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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: Director of Marketing
Station: KFSM/KXNW TV
Location: Fort Smith/Fayetteville

The primary focus of Director of Marketing is to increase our non-traditional revenue on all our media. The ideal person must be proactive in monitoring and assessing a complex market and seek ways to leverage our medias to promote our brand, clients and add revenue. The right person will have a positive can-do attitude and is creative with a passion for designing great production that is both current and effective in achieving the desired results. You should be a people-person with great communication skills; able to articulate an idea and see it through to completion. You should also be a team player who thrives on both individual success and celebrates the success of colleagues. Experience with a media and/or marketing background and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple tasks is necessary. The ability to communicate before groups and make presentations, use desktop publishing and other computer systems is also required. Some professional editing skill on Final Cut Pro a plus. Must be into social media and understand how to use it effectively. A 4-year college degree in Marketing or closely related field of study is required, as well as a minimum of three years’ work experience. Interested parties should submit resume and references to Mark LaCrue, KFSM-TV, PO Box 369, Fort Smith, AR 72902, or e-mail mark.lacrue@kfsm.com. No phone calls, please. KFSM-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 4/10/2014

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Job Title: Account Executive

Station: Signal Media
Location: Little Rock

Signal Media has an immediate opening for an Account Executive. This position will call on existing accounts for sales presentations, while constantly prospecting and developing new clients and striving to meet or exceed established sales goals. You will research the needs of Clients and recommend creative, effective ideas for advertisements.
Job duties include working with the Production Director to develop relevant, marketable copy for clients, collect money due on all accounts in a timely manner and be responsible for accurate completion and distribution of all contracts and/or documents associated with the sale of broadcast time. Also, proven sales experience with a knowledge of radio sales strongly preferred. You must have proficient verbal, written and presentation skills with the ability to project a competent, professional image. We want an employee with effective time management skills, talent to formulate and execute creative sales ideas and Promotions. Must be dependable, dress neatly and possess a valid driver’s license and vehicle insurance. All candidates must fill out an employment application before being considered for employment. To request & /or submit an application, contact us today: NO PHONE CALLS . Signal Media of Arkansas, Inc., Attn: Sales Dept. – Marla Lemmerman, P. O. Box 251304, Little Rock, AR 72225. 501-664-5871 FAX. mlemmerman@signalmedia.com. EOE. 4/9/2014

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Job Title: Master Control Operator
Station: KARK
Location: Little Rock

The Master Control Operator is responsible for the overall on-air look of the television station through airing programming and scheduled station breaks. A technical degree in Digital Electronics, Broadcasting, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience is required. Also, a minimum three years’ experience with digital electronics systems in a television broadcasting environment is necessary. It is also necessary to have experience with digital transmitters and other broadcast-related equipment. To apply: www.nexstar.tv. EOE. 4/7/2014

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Job Title: Account Executive

Station: KARK
Location: Little Rock

The Account Executive works within established Sales Department guidelines to increase sales volume with assigned accounts, aggressively seeks new customers for both TV and Digital business, executes plans and strategies set forth by sales management, maintains awareness of the competition, and maintains visibility in the community. A Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising or Mass Communications, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience is required. A minimum one year’s experience in sales, preferably in the media field is also required. To apply: Please apply online at www.nexstar.tv. 4/3/2014

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

The Sales Coordinator works within established Sales Department guidelines to maximize station revenue opportunities from an order entry, traffic and accounting perspective. The Sales assistant is also responsible for performing all clerical functions required by department personnel as needed. This position requires a high school diploma and a minimum one year’s experience in clerical support or administrative assistance, preferably in the sales or media fields. You must be proficient in MS Office as well as computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment. Apply online at www.nexstar.tv. EOE. 4/3/2014

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Job Title: Reporter
Station: KARK
Location: Little Rock

KARK has an opening for a reporter. This position 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. A Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience is required. If interested, email your 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. 4/2/2014

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Job Title: Weekend Anchor/Reporter
Station: KFSM-TV
Location: Fort Smith

5NEWS, which is broadcast on KFSM TV and KXNW TV, is looking for a Weekend Anchor/Reporter who can handle breaking news, and is a proven leader with editorial content and people. You must enterprise significant local news stories and be able to write for the web. We are the market leader and want an anchor/reporter that thrives on being a member of a winning team. This person will anchor our Saturday and Sunday morning newscasts, help plan weekend assignments, enterprise and write weekend stories as assigned. You will also be responsible for keeping our website updated on weekends. Three days a week, you will be a general assignment reporter, which include daily live shots and web posting. You will also fill-in anchor as requested by management.
A minimum of two years’ experience anchoring/reporting for a commercial television news operation is necessary. An above-average, demonstrable knowledge of television newscast production techniques and television news writing is also required. We require a four-year college degree in liberal arts or journalism. Send your resume, references, and tape to Rick Bagley, News Director, KFSM-TV, 4201 North Shiloh Drive, Suite 169, Fayetteville, AR 72703. Email jobs@kfsm.com. No phone calls please. EOE. 4/2/2014

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Job Title: National Sales Manager
Station: KATV
Location: Little Rock

A National Sales Manager oversees all aspects of national sales in accordance with company goals and objectives, including budgetary responsibility, staff management, and market-related research and analysis. A formal education equivalent of a B.S. degree in Sales/Marketing, Communications, or related field is required. Related experience will be evaluated by department management and may be substituted on the basis of one year of experience equals one year of education. Four years of progressively responsible experience in broadcast advertising or sales is preferred. Send resume’ to Human Resource Manager, KATV, LLC, P. O. Box 77, Little Rock, AR 72203; fax your resume to (501) 324-7726; or online at hr@katv.com. Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview after filing application. No phone calls, please! EEO/M/F 4/1/2014

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Job Title: Account Executive
Station: KARK
Location: Little Rock

The Account Executive works within established Sales Department guidelines to increase sales volume with assigned accounts, aggressively seeks new customers for both TV and Digital business, executes plans and strategies set forth by sales management, maintains awareness of the competition, and maintains visibility in the community. A Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising or Mass Communications, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work related field experience is required. We would prefer a minimum of one year’s experience in sales, preferably in the media field. Please apply online at www.nexstar.tv. EOE. 4/1/2014

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Job Title: On Air Personality
Station: Noalmark Broadcasting
Location: Hot Springs

Noalmark Broadcasting has an immediate opening for an on-air personality. This is NOT and entry level position. A minimum of 2 years on-air and production experience is required. CHR, Rock, Country, and other contemporary format experience preferred. Digital studio automation and computer skills are a must. This position includes daily commercial production, frequent on-location live remotes, and quality interactive air-shift. Knowledge of Wide Orbit Automation and Adobe Audition is helpful. All applicants must live and breathe Social Media. Facebook and Twitter must be second nature. Radio station website maintenance experience is very helpful. Benefits after 90 days. Noalmark Broadcasting is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please send resume’, references, on-air, and production MP3’s to Operations Manager, Ray Michaels at ray.michaels@noalmark.com. 4/1/2014

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Job Title: Sales Rep
Station: Crain Media
Location: Searcy, Conway, Little Rock and Batesville

Crain Media radio stations Quick 99-9, KEAZ 100-7, the Bull 105-7 and News/talk 99-1. Are looking for sales people to join our sales and marketing departments in Searcy, Conway, Little Rock and Batesville. If you have experience in outside sales, and want a career that focuses on helping others to achieve success then you are who we are searching for. At Crain media, we strive for excellence in broadcasting and marketing. This could be just the career that you have been looking for. These positions are commission based with a monthly draw There is a training salary. health insurance and other benefits are available. Email your resume to: mikehorne@crainmedia.com to investigate the possibilities of employment. Crain Media is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities are encouraged to apply. 3/31/2014

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Job Title: News Anchor/Reporter
Station: KATV
Location: Little Rock

KATV-TV has an opening for a News Anchor/Reporter. This position presents on-air newscasts. We want applicants who display good news judgment and maintain high journalistic standards. You will works closely with producers and reporters and make public appearances on behalf of the station. A B.S. degree in Journalism or related field is required as well as two years of progressively responsible experience in a television newsroom to include one year of on-air reporting. Demonstration tape required.
Applicants should have accurate and comprehensive writing skills, typing ability (speed not critical), and the ability to react quickly and appropriately on camera. Also, the ability to ad lib and to direct the work of others is necessary. The Ability to maintain nice personal appearance is also required. Send resume’ to Human Resource Manager, KATV, LLC, P. O. Box 77, Little Rock, AR 72203; fax your resume to (501) 324-7726; or email to hr@katv.com. Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview after filing application. No phone calls, please! EEO/M/F 3/26/2014

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Job Title: National Sales Manager
Station: KHBS TV
Location: Rogers

KHBS a Hearst Television owned ABC affiliate in Rogers, AR has an opening for a National Sales Manager. The NSM will lead, motivate and inspire the national sales team to exceed revenue goals and assist the LSM with local when needed. Ideal candidate will have a keen attention to detail and be organized. Client engagement is a top priority. Candidates should also have the ability to work in a fast paced environment and handle multiple challenges simultaneously and be excellent in broadcast sales negotiation including in-depth knowledge of Nielsen and rating estimates. Also must be able to take initiative and make decisions without daily guidance. The perfect candidate will have a minimum 3 years broadcast sales experience, management experience, and can demonstrate leadership capabilities that will motivate teams. A creative mind with proven ability to generate revenue for the company and a Bachelor’s degree is required.
Submit resume/cover letter to 4029nsm@hearst.com or mail to 2809 Ajax Ave, Suite 200, Rogers, AR 72758. EOE M/F/D/V. 3/20/2014

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Job Title: Morning On-Air Talent & Production
Station: Thunderbolt Broadcast
Location: Martin, TN

After 25 years our “morning man” is retiring. Can you fill his shoes? To be considered his successor you must have good communications and reading skills, be able to focus on the local communities we serve, have an outgoing personality and good production skills. If selected you’ll be one-half of a morning drive program and put your production skills to work 10 minutes away at our second location. We’re not looking for the best “air talent”....we’re looking for the right person who wants to be a part of a radio family that loves to serve its listeners. We’re an NAB Marconi finalist and Crystal winner. Send your resume and air check to jobs@wcmt.com or Morning Radio Job at PO BOX 318 Martin, Tennessee, 38237. EEO 3/14/2014
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Job Title: Editor Part-Time
Station: KTHV-TV
Location: Little Rock

THV 11, the Gannett-owned CBS affiliate in Little Rock, Arkansas, is seeking a Part Time Editor who can work across all of our dynamic platforms—broadcast, online and mobile. This position will work with producers to ensure all THV 11 newscasts get the best treatment and meet the highest video standards. Any knowledge of editing, be it Final Cut Pro, Edius or familiarity with ENPS is a big plus. We also expect this position to have a solid understanding of social media and its’ importance. If you are looking for that first step into television news, this might be the perfect opportunity for you. Qualifications include a degree in Journalism or related field. Please submit your resume with references and samples of work you may have to offer. Apply online: http://www.thv11.com. EOE. 3/14/2014

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Job Title: Assistant Chief Engineer
Station: KAIT-TV
Location: Jonesboro

KAIT, Raycom Media's ABC affiliate in Jonesboro, Arkansas is looking for a Broadcast TV Assistant Chief Engineer. Responsibilities include assisting Chief Engineer in staffing, planning, organizing, controlling and management of the Engineering Department which includes maintenance technicians, Master Control and IT personnel as well as maintain station compliance of FCC rules. The successful candidate will need to possess strong skills in, but not limited to, all areas of digital broadcast maintenance and operation, including transmitter, news/studio/master control, ENG trucks, Internet/mobile platforms, station infrastructure and design as well as building maintenance. Two years’ experience in broadcast equipment maintenance, a Degree in Electronics or equivalent experience required with SBE certification preferred. Applicants must have a valid drivers’ license and an excellent driving record. You must pass a pre-employment drug screen. If qualified, apply online at: https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com. No phone calls please. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. 3/13/2014

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Job Title: Content Specialist (Part-Time)
Station: KAIT-TV
Location: Jonesboro

KAIT, Raycom Media’s ABC affiliate in Jonesboro, Arkansas is looking for a part-time News/Content Specialist. This is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door to a long term career. This entry level position will be responsible for operating a studio camera during newscasts. This person will cross train to other duties including audio operator and graphics. The ability to stand for long periods of time, lift and move set furnishings, and climb a ladder are necessary. High school diploma or equivalent preferred. Some college preferred. Apply online at: https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com. No phone calls please. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. 3/14/14

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Job Title: Sports Director
Station: Crain Media
Location: Searcy

Crain Media Group LLC, owner and operator of radio stations KWCK, KSMD, KEAZ, KRZS and KAWW, Searcy, Arkansas seeks a sports director. Our stations originate over 30 High School football broadcasts each season and over 120 basketball games. We have a total of 12 high schools to cover and want to start a local sports talk show. If you know sports and know radio then this may be the Arkansas opportunity you have been looking for. The successful applicant will have a minimum of two years of both football and basketball play by play experience as well as reporting experience. To apply email resume and air check to mikehorne@crainmedia.com. Crain media group is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities are encouraged to apply. 3/12/2014

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University of Arkansas at Little Rock
News Reporter/Anchor

UALR Public Radio is accepting applications for the position of News Reporter/Anchor (P98344) for radio station KUAR FM 89.1. The position is responsible for delivering local newscasts and breaks during KUAR's most listened-to program, "Morning Edition," and other programs as needed. The News Reporter/Anchor works under the guidance of the News Director and in cooperation with the UALR Public Radio programming team.

The successful candidate will have news announcing experience and a friendly, professional delivery style; experience conducting news interviews for broadcast; an ability to research, write, and report news stories for broadcast; experience with digital recording equipment and digital audio editing software; skill in running a control board; an ability to work well under deadlines; experience with posting news and programming content to a website using a Content Management System and with computer operations and to social media; possess a valid driver's license, proof of insurance, and reliable transportation to cover news events in the field; and an ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends hours.

Minimum Qualifications: At least three years of college, which is equivalent to 90 college credits and at least one year of reporting or anchoring experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree with three or more years of reporting or anchoring experience preferred. Public radio reporting experience preferred.

Application materials must be submitted through the online application system. Additional information about this position and application requirements are available under the Jobs link on the Human Resources website at http://ualr.edu/humanresources. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and actively seeks the candidacy of minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities. Under Arkansas law, all applications are subject to public disclosure. The person hired must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States. 3/12/2014

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Job Title: Sales Manager
Station: Noalmark Broadcasting
Location: Hot Springs

Noalmark Broadcasting Hot Springs Arkansas 4 Station Cluster is looking for a local sales manager. Experience as a sales manager and successful radio sales are necessary for this position. You will be helping the General Manager in leading and developing a local sales team and helping build revenue on these stations. KLAZ 105.9 is Arbitron/Neilson Audio rated station number 1 female station in our area , we have a New Real Rock fm 101.5, a country station KIX 93.5 and News Radio KBHS 1420 am/105.5 fm. Check out our websites and give us a listen…if you think you can help sell these stations and manage a sales team call us right now. Hot Springs is a great place to live work and play. If you are tired of working for a big impersonal radio group or a small market and ready to move up a little, we are the place for you. Noalmark is an Arkansas family owned company. Salary and deal are negotiable and depending on your successful track record and resume. Call Paul Meacham 501 525 4600 in complete confidential assurance, send resume and cover letter to paul.meacham@noalmark.com. We are an equal opportunity employer and females and minorities are encouraged to apply. 3/12/2014

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Job Title: Sales Rep
Station: Noalmark Broadcasting
Location: Hot Springs

Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation in Hot Springs has an opening for a full-time advertising sales representative. Business to business sales experience is desired. We are part of a four station cluster in the Hot Springs and Malvern area and are owned by Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation of El Dorado, Arkansas. We are an equal opportunity employer. Benefits: Medical, Dental, Life, and Paid Vacation.
Email resume to paul.meacham@noalmark.com or send to
Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation, P.O. Box 22265, Hot Springs AR 71903. 3/12/2014

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Job Title: Chief Engineer
Station: Mississippi River Radio
Location: Cape Girardeau, MO

The Chief Engineer will troubleshoot, maintain, install and repair broadcast equipment and transmitter systems for an 8 station cluster in Cape Girardeau, MO. The successful candidate will be able to exercise sound judgment, be able to plan projects, be well organized and detail oriented. Must have a high level of competency in all areas of radio engineering to include audio processing, RF, and station automation (Scott Studios preferred but not required). Duties include scheduling and performing regular equipment maintenance, equipment installations and capital projects, planning and managing budgets and implementing FCC compliance standards to ensure compliance, Knowledge of FCC Rules and regulations. Maintain AM directional antenna system. Monitor, evaluate, manage and provide the hands-on technical expertise to ensure maximum operating efficiency in supporting the strategic initiatives of the radio stations. Manage the building facility functions. Maintain records and studio documentation.
Minimum of (5) years broadcast engineering experience. Management experience is a plus. Two year college level or technical school electronics training OR BS in electronics or related broadcast field OR FCC General Class License. All inquiries should be directed to Charley Lampe, Chief Engineer, River Radio, 1015 W. Pine,
Poplar Bluff Mo. 63901. Or e-mailed to charley@riverradio.net subject line “job”
Cell 573 718 2293.
Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital or veteran status, or disability. 3/6/2014

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Job Title: Reporter
Station: KNWA TV
Location: Fayetteville

If you are a seasoned-in-the-field-dyed-in-the-wool-self-proclaimed-news-junkie-with-a-knack-for-entertaining-the-masses kind of person – we want you on our Reporter Team. If your bag of tools includes: on-air reporting experience, background knowledge and skill shooting and editing video, knowledge of Avid`s INews system and Avid Newscutter, a positive attitude and a sense of urgency – then throw your name in this hat!
Send cover letter, resume and non-returnable resume DVD to: Reporter, KNWA-TV / KFTA-TV, 609 W. Dickson St., 3rd floor, Fayetteville, AR 72701. Nexstar Broadcasting is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 2/18/2014

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Job Title: Weekend Meteorologist/Reporter
Station: KNWA TV
Location: Fayetteville

KNWA-TV / KFTA-TV, Northwest Arkansas` NBC and FOX Affiliates, is looking for a weekend meteorologist / reporter. The right candidate will be familiar with weather patterns and forecasting. They will also understand the significance of severe weather events as they relate to our viewing area. When not working with our NWA Weather Authority Team this person, will also work on news reporting for KNWA and the Fox News Edge. To be a qualified candidate you need at least 2 years of on-air experience, a college degree in a related field and be extremely proficient with web and social media. Send cover letter, resume and non-returnable resume tape (if applicable) to: Weekend Weather Anchor, KNWA-TV/KFTA-TV, 609 W. Dickson Suite 300, Fayetteville, AR 72701. KNWA-TV/KFTA-TV is an equal opportunity employer. 2/18/2014

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Job Title: Digital Account Manager
Station: KTHV-TV
Location: Little Rock


THV 11, 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 THV 11, 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. You will be responsible for developing new digital customers through solution-based selling; as well as, the retention and growth of current client partnerships. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace. Minimum of 2 years digital sales experience, 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 and strong attention to detail, ability to multi-task and follow-through projects to completion. Apply Online at:
http://www.thv11.com. 2/14/2014

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Job Title: Quality Control Editor
Station: KMYA
Location: Little Rock

Full Time Broadcast Television Editor/Quality Control – As the anchor for everything from our on-air promotions to creating our in house programming, we need a rock-star editor who will help create and maintain the visual standard for our network. We have Final Cut and Premiere systems, but the editor might also have to learn (if they don’t already know) Edius. Having basic post- producer skills is preferred (i.e. working knowledge of compression formats, digital & online workflow experience, etc). You must have reel and resume to submit and at least 3+ years of professional work experience in broadcast television. Please send resumes and reels to jobs@ssn.tv. Pay competitive & commiserate with experience. EOE. 2/13/2014

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Job Title: News Director
Station: Noalmark
Location: Hot Springs

Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation of Hot Springs Arkansas has an immediate opening for a full-time News Director. Applicant must have at least one year of Radio experience as a news person or radio talk show host. Experience is a must. This position will require excellent writing skills, command of the language and a professional delivery. You will be required to do a one hour morning talk show about the issues in our area, Wake Up Hot Springs. Our candidates must have reliable transportation and a good driving record. Noalmark operates a 4 station cluster in the Hot Springs and Central Arkansas. You will have good benefits after 90 days employment. We are an equal opportunity employer. Females and minorities are encouraged to apply Email resume to: paul.meacham@noalmark.com or send to Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation, P.O. Box 22265, Hot Springs, AR 71903. Call Paul Meacham 501 525 4600. 2/12/2014

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Job Title: Broadcast Engineer
Station: KVTJ
Location: Little Rock

The KVTJ Broadcast Engineer will install, troubleshoot, maintain, and repair broadcast equipment and transmitter systems at the KVTJ transmitter site near Trumann, Arkansas. The employee will also work at the remote microwave sites that relay the VTN network signal from Little Rock to KVTJ to ensure proper operational status. These four (4) microwave sites are spread out between England, Arkansas and the KVTJ site near Trumann, Arkansas. An Associate`s degree in electronics or related experience in electronic communications is required, a Bachelor’s degree in a related field is preferred.
At least two (2) years of experience in broadcast electronics preferred, but new graduates are welcome. SBE certification, experience with high power transmitters, as well as experience with IOT or other high power tubes is required. Working knowledge of FCC regulations and experience with microwave STL links, MPEG / ASI / HD-SDI / other digital video formats, generators, motors, HVAC systems, and computer networking are a plus. Must have solid personal integrity, a good work ethic, and be able to work both independently and with supervision. You must be willing to be on call 24/7 and work nights, holidays and weekends as needed. Carriage of company provided cell phone is required. VTN is a regional network of three full-power Christian TV stations. As a religious broadcaster, we seek applicants of the Christian faith. When applying for this position, please send a note regarding your personal faith. We are unable to give full consideration to resumes without a VTN Application and a note of faith. To apply for this position, download an application here at: http://www.vtntv.com/pdf/VTN_Application_2010.pdf and then submit your resume, application and statement of faith in one of the following ways: Email to: employment@vtntv.com or snail mail to: VTN General Manager, P.O Box 22007, Little Rock, AR 72221-2007. EOE. 2/11/2014

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Job Title: Reporter
Station: KFSM/KXNW TV
Location: Fort Smith/Fayetteville

5NEWS, which is broadcast on KFSM TV and KXNW TV, has an immediate opening for a reporter to work from Fayetteville and cover Northwest Arkansas news. The right candidate will gather all necessary information and resources for a wide range of news stories, and report it accurately. Curiosity is a must. We’re looking for a creative storyteller with solid writing skills. You must be a motivated self-starter who is willing to hustle on breaking news and enterprise stories. The right candidate will be able to gather, write and web publish multiple stories a day on several different platforms. Web publishing skills and non-linear editing skills are a must. A four year degree in liberal arts or journalism is preferred and/or previous reporting work experience. Interested parties should submit resume, application and references to Rick Bagley, News Director, KFSM TV/KXNW TV, 4201 North Shiloh Drive, Suite 169, Fayetteville, AR 72703 or e-mail jobs@kfsm.com or fax 479-521-6579. No phone calls please. EOE. 2/11/2014

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Job Title: Content Specialist
Station: KAIT-TV
Location: Jonesboro

KAIT-TV, Raycom Media’s ABC affiliate in Jonesboro, AR has a rare opening for a full time Content Specialist. This position is responsible for creating graphics and operating the Chyron graphics system during our highly rated Good Morning Region 8 and Midday newscasts. Experience with Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Elements is a must. The best candidate will demonstrate the ability to multi-task in high stress situations. To apply, please send your resume and links to your work to: https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com. (No phone calls please). EOE. 2/10/2014

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Job Title: Reporter/MMJ
Station: KAIT-TV
Location: Jonesboro

KAIT-TV, Raycom Media’s ABC affiliate in Jonesboro, AR is looking for a full-time Reporter/MMJ. This person will be responsible for reporting, shootings and editing their own material. The winning candidate will understand how to tell creative, personal stories on several screens. Ability to use social media is a must. Experience preferred, but will hire someone with great potential and work ethic. A Bachelor’s degree in Communications or related field is preferred. Fill out application, upload your resume and links to your work at https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com. (No phone calls please). EOE. 2/10/2014

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Job Title: Multi-Media Producer
Station: KFSM-TV
Location: Fort Smith

5NEWS, which is broadcast on KFSM-TV and KXNW-TV, has an immediate opening for a Multi-Media Producer. In this position, you will be responsible for producing newscasts for TV and web content, working closely with reporters, producers, directors and the assignment desk. You will review reporter scripts, develop content for our website, social network sites, and our mobile platform. To be considered, you must have a passion for news. You must be a strong writer, have sharp news judgment, excellent technical skills and the ability to work well with others. You will be expected to bring enthusiasm and creativity to the product. We are looking for someone who understands the important role personality and storytelling plays in the newscast. A college degree is preferred. Ideally, you are already doing this job in another market. Interested parties should submit resume, a resume tape, application and references to Amanda Hale, Executive Producer, KFSM-TV, North 13th Street, Fort Smith AR 72901or e-mail jobs@kfsm.com. No phone calls please. KFSM-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 2/7/2014

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Job Title: Multi-Media Journalist
Station: KTHV-TV
Location: Little Rock

THV11, the Gannett-owned CBS affiliate in Little Rock, Arkansas, is seeking a Multi-media Journalist who can work across all of our dynamic platforms—broadcast, online and mobile. We are looking for a news junkie who stays informed and is willing to engage our viewers and online users on a daily basis. We need reporters who believe in great story telling, who recognize the value of a powerful tweet and embrace honest feedback. THV11 is a place you will learn and grow quickly as an MMJ. We expect you to go live every day and to want that lead story each newscast. We love great video, wonderful natural sound and we offer you a chance to do the stories that you want to do, which can make a real impact in the Little Rock community. THV11 is growing a great news team and you need to be part of it! We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace. Qualifications include a degree in Journalism or related field and 1-3 years of experience is preferred. Please submit your resume with reference and video of your work via web link or DVD. Apply online at
http://www.thv11.com. 1/31/2014

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Job Title: Marketing Producer
Station: KAIT-TV
Location: Jonesboro

Come work in an environment that will challenge your creative skills. KAIT, Raycom Media’s ABC affiliate in Jonesboro, AR is looking for a top-notch marketing producer to join our award winning Marketing team. Must be able to conceptualize, write, light, shoot, edit and possess graphic design skills. The person in this position will work with clients, sales staff, and other station personnel involved in creating compelling commercials and promotional announcements. You must be able to turn clients’ ideas and products into effective commercials in a deadline-driven and fast-paced environment. You must possess solid editing skills on Adobe Premiere Pro. Experience with Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator and SpeedGrade is a plus. A college degree and/or equivalent job experience in commercial production preferred. Fill out application, upload your resume and links to your work at https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com. No phone calls please. 1/30/2014

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Job Title: Local Sales Manager
Station: Noalmark Broadcasting
Location: Hot Springs

Noalmark Broadcasting Hot Springs Arkansas 4 Station Cluster is looking for a local manager. Experience as a sales manager and successful radio sales is necessary for this position. You will be helping the General Manager in leading and developing a local sales team and helping build revenue on these stations. KLAZ 105.9 is Arbitron/Neilson Audio rated station number 1 female station in our area , we have a New Real Rock FM 101.5, a country station KIX 93.5 and News Radio KBHS 1420 am/105.5 FM.
Check out our websites and give us a listen…if you think you can help sell these stations and manage a sales team call us right now. Hot Springs is a great place to live work and play. If you are tired of working for a big impersonal radio group or a small market and ready to move up a little, we are the place for you. Noalmark is an Arkansas family owned company. Salary and deal are negotiable and depending on your successful track record and resume. Call Paul Meacham 501 525 4600 in complete confidential assurance, send resume and cover letter to paul.meacham@noalmark.com. We are an equal opportunity employer and females and minorities are encouraged to apply. 1/30/2014

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Job Title: Manager of Technology
Station: KTHV TV
Location: Little Rock

THV 11, the Gannett-owned CBS affiliate in Little Rock, Arkansas is looking for a Manager of Technology with strong IT and broadcast skills to assist in supervising the Engineering staff in the maintenance, repair, and modification of the studio equipment, transmitters, building facilities, remote vehicles and associated equipment. A degree in Engineering or related field or 5-7 years of equivalent work is required. Microsoft MCSE/MCSA and/or Cisco certifications preferred along with a strong knowledge of TCP/IP networking and Microsoft products. We are also looking for someone with a working knowledge of Cisco, AP and BitCentral products. Previous broadcast management experience highly preferred. Apply online at www.thv11.com. EOE. 1/16/2014

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Job Title: News/Content Specialist (Part-Time)
Station: KAIT
Location: Jonesboro

KAIT, Raycom Media’s ABC affiliate in Jonesboro, Arkansas is looking for a part-time News/Content Specialist. This entry level position will be responsible for operating a studio camera, posting content to our websites, and other duties as assigned. The ability to stand for long periods of time, lift and move set furnishings, and climb a ladder are necessary. Applicant’s should have a high school diploma or equivalent. Apply online at: https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com. No Phone Calls Please. EOE. 1/15/2014

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Job Title: News Producer
Station: KNWA TV
Location: Fayetteville

KNWA-TV / KFTA-TV, NBC and FOX affiliates for NWA, are looking for a news producer. Do you enterprise your stories? Do you understand the difference between a lead and a kicker? Do you like pace, content and flow? Does a well written tease make you smile? Do you track local media on the social network? If you understand any of these questions – then we want to talk to you! But we’re looking for a career-oriented producer – meaning - if you want this opportunity just to tide you over until you can get on-air, please don’t apply. All other experienced candidates with a sense of urgency and a desire to produce quality newscasts in a great market need to send cover letter, resume and non-returnable resume tape (if applicable) to: Producer, KNWA-TV/KFTA-TV, 609 W. Dickson St., 3rd floor, Fayetteville, AR 72701. KNWA-TV/KFTA-TV is an equal opportunity employer. 1/14/2014

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Job Title: Digital Executive Producer
Station: KATV
Location: Little Rock

This is a senior level position. The ideal candidate should have ample newsroom experience and well as an understanding of delivering content to digital platforms (including web, mobile and social). The position contributes through providing hands-on development of the station’s digital presence. You must be able to openly communicate within the newsroom and with all department heads so that the digital efforts are clearly understood throughout the station. Applicant should have a college degree, preferably in journalism or a related field. Also, a minimum of 3 to 5 years in journalism and a minimum 2 years of online news experience is required. Experience in a TV newsroom and prior web producing experience strongly preferred. Send resume’ to Human Resource Manager, KATV, LLC, P. O. Box 77, Little Rock, AR 72203; fax your resume to (501) 324-7726; or online at hr@katv.com. Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview after filing application. No phone calls, please! EEO/M/F 1/10/2014

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Job Title: Radio Announcer
Station: Noalmark Broadcasting
Location: El Dorado

Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation and its El Dorado Cluster of stations is looking for self-motivated and dependable individuals to fill a full time position for a radio announcer. Interested candidates should have a strong work ethic and be able to work flexible schedules including: nights, weekends & holidays. Knowledge of wide orbit automation and adobe audition is a plus. This position will require you to do on-air shifts, music programming, commercial production, help with station promotions and do live remote broadcasts. If you love being part of a winning team and enjoy meeting new people we would like to meet you. Benefits include medical, dental and life insurance, paid vacation, holidays and sick leave. Please send your resume to jobs@noalmark.com. Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply. 1/10/2014

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Job Title: Editor/Photographer
Station: KFSM-TV
Location: Fort Smith

5NEWS, which is broadcast on KFSM-TV and KXNW-TV is looking for a hard-working show editor/photographer to work out of our Fort Smith newsroom. In your role as a show editor, you’ll play a crucial role in getting quality newscasts on the air. Editors work hand-in-hand with newscast producers to edit all video to air in the newscasts. An editor also records microwave and satellite feeds, edits and reviews video, prepares video for broadcast use and playback video during newscasts. As a photographer, we’re looking for someone who is not afraid to hustle and be aggressive when it comes to daily and breaking news coverage. Experience and working knowledge of digital video photography and non-linear editing is a must. You must have the ability to shoot video in all kinds of settings and edit under deadline. The ability to operate ENG Microwave van, drive vehicle, set up tripods, etc. is required. Also, knowledge of how cameras work to perform minor repairs and maintenance in field, if necessary. A College degree, or two years’ work experience is required. Are you interested? Send your resume, application, and references to Chad Sharpe, Chief Photographer, KFSM-TV, P.O. Box 369, Fort Smith, AR 72902, (479-783-3131) or e-mail jobs@kfsm.com. EOE. 1/3/2014

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Job Title: Morning Meteorologist/Reporter
Station: KFSM-TV
Location: Fort Smith

5NEWS, which is broadcast on KFSM-TV and KXNW-TV, is looking to grow its weather and news departments with the addition of a morning Meteorologist/Reporter. The right candidate will anchor weather on the weekend, and also report during the week. Reporting will consist of telling weather, traffic, environmental or outdoor stories of interest. That means you'll be getting plenty of reps in weather as you report as well: expect at least a 50/50 mix over a 12-month period. The ideal candidate will be a meteorologist. A reporting background is preferred, but we can work with you on that if necessary. The right candidate will bring energy and personality to our team. We’re looking for someone who can do live shots and turn stories. The right candidate will also be a Meteorologist capable of aggressively handling severe weather in studio and out in the field. Experience and effective use Weather Central, Livewire preferred. A Bachelor degree in meteorology or similar science related field and AMS or NWA Seal of Approval (or be able to get one) is required. Interested parties should submit resume, application and references to Garrett Lewis, Chief Meteorologist, KFSM-TV, 4201 North Shiloh Drive, Suite 169, Fayetteville, AR 72703 or e-mail jobs@kfsm.com or fax 479-521-6579. No phone calls please. EOE. 1/3/2014