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Account Executive New York City DMA  

The emphasis of the position will be to drive new, non-traditional business and increase sales.  A successful candidate will be responsible for achieving monthly and quarterly sales goals, prospecting, developing a target list, building and delivering presentations and managing the sales process from start to finish, including campaign execution.

Experience:

• Bachelor’s Degree, preferably with a focus on advertising, sales and/or marketing, plus three years selling television/radio/digital advertising.

• Strong analytical and technical skills to analyze the market, package, price, negotiate and sell available airtime.

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills to effectively communicate with negotiate and influence internal and external contacts.

• Excellent business development skills, including but not limited to prospecting and cold calling, lead qualification, handling objections, conceptual selling, client needs analysis, negotiation, closing and client relationship management.

• Proficient knowledge of online, social media and mobile ad space a must.

Requirements:

• Plans and organizes a sales strategy; monitors and tracks sales plan and assigned strategies.

• Prepares quarterly sales revenue budget and target goal and is responsible for achieving budget and sales quotas established with management. Evaluates performance results against goals.

• Prepares sales presentations to sell commercial airtime utilizing available in-house ratings research materials and sales tools, knowledge of the agencies and their advertising needs, knowledge of the local marketplace competition and available station commercial time.

• Serve clients as a market expert by providing information on the respective TV station and the competition; serves station management as a market information source by gathering competitive rates, programming and advertiser plans.

• Post order, verifies accuracy of client’s scheduled air dates and times on a monthly basis; verifies client’s billing based on quoted audience delivery; handles preemptions/make goods in a timely fashion to client and station satisfaction.

• Analyzes client needs and interests. Establishes and maintains a positive working relationship with assigned/designated agencies and clients through frequent contact in person or by telephone and promotes the station and sells available airtime. Resolves client’s issues or complaints.

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

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Account Executive Binghamton  

WBNG-TV, the CBS affiliate in Binghamton, NY, has an opening for an energetic, self-motivated Account Executive in our sales department.

Account Executives work directly with local businesses to achieve marketing goals, and are responsible for selling television commercial airtime and a suite of digital products to new and existing accounts through our multi-media outlets, WBNG (CBS), Binghamton’s CW, Me-TV and wbng.com.

The job offers an attractive income package for managing established accounts and generating new business with full benefits and 401K.

Requirements of the position include good communication skills, both written and verbal, solid computer skills, reliable transportation, a good driving record and valid driver’s license. Outside sales experience is a plus.

This position requires traveling in Broome and surrounding counties within WBNG’s coverage area.

Key activities include:

• Develop television and digital advertising plans that grow local business

• Build a rapport with clientele, provide excellent and timely customer service

• Develop, maintain and prospect new business from traditional and non-traditional advertisers located in the Binghamton market

• Negotiate advertising rates within guidelines set by the sales management team

• Perform client services, including but not limited to, avail presentations, package preparation, copy writing, credit applications, collections

• Perform other duties as needed or as directed by sales management

If you think you’re qualified, and want to work with a great group of people in a great community, send your cover letter, resume and references to:

Darin Di Piazza
General Sales Manager
dipiazza@wbng.com
560 Columbia Drive
Johnson City, NY 13790

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

WBNG is part of Quincy Media, a family owned company with 16 stations (ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, CW) in 8 states. Throughout Quincy, positions are available for candidates with all levels of experience and the advancement you are seeking. Visit careersatquincy.com for links to all stations and opportunities.

WBNG-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 
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Account Executive Plattsburgh  

The Account Executive works within established Sales Department guidelines to increase sales volume with assigned accounts, aggressively seeks new customers for both TV and eMedia business, executes plans and strategies set forth by sales management, maintains awareness of the competition, and maintains visibility in the community.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Implements strategies to consistently grow revenue and exceed revenue goals.
  • Establishes credible relationships with local business community.
  • Makes sales calls on existing and prospective clients.
  • Maintains assigned accounts and develops new accounts.
  • Prepares and delivers sales presentations to clients.
  • Explains to customers how specific types of advertising will help promote their products or services in the most effective way possible.
  • Provides clients with information regarding rates for advertising placement in all media.
  • Develops advertising schedules with clients and station personnel responsible for placing advertising into station media.
  • Works with clients and station personnel to develop advertisements.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements & Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising or Mass Communications, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Minimum one year’s experience in sales, preferably in the media field.
  • Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.
  • Experience in achieving long range objectives and implementing the strategies and actions to achieve them.
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

The Account Executive must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions  that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.

Please apply to:  https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/4592

We are an EEO employer.

 
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Account Executive New York City, New York City DMA  

Univision Communications Inc, the leading Spanish-language media company in the United States, is looking for highly motivated and energetic sales professionals to represent WXNY ,WQBU, WADO, WXTV, WFUT  & Local Digital assets.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Achieve all monthly and quarterly individual station budgets set by sales management
  • AE’s work with Agencies and Clients which do business in the Tri State area
  • Represent three-station Radio, TV & Digital Cluster to assigned agency list, direct clients and new business prospects.
  • Develop new business, special event and Digital Revenue
  • Work closely with internal departments in order to maximize revenue an exceed budget goals
  • Personally attend promotions involving your clients Requirements

Requirements:

  • A minimum of three years of local broadcast or related industry sales experience for single and multimarket sellers preferred.
  • Multiple format/Cluster sales experience
  • Tremendous written and oral presentation skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Service-oriented
  • The ability to develop new/retail business
  • Experience in creating NTR, on-line and multi-platform marketing solutions
  • Requires working knowledge of Word, Excel,Outlook, Tapscan, Maximiser, Donovan and Power Point
  • Fluency in Spanish is a plus
  • Experience in working with clients targeting the Hispanic community of the NY DMA

 

Please apply on our Univision Careers Webpage:

To view additional career opportunities at Univision throughout the country please visit: http://corporate.   univision.com/corporate/careers/

Univision is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 
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Account Executive Albany-Schenectady-Troy  

The Account Executive works within established Sales Department guidelines to increase sales volume with assigned accounts, aggressively seeks new customers for both TV and Digital business, executes plans and strategies set forth by sales management, maintains awareness of the competition, and maintains visibility in the community.

Outside Sales Advertising is preferred. Good written and verbal communications skills are essential. Employee must attend station marketing events.

Excellent follow-up and strong organizational skills are needed with close attention to detail for our customers. Sales is a faced paced and sometimes stressful environment.

We need a highly motivated Candidate that is willing to work hard and be a resourceful, self-motivated multi-tasker.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

• Implements strategies to consistently grow revenue and exceed revenue goals.

• Establishes credible relationships with local business community.

• Makes sales calls on existing and prospective clients.

• Maintains assigned accounts and develops new accounts.

• Prepares and delivers sales presentations to clients.

• Explains to customers how specific types of advertising will help promote their products or services in the most effective way possible.

• Provides clients with information regarding rates for advertising placement in all media.

• Develops advertising schedules with clients and station personnel responsible for placing advertising into station media.

• Works with clients and station personnel to develop advertisements.

• Performs other duties as assigned.

Pre-Employment Background Screenings are required. You must have your own car along with a Valid Driver’s License and Good Driving Record. A Nexstar Broadcasting Station. Equal Opportunity employer.

How to Apply: All Internal & External Applicants must apply Online @ www.nexstar.tv/careers. First Time Users must Create an Account then Apply for this Job and Attach your Resume. Local Candidates are needed.

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 
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Assignment Editor Rochester  

QUALIFICATIONS:

Previous work in a news room environment; sound news judgment.

Excellent communication skills.

Ability to work well under pressure and with others and meet tight deadlines. Knows how to handle multiple tasks, prioritize and manage time-sensitive material. Highly organized and detail oriented.

Must be flexible and able to deal with unexpected changes.

Follows directions well.

Proficient with computers.

Familiar with digital platforms and use of social media tools.

Ability to answer telephones in a professional manner and take detailed messages.

Ability to establish and maintain relationships with a variety of people in the community. Knowledge of or ability to learn quickly the Rochester area news and newsmakers.

DUTIES:

Organizes daily planners, court appearances, press releases, and news stories.

Receives and places telephone calls from reporters, news sources, including courts, and the general public. Confirms information as needed. Relays information to appropriate personnel.

Monitors police scanners. Takes notes on potential stories. Contacts police and sheriff departments to gather updates and additional information. Relays this information to appropriate personnel.

Assists in researching news and feature stories by using the internet, email and telephone calls. Thinks creatively and delves deeper into the news of the day.

Enterprising news stories will be a daily responsibility.

Coordinate daily logistics and dispatches crews and multimedia journalists to breaking news.

Assists producers, reporters, web producer with story calls, setups and follow ups.

Works cooperatively and collaboratively with others. Builds working relationships with co-workers, customers, vendors and the general public. Acts in a professional manner when representing the station.

Attends meetings as required and needed.

Other duties as assigned.

Reports to work on time and works established schedule/hours including nights, weekends and holidays.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.

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http://www.whec.com/openings

Job# 2-17
Rochester, NY

No Telephone Calls Please

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Assignment/Web Editor Albany-Schenectady-Troy  

WTEN/WXXA the ABC/FOX affiliate in Albany, New York has an immediate opening for an Assignment/Web Editor. A minimum of one year of in market assignment desk and web experience is a plus and a college degree is preferred. This is an excellent opportunity for a self-starter and the candidate must be able to handle all of the desk duties including: developing original stories, handling breaking news, assigning crews, book satellite time, dispatch crews, make calls, develop contacts and sources and post to the web and social media. The ideal candidate thrives in a highly competitive environment, has plenty of story ideas can write effectively to the web and social media and can multi-task.

Contact:

Qualified candidates should apply online www.mediageneral.com or send their resume to hr@news10.com. Drug screen and background check required. Young Broadcasting of Albany is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 
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Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager) Plattsburgh  

Local 44 WFFF-TV and Local 22 WVNY-TV in Burlington, Vermont, has an immediate opening for a Photographer and back-up Director.

The Photographer will be responsible for executing live shots using microwave, satellite, or TVU technology. The candidate will often one-man-band to gather news content, as well as shoot alongside a reporter on a regular basis. The Photographer should be proficient in shot composition and lighting, and digital editing. We shoot on both Panasonic and JVC cameras.

This position will also train to serve as a back-up to our newscast Technical Directors, coordinating the efforts of all technical operators during newscasts and other live and recorded productions. We have a brand new studio and graphics, and an upgraded Ignite production system.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

1.Shoots video for news reports

2.Set us, composes and executes video shots

3.Maintains video equipment

4.Edits for newscasts using Bit Central Create and Adobe Premiere Software.

5.Operates live microwave and satellite trucks in remote situations Observes pictures through monitors, and used robotic cameras to adjust composition

6.Acts as a liaison between engineering and production departments

7.Works with the news producers to deliver a clean and high energy newscast Switches video sources during live broadcasts

8.Tests equipment to ensure proper operation Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements & Skills:

Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

Minimum two years experience in news operations, production or videography e Proficiency with broadcast control equipment • Proficiency with video cameras and equipment e Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

Please apply to:  https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/4575

We are an EEO employer

 
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Creative Services Producer Binghamton  

WBNG, the CBS affiliate in Binghamton, NY, is looking for a creative and energetic individual who wants to work in the exciting world of broadcast television.

The Creative Services team at WBNG seeks a skilled writer/producer to create powerful concepts to market a message or tell a story. The successful candidate will use video and graphics to produce memorable promotions, professional commercials, and produce original content. Commercial, non-commercial, station marketing, and digital creative design projects provide a variety of chances to showcase your abilities to create for broadcast, digital and print.

Requirements:

• Excellent verbal, written, and organizational skills

• Non-linear editing experience with Adobe Premiere

• Adobe Photoshop experience

• A strong understanding of fundamental design, sense of color, typography and composition

• Ability to maintain a variety of projects and work with varying production styles while meeting goals and deadlines

• Experience with high-definition (HD) cameras, videography and lighting

• Ability to routinely lift, carry and move equipment in excess of 40 pounds

• Graphic/Motion Graphic experience (experience with Adobe Illustrator, After Effects, and 3D software is a plus)

• Minimum of two years production experience and/or a college degree is preferred

If you qualify and want to join our team, send a demo reel or link, cover letter and resume to:

Michelle Rydzanich
Marketing Manager
mrydzanich@wbng.com
560 Columbia Dr.
Johnson City, NY 13790

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

WBNG is part of Quincy Media, a family owned company with 16 stations (ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, CW) in 8 states. Throughout Quincy, positions are available for candidates with all levels of experience and the advancement you are seeking.

Visit careersatquincy.com for links to all stations and opportunities.

 

 
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Creative Services Producer/Editor (TEMPORARY-PT) Rochester  

QUALIFICATIONS:

WHEC-TV is looking for a part-time producer to shoot, edit, write, and produce commercials and promotions for WHEC-TV and our commercial clients.

Strong writing, editing, shooting and producing skills.

Ability to work well under pressure and with deadlines.

Ability to work independently and adapt to many working situations.

Ability to multi-task and work on more than one project at any given time.

Strong communication skills to interact with staff, clients and the general public.

Must be able to work nights, weekends, and holidays.

Must have a valid driver’s license and a safe driving history as determined by the Company. Driving record will be checked.

Please submit samples of your work along with your resume and cover letter.

DUTIES:

Work with news team on producing topical promotions to drive viewers to the newscasts.

Create original and innovative promotions & other special projects.

Identify and arrange for shoot locations, negotiate details related to shoot.

Manage the workflow of projects and address all challenges to meet assigned deadlines.

Work cooperatively and collaboratively with others; build effective work relations

Other duties as assigned.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.

APPLY TO:

http://www.whec.com/openings

Job# 8-17

Rochester, NY

No Telephone Calls Please

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Digital Sales Manager Rochester  

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A four-year degree is preferred.
  • A minimum of four years of sales experience is preferred and experience in an internet/digital environment is a plus.
  • Strong leadership abilities with the ability to lead an effective team.
  • Capable of developing team members consistent with the sales training, value proposition and goals of News10NBC.
  • Superior Internet/Digital product knowledge and personal selling skills.
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills including Power point, Excel and Word.
  • Good organization and communication skills required (verbal and written). Ability to share vision and gain buy-in (build loyalty). Performance oriented leader with sound ability to manage team to daily outcomes. Ability to achieve goals through their team.
  • Local market analytics and a solid set of computer skills are needed. Must have an in depth knowledge to pull reports needed to ensure proper pacing of their team and the canvass.
  • Must be able to identify and diagnosis issues to ensure achievement of goals.
  • Develops a work environment that motivates and maintains a high level of employee performance and morale.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a safe driving history as determined by the Company.  Driving record will be checked.

DUTIES:

  • Responsible for training, retaining & developing a team of Multimedia Sales Professionals.
  • Meet and exceed revenue targets by acquiring and retaining customers within the SMB segment.
  • Accountable for the process and product management of sales people including establishing and measuring sales goals, providing performance feedback, coaching and regular training.
  • Develop & strategically executive a plan, identifying target markets/verticals through the local market .
  • Train and implement a sales plan, focused on day to day activity metrics, pipeline development, and basis selling skills.
  • Ability to report on sales metrics, forecast/commits, churn & other key sales metrics.
  • Ability to traffic and report on local and vendor-supported advertising campaigns.
  • Represent the News10NBC/191 Interactive brand in the local market through business networking, community involvement & connections with our customers.
  • Work with the Local Sales Manager to develop TV/Digital packages.
  • Reports to the Director of Sales.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.

APPLY TO:http://www.whec.com/openings
Job# 6-17
Rochester, NY
No Telephone Calls Please
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Digital Sales Manager Syracuse  

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

WSTM/WSTQ/WTVH-TV is seeking a Digital Sales Manager who will ensure that all digital objectives, including internet and mobile, maintain or exceed company revenue growth goals.

Responsibilities:

• Meet with staff regularly to provide digital platform training, support and innovative integrations and develop new growth and revenue for Sinclair markets

• Maintain high level communications with all station and corporate management, sales staff, as well as vendors

• Execute training for sales management, account executives and content producers

• Meet with vendors and potential vendors to improve existing and develop new programs as well as find and develop new initiatives and programs to advance the digital team

• Assist with implementation of programs and create revenue streams as opportunities arise

• Gather new media technology and content information and research to provide the station with the most competitive advantage

Requirements:

• Ability to lead, train and direct professionals successfully

• Working knowledge of new media, digital interactive initiatives, social media, and content

• Five years management experience, preferable in a TV sales environment

• Strong organizational, written, and communication skills

• Hands on experience developing new business as a skilled negotiator and motivator

• TV background or digital management experience is a plus

Contact:

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

 

 
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Editor and Studio Camera Operator (Part-Time) Rochester  

WHAM/WUHF in Rochester, NY has a current opening for a part-time Editor and Studio Camera Operator to perform various duties, including operating studio cameras, floor directing, operating teleprompting and closed captioning devices, and other duties as assigned by the production manager.

• Edit and assemble non-linear materials for broadcast.

• Operate studio cameras and floor direct.

• Operate audio consoles for broadcast.

• Physical ability to grip (move heavy equipment, i.e. props) on studio/remote production sessions, and monitor audio/video devices.

• Technical direct fast-paced programming, operate character generators and related switching equipment.

• Operate teleprompting/closed-captioning devices.

Experience:

• Two years’ minimum experience preferred.

Requirements:

• Four-year college degree preferred with an emphasis in Broadcast Communications.

• Ability to work well with others and possess strong organizational and computer skills.

• Must be available to work all shifts including evenings, early mornings, overnights, weekends, and holidays.

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

 
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Indecency Monitor Operator New York City  

Univision Local Media New York is seeking a Part-Time Indecency Monitor Operator to work in Radio from Teaneck, NJ. This role will support a morning radio show. The ideal candidate must have experience in radio.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operate delay unit for live broadcast
  • Prevent Profanity and unwanted comments from the airwaves
  • Record and broadcast segments of the program
  • Report any technical or content issue to the Content Director
  • Coordinate and follow-up on programming documentation

Job Requirements/Minimum Qualifications for Consideration

  • Requires excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Requires excellent knowledge of Radio delay units
  • Requires highly motivated team player capable of working in a fast-paced environment
  • Requires previous experience in radio
  • Requires working knowledge of Word and Outlook software
  • Requires proficiency in recording and editing in Vox Pro

Experience and Education

  • High School or GED equivalent
  • 1-2-year experience in a similar position preferred

Necessary Language Skills

  • Fully bilingual (English/Spanish)
  • Ability to communicate in English required

 

Please apply on Univision Careers Webpage:

To view additional career opportunities at Univision throughout the country please visit:

http://corporate.univision.com/corporate/careers/

Univision is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 
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Investigative Reporter/MSJ Buffalo  

TEGNA Media is looking for great investigative storytellers to excel in this digital age of journalism. We want investigators with proven reputations as ethical, trusted journalists who can create unique, exciting and shareable content on all platforms. Our ideal candidates have expert social media skills and demonstrate proficiency in using social media to gather information. These journalists are skilled in using the latest investigative tools and techniques to generate, shoot, and edit their content.

In this role, you will:

• Use CAP and NICAR skills to find data and turn that into great stories.

• Help with production ideas for data content in on-air and online stories.

• Develop great sources and contacts.

• Dig into complex and important issues.

• Develop story ideas, write, shoot and edit news stories for on-air broadcasting.

• Write in an exciting, captivating and authentic manner.

• Use the latest editing and photography tools to tell great stories.

• Develop original content through social listening and independent sources.

• Deliver on-air news events in an engaging, exciting, and accurate manner.

• Interview news subjects and research for facts and credibility.

• Produce investigations that are unique and captivating.

• Operate news gathering vehicle to and from various locations.

• Write and post daily on all digital platforms including social media.

• Enterprise investigative stories.

• Shoot, write and edit packaged reports.

• Write for the web, including attaching images and streaming video.

• Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance stories.

• Transmit and present exciting live reports with current technology.

• Perform other tasks as required by supervisor or executive producer.

Here’s what you need:

• BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field

• 2-5 years of experience preferred

• Experience with CAP, LexisNexis and NICAR

• Bilingual (English & Spanish) speaking preferred

• Experience in photojournalism, editing, and content management systems

• Understanding of the tenants of professional journalism

• A portfolio with examples of strong breaking news reporting

• Ability to generate creative, engaging, content-driven live shots

• Strong social media skills, including an active news hound presence on Twitter and Facebook

• Knowledge of ENPS, Edius and Axis graphics a plus

• Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlines

• Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events

About TEGNA:

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is comprised of a dynamic portfolio of media and digital businesses that provide content that matters and brands that deliver. TEGNA reaches more than 90 million Americans and delivers highly relevant, useful and smart content, when and how people need it, to make the best decisions possible. TEGNA Media includes 46 television stations and is the largest independent station group of major network affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. TEGNA Digital is comprised of Cars.com, the leading online destination for automotive consumers, CareerBuilder, a global leader in human capital solutions, and G/O Digital, a customized local digital marketing company. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.

 

 
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Main Anchor Buffalo  

If you want to be a part of transforming the way television news is done, you may be the right fit for our new Main Anchor. We are focused on innovating new ways to deliver the hard-hitting, On Your Side journalism that has made us Western New York’s #1 source for local news.

The successful candidate will be an excellent on-camera communicator with top notch interviewing, live and taped reporting skills. We prefer an anchor who can connect with the audience on all platforms: TV, online, mobile and social media. Absolutely, must be a true team player and newsroom leader, willing to do whatever it takes to get the latest and best story and impactful information to our community. The ideal candidate will also have strong editorial judgment and be able to work with the producers to develop and content filled and engaging morning newscast. The candidate would be able to generate unique, compelling and innovative story/show ideas and content, developing contacts and relationships is also required. Must be able to work a flexible schedule. Must be willing to take part in various community events on behalf of the station.

Requirements:

• Minimum 3-5 years news anchor/reporting experience

• Journalism and/or Mass Communication degree preferred

• Understand the tenants of professional Journalism

• Deliver accurate content and reports

• Excellent, creative presentation and writing skills a must

• Excellent use of social media for news gathering/disseminating and community engagement

• Cultivate sources

• Must have an understanding of live technology

To be considered a candidate for an opening at WGRZ – you must complete the online application for this position at: WGRZ.com/about. Paper resumes or any electronic information received that does not come thru the online application process will not be considered part of the applicant pool.

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Master Control Operator – Part-time Watertown  

WWNY-TV7/WNYF-FOX28/METV is seeking a part-time Master Control Operator.  Must be able to work nights and weekends.  Attention to detail, ability to multi-task and computer experience essential.  Broadcast experience and experience with video servers, and on-air automation preferred. Opportunities for Cross-training and advancement possible. Resumes to Craig Thornton, cthornton@wwnytv.net or WWNY, 120 Arcade Street, Watertown, NY 13601.  WWNYTV is an EEO station.

 
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Meteorologist Watertown  

WWNY/WNYF TV in Watertown NY has a rare opening on its weather staff for a weekend weather anchor/meteorologist who can also report three days a week. We are the market’s dominant news station, with a 60 year legacy of leading in news, sports and – in a busy winter market – weather. This is an ideal first job for a newly graduated meteorologist who has a passion for severe winter weather, a desire to work with brand new WSI/Weather Company equipment, and a talent for telling the weather story to the large rural audience who relies on us. Qualifications include: degree in meteorology or a closely related field; professional certification or progress toward professional certification; familiarity with broadcast weather systems; professional appearance and delivery; detailed understanding of various models for weather forecasting; basic familiarity with camera operation and the fundamentals of journalism. The weekend weather anchor is the main back up for our weeknight and weekday morning weather anchors, and when not handling weather duties in-house will be expected to generate weather-related news stories, do live weather reporting, as well as cover other news and sports. Some personal appearances/representing the station is mandatory. In addition, the successful candidate will play a key role in helping to shape our online weather content. We offer a beautiful outdoor lifestyle, competitive pay and benefits, and a small, family-owned company that still values community involvement and truly local news. Resume and reel to Scott Atkinson, News Director, WWNY/WNYF, 120 Arcade St., Watertown NY, 13601 or to satkinsn@wwnytv.net (email correct as written). WWNY/WNYF is an EEO.

 
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Morning Anchor/MMJ Buffalo  

Does your on-air performance make viewers sit up and take notice? Do your story telling skills encourage audiences drop their remotes, and feel like they can’t turn away. If so, Nexstar’s WIVB/WNLO, Western New York’s News Leader, may be the place for you! We’re looking for an exceptional journalist who wants to be part of a news team dedicated to investigative journalism, thrives on breaking news coverage and is recognized as one of America’s best.

Experience:

Candidate must have a solid 3 years of on-air TV News Anchor experience, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to identify problems and develop solutions.

If you have great on-air presence and you know news… WIVB-TV, News 4 in Buffalo wants to hear from you.

Requirements:

You must deliver strong, consistent on-camera performance, show exceptional news judgment, plus live and breathe current events. We want someone who can write, copy-edit, deliver coverage with appropriate urgency, and who embraces the power of social media.

Additional Information:

WIVB/WNLO is Nexstar station. We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and offer competitive salaries and wages, and a standard benefit package that includes a 401K plan and medical and dental plans.

To apply online, please include a cover letter and resume’ and recent link of your work at:
http://www.nexstar.tv/careers/

 
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Morning News Anchor Binghamton  

WBNG-TV, the CBS affiliate in Binghamton, NY, is looking for a bright, creative, motivated anchor  or market-leading morning newscasts. We need an energetic journalist who greets each day with a smile. Aggressiveness, strong writing, and live skills, competitiveness, solid news judgment, and a team attitude are all required. Applicants must also embrace the multi-platform approach of today’s newsroom.

This is not an entry-level position. Ideal candidate has reporting and anchoring experience and now wants to connect with the audience on an even greater level.

A good driving record and flexible schedule are required.

If you think you’re qualified, want to work with a great group of people and live in a great community, send your link, cover letter, resume and references to:

John Laughrin, News Director
jlaughrin@wbngtv.com
560 Columbia Drive
Johnson City, NY 13790

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

WBNG-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 
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Multimedia Editor/Photographer Binghamton  

WBNG-TV, the CBS affiliate in Binghamton, NY, has an opening for a full-time multimedia editor/photographer. This person will edit, gather, and shoot content for our morning television newscasts, the station’s website and our mobile platforms. Applicants will also be expected to operate an ENG live truck and will learn and utilize current and emerging video technologies.

Candidates should demonstrate strong videography skills and be proficient at non-linear editing.

Applicants must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record. This position requires flexible scheduling.

If you’re ambitious and are looking for your next career challenge, send your resume, cover letter and work sample or link to:

John Laughrin
News Director
jlaughrin@wbng.com
560 Columbia Drive
Johnson City, NY 13790

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

WBNG is part of Quincy Media, a family owned company with 16 stations (ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, CW) in 8 states. Throughout Quincy, positions are available for candidates with all levels of experience and the advancement you are seeking. Visit careersatquincy.com for links to all stations and opportunities.

WBNG-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 
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MULTIMEDIA JOURNALIST Buffalo  

WKBW is seeking an MMJ to report news and tell stories of significant impact to local viewers and digital consumers. We want a hard news-hungry journalist who can identify the big stories and create compelling enterprise content. Our newsroom of television and digital journalists is like none other, with 7 hours of newscasts each day and dozens of digital-first premium local enterprise stories each week.

The multi-media journalist is responsible for researching, writing, capturing visual content and editing stories for multiple platforms.

Key activities

  • Receives assignment or evaluates news leads and news tips to develop story ideas.
  • Gathers and verifies factual information regarding stories through interview, observation, and research.
  • Organizes material, determines slant or emphasis, and writes story according to prescribed editorial style and format standards.
  • Shoots video and still photos to illustrate stories.
  • Edits, or assists in editing, videos for all multimedia platforms.
  • Appears on television program when conducting taped interview or narration
  • Gives live reports from site of event or mobile broadcast unit.
  • Work cooperatively with photographer assigned to story, if one is assigned.
  • Assist news producer in preparing newscast.
  • Assist online staff in preparing for multi media stories.
  • Report, write, capture quality visual content, edit and produce stories for multiple platforms on deadline, such as Internet and digital channels.

Education & Experience/Certifications

  • Bachelors degree in broadcast journalism or related degree or equivalent years of experience
  • Minimum of two years of experience

Skills & Abilities

  • Computer literacy required, including newsroom computer systems.
  • Videography and non-linear editing experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of broadcast quality camera equipment.
  • Edit video on Final Cut Pro editing systems, or similar equipment.
  • Strong broadcast and AP style writing skills.
  • Proficient at posting content to various websites.
  • Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment.

Work Environment

  • Valid Driver’s License, good driving record and provide certificate of insurability with company required insurance limits.

Must be able to lift 40 pounds.Please apply at www.scripps.com/careers

 
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News Anchor Elmira (Corning)  

Job Description

This is a rare opportunity to join the Twin Tiers dominant news leader. WETM-TV is looking for a co-anchor for its prime news casts. This co-anchor will be a pivotal partner in the success of our newscasts. Must be a self-starter and team player as well as someone who understands the importance of social media and its role in the newsroom. This job is not for a news reader, but a leader and a partner who helps develop and shape the presentation. The anchor serves as the primary presenter of news stories and other content for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news viewers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

• Presents news stories and other content for all platforms.

• Ensures that all news content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.

• Writes and delivers news stories in a clear and concise manner.

• Produces newscasts and communicates clear directions with team members.

• Assists in writing, copy editing, researching and coordinating news programming and other content.

• Acts as a field reporter as assigned.

• Conducts interviews with news personnel and others.

• Responds to breaking news and other urgent newsroom situations as required.

• Participates in promotional activities including public appearances.

• Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.

• Edits video clips as assigned.

• Writes content for the website and other eMedia platforms.

• Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites.

To apply, please go to: www.nexstar.tv

 

 
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NEWS PHOTOGRAPHER Buffalo  

The photographer will be responsible for operating a handheld camera for the station’s fast-paced morning show.  Work hours will be Mon-Fri, approximately 4AM-8AM.

Key activities

  • Operate handheld camera for live news broadcast
  • Assist production crew with preparing lighting and microphones prior to newscast

Education & Experience

  • Minimum 2 year college degree

Skills & Abilities

  • Basic knowledge of Panasonic cameras
  • Knowledge and demonstration of creativity
  • Ability to work well with Directors, Producers, and Talent

Work environment

  • Early morning hours (4A-8AM)
  • Must be able to carry the weight of handheld camera of approximately 25 pounds

Please apply at www.scripps.com/careers

 
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News Photojournalist Buffalo  

WIVB/WNLO-TV, the Nexstar CBS/CW affiliate in Buffalo NY, is looking for a highly motivated and skilled Photojournalist who is both a storyteller and loves the news.

As the News Photojournalist/Editor/Microwave Truck Operator, you will often team with some of the best reporters and anchors in the business.

Quickly posting video and photographs to the web in breaking news situations. The work schedule will include overnights and/or weekends.

Experience:

• Two years of television news shooting experience is preferred

• Applicants should have experience with professional video cameras

Skills:

• Possess excellent photojournalism and non-linear editing skills

• Ability to shoot and edit creative sequences

• Be able to work with reporters or alone to produce news stories.

Requirements:

• Applicants should be familiar with operating ENG trucks.

• A valid driver’s license with a safe driving history is a must.

Please apply online with a cover letter and resume’, and recent link of your work at: http://www.nexstar.tv/careers/
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News Producer Albany-Schenectady-Troy  

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

WRGB WCWN has an immediate opening for a creative News Producer. The candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our (morning, evening, or weekend) newscasts. This position will also work closely with the Executive Producer, Director, and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content. In this position you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our website.

Skills:

• Solid news judgment

• Be a compelling and accurate writer

• Be able to multitask and manage their time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast

• Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment

• Strong leadership skills

• Excellent communication skills

• The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts

• Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must

Experience:

• The candidate has preferably 2 years of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station

• Journalism degree preferred

• You should also be proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems such as iNews

When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work.

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

 
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News Producer Plattsburgh  

NBC5, the Hearst Television NBC affiliate in the Burlington, VT/ Plattsburgh, NY market is accepting resumes for a Newscast Producer. This position is responsible for the creation and presentation of our newscasts. Applicants must have a strong news writing background, be able to write compelling and accurate newscasts and be able to break format when news warrants. Our producers also help deliver news content to various social media sites and our station website throughout the day.

Job Responsibilities:

• Produce newscast with assistance from news management & anchors.

• Write and edit on-air as well as on-line news copy and video.

• Select stories for newscasts while working with anchors, field crews as well as feed services and other resources.

• Communicate clearly with other members of the news, production and engineering staffs in the execution of the newscasts.

Experience:

• Must be familiar with all newsgathering methods, libel laws and basic code of journalistic ethics.

• Must understand the creation and use of news graphics and non-linear video editing as well as content management systems for online news production.

• Extreme attention to detail and solid news judgment is necessary.

• Experience in a newsroom, the ability to remain calm under pressure and knowledge of ENPS are pluses.

Requirements:

• Excellent writing, spelling, grammar and copy-editing skills

• Ability to multi-task and coordinate several crews and responsibilities simultaneously.

• An ability to summarize information into easy-to-understand components

• Creative presentation style, and ability to showcase all resources and elements

• Unwavering journalistic integrity and ethical standards

• Must be available to work holidays, shifts that include nights, weekends and overnights, and flexible with schedule to be available during breaking news

Education

• College degree in broadcast journalism, broadcast news, or related field or equivalent work experience

Please visit careers.hearstteleivison.com to apply.
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Newscast Producer Binghamton  

Do you have a passion for producing? Do you thrive on breaking news? Are you willing to push the envelope? Then WBNG-TV in Binghamton, New York wants to hear from you. We are searching for our next Newscast Producer.

You must be an organized, self-starter who can produce an aggressive and visually appealing daily newscast. If you want to grow your producing skills in a wonderful team environment – this is the perfect place to do it.

We’re looking for a hard-working, creative journalist who can create an experience for viewers, not simply write and organize news copy. If you’re willing to work hard and learn fast, this job is the perfect entry level position at our company.

A college degree and at least one year of experience are preferred. This is a Monday-Friday position.

If you think you qualify and want to join our multimedia news team, send your link, cover letter and resume to:

John Laughrin
News Director
jlaughrin@wbng.com
560 Columbia Drive
Johnson City, NY 13790

No phone calls please.

WBNG is part of Quincy Media, a family owned company with 16 stations (ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, CW) in 8 states. Throughout Quincy, positions are available for candidates with all levels of experience and the advancement you are seeking. Visit careersatquincy.com for links to all stations and opportunities.

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Part-time News Photographer Rochester  

Position Summary: WROC-TV News 8, a CBS Affiliate, seeks an experienced Part-time News Photographer to shoot and edit video for television and digital platforms.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

• Shoots and edits video for news reports solo and with reporters.

• Conducts interviews, gathers information in the field.

• Operates TVU, microwave and satellite trucks in live remote situations.

• Utilizes mobile technology to post to station digital and social media sites.

• Ensures station compliance with rules and regulations applicable to FCC, local, state, and federal laws.

• Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements & Skills:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Photography/Communications, or equivalent combination of education and work related experience.

• Minimum one year experience working in news photography with linear editing required.

• Non-linear editing and live-truck operation experience preferred.

• Fluency in English; excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

• Experience with other broadcast related equipment.

• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

• Ability to work extended hours, as needed.

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

The Part-time News Photographer must be able to stand, sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. The Part-time News Photographer must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 25 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.

Please apply at https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/JobSearch/viewAll

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Photographer, News Plattsburgh  

Local 44 and Local 22 in Burlington, Vermont, has an immediate opening for a Photographer.

The Photographer will be responsible for executing live shots using microwave, satellite, or TVU technology.  The candidate will often one-man-band to gather news content, as well as shoot alongside a reporter on a regular basis.  The Photographer should be proficient in shot composition and lighting, as well as digital editing.  We shoot on both Panasonic and JVC cameras.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Shoots video for news reports

Set us, composes and executes video shots

Maintains video equipment

Edits for newscasts using Bit Central Create and Adobe Premiere

Operates live microwave and satellite trucks in remote situations

Observes pictures through monitors, and used robotic cameras to adjust composition

Acts as a liaison between engineering and production departments

Tests equipment to ensure proper operation

Performs other duties as assigned

 

Requirements & Skills:

Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

Minimum two years’ experience in news operations, production or videography

Proficiency with broadcast control equipment

Proficiency with video cameras and equipment

Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

We are an EEO employer.

Please apply to:  https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/4574

 
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Planner, Digital Sales New York City DMA  

The Digital Sales Planner position serves a key role in the digital sales process for Tribune Media and supports both the National digital sales account executives.

The Digital Sales Planner is responsible for generating and communicating sales proposals for presentation to advertising agencies and/or clients. This position follows through on all aspects of digital sales and campaign management, including developing the proposals, completing necessary paperwork, implementing campaigns, and working with the various internal groups to optimize their campaigns to ensure they deliver and bill in full. Digital Sales Planners must be able to become experts on the pre-, mid- and post-sale processes to communicate effectively with various teams across the Tribune Media organization. They must build and maintain relationships resulting in superior customer service on each assigned account.

Experience:

• Minimum 1-3 years of experience in strategic planning (either at an agency or with a publisher) or digital sales

• Ability to multi-task, efficiently manage time and prioritize deliverables

• Ability to manage client expectations

• Exceptional attention to detail

• Understanding of the basics of digital advertising with a functional knowledge of digital ad products

• Experience with and knowledge of the terminology and mechanics of the online advertising industry

• Above average Excel and PowerPoint proficiency

• Working knowledge of Media Math

• Strong project management and organizational skills

• Exceptional written and verbal communication abilities for internal and external relationship management

• Solutions-oriented customer service focus that emphasizes driving sales

• Self-motivated to work independently while still being an active part of the larger team

• Must be willing to submit to a background check

• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

• Preferred Qualifications

• Digital planning, sales or campaign management experience a plus

• Proficiency with digital ad servers and other digital media tools, such as DFA/DFP, Yieldex, Atlas, Omniture, ComScore

• Basic knowledge of TV/digital ad measurement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Requirements:

• Work in partnership with the Sales Team to develop, price, and prepare multi-platform digital proposals that incorporate Tribune Media digital properties.

• Create plans that are accurate, creative, and strategic, while maximizing revenue and meeting the objectives and expectations of the Sales Team and the client in a timely manner.

• Develop creative solutions in order to get bring in new advertisers and/or get new campaigns booked

• Provide day-to-day support of digital sales teams through the development of media plans, decks, and marketing collateral for advertising proposals.

• Fully understand Tribune Media sites (content, features, and ad capabilities), as well as social, native, audience targeting, and reach extension to put together media plans customized to each client.

• Utilize inventory tools to assess site sell-through and forecast future demand accurately to prepare plans that meet the needs of the client within the constraints of site traffic and product availability.

• Work closely with and communicate directly with client/agency contacts on a daily basis for general account support, implementation and management of campaigns, monitoring campaign performance, optimizations, revisions and strategic selling.

• Serve as primary liaison between clients and Ad Operations to ensure campaigns launch on time and deliver in full by actively overseeing delivery and revising or optimizing plans as necessary to exceed client expectations.

• Traffic necessary paperwork/forms through internal and external channels

• Update PowerPoint packages and product one sheets as necessary

• Stay abreast of industry news and competitive sites.

Contact:
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

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Producer Albany-Schenectady-Troy  

Position Summary: WTEN, an ABC Affiliate, seeks an experienced Producer that brings enterprise coverage ideas to the product on day one. We are looking for a creative Producer with a vision, a strong news judgment and an ability to showcase news through the use of graphics and animations. This individual produces daily newscast items, decides the order in which stories will be told, writes teases and other content, times news programs, and edits and posts videos to the website.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

• Produces newscasts for broadcast across all platforms.

• Writes and orders news stories.

• Reviews and approves scripts.

• Balances news and feature content to create compelling broadcasts.

• Edits video and posts video to the website.

• Writes stories for the website and other digital platforms.

• Interacts with viewers and users on social media sites.

• Maintains accuracy and integrity in news products delivered.

• Ensures station compliance with rules and regulations applicable to FCC, local, state, and federal laws.

• Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements & Skills:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, or related field, or equivalent combination of education and work related experience preferred.

• Minimum two years’ experience in news operations.

• Minimum one year experience in producing preferred.

• Fluency in English; excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

• Ability to multi-task, deal with extreme deadline pressure, and react/coordinate coverage under live breaking news situations is crucial.

• Flexibility to work any shift.

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

The News Producer must be able to stand, sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.

The News Producer must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 25 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.

Experience:

A minimum of 2 years experience in broadcasting is required and a degree in journalism is a plus. This is an excellent opportunity for a self-starter in the nation’s 59th largest market. The top producer candidate knows how to organize a strong, compelling, audience driven rundown. Must be a leader and know how to determine the best news stories.

Requirements:

A writing test and critique of NEWS10’s broadcast will be required. The ideal candidate must know how to post stories and video to the web, possess a strong collaborative spirit and understand the vision and creativity necessary to put on a newscast. This is a full time position with benefits.

How to Apply: All internal & external applicants must apply online @ www.nexstar.tv/careers. First time users must create an account then apply for this Job and attach your resume. Background check required. A NEXSTAR BROADCASTING STATION. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

 
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Production Assistant Rochester  

Position Summary:  WROC-TV8, a CBS Affiliate, seeks an individual to coordinate the efforts of various television production duties required to record scenes for live and recorded broadcasts. The Production Assistant is expected to be a driving force in making our newscasts stand out from the competition helping to create visually an exciting and error free newscasts.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

• Composes and frames camera shots, and applies the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by Directors.

• Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure, and lighting as requested.

• Operates technical equipment during live broadcasts, including studio cameras and lower-third graphics.

• Confers with studio crew to discuss sequences, effects, camera movements, and lighting requirements.

• Tests, cleans, maintains, and repairs camera equipment.

• Edits video content prior to newscasts.

• Ensures station compliance with rules and regulations applicable to FCC, local, state, and federal laws.

• Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.

Requirements & Skills:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience preferred.

• Minimum one year’s experience working in a television broadcasting environment.

• Deko, Photoshop a plus, and broadcast equipment experience preferred.

• Fluency in English; excellent communication skills, both oral and written.

• Excellent problem-solving skills with ability to manage multiple projects with competing priorities.

• Available to work extended hours when needed.

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

The Production Assistant must be able to stand, sit, reach, climb, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. The Production Assistant must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required.

Please apply at https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/JobSearch/viewAll

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Production Assistant (Part-time) Rochester  

Position Summary:  WROC-TV8, a CBS Affiliate, seeks an individual to coordinate the efforts of various television production duties required to record scenes for live and recorded broadcasts. The Part-time Production Assistant is expected to be a driving force in making our newscasts stand out from the competition helping to create visually an exciting and error free newscasts.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

• Composes and frames camera shots, and applies the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by Directors.

• Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure, and lighting as requested.

• Operates technical equipment during live broadcasts, including studio cameras and lower-third graphics.

• Confers with studio crew to discuss sequences, effects, camera movements, and lighting requirements.

• Tests, cleans, maintains, and repairs camera equipment.

• Shoots video for news reports.

• Edits video content prior to newscasts.

• Ensures station compliance with rules and regulations applicable to FCC, local, state, and federal laws.

• Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.

Requirements & Skills:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience preferred.

• Minimum one year’s experience working in a television broadcasting environment.

• Deko, Photoshop a plus, and broadcast equipment experience preferred.

• Fluency in English; excellent communication skills, both oral and written.

• Excellent problem-solving skills with ability to manage multiple projects with competing priorities.

• Available to work extended hours when needed.

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

The Part-time Production Assistant must be able to stand, sit, reach, climb, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. The Part-time Production Assistant must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required.

Please apply at https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/JobSearch/viewAll

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Promotions Events Support Rochester  

Current employees and contingent workers click here to apply and search by the Job Posting Title.

iHeartMedia Stations

Job Summary:

Assists the promotions or marketing departments with daily activities that promote the station(s), clients or events.

Responsibilities

• Coordinates and attends client meetings with sellers and sales managers as needed to plan events and event logistics.

• Collaborates with multiple departments to create and execute promotions such as remotes, events, van hits and other street team activities from start to finish.

• Drives promotional vehicles.

• Performs basic office administrative functions and updates station web site.

• Conducts on-site promotions, and handles clients and listeners.

• Sets up and runs audio and other types of equipment; hangs banners and other staging elements.

• Records events (i.e. photos, videos, audio and social media measures for station promotions).

• Sets up, breaks down and transports promotional event equipment as required.

• Prepares contest rules, waivers, and release forms for on air, digital, social media and other contests.

• Supervises prize inventory and in-studio prize sheets as well as awarding of prizes at events.

• May coordinate and oversee on-site appearances, remotes and events.

• May be responsible for all winner prize fulfillment and release forms.

Qualifications

• Advanced skills in Microsoft Office, Photoshop and social media platforms

• Excellent organizational skills; ability to prioritize and effectively manage time

• High work standards and degree of attention to detail

• Problem solving and decision making

• Project management from start to finish; assumes responsibility & accountability for assignments and tasks

• Actively listens; clearly and effectively conveys information; demonstrates effective business writing skills; shows excellent grasp of grammar

• Exhibits good interpersonal skills; collaborates with others; maintains composure when faced with difficult situations and personalities

• Excellent driving record

• Physical ability to stand for multiple hours and lift or move 40-pound objects

Work Experience

• 1-3 years’ experience in outdoor promotions and/or marketing and/or customer service

Education

• High school diploma; 4-year college degree preferred (emphasis in Communications, Advertising or Marketing)

Certifications

• Valid driver’s license

• Proof of insurability

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Reporter MMJ Albany-Schenectady-Troy  

WTEN/WXXA in Albany, New York has an opening for an experienced television news reporter. A minimum of two years of on-air reporting/shooting/editing experience plus a college degree are required.

This is a terrific opportunity for a self-starter in the nation’s 59th largest market. Creative writing/storytelling skills are essential along with a willingness to work hard to get the story. The ideal candidate has plenty of live experience and thrives in a competitive environment. This is a full time position with benefits.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

•Perform all duties necessary for the preparation and presentation of television news programs including, but not limited to, responsibilities for field reporting, writing, shooting, and editing , as assigned

•Maintain current knowledge of news events

•Proficient in shooting and editing

•Proficient in contributing to the web and social media

•Develop and maintain contacts

•Develop and research story ideas

•Participate in daily news department meetings

•Performs other duties as assigned

Experience:

WTEN Television in Albany, New York has an opening for an experienced television news reporter. A minimum of two years of on-air reporting/shooting/editing experience plus a college degree are required.

Requirements:

This is a terrific opportunity for a self-starter in the nation’s 59th largest market. Creative writing/storytelling skills are essential along with a willingness to work hard to get the story. The ideal candidate has plenty of live experience and thrives in a competitive environment. This is a full time position with benefits.

How to Apply: All Internal & External Applicants must apply Online @ www.nexstar.tv/careers. First Time Users must Create an Account then Apply for this Job and Attach your Resume. Background check required. A NEXSTAR BROADCASTING STATION. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 
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Reporter MMJ Albany-Schenectady-Troy  

WTEN/WXXA in Albany, New York has an opening for an experienced television news reporter. A minimum of two years of on-air reporting/shooting/editing experience plus a college degree are required.

This is a terrific opportunity for a self-starter in the nation’s 59th largest market. Creative writing/storytelling skills are essential along with a willingness to work hard to get the story. The ideal candidate has plenty of live experience and thrives in a competitive environment. This is a full time position with benefits.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Perform all duties necessary for the preparation and presentation of television news programs including, but not limited to, responsibilities for field reporting, writing, shooting, and editing as assigned
  • Maintain current knowledge of news events
  • Proficient in shooting and editing
  • Proficient in contributing to the web and social media
  • Develop and maintain contacts
  • Develop and research story ideas
  • Participate in daily news department meetings
  • Performs other duties as assigned

How to Apply: All Internal & External Applicants must apply Online @ www.nexstar.tv/careers. First Time Users must Create an Account then Apply for this Job and Attach your Resume. Background check required. A NEXSTAR BROADCASTING STATION. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 
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Sales Account Executive Albany-Schenectady-Troy  

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital Solutions is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

WRGB/WCWN is seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated Sales Account Executive. We are looking for someone who can connect with clients and help them achieve their business objectives through effective TV and digital advertising. The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication skills, have an enthusiastic and outgoing personality, along with a drive to succeed. Most importantly, we are looking for a hard-working salesperson who wants to have FUN at work, make money, and help local businesses grow.

Responsibilities will include:

• Generate revenue for the station and meet monthly goals through effective outside sales techniques

• Develop new business, selling commercial advertising time and other station products by reaching out to local businesses and other advertisers

• Create and present advertising strategies and ideas for local businesses incorporating TV, online, and digital mediums

• Provide input on sales promotion ideas to sales management

• Retain current business and develop new business contacts

• Understand the business objectives and advertising strategies of clients and find ways to help them achieve their objectives through effective advertising

Qualifications:

• Strong organizational, written and presentation skills

• Proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint

• Ability to build and maintain positive customer relationships

• Competitive, persuasive, energetic and self-motivated traits

• Ability to overcome objections

• Working knowledge of new media, digital interactive initiatives and social media required

• Outside media sales experience is preferred but not required

• Enjoy a fast-paced environment with a desire to win

• Professional appearance a must

• Bachelor’s degree preferred

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

 
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Sales Assistant Binghamton  

WBNG-TV in Binghamton, NY has an immediate opening for a

Sales Assistant. The successful candidate must be detail oriented, have multi-tasking abilities, and excellent organization skills.

As a sales assistant, you will work with sales and corporate staff. Excellent office and interpersonal skills are required to be able to thrive in our fast-paced environment. Computer experience including Word, Excel and PowerPoint, and the ability to juggle multiple tasks are essential. Duties will include administrative tasks such as designing sales proposals/presentations, updating and maintaining various sales software programs, entering sales contracts, generating customer mailings, and providing back up to other station sales assistants.

If you qualify and want to join our team, send a cover letter and resume to:

Darin Di Piazza
General Sales Manager
dipiazza@wbng.com
560 Columbia Dr.
Johnson City, NY 13790

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

WBNG is part of Quincy Media, a family owned company with 16 stations (ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, CW) in 8 states. Throughout Quincy, positions are available for candidates with all levels of experience and the advancement you are seeking. Visit careersatquincy.com for links to all stations and opportunities.

WBNG-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 
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Sales Coordinator – Albany NY Capital Region  

JOB SUMMARY: As a liaison between Sales Managers, station Account Executives and advertising clients, the Sales Coordinator  provides general support to the radio/digital Sales Department including the preparation of recaps, sales reports, creating sales proposals, correspondence, sales pieces, competitive requests, faxing and/or emailing spot times to clients, answering phones, account history, and maintaining contract files. The position is also responsible for scheduling commercial schedules in the traffic system, managing accounts receivable, and handling all co-op matters throughout the month.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide administrative and clerical support to Sales Managers and station Account Executives.
  • Gathers ratings research and assists with the creation, proofing and assembly of sales marketing materials.
  • Create PowerPoint presentations for station client marketing campaigns.
  • Receptionist back-up/switchboard relief.
  • Participate in Sales meetings.
  • Update Sales collateral as directed by Market Manager
  • Attend sales calls with Account Executives
  • Keep shared drive up to date and organized
  • Participate in all company and local sales training
  • Coordinate and mail all CO-OP packages every month [Responsible for gathering all scripts/affidavits that require both a signature & notary from the designated departments based on each specific request of the advertiser/agency.
  • Use of internal software systems for order entry and coordinating copy with AE’s, clients and production.

Qualifications:

  • Strong word-processing skills and knowledge of computer graphics programs are essential.
  • Database management falls under this job function.
  • Must be customer-focused, organized and detail-oriented with the abilities to work well under deadlines and handle last-minute assignments.

Benefits:

  • Highly Competitive Base Salary  
  • 3 weeks off
  • Company provided Laptop
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • High Energy Work Environment
  • Opportunity for Upward Mobility- The growth opportunity is great.  TSM is a fast growing public company offering unlimited earning potential to our managers and salespeople.

About Us
Townsquare Media Group is a diversified media, entertainment and digital marketing services company that owns and operates radio, digital and live event properties. The Company specializes in creating and distributing original entertainment, music and lifestyle content. Its assets include 312 radio stations and over 325 local companion websites in 66 small to mid-sized markets, making it the third largest owner of radio stations, a national portfolio of music and entertainment digital properties reaching over 50 million US unique visitors monthly, including Taste of Country, Diffuser.fm, Ultimate Classic Rock, Loudwire, The FW, GuySpeed, ScreenCrush and PopCrush, approximately 500 live music and non-music events annually, and Seize the Deal, an E-commerce business.

TOWNSQUARE MEDIA BROADCASTING, LLC MAINTAINS A DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE AND IS AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. APPLICANTS MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE U.S.

 
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Senior Broadcast Engineer Capital Region  

Position Summary:

  • Senior level broadcast engineer with RF knowledge
  • Directly responsible for maintaining 99.999% reliability of broadcast systems through diversity and redundancy
  • Responsible for management of broadcast information systems networking
  • Providing daily management of server hardware and software, data systems, and IP networking
  • Coordination with management regarding projects, preventative maintenance, and focus
  • Providing remote support to off-site locations for maintenance, troubleshooting and repairs, including radio transmission systems
  • Upkeep of documentation for all broadcast systems
  • Configuring and testing of various equipment for production
  • On-call 24/7 availability for audio equipment maintenance and repair
  • Other duties as assigned

Formal Education Required and/or Equivalent Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering / Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Computer audio (AAC, MP2, MP3, WAV)
  • Broadcast experience preferred
  • Self-starter who can work with minimal supervision
  • Solid analytical skills to solve complex technical issues
  • (5) years of experience in network administration
  • (10) years’ experience with RF and transmission networking

This position is located in the Northeastern United States.  Please send cover letter and resume via RadioHR6@gmail.com

 We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and participate in E-Verify.

 
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Technical Media Producer (TMP) Utica  

Must have good communication skills, the ability to think on his/her feet, knowledge of computers and production equipment. Candidate must have knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and basic broadcast operation. Ross Overdrive & Xpression knowledge a plus.

Job Requirements:
Run Master control with Harris Automation. Direct live newscasts with Ross Overdrive system. Use Photoshop and other editing software.

Description:
WKTV NewsChannel 2, the NBC affiliate in Utica, NY, is looking for a candidate with directing and or master control experience. He/she must have good communication skills and the ability to react quickly to changes. The candidate will also be responsible for other production duties such as web publishing, camera operation, and audio operation. Job is on weekends 10 hour days with occasional weekday call in.

WKTV is an equal opportunity employer. We produce ten newscasts per weekday, and three newscasts per weekend day.

Contact:
Dave Streeter, Operations Mgr.
WKTV
5936  Smith Hill Road
Utica, NY 13502
dstreeter@wktv.com

 
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Various Sales Openings Watertown  

Are you looking for a creative and fun working environment?  Do you enjoy being an active member of the community?   Are you eager to work in television or digital media?   Do you want to help LOCAL businesses in the Tri-County area succeed?  Would you like to work for a company where hard work is recognized and rewarded?

If you answered yes to these questions, #abc50thefunstation could be the perfect place for you!

ABC50, The North County CW and InformNNY.com is looking for bright new talent to be considered for the following positions:

Television Account Executive – Entry Level

Television Account Executive – Senior Level

Digital Account Executive

Digital Media Manager

Local Sales Manager

Salaries, Commission and Bonus plans vary by position.  All positions include paid training, paid vacation, paid sick time, flexible schedules, cell phone reimbursement and gas reimbursement.  Definitely interested?  Send your resume to stephaniesutton@informnny.com to schedule an interview.  Still not sure but want to learn more?  Give Steph a call or send her a text!  315-778-1751 .

 

Nexstar Media Group, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 
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WHEC-TV, Production Rochester  

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Journalism, Communications or other related field preferred or equivalent business experience.
  • 3 -5 years’ experience in a supervisory role in creative services, brand management or marketing preferred.
  • Complete understanding of all disciplines of marketing and advertising development.  Must have proven people skills, strong work ethic and desire to create and uphold brand for a media company that is creatively distinct.  Must be proficient in Videography, non-linear editing, cutting edge computer software operation.
  • Highly creative and qualified writer with the ability to meet tight deadlines effectively.
  • Experience overseeing all aspects of outside media buying.
  • Attention to detail, the ability to succeed in a cross-functional team environment, and strong organizational skills are a must.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and safe driving history as determined by the Company.  Driving record will be checked.

DUTIES:

  • Forward thinking leader that drives a winning team every day and every campaign through an aggressive spirit and can-do attitude.
  • Lead and oversee the brand image strategy and execution across all platforms (News10NBC; MeTV; whec.com; and all social platforms) for the Rochester, NY.
  • Collaborate with cross-organizational teams, develop marketing projects, track progress, identify issues and develop solutions prior to deployment of marketing messages.
  • Lead and mentor a team of creative personnel. As needed, hire great people, train, provide ongoing feedback and development along with performance appraisals to optimize growth and career satisfaction.
  • Evaluate consumer and 3rd party research to understand target markets and their responses to specific marketing initiatives.
  • Develop and implement social media strategy with an eye to increasing viewership/ engagement on all platforms.
  • Supervise the development and core design look and feel of the company’s on-air, off-air and online presence.
  • Work closely with general manager, news director and other station managers to develop effective marketing plans.
  • Responsible for purchase and analysis of outside media promotions and spending.
  • Develop and oversee annual budgets for all departments within the Creative Services group.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.

APPLY TO:http://www.whec.com/openings
Job# 7-17
Rochester, NY
No Telephone Calls Please
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 
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