Television Postings

Company: Tribune Media/ KCPQ-TV

Category: News Writer Producers/ Television

Position: Executive Producer

Job ID

2016-44963

Location

Seattle, WA

Posted Date

6/8/2017

Overview:

KCPQ-TV, the Tribune owned FOX affiliate in Seattle WA has an immediate opening for the position of Executive Producer to oversee our top-rated newscast. We are looking for someone who is a strong, dynamic, collaborative, creative, people oriented leader who knows how to craft a compelling show with great content. The right candidate will have solid news judgment, be a positive coach, have impeccable writing skills and be able to produce compelling shows while overseeing talent, producers and writers. If you want to join a winning team that produces 10 hours of news a day in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, apply now!

KCPQ-TV is owned by Tribune Media which is the country’s largest combined independent broadcast station group and entertainment production studio, with 42 owned or operated broadcast stations, WGN AmericaAntenna TV,  ThisTV, global web properties and meta-data businesses.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage broadcast and large team to meet content objectives and newscast strategies to live up to the brand
  • Set coverage expectations, hold show review sessions/critiques, and drive breaking news coverage
  • Collaborate with the news team to produce a first in class product
  • Innovate, think differently and be creative
  • Manage and develop producers, writers and reporters

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience as an executive producer
  • Proven track record of leadership and newscast ratings growth
  • Degree in Journalism or related field

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

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.

 

Company: Tribune Media/ KCPQ-TV

Category: Television

Position: Sports Producer

Location: Seattle, WA

KCPQ-TV, the Tribune owned FOX affiliate in Seattle WA, has an immediate opening for the positon of per diem sports producer to identify, develop and produce quality sports content for all platforms. We are looking for someone who is passionate and knowledgeable about local sports, and knows how to cover important sports stories.

The per diem sports producer must be able to write and edit material for broadcast, web and social. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, work in a fast paced environment and have a strong background in sports broadcasting.

KCPQ-TV is owned by Tribune Media which is the country’s largest combined independent broadcast station group and entertainment production studio, with 42 owned or operated broadcast stations, WGN AmericaAntenna TV,  ThisTV, global web properties and meta-data businesses.

Responsibilities:

  • Write and edit raw sports footage, network feed material
  • Create accurate graphics for newscasts and sports shows including “Seahawks Gameday” and “Q it Up Sports”
  • Produce sportscasts, including rundown formatting and timing
  • Book guests and interviews – working directly with sports photographer to assign material to gather
  • Deliver sports content to all platforms on 24 hour cycle
  • Fill-in as producer of “Q it Up Sports,” a weekly half-hour sports broadcast

Qualifications:

  • Must have experience working in a newsroom
  • Must have experience line-producing sportscasts
  • Creative and strong writer/editor
  • Must be flexible to work different shifts throughout the year
  • Ability to work under extreme pressure and deadlines
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required

 

Company: Tribune Media

Category: Television

Position: Traffic Coordinator

Location: Seattle-Tacoma

Open date: August 1, 2017

 If you’re looking to join a fast-paced, dynamic organization, KCPQ/KZJO is the place for you!  As a Traffic Coordinator, you will organize information from advertisers, agencies, as well as our sales and production departments, and perform assigned Traffic copy duties needed to complete the daily, commercial station log.  You will also serve as a backup to our other Traffic Coordinators.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Obtaining and entering traffic instructions for our advertisers in to Wide Orbit Traffic software
  • Maintaining traffic instruction files, tape/digital library
  • Work closely with local Account Executives, clients and agencies in a professional manner

Requirements:

Ability to multi-task and meet daily deadlines

Ability to work quickly and efficiently

Must be able to work well under pressure

Must be dependable

Be a quick learner and self-starter

Must be able to work in a team setting

Must have good attention to detail

Good problem solving and communication skills

Must be computer literate – Outlook required, Wide Orbit or other traffic software a plus

Previous Television/Radio/Advertising Traffic experience required

 

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package.   

Please apply at this link:  https://careers3-tribune.icims.com/jobs/46065/traffic-coordinator/job?mode=view

EOE.  No phone calls please.

 

Company: Sinclair Broadcast Group

Category: Television News

Position: Multi Media Journalist – Full Time

Location: Boise, ID
Open date: August 1, 2017
Closing Date: September 1, 2017

Details:
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 to ensuring a great future for our employees.  Whether you are an industry veteran or 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!

URL:
http://www.kboi2.com

Experience:
KBOI-TV 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.

Requirements:

We're looking for someone with sharp news judgment, excellent technical skills and the ability to work well independently. Experience with live shots is required, experience with Live-U is a plus. 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. You must have and maintain a valid license and a good driving record.

While applying online, please include a web link of your recent work.  

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/


Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

Company: Tribune Media

Category: Television

Position: Sr. News Brand Producer

Location: Seattle-Tacoma

Open date: August 1, 2017

The Q13 FOX/JOEtv and Portland’s CW Creative Services department is looking for an experienced marketing pro to produce relevant, timely and interesting branding material to support our robust local news and sports programming. If you’ve got the creative chops and can also take on a supervisory role this might be for you. This position will act as the lead writer, producer, editor and director on priority Q13 News and sports branding campaigns. Additionally, this position will work with the News Brand Manager to mentor and grow a team of Writer/producer/editors in developing a wide range of news, sports, entertainment and digital marketing content.

Responsibilities:

  • Write, produce, edit high-level promotional content to support the stations’ news and sports priorities.
  • Independently develop strategic marketing and branding campaigns from conception to completion, based on brand ideals and goals.
  • Help manage project assignments and workflow for a team of writer/producer/editors.
  • Proficiency as a video shooter and understanding of best practices in video production.
  • Basic understanding of television ratings, research, and other findings used to adjust creative messaging and strategy.
  • Work with external partners and clients on revenue generating projects and brand integration.

Qualifications: 

Demonstrated experience developing innovative creative solutions and marketing campaigns.

Advanced production expertise, particularly in Adobe Premiere, After Effects & DSLR camera operation.

Strong organizational and presentation skills.

A proactive, self-motivated, problem solving mentality.

A customer-first philosophy focused on the needs of both viewers and internal stake holders.

Please apply at this link:

 https://careers3-tribune.icims.com/jobs/46074/sr-producer/job?mode=view

No phone calls please. EOE

 

Company: Sinclair Broadcast Group

Category: Television (Admin- Clerical)

Position: Sales Assistant – Full Time

Location: Eugene, OR

Open date: August 1, 2017

Closing date: September 1, 2017

Details:
KMTR-TV, in Springfield, Oregon, is looking for a Sales Assistant to provide administrative and client relations support for the local sales team and sales management. This position also provides a secondary function of support for traffic as well as other duties as assigned

URL:
http://www.kval.com

Experience:
Strong attention to detail. Ability to handle multiple tasks under a deadline. Organizational skills. Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Requirements:
Administrative support and 1-2 years’ experience preferred. Broadcast sales support, media buying or agency experience is a plus. One-year administrative support or relevant experience is preferred.

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/


Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

Company: Tribune Media

Category: Television

Position: Account Executive

Location: Seattle-Tacoma

Open date: August 3, 2017
 

Q13 FOX (KCPQ TV) and JOEtv (KZJO TV) in Seattle, WA have a rare opening for an experienced Multi-Media Account Executive. This is an opportunity to join a professional, high-performing sales organization. We are looking for someone with the skillset and vision to utilize all of our premium resources to create maximum value to both existing and new clients. Q13FOX and JOEtv offer best-in-class TV and digital opportunities to drive your success: Official TV Partner of the Seahawks, Sounders FC, and Seattle Storm; home of the 2018 FIFA World Cup; top-rated local news and sports programming; FOX Primetime, FOX Sports, and much more.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Strategically negotiating existing business to grow revenue and gain market share
  • Generating new revenues from Business Development activities
  • Creating and presenting multi-media solutions to existing and new clients
  • Delivering outstanding client service throughout lifecycle of client relationship
  • Maintaining expert understanding of media metrics for all products
  • Delivering business intelligence reporting such as weekly revenue forecasts, business development pipeline, etc.

Q13 FOX and JOEtv provide you with the best local content in the Seattle market. Our high-performance culture gives you the opportunity for unlimited success while giving you the space to showcase your individual talent.

The ideal candidate for this position will bring:

A minimum of 3 years media sales experience (TV/Cable and/or Digital experience preferred).

Experience selling both to Ad Agencies and SMB/Direct

Strong communication and presentation skills

Demonstrated success in multi-stage negotiating

Documented success generating New Business revenues

A passion for exceeding expectations

 

Please apply at this link:

https://careers3-tribune.icims.com/jobs/46066/account-executive/job?mode=view

 

Company: KGW-TV

Category: Sales

Position: Major Accounts Coordinator

Open Date: June 23, 2017

Closing Date: August 19, 2017

FT/PT: Full Time

Location: Portland, Oregon

 

Job Summary

KGW Media Group in Portland, Oregon, is seeking a highly enthusiastic, self-motivated Major Accounts Coordinator to join our team of top performing sellers.  KGW is a ratings leader in the Portland market and has been named the 2016 Television Station of the Year by the Oregon Association of Broadcasters (OAB). The prestigious award recognizes outstanding journalism and public service throughout the entire year. The OAB has honored KGW with the title for 13 of
the last 14 years.                                                                                                     

Responsibilities

  • Work under the direction of the Sales Operations Manager in performing support for the Major Accounts team including local, regional, and national business
  • Work closely with Major Accounts Representative and Major Accounts Manager in processing and managing orders
  • Communicate with clients about program changes and outstanding pre-emptions; collaborate with Major Accounts team and agency contacts to build acceptable make-good packages
  • Pull contracts, spot times, and posts; develop proposals, and generate reports in a timely manner
  • Facilitate management of co-op invoicing among Account Managers and Billing Team
  • Input miscellaneous billing contracts; maintain barter spots and pre-emptions; research discrepancies
  • Maintain pending and booked file, political file, and paid programming
  • Assist Sales Management with projects, as needed
  • Provide back up support to Receptionist and Copy Desk

Qualifications

  • Requires strong organizational and communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail is a must
  • Ability to work under deadlines and multi- task
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook; math aptitude

Work Experience

  • Experience related to TV and digital sales and terminology preferred 
  • Knowledge of Television Traffic Systems a plus

 

Education

College degree, with one year media sales experience preferred

How to Apply

To be considered a candidate for an opening at KGW you must
complete the online application on the job page found on: 

  • www.kgw.com/about and attach your resume and cover letter.
  • Paper resumes or any electronic information received that do not come through the online application process will not be considered part of the applicant pool.  

 


 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Television Job Postings

 
 

Company: KOBI-TV NBC 5

Position: Weekend Master Control Operator

Open Date: June 26, 2017

Location: Medford, Oregon

FT/PT: Weekends/Part-Time

Position is part-time, and works approximately 25-30 hours per week. Schedule is Saturday - Sunday 10am - 7pm, and Monday - Wednesday 12pm - 4pm.

 

Job Summary

KOBI-TV NBC 5, located in the beautiful Rogue Valley, is looking for a Master Control Operator to join our weekend crew.

                                                                                                  

Responsibilities and Qualifications

  • This position requires the individual’s capability of performing correctly and with split second precision, the ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines.
  • Self-managing and the ability to pay attention to detail are an absolute must.
  • Physical demands of this job include the ability to reach buttons on monitors, through extended periods of computer monitoring.
  • On-Air switching of video and audio to sustain quality video and audio signals at proper levels and to maintain accurate programming and transmitter logs, and reports.
  • Responsible for proper transmitter control recording multiple satellite feeds, as well as perform other tasks related to the position as assigned.

Work Experience

  • Must have a valid driver`s license and an insurable driving record.
  • Drug screening is a pre-employment requirement upon job offer.
  • Our benefit package for part-time includes a 401k retirement plan, paid sick leave, and paid holidays.

How to Apply

 Please send your cover letter and resume in Word or PDF format via email or to the physical address below:

KOBI-TV NBC5
Human Resources Director
125 South Fir Street
Medford, OR 97501

To be considered for this position, you must also include the following:

  • The subject line of your email must include the job title listed above.
  • The body of your email must include verbiage that includes the title of the job posting.

KOBI-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 

 


Company: KMTR-TV

Category: Reporting

Position: Weather / Anchor Reporter

Open Date: June 8, 2017

Closing Date: July 7,2017

FT/PT: Full Time

Location: Springfield, OR

 

Details

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!

 

KMTR-TV 

In Springfield, Oregon, is looking for an experienced weather person for the morning show. You will be a part of a three member Morning News Team for a two hour newscast plus updates. This job entails preparation of daily forecasts and selecting compelling video for the Morning News.

 

Skills and Requirements

  • Good on-air conversational presentation required
  • Meteorology degree preferred
  • A flexible schedule
  • Maintain an active social media presence on all platforms
  • May require some reporting assignments as a Multimedia Journalist
  • A 4 year degree is required
  • 1+ years of newsroom and anchoring experience is preferred

 

Requirements


If you have the skills and experience to exceed in this role, we want to hear from you! Please include a web link to your work. Web links are highly preferred. If you do not have a web link, please apply online and then send resume and non-returnable DVD to: KMTR-TV 3825 International Ct., Springfield, OR 97477.

Contact
 

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
 

Sinclair Broadcast Group is an EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

Company: Portland's CW

Category: Sales

Position: Account Executive

Open Date: June 12, 2017

Closing Date: Until Filled

FT/PT: Full Time

Location: Beaverton, OR

 

DEscription

Portland's CW is seeking a full-time Account Executive to join our team. This person will be a marketing consultant to local advertisers selling advertising for the station and achieving new business revenue goals.

 

Responsibilities

  • Develop new revenue through creative prospecting, following leads, and cold calling
  • Establish and maintain positive working relationships with assigned and developmental accounts
  • Prepare and sell packages utilizing available in-house research materials, knowledge of clients and their advertising needs, and knowledge of the local marketplace
  • Assist in creative process for client commercials
  • Prepare and reach quarterly sales revenue budget and target goal

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in marketing, communications, or equivalent related experience
  • Highly motivated, self-starter who displays business curiosity and thrives in a competitive environment
  • Ability to analyze the market, package resources, establish value, and sell marketing solutions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to effectively communicate with, negotiate, and influence internal and external contacts.

No phone calls please.  

Tribune Media Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Company: KEZI-TV

Category: News

Position: Morning Producer

Open Date: May 15, 2017

Closing Date: Until Filled

FT/PT: Full Time

Location: Eugene, OR

 

Description

The successful candidate will possess excellent news judgment and outstanding writing skills.  Ability to work in a team environment is essential.  Actual experience in a like paid position or multiple internships.  College degree in journalism, communications or related field required.  This position is primarily responsible for the overall look and feel of an assigned newscast including production values, pacing, teasing, and writing.  Shift is Monday through Friday.

 

Other

A pre-employment drug screen is required. 

Apply: Email cover letter, resume, references and reel link to: debbiecarter@kezi.com

Or mail to:

 

Ms. Debbie Carter

Executive Assistant

KEZI 9 News

PO Box 7009

Springfield, OR 97475

 

KEZI-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 


Company: KAPP-TV/KVEW-TV

Category: News

Position: Multi-Media Journalist

Open Date: May 24, 2017

Closing Date: Until Filled

FT/PT: Full Time

Location: Tri-Cities/Yakima, WA

 

Description

KAPP/KVEW TV, Your Local ABC in the Yakima/Tri Cities market of Washington State, is looking for a hard-working Multi-Media Journalist for our KVEW newsroom in Kennewick, WA.  If you are a true story teller who does not rely on press releases or officials for the news and you also excel on the anchor desk, then this job is for you!  It is truly one of those jobs that will be what you make of it.  We are looking only for motivated individuals with a strong work ethic and who are not afraid to hustle.  In this job you will do it all from shooting and writing to editing and anchoring while learning more than you ever


Company: KAPP-TV/KVEW-TV

Category: News

Position: Mobile Multi-Media Journalist

Open Date: May 24, 2017

Closing Date: Until Filled

FT/PT: Full Time - 30+ hours

Location: Tri-Cities/Yakima, WA

 

Description

KAPP/KVEW TV, Your Local ABC in the Yakima/Tri Cities market of Washington State is looking for a Mobile Multi-Media Journalist for an opening in our KAPP newsroom in Yakima, WA.  If you are a true tech-savvy story teller who does not rely on press releases or officials for the news, then this job is for you as you will be using various portable electronic devises with network connectivity to gather, edit and distribute news from our community.  It is truly one of those jobs that will be what you make of it.  We are looking only for motivated individuals with a work ethic who are not afraid to hustle. 

           

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The ability to shoot quality video with mobile electronic devices such as cell phones and tablets.
  • Enterprise viable and compelling stories for newscasts and website.
  • Flexibility to cover different types of stories every day.
  • Ability to work under extreme pressure and meet deadlines every day.
  • Must be a team player.
  • Ability to work with Edius video editing system.
  • Ability to work with I-News writing system.
  • Must shoot and edit your own video using mobile electronic devices such as cell phones and tablets.
  • We are a MMJ Station.  You must work independently.
  • Must be very socially engaged on various social media platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram.
  • Ability to use live-streaming services to involve audiences in storytelling.
  • Must create content and write stories for our website yaktrinews.com.
  • Some stories will require travel of 100 miles or more
  • Must be willing to maintain contacts and foster relationships in the community.
  • Must be engaged with daily local, national and international news sites.
  • May be asked to go out into the community and represent KAPP/KVEW TV.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:           

  • 2 year degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Mobile journalism experience required.
  • Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in journalism preferred.
  • Sound editorial judgment & broad knowledge of journalism ethics and libel laws are a must.
  • Computer literacy, including newsroom computer systems
  • The ability to speak conversational Spanish a plus.
  • Ability to lift and carry 15 pounds.
  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record.