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WTOL in Toledo, Ohio is hiring a full-time digital content producer to manage and create content for our website, mobile and social media platforms.
Ideal candidates require a solid grasp of AP Style along with creative writing skills. Excellent knowledge of grammar, the ability to edit the copy of others and produce clean copy to self-publish on deadline is a must.
A four-year degree in journalism, digital media or other related field is required.
Applicants should have a strong working knowledge of social media platforms including, but not limited to, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and Pinterest.
Knowledge of HTML coding, image editing software, streaming video and entry level video editing software is a plus. And the ability to quickly learn newsroom computer software is key.
Candidates must demonstrate solid news judgement and be able to handle breaking news aggressively.
The capability to work well with a team – in-person and through email – is essential.
Applicants must be willing to work weekends and have flexibility with schedules.
Qualified applicants, apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume with cover letter. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WTOL, the CBS affiliate in Toledo, OH seeks a Production Engineer responsible for operation of all systems within a multi station master control.
Duties include, but are not limited to, operation of station broadcast automation systems, 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 can include overnights, weekends and holidays. Successful candidates must work well in a high pressure, fast paced, live news environment and possess excellent computer skills. Excellent communication/people skills required. Previous master control experience desirable.
Qualified applicants, apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume. Pre-employment drug screen required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Toledo’s News Leader is looking for our next great anchor. WTOL is searching for a talented news anchor with an energetic presentation, vibrant personality and powerful delivery.The ideal candidate will be able to work effectively with others in a deadline-driven team environment.
Preferred candidate will have extensive anchoring and reporting experience, outstanding writing and verbal communications skills, possess a comprehensive understanding of television news production, and be able to handle live breaking news both in the studio and in the field. Candidate must be adept in interviewing and have impeccable news judgment. The selected candidate will be required to contribute to the daily editorial process, work tirelessly to improve our newscasts and be actively engaged with social media. Candidates must be prepared to present and discuss their current social media and digital engagement metrics and accomplishments.
We offer a generous compensation and benefits package, commensurate with experience. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check.
Qualified applicants, please apply online and attach your resume and cover letter. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WTOL in Toledo, Ohio is seeking an experienced Anchor/Reporter. We are looking for someone who excels in a team environment, has demonstrable leadership qualities, both in the newsroom and in the community, and can succeed in a fast-paced newsroom.
Savvy digital and social media talents are a must. The successful candidate will bring professionalism, enthusiasm, confidence, and personality to the anchor desk. Breaking news and reporting skills, plus strong writing and storytelling talents are required. This is not an entry-level position. Candidate must successully complete pre-employment drug screening and MVR check.
Qualified applicants, please apply online and attach your resume and link to your most recent work. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WTOL - Content Manager
Part of our leadership team that oversees daily operations, long-term strategic story planning, and content guidance. Specifically, this position processes, distributes, and manages news assignments in a multi-media news environment serving content on broadcast television, websites, mobile apps, and social media platforms. Successful Content Managers plan story assignments, coordinate resources such as reporters & photographers, manages station live feeds, and ensures all deadlines are met. Also assists in creating work schedules and maintaining beat system.
Duties and responsibilities
The primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Answers all incoming calls and processes incoming leads from a variety of external and internal sources
- Manages employees on the desk, if applicable
- Evaluates, produces, and disseminates or "assigns" incoming information to appropriate staff members to ensure timely delivery of story content to our audience on multiple platforms
- Self-generates or "writes" content for multiple platforms whenever time allows, such as for digital posts and social media using copywriting/video/photo/live feed as appropriate
- Exercises a high level of discretion to determine best use and prioritization of resources, including time, to deliver content appropriately in time-sensitive situations
- Coordinates crew logistics with Operations Manager. Assigns crews in absence of Operations Manager.
- ENPS – Proficient use of planning calendar. Consistent "rolodex" update-- including electronic. Consistent entry/updates of pertinent news stories through press releases, news tips and follow ups from daily stories. Mandatory entry of all phone numbers, addresses and other contact information from stories.
- Public Records – Daily use of public record sites to assist with stories. Regular FOIA submissions for 911 calls, mug shots, dash cam, body camera video, surveillance video from homes/business in association with story, dispatch recordings, personnel recordings, suspect information, victim information.
- Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, Mass Communication or related field.
- At least seven years of experience in journalism, media or related fields.
- Demonstrated proficiency in writing.
- Demonstrated ability to prioritize complex tasks.
- Demonstrated ability to exercise good news judgement and adherence to journalistic ethics
- Ability to communicate effectively written and verbal.
- Strong organizational skills.
- Ability to develop positive relationships with news sources.
- Social media or digital experience, preferred.
- Field Reporting experience, preferred.
To ensure safe completion of all required job duties, this job regularly requires the following physical demands of employees in this position
- Ability to work shifts of at least 8 hours, and occasionally longer, 5 days per week
- Ability to sit and stand for prolonged periods
- Ability to interact with employees and customers in a professional and courteous manner
- Ability to provide effective creative direction for video, audio and graphic design projects
- Ability to use a computer for tasks such as communicating via email, preparing reports and editing video.
- Ability to lift and carry objects weighing up to 40 lbs.
Qualified applicants, please apply online and attach your resume and cover letter. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Raycom Media’s CBS Affiliate in Toledo,
WTOL-TV is seeking an experienced Media Sales Consultant to join our team. This financially rewarding commission sales opportunity allows the MSC to focus on almost solely on selling advertising solutions.
The MSC will be partnered with an account Success Manager as well as by an unparalleled sales support system that includes a Research Director, Senior Digital Sales Specialist, a Media Planner, and other services. The seller chosen for the vital position will work to ensure 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 please apply on line and attach your cover letter and resume. Pre-employment drug screen and MVR check 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.
WTOL the #1 content brand in Toledo, OH, 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 produce results across multiple platforms.
The 419 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 weekends will be required. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen.
If qualified, please apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and include your cover letter with resume and demo reel. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WTOL - IT Manager
WTOL is seeking an experienced full-time IT Manager. Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field and/or 4 yrs work experience in information technology (IT). Strong knowledge of networking fundamentals. Software and hardware support, troubleshooting skills. Expert knowledge in Desktop and Server Operating Systems- Windows, Linux, OS X. Familiarity with major PC applications such as Microsoft Office, Adobe, etc. Strong verbal and written communication skills. MSCE certification is preferred. Broadcast or video experience a plus.
Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume with cover letter. Pre-employment drug screen required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WTOL is seeking a full-time Director of Technology.
Successful candidate must possess strong skills in operation, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of digital television transmitters and broadcast equipment. Hands-on position requires thorough understanding of broadcast operations workflow, excellent people/communication skills and proficiency with computers and software applications.
Responsibilities include all aspects of maintaining UHF DTV transmitters, ensuring compliance with FCC rules and regulations and operation and maintenance of station equipment.
Ideal candidate must have experience with broadcast automation, video file servers, video file transcoding and computer networking. Formal electronics education or military electronics training and 5 years hands-on broadcast engineering experience required.
Qualified applicants only, apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Raycom Media's CBS Affiliate, WTOL 11 in Toledo, OH is recruiting a Media Sales Manager to join our Sales Management Team.
We are searching for a dynamic candidate with strong leadership, motivational and sales skills along with a proven track record of success. Expectional skills in recruiting, coaching sellers is a must. Achieving sales goals and objectives, building relationships, communicating clearly and the ability to forecast, budget and execute a strategic plan is critical. TV sales software skills are important including Wide Orbit and Wide Orbit Media Sales and ComScore.
Critical thinker with a strong work ethic and the desire to lead a first class sales team with new ideas a must.
Required skills include proactive/creative leadership, new business development acumen, sales training, relationship building and a successful track record in television sales and/or media sales. Prior sales management experience a plus.
Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check.
Qualified applicants apply online and submit resume with your application. No phone calls please. EOE/M/F/D/V