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Radio Syndication Reporter

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 Radio/TV is looking for a Radio Syndication reporter to write, produce, and deliver on-air business reports for Bloomberg-affiliated radio station around the nation. Radio Syndication reporters act as editors for "Reporter Appearances and NewsFeeds." In this role, you will ensure that Bloomberg maximizes use of its 2700 reporters and analysts in providing special reports for our affiliates. You will work with other members of the Syndication team, the Television Assignment Desk, and the Radio Programming team to coordinate appearances of Bloomberg editorial staff on Bloomberg Radio affiliates. You will be responsible for tracking what major stories Bloomberg News, Bloomberg Intelligence, BGOV, and BNA reporters and analysts are covering, and maintains a daily plan for their availability. You will send frequent "two-way" availability emails to Bloomberg Radio affiliates and coordinates appearances. You will also coordinate Bloomberg Radio audio reports and disseminates them to affiliates in regular "Bloomberg NewsFeeds."

 

You'll need to have:

- A solid understanding, experience and knowledge of broadcast news

- Bachelor's degree (or equivalent)

- Experience working with Adobe Audition or other audio editing software, along with newsroom software     systems in use at Bloomberg

- A minimum of three years industry experience

- The ability to thrive under the pressure of deadlines and breaking news

- Ability to work flexible hours to accommodate production schedules

- Please include air check samples with resume

 

Does this sound like you?

Apply here: https://careers.bloomberg.com/job/detail/78611

 

If we believe you’re a good match we'll get in touch 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.

Master Control Operator, WTAT-TV, Charleston, SC

WTAT-TV FOX24, Charleston, SC has an opening for a full-time entry-level position Master Control Operator. No prior experience is necessary, but experience as a Master Control Operator or in broadcast television would be helpful. Applicants should be detail oriented, self-motivated, and have good communication skills. Individuals must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, have good time management abilities, and basic computer skills. Applicant must also be able to work flexible schedules including evenings, overnights, holidays, and weekends.

To apply, please send resume to jobs@foxcharleston.com and include “WTAT-Master Control Operator” in the subject line.

No phone calls please.

WTAT-TV and Cunningham Broadcasting Corporation are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

Creative Services Director, WTAT-TV, Charleston, SC

WTAT-TV FOX24 in Charleston, SC is currently seeking an energetic and experienced Creative Services Director.  The successful candidate must be able to direct, create, manage and execute WTAT on all platforms.  The director is responsible for on-air promotion and packaging of the channel’s marketing content and material.  This position is both creative and strategic and works closely with station management to develop brand strategy and launch content and create brand identity and packaging.

 

At least five years of creative professional in broadcasting and/or cable on air production. Experience in overseeing and managing a team and providing clear directions.  Takes the initiative and has “all hands-on deck” attitude while leading the team.

Job Functions

  • Oversees the development of creative concepts for all on-air creative and off-air promotional content including Social Media
  • Manage the creative direction of all on-air creative and off-air branded materials
  • Provide overall creative leadership of on-air promotion and branding with the goals of maintaining and improving local ratings, revenue and brand awareness consistent with WTAT-TV historical performance
  • Manage the On-Air Promotion team and maintain an effective workflow and effective timelines per project
  • Supervise production of on-air/video materials
  • Monitors the progress of production
  • Ensure that marketing initiatives are executed in a manner that furthers the brand
  • Website maintenance/ management
  • Community Partnership 
  • Requirements
  • College degree and/or five years of Production experience is preferred
  • Comprehensive understanding of production and/or postproduction operations
  • Experienced script writing/review and the workflow process
  • Excellent verbal, written and organizational skills
  • Strong writing, editing and producing skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Great leadership, motivation and communication skills   
  • WTAT-TV and Cunningham Broadcasting Corporation are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
  • No phone calls please.
  • If you have the required experience and skills, we want to hear from you! Please email your resume to jobs@foxcharleston.com, please include your salary requirements and a link to your latest work. Work examples should showcase strong editing and writing skills. 

Cross Platform Business Development Account Executive

ABC 7 Chicago seeks a motivated self-starter looking to overachieve in the 3rd largest DMA in the role of Cross Platform Business Development Account Executive for one of the strongest television stations in the country.   This Sales Executive is a team player and has the business acumen for cultivating strong business relationships direct with clients. Identifying a client’s needs, working with research and marketing to craft a compelling story, and then sharing it with passion, conviction and integrity to close the deal are attributes we are seeking.

Responsibilities

This challenging and rewarding position will be responsible for the development of new business partnerships, including local station initiatives, promotions and sponsorships sales.

Prospect, Qualify, and Develop new client relationships to increase business

Gain a deep working knowledge of WLS TV and digital/social platforms

Perform necessary analysis and planning to assure that priorities for each sales call are established

Ability to develop and present proposals leading to negotiating of deals and post analysis

Meet and exceed aggressive revenue goals while keeping sales management apprised of progress

Building and maintaining a positive reputation within our industry, based on service, integrity and growth

Qualifications

5+ years of experience in media

Knowledge of Chicago marketplace a must

Proven background in developing, closing and maintaining advertising accounts

Thorough understanding of digital/social media platforms and trends

Excellent oral and written communication, including the ability to present effectively in order to close business

Ability to work effectively as part of a team

Proficient in Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Office

Additional Information

Interested applicants should upload a cover letter and resume online at www.disneycareers.com Requisition ID #703590BR

Equal Opportunity Employer – Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual

Orientation/Gender Identity


Reporting Location – Chicago, IL

 

 

Cross Platform Business Development Account Executive

Staff Studio/Media Engineer

ABC7/WLS-TV Chicago is looking for a Full-Time Studio/Media Center Engineer.

Responsibilities

Duties include studio camera, studio audio, audio assist (A2/PA) and Media Center operation. Experience with satellite and microwave operations is also required. Media Center responsibilities include at times, preparing all pre-recorded program elements for air including: ingesting commercials and promos, and recording and segmenting programming for later playback.

Basic Qualifications

The candidate must have 2-3 years experience working with various HD formats (XDCam and File based). The candidate must have knowledge of ITX Automation, router systems, CC encoding, and satellite control operation. The successful candidate must also be able to troubleshoot in last-minute situations; perform duties quickly and efficiently; be able to work with minimal supervision; and have good communication skills dealing with various internal departments.

Additional Information

This is a NABET represented position and union membership is required. Interested applicants should upload a cover letter and resume to www.disneycareers.com.

Requisition ID # 699452BR

No phone calls, please.

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

Reporting Location – Chicago, IL

Staff Studio/Media Engineer

Executive Producer - Windy City Live

Chicago’s #1 television station is looking for an Executive Producer to lead a small team of hard working, well-connected creatives who bring a ton of energy and smarts to the party.

The ideal candidate would be an experienced show runner with an extensive background in the “talk” genre and format. The position is responsible for overseeing and leading a team that produces 5 hours of live television per week in addition to a weekend recap show. This position reports to the Director of Content Innovation.

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 enjoys success across a multi-platform environment and has one of the largest social media following of any local entertainment television program in the country.

Job Responsibilities

Managing the day to day editorial vision of WCL, including developing ideas for compelling, entertaining & local segments and themed shows.

This position works closely with the sales & marketing team to develop integrated content.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate expense discipline and management of budgets and resources.

Candidate must have a proven track record of leading and managing a team of talent, producers, PA’s, editors and other support staff. Other responsibilities include: producing ABC 7’s NYE show “Countdown Chicago,” working with E.P. of Content Innovation on new “Localish” initiatives and spearheading the hire of WCL interns.

Preferred Qualifications

The preferred candidate will have extensive knowledge and understanding of all things “Chicago”, and will demonstrate a passion for the community.

Basic Qualifications

10+ years working in the in the TV industry (5+ in Live TV).

5+ years of management experience.

Experience in a Control Room environment

Additional Information

Interested applicants should upload a resume along with references online at www.disneycareers.com.

Requisition ID# 699607BR

No phone calls please.

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


Reporting Location – Chicago, IL