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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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News Photographer - WJAC-TV

WJAC-TV is looking for a creative and dedicated full-time News Photographer! We are seeking someone who can see beyond the lens and bring back compelling stories. The candidate should have two years of ENG experience with a network affiliate news organization. You will cover day to day general, in-depth features, and investigative assignments. We are shooting full High-definition (HD) on media cards and editing on desktops and laptops. You should have strong editing skills in non-linear edit systems, possess excellent people skills, a strong work ethic, and a great attitude. A passion for story telling is absolutely essential in this position.

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Ignite Director - WJAC-TV

WJAC-TV is currently seeking an Ignite Director. Primary responsibility of the position is to plan, code, direct and manage production of daily newscasts using the Ignite Automation Production System. Our station is a 24/7 business, and applicants should understand that this position may require working a variety of shifts, along with weekends and/or holidays. A valid driver's license with a clean record is required.

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PBS NewsHour: Producer, Politics

Are you a dedicated and driven news producer? The Producer, Politics serves as an integral member of the PBS NewsHour politics unit, overseeing the production of video segments for use on-air and a variety of online content.

 

As the Producer, Politics, you will conceive, develop and execute field segments as well as studio discussion segments. You will also manage, plan and produce field, and political event coverage for packages as well as special projects. Further, you will identify, pre-interview, and book guests, gather and write background briefing materials for anchors and others, budget plan for field segments, and conceive and execute a variety of online coverage projects, which might include social media, podcasts, slideshows, extended interviews, and interactive forums and more.

 

You have experience covering politics and government at a national level and shooting and editing (Adobe Premiere, Final Cut or Avid) experience are a plus. You are able to work effectively in a fast-paced newsroom setting and to adjust smoothly to changing assignments under deadline pressure.  Flexible and able to handle multiple tasks.

 

Qualified individuals will have a college degree in journalism, political science, or related field, minimum of four (4) years of producing original news content, preferably for a national news outlet. Or, equivalent combination of education and experience.

                                                                                                               

For a full job description or to apply through our online application, please click here to be directed to the careers page at WETA. To confirm that a WETA or PBS NewsHour job posting is under recruitment, please visit our websites for our current job postings list: www.weta.org and www.pbs.org/newshour/.

 

WETA is an equal employment opportunity employer.  WETA does not discriminate against employees or applications on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, genetic predisposition or carrier status, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal law.

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Washington Digital Editor

Job Description

ABC News is seeking a Washington Editor to join our growing digital team.

The person in this role will be overseeing the editorial direction of digital content from the Washington Bureau. The ideal candidate is someone who has a deep background in and knowledge of politics.

The Washington Editor will be responsible for coordinating all coverage among the DC-based verticals and developing creative and innovative approaches to stories in the digital space.

We are seeking someone who can elevate our content and bring unique perspective to our coverage. The successful candidate will be someone who takes creative risks and is eager to experiment with different forms of storytelling.   He or she should also have experience overseeing the production of text and video for digital audiences. 

This person should be a digital evangelist – someone who is a voracious consumer of news and digital content and who feels equally comfortable assigning a text piece as they do an animated explainer or FB live.

The Washington Editor will work very closely with the team in New York.

Responsibilities

  • Plan daily and futures coverage with DC-based units
  • Collaborate with producers, editors, bookers and correspondents
  • Evangelize digital innovation and storytelling
  • Work with units to flesh out story ideas
  • Develop approaches to covering the administration
  • Coach the units on developing long- and short- form content
  • Serve as digital liaison to DC-based broadcast and newsgathering teams
  • Keep New York in the loop on all things DC

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum 5-10  year experience working at a digital-first news outlet
  • Proven experience overseeing the coverage of breaking news
  • Willingness and desire to collaborate across different teams
  • Ability to balance priorities, multiple projects and tasks
  • Brings energy, humor and positivity to the group dynamic
  • Has experience overseeing the production of text, video and live
  • Excellent communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Has experience running point on major breaking news
  • Deep understanding of politics and covering D.C. based beats
  • Experience collaborating with different teams
  • Has worked in the field for a digital-first organization
  • Excellent communication skills

Required Education

  • BA or BS from a 4 year accredited college or university or equivalent experience

Additional Information

Interested applicants must apply at www.disneycareers.com. Requisition ID# 460654BR or click here. Only accepting online applications.

 

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Equal Opportunity Employer – Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

 

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Coordinator, Production Finance (Junior Executive Training Program)

The Opportunity

Netflix is looking for a Production Finance Coordinator that will reside within the company's originals team in Hollywood, California. This is an entry level production finance position with time spent both internally at our production headquarters in Hollywood and externally implanted on one of our productions. While in the office candidates will support Netflix Production Finance Team and Production Finance Associates who manage owned and 3rd party productions. While embedded in a production, coordinators will work as a member of the production accounting team. Coordinators will be assigned to a specific content group including Series, Features, Documentaries, Stand-Up, Talk Shows, and Unscripted productions. Exceptional Coordinators will have the opportunity to develop into production Finance Associates.

 

Role/Primary current responsibilities:

  • Ground up training in Production Finance and Production Accounting while supporting the Production Finance Team.

  • Partner with Production Finance associate to manage studio paid costs, bank reconciliations, show fundings, accounts payable and relationship management with outside production accounting teams

 

Qualifications:

  • Candidate must be highly analytical.

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.

  • Possess high level of intellectual curiosity, focus on generating results and exhibit the highest personal and professional standards of integrity and ethics.

  • Candidate must be self-motivated, disciplined, highly organized and able to prioritize multiple tasks.

  • High aptitude and enthusiasm for complex problem solving and analysis utilizing financial applications, including great Excel skills.

  • Very strong written and verbal communication skills and experience in facilitating and presenting analyses.

  • Entertainment industry interest preferred.

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree required (Finance, Accounting or Film encouraged but not required).

  • Minimum of two years of work experience post degree.

  • Must be willing to travel to location for several months at a time.

Interested applicants can apply here

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Vice President & General Sales Manager

Job Description:

WLS-TV, the ABC Owned and Top Television Station in Chicago, is looking for a dynamic and strategic Leader to manage its talented sales and marketing team.

 

The role of the Vice President, General Sales Manager is to be the champion for ABC 7, and to coordinate all sales activities for the station across all platforms. Interested candidates must be able to demonstrate measurable and sustained results for generating revenue in our evolving marketplace.  The individual must be a proven motivator and provide inspiration to an already high performing team.

 

This is a highly collaborative role working closely with all departments across the station and the Disney ABC Television Group. The VP will oversee relationships with our customers, and will work to develop solutions for their brand needs that benefit the stations revenue goals.

 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Work with sales team(s) to achieve budget and financial goals for the station.
  • The Vice President of Sales will be charged with motivating and inspiring a high performing and creative team.
  • Provide an environment where ideas and creativity flourish to develop integrated sales and marketing solutions.
  • Identify and provide opportunities for growth and ownership within the team.
  • Must be constantly up to date and aware of available inventory across all platforms.
  • Recruit, retain and lead a best in class sales and marketing team that believes in the value we bring to our clients.

 

 

Basic Qualifications:

Candidates must have a proven track record in television sales and sales management.  A thorough understanding of inventory yield management, agency/client relationships, marketing, and new business development.  Additionally, the ideal candidate must have a clear vision for excelling in the digital marketplace.

 

Required Education:

Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience

 

Company Overview:

WLS is Chicago’s source for breaking news and live streaming video online.  Covering News, Weather, Traffic and Sports for all of the greater Chicago Area.

 

Additional Information:

Interested applicants should upload a resume along with references online at www.disneycareers.com. Requisition ID# 454429BR

 

No phone calls please.

 

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Equal Opportunity Employer – Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity


Reporting Location – Chicago, IL

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Producer, Windy City Live - ABC7 Chicago/WLS-TV

Job Description:

Chicago’s #1 television station is looking for an entertainment/talk producer to join a small team of hard working, well-connected creatives who bring a ton of energy and smarts to the party.  Windy City LIVE is a one-hour studio-based local show with a LIVE audience.  The popular program features topical news, pop culture, celebrity guests and regular features.  WCL is showcased across the three screens (TV, Internet, smart phones) and has the largest social media following of any local television program in the country. 

 

Job Responsibilities:

Create ideas for compelling, entertaining & local segments and full-hour themed shows; research guests/topics; develop content, questions and conduct guest pre-interviews.  Prep hosts for shows.  Managing daily workload while planning for shows down the road is part of the responsibility of a WCL producer.

 

 

Basic Qualifications:

Must wear many hats, bringing multiple skill-sets to the effort.  Strong research capabilities and resourcefulness an absolute must.  Solid organizational skills and concentration to detail critical.  Great planners and time-managers.

 

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience across multiple platforms a plus.  Three to five years production experience preferable.  Work in production and/or on studio shows ideal.  Working knowledge or quick adaptability to show rundown software programs, i.e. ENPS. Video editing capabilities on Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere is preferred.

 

Additional Information:

Interested applicants should upload a resume along with references online at www.disneycareers.com. Requisition ID# 456648BR

 

No phone calls please.

 

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Equal Opportunity Employer – Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Reporting Location – Chicago, IL

 

 

 

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Newswriter/Fill-in Producer

Job Description:

ABC 7 Chicago’s #1 news is looking for a creative and nimble newscast producer who is willing to produce any show and write for our various newscasts.

 

Basic Qualifications:

The ideal candidate should have excellent writing skills, rock solid news judgment and understand how to enhance a story using video, graphics and production techniques. The ideal candidate will have experience producing in a medium or large market, as well as experience with desktop editing.  Must be willing to work morning, evening and weekend shifts.

 

Required Education:

College degree required. 

 

Additional Information:

Candidates should upload their cover letter and resume at www.disneycareers.com

Requisition ID # 439086BR

No phone calls, please.

 

This is a NABET represented position.

 

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Equal Opportunity Employer – Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Reporting Location – Chicago, IL

 

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Multimedia Account Executive

Job Description:

ABC 7 Chicago seeks a motivated self-starter who enjoys a highly competitive marketplace to assume the role of Multimedia Account Executive on our local sales staff. 

 

Responsibilities:

This position will be responsible for developing new business partnerships, including selling and execution of internet and digital projects, promotions, sponsorships and packages.

 

Basic Qualifications:

The position requires a proven track record in sales/new business development, with experience in advertising agencies, as well as, direct client contact.

 

Position requires strong writing and presentation skills and Microsoft Office and computer literacy is imperative.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Three to five years of experience in electronic media sales is preferred.

 

Interested candidates should upload a cover letter and resume online at www.disneycareers.com. Requisition ID# 415880BR    

No phone calls please.

 

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Equal Opportunity Employer – Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Reporting Location – Chicago, IL

 

 

 

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