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Marketing Consultant - WJAC-TV

WJAC-TV is seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated Marketing Consultant. 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 salespeople who want to have FUN at work, make money, and help local businesses grow.

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Weekend Assignment Editor - WJAC-TV

WJAC-TV is seeking an aggressive, energetic, and creative full-time Assignment Editor. This position is full-time and will require working a flexible schedule that includes nights and holidays.

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Vice President - Creative Services and Programming, WLS-TV

We are seeking a strategic creative executive who understands how a media brand interacts with audiences anywhere and anytime.  Reporting to the President and General Manager of WLS-TV, this executive will manage the station’s brand on all platforms and produce brand appropriate original content. This position requires expertise in data-focused, audience-based brand development and design, content creation and social media marketing, as well as experience in social listening, sales promotions and influencer marketing.  

 

Responsibilities :

 

  • Manage the ABC7 brand on all platforms (on-air, online, mobile, etc.) through the development and execution of innovative creative and marketing campaigns.
  • Leverage research and real time data analytics to launch timely social media campaigns that grow audience engagement with and emotional connection to the ABC7 brand, content and talent.
  • Be a Creative link to our local community, and develop relationships with community stakeholders to drive earned media.
  • Oversee the creative development and production of live event, original series and select short-form programming.
  • Manage the station’s off-channel media budget and media buying agency.
  • Grow the brand identity and relevance of ABC7 by developing and creating original, emotionally-impactful content and touch points for our audiences.

Basic Qualifications :

 

  • A demonstrated track record of managing the creative expression of a media brand on and off-air.
  • Experience with, or deep understanding of, brand management across digital platforms (online, mobile, etc.), including social media.
  • A strong understanding of how to use research and data analytics tools to drive audience engagement and media buying on all platforms.
  • Experience supervising the development and production of live event and series programming.
  • Excellent management skills and an ability to inspire a creative, positive, supportive and encouraging work environment.
  • A proven track record of working across departments to build a collaborative work environment.

 

Preferred Qualifications :

 

  • Experience working in the marketing and/or programming department at a local broadcast station.
  • Experience producing original content that integrates sponsors and advertisers.

 

Additional Information:

 

Interested applicants should upload a resume along with references online at www.disneycareers.com. Requisition ID#471376BR

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER - FEMALE/MINORITY/VETERAN/DISABILITY/SEXUAL ORIENTATION/GENDER IDENTITY.

 

 

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Broadcast (Engineering) Manager

osition Title: Broadcast Manager
Department: Technology
Reports to: Chief Technology Director


Position Summary:

Primary accountability for managing WVIZ/PBS, WCPN, and WCLV ideastream engineering process and related distribution and receive systems in support of broadcast, production, operation and maintenance, and design of new or emerging technical systems


Essential duties and responsibilities:

Direct and manage staff: select, hire, train, coach, counsel and assure performance and morale
Responsible for Master Control and broadcast chain; planning, integration, maintenance, and operation.
Acts as designated Chief Operator for WVIZ/PBS, WCPN and WCLV.
Assure ideastream compliance with applicable Federal Communications Commission.
Identify and make recommendations for organization’s short and long term broadcast engineering needs.
Prepare and administer approved annual engineering capital and operating budgets including bidding and purchasing for the broadcast chains according to approved guidelines.
Represent ideastream to and participate in professional technical organizations.
Establish and implements department goals annually to meet organization’s strategic objectives.
Assure that Capital Inventory is accurately maintained.

Prepare federal and state grant applications for capital funds related to technical equipment.
Other duties as assigned.



3. Qualifications

Knowledge/skills/aptitudes:

In-depth knowledge of technologies of television, radio, audio, broadcast automation, computers and power distribution.
In-depth knowledge of video over IP attributes and processes
In-depth knowledge of A/V routing and transcoding
Knowledge of general FCC rules and regulations
Demonstrated technical knowledge and competencies.
Leadership and supervisory skills.
Demonstrated ability to integrate a variety of activities.
General management skills in budgeting, planning, and personnel supervision.



Experience:
Seasoned level of experience in broadcast engineering management

Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering; or ten years broadcast engineering experience and supervision.

Essential Physical Demands and Working Environment:

Ability to see, communicate, hear and utilize electronic communication devices. Physical ability to walk, climb on ladders, lift up to 50 pounds of weight
 

To apply go to: www.ideastream.org/careers and click on the job title

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Multimedia Journalist - WCIV

WCIV has an exciting opportunity for a Multimedia Journalist (MMJ). Your responsibilities as an MMJ will include reporting, shooting and editing news stories, enterprising story ideas, developing contacts, as well as other responsibilities as assigned. You will be expected to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet, social networking sites and mobile phones, in addition to television. 

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News Anchor - WJAC-TV

WJAC-TV, in Johnstown/Altoona/State College, Pennsylvania, is looking for an experienced co-anchor for our weekday morning newscasts. You must be a newsroom leader who works well with producers and technical staff to craft compelling newscasts.

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Sales Promotion & Event Coordinator - WPEC CBS12

WPEC CBS12 is seeking a CREATIVE, detail-oriented Promotion & Events Coordinator who has strong written and oral communication and outstanding organizational skills.

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Account Executive

POSITION SUMMARY (Scope & Purpose)
WQAD 8 has an opening for an Account Executive. Responsibilities include proposing media advertising strategies over several media platforms to local businesses and advertising agencies. Previous sales experience and a college degree preferred. Working knowledge of digital, mobile, social media a plus. Must have the ability to utilize PowerPoint, Word and Excel proficiently.

 

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES/SKILLS:
• A proven track record of creativity
• The ability to complete an effective customer needs analysis
• Develop new business for continued revenue growth, working with direct clients and advertising agencies.
• Embrace new technology. Applicant needs to be experienced in the use of new technology and possess the ability to learn how new technologies can be used to develop sales opportunities that will benefit our customers and new revenue growth for our business.
• Conduct sales calls within an established zone in our designated market area.
• Experienced in building relationships and able to use available resources to generate revenue.
• Forecast pending business.
• Achieve monthly revenue budget.
• Achieve monthly new business quota. Conduct presentations utilizing our marketing department and use available research materials to secure new customer and develop revenue.
• Maximize use of selling day by using available resources to handle administrative duties.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
• Verbal and written skills used in meetings, conversation and presentations.
• Ability to drive vehicle.
• Dexterity to operate keys on computers and telephones.
• Ability to lift tapes, sales packages and other object up to 20 pounds and over when needed.
• Exposed to all kinds of weather conditions in connection with making sales calls on clients.
• Must be willing to travel.

RELATIONSHIPS:
INTERNAL CONTACTS EXTERNAL CONTACTS
Other Account Executives Advertising clients
Sales Assistants
Station Management

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THIS POSITION:
Send a resume to Dan Englund, Local Sales Manager at WQAD-TV, 3003 Park 16th Street, Moline, Illinois 61265-6061 or e-mail at dan.englund@wqad.com.

This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change, e.g., emergencies, changes in personnel, work load, rush jobs, special projects, technological developments, etc.


Tribune Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Editor/Photographer

WQAD News 8 has a one of a kind News Photographer/Editor/ Sports storytelling position.
Responsibilities:
This opportunity is for News and our highly acclaimed News with a Twist news program.

Are you a creative person with a good eye for storytelling and positive work ethic? Are you able to inform and entertain through the use of great visuals and natural sound? Are you wanting to fill in anchor for sports?
NPPA style of shooting and editing is preferred. You should be technically astute with Go Pros, mobile, Final Cut, etc. Your stories will run the gamut from enterprise stories, to features and natural sound stories. You will also take part in shooting stories and highlights for our sports department.

Other responsibilities will be outlined during interview.
Qualifications:
• 2+ years' in television broadcast as well as ENG/SNG experience
• Possess excellent videography, lightning, and non-linear editing skills
• NPPA style shooting and editing preferred
• Advanced knowledge with Go Pros, Mobile, Final Cut, etc.
• Must be willing to submit to a background check and drug screening
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Interested applicants, please email Andy McKay at andy.mckay@wqad.com or apply through www.tribunemedia.com/careers portal and include your resume, cover letter, and reel link.

Equal 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 approximately 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 32% interest in CareerBuilder, LLC and 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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Production Assistant, Segment Unit

WETA, Washington, DC 

PBS NewsHour is seeking a passionate Production Assistant who will be responsible for providing a diverse range of writing, research, editing, production, and tracking services to support the work of the PBS NewsHour. You will prepare news material and news feeds for compilation and produce compilations exercising independent judgment. Other tasks include researching and fulfilling video requests for PBS NewsHour producers, acquiring footage and creating footage, and assisting in covering breaking news and in writing for broadcast news summary. College degree in journalism, communications, political science, or a related discipline, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Introductory experience with broadcast and online journalism, including writing, editing, and shooting preferred. Experience with nonlinear editing programs is desirable. 

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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