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Jobs

Looking for a job in broadcasting? Radio and television stations in Arkansas offer many opportunities for employment. You'll find everything from entry-level positions to more advanced opportunities listed below. If you're an ABA member and want your job opening listed here, email it to us and we'll take care of it! Please let us know when the position is filled so we can remove the listing.




Job Title: Broadcast Production Specialist
Station: ASU Department of Media
Location: Jonesboro

The Broadcast Production Specialist is responsible for operating recording equipment for studio productions, editing and duplicating audio and video recordings, and repairing broadcast equipment. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/institution policy.
GENERAL DAYS/HOURS M-F, Some Weekends.
SKILLS & ABILITY Knowledge of Federal Communication Commission (FCC) rules and regulations relating to broadcasting. Knowledge of broadcast station operations and procedures. Knowledge of tape editing and splicing techniques and procedures.
Knowledge of the operation and maintenance requirements of broadcast equipment.
Ability to maintain and repair broadcast transmission equipment. Ability to maintain logs and tape files. Skill in the use of tools and test equipment used in broadcast transmission and studio equipment maintenance.
QUALIFICATIONS The formal education equivalent of a high school diploma; plus two years of specialized training in electronics technology, broadcast production, or related field; plus three years of experience in the operation and repair of broadcast equipment or related area. Must possess appropriate FCC operators permit.

OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE. Go to www.astate.edu/jobs and click on the appropriate employment menu. EOE. 4/27/2016

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Job Title: Instructor in Sports Me4dia (9-month non-tenure)
Station: ASU Department of Media
Location: Jonesboro

To teach required sports media courses and perform other university service as assigned.

The ideal candidate should be prepared to teach two (2) creative media production courses each semester and assist with operating the ESPN3 Mobile Production Unit. The candidate should contribute to curriculum development and assessment of student learning in sports media.

Successful candidates should have a sports media background and demonstrate excellence in teaching. A Master’s Degree in Mass Communication, Sports Media or related field with professional experience is required.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Please visit https://jobs.astate.edu for detailed information and to apply.

Arkansas State University (A-State) is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. ASU is also committed to creating a productive workplace in which both persons and property are secure. To achieve that goal, background investigations are conducted on all final applicants recommended for employment. EOE. 4/27/2016

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Job Title: Traffic Assistant
Station: KARK TV
Location: Little Rock

The Traffic Assistant (Log Editor) tracks and prepares logs for scheduled programming and advertisements. A High School diploma is required. Apply online at www.nexstar.tv. EOE. 4/27/2016

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Job Title: Director of Sales
Station: US Stations
Location: Hot Springs

US Stations has an opening for a Director of Sales. You would be responsible for hiring, training and managing our sales staff as well as achieving company sales goals. You would be a good candidate if you have strong sales and leadership skills. We prefer someone with a history in radio sales management and at least ten years broadcast sales experience. Health insurance for you and your spouse is provided as well as a gas and cell phone allowance. Come join our group of five stations in Nielsen market #268. If this is the opportunity you have been looking for, contact Gary Terrell, Manager at gterrell@usstations.com for and interview. US Stations is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 4/26/2016

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Job Title: Account Executive
Station: KHBS/KHOG TV
Location: Rogers

KHBS/KHOG-TV, THE ARKANSAS CW, the Hearst Television CW affiliate seeks
a Marketing Consultant for its TV station and associated website 4029tv.com in
Northwest Arkansas. The Marketing Consultant is responsible for selling advertising to local businesses and ad agencies and negotiating ratings and rates with ad agencies. This position will also bring in new businesses to advertise on the TV and web. The ideal candidate is coachable, thrives in a goal-oriented team environment and has strong interpersonal skills. If you are motivated by an excellent product, great compensation, and working with a talented team of professionals, look no further. We will provide the tools for powerful multi-platform marketing solutions that will create partnerships to retain and grow our existing and new client base – you provide sales ability, positive attitude, client focus, and desire to WIN! If you want to work for the best, we want to hear from you today! You must have a proven track record in web/mobile sales and in the cultivation and development of new business/non-traditional business. You also must have experience in TV/Radio sales! A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience is required. Qualified candidates should attach a resume and references through our online application at http://careers.hearsttelevision.com. EOE
M/F/D/V 4/26/2016
 

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Job Title: Media Coordinator
Station: KFSM TV
Location: Ft Smith

The primary focus of the Media Coordinator is to operate the technical equipment used to produce and transmit video and audio signals for multi-channel programming. Responsibilities include technical direction, audio operation, and signal monitoring; ability to operate computer terminal equipment, including automation, video server technology and other recording equipment; and the ability to troubleshoot and problem-solve technical difficulties associated with the operation of technical equipment.
Minimum 2 years in News Production, News Technical Direction, and /or News Audio Production. Technical school training and experience with operational systems and equipment will enhance performance success. Knowledge of FCC regulations regarding quality standards and emergency announcements required. Additional requirements include the ability to type, use computers, and other such equipment. You must possess a valid State Driver's License (or be able to get one). Education Requirements:
A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Physical Requirements:
Good manual dexterity to operate the numerous small push buttons and rotary switches on the equipment. For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com. EOE. 4/22/2016

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Job Title: Research Analyst
Station: KAIT TV
Location: Jonesboro

KAIT-TV, Raycom’s ABC and NBC Affiliate in Jonesboro, AR is seeking a full-time Research Analyst. The person will assist the sales team and managers with research for accounts and prospects. Help develop creative ideas and solutions to take back to local advertisers. Assist with and/or building supporting slides for presentations. Work with the sales team on all special projects and seminars hosted throughout the year. Needs to be proficient with EXCEL, Outlook, and PowerPoint. Person must be a team player, extremely organized, strong attention to detail, and have superior time management skills. Candidate must be detail oriented; solution based and have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Prior TV experience is a plus but not a requirement for this position. College degree is preferred. Above all this person must think and act like a winner! Qualified applicants apply online @ https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/5023/research-analyst/job and attach your resume and cover letter. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V 4/21/2016

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Job Title: Chief Engineer
Station: KARK TV
Location: Little Rock

KARK TV has an opening for a Chief Engineer. The Chief Engineer oversees the day to day operations of the Engineering Department and is responsible for the maintenance of all broadcast technology and equipment at the station.
Requirements & Skills:
• Technical degree in Digital Electronics, Broadcasting, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience.
• Fluency in English.
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
• Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.
• Minimum five years’ experience with digital electronics systems in a television broadcasting environment, with at least three year’s experience in a leadership role.
• Experience guiding, directing and motivating subordinates, including setting performance standards and monitoring performance.
• Experience establishing long-range objectives and specifying the strategies and actions to achieve them.
• Ability to identify the developmental needs of others and to coach, mentor or otherwise help others to improve their knowledge or skills.
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
• Strong PC/MS Office experience.
• Experience with fiber connectivity, production setups, A/V routing and patching, audio equipment, graphics systems and editing systems.
• Experience with digital transmitters, microwave equipment, and other broadcast-related equipment.
• Significant experience evaluating, selecting, installing, servicing and maintaining broadcasting industry equipment and information technology systems.
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Apply online at www.nexstar.tv. EOE. 4/21/2016

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Job Title: Reporter
Station: KFSM TV
Location: Ft Smith

KFSM/KXNW is looking for a unique storyteller to join the number one news team news team in in Fayetteville, Arkansas . We value solid newsroom & digital technology experience, but sell us on your passion to re-invent the news with clever copy, an exceptional photojournalistic eye, and the ability to tell our viewers a story. If this excites you, shoot us your resume and links to your FCP editing, shooting and writing examples (whether they aired or not), and anything else you think might help sell you as a key member of this team. Candidate must have Final Cut Pro experience and be able to shoot daily assignments for you and part of the time with other reporters. You must be an effective writer, able to appear live in a broadcast to deliver reports in a professional and effective manner. Staying informed on current affairs is an important part of this position. Usually 8 hour work days, five days a weeks; may be required to work additional hours or days, including weekends and holidays. The position may require nights & weekends as needed. Fayetteville is home to the University of Arkansas and exciting SEC Sports Action. We are minutes away from beautiful outdoor adventures in the Ozark Mountains. It is one of the fastest growing areas of the country. KFSM is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace. No phone calls please. Contact: For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com. 4/20/2016

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Job Title: Digital Client Specialist
Station: KHBS/KHOG TV
Location: Fayetteville/Fort Smith

KHBS/KHOG-TV, the Hearst Television ABC and CW affiliate seeks a Digital Client Specialist for its associated website 4029tv.com. As a Digital Client Specialist, you will be responsible for working with the Digital Sales Manager, account executives and their clients to ensure successful digital advertising campaigns. Candidates will be outgoing, creative, able to thrive in a fast-paced work environment, have strong attention to detail, and a desire to exceed client expectations. Experience with web/internet technologies (Flash, JavaScript, HTML), working knowledge of Google Analytics, DFP, and Microsoft Office Suite are necessary. Please visit careers.hearsttelevision.com to apply. A BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience is required. EOE. 4/19/2016

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Job Title: Front Desk Receptionist
Station: KNWA TV
Location: Fayetteville

KNWA/KFTA-TV is looking for a front desk receptionist. Duties include answering the phones, greeting visitors, sorting mail, working in stations traffic system and assisting station managers with various jobs. The right candidate will have a positive and upbeat work attitude, strong organizational skills, good time management, and a friendly demeanor. Please email your resume to Meredith Thomas at mthomas@knwa.com. NO PHONE CALLS. Nexstar Broadcasting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 4/19/2016

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Job Title: General Sales Manager
Station: Jonesboro Radio Group
Location: Jonesboro

Saga's Jonesboro Radio Group has an opportunity for a General Sales Manager to drive revenue for our six station cluster in Jonesboro, Arkansas. This is an excellent opportunity for the right individual to guide our sales efforts in the thriving Jonesboro and Northeast Arkansas market. This market is located in the Northeast quarter of Arkansas 60 miles Northwest of Memphis. It is ripe for steady growth. The position requires leadership plus the ability to motivate, teach, set and achieve goals. Great company, great benefits, fantastic management team, an incredible local radio team with the market's biggest stations, a thriving market in a great location. We can give you 25 references to check us out….easy….Saga's 25 other well compensated and happy Sales Managers. Come on to Jonesboro and let's get this party started!
To apply email resume to success@jradiogroup.com. EOE. 4/15/16

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Job Title: Reporter
Station: KARK TV
Location: Little Rock

KARK TV has an opening for a Reporter. The Reporter collects, analyzes and presents facts about newsworthy events by interview, investigation or observation for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers. Requirements for this position include:
• Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience.
• Fluency in English.
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required.
• Minimum two years’ experience in news reporting. (More or less depending on market size.)
• Superior on-air presence.
If interested, email resume and reel to epaulson@kark.com or mail it to
Ernie Paulson,
KARK-KLRT
1401 W. Capitol Ave
Suite 104
Little Rock, Arkansas, 72201
You may also apply online at www.nexstar.tv. EOE. 4/15/2016

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Job Title: Afternoon Drive
Station: Jonesboro Radio Group/KDXY
Location: Jonesboro

The Jonesboro Radio Group (Saga Communications) in Jonesboro – Arkansas’ fastest growing city -- seeks an afternoon drive personality for KDXY (104.9 The Fox). We’re looking for an afternoon drive superstar! Must be a MAJOR team player (for real, not just in words) must love (not dread) doing live remotes, killer production and maybe flip a burger on occasion! Everyone on our team is willing to do whatever it takes to win in this market. KDXY has been the market’s ratings and revenue leader since 2000. KDXY is programmed by Christie Matthews, three times named one of Country Radio’s Top Program Directors by Radio Ink Magazine. KDXY is a two-time winner, and five-time nominee of the Country Radio Broadcasters Humanitarian Award. KDXY and the Jonesboro Radio Group have won the Arkansas Broadcasters Association Large Market Station Community Service Award an unequalled eight times. KDXY and the Jonesboro Radio Group have won the Arkansas Broadcasters Association Large Market Station Sales Promotion Award six times. KDXY’s involvement in the community is unequalled. The station has raised over $3 million for the Make-A-Wish Foundation since beginning our Have-A-Heart Radiothon in 1999. The station conducts almost 600 two-minute interviews promoting community activities as part of its weekly “Community Breakfast” program airing from a remote location in the community. The morning team of Stafford and Frigo has over 51 years of Jonesboro market experience. KDXY is part of the Jonesboro Radio Group, which also operates a classic hits station (KEGI), an Hot AC station (KJBX), and three FM metro stations, two fed by the KDXY HD secondary signals (Hot 107.5 KDXYHD-2 and ESPN 92.7 KDXYHD-3), and one fed by the KJBX HD secondary signal (98.5 The Outlaw KJBXHD-2). We have the privilege of working in our incredible state-of-the-art radio facility in historic Downtown Jonesboro. The Max Meyer building was originally built in 1905 and renovated by us in 1998 into the radio showplace it is today. If you want to find out about our company, and Saga Communications, and about what it’s like to work for our leader, a real radio broadcaster, Ed Christian, ask around. You’ll find Saga is a company rooted in doing real radio and taking care of its real people with excellent compensation and benefits. Send your resume and air check now to careers@jonesbororadiogroup.com or snail mail to Jonesboro Radio Group, Attention Careers, 314 Union Street, Jonesboro, AR 72401. Jonesboro Radio Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 4/11/2016

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Job Title: Assignment Manager
Station: KHBS/KHOG TV
Location: Rogers

40/29 News has an opening for a self-motivated Assignment Manager to lead our assignment desk and daily newsgathering effort. Ideal candidate will be a highly-organized person with strong leadership skills and managerial abilities. You must
have experience listening to police scanners, be familiar with local newsgathering technology and terminology. Applicant will have strong people and phone skills as well as the ability to work in a team atmosphere. A strong emphasis on Breaking News is our culture so the ideal candidate must be open and willing to embrace the mission. You must be highly organized and have the ability to work multiple projects simultaneously. We require an advanced knowledge of digital platforms, especially social media. Successful candidate will be required to monitor multiple social media accounts in order to gather content and communicate with news makers. A College degree in Broadcast Journalism or equivalent work experience is necessary. Also, you must be willing to work a variety of shifts including weekends and nights. Please visit careers.hearsttelevision.com to apply. EOE. M/F/D/V 4/11/2016

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Job Title: Account Executive
Station: Salem Media
Location: Little Rock

We currently have a full time position available for a Multi-Media Sales and Marketing Account Executive at our radio station business unit in Little Rock, Arkansas. A multi-media Sales and Marketing Account Executive must have a proven track record of commissioned direct sales success. Media sales and marketing experience is a PLUS! The ability to PROSPECT and PROBLEM SOLVE for our business clients is a MUST. We seek an aggressive professional driven to help local clients utilize all of our broadcast and digital assets to grow their business. Applicants should have a minimum of 2 years sales experience, be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. If you possess these qualifications and Salem Media Group sounds like the company for you, go to www.salemmedia.com, click on the “Careers” tab. There you will be able to search for, and click on, the job listing you are interested in. At the bottom of the listing click on the “Apply Online” LINK TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION. EOE. 4/11/2016

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Job Title: Maintenance Engineer
Station: KNWA TV
Location: Fayetteville

KNWA/KFTA, a Nexstar Broadcasting Company, has an opening for an IT Maintenance Engineer. Two or more years of previous television maintenance experience are preferred. The successful candidate should have IT Certification. A thorough knowledge of Avid, Windows 7, 8, XP/NT/2000/2003 server & workstation a must. A working knowledge of fiber optic distribution systems as well as LAN/WAN/VPN, Video over IP and VOIP technologies is important. Candidate must be able to read technical drawings/ documentation. Candidate must be well organized; detail oriented and possess excellent communication skills (both written and verbal). In addition to working well independently, must also work well as part of a team. Being a 24/7 broadcast facility, this position may require working some evenings, overnights or weekends. A valid drivers’ license and an excellent driving record is required. Please send cover letter and resume to kmccrimmon@knwa.com or mail to 609 W. Dickson St., Suite 300 Fayetteville, AR 72701. Nexstar Broadcasting is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 4/11/2016

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Job Title: Digital Content Producer
Station: KFSM TV
Location: Ft Smith

KFSM-TV the Tribune CBS affiliate serving beautiful Northwest Arkansas has an immediate opening for a Digital News Content Producer. If you enjoy a winning team environment in a great market, 5NEWS is your next home. We offer a good salary and outstanding benefits. Best of all, you’ll enjoy a high quality of life in an area nationally renowned for a low cost of living. The successful candidate is responsible for writing and reporting breaking and developing news stories for 5NEWSONLINE.COM, and 5NEWS mobile apps and social media. Must have excellent news judgment, a sense of what’s important to 5NEWS viewers and the ability to report and write news stories accurately, clearly and quickly. The producer will have a comprehensive knowledge of reporting, sourcing, transparency and journalism ethics, as well as a mastery of spelling, punctuation, grammar and AP Style. The ability to be detail-oriented, organized and able to prioritize and comfortably multitask under tight deadlines is a must. The applicant must be able to integrate digital content with broadcast coverage and communicate effectively with the assignment desk, show producers and on-air reporters.
The candidate must be comfortable with technology, as he or she will manage video live streams and also create, edit and post video clips from newscasts and other raw feeds. Experience with non-linear video editing and web publishing systems is preferred. Knowledge of Photoshop is preferred. Familiarity and comfort with Twitter and Facebook are required, and the candidate should understand how social media is an asset to a news organization. Must be willing to work weekends, unusual shifts and holidays.
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com. EOE. 4/8/2016

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Job Title: MCO/Operations Supervisor
Station: KFSM TV
Location: Ft Smith

KFSM TV has an opening for a MCO/Operations Supervisor. This position directs live and recorded productions through highly skilled selecting, calling and coordinating video, graphic and audio elements. You must have technical directing experience with newscasts, production switchers, video servers, audio and studio equipment. Must have keen attention to detail, good communication skills, be able to work all schedules and be a pro-active team player and leader. For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com. EOE. 4/8/2016

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Job Title: Sales Representative
Station: Noalmark
Location: El Dorado

Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation in El Dorado has an immediate opening
for a sales representative. If you're looking for a position with a company that
offers you the potential to make great money while meeting new people,
being an advertising consultant and helping clients grow their business this is
the perfect job for you. Noalmark owns and operates 8 radio stations in South
Arkansas along with eldoark.com. This is position offers a monthly salary, plus
commission, health insurance, paid vacations and holidays. Applicants must be
self-motivated, have professional sales experience and the ability to work well
with others. A degree in marketing with a professional appearance is a plus. lf
this sounds like something that you would be interested in, I want to speak to
you. Please email your resume to jobs@noalmark.com. That's
jobs@noalmark.com . Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation is an Equal
Opportunity Employer. Females and Minorities are strongly urged to apply. 4/8/2016

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Job Title: Producer
Station: KFSM TV
Location: Ft Smith

KFSM (CBS) in Ft. Smith /Fayetteville AR a Tribune Media station is looking for newscast Producer. The right person will take pride in producing great content for the markets #1 rated newscasts. As a bonus, you’re moving to one of the fastest growing regions in the U.S. fueled by Walmart and Tyson headquarters and the University of Arkansas. We even offer vacation days to enjoy the fantastic Ozark scenery with endless biking, hiking and boating opportunities. The Producer must have instinctive news judgment, excellent writing and communication skills, plus a strong understanding on how to push 5NEWS across several platforms. This position requires a college degree in journalism or related field of study. You must be an experienced and proficient show producer. You don’t “stack” shows, you “craft” them. For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com. EOE. 4/6/2015

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Job Title: Production Supervisor
Station: KFSM TV
Location: Ft Smith

KFSM has an opening for a Production Supervisor. Under administrative supervision of the Creative Services Director, the Production Supervisor is responsible for assisting the CSD in hiring, training and overseeing the production assistants and audio operators. The primary focus is to improve quality of productions by initiating and implementing changes that create a more compelling and current production.
Experience:
1. Four years’ experience in the production of television programs.
2. Knowledge of TV production techniques.
3. Creative ability as demonstrated on video tape resume.
4. Supervisory ability.
Additional Desirable Qualifications:
1. Major in communications or journalism.
2. Experience in commercial television broadcasting, including supervisory responsibility.
3. Advanced degree in related field
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com. EOE. 4/5/16

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Job Title: Associate News Producer
Station: KARK TV
Location: Little Rock

KARK TV has an opening for an Associate News Producer. This position edits video and assists anchors, reporters and producers in newscast production. Requirements and skills include:
• High school diploma.
• Fluency in English.
• Minimum one year's experience in news story production.
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
• Flexibility to work any shift.
Apply online at www.nexstar.tv. EOE. 4/5/2016

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Job Title: Director
Station: KARK TV
Location: Little Rock

KARK TV has an opening for a Director. The Director coordinates the efforts of all technical operators during newscasts and other live and recorded productions.
Requirements & skills include:
• High school diploma.
• Fluency in English.
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
• Minimum two years’ experience in news operations and production. (More or less depending on market size.)
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
• Proficiency with broadcast control equipment.
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Apply online at www.nexstar.tv. EOE. 4/5/2016

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Job Title: National Sales Coordinator
Station: KARK TV
Location: Little Rock

KARK TV has an opening for a National Sales Coordinator. The National Sales Coordinator works within established Sales Department guidelines to maximize station revenue opportunities from an order entry, traffic and accounting perspective. The National Sales Coordinator works directly with advertisers and agencies to facilitate the station’s share of national advertising business and paid programming revenues, and is responsible for performing all clerical functions required by department personnel as needed.
Requirements & Skills:
• High School Diploma.
• Fluency in English.
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
• Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record and reliable transportation.
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
• OSi, ePort, Strata, and Matrix experience preferred.
• Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Outlook
Apply online at www.nexstar.tv. EOE. 4/5/2016

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Job Title: PD/Afternoon Drive On Air
Station: Mid-West Family Broadcasting
Location: Springfield, MO

Mid-West Family Broadcasting is looking for a strong PD/Afternoon drive person for 92.9 THE BEAT in Springfield, Missouri. Mid-West Family Broadcasting is a great company to work with that will provide you with all the needed tools to win. We are creating a fun and highly interactive radio station where compelling content will lead to a lasting legacy. If you are that person please contact: General Manager, Scott Meier smeier@mwfmarketing.fm Mid-West Family Broadcasting is an E.O.E. 4/5/2016

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Job Title: Accounts Payable Analyst
Station: KARK TV
Location: Little Rock

KARK TV has an opening for and Accounts Payable Analyst. This position supports multiple broadcasting markets in all aspects of Accounts Payable. Requirements of the position include a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Management and a minimum of 2 years’ experience in Accounts Payable. Strong PC skills using MS Office, Excel, and server based systems are preferred. If interested, apply online at www.nexstar.tv. EOE. 4/5/2016

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Job Title: Chief Executive Officer
Station: KPTS
Location: Wichita, Kansas

KPTS is a public media institution in the Wichita metropolitan region with a mission to educate, engage, entertain, and enrich the community. Viewership region covers 13 counties in central Kansas and parts of 15 additional counties via cable distribution and over-the-air reception. Combined population of the broadcast area is 868,000 which represents 477,000 television households.

KPTS is a member of the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), which supplies significant program content and support for local stations’ fund development.

The Board of Trustees seeks a new executive leader to address exciting challenges and shape the next generation of public media in a community that has historically embraced its contributions. The Board will consider reaching beyond the traditional profile of a public television executive to find a unique leader who can help KPTS leave a lasting legacy for its next generation of consumers.
Position has responsibilities for hiring, termination, and supervision of seventeen full-time employees, $2.7 million budget, fund development, Board staff support, oversight of operations, and community engagement. Low range of salary is $105,000. Experience in fund development required.

Preferred qualifications: 1) five years executive management experience in nonprofit organization;
2) track record of organizational leadership that contributed to a major positive change; 3) substantial knowledge of social media and the continuing transformation of public media; and 4) evidence of excellent communication, including exceptional writing and presentation skills.

Cover letter highlighting preferred qualifications, along with resume and salary history, in one e-file to recruitment advisor: mflentje@austinpeters.com. Preference to resumes received by April 29. Recruitment Profile at www.kpts.org/jobs. EOE. 4/4/2016

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Job Title: On Air Talent
Station: KOMG
Location: Springfield, MO

105.1 The Bull is searching for an on air talent to be part of our afternoon team. We are looking for an individual that is a self-starters and possess a high drive to get things done. Individuals with production, imaging and promotions experience are highly desired. A love of country music is a plus but not required!
Being able to naturally have FUN at what you do and let that be contagious inside and outside of the building is a gift. Cultivating sincere relationships with listeners both on-air and through social media is the reward.
PERSONAL REQUIREMENTS:
Qualified candidates should be creative, imaginative, have good communication and organizational skills. Knowledge of and passion for Social Networking i.e. Facebook, Twitter and website blogging a must. We are looking for talent that is sales friendly and eager to participate in street marketing.
The candidate should have some knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel and have the ability to meet deadlines and handle multiple projects. Qualified candidates will portray a positive attitude and strong work ethic to ensure a productive and successful environment with the company. In addition, knowledge of the Springfield Radio Market is considered a plus, but not required. Mid-West Family Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer. Women and Minorities encouraged to apply.
SALARY:
Salary commensurate with experience and a full benefits package is available for full-time.
CONTACT:
Please no phone calls; mail or email air-check and resume to:
CONTACT:
Please no phone calls; mail or email air-check and resume to:

Mid-West Family Broadcasting
Attn: Jobs at MWF Marketing
2453 E Elm Street
Springfield, MO 65802
jobs@mwfmarketing.fm

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Job Title: Newscast Director
Station: KTHV
Location: Little Rock

THV 11, the CBS affiliate in Little Rock, AR has an exciting opportunity for a Newscast Director with strong production skills, who can operate in a fast paced environment. This position works daily with Operations, News and Creative Services to execute a consistent and technically clean news product. This position also checks the daily logs and Crispin playlist to make sure all elements are correct and ready for air. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace. Knowledge of Sony ELC Control Room Automation and Sony production switcher is a big plus. Experience with ENPS, BitCentral Precis and Miranda Vertigo also a plus. 3 years’ experience in various aspects of television production preferred. Excellent communication skills required, with an emphasis on working as a team with producers. Flexible shifts may include holiday and weekend work. 3/24/2016

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Job Title: Anchor/Reporter
Station: KNWA TV
Location: Fayetteville

KNWA-TV/KFTA-TV, NBC and FOX affiliates in Northwest Arkansas, are looking for an experienced journalist to join our Anchor/Reporter Team. We’ve got a great newsroom in a great market and we need a storyteller who understands the angles, knows how to work contacts, enterprises, one-man-bands, can produce their own show and actually enjoys the hectic pace of a newsroom. Send your best material to Brook Thomas, news director, at bthomas@knwa.com or: KNWA-TV/KFTA-TV 609 W Dickson Street, Suite 300, Fayetteville, AR 72701.
Northwest Arkansas is a rapidly growing and vibrant community filled with rolling hills, rivers, lakes and Fortune 500 company headquarters. Our population just crossed 500k and is rising. Why? Because high-end business industries are here and they are bringing in some of the best talent in their fields, cost of living is low, quality of living is high and we fill up our days/nights with world-class museums, performing arts centers, major sporting venues, amazing concerts, fantastic foodie destinations and tons of community-centric events.
In fact, U.S. News just ranked Fayetteville 3rd best place to live: http://realestate.usnews.com/places/arkansas/fayetteville
Here’s a short video for context: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gu_zRUF1BSg
Our newsroom is forward-thinking and built on a strong emphasis of positive reinforcement, feedback, growth and development of talent and a desire to win. We are consistently winning awards from our local audiences for our commitment to our community and our service-centered sense of duty. Whether you are looking for a place to settle in or a place to equip yourself and launch into that “big step” – we have a proven track record of providing both outcomes. KNWA-TV/KFTA-TV is an equal opportunity employer. 3/24/2016

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Job Title: Digital Account Executive
Station: KTHV
Location: Little Rock

THV11, the Gannett-owned CBS affiliate in Little Rock, Arkansas, is seeking a Digital Account Executive. The ideal candidate will be energetic and strategic as they champion THV11's, thv11.com and the top Digital Marketing Services suite in Arkansas. Execution of a customer-focused sales process, building new customer relationships and growing existing customer relationships will be crucial. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace. We require 2 years of sales experience, a Bachelor’s Degree and Google Adwords Certified preferred.
Product knowledge should include: Targeted Display, Social Media Marketing, SEO & SEM, and Pay-Per-Click. You must have advanced PC skills including Microsoft Office. If you are interested in this position please contact the station at THV11.com. EOE. 3/24/2016

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Job Title: Multi Media Account Executive
Station: KTHV
Location: Little Rock

THV11, the TEGNA CBS affiliate in Little Rock is searching for a sales SUPERSTAR! This is a great place to be and our people love to work here. If that’s the kind of sales atmosphere that you want, then bring your creativity and “can do...go get’em, never say die” attitude to THV11. We provide the tools and environment to achieve an unlimited income by helping our customer’s prosperity grow across our TV and digital platforms with creative solutions. We need the next member of our sales team to bring ability, passion and commitment. Apply today if you know you would be great for this sales position!
In this role, you will:
• Develops new and non-traditional revenue through consistent and creative prospecting.
• Meets with customers, listens and assesses their needs, and provides customized, creative and successful marketing solutions which produce results.
• Provides clients with convergent selling, to package several broadcast and online products.
• Enhances existing revenue and develops non-TV advertisers by utilizing station marketing resources.
• Develops web revenue for all station digital properties and projects through needs-based analysis meetings with traditional and non-traditional advertisers.
• Services existing agencies and direct client businesses; this responsibility includes developing presentations, negotiating business, selling local specials and sponsorships, and proactively merchandising all station properties.
• Sell station's promotions.
• Other responsibilities as assigned by station management.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace. • Minimum 2 years sales experience; College degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Experience using psychographic research and/or other marketing research tools is helpful. Computer literacy with MS Office is required.
• The ability to work as a team player is an essential attribute.
• Creativity, flexibility, and ability to change with our industry are also keys to success.
• Strong communication skills and customer service skills.
• Strong organizational skills and ability to work effectively in a fast paced environment.

Please contact thv11.com to apply. 3/24/2016

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Job Title: Digital Sales manager
Station: KARK TV
Location: Little Rock

KARK-TV and FOX16, the NBC and FOX affiliates in Little Rock, Arkansas, is seeking a digital media leader to support a sales team of 20 multi-platform account sellers. Must have strong presentation skills and the ability to excel in a collaborative environment with a driven team of managers. The ideal candidate will have the ability to deliver polished sales presentations to local decision-makers in a language they can understand. Candidate should be well versed in the evolving digital advertising landscape. This position will be responsible for planning and executing a strategy to achieve aggressive monthly digital revenue goals. Requirements & Skills:
• Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Advertising or Mass Communications, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience.
• Fluency in English.
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
• Must be familiar with prevailing digital technologies such as Google Analytics, ad tagging, Flash, SEM, behavioral & contextual targeting.
• Minimum three years' experience in sales, preferably in the digital field.
• Valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record.
• Experience guiding, directing and motivating subordinates, including setting performance standards and monitoring performance.
• Experience establishing long-range objectives and specifying the strategies and actions to achieve them.
• Ability to identify the developmental needs of others and to coach, mentor or otherwise help others to improve their knowledge or skills.
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
Qualified Candidates should apply online at www.nexstar.tv. EOE. 3/17/2016

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Job Title: General Assignment Reporter
Station: KATV
Location: Little Rock

KATV in Little Rock, Arkansas is looking for a take-charge reporter to help us continue to be the dominate news station. We are seeking a motivated, energetic, creative, and aggressive reporter who can think quickly on their feet. The candidate should be able to develop story ideas, gather information for newscasts, have sound writing skills, a great work ethic, the ability to MMJ and a can-do attitude. Proven knowledge and experience working with current media creation tools and contemporary newsroom systems and 2 years of experience as a reporter are required. 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/. 3/17/2016

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Job Title: Master Control Operator (Part-Time)
Station: KHBS/KHOG TV
Location: Rogers

KHBS/KHOG-TV Hearst Television’s ABC/CW duopoly in
Fayetteville/Fort Smith, AR has an opening for a Part Time Master Control
Operator. This position works out of the Rogers Studio in Rogers, AR. This is an entry level position. A high school diploma or GED is required. Military experience is a plus. To Apply: Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply. EOE M/F/D/V 3/16/2016

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Job Title: News Editor/Weekend Assignment Editor
Station: KATV
Location: Little Rock

KATV-TV has an excellent opportunity for an experienced News Editor/Weekend Assignment Editor. 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 today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets and our 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! A College degree OR minimum 1 year relative experience in the field is required. Knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro CC and Avid NewsCutter XP editing technology is a definite plus
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/. 3/11/2016

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Job Title: Event Coordinator
Station: Signal Media
Location: Little Rock

Sports powerhouse, 103.7 The Buzz is searching for a creative, energetic person to fill an immediate opening as Event Coordinator. Signal Media, which is locally owned and operated, has three stations in Little Rock, KABZ 103.7 The Buzz, KKPT 94.1 The Point and KHLR 106.7 The Ride. Signal does radio the old fashioned way with lots of fun, listener interaction and exciting Promotions and Events. Visit our web sites and Facebook pages to see what we do. Signal Media is an equal opportunity employer. The Candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills; strong problem solving abilities; be detail oriented; and have strong organizational, time management, and multi-tasking skills. The person should have the ability to create, execute and maximize the impact of events and promotional and marketing opportunities. Must be computer and Social Media literate, highly organized, have highly positive interpersonal & leadership skills as well as public speaking ability. Candidate must be able to work effectively with On Air Talent and Sales Staff to help create compelling content and at the same time, a successful product for our clients.

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Please send resume to:

Signal Media of Arkansas, Inc.
Attn: Steve Jonsson
2400 Cottondale Lane
Little Rock, AR 72202
501-664-5871 FAX
reception@signalmedia.com

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Job Title: Camera Operator/Prompter
Station: KHBS/KHOG TV
Location: Rogers

40/29 News, the Hearst-owned ABC/CW duopoly in Fayetteville/Fort
Smith, AR is looking for a studio camera operator for the morning newscast. This position is in Rogers, AR. Past camera operation experience is preferred but not required. A High School diploma or equivalent is required. Qualified candidates should attach a resume and references through our online application at http://careers.hearsttelevision.com. EOE 3/10/2016

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Job Title: On Air Talent
Station: KHLR-FM
Location: Little Rock

106-7 The Ride in Little Rock is looking for a personality driven afternoon air talent for our millennial targeted New Country station. New Country/CHR delivery required. Are you an entertaining workaholic? Do you like to get out and make lots of appearances around town? Do you live on Social Media? We want to talk to you! Music Scheduling experience a plus. E-mail your stuff to Mike Kennedy, mikek@signalmedia.com Signal Media of Arkansas is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we’re locally owned with no corporate BS. 3/9/2016

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Job Title: Creative Services Assistant
Station: KFSM TV
Location: Ft Smith

KFSM Channel 5 and KXNW 34 have an immediate opening for a Full –Time Creative Services Assistant to join our team at our Ft. Smith studios. We are looking for an energetic, organized individual to join our market leading team. The ideal candidate for this position must demonstrate the ability to execute daily job duties efficiently and accurately while managing deadlines. Some college education is preferred, also Wide Orbit Traffic experience. Basic broadcast media skills are a plus. For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com. EOE. 3/9/2016

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Job Title: Account Executive
Station: KAIT TV
Location: Jonesboro

KAIT-TV is seeking a dynamic, intelligent, creative and energetic team player to join our Sales Force in a vibrant, growing market in NE Arkansas. Experience in media sales or a related field is a plus, but not required. The winning candidate will be expected to achieve budget goals, service existing accounts, develop new business and implement advertising solutions for our clients utilizing all of our available platforms. Candidates should possess good marketing instincts, along with excellent communication and closing skills. College degree in business, sales or marketing preferred. Great income potential and benefits package. If you have what it takes to be the newest member of the KAIT Sales team in Region 8, and thrive in a fast-paced, highly competitive environment, where hard work and excellence is rewarded, please apply online and attach resume @ https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/4810/account-executive/job. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V. 3/8/2016