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News Director

 KUOW

News Director

Seattle, WA

KUOW is looking for an experienced journalist with a proven track record of managing a newsroom to be their next News Director.  The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing a 20+ person newsroom and leading bold new initiatives that continue to grow our position as one of the top news outlets in the region.  You must be a seasoned news professional who is excited about, and already engaged in, creating the future of journalism on all platforms.

KUOW is the Puget Sound Region’s NPR-affiliated public radio service for local, regional, national and international news, information and cultural programming.  They serve more than one million users monthly: on-air, online, live streaming and on demand.  KUOW operates four broadcast frequencies in Seattle and Western Washington State and produces discrete content services on an additional two HD channels. KUOW has the 6th-largest news room among individual stations in the public radio system. The mission of KUOW is to create and serve an informed public—one challenged and invigorated by an understanding and appreciation of events, ideas and cultures.  The station is licensed to the University of Washington, which is assisted in its operation and management by Puget Sound Public Radio, a private nonprofit corporation established in 1999 and governed by a community board.

Together the staff and management of KUOW have created the profile of the ideal candidate for the News Director position. They will consider candidates who most clearly demonstrate those skills and attributes. For a detailed listing, please visit the posting at http://liv.jobs/KUOWND.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

KUOW is being assisted in this search by Livingston Associates.  Inquiries are welcome with Livingston Associates. For consideration, please visit the job posting and apply online at https://livingstonassociates.net/openings.html#KUOW.

Apply by July 31, 2017

 

The University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

To learn more about KUOW, visit: http://kuow.org/

 

Search Assistance by:

Livingston Associates – http://www.livingstonassociates.net/

Inquiries are welcome with Livingston Associates

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Radio Producer

Radio Producer

To the Best of Our Knowledge, a Peabody Award-winning “public radio magazine of ideas”, is seeking a person from a diverse background to research and develop in-depth show themes, pre-interview, select, and book guests and oversee the program life-cycle. Requires: Bachelor’s degree, intellectual curiosity, strong collaboration and writing skills, & desire to explore big ideas and make them engaging and accessible to a popular audience.  Learn more: www.wpr.org/producer-ttbook.  Betsy.nelson@wpr.org. 608-262-5221, EOE.

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Part-Time Producer

 

 

WQAD NEWS 8

JOB OPPORTUNITY

Part Time Producer

 

LOCATION:  WQAD-TV, Moline, Illinois

POSTING DATE:  July 12, 2017

Overview:

Location: Moline, IL 

Reports To: Assistant News Director

 

Are you a “news junkie” with a passion for journalism and live television? If so, WQAD News 8 has an immediate opening for a full-time newscast producer.

 

Responsibilities:

As a key member of our editorial content team you will collaborate with managers, the assignment desk and web producers in the planning, writing and coordination of all elements of a daily newscast. You must be able to handle a great deal of writing under tight deadlines and be able to keep your cool under pressure.

 

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have a four-year degree in mass communications, journalism or a related field, strong writing skills, strong organizational skills, and a high level of creativity. 

 

The right candidate for this position will be available to work a variety of hours including overnights and weekends.

 

Must be willing to submit to a background check and have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.

 

PLEASE APPLY ONLINE AT: www.wqad.com or send your resume to Elaine Barreca (Assistant News Director) elaine.barreca@wqad.com

 

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

Company Info:

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com. 

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Full-Time Producer

WQAD NEWS 8

JOB OPPORTUNITY

Full Time Producer

 

LOCATION:  WQAD-TV, Moline, Illinois

POSTING DATE:  July 12, 2017

Overview:

Location: Moline, IL

 

Reports To: Assistant News Director

 

Are you a “news junkie” with a passion for journalism and live television? If so, WQAD News 8 has an immediate opening for a full-time newscast producer.

Responsibilities:

As a key member of our editorial content team you will collaborate with managers, the assignment desk and web producers in the planning, writing and coordination of all elements of a daily newscast. You must be able to handle a great deal of writing under tight deadlines and be able to keep your cool under pressure.

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have a four-year degree in mass communications, journalism or a related field, strong writing skills, strong organizational skills, and a high level of creativity. 

 

The right candidate for this position will be available to work a variety of hours including overnights and weekends.

 

Must be willing to submit to a background check and have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.

 

PLEASE APPLY ONLINE AT: www.wqad.com or send your resume to Elaine Barreca (Assistant News Director) elaine.barreca@wqad.com

 

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

Company Info:

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com

 

 

LOCATION:  WQAD-TV, Moline, Illinois

POSTING DATE:  July 12, 2017

Overview:

Location: Moline, IL

 

Reports To: Assistant News Director

 

Are you a “news junkie” with a passion for journalism and live television? If so, WQAD News 8 has an immediate opening for a full-time newscast producer.

Responsibilities:

As a key member of our editorial content team you will collaborate with managers, the assignment desk and web producers in the planning, writing and coordination of all elements of a daily newscast. You must be able to handle a great deal of writing under tight deadlines and be able to keep your cool under pressure.

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have a four-year degree in mass communications, journalism or a related field, strong writing skills, strong organizational skills, and a high level of creativity. 

 

The right candidate for this position will be available to work a variety of hours including overnights and weekends.

 

Must be willing to submit to a background check and have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.

 

PLEASE APPLY ONLINE AT: www.wqad.com or send your resume to Elaine Barreca (Assistant News Director) elaine.barreca@wqad.com

 

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

Company Info:

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com

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News Director - WCIV

WCIV is looking for a Director for their newscasts.

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VIDEO DEPARTMENT INTERN

VIDEO DEPARTMENT INTERN

 

Summary

Video Department Intern will focus on video shooting, editing and production work with the video team and will also have an opportunity to work on audience optimization, social distribution and analytics with the Facebook team.

 

 

What you will be doing (Specific Responsibilities):

  • Assist Rare staff as needed on editorial and video endeavors.
  • Produce 3 videos per week as assigned by manager.
  • Pitch original content and pursue when necessary.

                                                              

What we are looking for (Required Qualifications):

  • Current journalism, communications, production or English major.

 

What we are looking for (Education):

  • High school education
  • Current undergraduate

 

What you will get:

 

  • Paid internship over 10-12 weeks in Atlanta, GA
  • College credit (if applicable)
  • Visibility to media leadership
  • Corporate Social Responsibility through Community Service

 

Interested?

To review and be considered for this internship, please click on our Early Career tab at https://jobs.coxmediagroup.com/ to apply.  The requisition number is 175104.

 

Cox Media Group (CMG) is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company that also includes the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa.  The company’s operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations; more than 60 radio stations; six daily newspapers, more than a dozen non-daily publications; and more than 100 digital sites and services, like Rare.us, Clark.com, Dawg Nation, SEC Country, Hookem.com, and All22. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 31 million TV viewers, more than 3.5 million newspaper readers, and nearly 15 million radio listeners.  For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.

 

 

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Marketing Consultant WCIV

WCIV in Charleston, SC is seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated Marketing Consultant 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 salespeople who want to have FUN at work, make money, and help local businesses grow.

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Copy Coordinator WJAC-TV

WJAC-TV in Johnstown, PA is seeking a Copy Coordinator to join our Advertising Support team. We are looking for someone specializing in Copy/Continuity in a fast paced environment. The ideal candidate should have excellent organizational skills, be accurate, pay attention to detail, have the ability to problem-solve, and possess good communication skills.

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Manager - Public Relations, News - Spectrum Networks

JOB SUMMARY
Identify and take action to positively promote Charter's news networks, specifically in Florida, North Carolina and Texas.  Work closely with the corporate communications team to plan and implement media strategies to support growth.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Develop comprehensive external media strategies for  Spectrum Networks.

Develop and maintain relationships with industry and media contacts to foster a positive image of spectrum Networks.

Research and write press releases and media advisories.

Work closely with senior management on long-term planning and major PR initiatives.

Assist with PR for Spectrum’s sports networks as needed.

Evaluate and orchestrate executive participation in speaking arrangements and press events while maintaining strong media/press relationships.

Develop broad-based PR ideas that have a positive impact.

Proactively assist in managing Charter's reputation in traditional and digital media.

Perform a leading role on projects, working closely with internal clients to understand key business issues.

Collaborate with Spectrum Networks’ marketing team to optimize performance.

Research communication possibilities for diverse media (e.g. print publications, websites, online and social media, etc.).

Manage numerous projects simultaneously under deadline pressure.

Perform other duties as requested by Supervisor.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Skills / Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to read, write and speak the English language
Knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and terminology in the media space
Experience crafting and pitching stories to media
Understanding of the business of news media and how the media is changing, including its migration to a digital format, what makes a news story, how to control a story, and how to effectively reach journalists with key messages
Ability to work independently
Highly organized, strong attention to detail, self-directed, ability to multi-task and reprioritize quickly in a fast-paced environment
Excellent writing skills required
Ability to communicate with all levels of management and company personnel
Ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects and tasks
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability to prioritize and organize effectively

Education
Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Communications or related field or equivalent experience

Related Work Experience
3+ years in communications-related positions

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Skills / Abilities and Knowledge
Fluency in Spanish
Established relationships with key television and news journalists
Cable television experience
Knowledge of AP style with strong writing and excellent proofreading skills
Self-motivated and willing to help wherever needed

WORKING CONDITIONS
Normal office environment
Travel up to 20 %

EOE Race/Sex/Vet/Disability
Charter is an equal opportunity employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO Is the Law poster: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf
Charter is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different.


We are proud to offer a robust benefits package including medical, dental, vision, a matched 401(k) plan, tuition reimbursement, and discounted services for employees who reside in a Charter service area. Qualified candidates should apply online at

APPLICATION PROCEDURES

Qualified candidates should apply online at http://bit.ly/2tdvyZK will be considered.

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Digital Sales Manager - WTAT-TV

WTAT FOX 24 in Charleston, SC is searching for a Digital Sales Manager. The Digital Sales Manager will lead the station’s efforts in growing New and Incremental Digital revenue.  We are looking for a proven leader with management experience to develop a strategic sales plan with our management team. The ideal candidate must be able to coach, train, and lead our team of account executives to attain individual and collective Digital goals across all of our platforms. This candidate must have a proven history of developing and executing successful client-specific campaigns. The candidate must be willing and capable of learning about new products and be able to execute new sales strategies in the quickly changing digital landscape. The ideal candidate will have a professional knowledge of SEM, SEO, and all aspects of Targeted Display advertising.  They must be able to work with our Digital vendors to assure our clients digital campaigns are running effectively.

 

In this position you will:

 

-Provide training for Sales team, Support staff, and Content producers to grow overall Digital revenue and the customer experience

-Meet with clients and prospective clients presenting customized and comprehensive Digital campaigns

-Manage client specific campaigns along with our vendors to assure these solutions are executed flawlessly

-Meet with vendors and potential vendors to improve existing revenue programs, develop new programs, and establish new initiatives and programs to continually develop and grow all Digital revenue streams

 

Requirements:

 

-Two or more years of integrated Digital/Media sales management experience preferred, preferably in a TV/Radio/Print Sales and Marketing environment

-Five years of proven Digital Sales experience in Digital and Social media, preferably in a Digital Agency services and/or Electronic Media environment

- 4-year degree, Professional certifications and a history of achievement in training/education in related Industry disciplines

-Ability to lead, train and direct both experienced and entry level account executives

-Achieve all company revenue goals and objectives

-Working knowledge of Digital Interactive initiatives, Social Media and content

-Ability to initiate, present, and close Integrated Media advertising and Marketing solutions

- Work with Sales Management to set monthly Revenue goals for Account Executives and assist each by making 10-15 accompanied Sales/Prospecting calls per week

-Hands on experience developing New Business as a skilled negotiator and motivator

 

 

To apply, please send resume to jobs@foxcharleston.com and include “WTAT- Digital Sales Manager” in the subject line.  No phone calls please.

 

Cunningham Broadcasting Corporation is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace

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