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News Photojournalist - WCIV

WCIV is looking for a creative and dedicated full-time News Photojournalist! We are seeking someone who can see beyond the lens and bring back compelling stories. 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. We are an NPPA Storytelling station with a team of award winning photojournalists.

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Sales Assistant

The Sales Assistant position is the gateway into a media sales career. The Sales Assistant role is critical to successful client relationship management. Sales Assistants are responsible for maintaining all aspects of account management and providing timely and accurate information to the sales team and to their roster of clients. This involves working with multiple departments such as Advertising Sales, Strategic Planning, Traffic, Finance and Billing.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

* Daily servicing of advertising client schedules across multiple platforms (TV, Digital, VOD, etc.) responsible for: booking commercial schedules, creating flowcharts, allocating products, change notices, etc.

* Manage advertisers’ sponsorships to ensure that all marketing elements are properly booked

* Develop strong understanding of our products and solutions for advertisers

* Serve as the first line of contact with internal and external entities to ensure proper maintenance of advertiser schedules

* Support and enhance agency relationships by monitoring requests and ensuring commercials spots are booked according to guidelines

* Resolve billing discrepancies to ensure timely payment

* Maintain close contact with company’s clients, advertising agency partners, as well as internal teams (traffic, marketing, research, etc.)

* Participate in projects, preparation of sales materials, and perform other duties as assigned

* Assist Sales Planning as needed

 

QUALIFICATIONS

* Undergraduate Degree required

* Experience in Client Services or Account Management experience a plus
* Strong proficiency in computer software applications. (Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook)
* Possess excellent written and oral communication skills.
* Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
* Detail oriented, organized, flexible, timely and accurate.
* Strong problem-solving skills, with the ability to adapt and meet deadlines
* Exceptional interpersonal skills.
* Friendly and professional demeanor.

 

ABOUT FUSE

Fuse Media is an independently owned multi-platform media company reflecting the wide-ranging tastes and attitudes of the fast-growing, Latino and multicultural 18-34 audience. The company’s media brands include the Fuse and FM linear and video-on-demand (VOD) channels; Fuse.TV online and mobile websites; the Fuse TV mobile and over-the-top (OTT) apps; a podcast network; several branded social media channels; and live events. Fuse network is currently available in approximately 70 million households and FM reaches over 43 million households.

 

Please submit an online application via our careers page, here

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Production Assistant, Politics

PBS NewsHour is seeking a Production Assistant who’s responsible for providing a diverse range of writing, research, editing, production, and reporting services to support the work of the PBS NewsHour, focusing on politics. The Production Assistant will provide assistance to producers and team creating broadcast and online content, using media asset management tools, online web research, and video editing programs, such as Premiere Pro, Avid and Final Cut Pro.   College degree in journalism, communications, political science, or a related discipline. Introductory experience with television broadcast and online journalism, including writing, editing, and shooting preferred. Experience with Premiere Pro, Avid and Final Cut Pro is desirable.

PBS NewsHour is a wholly-owned non-profit subsidiary of WETA. 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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Digital Content Producer - WQAD

Our news department is looking for a talented and creative journalist to join our growing online news team producing content for WQAD.com, associated digital platforms and social media. The ideal candidate will have natural curiosity, a passion for news and the ability to tell a complete and understandable story using a variety of storytelling tools.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
Mine a wide variety of sources for relevant content. Select, generate, research and write original stories and viral content.
Capture and edit images and video.
Represent WQAD professionally via social media.
Develop sources and review contributions from others for publication.
Work independently and demonstrate solid judgment for content selection and priorities.
Work under frequently tight deadlines and have the ability to react to breaking news situations quickly and accurately.
Assist in digital storytelling training for reporters, anchors and other broadcast talent.
Assist in reviewing digital analytics and metrics to help adjust our digital strategy as needed.
Other duties as assigned.

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS: We are looking for a strong writer with good news judgement. Experience with video editing is a plus. A good candidate will be flexible and able to work well under deadline pressure. Journalism background, excellent communication skills and a basic understanding of AP style are required. Computer skills are required. . Must be self-motivated and able to work with a diverse group of people.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Dexterity to operate a keyboard, computer and other such equipment. Communication skills used in office setting.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THIS POSITION: Send a resume to Tory Brecht, Digital Content Manager, WQAD-TV, 3003 Park 16th Street, Moline, Illinois 61265-6061 or e-mail at tory.brecht@wqad.com. Please include a cover letter with resume submissions.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information, please visit www.tribunemedia.com.

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Digital Video Producer, Economics

Digital Video Producer, Economics

Arlington, VA

PBS NewsHour is seeking a Digital Video Producer, Economics who will be responsible for strategizing, producing and managing production of original video content, especially designed for social and online consumption that focuses on economics content. You will work closely with senior digital and editorial newsroom leadership and audience development team to create online content that maintains the highest journalistic integrity and grows the reach and the following for the PBS NewsHour.  Primary responsibilities include desktop video editing and web publishing, original video production in the field, and researching news archives to develop and produce editorially rich storytelling designed for the social and online audience.  College degree and a minimum of four (4) years of experience in video news reporting and production, including online content, preferably for a national news outlet.

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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Assistant to the Executive Producer/ Senior Vice President & Office Manager

Assistant to the Executive Producer/ Senior Vice President & Office Manager

Arlington, VA

PBS NewsHour is looking for Assistant to the Executive Producer/ Senior Vice President & Office Manager. In this position, you will be responsible for providing high-level and complex administrative support.

As our Assistant to the Executive Producer/ Senior Vice President & Office Manager, you will:

  • Manage the SVP/EP’s daily and long-range calendar and schedule
  • Draft memoranda and correspondence
  • Maintain files
  • Serve as a liaison to staff

Your skills:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of general office procedures
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a customer service orientation
  • Strong understanding and application of computer technology to efficiently accomplish work using Microsoft Office programs, plus others
  • Manage changing priorities
  • Ability to handle confidential matters with discretion and tact
  • Interest in journalism
  • A minimum 3 years of administrative office experience, preferably for an executive in a professional office environment

Education:

  • College degree or equivalent combination of education and experienceWhat we offer:
  • Competitive and comprehensive benefits package
  • 403(b)/Roth and outstanding company match program
  • Growth opportunities
  • Tuition reimbursement and loans

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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News Photographer - Sinclair Broadcast Group

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!

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Bloomberg - Production Assistant

The energy of a newsroom. The pace of a trading floor. The buzz of a recent tech breakthrough. We work hard, and we work fast - while keeping up the quality and accuracy we're known for. It's what keeps us inventing and reinventing, all the time. "Our culture is wide open, just like our spaces." We bring out the best in each other. And through our countless volunteer projects, we help bring out the best in the communities around us, too. You can do amazing work here. Work you couldn't do anywhere else. It's up to you to make it happen.

Bloomberg LP has built a significant media business spanning television, digital, magazine, radio and live event platforms across the globe. In the midst of a historic time in the media industry, Bloomberg Media is setting out to become the indispensable source of information for the world's most influential business leaders.

Bloomberg is looking for a Production Assistant to help support the television and radio team in our San Francisco bureau. We’ll trust you to be a self-starter, with a can-do attitude and a passion for everything tech-related. You’ll be helping support the scripting and production of live segments. You'll be assisting the Bloomberg Technology team in the studio and in the field. You'll be researching and booking guests for television and radio. You'll be providing scheduling assistance to our on-air talent. You’ll be a team-player, and come to the table with innovative and creative ways to tell a story.

You’ll need to have:

  •  A Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  •  Spent time in a live news/production environment
  •  Strong editorial, storytelling, communication, and editing skills
  •  Flexibility with hours as needed
  •  A background in, and passion for journalism and technology.

Does this sound like you?

Apply if you think we’re a good match. We’ll get in touch with you to let you know the next steps.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Please submit an online application via our careers page, here 

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Director, Program Planning

Fuse Media is seeking an experienced Director, Program Planning to join our New York team. The role will report to the COO/CFO and will act as a business and technical shared resource to align project execution activities to business priorities. The Director, Program Planning will manage deliverables, timelines, budgets and tasks in a cross-functional capacity as a shared resource throughout the organization. Projects will span advertising, sales, inventory management, broadcast operations, digital business initiatives, social media, audience engagement, information technology and finance. The ideal candidate is a strong leader, highly organized, creative, entrepreneurial and adaptive. Candidates must possess strong organizational, writing and verbal communications skills as well as attention to detail. The ideal candidate will have the ability to observe patterns and garner insights resulting from operating in a cross functional capacity across departments that will be translated into recommendations to help grow the business and increase operational efficiencies.

 

Responsibilities:

* Managing team activities, timelines and deliverables as they relate to scoped and engaged projects ensuring nothing falls between the cracks.

* Planning, development and execution of project plans, justifications, communications and related artifacts of the discipline.

* Provide transparency to senior management with respect to project and portfolio issues, risks and recommend/implement strategies for effective and efficient operations.

* Troubleshoot and drive project issues and challenges to a successful completion/conclusion.

* Managing project budgets to align scope and deliverables.

* Organize executive level presentation materials to provide high level reporting and status across all managed initiatives and activities.

* Facilitate the timely flow of accurate information across work streams and stakeholders.

* Be a proponent of sound project management principles to instill project management related techniques and discipline across the organization acting as a mentor and subject matter expert.

 

Requirements & Qualifications:

* 7+ years of project management experience, preferably in the media & entertainment vertical with digital media experience as a plus.

* Experience with new business, operations, media and technology project implementations.

* Undergraduate degree in related/relevant field of study.

* Ability to look ahead while executing projects, strong visionary and execution skills.

* Ability to appropriately manage expectations across scoped and proposed projects and related stakeholders.

* Ability to manage numerous projects simultaneously from conception to completion in a fast-paced environment.

* Ability to shift between tactical and strategic thinking.

* Ability to “right size” the project management approach for the needs of the company developing a hybrid approach grounded in traditional methodologies such as agile/waterfall.

* Excellent work ethic and organizational skills with a hands-on approach.

* Strong relationship management and collaboration skills necessary.

* Must be detail oriented, proactive and willing to roll up the sleeves.

* Outstanding customer service skills.

* PMI/PMP certification required. PMO-related experience preferred.

* Some travel may be required, as well as the ability to work weekends where appropriate.

* Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project and Visio. Familiarity with web-based project management tools, such as Wrike, a plus.

 

Please submit an online application via our careers page, here

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Bloomberg - Segment Producer

The energy of a newsroom. The pace of a trading floor. The buzz of a recent tech breakthrough. We work hard, and we work fast - while keeping up the quality and accuracy we're known for. It's what keeps us inventing and reinventing, all the time. "Our culture is wide open, just like our spaces." We bring out the best in each other. And through our countless volunteer projects, we help bring out the best in the communities around us, too. You can do amazing work here. Work you couldn't do anywhere else. It's up to you to make it happen.
Bloomberg LP has built a significant media business spanning television, digital, magazine, radio and live event platforms across the globe. In the midst of a historic time in the media industry, Bloomberg Media is setting out to become the indispensable source of information for the world's most influential business leaders. The segment producer will produce newsmaker and compelling guest interviews, taped segments, and help produce in the control room.
The segment producer will work with the line producers and bookers to conceive and execute enterprising segments for TV and all digital platforms. The ability to creatively use video and graphics is required. Successful candidates will have solid understanding, experience and knowledge of financial and business news and a minimum of three years industry experience. Candidates must thrive under the pressure of deadlines and breaking news. This position requires flexible hours to accommodate production schedules.


We’ll trust you to:
- Produce compelling daily live segments for television
- Pitching, researching, writing and editing stories for multiple platforms
- Creating and managing all graphical and production elements for broadcasting
- Know your way around a control room
You’ll need to have:
- 3+ years of recent and relevant business news producing
- Experience of working in a live TV news environment essential
- Strong writing and edit supervising skills, and the ability to creatively use video and graphics is required
- Previous financial journalism experience is preferred
- Flexibility with hours is essential
- Highly collaborative, and creative

Does this sounds like you? Then apply on our careers website


Apply if you think we’re a good match. We'll get in touch with you to let you know the next steps- but in the meantime feel free to browse this: https://www.bloombergmedia.com/
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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