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WAVE 3 News, Louisville's most dynamic, multi-platform news operation, is looking for a full-time meteorologist.
This position requires two years of on-air meteorology experience, as well as a bachelor's degree in meteorology or related field.
The candidate we choose will be able to use all our tools to tell a compelling weather story, centered around viewers' real lives, on television and our digital platforms. We're also looking for someone who can enterprise and report stories on science and other environmental topics. Extra points if you're a self-starter who can do all that on your own as an MMJ.
WAVE 3 News is changing the way it gathers and produces its all-screen news content. Because we are a constantly-evolving, 24-hour, deadline-driven business, we only hire big-picture thinkers who are team players with positive attitudes. Our weather team and our news leadership will provide steady feedback and coaching, so you must be ready to learn, grow and make our team better.
If you fit that description, apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and upload your resume, references, and work examples. Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record and pass a drug test. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WAVE 3 News, the NBC affiliate in Louisville, KY seeks full time Master Control Operator responsible for operation of all systems within a multi channel master control.
Duties include, but are not limited to, operation of station broadcast automation systems (knowledge of Crispin is a plus), editing on-air playlists, setup and record satellite and other electronic delivery feeds, ingest and prepare video content onto servers, live on-air switching and quality control of all programming and transmission systems. Must be able to understand and adhere to basic FCC rules including EAS systems and logs.
Work shift could include weekends and holidays. Successful candidate must work well in a high pressure, fast paced, live news environment and possess computer skills in Windows 7 and applications. Good communication/people skills required. 2 years previous master control experience desired. Drug screen required.
Apply online and send cover letter and resume with salary requirements to; https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V.
WAVE 3 News, the Raycom Media NBC affiliate in Louisville, KY has an immediate opening for a full-time News Specialist focusing on the technical aspects of newscast production.
The successful candidate will: operate teleprompter, studio cameras, audio, and run graphics. Other duties will include contributing stories to WAVE3.com and our mobile apps as well as associate producing and editing video. Previous television experience preferred. The hours will vary and may include early mornings, late nights and weekends.
Please apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach cover letter and resume. Drug screen required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V.
WAVE 3 News, the Raycom Media NBC affiliate in Louisville, KY has an immediate opening for a part-time Assistant News Specialist focusing on the technical aspects of newscast production.
The successful candidate will: operate teleprompter, studio cameras, audio, and graphics playback. Other duties will include contributing stories to WAVE3.com and our mobile apps as well as associate producing and editing video.
Candidate should display strong writing skills, understand the power of social media and have the desire to grow into the role of News Producer or Video Journalist. Previous television experience preferred. The hours will vary and may include early mornings, late nights and weekends. Drug screen required.
Qualified applicants, apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach cover letter with resume & a link to your work. No phone calls please. EOE/M/F/D/V
WAVE 3 NEWS - Success Manager
Do you want to be a part of a winning sales team? WAVE 3 News is looking for someone to join our fun and forward-thinking company. We are looking for somebody who sees the glass half full, who is eager to learn, who likes to have fun and most importantly, who wants to win.
The Success Manager is an essential member of a support team responsible for generating revenue for our broadcast and digital properties by maximizing current client relationships and developing new partnerships with local businesses. This role is a mix of inside sales and campaign management. In this role, you will collaborate and support the Media Sales Consultants, serving as a secondary point of contact for the client, as well as project manager; maintaining and optimizing campaigns. Additionally, you will work aggressively to prospect and set new business meetings for your team.
This position will work under the Media Sales Consultant and report to the Local Sales Manager.
Traits and Skills
- Curious and excited about sales, marketing and media
- Propensity to take on tasks and see them through the very end
- Fearless when talking to new people or asking tough questions
- Likes a team atmosphere
- Talented user and learner of new technology tools, software and systems
- Enjoys being creative
- Proven ability to juggle multiple projects in a changing, fast-paced environment
Interested? Please apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume with cover letter. Pre-employment drug screen required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WAVE 3 News, the NBC affiliate in Louisville, Ky., is looking to add a full-time producer capable of publishing content to all platforms, including web, mobile, broadcast and social media.
Qualified applicants will have experience producing and posting articles, slideshows and videos (live and on-demand) to digital platforms such as desktop and mobile, as well as writing VOs, VOSOTs and occasional news and feature packages for broadcast.
We're seeking a multi-screen-minded wizard with a diverse skill set and a comfort working in a fast-paced newsroom environment. A strong candidate is one who's mindful of live and on-demand video opportunities for all platforms, especially our increasingly important OTT product on ROKU, Amazon Fire and soon-to-launch Apple TV.
Enthusiastic producers with strong news judgment and the ability to juggle multiple tasks at once without much supervision are encouraged to apply. The ideal multi-platform producer is one with prior newsroom experience and can thrive in a breaking news environment in which priorities and assignments change frequently. Process and technology evolve frequently as well, so being a quick learner helps, too.
Our shop is big on training and helping young producers develop their skill sets and keeping them on a growth track. In that this is a television newsroom, flexibility with scheduling is a must. We're currently building out our news team of the future; candidates interested in helping maintain a positive work environment are the only ones we hire. Is that you?
Apply online and upload your resume, references, and work examples. Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record and pass a drug test. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WAVE3, the NBC affiliate and a leader in local digital content in Louisville, KY is looking for a Senior Digital Sales Specialist to join our elite sales team.
The ideal candidate will work directly with clients and the entire 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 multi-task 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. 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. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years of proven digital sales experience and be energetic, self-motivated and have a deep understanding of digital advertising and digital services, including Programmatic and Behavioral Targeting, OTT, SEM, E-Mail Marketing, and Social Media. A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience is required. Broadcast or competing media sales experience considered a plus.
This fulltime position includes a competitive salary, bonus program, and a comprehensive benefits package, including 401(k) match. Pre-employment drug screen and MVR check required.
Qualified applicants, apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume with cover letter. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Media Sales Consultant
WAVE-TV the NBC Affiliate in Louisville, KY is seeking a Media Sales Consultant.
Are you an aggressive, 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 position that allows you to do what you do best---sell, sell, and sell? No paperwork—just you and your clients changing the way an industry conducts business. 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 team.
The Media Sales Consultant position requires someone with a high level of tenacity and closing ability to achieve set sales quotas. You will utilize 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 in order to assist their clients in defining specific marketing objectives in order to recommend 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:
Conducting thorough needs analyses, present proposed strategic solutions and tactics and provide superior 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.
Sell across all product platforms; broadcast, digital and OTT.
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.
The individuals who will become our Media Sales Consultants are enthusiastic, driven, self-motivated, hunters, confident, and have an entrepreneurial spirit. If this sounds like you, we invite you to apply today!
Desired Skills and Experience
- 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, complete online application (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume with cover letter. Pre-employment drug screen and MVR required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V