Here are our current job openings. Please click on the job title for more information, and apply from that page if you are interested.
WDAM 7 News in Moselle, MS is looking for a full-time MMJ/Weekend Producer to join our team.
The ideal candidate will embrace and help grow our digital platforms and content. This person should be detailed oriented, ambitious, can cover breaking news in a competitive environment, work under pressure, and excel at discovering information across social media. The right person for the job must be full of energy, aggressive, digitally minded and wants to WIN!
We are looking for a journalist who can investigate leads, write, shoot, edit and produce excellent content. You must be able to connect with the viewer during live shots and can tell a clear and compelling story on-air, online and social media. This person must be a great communicator and positive leader inside and outside the newsroom and have great news judgement skills to produce meaningful newscasts.
Qualified candidates must have a clear understanding of the value of digital and social media platforms. You must have a degree in Journalism or related field with reporting and producing experience.
Candidates should apply online (https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com) and attach a resume, references and a link to recent work. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screening. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WDAM 7 News is looking for a full-time Digital Content Reporter/MMJ to join our team. The ideal candidate will embrace and help grow our digital platforms and content. This person should be detailed oriented, ambitious, can cover breaking news in a competitive environment, work under pressure, and excel at discovering information across social media.
Responsibilities include: creating original trending stories, creating photo galleries, editing and adding videos and stories for online use. A flexible schedule is required.
*Develop creative content for WDAM's social platforms such as Facebook Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.
*Write, produce and present fair & accurate news stories on-air and online.
*Investigate information to prove facts and find truth.
*Knowledge of AP Style a must.
*Create, report and help produce news packages.
*Strong news judgment, news writing and editing experience.
*Knowledge of website and newsroom production applications
Candidates should apply online and attach a resume, references and a link to recent work. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screening. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WDAM, Raycom Media’s NBC, ABC and Bounce affiliate in the Laurel-Hattiesburg Mississippi market has a rare opportunity for a dynamic General Sales Manager to join our team.
The successful candidate will be an organized, motivational leader with a clear focus on New Business and Digital development, helping ensure our sales force exceeds client expectations on any advertising platform. We need an expert at pricing/inventory control, strategic planning, managing multiple sales projects, motivating and leading Local AE's and sales managers and developing new business.
Must be able to work under pressure and prioritize goals for the department and the station. Demonstrate a successful track record in sales management, proficiency in Wide Orbit, ComScore, Matrix and all Microsoft Office products. A college degree is preferred with 3 years or more years of successful experience in Media/Television/Digital sales management.
Qualified candidates, please apply online and attach your cover letter and resume. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Join a digitally innovative and progressive broadcast company in the Hattiesburg-Laurel, MS market. WDAM, Raycom Media's NBC & ABC affiliate in Moselle, MS, seeks a Digital Sales Manager to work in tandem with other sales management to develop and grow digital revenue. The position reports to the General Sales Manager and is responsible for day to day digital sales, development of our audience sales teams, and inventory management of our digital product portfolio.
The successful candidate will also work closely with Raycom's regional and corporate digital personnel. The ideal candidate should have a minimum three years’ experience in developing digital revenue with existing and new clients, preferably in a broadcast or other media outlet. Candidate should be very creative and skilled in building client specific campaigns that will help solve the challenges and achieve the objectives our clients.
Strong organizational and presentation skills coupled with the ability to execute and complete a digital campaign from start to finish are critical attributes to the success of the position. The successful candidate will possess a deep understanding of ad networks/exchanges, DFP, social media, video advertising and mobile marketing.
Qualified candidates, please apply online and attach your resume and cover letter. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
The Creative Director is the one of the station’s top creative consultants for exceeding client expectations. This position oversees commercial production services and creative direction to support the Sales mission and identifies new opportunities for generating revenue for the station.
Duties and Responsibilities
The primary job duties and responsibilities of the Creative Director include, but are not limited to:
Client Marketing Production & Planning
Production Revenue Generation
To ensure safe completion of all required job duties, this job regularly requires the following physical demands of employees in this position
Qualified applicants, apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume with cover letter. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WDAM 7 is looking for a stand out Station Marketing Producer ready to help us grow station viewership. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter and strong communicator with hands on knowledge and experience in video production.
This position will be responsible for writing and producing daily news tease promos that will help entice viewers to watch with eye catching visuals and emotional copy. This person will work closely with the news department to find the most engaging angles of news content that will draw in viewers plus work hand in hand to ensure accuracy. Additionally, production of other non-news related station promos will be required along with occasional production work on client commercials. Prior experience with script writing, shooting, proper lighting techniques, non-linear editing and graphics is a must (Adobe Cloud preferred).
This position will report to the Marketing Director and is a great way to get your foot in the door and show off your video production potential. Must have a clean driving record and pass a drug screening test.
Qualified applicants, please apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach your resume and links to your previous work. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V