircheck, resume and programming material to: rusty.james@mwcradio.com or snail mail to:  Midwest Communications, Inc., Attn: Rusty James, P.O. Box 6968, Evansville, IN  47719

DEADLINE: 2016-12-15

Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a full-time Photographer to work in our Indianapolis, IN location.

The Photographer must be able to creatively capture and edit news video while collaborating with news team on story ideas and/or pictorial essays.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Shoot video of news events, both live and recorded for news program
  • Edit material to match script prepared by reporter, producer or executive producer
  • Set up necessary equipment in order to allow transmissions of pictures or live from-the-scene reports back to the station
  • Responsible for ensuring assigned equipment is returned and in good working condition
  • Notify proper channel when equipment and/or vehicles malfunction
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years’ experience as news or production photographer
  • 2 years’ experience in editing
  • Strong background in ENG (electronic news gathering) operations
  • SNG (satellite news gathering) experience preferred
  • Must have valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to lift in excess of 50 pounds on a regular basis
  • Must be willing to submit to a background

Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the U.S.

HOW TO APPLY:

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approximately 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 32% interest in CareerBuilder, LLC and a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information please visit www.tribunemedia.com. 

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer. 

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-06-02

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an experienced Account Executive to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Account Executive is responsible for the development of new & digital business for WXIN and WTTV. This role will work aggressively to develop action plans that will add value and enhance profitability.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and maintain direct relationships with agencies and clients while driving advertising revenue to achieve target goals
  • Responsible for building new relationships through lead generation, cold calling, research and networking assigned territory to secure new accounts
  • Understand and interpret business objectives and advertising strategies of clients in order to help them achieve those objectives through effective use of media
  • Prepare, schedule and deliver sales presentations
  • Collaborate with internal cross-functional departments to coordinate the purchase of advertising time, placement of the schedule, and availability of production material
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-3 years’ experience in sales
  • Online/digital sales experience preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation and customer service skills
  • Demonstrated ability to close new business
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be proficient with MS Office
  • Must be willing to submit to a background
  • Must have unrestricted authorizaion to work in the US

HOW TO APPLY:

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approximately 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 32% interest in CareerBuilder, LLC and a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information please visit www.tribunemedia.com. 

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer. 

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-04-21

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Associate Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Associate Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Write and provide news content for air
Collaborate with Producers, Executive Producers, Editors and the assignment desk to develop news stories
Evaluate local, state and national/international stories using websites, Twitter, FOX/CBS/CNN/Tribune news services and wires
Learn to fill-in produce
Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or related field (preferred)
1 year of experience in a newsroom (preferred)
Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings, holidays and/or weekends
Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
Must exhibit solid news judgment
Must be accurate and consistent in writing ability
Must be proactive and work well in a team environment
Strong organizational skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be willing to submit to a background
Must have unrestricted authorization to work within the U.S.

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approximately 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 32% interest in CareerBuilder, LLC and a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information please visit www.tribunemedia.com. 

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-05-10

Coordinator, Digital Sales

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Digital Sales Coordinator to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Digital Sales Coordinator will support the sales team with digital sales efforts by demonstrating an understanding of Tribune digital products, reporting on performance and assisting with digital optimization efforts.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor the performance of active digital campaigns; identify opportunity for improvement and communicate to sales team
  • Generate and review data/reporting for client analysis as scheduled or as requested by sales team
  • Independently manage workflow and ensure deadlines are met
  • Coordinate all digital traffic for both stations including 3rd party orders; complete all digital traffic orders timely
  • Work effectively with cross-functional team members on digital sales initiatives
  • Maintain digital inventory tracker
  • Maintain sales sponsored webpages for both stations, as well as create and run contesting developed out of sales department
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred/equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in a sales or agency environment preferred
  • Demonstrated knowledge of digital media platforms
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Experience with salesforce.com or other CRHM tool preferred
  • Must be proficient with MS Office

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approximately 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 32% interest in CareerBuilder, LLC and a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information please visit www.tribunemedia.com. 

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-05-28

PT Production Tech

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred
  • 1+ years relevant experience required
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work weekends, evenings and/or holidays as required
  • Must be willing to submit to a background
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the U.S.

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approximately 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 32% interest in CareerBuilder, LLC and a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information please visit www.tribunemedia.com. 

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-05-28

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Must be willing to submit to a background
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the U.S.

HOW TO APPLY:

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approximately 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 32% interest in CareerBuilder, LLC and a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information please visit www.tribunemedia.com. 

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer. 

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-06-02

News Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

News Anchor/Reporter Needed At Heritage AC WIKY

Evansville, Indiana

 

104.1 WIKY is looking for a News Anchor/Reporter in Evansville, Indiana.  Must be ready to deliver spectacular local news content on the market leader.  Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.  This job requires writing skills and delivery skills. 

We offer a competitive salary and a full benefits package.  A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required.

Are you ready to join our award winning news team?  We’ll give you the tools you need to win.

Send your aircheck, resume and writing samples to Rusty James at rusty.james@mwcradio.com. 

 

104.1 WIKY and Midwest Communications is proud to be an equal opportunity employer by choice.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

This position requires writing skills as well as delivery skills. 

REQUIREMENTS:

A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

Submit aircheck, resume and writing examples to rusty.james@mwcradio.com or mail to Rustys attention at 1162 Mt. Auburn Road, Evansville, IN 47720.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-06-19

Promotion Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Promotion Manager to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Promotion Manager is responsible for promotions and marketing for WXIN/FOX59. This position will supervise the on-air writer/producers and will be responsible for promotion production technologies as well as writing, producing and editing of all on-air, digital and social media promotional materials.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Assist Creative Services Director with the development of marketing strategies and coordination of effective advertising campaigns
  • Collaborate with news managers, reporters and the digital team to effectively promote local news with topical and image promotion
  • Supervise the on-air promotion writer/producers, assign work, coach their performance and provide feedback 
  • Coordinate production of video design materials with the Art Department
  • Work closely with the Traffic Manager and manage all log strategies and schedules regarding placement of on-air promotion on logs
  • Act as the subject matter expert and train writer/producers in the use of all technologies used including computer-based non-linear editing systems, presentation platforms and on-line applications
  • Represent the station with community partners and other outside organizations. Work with CSD to develop and maintain positive community partnerships
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years’ experience in local television preferred
  • Experience in news, entertainment, sports, sales promotion, and/or video production required
  • Experience with non-linear editing, traffic systems and word processing required
    Prior supervisory experience preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-06-24

Assignment Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Assignment Editor to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Assignment Editor will work with everyone in the News department to assign and cover news of the day.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Monitor scanners and field assignment desk phone calls
  • Receive and investigate news tips;
  • Gather and prepare story items for the newscast
  • Assist and sometimes create the digital reporting on respective web pages and social media accounts
  • Support newscast Producers
  • Manage logistics and assign field crews to cover stories
  • Demonstrate sense of urgency with breaking news
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous assignment desk experience
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-07-14

Topical News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Topical News Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Topical News Producer must know how to draw an audience with compelling news spots and excel at enhancing brand awareness on air, online and through social media. This position will be joining a successful creative production team in a very competitive market.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, produce and edit daily topical promos
  • Work with reporters and news managers to produce social media to promote news
  • Collaborate with creative team and cross-functionally with News department to create teases for weekday newscasts on air and through social media
  • Work with manager to understand target audience/viewers in effort to sell brand distinction in promotions
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2 years previous topical news producing or newsroom experience
  • Understand basic tease writing principles
  • Have knowledge of basic social media practices
  • Proficient with Premiere or similar nonlinear editing system
  • Excellent copywriting skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-07-14

Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

 

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-07-15

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred
  • 1+ years relevant experience required
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work weekends, evenings and/or holidays as required

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-11-04

Sales Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Sales Assistant to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Sales Assistant will assist the sales management team with advertising efforts while developing skills and job knowledge for possible future role of Account Executive.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Support the sales management team by coordinating advertiser account activity inside the station
  • Generate and review data/reporting for client analysis
  • Facilitate schedule change communication through various software systems
  • Notify clients of program changes and late runs; create order revision in event of late orders and schedule changes
  • Work cross-functionally with other internal departments to coordinate copy instructions/programming
  • Schedule client appointments and provide AE’s with reporting as requested
  • Review and file contracts and invoices
  • Research invoice discrepancies; solicit payment from clients as necessary
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in support role
  • Prior experience in a sales department preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be proficient with MS Office

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-09

Digital Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an experienced Digital Account Executive to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Digital Account Executive is responsible for the sale and maintenance of digital advertising solutions for WXIN and WTTV. This role will work aggressively to develop action plans that will add value and enhance profitability.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Responsible for creating multi-media promotions and sales campaigns that solve Client needs and problems
  • Work at a partnership/consultative level as an expert in digital advertising with account executives, agencies, and advertisers
  • Work closely with Digital Sales Manager and other designated individuals to keep track of billing and delivery
  • Create strong business relationships and develop a sense of team with the AE’s and assist with prospecting, building plans, negotiating and closing deals
  • Work with 3rd party vendors to support digital initiatives including ad operations, creative, marketing services, analytics partners, contesting and email programs, lead generation, search, and others
  • Provide appropriate month-end and campaign-end analytics and other support functions of interactive
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3 years’ experience in sales, 1-2 years’ preferably in media sales
  • Digital skills to work with ad tags, analytics, and campaign tools required
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, manage time wisely, and prioritize workload and people
  • Excellent negotiation and customer service skills
  • Demonstrated ability to close new business
  • Must be proficient with MS Office

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-09

Traffic Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Traffic Coordinator to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Traffic Coordinator will be a dependable team player focused on log preparation and revenue maximization.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Assist with daily inventory management
  • Enter program timings and check formatting
  • Process incoming commercial and paid programming instructions and digital files
  • Review spot placements for product and/or advertiser conflicts
  • Serve as a back-up to other Traffic positions
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • Wide Orbit experience preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multi-task and meet daily deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-09

Graphic Designer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, Tribune Broadcasting stations, has an opening for a Graphic Designer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Graphic Designer requires a strong sense of animation and 3D design, layout, accuracy and consistency in order to enforce the station’s visual brand.  This role will primarily be responsible for creating, coordinating and maintaining on-air graphics for News, Production and Promotions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Design/create graphics for daily newscasts, specials, commercial and promotional spots
  • Create and produce animated graphic opens and elements for newscasts and promotions
  • Work cross-functionally with internal departments to fulfill station’s graphic needs as needed
  • Contribute to special projects such as digital ads, print work, signage, animation and set design as assigned
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years previous broadcast design experience
  • Strong design, illustration and typographic skills required
  • Experience with Mac OS, Adobe After Effects, Illustrator and Photoshop computer art programs
  • Knowledge and experience with VizRT preferred but not required
  • Knowledge of 3D animation software – Cinema 4D experience preferred
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be available to work station promotional events
  • Ability to work flexible schedule – nights, weekends, holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-24

Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Non-Linear Editor to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Non-Linear Editor will be able to creatively take assigned work from concept to completion.  PLEASE NOTE: This position will also have Hoosier Lottery responsibilities (25% of time)

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Assist with content gathering and story development
  • Create, compile and edit multiple daily newscast packages
  • Work with and support producers and designers to visually enhance information in the newscast
  • Demonstrate sense of urgency with breaking news
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years non-linear editing experience
  • Final Cut Pro X experience required
  • Knowledge of Photoshop, After Effects, Pro Tools a plus
  • Strong creative writing skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-08-31

Technician, Director/TD-1

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Director to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Director will be responsible for the technical directing and guidance of on-air talent and studio crew in order to provide viewers with a professional-looking newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Assist with pre-show prep and post-show promotions
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Coordinate and communicate with show Producers and other studio crew
  • Ensure proper mixing and switching of all studio and remote video sources
  • Effectively supervise and assign crew members as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

Bachelors’ degree preferred

  • 2-4 years directing live and taped programs
  • Proficiency with Ross Overdrive automation or similar required
  • Audio board experience required
  • Studio production skills a plus
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work under the regular pressure of live broadcasts and operational deadlines
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-09-08

Promotions Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Promotions Writer/Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Promotions Writer/Producer must be a highly motivated and creative individual who can write and produce promotional announcements, campaigns and social media/digital marketing. This position will be joining a successful creative production team in a very competitive market.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, produce and edit on-air news promotions, including announcements, campaigns and social media/digital marketing
  • Responsible for managing all aspects of the promotions production process including shooting, lighting, graphics, videography, non-linear editing and post production
  • Collaborate with creative team and cross-functionally with the News department

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3-5 years previous creative services experience in a broadcasting, agency or post-production environment
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite required
  • Proficient with Premiere or similar non-linear editing system
  • Proficient with DSLR cameras, sound and lighting
  • Must have strong organizational skills, ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer. 

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 
 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-09-03

Producer, Topical News

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Topical News Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Topical News Producer must know how to draw an audience with compelling news spots and excel at enhancing brand awareness on air, online and through social media. This position will be joining a successful creative production team in a very competitive market.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, produce and edit daily topical promos
  • Work with reporters and news managers to produce social media to promote news
  • Collaborate with creative team and cross-functionally with News department to create teases for weekday newscasts on air and through social media
  • Work with manager to understand target audience/viewers in effort to sell brand distinction in promotions
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2 years previous topical news producing or newsroom experience
  • Understand basic tease writing principles
  • Have knowledge of basic social media practices
  • Proficient with Premiere or similar nonlinear editing system
  • Excellent copywriting skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-09-13

Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Execute newscasts with minimal errors and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-10-21

Executive Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Executive Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Executive Producer must be a proven newsroom leader looking for a challenging opportunity.  This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing newscasts.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Overall responsibility for newscasts, including oversight on story selection, content, and production
  • Work with team to create innovative news content; able to think differently and critically
  • Collaborate with Editors, Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Step in and write, edit and produce as needed
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Provide regular feedback on newscast with staff, both as a team and individually
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 5 years previous news producing experience
  • Supervisory experience highly preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-10-22

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred
  • 1+ years relevant experience required
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work weekends, evenings and/or holidays as required

HOW TO APPLY:

WXIN Is An Equal Opportunity Employer

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-01-15

Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Director to work in our Indianapolis location.

 

The Director will be responsible for the technical directing and guidance of on-air talent and studio crew in order to provide viewers with a professional-looking newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Assist with pre-show prep and post-show promotions
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Coordinate and communicate with show Producers and other studio crew
  • Ensure proper mixing and switching of all studio and remote video sources
  • Effectively supervise and assign crew members as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred
  • 2-4 years directing live and taped programs
  • Proficiency with Ross Overdrive automation or similar required
  • Audio board experience required
  • Studio production skills a plus
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work under the regular pressure of live broadcasts and operational deadlines
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-11-10

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Associate Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Associate Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write and provide news content for air
  • Collaborate with Producers, Executive Producers, Editors and the assignment desk to develop news stories
  • Evaluate local, state and national/international stories using websites, Twitter, FOX/CBS/CNN/Tribune news services and wires
  • Learn to fill-in produce
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or related field preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1 year of experience in a newsroom preferred
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings, holidays and/or weekends
  • Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
  • Must exhibit solid news judgment
  • Must be accurate and consistent in writing ability
  • Must be proactive and work well in a team environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-11-25

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an experienced Account Executive to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Account Executive is responsible for the development of new & digital business for WXIN and WTTV. This role will work aggressively to develop action plans that will add value and enhance profitability.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Develop and maintain direct relationships with agencies and clients while driving advertising revenue to achieve target goals
  • Responsible for building new relationships through lead generation, cold calling, research and networking assigned territory to secure new accounts
  • Understand and interpret business objectives and advertising strategies of clients in order to help them achieve those objectives through effective use of media
  • Prepare, schedule and deliver sales presentations
  • Collaborate with internal cross-functional departments to coordinate the purchase of advertising time, placement of the schedule, and availability of production material
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-3 years’ experience in sales
  • Online/digital sales experience preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation and customer service skills
  • Demonstrated ability to close new business
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be proficient with MS Office

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer. 

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-11-26

Media Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Media Coordinator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Media Coordinator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system; supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Train and maintain knowledge of Master Control Operations and automation system used
  • Acquire and verify all shows, commercials and other materials are ready for air on all stations. Research and contact appropriate sources for missing material
  • Prep duties will include syndicated programs, movies, and paid programs
  • Collaborate and work effectively with various station Traffic departments and master control HUB
  • Responsible for maintaining the CompuSat database and scheduling of recordings
  • Maintain files and storage space on video server hard drives
  • Utilize knowledge of all FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, logging closed captioning and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act to ensure stations remain compliant
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Previous knowledge/experience of content delivery systems, IP-based equipment, and Audio/Video monitoring gear.
  • Should be experienced with CompuSat and/or RF and satellite reception equipment, and have experience and understanding of satellite feeds.
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, nights, holidays and weekends

WXIN is an equal opportunity employer

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-11-29

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred
  • 1+ years relevant experience required
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work weekends, evenings and/or holidays as required

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-21

Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Execute newscasts with minimal errors and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-20

Editor, Managing

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Managing Editor to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Managing Editor is a senior management position that will supervise operations of our content gathering center that provides news coverage for WTTV/WXIN.  This person will oversee the story selection process for daily newscasts, as well as planning for upcoming major news events.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Manage the day to day flow of information into the newsroom on all platforms for both stations
  • Management responsibilities include hiring, training and performance evaluation of reporter staff
  • Provide editorial judgment and guidance to reporters in developing, setting up and producing stories and enterprise reporting
  • Establish coverage beat system to make sure important content areas are covered
  • Be the catalyst for enterprise and investigative stories that are unique to FOX59/CBS4
  • Provide strategic oversight of special projects and sweeps coverage for both stations
    Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 5-7 years in a Managing Editor position
  • Supervisory experience required
  • Superior writing skills and news judgment
  • Capable of managing a staff while making decisions under pressure
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

WTTV/WXIN is an equal opportunity employer.

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-17

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an experienced Account Executive to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Account Executive is responsible for the development of new & digital business for WXIN and WTTV. This role will work aggressively to develop action plans that will add value and enhance profitability.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Develop and maintain direct relationships with agencies and clients while driving advertising revenue to achieve target goals
  • Responsible for building new relationships through lead generation, cold calling, research and networking assigned territory to secure new accounts
  • Understand and interpret business objectives and advertising strategies of clients in order to help them achieve those objectives through effective use of media
  • Prepare, schedule and deliver sales presentations
  • Collaborate with internal cross-functional departments to coordinate the purchase of advertising time, placement of the schedule, and availability of production material
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-3 years’ experience in sales
  • Online/digital sales experience preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation and customer service skills
  • Demonstrated ability to close new business
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be proficient with MS Office

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer. 

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-16

Weather Anchor, Weekend

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a weekend Meteorologist to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Meteorologist will have experience reporting on severe weather and will be able to use a broad range of technology. This position will pitch, shoot and write weather-related stories, and will utilize social media tools for expanding weather coverage.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Present weather forecasts for broadcast and digital platforms
  • Pitch, shoot, write and edit weather/science-related stories for assigned newscasts.
  • tilize graphics and video as necessary to explain forecasts
  • Report from the field/do live shots on stories related to weather, environment, community events, etc.
  • Remain informed on the latest weather data gather/delivery trends
  • Respond to breaking and/or severe weather events as required
  • Represent the station during community events and station-sponsored activities
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in meteorology or atmospheric science preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2-4 years previous broadcast meteorology experience preferred
  • AMS/NWA and/or Certified Board Meteorologist preferred
  • Strong on-air presentation; must be credible, personable and passionate
  • Ability to make decisions under pressure
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights, early mornings, weekends and holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

WHNT is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-27

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Associate Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Associate Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write and provide news content for air
  • Collaborate with Producers, Executive Producers, Editors and the assignment desk to develop news stories
  • Evaluate local, state and national/international stories using websites, Twitter, FOX/CBS/CNN/Tribune news services and wires
  • Learn to fill-in produce
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1 year of experience in a newsroom preferred
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings, holidays and/or weekends
  • Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
  • Must exhibit solid news judgment
  • Must be accurate and consistent in writing ability
  • Must be proactive and work well in a team environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

HOW TO APPLY:

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-27

Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2017-12-30

Meteorologist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Meteorologist to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Meteorologist will have experience reporting on severe weather and will be able to use a broad range of technology. This position will pitch, shoot and write weather-related stories, and will utilize social media tools for expanding weather coverage.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Present weather forecasts for broadcast and digital platforms
  • Pitch, shoot, write and edit weather/science-related stories for assigned newscasts.
  • Utilize graphics and video as necessary to explain forecasts
  • Report from the field/do live shots on stories related to weather, environment, community events, etc.
  • Remain informed on the latest weather data gather/delivery trends
  • Respond to breaking and/or severe weather events as required
  • Represent the station during community events and station-sponsored activities
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in meteorology or atmospheric science preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3-5 years previous broadcast meteorology experience preferred
  • AMS/NWA and/or Certified Board Meteorologist preferred
  • Strong on-air presentation; must be credible, personable and passionate
  • Ability to make decisions under pressure
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights, early mornings, weekends and holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

WXIN Is An Equal Opportunity Employer

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-01-10

Radio Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

POSITION – ENGINEER

We currently have an opening for a full-time Engineer for our Terre Haute and Evansville radio properties. 

The successful candidate will have a strong background in the operation and maintenance of analog transmitters, digital transmitters, microwave systems and remote control systems.  I/T experience preferred.  Knowledge of FCC regulations is required.  This individual must be able to work with minimal supervision and willing to work some nights and weekends. 

Qualified candidates should send their letter of application and resume to Tim Huelsing, Vice President/Market Manager at tim.huelsing@mwcradio.com or mail to Tim’s attention at Midwest Communications, Inc., 1162 Mt. Auburn Road, Evansville, IN 47720.  

 

Midwest Communications, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer by choice.  

 

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Should have a strong background in the operation and maintenance of analog transmitters, digital transmitters, microwave systems and remote control systems.  I/T experience preferred.  Knowledge of FCC regulations is required.

REQUIREMENTS:

A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

Qualified candidates should send their letter of application and resume to Tim Huelsing, Vice President/Market Manager at tim.huelsing@mwcradio.com or mail to Tim’s attention at Midwest Communications, Inc., 1162 Mt. Auburn Road, Evansville, IN 47720.  

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-31

Lead, Shift Master Control

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television
  • roadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends

HOW TO APPLY:

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer. 

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-01-20

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred
  • 1+ years relevant experience required
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work weekends, evenings and/or holidays as required

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-01-17

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred; relevant experience required
  • 1+ years television studio operations experience
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-01-26

Weekend Meteorologist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a weekend Meteorologist to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Meteorologist will have experience reporting on severe weather and will be able to use a broad range of technology. This position will pitch, shoot and write weather-related stories, and will utilize social media tools for expanding weather coverage.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Present weather forecasts for broadcast and digital platforms
  • Pitch, shoot, write and edit weather/science-related stories for assigned newscasts. Utilize graphics and video as necessary to explain forecasts
  • Report from the field/do live shots on stories related to weather, environment, community events, etc.
  • Remain informed on the latest weather data gather/delivery trends
  • Respond to breaking and/or severe weather events as required
  • Represent the station during community events and station-sponsored activities
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in meteorology or atmospheric science preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2-4 years previous broadcast meteorology experience preferred
  • AMS/NWA and/or Certified Board Meteorologist preferred
  • Strong on-air presentation; must be credible, personable and passionate
  • Ability to make decisions under pressure
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights, early mornings, weekends and holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

WXIN is an equal opportunity employer.

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-02-12

Promotions Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Promotions Writer/Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Promotions Writer/Producer must be a highly motivated and creative individual who can write and produce promotional announcements, campaigns and social media/digital marketing. This position will be joining a successful creative production team in a very competitive market.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Write, produce and edit on-air news promotions, including announcements, campaigns and social media/digital marketing
  • Responsible for managing all aspects of the promotions production process including shooting, lighting, graphics, videography, non-linear editing and post production
  • Collaborate with creative team and cross-functionally with the News department
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3-5 years previous creative services experience in a broadcasting, agency or post-production environment
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite required
  • Proficient with Premiere or similar non-linear editing system
  • Proficient with DSLR cameras, sound and lighting
  • Must have strong organizational skills, ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment

Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer. 

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-03-04

Part Time Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred
  • 1+ years relevant experience required
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work weekends, evenings and/or holidays as required

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-03-04

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer. 

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-03-18

Assignments Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Assignment Editor to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Assignment Editor will work with everyone in the News department to assign and cover news of the day.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor scanners and field assignment desk phone calls
  • Receive and investigate news tips; Gather and prepare story items for the newscast
  • Assist and sometimes create the digital reporting on respective web pages and social media accounts
  • Support newscast Producers
  • Manage logistics and assign field crews to cover stories
  • Demonstrate sense of urgency with breaking news
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous assignment desk experience
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-03-09

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer. 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-03-14

Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a weekend Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Execute newscasts with minimal errors and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-04-05

Shift Lead/MCO

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a full-time Shift Lead/Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Shift Lead/Master Control Operator will have reporting and operator responsibilities as part of their day-to-day job responsibilities.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Ability to perform responsibilities of the Master Control Operator and operate all equipment associated with the master control system; make corrections and adjustments to playlist, program preparation
  • Gather daily/weekly reporting and deliver to appropriate parties; act as point of contact for questions regarding reporting analysis
  • Support Master Control Manager with performance management feedback and review of shift team
  • Assist with development of department training; ensure new team members are fully trained on new and existing equipment and able to operate the station within federal requirements. Provide group and individual training as identified
  • Assure adequate staffing on the master control function by overseeing scheduling and fulfilling regular shift responsibilities
    • Responsible for clear and concise documentation of problems and discrepancies
  • Lead by example and facilitate a positive work environment
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in Telecommunications or equivalent experience required
  • 5 - 3 years in Master Control required
  • Previous shift lead experience preferred
  • Computer knowledge and automation systems required
  • Operation of satellite dish and receiver equipment preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording preferred
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-04-18

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Associate Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Associate Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Write and provide news content for air
  • Collaborate with Producers, Executive Producers, Editors and the assignment desk to develop news stories
  • Evaluate local, state and national/international stories using websites, Twitter, FOX/CBS/CNN/Tribune news services and wires
  • Learn to fill-in produce
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1 year of experience in a newsroom preferred
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings, holidays and/or weekends
  • Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
  • Must exhibit solid news judgment
  • Must be accurate and consistent in writing ability
  • Must be proactive and work well in a team environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-04-27

MCO/Operations Technician-7

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer. 

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-04-26

Intern

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has multiple openings for Interns to work in our Indianapolis location.

We are looking for Interns interested in producing and/or reporting positions within a newsroom environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Write and post to social media accounts
  • Assist Executive Producers and Producers
  • Observe and assist with news/content gathering process; observe how scripts/segments are written, edited and delivered on-air
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be eligible to work in the US
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university OR a recent graduate of an accredited college or university in the last six months
  • Junior or Senior-level standing preferred
  • Major or previous coursework in broadcast journalism, communications or related major
  • Previous internship experience in a professional newsroom preferred

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-04-27

Executive Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Executive Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Executive Producer must be a proven newsroom leader looking for a challenging opportunity.  The ideal candidate is a strong communicator, proven newsroom leader, and can understand and incorporate brand initiatives for two distinct stations.  This is a great opportunity in a growing city, and a highly competitive news environment. This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing newscasts.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Overall responsibility for newscasts, including oversight on story selection, content, and production
  • Work with team to create innovative news content; able to think differently and critically
  • Collaborate with Editors, Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Step in and write, edit and produce as needed
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Provide regular feedback on newscast with staff, both as a team and individually
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 5 years previous news producing experience
  • Supervisory experience highly preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, early mornings, weekends and holidays

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-02

Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a full-time Photographer to work in our Indianapolis, IN location.

The Photographer must be able to creatively capture and edit news video while collaborating with news team on story ideas and/or pictorial essays.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Shoot video of news events, both live and recorded for news program
  • Edit material to match script prepared by reporter, producer or executive producer
  • Set up necessary equipment in order to allow transmissions of pictures or live from-the-scene reports back to the station
  • Responsible for ensuring assigned equipment is returned and in good working condition
  • Notify proper channel when equipment and/or vehicles malfunction
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years’ experience as news or production photographer
  • 2 years’ experience in editing
  • Strong background in ENG (electronic news gathering) operations
  • SNG (satellite news gathering) experience preferred
  • Must have valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to lift in excess of 50 pounds on a regular basis

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-04-29

Director/Tech Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Director to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Director will be responsible for the technical directing and guidance of on-air talent and studio crew in order to provide viewers with a professional-looking newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with pre-show prep and post-show promotions
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Coordinate and communicate with show Producers and other studio crew
  • Ensure proper mixing and switching of all studio and remote video sources
  • Effectively supervise and assign crew members as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred
  • 2-4 years directing live and taped programs
  • Proficiency with Ross Overdrive automation or similar required
  • Audio board experience required
  • Studio production skills a plus
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work under the regular pressure of live broadcasts and operational deadlines
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays.  

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer.

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-09

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends

HOW TO APPLY:

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-09

Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a full-time Photographer to work in our Indianapolis, IN location.

The Photographer must be able to creatively capture and edit news video while collaborating with news team on story ideas and/or pictorial essays.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Shoot video of news events, both live and recorded for news program
  • Edit material to match script prepared by reporter, producer or executive producer
  • Set up necessary equipment in order to allow transmissions of pictures or live from-the-scene reports back to the station
  • Responsible for ensuring assigned equipment is returned and in good working condition
  • Notify proper channel when equipment and/or vehicles malfunction
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years’ experience as news or production photographer
  • 2 years’ experience in editing
  • Strong background in ENG (electronic news gathering) operations
  • SNG (satellite news gathering) experience preferred
  • Must have valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to lift in excess of 50 pounds on a regular basis

HOW TO APPLY:

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer. 

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-18

PT Associate Lottery Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part time Lottery Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be flexible and ready to learn new things. This role will encompass producing, studio direction, online elements and working with clients.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Coordinate nightly Hoosier Lottery live drawings
  • Work with control room, Lottery security and Lottery hosts to air clean drawings every night
  • Distribute drawings to affiliates across the state
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new things and think on your feet
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

HOW TO APPLY:

Equal Employment Opportunity

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-30

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-19

Manager, National Sales

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a National Sales Manager to work in our Indianapolis location.

The primary role of the National Sales Manager is to direct the sales team into achieving the station revenue and share goals, while also enhancing station relationships with key advertisers.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Manage national sales to achieve and exceed budget
  • Establish and implement strategic plans to grow market share
  • Develop effective sales presentations to generate incremental revenue
  • Create value for clients by making customer service a key trait with team members
  • Travel frequently to key markets for sales calls and to build strong relationships
  • Pursue digital and NTR opportunities
  • Manage and control expenses
  • Manage, train and develop a Sales Assistant
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • Broadcast/television sales experience required
  • Management experience preferred
  • Knowledge of Nielson, Wide Orbit, and qualitative research preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation and customer service skills
  • Must be proficient with MS Office
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-19

Assignments Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Assignment Editor to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Assignment Editor will work with everyone in the News department to assign and cover news of the day.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Monitor scanners and field assignment desk phone calls
  • Receive and investigate news tips; Gather and prepare story items for the newscast
  • Assist and sometimes create the digital reporting on respective web pages and social media accounts
  • Support newscast Producers
  • Manage logistics and assign field crews to cover stories
  • Demonstrate sense of urgency with breaking news
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous assignment desk experience
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Equal Employer Opportunity

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-02

MCO/Operations Technician-10

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV has an opening for a Master Control Hub Operator.  Operators need to be able to work in a fast paced environment with other Master Control Operators.  MCOs operate state of the art broadcast equipment including but not limited to automated on-air playback systems, satellite receiving equipment and server based media storage systems. Oversee transmitter remote, take transmitter readings.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Must be able to make quick decisions and have the ability to react quickly to changing conditions. Must be able to monitor multiple streams for quality control of audio, video, and closed captioning.  Operator may assist in training other operators in attaining new skills or training new employees on station specific equipment and operations. Effectively communicate with other departments regarding on-air and operational situations. Occasionally moves throughout the station and the department to coordinate work requirements. Good computer skills a must.

REQUIREMENTS:

High school diploma required and college degree preferred. Prefer candidates that have 1-2 years’ experience as a Master Control Operator, Hub experience a bonus. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States and submit to a background check.

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Equal Opportunity Employer

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-02

Master Control Operator-2

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV has an opening for a Master Control Hub Operator.  Operators need to be able to work in a fast paced environment with other Master Control Operators.  MCOs operate state of the art broadcast equipment including but not limited to automated on-air playback systems, satellite receiving equipment and server based media storage systems. Oversee transmitter remote, take transmitter readings.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Must be able to make quick decisions and have the ability to react quickly to changing conditions. Must be able to monitor multiple streams for quality control of audio, video, and closed captioning.  Operator may assist in training other operators in attaining new skills or training new employees on station specific equipment and operations. Effectively communicate with other departments regarding on-air and operational situations. Occasionally moves throughout the station and the department to coordinate work requirements. Good computer skills a must.

REQUIREMENTS:

High school diploma required and college degree preferred. Prefer candidates that have 1-2 years’ experience as a Master Control Operator, Hub experience a bonus. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-02

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV has an opening for a Master Control Hub Operator.  Operators need to be able to work in a fast paced environment with other Master Control Operators.  MCOs operate state of the art broadcast equipment including but not limited to automated on-air playback systems, satellite receiving equipment and server based media storage systems. Oversee transmitter remote, take transmitter readings.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Must be able to make quick decisions and have the ability to react quickly to changing conditions. Must be able to monitor multiple streams for quality control of audio, video, and closed captioning.  Operator may assist in training other operators in attaining new skills or training new employees on station specific equipment and operations. Effectively communicate with other departments regarding on-air and operational situations. Occasionally moves throughout the station and the department to coordinate work requirements. Good computer skills a must.

REQUIREMENTS:

High school diploma required and college degree preferred. Prefer candidates that have 1-2 years’ experience as a Master Control Operator, Hub experience a bonus. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States and submit to a background check.

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-01

Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Execute newscasts with minimal errors and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employer Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-31

Advertising Sales Marketing Position

JOB DESCRIPTION:

MARKETING SALES POSITION - WIKY/WSTO/WABX/WLFW Radio - Evansville, IN

If you are competitive and know sales, this is the job you’ve been searching for!

Evansville’s top-performing radio group is seeking a Full-Time Marketing Sales Person. If you can meet the following requirements, we want to talk to you:

Have at least two years of sales experience preferred but not necessary.
Have great prospecting skills.
Are a highly motivated individual.
Have excellent verbal and written communications skills.
Have exceptional customer service skills.
Like to be compensated well for hard work.

Duties include meeting with customers, developing meaningful relationships, developing promotional ideas, attaining sales goals, researching co-op and presenting ideas to customers. Exceptional service a must.

A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required.

We will provide the best training in the business and offer a very competitive compensation package and a full benefits package.

Please send cover letter and resume TODAY to: Paul Brayfield, General Sales Manager at paul.brayfield@mwcradio.com; fax to Paul’s attention at 812-426-7928 or snail mail to Paul’s attention at Midwest Communications, 1162 Mt. Auburn Road, Evansville, IN  47720.

 

Midwest Communications, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties include meeting with customers, developing meaningful relationships, developing promotional ideas, attaining sales goals, researching co-op and presenting ideas to customers. Exceptional service a must.

REQUIREMENTS:

Have at least two years of sales experience preferred but not necessary.
Have great prospecting skills.
Are a highly motivated individual.
Have excellent verbal and written communications skills.
Have exceptional customer service skills.
Like to be compensated well for hard work.

Valid drivers license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please send cover letter and resume TODAY to: Paul Brayfield, General Sales Manager at paul.brayfield@mwcradio.com; fax to Paul’s attention at 812-426-7928 or snail mail to Paul’s attention at Midwest Communications, 1162 Mt. Auburn Road, Evansville, IN  47720.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-05-31

Oper, Master Control

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

HOW TO APPLY:

Equal Employment Opportunity

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-08

Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an MMJ to work in our Indianapolis location.

The MMJ must have an engaging on-air personality and the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more. This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WXIN/WTTV, the station websites and social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings
  • Shoot, edit, write and produce news stories including vo’s, vo/sot’s and packages
  • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years MMJ experience
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-14

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Reports To: Master Control Manager

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-14

Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a full-time Photographer to work in our Indianapolis, IN location.

The Photographer must be able to creatively capture and edit news video while collaborating with news team on story ideas and/or pictorial essays.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Shoot video of news events, both live and recorded for news program
  • Edit material to match script prepared by reporter, producer or executive producer
  • Set up necessary equipment in order to allow transmissions of pictures or live from-the-scene reports back to the station
  • Responsible for ensuring assigned equipment is returned and in good working condition
  • Notify proper channel when equipment and/or vehicles malfunction
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Reports to Chief Photographer

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years’ experience as news or production photographer
  • 2 years’ experience in editing
  • Strong background in ENG (electronic news gathering) operations
  • SNG (satellite news gathering) experience preferred
  • Must have valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to lift in excess of 50 pounds on a regular basis
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authoruization to work in the United States

Equal Opportunity Employer

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-14

Technician, Production

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred; relevant experience required
  • 1+ years television studio operations experience
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Opportunity Employer

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-10

Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Part-time Editor to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Part-time Editor will be able to creatively take assigned work from concept to completion.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Assist with content gathering and story development
  • Create, compile and edit multiple daily newscast packages
  • Work with and support producers and designers to visually enhance information in the newscast
  • Demonstrate sense of urgency with breaking news
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years non-linear editing experience
  • Final Cut Pro X experience required
  • Knowledge of Photoshop, After Effects, Pro Tools a plus
  • Strong creative writing skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work flexible schedule – nights, weekends, holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-08

Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Execute newscasts with minimal errors and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-30

Producer, News

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Execute newscasts with minimal errors and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-06-28

Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Reporter to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Reporter must have an engaging on-air personality and the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more. This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WXIN/WTTV, the station websites and social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings
  • Develop and execute enterprise content on a consistent basis
  • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years Reporter experience
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-13

Oper, Master Control

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
    Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States
     

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-13

Manager, Digital Content

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Digital Content Manager to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Digital Content Manager will focus on originating, supporting and growing two dynamic local news websites and multiple social media platforms. Ideal candidate must be innovative and be able to work with multiple departments at the station. This position will manage a digital team and work collaboratively with the newsroom to create content that will engage viewers on every platform. If you love digital and creating new ways to reach news users online, then this is the job for you.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage the daily tasks of all digital contributors
  • Work with news management to coordinate the daily news operations for websites and digital platforms, including social media
  • Set up processes and workflows to enable content to get to all media platforms in an efficient manner, including sales and marketing support
  • Create, write, edit and publish engaging online content for the station’s websites and social media platforms. Identify and work “top” web stories to maximize engagement
  • Manage and analyze analytics and make suggestions as necessary in order to engage and grow viewers
  • Train News staff on social media best practices; communicate social media initiatives, changes and trends
  • Set digital expectations and hold teams accountable for meeting goals. Conduct performance reviews and provide ongoing performance feedback to digital team
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3-5 years’ newsroom/online news experience preferred
  • Management/supervisory experience preferred
  • Excellent writing and copy-editing skills
  • Must understand basic journalism legal principles
  • Excellent attention to detail, strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Utilize AP style, as well as best web-production practices and story packaging
  • Experience working with online metrics and analytics
  • Working knowledge of web-design tools such as HTML, CMS, site development, Adobe Creative Cloud products and FTP programs preferred.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-13

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Associate Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Associate Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Write and provide news content for air 
  • Collaborate with Producers, Executive Producers, Editors and the assignment desk to develop news stories
  • Evaluate local, state and national/international stories using websites, Twitter, FOX/CBS/CNN/Tribune news services and wires
  • Learn to fill-in produce
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1 year of experience in a newsroom preferred
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings, holidays and/or weekends
  • Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
  • Must exhibit solid news judgment
  • Must be accurate and consistent in writing ability
  • Must be proactive and work well in a team environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-13

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-20

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-14

Content, Executive Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Executive Producer of Content to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Executive Producer of Content must have a strong understanding of newscast production and how to develop content for different audiences. This individual will be a strong news writer who loves to creatively construct stories. This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, innovative ideas for developing multi-platform stories for dual brands.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Responsible for coordinating the selection and execution of content for on-air newscasts and digital/social platforms
  • Lead reporting team in the creative process of brainstorming, developing and launching story pitches
  • Collaborate with reporters, producers, executive producers and digital team to define a clear content goal for each reporter that speaks to both the FOX and CBS brands
  • Develop, implement and oversee effective content workflow strategies and procedures
  • Manage team of Reporters and MMJ’s; provide regular feedback, both as a team and individually
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 5 years’ previous newsroom reporting experience
  • Management/supervisory experience highly preferred
  • Advanced writing and story constructing skills
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including mornings, nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-19

Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Execute newscasts with minimal errors and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-16

Account Executive, Sales

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an experienced Account Executive to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Account Executive is responsible for the development of new & digital business for WXIN and WTTV. This role will work aggressively to develop action plans that will add value and enhance profitability.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Develop and maintain direct relationships with agencies and clients while driving advertising revenue to achieve target goals
  • Responsible for building new relationships through lead generation, cold calling, research and networking assigned territory to secure new accounts
  • Understand and interpret business objectives and advertising strategies of clients in order to help them achieve those objectives through effective use of media
  • Prepare, schedule and deliver sales presentations
  • Collaborate with internal cross-functional departments to coordinate the purchase of advertising time, placement of the schedule, and availability of production material
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-3 years’ experience in sales
  • Online/digital sales experience preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation and customer service skills
  • Demonstrated ability to close new business
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be proficient with MS Office
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-22

Marketing/Advertising Sales Position

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Advertising/Digital Sales Position - WIKY/WABX/WSTO/WLFW Radio - Evansville

If you are competitive and know sales, this is the job you’ve been searching for!

Evansville’s top-performing radio group is seeking a Full-Time Marketing Sales Person. If you can meet the following requirements, we want to talk to you:

•           Have at least two years of sales experience preferred but not necessary.

•           Have great prospecting skills.

•           Are a highly motivated individual.

•           Have excellent verbal and written communications skills.

•           Have exceptional customer service skills.

•           Like to be compensated well for hard work.

Duties include meeting with customers, developing meaningful relationships, developing promotional ideas, attaining sales goals, researching co-op and presenting ideas to customers. Exceptional service a must.

A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required.

We will provide the best training in the business and offer a very competitive compensation package and a full benefits package.

Please send cover letter and resume TODAY to: Paul Brayfield, General Sales Manager at paul.brayfield@mwcradio.com; fax to Paul’s attention at 812-426-7928 or snail mail to Paul’s attention at Midwest Communications, 1162 Mt. Auburn Road, Evansville, IN  47720.

Midwest Communications, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties include meeting with customers, developing meaningful relationships, developing promotional ideas, attaining sales goals, researching co-op and presenting ideas to customers. Exceptional service a must.

REQUIREMENTS:

Have at least two years of sales experience preferred but not necessary.

Have great prospecting skills.

Are a highly motivated individual.

Have excellent verbal and written communications skills.

Have exceptional customer service skills.

A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please send cover letter and resume TODAY to: Paul Brayfield, General Sales Manager at paul.brayfield@mwcradio.com; fax to Paul’s attention at 812-426-7928 or snail mail to Paul’s attention at Midwest Communications, 1162 Mt. Auburn Road, Evansville, IN  47720.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-15

PT Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred; relevant experience required
  • 1+ years television studio operations experience
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
    Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-08

MCO/Operations Technician-8

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-04

Producer, PM

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Execute newscasts with minimal errors and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-04

Local Sales Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Local Sales Manager to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Local Sales Manager will build a cohesive team, develop strategies, create, communicate and execute sales plans/initiatives to exceed expected revenue goals. The right candidate for this position will possess a client-centric mind set and an understanding of solution-based selling.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Oversee negotiations for local business and new business development
  • Monitor, control and maximize sales inventory
  • Develop and execute strategies to increase revenue share
  • Maintain relationships with local clients and agencies
  • Conduct quarterly review of all accounts including previous year spending, current status and projected spending
  • Participate in weekly inventory management meetings giving feedback on local pending business and market conditions
  • Contribute ideas, strategies and creation of sales packages and research materials
  • Work closely with Director of Sales and Director of Local Sales in preparation for annual budget process
  • Manage, train and develop Account Executives and a Sales Assistant
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • Broadcast/television sales experience required
  • Management experience required; demonstrated ability to motive sales executives
  • Demonstrated ability to develop client relationships
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Nielson, Wide Orbit, Comscore, Scarborough, and Kantar preferred
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Excellent negotiation and customer service skills
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check. Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-02

Journalist, Multi-Media

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an MMJ to work in our Indianapolis location.

The MMJ must have an engaging on-air personality and the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more. This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WXIN/WTTV, the station websites and social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings
  • Shoot, edit, write and produce news stories including vo’s, vo/sot’s and packages
  • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years MMJ experience
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-12

Photographer, AM

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a full-time Photographer to work in our Indianapolis, IN location.

The Photographer must be able to creatively capture and edit news video while collaborating with news team on story ideas and/or pictorial essays.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Shoot video of news events, both live and recorded for news program
  • Edit material to match script prepared by reporter, producer or executive producer
  • Set up necessary equipment in order to allow transmissions of pictures or live from-the-scene reports back to the station
  • Responsible for ensuring assigned equipment is returned and in good working condition
  • Notify proper channel when equipment and/or vehicles malfunction
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years’ experience as news or production photographer
  • 2 years’ experience in editing
  • Strong background in ENG (electronic news gathering) operations
  • SNG (satellite news gathering) experience preferred
  • Must have valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to lift in excess of 50 pounds on a regular basis
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must ahve unrestricted to authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-09

Editor, Non-Linear/TD

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a full-time Editor to work in our Indianapolis location.

The full-time Editor will be able to creatively take assigned work from concept to completion.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with content gathering and story development
  • Create, compile and edit multiple daily newscast packages
  • Work with and support producers and designers to visually enhance information in the newscast
  • Demonstrate sense of urgency with breaking news
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years non-linear editing experience
  • Final Cut Pro X experience required
  • Knowledge of Photoshop, After Effects, Pro Tools a plus
  • Strong creative writing skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work flexible schedule – nights, weekends, holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-15

Director/Tech Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Director to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Director will be responsible for the technical directing and guidance of on-air talent and studio crew in order to provide viewers with a professional-looking newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Assist with pre-show prep and post-show promotions
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Coordinate and communicate with show Producers and other studio crew
  • Ensure proper mixing and switching of all studio and remote video sources
  • Effectively supervise and assign crew members as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred
  • 2-4 years directing live and taped programs
  • Proficiency with Ross Overdrive automation or similar required
  • Audio board experience required
  • Studio production skills a plus
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work under the regular pressure of live broadcasts and operational deadlines
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-31

Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Part-time Editor to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Part-time Editor will be able to creatively take assigned work from concept to completion.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Assist with content gathering and story development
  • Create, compile and edit multiple daily newscast packages
  • Work with and support producers and designers to visually enhance information in the newscast
  • Demonstrate sense of urgency with breaking news
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years non-linear editing experience
  • Final Cut Pro X experience required
  • Knowledge of Photoshop, After Effects, Pro Tools a plus
  • Strong creative writing skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work flexible schedule – nights, weekends, holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States 

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-31

Digital Promotions Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Digital Promotions Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Digital Promotions Producer must be a highly motivated and creative individual who can write and produce promotional announcements, short-form videos and campaigns for all station social media/digital marketing and OTT platforms. This position will also manage all social media for station events and partnerships and manage staffing and execution of station outside events in partnership with Promotion Manager. This position will be joining a successful creative production team in a very competitive market.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write and post video and digital content on social media accounts for both stations; create and post web pages and digital ads on station promotions, events and contests.
  • Promote station events, contests and apps through creative social media efforts to increase engagement, brand awareness and downloads
  • Assist in the management of station community events including staffing and event execution
  • Write, shoot and edit video segments for websites and social media, as well as on air promotions when necessary
  • Create graphics for station social media such as Facebook cover photos and Snapchat posts
  • Collaborate with creative team and cross-functionally with the News department in effort to grow ratings, traffic to the station websites and general awareness of our digital platforms
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2 years previous professional experience in social media including Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter and Instagram
  • Experience with HTML and Word Press preferred
  • Experience with Adobe After Effects, Photoshop and Premiere
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Must have strong organizational skills, ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work independently, as well as effectively collaborate with internal/external stakeholders
  • Ability to work holidays and/or weekends
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-31

Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Execute newscasts with minimal errors and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-31

Journalist, Multimedia

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Reporter to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Reporter must have an engaging on-air personality and the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more. This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WXIN/WTTV, the station websites and social media

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings
  • Develop and execute enterprise content on a consistent basis
  • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years Reporter experience
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-31

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-01

Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Execute newscasts with minimal errors and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-13

Topical News Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, Tribune Broadcasting stations, have an opening for a Topical News Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Topical News Producer must know how to draw an audience with compelling news spots and excel at enhancing brand awareness. This position will be joining a successful creative production team in a very competitive market.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, produce and edit daily topical promos for on-air and digital platforms
  • Collaborate with creative team and cross-functionally with News department to create effective teases and show opens for weeknight newscasts
  • Research, review and understand target audience/viewers in effort to sell brand distinction in promotions
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • Experience with social media platforms and digital best practices preferred
  • 1-3 years previous topical news producing or newsroom experience preferred
  • Knowledge of basic tease writing principles
  • Proficient with Premiere or similar nonlinear editing system
  • Excellent copywriting skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-12

Sales Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Sales Assistant to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Sales Assistant will assist the sales management team with advertising efforts while developing skills and job knowledge for possible future role of Account Executive.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Support the sales management team by coordinating advertiser account activity inside the station
  • Generate and review data/reporting for client analysis
  • Facilitate schedule change communication through various software systems
  • Notify clients of program changes and late runs; create order revision in event of late orders and schedule changes
  • Work cross-functionally with other internal departments to coordinate copy instructions/programming
  • Schedule client appointments and provide AE’s with reporting as requested
  • Review and file contracts and invoices
  • Research invoice discrepancies; solicit payment from clients as necessary
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in support role
  • Prior experience in a sales department preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be proficient with MS Office
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-13

Photographer (NE)

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Photographer to work in our Indianapolis, IN location.

The Photographer must be able to creatively capture and edit news video while collaborating with news team on story ideas and/or pictorial essays.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Shoot video of news events, both live and recorded for news program
  • Edit material to match script prepared by reporter, producer or executive producer
  • Set up necessary equipment in order to allow transmissions of pictures or live from-the-scene reports back to the station
  • Responsible for ensuring assigned equipment is returned and in good working condition
  • Notify proper channel when equipment and/or vehicles malfunction
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years’ experience as news or production photographer
  •  years’ experience in editing
  • Strong background in ENG (electronic news gathering) operations
  • SNG (satellite news gathering) experience preferred
  • Must have valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to lift in excess of 50 pounds on a regular basis
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted to authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-29

FT Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Associate Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Associate Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write and provide news content for air
  • Collaborate with Producers, Executive Producers, Editors and the assignment desk to develop news stories
  • Evaluate local, state and national/international stories using websites, Twitter, FOX/CBS/CNN/Tribune news services and wires
  • Learn to fill-in produce
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1 year of experience in a newsroom preferred
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings, holidays and/or weekends
  • Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
  • Must exhibit solid news judgment
  • Must be accurate and consistent in writing ability
  • Must be proactive and work well in a team environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-23

Journalist, Multimedia

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an MMJ to work in our Indianapolis location.

The MMJ must have an engaging on-air personality and the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more. This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WXIN/WTTV, the station websites and social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings
  • Shoot, edit, write and produce news stories including vo’s, vo/sot’s and packages
  • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years MMJ experience
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-09-22

Traffic Programming Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Tribune Media Company has an opening for a full time Traffic Programming Coordinator. This position will be located in Indianapolis, IN.

The Traffic Programming Coordinator supports a number of primary stations and sub channels. This position is responsible for maintaining network and syndicated program schedules and any changes within the WideOrbit traffic system, thereby ensuring accurate avail counts for the station sales and traffic departments.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor program changes issued by each Network/Local Market and process them within 24 hours. If the change issued affects the current week, then process immediately. Maintain all network/local formats accordingly.
  • Maintain a consistent 13 weeks of programming in the WideOrbit traffic system for all main and sub channels
  • Provide alternate programming logs as requested by the station for all sports, live events, etc.
  • Establish effective communication with each station Traffic Manager
  • Work closely with other members of the traffic programming group and provide back up when necessary
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Minimum 2 years’ traffic experience in electronic media
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, equivalent experience required
  • Extensive knowledge of WideOrbit
  • Able to quickly learn new technology and new tasks
  • Strong leadership, analytical, and organizational skills
  • Must be able to work under time constraints and manage deadlines
  • Ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment
  • Accuracy and attention to detail required
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-10-19

Technician, Production

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred; relevant experience required
  • 1+ years television studio operations experience
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-10-19

Account Executive, Sales

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an experienced Account Executive to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Account Executive is responsible for the development of new & digital business for WXIN and WTTV. This role will work aggressively to develop action plans that will add value and enhance profitability.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Develop and maintain direct relationships with agencies and clients while driving advertising revenue to achieve target goals
  • Responsible for building new relationships through lead generation, cold calling, research and networking assigned territory to secure new accounts
  • Understand and interpret business objectives and advertising strategies of clients in order to help them achieve those objectives through effective use of media
  • Prepare, schedule and deliver sales presentations
  • Collaborate with internal cross-functional departments to coordinate the purchase of advertising time, placement of the schedule, and availability of production material
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-3 years’ experience in sales
  • Online/digital sales experience preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation and customer service skills
  • Demonstrated ability to close new business
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be proficient with MS Office
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authoirzation to work in the United States

Equal Employment Oppportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-11-01

Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Execute newscasts with minimal errors and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-11-01

News Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a News Director to work in our Indianapolis location.

This is one of the preeminent jobs in broadcasting, heading up a single newsroom producing 90 hours of content each week for the leading news brands in Indianapolis. The News Director will be responsible for 180+ multi-platform journalists, creating the vision and executing the strategy that will continue to drive audience ratings and the online success of these legacy stations.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Oversee all aspects of the news operation, leading the daily editorial process and executing multi-platform coverage for two separate brands.
  • Supervise overall coverage of breaking news, investigative reporting, special projects, special event and political coverage. Make digital/social platforms a key component of everything we do.
  • Exhibit outstanding leadership and interpersonal skills. Hire and develop top quality journalists, coach dynamic and effective managers, oversee talent and newsroom staff, review and evaluate, reward and discipline as needed. Address complaints and resolve problems promptly.
  • Drive a culture of creativity, teamwork and excellence on all platforms. Be cognizant of industry opportunities and challenges and innovate solutions.
  • Develop and manage the newsroom budget and provide guidance for capital resources.
    Collaborate with station departments to identify and execute strategies to take advantage of station opportunities.
  • Utilize research across diverse sources to grow newscasts and digital footprint across the DMA.
  • Seek out and develop community contacts and opportunities.

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 7-10 years’ newsroom management experience within a top 50 market television station; multiple market experience preferred
  • Proven journalistic skills and knowledge of worldwide news events required
  • Exceptional leadership and organizational skills to produce 90 hours per week of content across multiple platforms
  • Must possess strong, effective communication and leadership skills, directing a large and diverse news staff to maintain a consistent and high-quality news product on-air and online
  • Visionary thinker, excellent strategy and tactics development
  • Excellent coaching, training, problem-solving
  • Energetic, able to multi-task in a dynamic environment
  • Broad knowledge of the digital space
  • Self-motivated; doesn’t wait for direction but cognizant of organizational communication needs
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-10-29

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred; relevant experience required
  • 1+ years television studio operations experience
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-11-01

WVUB Production Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Vincennes University is seeking applicants for the position of Production Manager for WVUB radio. This position is a full-time support staff position with benefits.

 

The Production Manager works closely with the General Manager and the Program Director to create the overall sound and image of the station across all platforms.

 

The ideal candidate will have the ability to manage multiple projects with strict deadlines and be able to exercise sound judgment in decision making. This person will be organized and results oriented with the ability to work with and through others to accomplish common goals.

 

This position reports to the WVUB General Manager and the Director of Operations.

Benefits:

 

Candidate will be eligible for most benefits available to a full-time employee of Vincennes University. More information can be found by visiting the Benefits page of the VU website: http://vinu.edu/human-resources.

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities of the position are:

 

Oversee the production and insertion of all advertising campaigns including local, regional, national and barter ads.
Produce and host on-air programs as designated by the General Manager.
Create and execute best practices for the Production Department.
Work with Director of Underwriting and Traffic department to ensure underwriting announcements air as scheduled and meet underwriting guidelines.
Write and produce promotional and underwriting on-air copy.
Write and produce content for station website and social media platforms.
Participate in regular meetings with the General Manager along with Director of Underwriting, Program Director and other staff as needed.
Work with students, faculty, and media partners as directed.
Maintain a positive attitude to ensure great relations with our staff, listeners, and clients.
Participate in remote broadcasts and other station promotions and events.
Occasional nights and weekends required.
Other station tasks as needed as assigned by the General Manager.

REQUIREMENTS:

Successful candidates will have:

 

Associates Degree in Broadcasting/Media, or related field.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations.
Ability to use common broadcast equipment.
Must hold a valid driver’s license.
Must be able to lift 50 pounds when reaching overhead, bending and twisting.
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high-growth, rapidly changing culture and environment.
Additional qualifications preferred.

 

Working knowledge of Wide Orbit or similar radio automation software.
Work experience in a radio broadcast environment.
Ability to relate to the audience and have a strong listener interaction.
Experience working with remote broadcast equipment.
Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and similar products.
Familiarity with Adobe, PowerPoint, and WordPress.
Excellent customer service skills with attention to details.

HOW TO APPLY:

How to Apply:

 

Interested applicants should submit a VU application, cover letter, and resume including contact information for three references to Human Resources by email at jobs@vinu.edu or mail to Vincennes University, Human Resources, 1002 North First Street, Vincennes, IN 47591.

 

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Interviews may be held concurrently with the advertising period.

 

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please note the selected candidate may be required to submit to a criminal background check.

 

Vincennes University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

 

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-01-01

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscast
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred; relevant experience required
  • 1+ years television studio operations experience
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-11-09

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Associate Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Associate Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write and provide news content for air
  • Collaborate with Producers, Executive Producers, Editors and the assignment desk to develop news stories
  • Evaluate local, state and national/international stories using websites, Twitter, FOX/CBS/CNN/Tribune news services and wires
  • Learn to fill-in produce
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1 year of experience in a newsroom preferred
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings, holidays and/or weekends
  • Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
  • Must exhibit solid news judgment
  • Must be accurate and consistent in writing ability
  • Must be proactive and work well in a team environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must hvae unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Oppportunity

#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-11-08

Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

POSITION – ENGINEER

We currently have an opening for a full-time Engineer for our Terre Haute and Evansville radio properties. 

The successful candidate will have a strong background in the operation and maintenance of analog transmitters, digital transmitters, microwave systems and remote control systems.  I/T experience preferred.  Knowledge of FCC regulations is required.  This individual must be able to work with minimal supervision and willing to work some nights and weekends. 

Qualified candidates should send their letter of application and resume to Tim Huelsing, Vice President/Market Manager at tim.huelsing@mwcradio.com or mail to Tim’s attention at Midwest Communications, Inc., 1162 Mt. Auburn Road, Evansville, IN 47720.  

 

Midwest Communications, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer by choice.  

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The successful candidate will have a strong background in the operation and maintenance of analog transmitters, digital transmitters, microwave systems and remote control systems.  I/T experience preferred.  Knowledge of FCC regulations is required.  This individual must be able to work with minimal supervision and willing to work some nights and weekends.

REQUIREMENTS:

A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

Qualified candidates should send their letter of application and resume to Tim Huelsing, Vice President/Market Manager at tim.huelsing@mwcradio.com or mail to Tim’s attention at Midwest Communications, Inc., 1162 Mt. Auburn Road, Evansville, IN 47720.  

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-11-12

Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Photographer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Photographer must be able to creatively capture and edit news video while collaborating with news team on story ideas and/or pictorial essays.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Shoot video of news events, both live and recorded for news program
  • Edit material to match script prepared by reporter, producer or executive producer
  • Set up necessary equipment in order to allow transmissions of pictures or live from-the-scene reports back to the station
  • Responsible for ensuring assigned equipment is returned and in good working condition
  • Notify proper channel when equipment and/or vehicles malfunction
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years’ experience as news or production photographer
  • 2 years’ experience in editing
  • Strong background in ENG (electronic news gathering) operations
  • SNG (satellite news gathering) experience preferred
  • Must have valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to lift in excess of 50 pounds on a regular basis
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Equal Employment Oppportunity

#TBMB

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-12-02

Oper, Master Control

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Equal Employment Opportunity

#TBMB

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-12-02

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have restricted authorization to work in the United States 

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-02-20

Anchor/Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Anchor/Reporter to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Anchor/Reporter will be an experienced journalist who can handle major news, breaking news and is a proven leader with editorial content and viewers.   This person must be assertive in the newsroom and work cohesively with management and crew staff.  This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WXIN/WTTV, the station websites and social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Responsible for providing on-air news both in studio and live in the field
  • Evaluate news leads and pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings; participate in the editorial process
  • Contribute, write and/or proofread stories on assigned broadcasts
  • Develop and execute enterprise content on a consistent basis
  • Participate in station community and promotional events
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 5 years’ experience as an Anchor and/or Reporter
  • Strong on-air presentation; must be credible, personable and passionate
  • Perform duties and make decisions under extreme pressure
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

 

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HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-12-29

Producer, News

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Execute newscasts with minimal errors and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-12-26

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Equal Employment Opportunity
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Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-01-04

WVUB Traffic Specialist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WVUB Traffic Specialist

Part Time Support Staff

SUMMARY

The WVUB Traffic Specialist has an eye for detail and a passion for broadcast media as they work on developing daily traffic logs, generate billing and reconciling underwriting accounts

 

This is a part-time support staff position with a weekly schedule of 25 hours. Those hours are to be spread out within a work week of Monday through Friday, and within a work day of 8am-4:30pm.

This position reports to the WVUB General Manager.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

·         Creates daily logs for WVUB in Natural Log

·         Inserts orders for WVUB

·         Generates billing invoices & statements on all accounts monthly (on the first Monday after the 4th Sunday)

·         Responsible for receiving payments and depositing those payments at the Bursar’s Office

·         Arranges delivery method for weekly Blazer prize pack certificates to winners

·         Creates all certificates for prize packs, unless supplied by client

·         Generate affidavits on all requested accounts and arranges notarization of affidavits (done at the same time as monthly billing)

·         Responsible for documentation of all Co-Op scripts

·         Prepares commission reports for WVUB’s contracted sales representative

·         Updates avail sheet as needed and email to Programming Director, General Manager and contracted sales representative

·         Responsible for tracking all documentations on trade/donation agreements.

·         Update Copy ID# as needed

·         Responsible for monthly reports to VU accounting, including billing report, AR, Deposits & Spreadsheet

·         Responsible for all make up spots if WVUB is off-air for a period of time

·         Tracks all monthly special event sponsorship, including client and total order amount

·         Reconciles Bursar’s monthly statement to match all deposits

 

REQUIREMENTS:

SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES WILL HAVE:

·         Minimum of an Associate’s Degree in Broadcasting or related field

·         Excellent bookkeeping, writing and speaking skills

BENEFITS:

This position does not qualify for benefits.

HOW TO APPLY:

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references to Vincennes University, Human Resources, 1002 North First Street, Vincennes, IN 47591 or email to jobs@vinu.edu.

Vincennes University is committed to diversity in the college community.

AA/EOE

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-02-28

Weekend Anchor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Weekend Anchor/Reporter to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Weekend Anchor/Reporter will be an experienced journalist who can handle major news, breaking news and is a proven leader with editorial content and viewers.   This person must be assertive in the newsroom and work cohesively with management and crew staff.  This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WXIN/WTTV, the station websites and social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Anchor regularly scheduled newscasts for weekend newscast
  • Responsible for providing on-air news both in studio and live in the field
  • Evaluate news leads and pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings; participate in the editorial process
  • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Participate in station community and promotional events
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years Anchor/Reporter experience
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-01-20

Assignment Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Assignment Editor to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Assignment Editor will work with everyone in the News department to assign and cover news of the day.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor scanners and field assignment desk phone calls
  • Receive and investigate news tips; Gather and prepare story items for the newscast
  • Assist and sometimes create the digital reporting on respective web pages and social media accounts
  • Support newscast Producers
  • Manage logistics and assign field crews to cover stories
  • Demonstrate sense of urgency with breaking news
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous assignment desk experience
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-01-21

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have restricted authorization to work in the United States 

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-01-17

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an entry level Account Executive to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Account Executive is responsible for the development of new & digital business for WXIN and WTTV. This role will work aggressively to develop action plans that will add value and enhance profitability.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and maintain direct relationships with agencies and clients while driving advertising revenue to achieve target goals
  • Responsible for building new relationships through lead generation, cold calling, research and networking assigned territory to secure new accounts
  • Understand and interpret business objectives and advertising strategies of clients in order to help them achieve those objectives through effective use of media
  • Prepare, schedule and deliver sales presentations
  • Collaborate with internal cross-functional departments to coordinate the purchase of advertising time, placement of the schedule, and availability of production material
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-3 years’ experience in sales or relative field
  • Online/digital sales experience preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation and customer service skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be proficient with MS Office
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity
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HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-02-01

Digital Content Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Digital Content Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Digital Content Producer will primarily focus on originating, supporting and maintaining a dynamic station website that will grow WXIN/WTTV’s digital audience while increasing engagement with viewers.                           

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Create, write and manage online content for station websites and social media platforms
  • Maintain awareness of local, national and international news and tease effectively
  • Edit and post video content on multiple platforms
  • Utilize AP style, as well as best web-production practices and story packaging
  • Assist anchors, reporters and broadcast partners with website needs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • Excellent writing and copy-editing skills
  • Previous online news experience preferred
  • Strong understanding of social media platforms
  • Basic understanding of video editing/production
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-02-08

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Associate Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Associate Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Write and provide news content for air
  • Collaborate with Producers, Executive Producers, Editors and the assignment desk to develop news stories
  • Evaluate local, state and national/international stories using websites, Twitter, FOX/CBS/CNN/Tribune news services and wires
  • Learn to fill-in produce
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1 year of experience in a newsroom preferred
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings, holidays and/or weekends
  • Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
  • Must exhibit solid news judgment
  • Must be accurate and consistent in writing ability
  • Must be proactive and work well in a team environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-04

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred; relevant experience required
  • 1+ years television studio operations experience
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-02-27

Editor, Non-Linear/TD

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Editor to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Editor will be able to creatively take assigned work from concept to completion.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with content gathering and story development
  • Create, compile and edit multiple daily newscast packages
  • Work with and support producers and designers to visually enhance information in the newscast
  • Demonstrate sense of urgency with breaking news
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years non-linear editing experience
  • Final Cut Pro X experience required
  • Knowledge of Photoshop, After Effects, Pro Tools a plus
  • Strong creative writing skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-02-24

PT Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Photographer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Photographer must be able to creatively capture and edit news video while collaborating with news team on story ideas and/or pictorial essays.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Shoot video of news events, both live and recorded for news program
  • Edit material to match script prepared by reporter, producer or executive producer
  • Set up necessary equipment in order to allow transmissions of pictures or live from-the-scene reports back to the station
  • Responsible for ensuring assigned equipment is returned and in good working condition
  • Notify proper channel when equipment and/or vehicles malfunction
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years’ experience as news or production photographer
  • 2 years’ experience in editing
  • Strong background in ENG (electronic news gathering) operations
  • SNG (satellite news gathering) experience preferred
  • Must have valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to lift in excess of 50 pounds on a regular basis
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-03-01

Journalist, Multimedia

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an MMJ to work in our Indianapolis location.

The MMJ must have an engaging on-air personality and the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more. This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WXIN/WTTV, the station websites and social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings
  • Shoot, edit, write and produce news stories including vo’s, vo/sot’s and packages
  • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years MMJ experience
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-03-08

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred; relevant experience required
  • 1+ years television studio operations experience
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-03-08

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
• Prepare syndicated programming
• Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
• Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
• Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
• Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
• Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:
• Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
• 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
• Experience in a master control HUB preferred
• Knowledge of automation systems preferred
• Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
• Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
• Familiarity with server playback and recording
• Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
• Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
• Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends

Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-03-18

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
• Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
• Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
• Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:
• Bachelors’ degree preferred; relevant experience required
• 1+ years television studio operations experience
• Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
• Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
• Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
• Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-03-13

Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Part-Time Editor to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Part-Time Editor will be able to creatively take assigned work from concept to completion.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with content gathering and story development
  • Create, compile and edit multiple daily newscast packages
  • Work with and support producers and designers to visually enhance information in the newscast
  • Demonstrate sense of urgency with breaking news
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years non-linear editing experience
  • Final Cut Pro X experience required
  • Knowledge of Photoshop, After Effects, Pro Tools a plus
  • Strong creative writing skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-03-21

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends

#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-07

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred; relevant experience required
  • 1+ years television studio operations experience
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-07

PT Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred
  • 1+ years relevant experience required
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work weekends, evenings and/or holidays as required

#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-07

News Intern

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has multiple openings for Interns to work in our Indianapolis location.

We are looking for Interns interested in digital media, producing and/or reporting positions within a newsroom environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Write and post to social media accounts
  • Assist Executive Producers and Producers
  • Observe and assist with news/content gathering process; observe how scripts/segments are written, edited and delivered on-air
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Must be eligible to work in the US
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university OR a recent graduate of an accredited college or university in the last six months
  • Junior or Senior-level standing preferred
  • Major or previous coursework in broadcast journalism, communications or related major
  • Previous internship experience in a professional newsroom preferred

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HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-24

Assignments Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Assignment Editor to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Assignment Editor will work with everyone in the News department to assign and cover news of the day.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor scanners and field assignment desk phone calls
  • Receive and investigate news tips; Gather and prepare story items for the newscast
  • Assist and sometimes create the digital reporting on respective web pages and social media accounts
  • Support newscast Producers
  • Manage logistics and assign field crews to cover stories
  • Demonstrate sense of urgency with breaking news
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous assignment desk experience
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
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HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-22

Technician, Production

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred; relevant experience required
  • 1+ years television studio operations experience
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays 

Equal Employment Opportunity
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HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-16

Editor, Non-Linear

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Editor to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Editor will be able to creatively take assigned work from concept to completion.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Assist with content gathering and story development
  • Create, compile and edit multiple daily newscast packages
  • Work with and support producers and designers to visually enhance information in the newscast
  • Demonstrate sense of urgency with breaking news
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years non-linear editing experience
  • Final Cut Pro X experience required
  • Knowledge of Photoshop, After Effects, Pro Tools a plus
  • Strong creative writing skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-08

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred
  • 1+ years relevant experience required
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work weekends, evenings and/or holidays as required

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-04-26

Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Reporter to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Reporter must have an engaging on-air personality and the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more.  This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WXIN/WTTV, the station websites and social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings
  • Develop and execute enterprise content on a consistent basis
  • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years Reporter experience
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-11

Producer, Digital Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Digital Executive Producer to work in our Indianapolis location. 

The Digital Executive Producer will focus on originating, supporting and growing two dynamic local news websites and multiple social media platforms.  Ideal candidate must be innovative and be able to work with multiple departments at the station.  This position will manage a digital team and work collaboratively with the newsroom to create content that will engage viewers on every platform. If you love digital and creating new ways to reach news users online, then this is the job for you.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage the daily tasks of all digital contributors
  • Work with news management to coordinate the daily news operations for websites and digital platforms, including social media and podcasts
  • Set up processes and workflows to enable content to get to all media platforms in an efficient manner, including sales and marketing support
  • Create, write, edit and publish engaging online content for the station’s websites and social media platforms. Identify and work “top” web stories to maximize engagement
  • Manage and analyze analytics and make suggestions as necessary in order to engage and grow audience
  • Train News staff on social media best practices; communicate social media initiatives, changes and trends
  • Set digital expectations and hold teams accountable for meeting goals.
  • Conduct performance reviews and provide ongoing performance feedback to digital team
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3-5 years’ newsroom/online news experience preferred
  • Management/supervisory experience preferred
  • Excellent writing and copy-editing skills
  • Must understand basic journalism legal principles
  • Excellent attention to detail, strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Utilize AP style, as well as best web-production practices and story packaging
  • Experience working with online metrics and analytics
  • Working knowledge of web-design tools such as HTML, CMS, site development, Adobe Creative Cloud products and FTP programs preferred.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

 Equal Employment Opportunity
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HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-17

Coordinator, Traffic Programming

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Tribune Media Company has an opening for a full time Traffic Programming Coordinator. This position will be located in Indianapolis, IN.

The Traffic Programming Coordinator supports a number of primary stations and sub channels.  This position is responsible for maintaining network and syndicated program schedules and any changes within the Wide Orbit traffic system, thereby ensuring accurate avail counts for the station sales and traffic departments. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor program changes issued by each Network and process them within 24 hours, unless the change affects the current week, then process immediately.
  • Maintain all network formats accordingly
  • Monitor program changes issued by each station for local news/syndicated programs and process them within 24 hours, unless the change affects the current week, then process immediately
  • Maintain a consistent 13 weeks of programming in the Wide Orbit traffic system for all main and sub channels
  • Provide alternate programming logs as requested by the station for all sports, live events, etc.
  • Establish effective communication with each station Traffic Manager
  • Work closely with other members of the traffic programming group and provide back up when necessary
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum 2 years’ traffic experience in electronic media
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, equivalent experience required
  • Extensive knowledge of Wide Orbit
  • Able to quickly learn new technology and new tasks
  • Strong leadership, analytical, and organizational skills
  • Must be able to work under time constraints and manage deadlines
  • Ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment
  • Accuracy and attention to detail required

Equal Employment Opportunity
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HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-17

Street Team Rep

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Street Team Representative to work in our Indianapolis location.

This is a part-time, on-call position. The ideal candidate will be organized, hard-working, responsible and capable of multitasking in a fast paced environment. The Street Team Representative will act as a station brand ambassador at on-site promotions, in addition to other in-office duties as needed within the FOX59/CBS4 promotions department.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with station promotional events such as set up/tear down of tents, equipment, and on-site displays
  • Interact with the general public
  • Assist with event preparation such as packing event materials, organizing promotional materials and loading station vehicle
  • Provide feedback to event manager after each station event
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • High school diploma, college degree or some college coursework preferred
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Maintain a professional appearance
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

 Equal Employment Opportunity

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-26

WVUT Digital Content Producer/Reporter

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WVUT Digital Content Producer/Reporter – Vincennes, IN  Full-time

Vincennes University is seeking applicants for the position of WVUT Digital Content Producer/Reporter. This position is a full-time support staff position with benefits.

 

The WVUT Digital Content Producer/Reporter has a passion for story telling through broadcast and online media practices, including social media, and works across multiple departments to achieve a successful digital presence for our station(s).

 

This is a full-time support staff position with a standard schedule of Monday through Friday 10am to 6:30pm, subject to change.

 

This position reports to the News Director and the Director of Operations.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities of the position are:

 

Create content for digital platforms
Produce, gather and post content accurately and timely on our websites, mobile platforms and social media in support of our stations’ digital strategies
Schedule interviews with members of our community for human interest stories
Shoot video, including interviews, to accompany news and promotional content
Edit video and audio for news and promotional content
Write news stories for radio, television and web
Write copy to accompany promotional content
Work with the Director of Programming and Promotions on web and social media content
Assist in production of weekday 30 minute TV newscast and other productions as needed
Communicate with newsroom, production staff, and students on a daily basis
Assist in instructing students involved in daily newsroom and production tasks
Work across multiple departments for the success of our stations’ digital strategies
Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Successful candidates will have:

Associates Degree, required
Bachelor’s Degree, preferred
Must have strong knowledge of media software and video exporting & uploading to digital platforms
Must be able to lift 50 pounds with reaching overhead, bending and twisting
Must hold a valid driver’s license

HOW TO APPLY:

How to Apply:

 

Interested applicants should submit a VU application, cover letter, and resume including contact information for three references to Human Resources by email at jobs@vinu.edu or mail to Vincennes University, Human Resources, 1002 North First Street, Vincennes, IN 47591.

 

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Deadline for full consideration is May 30, 2019. Interviews may be held concurrently with the advertising period. While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please note the selected candidate may be required to submit to a criminal background check. Vincennes University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

 

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-31

Street Team Rep

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Street Team Representative to work in our Indianapolis location.

This is a part-time, on-call position. The ideal candidate will be organized, hard-working, responsible and capable of multitasking in a fast paced environment. The Street Team Representative will act as a station brand ambassador at on-site promotions, in addition to other in-office duties as needed within the FOX59/CBS4 promotions department.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with station promotional events such as set up/tear down of tents, equipment, and on-site displays
  • Interact with the general public
  • Assist with event preparation such as packing event materials, organizing promotional materials and loading station vehicle
  • Provide feedback to event manager after each station event
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • High school diploma, college degree or some college coursework preferred
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Maintain a professional appearance
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
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HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-06-14

Reporter/MMJ

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an MMJ to work in our Indianapolis location.

The MMJ must have an engaging on-air personality and the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more.  This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WXIN/WTTV, the station websites and social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings
  • Shoot, edit, write and produce news stories including vo’s, vo/sot’s and packages
  • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years MMJ experience
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
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HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-06-13

MCO/Operations Technician-1

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television
  • roadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends

Equal Employment Opportunity
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HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-05-31

Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.

The Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system, supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor the automation system for proper event execution; accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system
  • Prepare syndicated programming
  • Run commercial breaks during newscasts, as well as high value network and sports programming
  • Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
  • Keep all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television
  • roadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
  • Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB preferred
  • Knowledge of automation systems preferred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
  • Familiarity with server playback and recording
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends 

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-06-28

Producer, News

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Execute error-free newscasts and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-06-20

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred
  • 1+ years relevant experience required
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work weekends, evenings and/or holidays as required

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-07-03

Sales Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Sales Assistant to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Sales Assistant will assist the sales management team with advertising efforts while developing skills and job knowledge for possible future role of Account Executive.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support the sales management team by coordinating advertiser account activity inside the station
  • Generate and review data/reporting for client analysis
  • Facilitate schedule change communication through various software systems
  • Notify clients of program changes and late runs; create order revision in event of late orders and schedule changes
  • Work cross-functionally with other internal departments to coordinate copy instructions/programming
  • Schedule client appointments and provide AE’s with reporting as requested
  • Review and file contracts and invoices
  • Research invoice discrepancies; solicit payment from clients as necessary
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in support role
  • Prior experience in a sales department preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be proficient with MS Office

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-07-04

Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Part-Time Editor to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Part-Time Editor will be able to creatively take assigned work from concept to completion.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with content gathering and story development
  • Create, compile and edit multiple daily newscast packages
  • Work with and support producers and designers to visually enhance information in the newscast
  • Demonstrate sense of urgency with breaking news
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years non-linear editing experience
  • Final Cut Pro X experience required
  • Knowledge of Photoshop, After Effects, Pro Tools a plus
  • Strong creative writing skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-07-13

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred
  • 1+ years relevant experience required
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work weekends, evenings and/or holidays as required

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-07-12

Executive Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Executive Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Executive Producer must be a proven newsroom leader looking for a challenging opportunity.  The ideal candidate is a strong communicator, proven newsroom leader, and can understand and incorporate brand initiatives for two distinct stations.  This is a great opportunity in a growing city, and a highly competitive news environment. This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing newscasts.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Overall responsibility for newscasts, including oversight on story selection, content, and production
  • Work with team to create innovative news content; able to think differently and critically
  • Collaborate with Editors, Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Step in and write, edit and produce as needed
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Provide regular feedback on newscast with staff, both as a team and individually
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 5 years previous news producing experience
  • Supervisory experience highly preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, early mornings, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-07-26

Anchor-Sports

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Sports Anchor/Reporter to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Sports Anchor/Reporter is responsible for gathering and presenting sports news materials, interviewing persons both on and off camera, preparing and presenting news reports either live on-air or in a pre-recorded format or on various digital platforms. The Sports Anchor/Reporter must be enterprising and self-motivated and be able to work independently to follow leads to develop stories. This position will require a thorough understanding of all journalistic standards and broadcast production techniques used to create visual and compelling content for newscasts, sportscasts and social media. Must actively follow sports events on a local, national, and international level.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Generate story ideas, write and produce packages for air and reporting sports news live on-air and/or in a pre-recorded format
  • Write, produce, edit and anchor sportscasts
  • Develop and execute enterprise content on a consistent basis
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community to break local sports-related stories
  • Produce sports content for station websites and social media platforms
  • Participate in station community and promotional events
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years Anchor/Reporter experience in a mid-size market covering professional sports teams
  • Strong on-air presentation; must be credible, personable and passionate
  • Ability to meet aggressive deadlines while still completing high quality stories
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-07-26

PT MMJ

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time MMJ to work in our Indianapolis location.

The MMJ must have an engaging on-air personality and the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more.  This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for WXIN/WTTV, the station websites and social media.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Shoot, edit, write and produce news stories including vo’s, vo/sot’s and packages
  • Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community
  • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years MMJ experience
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-07-24

Digital Advertising Sales Position

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Digital Advertising Sales   -  Terre Haute, IN
 WTHI/WWVR/WMGI/WBOW/WIBQ Radio

Don’t settle for a “job”!
LEARN to be a Marketing Consultant and
have a fun career for the rest of your life!                                    
 

This unique position is designed to grow digital advertising sales revenue in the Wabash Valley. In addition to our multiple digital products and services, you will also have the ability to combine digital and radio to provide a multi media interactive advertising campaign for local businesses.

What will you do?

Contact businesses and set appointments to do a Needs Analysis
Conduct a thorough Needs Analysis to discover their Key Marketing Challenges
Develop a unique advertising strategy based on their unique opportunities that you will present in a written proposal
Persuade that business owner to invest in your advertising strategy
Implement the advertising campaign

You will experience every aspect of the Advertising and Marketing industry with a variety of different business categories. After years of this experience and our training, you will be an experienced and qualified Marketing Consultant. You will start with a base salary and then earn commission on your success. You will reap the rewards of your success immediately.

Candidates for this position should be competitive, hard working, driven to succeed, goal oriented, and a self-starter. You must have a past track record of success, leadership, and achievement. An entrepreneurial spirit would be essential in the success of this position. Creative problem solving abilities are a must. A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required for this position.

If you’re serious about being successful in Advertising and Marketing with a winning team, send a resume with an email telling us WHY we should hire YOU to Director of Sales Paul Brayfield at paul.brayfield@mwcradio.com or mail to Paul’s attention at 925 Wabash Ave Suite 300 Terre Haute, IN 47807.

Midwest Communications, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.      

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Contact businesses and set appointments to do a Needs Analysis
Conduct a thorough Needs Analysis to discover their Key Marketing Challenges
Develop a unique advertising strategy based on their unique opportunities that you will present in a written proposal
Persuade that business owner to invest in your advertising strategy
Implement the advertising campaign

REQUIREMENTS:

A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

If you’re serious about being successful in Advertising and Marketing with a winning team, send a resume with an email telling us WHY we should hire YOU to Director of Sales Paul Brayfield at paul.brayfield@mwcradio.com or mail to Paul’s attention at 925 Wabash Ave Suite 300 Terre Haute, IN 47807.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-08-23

Producer, Planned Content

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Planned Content Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Planned Content Producer must be able to plan and deliver specialized content for all platforms! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative story ideas that impact families in the Indianapolis market.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with newscast producers, news managers and assignment editors to plan promotable content
  • Manage planned content calendar, working with reporters, photographers and editors to ensure unique content is represented on all platforms
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple platforms
  • Work with Creative Services department to promote unique content
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 4+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and localize trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-08-28

Associate Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an Associate Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Associate Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Write, research and provide news content for air
  • Collaborate with Producers, Executive Producers, Editors and the assignment desk to develop news stories
  • Evaluate local, state and national/international stories using websites, Twitter, FOX/CBS/CNN/Tribune news services and wires
  • Learn to fill-in produce
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or related field preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1 year of experience in a newsroom strongly preferred
  • Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
  • Must exhibit solid news judgment
  • Must be accurate and consistent in writing ability
  • Must be proactive and work well in a team environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings, holidays and/or weekends

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-08-17

Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Execute error-free newscasts and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-08-15

Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a full-time Photographer to work in our Indianapolis, IN location.

The Photographer must be able to creatively capture and edit news video while collaborating with news team on story ideas and/or pictorial essays.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Shoot video of news events, both live and recorded for news program
  • Edit material to match script prepared by reporter, producer or executive producer
  • Set up necessary equipment in order to allow transmissions of pictures or live from-the-scene reports back to the station
  • Responsible for ensuring assigned equipment is returned and in good working condition
  • Notify proper channel when equipment and/or vehicles malfunction
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years’ experience as news or production photographer
  • 2 years’ experience in editing
  • Strong background in ENG (electronic news gathering) operations
  • SNG (satellite news gathering) experience preferred
  • Must have valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to lift in excess of 50 pounds on a regular basis

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-08-17

Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Producer must be a strong storyteller who brings energy and is ready to take on a challenging new opportunity! This role will excel under tight deadlines and bring bold, creative ideas for developing the newscast.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Write, manage and approve content for air
  • Collaborate with Editors, Associate Producers and the assignment desk to select stories for coverage
  • Execute error-free newscasts and meet deadlines; oversee quality control of newscast while in booth
  • Respond to breaking news with a sense of urgency
  • Develop and supervise effective workflow strategies and procedures for multiple programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years previous news producing experience
  • Demonstrated ability to track and select trending news stories
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-09-01

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an entry level Account Executive to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Account Executive is responsible for the development of new & digital business for WXIN and WTTV. This role will work aggressively to develop action plans that will add value and enhance profitability.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and maintain direct relationships with agencies and clients while driving advertising revenue to achieve target goals
  • Responsible for building new relationships through lead generation, cold calling, research and networking assigned territory to secure new accounts
  • Understand and interpret business objectives and advertising strategies of clients in order to help them achieve those objectives through effective use of media
  • Prepare, schedule and deliver sales presentations
  • Collaborate with internal cross-functional departments to coordinate the purchase of advertising time, placement of the schedule, and availability of production material
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-3 years’ experience in sales or relative field
  • Online/digital sales experience preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation and customer service skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be proficient with MS Office

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-09-12

Web Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Digital Content Producer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Digital Content Producer will primarily focus on originating, supporting and maintaining a dynamic station website that will grow WXIN/WTTV’s digital audience while increasing engagement with viewers.                          

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Create, write and manage online content for station websites and social media platforms
  • Maintain awareness of local, national and international news and tease effectively
  • Edit and post video content on multiple platforms
  • Utilize AP style, as well as best web-production practices and story packaging
  • Assist anchors, reporters and broadcast partners with website needs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 2 years’ experience in print writing
  • Previous experience in a newsroom, especially on a digital platform or in local television news is preferred
  • Excellent writing and copy-editing skills
  • Strong understanding and familiarity of social media platforms
  • Basic understanding of video editing/production
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-09-14

PT Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred
  • 1+ years relevant experience required
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work weekends, evenings and/or holidays as required

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-09-18

Production Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a part-time Production Technician to work in our Indianapolis location.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Run studio and control room equipment, ENG and robotic studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board for newscasts
  • Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
  • Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors’ degree preferred
  • 1+ years relevant experience required
  • Knowledge of television studio operations – studio camera, teleprompter, audio and floor directing required
  • Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
  • Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work weekends, evenings and/or holidays as required

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-09-22

Graphic Artist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, Tribune Broadcasting stations, has an opening for a Graphic Designer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Graphic Designer requires a strong sense of animation and 3D design, layout, accuracy and consistency in order to enforce the station’s visual brand.  This role will primarily be responsible for creating, coordinating and maintaining on-air graphics for News, Production and Promotions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design/create graphics for daily newscasts, specials, commercial and promotional spots
  • Create and produce animated graphic opens and elements for newscasts and promotions
  • Work cross-functionally with internal departments to fulfill station’s graphic needs as needed
  • Contribute to special projects such as digital ads, print work, signage, animation and set design as assigned
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years previous broadcast design experience
  • Strong design, illustration and typographic skills required
  • Experience with Mac OS, Adobe After Effects, Illustrator and Photoshop computer art programs
  • Knowledge and experience with VizRT preferred but not required
  • Knowledge of 3D animation software – Cinema 4D experience preferred
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be available to work station promotional events
  • Ability to work flexible schedule – nights, weekends, holidays

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-10-03

Graphic Designer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, Tribune Broadcasting stations, has an opening for a part-time Graphic Designer to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Graphic Designer requires a strong sense of design, layout, accuracy and consistency in order to enforce the station’s visual brand.  This role will primarily be responsible for creating, coordinating and maintaining on-air graphics for News, Production and Promotions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design/create graphics for daily newscasts, specials, commercial and promotional spots
  • Create and produce animated graphic opens and elements for newscasts and promotions
  • Work cross-functionally with internal departments to fulfill station’s graphic needs as needed
  • Contribute to special projects such as digital ads, print work, signage, animation and set design as assigned
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent design experience required
  • 1-2 years previous broadcast design experience preferred
  • Strong design, illustration and typographic skills required
  • Experience with Mac OS, Adobe After Effects, Illustrator and Photoshop computer art programs
  • Knowledge of 3D animation software
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be available to work station promotional events
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays

WXIN/WTTV is an equal opportunity employer
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-10-09

Digital Advertising Sales

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Don’t settle for a "job"!
LEARN to be a Marketing Consultant and have a fun career for the rest of your life!  

This unique position is designed to grow digital advertising sales revenue in the Wabash Valley. In addition to our multiple digital products and services, you will also have the ability to combine digital and radio to provide a multi media interactive advertising campaign for local businesses.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

What will you do?

  1. Contact businesses and set appointments to do a Needs Analysis
  2. Conduct a thorough Needs Analysis to discover their Key Marketing Challenges
  3. Develop a unique advertising strategy based on their unique opportunities that you will present in a written proposal
  4. Persuade that business owner to invest in your advertising strategy
  5. Implement the advertising campaign

You will experience every aspect of the Advertising and Marketing industry with a variety of different business categories. After years of this experience and our training, you will be an experienced and qualified Marketing Consultant. You will start with a base salary and then earn commission on your success. You will reap the rewards of your success immediately.

REQUIREMENTS:

Candidates for this position should be competitive, hard working, driven to succeed, goal oriented, and a self-starter. You must have a past track record of success, leadership, and achievement. An entrepreneurial spirit would be essential in the success of this position. Creative problem solving abilities are a must. A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

If you’re serious about being successful in Advertising and Marketing with a winning team, send a resume with an email telling us WHY we should hire YOU to Director of Sales Paul Brayfield at paul.brayfield@mwcradio.com or mail to Paul’s attention at 925 Wabash Ave Suite 300 Terre Haute, IN 47807.

Midwest Communications, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer by choice.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-11-02

Vice President/General Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Nexstar Broadcasting Group is looking for an exceptional General Manager to lead WXIN (FOX) and WTTV (CBS) and digital operations in Indianapolis, Indiana DMA #25.  WXIN (FOX) and WTTV (CBS) present a rare dynamic and an exciting opportunity as a Big 4 television duopoly in the top 25 markets. As such, the stations produce over 90 hours each week of local content making it a decisive leader in serving the local community.

Indianapolis is a highly competitive market with more than a million TV households and five news-producing television stations.  The Circle City is home to six Fortune 500 businesses, an emerging tech start-up scene, world-class museums, parks and attractions, and major league sports, including six professional teams, the famed Indy 500, and NCAA headquarters. Ranked as a US News & World Report Best Place to Live, Indianapolis offers a low cost of living and wide range of housing options, from trendy lofts in a vibrant downtown to spacious suburban homes and easy commutes.  Indianapolis is the hub for short drives to Chicago, Detroit, Columbus, Cincinnati, Louisville, Nashville and St. Louis.  In a 24/7 news town, the powerful WXIN/WTTV duopoly leads the market in ratings, revenue and community service.  There’s never been more opportunity to innovate the future of these outstanding brands.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

For the right individual, this is an opportunity to join the largest station group in the industry and oversee a television station duopoly with a tremendous competitive position in the market.  The individual also will oversee development of the stations’ digital and mobile platforms including WXIN.com, the top visited broadcast website in the market.  It’s an opportunity to identify new, creative opportunities and guide a local broadcast operation on an ever-rising trajectory to new heights.

REQUIREMENTS:

The successful candidate will have demonstrated a hallmark of accomplishments in leading sales driven organizations and developing revenue across multiple platforms, as well as providing leadership by developing department heads and promoting teamwork within all station departments. 

In addition, a track record of success in maintaining a focus on the bottom line, and a broad range of programming experience with an emphasis on localism is essential.  We are looking for a stakeholder, someone who is engaging, promotes good citizenship and wants to make a positive impact on the community.

If you are driven by a determination to succeed, have a tireless work ethic, as well as a commitment towards creative, successful revenue generation and engaged in serving the community, then apply online at www.nexstar.tv.

Nexstar Broadcasting Group is a leading diversified media company that leverages localism to bring new services and value to consumers and advertisers through its traditional media, digital and mobile media platforms.  Nexstar’s current portfolio and pro forma acquisitions include 197 television stations and over 100 community portal websites located in 40 states, reaching 63% of US television households.

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

Nexstar Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-11-10

Digital Advertising Sales Position

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Digital Advertising Sales   -  Terre Haute, IN
 WTHI/WWVR/WMGI/WBOW/WIBQ Radio

Don’t settle for a “job”!
LEARN to be a Marketing Consultant and
have a fun career for the rest of your life!                                    
 

This unique position is designed to grow digital advertising sales revenue in the Wabash Valley. In addition to our multiple digital products and services, you will also have the ability to combine digital and radio to provide a multi media interactive advertising campaign for local businesses.

What will you do?

Contact businesses and set appointments to do a Needs Analysis
Conduct a thorough Needs Analysis to discover their Key Marketing Challenges
Develop a unique advertising strategy based on their unique opportunities that you will present in a written proposal
Persuade that business owner to invest in your advertising strategy
Implement the advertising campaign

You will experience every aspect of the Advertising and Marketing industry with a variety of different business categories. After years of this experience and our training, you will be an experienced and qualified Marketing Consultant. You will start with a base salary and then earn commission on your success. You will reap the rewards of your success immediately.

Candidates for this position should be competitive, hard working, driven to succeed, goal oriented, and a self-starter. You must have a past track record of success, leadership, and achievement. An entrepreneurial spirit would be essential in the success of this position. Creative problem solving abilities are a must. A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required for this position.

If you’re serious about being successful in Advertising and Marketing with a winning team, send a resume with an email telling us WHY we should hire YOU to Director of Sales Paul Brayfield at paul.brayfield@mwcradio.com or mail to Paul’s attention at 925 Wabash Ave Suite 300 Terre Haute, IN 47807.

Midwest Communications, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.      

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Contact businesses and set appointments to do a Needs Analysis
Conduct a thorough Needs Analysis to discover their Key Marketing Challenges
Develop a unique advertising strategy based on their unique opportunities that you will present in a written proposal
Persuade that business owner to invest in your advertising strategy
Implement the advertising campaign

REQUIREMENTS:

A valid drivers license and a good driving record are required for this position.

HOW TO APPLY:

If you’re serious about being successful in Advertising and Marketing with a winning team, send a resume with an email telling us WHY we should hire YOU to Director of Sales Paul Brayfield at paul.brayfield@mwcradio.com or mail to Paul’s attention at 925 Wabash Ave Suite 300 Terre Haute, IN 47807.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-11-22

Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WXIN/WTTV, a Nexstar Broadcasting station, has an opening for an entry level Account Executive to work in our Indianapolis location.

The Account Executive is responsible for the development of new & digital business for WXIN and WTTV. This role will work aggressively to develop action plans that will add value and enhance profitability.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and maintain direct relationships with agencies and clients while driving advertising revenue to achieve target goals
  • Responsible for building new relationships through lead generation, cold calling, research and networking assigned territory to secure new accounts
  • Understand and interpret business objectives and advertising strategies of clients in order to help them achieve those objectives through effective use of media
  • Prepare, schedule and deliver sales presentations
  • Collaborate with internal cross-functional departments to coordinate the purchase of advertising time, placement of the schedule, and availability of production material
  • Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-3 years’ experience in sales or relative field
  • Online/digital sales experience preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation and customer service skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be proficient with MS Office

Equal Employment Opportunity
#TBMB

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2019-11-20