WLBT and MS News Now, Raycom Media’s NBC affiliate in Jackson, Mississippi, has an immediate opening for an experienced full-time multi-platform news producer.
We are looking for a strong, creative writer with solid news judgement and experience producing fast-paced, hard-hitting newscast. Knowledge of AP Style and the ability to make sound decisions under pressure is a must. Most importantly, the ideal candidate must be a team player. Flexible work hours are required.
Candidates with producing experience, please apply online and attach resume, references and a link to recent work. Drug screen required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Are you passionate about creating content that breaks the news story mold? Do you love food, travel, and the weekend lifestyle? Can you find amazing places and people in our area? And create engaging stories that present non-traditional revenue opportunities? If so, we want you to join our team!
WMC Action News 5, the #1 content brand in Memphis, is looking for a creative storyteller to help expand its rapidly-growing broadcast and digital media presence. The ideal candidate will be quick-thinking, creative and multi-talented with the ability to produce multiple pieces weekly; splitting their time between writing, producing, shooting, and editing content that engages and produces results across multiple platforms.
The City Weekend producer demands direct knowledge of all aspects of video production to independently create top-quality multiplatform content. Energetic, a strategic thinker and highly motivated self-starter that will work with a team of producers or independently to produce a variety of creative assets for our broadcast and digital assets. The ideal candidate will also work with the sales team to develop new revenue opportunities for our expanding broadcast and digital properties.
Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Advertising, Film/Video or other related field preferred. Must provide creative reel demonstrating advanced knowledge of video production, especially Adobe Premiere and DSLR cinematography. Facebook/Twitter/Instagram/Snapchat, Brightcove, Wordpress plus audience engagement and management tools for digital publishing, reporting and analytics experience is required.
On-camera experience preferred. Evenings and some weekends may be required. If qualified, please apply online and include your cover letter, resume and demo reel. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Digital Sales Manager – KWES-TV, the NBC affiliate in Odessa-Midland, is currently recruiting for a Digital Sales Manager to join our sales management team. We are seeking a person that will aggressively grow digital revenue across all digital platforms for newswest9.com. The Digital Sales Manager will lead the station's efforts in developing new and incremental digital business while reducing digital churn and managing the station's digital and local sales account executive staff. This is a sales management position with defined revenue objectives. The ideal candidate should have 2+ years of digital sales experience. We are looking for a leader that will work in tandem with our local sales managers to develop digital revenues.
The ideal candidate must be able to demonstrate a successful history of developing digital revenues with existing and new clients and who shares a passion for creating client specific campaigns that will meet the unique challenges and objectives our clients are experiencing in the digital space. Must be willing and capable of learning about new products and able to execute new sales strategies for the ever-changing digital landscape. The candidate must also be an effective manager, communicator, trainer, relationship builder and seller. Strong organizational skills coupled with the ability to execute and complete a digital campaign from start to finish, are critical. Drug and MVR screenings are required. We offer a generous compensation and benefits package, commensurate with experience.
Raycom Media is the largest employee-owned broadcasting company in America. The 63 stations we own or service span 42 markets in 20 states, and reach over 14% of U.S. television households. Raycom's holdings also include PureCars, Raycom Sports, Tupelo-Honey Productions, RTM Productions, WebStream Sports, Broadview Media and other ventures involved in the creation, distribution and promotion of content across all media platforms.
Qualified applicants, please apply online and attach your cover letter and resume. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V.
KWES - Local Sales Manager
This opportunity is at the intersection of where bold ideas meet huge expectations. You will lead the development of a team of account executives who serve clients to reach their target audience through some of the most diverse and well-known media platforms. You should be inspired to guide the sales team in the business of advertising, have a strong drive to partner with leading local businesses to help them grow, and have a relentless commitment to delivering best in class advertising solutions tailored to our clients’ individual needs.
At a minimum, you must possess:
- Proven track-record of generating new business.
- Ability to deliver results for your client because you care enough to put together the right solution.
- Personal integrity that allows you to rise above your competition.
- Willingness to turn a "no" into an opportunity.
Newseswt 9 commits to investing in your success through thorough training, a vigorous development into cutting edge products and advertising opportunities. As part of our team, you’ll work alongside some of the brightest and most experienced people in our industry to deliver fresh and innovative digital and traditional marketing and advertising services for area businesses.
Prior sales leadership experience a plus. Expected proficiency with numbers, writing, listening and verbal skills a must. Must be organized and excel in time management. Valid driver’s license required. A track record of being a team player, working cooperatively with all other departments within the company, and exhibiting exemplary communication skills is a must. This position requires that you be highly organized and possess a desire to see others succeed. Strong digital knowledge. Work schedule may vary depending on station and client needs. Occasional overnight travel may be required.
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience required, 2-5 years of prior advertising sales experience preferred. Proficient in all Microsoft products such as PowerPoint, Word and Excel.
Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume with cover letter. No phone calls please. Pre-employment drug screen and MVR required. EOE-M/F/D/V
ABOUT NEWSWEST 9:
NewsWest 9 is an NBC, CW, and Telemundo Television Affiliate. The station also operates La Ley Radio, a dominant regional Mexican formatted FM radio station. In addition to TV and radio, NewsWest 9 efforts a sizeable digital footprint with 2 desktop websites and accompanying mobile platforms, plus presence on Roku and Amazon Fire. Known as West Texas’ source for local news and top performing entertainment and sports, the station serves the 23 country area of West Texas known as the Permian Basin.
KCBD, NewsChannel 11 in Lubbock is looking for a motivated Photojournalist to join our award winning staff.
Responsible for gathering video, pictures and sound for all platforms. Capable of gathering news as part of a team or on their own.
Responsible for maintaining assigned gear, operating SAT/ENG trucks, posting on web, editing digital video, Skype/other mobile live/sat devices, and driving company vehicle. Any other duties as assigned by management, work schedule flexibility. Writing skills a plus. Strong analytical and problem solving skills. Competence in videography and video editing for all platforms. Competence in live streaming video and online news presentation and online mobile news presentation.
Pre-employment drug test and successful motor vehicle record check required.
QUALIFIED APPLICANTS, PLEASE APPLY ONLINE AND ATTACH YOUR RESUME AND COVER LETTER. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. EOE-M/F/D/V
WXIX in Cincinnati, Ohio, is currently accepting resumes for a full-time digital content producer to manage and create content for our website, mobile and social media platforms.
Duties include – but are not limited to - writing news stories, gathering content, delivering content on digital platforms, engaging users, and working with news staff to increase the overall quality and quantity of the Fox19 Now digital output.
We are looking for a proactive, outgoing, creative candidate with journalism experience and technical skills required for this job.
Prior news experience in print, radio, or television is a plus. News producing or Internet news producing background is preferred. Understanding of social media audience engagement and search engine optimization techniques is also preferred.
Must be a strong writer and copy editor with excellent editorial judgment, time management and multi-tasking skills, with the ability to prioritize and re-prioritize quickly. Must have basic working knowledge of web design and maintenance. Experience with writing in AP style is preferred. Must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office as well as ability to quickly learn software applications used in the newsroom. Knowledge of entry level video editing software a plus.
Qualified applicants, please apply online and attach your resume and links to your work. Pre-employment drug screen required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Success Manager (SM)- WBTV/Charlotte Raycom Media seeks full-time Success Manager (SM). Position will be responsible for maximizing client relationships and services for local accounts by serving as a point of contact for the client as the internal liaison between Media Sales Manager and Two Media Sales Consultants, WBTV’s Research Director, Digital Sales Manager and other resource personnel.
This position oversees post-sale client schedule booking, maintenance and campaign implementation and performance. Must be highly organized, detail-oriented, self-motivated and willing to collaborate with the team to build lasting and profitable client-advertiser campaigns and relationships. Advanced communication, presentation, analytical, and organizational skills, and a proven ability to manage projects in a changing, fast-paced environment a must.
Minimum 2 years customer engagement experience in marketing/advertising or project and customer management experience. Experience in Microsoft Office is a must; experience in Matrix, Wide Orbit Traffic and Medialine preferred. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check.
Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume with cover letter. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
KCBD is looking for a Senior Digital Sales Specialist to join their sales team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for all things digital and work directly with clients and the entire KCBD sales staff to drive revenue for the station and provide solutions for advertisers while reporting directly to the Digital Sales Manager.
The ideal candidate will be energetic, creative, self-motivated, and possess the ability to multitask under deadlines and have the aptitude to identify new digital revenue opportunities. The position requires excellent communication, organization, presentation, negotiation, and customer service skills. The SDSS will lead members of the sales team and will be responsible for driving new and incremental digital revenue for those staff members.
Responsibilities include client relations, proposal preparation and presentation, and team leadership. The SDSS will be expected to meet and exceed monthly, quarterly, and annual sales goals. An understanding of web/mobile marketing, social media, and digital commerce is essential. A minimum of two years digital sales experience or a four-year college degree in Business or Marketing preferred.
Qualified applicants, apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and submit cover letter and resume. Drug screen required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Want to have FUN making LIFE CHANGING money? Come work for the NUMBER ONE media solution in Lubbock! KCBD/Raycom. Help South Plains businesses grow their revenue by offering digital and broadcast marketing solutions provided by the DOMINANT media company in The Hub City.
If you are a self-starter and enjoy the thrill of the chase, this job is for YOU! This job is all about creating new business and being financially rewarded for your efforts.
Lubbock has a college town feel with a low cost of living that you won’t find in Austin!
Come join our great team!
College degree preferred. Ongoing training is provided.
Qualified applicants, apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume. Candidate must successully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WAFB in Baton Rouge has an immediate opening for a part-time Associate Producer. The successful candidate will edit video for newscasts and digital platforms and have the opportunity to assist with writing for those platforms.
Must be able to work non-traditional hours, including holidays. The shift is primarily mornings, but other dayparts may be required from time to time. Must demonstrate proficiency in reading, writing news & digital content, editing video, and production/journalism principles. Previous television experience always preferred but not required, as this is an entry level position. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen.
Apply online and attach your resume and link to your work. ABSOLUTELY No phone calls. EOE-M/F/D/V
Raycom Media, Inc. is looking for an Attorney to join its corporate legal team in Montgomery, Alabama. The position will primarily focus on reviewing, drafting, and negotiating contracts.
- Licensed to practice law in at least one state
- Minimum of 2 years of experience as an attorney
- Able to handle a high volume of work with competing deadlines
- Able to multitask
- Comfortable in a fast-paced environment
- Able to manage workload efficiently and with minimal supervision
- Team player
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Results and detail oriented
- Draft, review, and negotiate contracts covering a broad range of matters – vendor, content, technology (software, SAAS, hardware), confidentiality, commercial, real property, intellectual property, programming, and others
- Provide legal advice on variety of contract, transactional, regulatory, state, and federal matters
- Assist with due diligence for acquisitions and divestitures
- Manage and update forms and boilerplate agreements
- Conduct legal research
- Other duties as assigned
Qualified candidates should fully complete online application and attach resume with cover letter. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WLOX.com is in the market for a full-time Digital Content Producer. We want someone who understands how to break news on our digital platforms, and engage people on social media.
Duties include developing unique content for all station platforms including the website, news and weather apps, social media, and OTT. The person we hire will work closely with the newsroom's producers, reporters, and anchors to push our digital first approach.
We're looking for a great communicator with strong news judgment and the ability to juggle multiple tasks at once without much supervision. Experience with social media is a requirment. Knowing how to use Frankly, Photoshop, and video editing is preferred. College degree required – Journalism/English degrees are preferred. Drug screen required.
Qualified applicants, please apply online and attach resume and link to your most recent work. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Successful candidate will perform traditional production assistant duties (chyron, audio, studio camera, and teleprompter) as well as newsroom duties including editing and posting to our website. This is an exciting position with great potential for upward mobility. Flexible schedule required. College Degree and/or relevant experience preferred.
WDAM-TV in Hattiesburg, MS is seeking a full-time Master Control Operator. The chosen candidate’s duties will include, but are not limited to, the recording and ingesting of satellite and other electronic delivery programming and commercial feeds; The timing, editing, quality control monitoring, and switching of all programming while executing all functions required to maintain several broadcast signals simultaneously.
They will also be responsible for maintaining Commercial and Transmitter logs, Discrepancy Reports and other detailed paper-work for the operation of all systems within our new multi-HD station master control room. Must be able to understand and adhere to basic FCC rules including EAS systems and logs, and be able to work varied shifts including holidays. Previous MCO experience is a plus.
Must work well with other Operators and assist a variety of individuals and departments as well as our clients in a fast paced live news environment while maintaining focus and keeping deadlines. Flexibility and adaptability are essential. Other related duties may be assigned. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen.
Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume with cover letter. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WTNZ Director of Technology
Director of Technology is a department–head leadership position, managing the station’s technology with a core team of engineering and IT staff. The Director of Technology while staying within regulatory mandates ensures that station’s technical and news operations, building facility, digital production, as well as distribution systems produce and deliver high-quality video streams across multiple platforms.
- Oversee television technical operations, including master control play-out systems and servers, HD studio facilities, edit suites, remote equipment, video streaming, IT infrastructure, as well as all other technical and facility systems and platforms.
- Ensure around-the-clock (24X7) high-quality broadcast and digital platform operations.
- Supervise technical engineering and IT staff.
- Plan and implement the station’s capital investment as well as technical operating budgets with a commitment to remain within these resources.
- Provide internal authority and responsibility with FCC matters and with other regulatory authorities such as EPA and OSHA.
- Plan and implement broadcast and IT operations throughout technical plant as well as connectivity with the Raycom Media Wide Area Network.
- Maintain engineering, broadcast and IT procedures and documentation, including Standard Operating Procedures, up-to-date technical drawings and service contracts.
- Implement systems for routine and emergency maintenance and repair of facilities and equipment with a stress of continuity of service
- Ensure broadcast and IT network administration and the troubleshooting of hardware, software and network connectivity.
- Provide physical plant (building) facilities maintenance management.
- Provide regular reports to supervising management on state of equipment, systems and facilities.
- Oversee management and planning of projects, as required.
- Maintain technically accurate records. Required Education and Experience
- Degree or equivalent experience in television engineering, broadcasting, computer science, or related field required.
- Solid understanding of all current broadcast television encoding and transmission systems and standards
- Minimum 10+ years technical experience, 5+ years in technical management position, in broadcast engineering and/or video production or equivalent with HD and IT-based systems with a stress in the following areas: Broadcast play-out and automation systems and workflow, News operations (where applicable), HD multi-camera studio production, including sets and chroma key operations, audio, lighting, character generator, motion graphics systems as well as live digital workflow. Also, experience is required in field production for single camera and multi-camera shoots, including operating remote audio, and video production equipment. Expertise is also required in post-production operations, including non-linear editing as well as online video distribution
- Expertise in RF installation, repair and operation including terrestrial or electronic news gathering microwave, high power television transmitters as well a C-Band and Ku-Band satellite transmission, reception and operation.
- Familiarity with fiber installation and operations as implemented in IP or in video use.
- Expertise with IT systems and IT network administration, implementation as well as management of IT solutions for a multi-site organization including file-based content, back-up systems, website and databases.
- Expertise in encoding and transferring multimedia files.
- Facility (building) management expertise with specific experience with complex power management systems, emergency generator and heat ventilation and cooling a must.
Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Newschannel10, KFDA-TV, the CBS affiliate in Amarillo, Texas is looking for creative, aggressive and visual Photojournalist to join our award winning news team. This is a unique opportunity to work in one of America’s most exciting careers. If you have an eye for great pictures and an ear for great sound, this is the job for you.
You’ll be responsible for gathering video pictures and sound for all platforms. You must display competence in videography and video editing. You must be capable of gathering news as part of team or on your own. You will be responsible for maintaining assigned gear, posting on web, editing digital video, Skype/other mobile live devices, bonded cellular live devices (LiveU), driving company vehicle and any other duties as assigned. Training will be provided.
Flexible work hours required, must be willing and able to work a variety of shifts including but not limited to: mornings, afternoons, evenings, late nights, holidays, weekends and possible overtime hours. Strong analytical and problem solving skills needed, writing skills a plus.
Qualified candidates please apply online and attach your resume and cover letter. Pre-employment drug test required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
IT Specialist - WWBT-TV Richmond, VA seeks full-time IT Specialist to work directly with the IT Manager and technology department. IT Specialist will provide hardware and software support for all departments on multiple computer and networking platforms using a wide variety of business and broadcasting software, hardware and tools. End-user technical support skills are essential. Will handle day-to-day technical support requests, troubleshoot and maintain servers, workstations, networks and assist in maintaining all broadcast equipment in an IT environment.
Expertise with installation, support and maintenance of current OS platforms, IP networking technologies is a must. Must be team player with excellent communication and people skills who can work effectively in a fast paced 24/7 broadcasting environment.
Qualified applicants, apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume. Drug Screen required. No phone calls please. EOE M/F/D/V
KLTV is seeking a talented Reporter Multi Media Journalist who can gather & verify information in the production of news reports, investigate leads, shoot & edit, write, produce, and report material for broadcast and web posting for all platforms. Update content for newscast, online, crawls, text, and email.
- Ability to exercise news judgment
- Competence in live reporting environment on line and on air
- Ability to combine several pieces of information and draw conclusions
- Excellent computer, internet, and writing skills
Journalism degree required. One year of commercial TV News experience as reporter and photojournalist. DVC-Pro and professional non-linear editing equipment operation knowledge and experience preferred.
Required to work weekends, holidays, and evenings as necessary. Must have valid drivers’ license, be insurable, and successfully complete pre-employment drug screen. Be able to work under deadline pressures.
Must be able to lift and/or carry and manage news photography and lighting
equipment. Frequently exposed to outside conditions.
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Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume with cover letter, and link to your most recent work. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Cleveland 19 News has an immediate opening for a News Operations Manager. We are looking for someone with strong managerial skills & a working technical knowledge of a multi-platform newsroom operation. As well as overseeing various news systems, this person will schedule and manage news photographers and editors.
The right candidate will assist in the development, implementation, and training processes of new & existing systems. Familiarity with the news production process, including non-linear edit systems, BitCentral and ENPS are necessary. The Ops Manager will oversee ENG, SNG, and LiveU newsgathering as well as manage the news fleet.
We need someone with a proven ability to diagnose & resolve problems associated with all technological facets in the newsroom. We need a good communicator who can work with everyone in the newsroom, as well as technical operations and digital, and help us continue to build a winning culture.
- Manage technical aspects of field newscasts and major planned coverage
- Assist in development, implementation, and training of new and existing systems
- Schedule, train, evaluate and supervise news photographers and editors
- Manage Bitcentral archives and content servers
- Purchase supplies and minor equipment, coordinate equipment repairs and/or installation of new equipment as needed
- Work with Digital Directors to coordinate workflow with field crews
- Manage ENG and SNG vehicles and keep staff updated on tech and safety training
- Manage fleet maintenance, tags, and EMKAY
- Manage video dubbing/licensing
- Maintain budgetary and HR records
- Approve time sheets
- Any other duties as assigned by management
Three years experience as an operations manager, chief photographer, production manager, IT manager in a medium to large-market TV station or cable news organization required. Flexible schedule and good driving record required. College Degree and/or relevant experience preferred. Must pass company-administered drug test and background check.
Please apply online, attach your resume with cover letter detailing why you want to lead. NO PHONE CALLS. EOE-M/F/D/V
WTXL ABC 27 and Bounce Tallahassee are seeking a highly-motivated and career-minded Account Executive to join our professional sales team. The ideal candidate will be a highly-motivated self-starter with the ability to interact with and influence others in a positive manner, and who is driven to generate results for local businesses and revenue for our television station.
The ideal candidate will possess strong written and oral communications skills; be proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; possess excellent persuasive presentation skills; demonstrate strong prospecting, negotiating, and closing ability; have the ability to exceed budget through new and existing business development; be a creative problem-solver; understand the importance of confidentiality; have an understanding of internet and mobile marketing, social media, and internet commerce; and have the ability to build and maintain excellent relationships with clients.
A college degree in marketing or related field is required. Possession of a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, and the ability to be insured are also required.