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Veteran Account Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity working for a multi-million dollar sales organization?

WDAY has a rare opening for a full-time veteran Account Executive with an existing account list. ​ This is an excellent opportunity for anyone eager to excel in a sales career and would be an ideal position for candidates with sales, advertising, marketing, communication and/or public relations degrees or backgrounds. This position has great potential for growth and advancement with Forum Communications. This position has an existing account list with a proven track record.

In addition to a base salary, we offer aggressive commissions and bonus program with an uncapped earning potential based on your sales. Base pay plus commission earning potential may range from $60K+ annually based on your sales performance.

Join a team like no other, we offer sales opportunities across 5 states, 3 media platforms and remain on the cutting edge of the media industry offering training, advancement opportunities and a huge earning potential within a multi-million dollar sales organization.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • WDAY is seeking a motivated self-starter who wants to join our growing team. This is a rewarding opportunity for an individual who enjoys networking with area professionals and working in a fast-paced team-oriented environment.
  • Dedicate a minimum of 40% (16 hours/week) of time to prospecting new business acquisition and approximately 60% (24 hours/week) to servicing, retaining and advancing existing clients.
  • Superior customer service by completing thorough needs analysis for every client to make clear connections between customer needs and products offered, as well as lend expertise with the creative development of the campaign.
  • In this position, you would prepare monthly and quarterly sales strategies detailing new business development plans, prospecting targets, as well as activities needed to achieve sales goals.
  • Understand all product offerings including TV, digital, and other FCC media products and how they provide value to businesses as well as be able to recommend solutions to produce results for our clients.
  • Demonstrate the ability to prepare and deliver customized presentations and maintain an acceptable presentation closing ratio.
  • Provide market data, industry research, spec campaigns, and solutions for customers and prospects.
  • Accurately identify, define, analyze and resolve problems. Follow through to ensure appropriate corrections are made, negotiate and process ad adjustments, as well as work closely with credit department to keep accounts current.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Must be highly motivated and organized
  • Valid drivers license with driving record that is insurable by the company
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Bachelors degree or combination of education and experience in sales and marketing

HOW TO APPLY:

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  7/31/18              

TO APPLY: ​log on to http://www.forumcomm.com/careers/

 

 

WDAY-TV is owned and operated by Forum Communications Company, an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-31

News Photographer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WDAY, the number #1 News station in Fargo, North Dakota is looking for a News Photographer to work in our multi-platform newsroom

RESPONSIBILITIES:

As a photographer you will be responsible for gathering video, editing video, conducting interviews and setting up live shots.

REQUIREMENTS:

The successful candidate must have a clean driving record, be organized and work well under pressure. A college degree in journalism or a related field is preferred.

HOW TO APPLY:

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 8/16/18

TO APPLY: Go to www.forumcomm.com/careers and email a link, resume & references to jnelson@wday.com or send a tape, resume and references to:

Jeff Nelson

News Director

WDAY – TV

301 South 8th Street Fargo, ND 58103

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-16

Graphics Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WDAY-TV has an immediate opening for a full-time Graphics Coordinator. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone eager to work on the creative team for this regions dominant news leader. Be a part of an innovative, cutting-edge team in an industry that will provide you with the opportunity to broaden your creativity, while working in an exciting and challenging environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Be creative, work hard and have fun

Develop and design graphics for on-air use, elections, special events and sporting events within logo and brand standards.

Implement logo standards to all on-air work

Work with management and producers to achieve on-air look and message

Commercial production, including shooting and editing video

Other assigned work as needed

REQUIREMENTS:

Must be able to meet deadlines

Must be a motivated self-starter that is detail oriented

Have excellent communication skills

Knowledge of Xpressions, Adobe Premiere, After Effects and Photoshop

HOW TO APPLY:

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 8/10/2018

TO APPLY: Go to www.forumcomm.com/careers or send resume and references to:

WDAY – TV

301 South 8th Street

PO Box 2466 Fargo, ND 58108

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-10

Reporter/Anchor/Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WDAY-TV, the #1 News station in Fargo, North Dakota, is looking for an Reporter/Producer/Anchor.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

In this position, you will fill in as an anchor, when needed, and when you are not anchoring you will be out reporting. You will need to know how to shoot and edit video for the days you are reporting. This position can also lead to a full-time anchor/producer opening when one becomes available.

REQUIREMENTS:

The successful candidate will have exceptional writing, communication and organizational skills. A college degree in journalism or a related field is required. Join a great team, at a #1 rated station committed to news!

HOW TO APPLY:

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 7/23/18

TO APPLY: Go to www.forumcomm.com/careers and send a link of your resume reel and references to jnelson@wday.com or send your tape, resume and references to:

Jeff Nelson

News Director

WDAY – TV

301 South 8th Street

Fargo, ND 58103

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-07-23

Anchor/Producer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WDAY News, the number #1 News station in the Fargo DMA is looking for an Anchor/Producer.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

You will anchor and produce our 6pm and 10pm newscast in Grand Forks, North Dakota.

REQUIREMENTS:

A college degree in journalism or a related field is required. The successful candidate must have at least one year of anchoring experience, exceptional writing, communication and organizational skills. Candidates should be familiar with AP’s ENPS producing system, and editing on Adobe Premiere.

Join a great team, at a station committed to news.

HOW TO APPLY:

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 8/31/18

TO APPLY: go to www.forumcomm.com/careers and send tape, resume, and references to:

Jeff Nelson

News Director

WDAY-TV

Box 2466

Fargo, ND 58108 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-31

KFGO Full-Time Ag Reporter Position

JOB DESCRIPTION:

 KFGO Full-Time Ag Reporter  -  Fargo, ND


Duties would include broadcasting markets and stories on air, developing original stories and content, as well as contributing content, original stories, video and sound for kfgo.com, making field visits and attending farm shows and functions as well as broadcasting on the KFGO Growing Harvest Ag Network. 

If this position sounds like the career you have been waiting for and you have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record, please send your cover letter and resume to Farm & Ranch Director Sarah Heinrich at sarah.heinrich@mwcradio.com or fax to Sarah’s attention at 701-237-0980 or mail to Sarah’s attention at 1020 25th Street South, Fargo, North Dakota 58103.


Midwest Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

 

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties would include broadcasting markets and stories on air, developing original stories and content, as well as contributing content, original stories, video and sound for kfgo.com, making field visits and attending farm shows and functions as well as broadcasting on the KFGO Growing Harvest Ag Network. 

REQUIREMENTS:

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

HOW TO APPLY:

If this position sounds like the career you have been waiting for and you have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record, please send your cover letter and resume to Farm & Ranch Director Sarah Heinrich at sarah.heinrich@mwcradio.com or fax to Sarah’s attention at 701-237-0980 or mail to Sarah’s attention at 1020 25th Street South, Fargo, North Dakota 58103.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

DEADLINE: 2018-08-15