Part-time Board Operator

Alpha Media – Louisville is looking for a part-time Board Operator. Alpha Media owns and operates 250 radio stations in 51 markets across the United States. The Board Operator is responsible for operating the station’s audio controls in the studio and at remote broadcasts.

We operate seven dynamic stations, including – WDJX, WGZB, WGHL, WMJM and WXMA

We are live and local in every market and can’t wait to talk to you!

Responsibilities of this position may include the following:

  • Operate on-air console and audio controls.
  • Monitor station transmitters.
  • Receive and screen incoming calls during the broadcast.
  • Run live talk shows.
  • Produce and edit audio programming segments.   (Adobe Audition Experience)
  • Play music and commercials.
  • Assist with remote appearances.

Requirements for this position include the following:

  • Knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations.
  • Experience in all Microsoft Office programs.
  • Ability to interact with management and staff at all levels.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and handle strict deadlines.
  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Must hold a valid Driver’s License and current auto insurance.

If you feel you are a qualified candidate and want to join a fast moving, growing entity submit your cover letter and resume ASAP to louisvillebusinessdepartment@alphamediausa.com.

Alpha Media is an equal opportunity employer.

Photographer

WLKY has an opening for a self-motivated individual who wants to win each day. We are seeking a photographer with the ability to capture the essence of what’s happening in the field, and then bring it vividly into the homes of our viewers. This member of our team will spend several hours each day editing for newscasts and several hours each day out in the field shooting, editing, and executing live shots for stories. The winning candidate is also tech savvy and up-to-date on the most modern aspects of our medium. You must be able to shoot on Sony XD Cam, GoPro, and iPhone. You must be able to edit in Adobe Premiere both on a laptop in the field and on a newsroom workstation. You must be able to utilize ENG, SNG, and wireless data to feed edited news stories to the station. Excellent editing skills, exceptional time-management abilities, effective communication style, organization, trouble shooting, and knowledge of Adobe Premiere, Precis, CBS Newspath and CNN Oasis platforms are critical. An excellent eye for video and the highest journalistic standards are a must. If you are quick acting, quicker thinking, and technically savvy, we want you working in our newsroom.

Job Responsibilities:
· Shooting and editing of vo’ s, vo-sots and packages for Broadcast Air and On-line postings
· Working with the Assignment Desk and Reporters to cover daily stories.
· Gathers video and still pictures for digital platforms
· Working with reporters and producers to ensure the best content and facts are gathered.
· Working with producers to ensure their creative vision is executed with vivid video and natural sound.
· Communicating and coordinating incoming video elements from crews in the field.
· Can work with catalog systems to record and locate necessary video.
· Will produce and publish content to our online platforms

Vacancy Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 5/13/2016
City: Louisville
State: Kentucky
URL: http://www.wlky.com/index.html

Experience:
· Can easily carry up to 50 pounds of equipment
· Efficient Operation on ENG trucks
· Can work in all weather conditions
· Can operate large vehicles, must have a valid driver’s license and a near-perfect driving record
· Exceptional ability to operate digital editing tools
· Can organize and prioritize
· Must be a self-starter – someone who doesn’t wait to be told what to do
· Ability to work under pressure, making quick decisions

Education:
· College degree in broadcast journalism, broadcast news, or related field or equivalent work experience

Requirements:
· Must have computer and software experience.
· Previous newsroom experience preferred.

Contact: Please visit careers.hearsttelevision.com to apply EOE M/F/D/V
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Studio Camera Operator

WLKY has an opening for a production Studio Camera Operator who is a self-motivated, detail oriented, organized multi-tasking team player with strong interpersonal skills that works well under pressure. Ideal candidate will have working knowledge of broadcast production operations.

Job Responsibilities:
· Responsible for operation of television cameras for a live broadcast
· Interact with directors, producers and talent & must remain focused at all times
· Will also operate audio console at times, being responsible for all aspects of sound during fast paced newscasts and other projects as needed.
· Operate television studio cameras in a live production setting.
· Operate studio lights and change bulbs.
· Operate Windows-based computer software to prepare video recordings for air.
· Punctual attendance for shifts that can start as early as 4am.
· Work weekends and holidays as necessary, in support of our 24/7 broadcast operations.

Vacancy Type: Part Time
Closing Date: 5/13/2016
City: Louisville
State: Kentucky
URL: http://www.wlky.com/index.html

Experience:
· Experience operating professional video cameras in live production.
· Experience using Windows-based computer software.

Qualification Requirements · Knowledge of robotic camera operation and audio is highly desirable
· Ability to rapidly respond properly to issues that unexpectedly arise on air is necessary.
· Knowledge of studio lighting.
· Ability to climb ladders up to 15 feet and the ability to lift 25 pounds.
· Can work flexible hours and shifts including holidays and weekends.
· Must be an effective communicator and team-worker, able to work cooperatively with others, sometimes in stressful situations.
· Ability to follow instructions quickly and accurately, with attention to detail.
· Ability to work from a standing position for a 2-3 hour period.

Education: · College graduates with a communications degree preferred or equivalent work experience
· Technical school or completion of college level technical courses a plus.

Contact: Please visit careers.hearsttelevision.com to apply EOE M/F/D/V
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Digital Sales Coordinator

WHAS11 is seeking a Digital Sales Coordinator who will work with our sales team to create unique and strategic digital advertising solutions to deliver customer results and monitor campaigns for optimum performance. We are interested in candidates who are motivated to learn and implement solutions using a complete portfolio of digital advertising products on a national scale and who have a strong desire to work for one of 32 companies with a Google Premier partnership. This position reports to the Digital Sales Manager.

Roles and Responsibilities: Assist Account Executives with the creation of digital sales presentations
Execute creative development and campaigns for digital advertisingReport monthly metrics to Account Executivex, clients and ad agencies
Manage and communicate inventory sell through percentages to staffMonitor competitor websites for new revenue opportunities
Track and update sales ranking reports

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 5/31/2016
City: Louisville – 40202
State: Kentucky
URL: http://www.whas11.com

Experience: None
Requirements: Qualifications: Willing to consider and train recent college graduates
Strong written and communication skills
Proficiency with Photoshop, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook
Some digital experience, including knowledge of online/mobile display advertising
Desire to learn and grow in a digital sales role
Ability and desire to multitask, manage multiple assignments and prioritize tasks in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, team-oriented environment
The position is based in Louisville, KY at WHAS11-TV

About TEGNA: TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA), formerly Gannett Co., Inc., is comprised of a dynamic portfolio of media and digital businesses that provide content that matters and brands that deliver. TEGNA reaches more than 90 million Americans and delivers highly relevant, useful and smart content, when and how people need it, to make the best decisions possible. TEGNA Media includes 46 television stations (including those serviced by TEGNA) and is the largest independent station group of major network affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. TEGNA Digital is comprised of Cars.com, the leading online destination for automotive consumers, CareerBuilder, a global leader in human capital solutions, and other powerful brands such as G/O Digital and Sightline Media Group. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com. TEGNA, Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

Contact Company: Louisville,KY
Contact E-Mail: amarkenson@tegna.com
Contact Details: Alison Markenson
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Digital Media Strategy Manager

Details: WHAS11, TEGNA’s ABC affiliate in Louisville, KY is seeking a cutting-edge Digital Media Strategy Manager to lead our Digital news content group.

Responsibilities: Build, develop and implement digital content strategy for WHAS11, including WHAS11.com website, WHAS11 mobile apps, and WHAS11 social that will aggressively grow WHAS11’s Digital presence
Lead WHAS11 strategy for each of multiple social platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Tumblr, Storify and Pinterest
Evaluate emerging social and digital tools and platforms and how they can be used to advance the journalism and business goals of WHAS11Lead mobile content and design development to respond to an increasingly mobile-first news audience, both via our suite of existing apps and by identifying future content and business opportunities in mobile
Recruit, hire, develop and manage Digital news content staff
Drive origination, collaboration and integration between TV & Digital news staff, including providing ongoing training for staff members to increase utilization and promotion of Digital/ Mobile/Social tools and techniques
Enhance WHAS11 initiatives across all departments by adding a digital sensibility to operations where opportunities exist
Be an effective advocate and liaison with TEGNA to creatively address corporate and local market needs, requirements and opportunities

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 7/30/2016
City: Louisville – 40202
State: Kentucky
URL: http://www.whas11.com

Experience: 4 Year(s)
Requirements: College degree required, advanced degree with business/leadership focus desired
Track record of innovation in driving mobile and social content
Proven ability and experience leading teams, and fostering innovation and collaboration at corporate and local levels
Fluent with a wide range of digital content management systems
Fluent with social media platforms and social management tools, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Storify
Fluent with digital metrics tools including Omniture, Chartbeat, Google Analytics, Facebook Insights, Twitter metrics tools

About TEGNA: TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA), formerly Gannett Co., Inc., is comprised of a dynamic portfolio of media and digital businesses that provide content that matters and brands that deliver. TEGNA reaches more than 90 million Americans and delivers highly relevant, useful and smart content, when and how people need it, to make the best decisions possible. TEGNA Media includes 46 television stations and is the largest independent station group of major network affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. TEGNA Digital is comprised of Cars.com, the leading online destination for automotive consumers, CareerBuilder, a global leader in human capital solutions, and other powerful brands such as G/O Digital and Cofactor. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com. TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

Account Executive

TEGNA Media is transforming the local advertising paradigm and providing it’s TV stations with unparalleled resources that will allow them to thrive in a fast changing advertising landscape. As a TEGNA TV station WHAS11 is looking for a top sales talent. You’ll have the opportunity to work with local and regional companies to help them grow their business through the use of TEGNA Media’s best-in-class broadcast and digital media marketing products, including TV, Digital Video, Online and Mobile display, Audience Marketplace, SEO, SEM, Email Marketing, Social Media Advertising, and much more. Account Executives are the primary driver of revenue growth at the TV Station. They work with existing customers, continuously develop new opportunities, and help businesses grow through the use of WHAS11 and TEGNA Media’s best-in-class, full service advertising product mix.

Qualified candidates:
• Possess a winning, no excuses attitude and have the ability to thrive in a fast paced, competitive work environment
• Maintain a strong pipeline of existing and potential customers while building new prospects on a continual basis
• Develop advertising solutions for new customers that deliver results to their businesses and end consumers
• Deliver informative, impactful, and persuasive presentations to small and large groups
• Successfully grow revenue from current customers by demonstrating the value and generating positive results from custom marketing plans. • Demonstrate proven success in prospecting, negotiating, and closing fully integrated multi-platform media campaigns
• Effectively manage time out of the office on face-to-face sales calls, while delegating account maintenance to sales support specialists • Provide exceptional customer service to clients
• Collaborate well with Account Managers, Sales Managers, Sales Assistants, Consumer Insights Strategists and other external and internal resources
• Stay abreast of details requiring immediate attention and empower Account Managers to proactively assist as needed

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 6/30/2016
City: Louisville – 40202
State: Kentucky
URL: http://www.whas11.com

Experience: 3 Year(s)

Requirements:
• Must have broad understanding of broadcast and digital media, marketing, and advertising
• Minimum of 3 years consultative sales experience, preferably in media / digital media advertising sales
• College degree OR comparable combination of education/experience/training required
• Proven ability to adapt to change, expert problem solving skills and strong financial acumen
• Excellent math, written and oral communication skills
• Proficiency with MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint. WideOrbit and Salesforce experience a plus.
• A valid driver’s license with a good driving record and proof of insurance is required.

Contact Company: Louisville,KY
Contact E-Mail: amarkenson@tegna.com
Contact Details: Alison Markenson
Apply Online URL: http://www.whas11.com
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Multiskilled Video Journalist

GENERAL SUMMARY: Visually gathers engaging content for various WHAS media platforms

MAJOR JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: Gathers video and audio for news stories working alone or with a reporter
Edits using non-linear equipment, both at station and in field
Able to operate live equipment including microwave trucks and TVU units
Performs preventive maintenance on camera and editing equipment
Able to interview people and gather elements for a news story independently
Generates story ideas and content
Social media savvy by continually contributing to online reporting by submitting video, pictures and information from developing news stories via various online platforms
Must keep abreast of local, national and world news, and all current events
Interact productively and positively with station personnel and general public
Develop contacts and trust within the community
Drives company vehicles daily to news events and breaking stories
Proficient in computer operation including various upload/download techniques
May also perform other reasonably related business duties as assigned by the supervisor and other newsroom management

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 6/30/2016
City: Louisville – 40202
State: Kentucky
URL: http://www.whas11.com

Experience: 2 Year(s)

Requirements: QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or equivalent with some college or technical training preferred
Valid driver’s license and good driving record
Must be able to pass background check/drug scan
Strong knowledge of digital HD cameras, nonlinear editing and LED lighting technique
Can report to work as needed on any shift on any given day including weekends

EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 2-4 years prior videography, including nonlinear editing experience in medium to major market
Minimum 1-2 years’ experience working in a news gathering environment

SKILLS & ABILITIES: Must have the ability to clearly communicate with people we do stories on
Must have the ability to work under pressure
Qualities required – patience, endurance, and tact
Communicates daily with the public, reporters, etc.Should have an eye for composition/technical ability
Needs a sense of journalistic integrity
Ability to interact productively and positively with fellow employees
Continually being alert and well informed of conditions/environment
Must have ability to be available on short notice OTHER: Needs mobility continually, walking, kneeling, squatting, climbing, running, going up and down ladders, stairs, walking backwards, crawling, stooping etc.Possible exposure daily to weather elements, chemicals, pesticides, gunfire, riots, hostile crowds, fires, floods, natural disasters and other hazardous conditions
Heavy lifting (30 to 70 lbs.) of cameras, recorders, lighting equipment, tripods, microphones and editing equipment is frequently required
Travels to locations, shoots, conventions, wherever news events are happening. Frequency of travel varies
Hours vary on a rotational basis from 9 to 16 hrs per day depending on events being covered
Must have the ability to suspend a camera on shoulder for extended periods of time
May occasionally go up in WHAS helicopter to record contentMust be a team player
Need to be able to work independently, with little direction

About TEGNA: TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA), formerly Gannett Co., Inc., is comprised of a dynamic portfolio of media and digital businesses that provide content that matters and brands that deliver. TEGNA reaches more than 90 million Americans and delivers highly relevant, useful and smart content, when and how people need it, to make the best decisions possible. TEGNA Media includes 46 television stations (including those serviced by TEGNA) and is the largest independent station group of major network affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. TEGNA Digital is comprised of Cars.com, the leading online destination for automotive consumers, CareerBuilder, a global leader in human capital solutions, and other powerful brands such as G/O Digital and Sightline Media Group. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com. TEGNA, Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

Local Sales Assistant

WAVE 3 News, The NBC Affiliate in Louisville, KY. is seeking a Local Sales Assistant. Applicant must be detail-oriented, creative, and able to learn new things quickly. The ideal candidate is very organized, works well under pressure to meet deadlines and can prioritize and manage time wisely. Excellent communication skills needed. Candidate should also have experience in PowerPoint, Word and Excel and be proficient in data entry. Media and Wide Orbit experience preferred. Candidate will work closely with Local, Digital and National sales teams as well as with TV traffic. Some switchboard relief required. Must be self-motivated, punctual, able to work closely with others and be a team player. If qualified, please submit a resume and apply online: https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/4952/local-sales-coordinator/job No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V

News Producer

14 News, the Tri-State’s News and Weather Leader and NBC affiliate in Evansville, Indiana is seeking a temporary full-time producer for the daily newscasts. Experience producing in local television news is preferred, however, associate producer experience will be considered. We are looking for someone who knows how to take charge of a plan, can incorporate strategic planning into the daily newscast and motivate others to execute the vision. Candidate should be able to write for the web and help produce continuous news coverage online and through social media. Must be strong at multi-tasking and attentive to the details but also possesses solid people/management skills. Must be creative, a great writer and can enterprise beyond the news of the day. Knowledge of how to get breaking news and severe weather coverage into newscasts is crucial. To complete the application process, please log on to: https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com. EOE-M/F/D/V