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3 months ago

WMC Action News 5 in Memphis is looking for a News Photojournalist to join our team. The successful candidate must have previous photography experience and shooting broadcast news is preferred. Experience with LiveU and microwave trucks preferred. Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Journalism or related area.

 

Must be able to carry 50 lbs. a minimum of five (5) feet. Must be in good condition to carry and operate required gear.  Good driving record required. The successful candidate is a team-player, reliable with initiative, and has excellent communication skills. Must be able to troubleshoot on the fly and problem solve under pressure. Must be able to work overnight and on weekends. Experience with digital non-linear editing (Edius, Adobe, Avid) preferred.  Drug screen and MVR check required.

 

Please apply online (Raycom Media Career site) and send resume, cover letter, and links to your work.  No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V

WMC-Memphis, TN
3 months ago

News/Content Director

 

Raycom Media's most exciting and cutting edge Television/Digital Media Station – WFXG, The FOX affiliate in beautiful Augusta, Georgia; is seeking News/Content Director.  

 

As News/Content Director you will lead all aspects of News Content Creation on TV, Apps, Internet and Social Media.  You will lead a dynamic team of journalists, in one of the world’s most recently constructed broadcast studio and newsroom.

 

Your responsibilities will include staffing, planning, organizing and leadership of our forward-thinking team.  It includes oversight of all aspects of news gathering, program production and digital production for WFXG-TV/Digital Assets and support of other Raycom Media Companies.

 

In February 2017, WFXG completed construction of an all new newsroom, studio and automated production facility.  At that time, we lunched “Expansion Phase I-Morning News” - and began producing 17+ hours of local news weekly.  This successfully enhanced our 10pm News Program co-produced with a regional sister station.  As News/Content Director you will actively collaborate with station and corporate leadership in the strategy, planning and execution of further TV and Digital news expansion.

 

You will need to be creative, flexible and be skilled in leadership, coaching and mentoring. You will need strong news judgment and audience behavior knowledge and you will lead and inspire a highly talented news staff to reach beyond established goals.


Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Strategically lead all aspects of the News Department
  • Develop and lead execution of news coverage strategy for the station
  • Work closely with other department heads and senior leadership to establish and achieve station goals, grow our brand & reach and further new business development
  • Oversee and collaborate daily on all news content for on-air, web site, social media, mobile and apps
  • Make decisions regarding hiring, evaluation, promotion and termination of employees
  • Critique newscasts daily to correct errors, improve coverage and provide mentoring feedback to news staff
  • Assign projects to staff and verify that deadlines are being met
  • Ensure achievement of TV and digital viewer/user rating goals
  • Foster an environment of creativity, innovation, teamwork, and high ethical standards
  • Lead a culture that owns breaking news and weather coverage on all platforms and inspire and coach superior storytelling
  • Sustain a balanced and ethical presentation in accordance with company values, policies and FCC rules
  • Maintain consistent succession planning for all positions in the newsroom
  • Evaluate workflow efficiencies and ensure editorial resources and expectations are clearly defined and met
  • Other duties as assigned

Experience/Skills Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism or related
  • Five years’ leadership/management experience in broadcast/digital news with a track record of successful innovative leadership
  • Must be creative, strategic, and a good communicator with strong interpersonal skills
  • Must have solid journalistic judgment and a news philosophy that emphasizes accurate, fair and unique local content, with community engagement.
  • Must have a deep understanding of social and online/digital media content creation
  • Must have a proven ability to identify, attract, motivate and develop top talent
  • Must effectively analyze audience data and develop strategies and tactics for improvement based on the research
  • Must meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously with minimal supervision
  • Experience with Ross Overdrive or other automated news production equipment helpful
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and successfully pass criminal background and drug screenings

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

The News/Content Director must be able to stand, sit, reach, lift, climb ladders and stairs, be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls.  Must be able to set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds. Must also be able to conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors occasionally in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.  

 

If qualified, applications, cover letters, and resumes can be submitted at: www.Raycommedia.com/Careers  Equal Opportunity Employer –M/F/D/V

WFXG- Augusta, GA
3 months ago

WTVM Media Sales Consultant - Auburn Office

 

WTVM, as THE local leader in business advertising solutions for Columbus-Auburn-Opelika is again blazing a new trail in local media sales.  WTVM has instituted a new sales structure by expanding its sales force, inside sales support team, digital experts and resources our clients want and need in the fast-changing media and digital sales landscape. This expansion creates fresh and exciting job opportunities in a variety of newly crafted sales positions: all designed to reward the individual and offer a variety of paths for professional growth within Raycom Media in the area of on-air and digital media sales.

 

WTVM has a specially tailored sales opportunity for a multi-platform advertising account executive, known as a Media Sales Consultant (MSC).

This financially rewarding commission sales opportunity allows the MSC to focus almost solely on selling advertising solutions only available from WTVM, the number one media company in the Columbus-Opelika-Auburn market.

The MSC will be partnered with their own account Success Manager as well as by an unparalleled sales support system that include a Research Director solely devoted to the sales effort, senior Digital Sales Specialists, a media planner and other services only offered by WTVM. The seller chosen for this vital position will work to insure the success of the client’s advertising campaign on our top-rated local television station and on our heavily trafficked digital solutions including mobile, apps, desktop and programmatic platforms.

 

The optimal candidate for the position of Media Sales Consultant is a performance driven, proven seller who knows how to use analytical tools we will provide to influence decision-makers and close the sale. If you are a closer, with a track record of outside sales success, we want to talk with you about this unusual and highly profitable opportunity.

 

Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume with cover letter.  No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V

WTVM-Columbus, GA
3 months ago

WTNZ, FOX43 and Knoxville Weekend.com in Knoxville are seeking a full-time Multimedia Sales Consultant. We are looking for an individual that is passionate about selling multi-screen marketing solutions to existing clients and will develop new clients through new business development. This individual must be a highly motivated self-starter that will hit the ground running and make things happen. Candidates must have excellent communication and presentation skills, be organized, and possess a solid work ethic. A minimum of two years sales and marketing experience with an emphasis in broadcast media is preferred. Pre-employment drug screen, driver’s license and clean MVR required.

 

QUALIFIED APPLICANTS PLEASE APPLY ONLINE . Include cover letter and resume.  No phone calls please.   EOE-M/F/D/V

WTNZ-Knoxville, TN
3 months ago
Multi-Media Account Executive- WMBF-TV, the NBC affiliate in sunny Myrtle Beach, SC, is seeking a dynamic, self-motivated individual to join our winning sales team.  This position is responsible for growing existing accounts and developing new business by providing excellent customer service and offering multi-platform advertising solutions which include: WMBF-TV, Bounce TV and a suite of digital media products. 
 
Success will be measured meeting and exceeding new and existing business development goals. Ideal candidate will be energetic, have excellent verbal and written communication skills, possess problem solving skills, be detail oriented and possess the will to succeed in a fast-paced environment. 
 
Please apply online at Raycommedia.com and submit resume with your application.  No phone calls please.  Clean driving record and pre-employment drug screen required.  EOE-M/F/D/V
 
 
WMBF- Myrtle Beach, SC
4 months ago

Media Sales Consultant Overview:

 

Are you an aggressive and goal-oriented person with a strong competitive drive and determination to win? A natural relationship builder and collaborator, often viewed by others as a thought leader? Are you interested in a sales job that allows you to do what you do best---sell, sell, and sell!  No more order entry, no collections, no paperwork—just you and your clients changing the way an industry conducts business.  Sound too good to be true---it is a new day of selling at Raycom Media, the industry leader in Multi-Platform sales and marketing and we are looking for Star sales professionals who want to join this revolution. 

 

This position requires someone with a high level of tenacity and closing ability in order to achieve set sales quotas within the assigned territory. This person will have the ability to execute a high volume of daily face to face/sales calls. This position utilizes an audience based sales approach, selling across all product platforms, to provide marketing solutions to current and new customers. A great Media Sales Consultant must possess extensive industry and market knowledge such that they assist their clients in defining discrete marketing objective and then recommending high impact solutions. Raycom Media believes in a client focused approach and prides itself on addressing clients’ needs, crafting custom solutions, and consistently delivering results.

Responsibilities for this role include:

  • Conduct thorough client needs analyses, present proposed strategic solutions and tactics and provide follow-up assessments of advertising effectiveness.
  • Utilize expanded B2B marketing resources to build compelling and creative solutions in a competitive landscape
  • Develop new business and maintain current business within the assigned territory
  • Sell across all product platforms, broadcast as well as digital to include OTT.  The individuals who will become our Media Sales Specialists are enthusiastic, driven, self-motivated, hunters, confident, and all have an entrepreneurial spirit, if this sounds like you, we invite you to apply today!
  • Desired Skills and Experience
  • Each Media Sales Consultant will be paired with a Success Manager.  Together it will be your priority to provide the best possible customer service while constantly and consistently creating new client relationships. 
  • BA or BS in Business, Marketing or Advertising preferred
  • 3-5 years of sales or marketing experience required, with interactive/digital experience preferred

Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume with cover letter. Candidate will successfully complete pre-employment drug screening and MVR check. No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V

 

 

KOLD-Tucson, AZ
2 months ago

WAFB the #1 content brand in Baton Rouge is seeking a Marketing Producer. The marketing producer will be a self-starter with the ability to adapt to the project, whether it be broadcast or digital, news promotion or commercial client-driven.  He/she should be an expert visual storyteller with strong skills in writing, cinematography and Adobe Creative Cloud editing programs.  Working with the Promotion Manager and Digital Marketing Manager to conceptualize and create content that will help expand our rapidly-growing digital and broadcast media presence. The ideal candidate will have to work well with a creative team as well as a variety of internal and external stakeholders.

 

This role demands knowledge of all aspects of video production to independently create top-quality multiplatform advertising.  Working with a team of producers, this Marketing Producer must also be able to skillfully use social media and digital tools to create effective content for WAFB 9News and a variety commercial clients.

 

Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Advertising, Film/Video or other related field. Must provide creative reel demonstrating advanced knowledge of video production, especially Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects and DSLR cinematography.

 

Qualified applicants, please apply online and attach resume with cover letter, and link to your most recent work.  No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V

WAFB-Baton Rouge, LA