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4 days ago(1/16/2018 9:48 AM)
WAFB-TV has an opportunity to join a professional media sales staff as an Account Executive.   College degree in broadcasting, sales, marketing or a related field preferred. Media or sales experience a plus. As an Account Executive at WAFB you will be expected to achieve predetermined budget goals, handle existing client accounts and develop new business.   You are responsible for collections, creating and implementing promotions across multiple platforms and maintaining a proficient level of product knowledge. Ideal candidate thrives in a fast paced competitive environment. 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
WAFB-Baton Rouge, LA
4 days ago(1/16/2018 9:50 AM)
  Seeking a resourceful live stream producer with experience in broadcast production to orchestrate WAFB’s live streaming to all core digital products including OTT apps and social media sites.   This role will lead the creation of new live streaming and digital broadcast opportunities while working in tandem with digital and social content creators. Candidates will collaborate with News, Marketing and Digital Departments.   Candidates must be able to demonstrate the following qualifications: - Maintain a digital content calendar containing priority events, initiatives and live opportunities - Content production during breaking news and during times where coverage may be limited - Knowledge of current digital platforms including OTT, mobile and web-based products The successful candidate should also have a track record of innovation and have sufficient confidence to experiment in the evolving segment of our business.   Strong writing skills essential, bachelor's degree in Journalism or related field preferred.    If you are interested in this position, apply online Raycom Careers site and attach your resume with cover letter.  Candidate must be able to successfully complete pre-employment drug screening. No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V  
WAFB-Baton Rouge, LA
1 week ago(1/12/2018 4:08 PM)
WVUE - FOX 8 is seeking a full-time Digital Content Producer to join our award-winning team. A producer considerate of content that benefits the FOX 8 audience. This producer will work in tandem with journalists to deliver clear and engaging digital content primarily on weekends.   An ideal candidate will be a strong journalist with solid writing skills and the ability to adjust to an ever-changing environment. A successful candidate will bring strong creative ideas with a track record of creating innovative and engaging content.   Strong writing skills essential, bachelor's degree in Journalism or related field preferred.    You must have the ability to do basic newsgathering in the newsroom and in the field as needed.  A basic knowledge of video and still photography and editing is also a plus.    If you are interested in this position, apply online (Raycom Careers site) and attach your resume with cover letter.  Candidate must be able to successfully complete pre-employment drug screening. No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V 
WAFB-Baton Rouge, LA
4 weeks ago(12/25/2017 12:49 PM)
WAFB-TV, the dominant CBS affiliate in Baton Rouge, has an immediate opening for a multimedia journalist.   The experienced candidate must have the desire and ability to dig for stories with an emphasis on urgency and storytelling. This person must possess the skills to write and present polished TV packages on deadline, deliver creative live shots and take on multi-media responsibilities including writing for multiple platforms (web, mobile, social media sites). He/she must be able to enterprise ideas and develop sources.  The candidate must also be willing to shoot and edit his/her own stories.    Previous television experience preferred. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check.     Please 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
WAFB-Baton Rouge, LA
1 month ago(12/20/2017 10:00 AM)
WAFB, the Raycom-owned CBS affiliate in Baton Rouge, LA market is currently seeking a dynamic leader to serve as the Vice President and General Manager of a legacy  station in a top 100 television market! Find out why this vibrant capital city and home of the LSU Tigers and Southern Jaguars is a great place to work and play! Responsibilities - Full accountability for all aspects of the station; including sales, marketing, content and overall operation - Drives revenue and market share growth across multiple Raycom platforms - Designs and delivers programming in order to drive revenue growth/ratings - Represents Raycom within the Baton Rouge community while building positive relationships with viewers, advertisers, clients, etc. - Maximizes profit opportunities with the core/national/new media business. - Develops short, intermediate, and long-term market strategies - Provides accurate forecasting to develop and manage the annual budgets - Identifies and delivers opportunities to grow multi-platform content and distribution - Builds a great station culture Job Requirements - A minimum of 5 years’ experience successfully performing in a senior broadcast media management position (GM experience preferred) - A proven track record of achieving financial/strategic objectives - Bachelor's degree in broadcast or related field preferred - Demonstrated active leadership, communication, and staff development/retention/advancement - A history of successful leadership, positive station culture, and innovation Are you up for the challenge? If so, Raycom is proud to offer competitive compensation and benefits programs. Interested candidates should apply online. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V.
WAFB-Baton Rouge, LA
1 month ago(12/19/2017 8:59 AM)
JOB DESCRIPTION: WAFB CBS 9, the #1 television station in Baton Rouge, LA, is searching for a strong, energetic Local Sales Manager to lead an experienced local sales team. The ideal candidate will be an innovative leader who takes advantage of every opportunity to maximize revenue on multiple screens. The Local Sales Manager will be challenged with formulating and executing strategies to attain high monetary goals. Finally, we are seeking a self-motivated sales leader who can not only coach, but lead by example. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: A bachelor’s degree is required with a minimum of three years media sales experience. Preferred candidates will have at least two years’ background managing experienced media sales teams. A successful track record of transactional sales, local new business revenue, non-traditional revenue, and digital revenue is required. OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Candidate must be a self-starter with good time management skills and the ability to multi-task. Must have excellent communication skills. Must have the ability to establish and grow relationships with key local and regional clients while achieving high expectations in new business revenue. Must be proficient in Excel, Power Point, and Microsoft Word. Wide Orbit and Comscore experience preferred. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check.   Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume.  No phone calls please.   EOE-M/F/D/V
WAFB-Baton Rouge, LA
2 months ago(11/9/2017 1:08 PM)
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
WAFB-Baton Rouge, LA

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