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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: Account Executive
Station: KHBS/KHOG
Location: Fort Smith/Fayetteville

KHBS/KHOG-TV is looking for an account executive in Northwest Arkansas. The Account Executive 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!
Experience Requirements:
• Must have a proven track record in web/mobile sales and in the cultivation and development of new business/ non-traditional business.
• Experience in TV/Radio sales
• Solid negotiation skills
• Experience in a consultative customer focused business atmosphere
• Military training and experience will be considered in lieu of TV/Radio sales experience
Qualifications Requirements:
• Ability to multi-task within a fast-paced environment
• Accountability within a goal-structured organization
• Needs a positive, results-oriented attitude and must be a team player
• Proven track record of successfully selling to business owners and CEO’s (military experience will be considered)
• Must be able to use qualitative research effectively to further sales effort
• Strong formal and interpersonal communication skills.
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office products. Proficiency with Wide Orbit, Kantar and One Domain/WO Media Office a plus.
Education:
• Bachelor’s Degree Preferred
Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply. EOE. 1/17/2019

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Job Title: Weekend Anchor
Station: KNWA/KFTA-TV
Location: Fayetteville/Fort Smith

KNWA-TV/KFTA-TV, NBC and FOX affiliates in Northwest Arkansas, are looking for an experienced and driven Weekend Anchor to join our team! The Weekend Anchor is tasked with anchoring and producing the weekend newscasts, and is an MMJ Reporter during the week. The Weekend Anchor may also fill in for main anchoring talent during the week. We need an anchor with great writing and producing skills, a knack for showcasing content and attention to detail, and a strong sense of urgency. The right candidate understands local news, can enterprise stories, and enjoys the hectic pace of a newsroom. Above all, we're looking for someone with an optimistic outlook and a winning attitude to lead our weekend team! If interested, email resume and reel to News Director Lisa Brence at lbrence@knwa.com.
Requirements & Skills:
• 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.
• Superior on-air presence.
• Excellent news judgment with an expansive knowledge of local and national current events, history, newsmakers and issues.
• Experience guiding, directing and motivating others.
• 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.
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
• Ability to effectively listen to fully understand problems and communicate with a team to shape a solution.
• Valid driver’s license with a good driving record.
• Flexibility to work any shift.
Apply online at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. 1/17/2019

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Job Title: Master Control Operator
Station: KARK-TV
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. This position is a Weekend Overnight position.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
• Updates and maintains signal control
systems.
• Maintains programming logs as required
by station management.
• Segments content and clips to the
server and then trims and modifies it.
• Prints traffic logs and appends logs
to the data management system.
• Monitors strength, clarity and reliability
of incoming and outgoing signals and adjusts equipment as necessary to maintain
quality broadcasts.
• Selects sources from which programming
will be received, or through which programming will be transmitted.
• Reports equipment problems and ensures
that repairs are made, and makes emergency repairs to equipment when necessary
and possible.
• Ensures the station’s compliance with
Emergency Alert System requirements.
• Performs other duties as assigned.
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.
Minimum three years’ experience with digital electronics systems in a television
broadcasting environment. (More or less depending on market size.)
Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other
office equipment.
Strong PC/MS Office experience.
Experience with digital transmitters and other broadcast-related equipment.
Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks
simultaneously.
Apply online at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com. EOE. 1/17/2019

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Job Title: Photographer Editor
Station: KHBS/KHOG
Location: Fort Smith/Fayetteville

KHBS/KHOG TV has an opening for a self-motivated individual who wants to win each day. We are seeking a photographer with the ability to capture the essence of what’s happening in the field, and then bring it vividly into the homes of our viewers. We are also seeking an editor who can simultaneously coordinate feeds, edit with both the eye and ear in mind, and coordinate content elements for multiple shows. This member of our team will spend several hours each day editing for newscasts and several hours each day out in the field shooting, editing, and executing live shots for stories. The winning candidate is also tech savvy and up-to-date on the most modern aspects of our medium. You must be able to shoot on Sony XD Cam, GoPro, on laptop computer and iPhone, and edit in Adobe Premiere and utilize the ENG, SNG, and wireless data to feed completed work to the station. Excellent editing skills, exceptional time-management abilities, effective communication style, organization, and knowledge of Adobe Premiere, Precis, ABC and CNN platforms are critical. An excellent eye for video and the highest journalistic standards are a must. If you are quick acting, quicker thinking, and technically savvy, we want you working in our newsroom.
Experience Requirements:
• Must have computer and software experience.
• Previous newsroom editing experience preferred.
• Related military experience will be considered.
Qualifications Requirements:
• Can easily carry up to 50 pounds of equipment
• Efficient Operation on ENG trucks
• Can work in all weather conditions
• Can operate large vehicles, must have a valid driver’s license and a near-perfect driving record
• Exceptional ability to operate digital editing tools
• Can organize and prioritize
• Must be a self-starter - someone who doesn’t wait to be told what to do
• Ability to work under pressure, making quick decisions
Education:
• College degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field
• Equivalent military training from Defense Information School (DINFOS) and associated experience will be considered
Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply. EOE 1/17/2019

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Job Title: Sales Assistant
Station: KAIT-TV
Location: Jonesboro

KAIT, the television & digital market leader, is seeking a friendly, positive, self-motivated individual whose primary responsibilities will be to provide a variety of administrative support and increase productivity as Local Sales Assistant to the sales organization. Must thrive in a team environment, have a strong work ethic, be detailed and deadline oriented and be able to work independently in a fast-paced work environment. The Local Sales Assistant position is vital in helping KAIT local partners grow. Be a part of a results-oriented team that is striving to exceed customer expectations.
Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
• Support the local sales staff in all aspects of sales operations
• Create sales presentations
• Organize station projects and event
• Generate and prepare various reports in Wide Orbit, AdMall, ComScore, Google analytics etc.
• Enter sales orders quickly and accurately, sales contract flow, pull spot times, reconcile contracts, handle makegoods, invoices and other support systems and databases
• Coordinate KAIT sales meetings and sales events
Requirements:
• Strong written/verbal communication skills
• Strong knowledge of MS office skills (Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Outlook) required.
• Photoshop a plus
• Experience in television, digital or other media is preferred, but not necessary.
Qualified applicants apply online and attach your cover letter and resume at https://gray.tv/careersformerlyraycom. Drug screen required. No phone calls, please.
EOE-M/F/D/V 1/16/2019

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Job Title: Office Manager
Station: Noalmark Broadcasting
Location: El Dorado

Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation has an opening for a full time Office Manager. Primary responsibilities include light bookkeeping, data entry, preparing commercial logs, invoicing, reconciliation, accounts receivable and general office duties all while interfacing with the advertising department, clients and listeners. The ideal candidate must be professional in appearance with a good work ethic as well as have the ability to work well with others. A strong background in Microsoft Office is a must. This is a full time position that offers competitive pay, health insurance, paid vacation, holidays and more. Noalmark Broadcasting is offering applicants a chance to work with an outstanding team focused on serving the community, achieve goals and have fun. Email your resume to Eldoradojobs@noalmark.com. Noalmark Broadcasting is an Equal Opportunity Employer, females and minorities are encouraged to apply. 1/16/2019

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Job Title: Morning Show Host/Production Director
Station: KENA-FM
Location: Mena

Morning show host on KENA-FM (country) from 5a-9a Monday thru Friday and noon hour news Monday thru Friday. This is a very interactive show with listeners that has live news, swap shop and interviews of local business people and events.
Other Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Voice and produce commercials.
• Scheduling commercials.
• Write stories for the website and social media platforms (no mandatory minimums).
• Interacts with listeners on social media sites.
• Performs other duties as assigned.
Requirements and Skills:
• 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.
Please send resume to : J.Hammack@MyPulseNews.com. EOE 1/15/19

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

The Associate News Producer edits video and assists anchors, reporters and producers in newscast production.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Provides support to personnel producing newscasts for broadcast across all platforms.
• Assists with writing scripts and preparing news stories.
• Edits video.
• Writes stories for the website and other eMedia platforms.
• Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites.
• Performs other duties as assigned.
Requirements and Skills:
• 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. 1/14/2019

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Job Title: Photographer
Station: KFSM/KXNW-TV
Location: Fayetteville/Ft Smith

Candidate will be responsible for editing and visual coverage of news events in a fair, unbiased and accurate manner.
Experience:
• Minimum of 2 years’ experience in photography & editing.
• Non-linear editing experience on Final Cut Pro X.
• Requires one to have a valid Arkansas driver's license with a clean driving record.
• Detail-oriented, able to follow directions, and ability to perform duties and make independent decisions under extreme pressure.
• Business needs may also require individual to be able to work various shifts and times.
• May be required to work early morning hours, overnight hours, weekends, and holidays.
• Must be willing to submit to a background check
• Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States
Requirements:
• Photographs news events, both live and to digital file, for news events and programs.
• Edits material to match script prepared by reporter, producer or associate producer using in-house or field locations as needed.
• Works with reporter to get complete stories and makes suggestions on how a story should be produced.
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com. EOE. 1/14/2019

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

KAIT-TV, Gray Television's ABC/NBC/CW affiliate in Jonesboro, Arkansas is looking for a full-time weekend Anchor/Reporter. We are looking for someone who excels in a team environment, has demonstrable leadership qualities both in the newsroom and the community, strong communication skills, and the ability to excel in a fast-paced newsroom. The successful candidate will bring professionalism, enthusiasm, confidence, and personality to the anchor desk. Candidate must be able to deliver compelling breaking news and a proven track record of generation/executing solid story ideas. Must be able to work well under strict deadlines, and under pressure. Driver's license and a clean driving record are required, and the final candidate will be asked to submit to a drug screen. Qualified applicants, apply online and attach your resume and links to your work at https://gray.tv/careersformerlyraycom. No phone calls, please. EOE-M/F/D/V 1/14/2019

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Job Title: Content Coordinator
Station: KTHV-TV
Location: Little Rock

KTHV, the TEGNA owned CBS property in Little Rock, DMA #57 is looking for a highly organized, digital-first thinking, clear communicator who can be our CONTENT COORDINATOR. We need someone who has a grasp on daily news events in Little Rock and Arkansas, can search for those stories the consumer will crave along with strong news judgment. In addition to the daily juggling of content, you need to think ahead, working with talent and photojournalists to schedule franchise shoots, special projects and anything else that comes your way.
This job requires someone who loves to take on many projects at one time. It’s for that person who can think “day of” content as well as three weeks in the future. Position will allow you to work closely with the Assistant News Director and Digital Content Manager to help plan the day and beyond.
This person will also have the ability and freedom to gather content, write content, post and edit content.
This position requires someone who embraces all the content gathering tools both traditional and digital.
KTHV prides itself on creating the best content in Little Rock, we need someone who can find it, gather it and keep it on track.
This position also requires someone who has a clear understanding what it takes to produce a newscast. You must have or obtain an understanding of what material makes a great newscast and great for the website.
• Preferred 1-2 years newsroom experience; college degree in Journalism preferred or an equivalent combination of education and experience
• Extensive knowledge of social media, online, mobile, etc. content gathering tools and technologies
• Strong communication, conflict management and customer service skills
• Understand the tenants of professional Journalism
• Sound news and information judgment
• Ability to write in both broadcast and AP style
• Deliver accurate content
• Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced and deadline driven environment
• Ability to multitask and quickly adapt to new technology
• Clear understanding of basic satellite, microwave, fiber and ftp feed/sharing technology and use
• Database research experience preferred
• Successful completion of a drug screening
• Must be willing to work nights and weekends
Apply Online URL: http://www.jobs.net/j/JLcCByJA. EOE. 1/11/2019

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Job Title: Assistant IT Manager
Station: KHBS/KHOG
Location: Fort Smith/Fayetteville

KHBS/KHOG TV has an immediate opening for anAssistant IT/Operations Manager.This positionis dynamically diverse, fast paced, challengingand responsible for managing and maintaining the local area network utilizing leading edge infrastructure and systems, including Cisco Nexus, Cisco UCS, VMware, EMC VNXe&Isilon, and VoIP.Also supporting specialized on-air broadcast systems, News, and Sales production systems, as well as end user systems support.This is a hands-on position in a mid-sized news oriented broadcast television environment.
Experience Requirements:
• In-depth experience with IP network connectivity & troubleshooting
• In-depth experience with virtual environments & systems backup/restore
• In-depth experience with current MS Windows server/desktop operating systems
• Active Directory management/support
• Experience with remote & mobile device support & connectivity
• Experience with Enterprise & web-based applications
• Advanced troubleshooting / analytical skills
• Experience with Television Automation
• Previous supervisory or management experience
Qualifications Requirements:
• Minimum 7 years in advanced IT systems administration & management
• 2+ years’ experience in the broadcast environment
• Management / Leadership skills
• Must be able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment with constant deadlines
• Good interpersonal and communication skills, positive attitude, team player
• Maintain Corporate Standards, Policies, and Procedures
• Scripting/Coding experience a plus
• May be required to be “on-call” outside of normal working hours
Education:
• BS or BA in Computer Science, Information Science or Information Technology or an equivalent combination of training and real-world work experience, including military experience.
• MCSE, CCNA, VCP6-DCV or VCP6.5-DCv certifications preferred
Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply. EOE. 1/11/2019

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Job Title: Producer
Station: KHBS/KHOG
Location: Fort Smith/Fayetteville

40/29 News has an opening for a strong, take-charge producer who knows how to create memorable newscasts. The right candidate will have a track record of being creative, aggressive, have the ability to make decisions and communicate the plan in a clear, concise manner. We expect excellent news judgment and a can-do attitude. Candidates must have a proven track record of winning the big story, breaking news and weather. Candidates must be fast and calm under pressure and able to play well in a room of same-minded pros.
Qualifications Requirements:
• Excellent writing, spelling, grammar and copy-editing skills
• Ability to multi-task and coordinate several crews and responsibilities simultaneously.
• An ability to summarize information into easy-to-understand components
• Creative presentation style, and ability to showcase all resources and elements
• Unwavering journalistic integrity and ethical standards
• Must be available to work holidays, shifts that include nights, weekends and overnights, and flexible with schedule to be available during breaking news
Education:
• College degree in broadcast journalism, broadcast news, or related field or equivalent work experience including military experience.
Experience
• 2 years producing experience preferred
• Creative presentation style
• Experience in a newsroom, the ability to remain calm under pressure and knowledge of ENPS are pluses
Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply. EOE. 1/11/2019

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Job Title: Front Desk Receptionist
Station: KNWA/KFTA-TV
Location: Fayetteville/Ft Smith

KNWA/KFTA –TV is looking for a front desk receptionist. Duties include answering the phones, greeting visitors, sorting mail, working in station’s 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 Candy Williams at
cwilliams@knwa.com. NO PHONE CALLS. Nexstar Broadcasting Group is an Equal
Opportunity Employer.
Experience:
Office background helpful
Requirements:
Proficient in excel and computer skills.
Apply online at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com. 1/10/2019

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

Signal Media of Arkansas, INC has a rare opportunity open. We are currently interviewing for an Account Executive. In order to make the cut on this team you need to have a solid work ethic and a burning desire for success. We’ll train you for the rest. The best candidate will have a sales background, understand time management and be a creative problem solver. This opportunity is not for the faint of heart. This opportunity is for someone who wants to work their way to the top.
Send your resume to hr@signalmedia.com . Signal Media is an equal opportunity employer.
QUALIFICATIONS:
Strong work ethic
Time management
Verbal & written communication skills
Organized with attention to detail
Customer service
Commitment
Creativity
Social media awareness
Sales experience preferred
Must be able to pass a background check
Must have Valid Driver’s License
APPLICATION PROCEDURE:
All candidates must fill out an employment application before being considered for employment. To request & /or submit an application, contact us today: Reception@signalmedia.com or:
Signal Media of Arkansas, Inc.
Attn: Human Resource
2400 Cottondale Lane
Little Rock, AR 72202
NO PHONE CALLS EOE 1/8/2019

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Job Title: Marketing Associate
Station: KATV-TV
Location: Little Rock

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!
KATV, in Little Rock, is looking for a Marketing Associate who will serve as a dedicated marketing, data, and content powerhouse across the station’s sales and solutions teams. From time to time, the Marketing Associate may manage assigned accounts in the role of a junior Marketing Consultant. The ideal candidate will be a well-organized multitasker with a passion for assisting others in the workgroup and contributing to the team’s success.
Key Attributes and Qualifications:
• Passion and enthusiasm for playing a supporting role and contributing to team's success
• The ability to communicate effectively with peers, supervisors, and colleagues
• Effectively negotiate and influence with or without authority
• High emotional intelligence, empathy, competitiveness, and high level of urgency in delivering elite experiences for our internal team and external clients
• Strong evidence of listening skills, verbal communication, and professional writing style
• Engaged as a continuous learner with evidence of striving to be a high performer in role
• The ability to work with teammates to receive, digest, and determine necessary outcomes for an assignment and meet strict deadlines while maintaining accuracy
• Technologically savvy with ability to use multiple internet and software platforms to perform duties
• Understanding of digital reporting and analytic metrics
• Marketing or advertising experience is a plus
• Strong familiarity with Microsoft Excel, Project PowerPoint, Word, and Outlook
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/. 1/8/2019

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Job Title: Local Sales Manager
Station: KATV-TV
Location: Little Rock

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!
KATV, in Little Rock, is seeking a Local Sales Manager to build and maintain a high performing sales team that exceeds revenue goal by driving client results through creative marketing solutions.
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/.
Experience needed:
• At least 3 years of broadcast sales experience (including television sales) and team management experience preferred
• Proven success in developmental business and multimedia platforms, including web and mobile applications
• Passion for contributing to a sales team with a positive mindset
• Effective relationship building, customer service, communication, and negotiation skills
• A college degree is preferred
• An excellent understanding of TV and media plans, advertising marketplace, and key competition
• Strong understanding of the changing landscape of integrated marketing, including Digital marketing and OTT
• Ability to anticipate, meet and/or exceed customer needs, wants, and expectations
• The ability to adapt to all situations and personality types on the sales staff and in the client base
1/8/2019

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Job Title: Web Anchor/Live Reporter
Station: KARK-TV
Location: Little Rock

KARK and KLRT, the NBC and Fox affiliates in Little Rock, Arkansas, are looking for the next great storyteller to join Arkansas’ Leader in Multi-platform News and Entertainment. We’re looking for a unique personality who can contribute equally to our digital properties and television broadcasts. This person would be responsible for anchoring and producing web video for KARK.com, Fox16.com, and social media throughout the workday. In some cases, the candidate may be asked to write or shoot stories. The ideal candidate would be familiar with technology, video editing, and shooting. Later in the work day, the candidate would transition to do live shots for evening broadcasts. In most cases, these are personality-driven reports highlighting unique events, businesses, restaurants, etc. The ideal candidate is someone who welcomes the opportunity to drop everything and go live for breaking news.
Candidates must be engaged in social media and have a strong presence they can showcase through the application process. Above all, KARK and KLRT are looking for someone with an optimistic outlook and a winning attitude. A minimum of three years reporting in a newsroom environment is preferred. No beginners please. 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.
KARK-KLRT is an equal opportunity employer. Requirements & Skills:
• 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. (Depending on Market size)
• Superior on-air presence.
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
• Valid driver’s license with a good driving record.
• Flexibility to work any shift.
Apply online at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com. 1/8/2019

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Job Title: Commercial Producer
Station: KHBS/KHOG-TV
Location: Fayetteville/Ft Smith

KHBS/KHOG-TV, The Arkansas CW and MeTV, Hearst Television’s ABC, CW and MeTV affiliates in Fayetteville-Fort Smith, Arkansas, are looking for a driven, creative Commercial Producer to conceptualize write, shoot, design and edit impactful advertising for local clients and businesses. This position is located in Rogers, Arkansas.
Job Responsibilities:
• Producing – from concept to completion - commercial campaigns by working directly with the sales team to develop impactful messaging and branding campaign for the clients’ needs.
• Adhere to a standard operating procedure for commercial production, including scheduling, weekly and monthly reports for projects.
• Assist the ABC and CW creative teams by conceptualizing, writing and producing marketing materials for sales promotion, public service announcements, station sponsored events and syndicated promotion.
• Will assist promotion teams in the writing/producing of news, weather and sports promotion when necessary.
Experience Requirements:
• Prefer two years of experience as a multi-media Writer/Producer
• Prefer two years of experience shooting, lighting and non-linear editing.
• Demonstrated proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite, specifically Premiere Pro, After Effects and Photoshop.
Qualifications Requirements:
• Work well under extreme deadlines and be a self-starter
• Excellent internal and external communicator
• Must be able to shoot and edit all assigned projects
• Graphic design skills are preferred
• Strong writing skills
• Ability to work a flexible schedule, including some weekends
Education:
• High School diploma
• Bachelor’s Degree or some college preferred
• Relevant work experience in lieu of college is acceptable
• Military experience will be considered
Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply. EOE 1/17/2019

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Job Title: Production Assistant (Part-Time)
Station: KFSM/KXNW-TV
Location: Fayetteville/Ft Smith

The primary focus of the production assistant is to assist with the production of live news broadcasts and commercial and promotional projects by operating equipment such as audio consoles, studio cameras, location cameras and editing equipment.
Minimum Knowledge Skills & Abilities:
Must be physically able to reach and manipulate all operating controls on the technical equipment. Ability to make decisions and react quickly in order to respond to last minute program changes and equipment malfunctions. Experience in operating editing equipment and audio during newscasts. Knowledge of lighting techniques. Know-how to frame camera shots. Must possess a valid State Driver’s License (or be able to get one).
Must be willing to submit to a background check and have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.
Core Job Functions:
• Operates the studio cameras during live news broadcasts.
• Controls teleprompter.
• Prepares studio for live and recorded news segments.
• Maintains studio lighting grid.
• Reports malfunctioning studio equipment to engineering.
• Performs other duties as assigned.
Secondary Job Duties:
• Operates the audio console during live news broadcasts.
• Operates audio console during the recording of station produced local programming.
• Sets-up and records field production by operating cameras, lighting and audio equipment for commercial and promotional projects.
• Edit commercial and promotional segments using Final Cut Pro.
• Assist with other control room and on location duties as assigned.
For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com. KFSM-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 1/3/2019

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Job Title: Master Control Operator
Station: KHBS/KHOG-TV
Location: Fort Smith/Fayetteville

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. Monitor the on air streams for KHBS, KHOG, MeTV, and The Arkansas CW television channels. Tune in satellite and microwave feeds. Ingest commercials into automation system. Monitor transmitters and fill out FCC logs.
Experience Requirements:
• Must have computer and software experience.
• Prior exposure to television station operations and newscast production a plus.
• Related military experience will be considered.
Qualifications Requirements:
• Computer literacy is mandatory.
• Attention to details is imperative.
• Applicant must be able to multi-task
• Must be a team player with strong interpersonal skills
• Operational knowledge and experience with master control activities and functions
• Knowledge of VizRT graphics a plus
• Ability to learn specialized software applications
• Aptitude for operating electronic equipment for broadcast and production requirements.
Education:
• Technical school or completion of college level technical courses a plus.
• Military training and experience in related field will be considered.
Contact:
Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply. EOE. 12/18/21018

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Job Title: Sports Reporter
Station: KNWA TV
Location: Fayetteville

KNWA-TV/KFTA-TV, an NBC and Fox affiliate, is looking for a dynamic and multi-talented Sports Reporter to join our Pig Trail Nation team! This sports journalist would focus on telling the stories of Arkansas’ beloved Razorbacks and some of the best high school sports programs in the state.
Experience:
This sports journalist would focus on telling the stories of Arkansas’ beloved Razorbacks and some of the best high school sports programs in the state. The ideal candidate is a passionate, experienced on-air talent with a knack for live reports. We're looking for a polished on-air presence. It's critical you understand creative sports storytelling – not just X’s and O’s – but strong character development. You also need excellent shooting and editing skills, as well as some serious social media chops. If you think you have what it takes – send your resume and reel immediately to News Director Lisa Brence at lbrence@knwa.com.
Requirements:
Bachelor's Degree in Journalism
KNWA-TV/KFTA-TV is an equal opportunity employer.
Apply online at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com. 12/18/2018

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Job Title: Weekend Anchor
Station: KNWA TV
Location: Fayetteville

KNWA-TV/KFTA-TV, NBC and FOX affiliates in Northwest Arkansas, are looking for an experienced and driven Weekend Anchor to join our team! The Weekend Anchor is tasked with anchoring and producing the weekend newscasts, and is an MMJ Reporter during the week. The Weekend Anchor may also fill in for main anchoring talent during the week. We need an anchor with great writing and producing skills, a knack for showcasing content and attention to detail, and a strong sense of urgency. The right candidate understands local news, can enterprise stories, and enjoys the hectic pace of a newsroom. Above all, we're looking for someone with an optimistic outlook and a winning attitude to lead our weekend team! If interested, email resume and reel to News Director Lisa Brence at lbrence@knwa.com. 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.
Requirements & Skills:
• 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.
• Superior on-air presence.
• Excellent news judgment with an expansive knowledge of local and national current events, history, newsmakers and issues.
• Experience guiding, directing and motivating others.
• 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.
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
• Ability to effectively listen to fully understand problems and communicate with a team to shape a solution.
• Valid driver’s license with a good driving record.
• Flexibility to work any shift.
Apply online at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com. EOE. 12/18/2018

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

THV11, a TEGNA property in Little Rock Arkansas is seeking a Multi Media Account Executive responsible for developing new and incremental revenue, focused on delivering results for our customers. You will be responsible for developing new advertising accounts as well as managing existing ones. This position offers a great opportunity to grow your income through a rewarding commission structure. The position works closely with an Account Manager and other team members to execute advertising strategies and drive revenue. Requirements: • 1-2 years business to business sales experience preferred • Ability to think and lead strategically • Proven problem solver • Effective driver of integrated revenue (Television plus Digital) • Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills To apply: http://www.jobs.net/j/JzAIfnsa?idpartenaire=10101. EOE. 12/18/2018

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

Raycom Media’s ABC/NBC/CW affiliate in Jonesboro, Arkansas, has an immediate opening for a full-time MMJ/Producer. The ideal candidate will have strong writing skills for both on-air and online broadcast and have a good on-air presence. We are looking for someone who knows how to take charge of a plan, can incorporate strategic planning into the daily newscast and motivate others to execute the vision. Candidate must also excel at making connections and researching information to develop strong story ideas. We are seeking someone who has a great work ethic, enjoys storytelling, and is a strong writer for our on-air/online product and social media sites. Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field required. Must be able to work well under strict deadlines, and under pressure. Driver's license and clean driving record is required, and final candidate will be asked to submit to a drug screen. Qualified applicants, apply online and attach your resume and links to your work at https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/9568/mmj-producer/job. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V 12/18/2018

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

THV 11, the CBS affiliate in Little Rock, AR has an exciting opportunity for an experienced 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 Master Control log and Crispin playlist to make sure all elements are correct and ready for air. Experience: 5 Year(s) Requirements: • Knowledge of Sony ELC Control Room Automation and Sony production switchers is a big plus. • Experience with ENPS, BitCentral Precis and Miranda Vertigo also a plus. • 5 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. Apply Online URL: http://www.jobs.net/j/JsklQaED. EOE. 12/17/2018

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Job Title: Master Control Operator
Station: KARK-TV
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. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: • Updates and maintains signal control systems. • Maintains programming logs as required by station management. • Segments content and clips to the server and then trims and modifies it. • Prints traffic logs and appends logs to the data management system. • Monitors strength, clarity and reliability of incoming and outgoing signals and adjusts equipment as necessary to maintain quality broadcasts. • Selects sources from which programming will be received, or through which programming will be transmitted. • Reports equipment problems and ensures that repairs are made, and makes emergency repairs to equipment when necessary and possible. • Ensures the station’s compliance with Emergency Alert System requirements. • Performs other duties as assigned. 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. Minimum three years’ experience with digital electronics systems in a television broadcasting environment. (More or less depending on market size.) Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment. Strong PC/MS Office experience. Experience with digital transmitters and other broadcast-related equipment. Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously. Apply online at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com. EOE. 12-14-18

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Job Title: Part-Time Production Assistant
Station: KARK TV
Location: Little Rock

The Production Assistant is responsible for operating television cameras to record scenes for live and recorded broadcasts. 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. Minimum one year’s experience with camera operation in a television broadcasting environment. (More or less depending on market size.) Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment. Strong PC/MS Office experience. Experience with other broadcast-related equipment. Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously. Apply online at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com. EOE. 12/14/2018

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Station: KHBS/KHOG-TV
Location: Fort Smith/Fayetteville

KHBS/KHOG TV has an opening for a part time evening production Studio Camera Operator who is a self-motivated, detail oriented, organized multi-tasking team player with strong interpersonal skills that works well under pressure. Ideal candidate will have working knowledge of broadcast production operations. Experience Requirements: • Experience operating professional video cameras in live production. • Experience using Windows-based computer software. • Equivalent military experience will be considered. Qualifications Requirements: • Knowledge of robotic camera operation and audio is highly desirable. • Ability to rapidly respond properly to issues that unexpectedly arise on air is necessary. • Knowledge of studio lighting. • Ability to climb ladders up to 15 feet and the ability to lift 25 pounds. • Can work flexible hours and shifts including holidays and weekends. • Must be an effective communicator and team-worker, able to work cooperatively with others, sometimes in stressful situations. • Ability to follow instructions quickly and accurately, with attention to detail. • Ability to work from a standing position for a 2-3 hour period. Education: • College graduates with a communications degree preferred • Technical school or completion of college level technical courses a plus. • Military training and experience will be considered. Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply. EOE 12/14/2018

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Job Title: AM Production Assistant
Station: KARK-TV
Location: Little Rock

The Production Assistant is responsible for operating television cameras to record scenes for live and recorded broadcasts. 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. Minimum one year’s experience with camera operation in a television broadcasting environment. (More or less depending on market size.) Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment. Strong PC/MS Office experience. Experience with other broadcast-related equipment. Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously. Apply online at www.nexstar.tv. EOE. 12/7/2018

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Job Title: Account Executive
Station: KARK-TV
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. 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. • Minimum one year’s experience in sales, preferably in the media field. • Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record and reliable • transportation. • Experience achieving long-range objectives and implementing the strategies and • actions to achieve them. • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other • office equipment. To apply: Please apply online at www.nexstar.tv

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Job Title: Executive Producer
Station: KHBS/KHOG
Location: Fort Smith/Fayetteville

KHBS/KHOG TV is looking for an Executive Producer who can oversee fast-paced newscasts in an even faster –paced news market. We need a driven, organized leader who can articulate a vision for their shows and lead a team towards the vision. The right candidate will be a leader who can develop multi-platform content that succeeds on air, on mobile, and on social media. Responsibilities include the ability to manage, coach, and motivate a team of producers, reporters, anchors, and photojournalists who are committed to excellence. The Executive Producer is responsible for the overall content of assigned newscasts, manages all aspects of breaking news, and social engagement. The right candidate must be a pro when it comes to effective communication and decision making under daily deadline pressure. You must have proven ability in making decisions based on strong ethics, a solid producing background, and a desire to win. You must be able to research, pitch, and gather enterprise news stories, as well. The Executive Producer will work on recruiting producers and work closely with the News Director to implement winning strategies for each newscast. The ideal candidate can handle Breaking News when it comes and, when it doesn’t, can still oversee a compelling product that delivers interesting and relevant content to our viewers. Overseeing the product is only one facet of the job. You must also be a coach and a leader with the communications skills to make those you supervise better. Experience Requirements: • Minimum of three years producing experience. • Should have demonstrated experience in writing and be able to think visually. Qualifications Requirements: • Have a strong sense of audience desires • Possess outstanding communication skills. • Ability to multi-task and coordinate several crews and responsibilities simultaneously. • An ability to summarize information into easy-to-understand components • Creative presentation style, and ability to showcase all resources and elements • Unwavering journalistic integrity and ethical standards • Use of Adobe Premier editing system is a plus Education: • College degree in broadcast journalism, broadcast news or related field. • Military training and experience will be considered. Apply Online URL: https://hearst.referrals.selectminds.com/television/jobs/executive-producer-4548. EOE. 11/27/2018

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Job Title: News Producer
Station: KTHV TV
Location: Little Rock

KTHV, a TEGNA owned company, is looking for a Producer who can craft engaging and interesting newscasts with creative writing, story choice and showcasing. THV11 Producers use social listening to find stories important to our community and expand upon them in their newscasts. They must be able to multi-task and be in tune with the community where we live. The ideal candidates are team players, creative problem solvers with strong journalistic judgment, detail skills and an ability to think creatively. Our Producers must be able to skillfully use social media and digital tools to research, discover and distribute content. In this role, you will: • Create unique newscasts that are engaging on air and online • Write in an exciting, accurate and creative way • Use the latest editing and photography tools to tell great stories • Develop original content through social listening and digital analytics • Research facts and credibility • Enterprise news stories. • Use creative production techniques like graphics, editing and new forms of media to enhance stories. • Lead and inspire a team to work together for a great newscast • Coach on-air talent to be exciting and engaging. • Perform other tasks as required by supervisor or executive producer. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace. JOB REQUIREMENTS • Degree in journalism, communications or related field • Skills in producing engaging, content-driven newscasts and digital content • Strong social media skills to deliver content and listen for ideas • Knowledge of ENPS, Edius and Axis graphics a plus • Organizational skills and the ability to work under time pressure deadlines • Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events Apply Online: http://www.jobs.net/j/JuEwpuPk. 11/20/2018

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Job Title: Reporter
Station: KHBS/KHOG
Location: Fort Smith/Fayetteville

Details: KHBS/KHOG TV, the Hearst-owned ABC/CW duopoly in Fayetteville/Fort Smith, AR is looking for a strong, take-charge reporter who hits the ground running every day. The successful candidate is aggressive, thrives on breaking news and is highly competitive. We value strong enterprise reporting and we are looking for someone who finds the stories that lead newscasts. The KHBS News Team sets a high bar for excellent journalism. Must be able to enterprise exclusives, tell compelling stories, and execute energetic live shots. Job Responsibilities: • Generates strong story ideas every day that can lead newscasts. • Collaborates with news managers and producers to develop stories that go beyond surface details that accentuate unique enterprise angles and have exclusive content. • Develops a network of sources who provide tips, early access to information and allow the reporter to break stories of significance. • Successfully juggles the needs of both TV and digital newsgathering. • Will contribute pictures, video and text updates to mobile platforms consistently throughout the day. • Can juggle multiple stories and projects at once, demonstrates exceptional time-management skills by meeting all deadlines under extraordinary pressure. • Able to stay on top of local, national and international news on all platforms and consider local impact. • Unwavering journalistic integrity and ethical standards. Qualifications Requirements: • Strong writing and storytelling skills. • Exceptional live reporting skills. • Ability to work under very tight deadlines. • Must be able to work all shifts, including overnights and weekends. Experience Requirements: • Previous reporting experience preferred. • Demonstrated ability to enterprise and uncover. • Strong social media skills. Education: • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent proven work experience. • Related military experience will be considered. Contact: Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply. EOE 11/14/2018

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

KHBS/KHOG is seeking a Digital Client Services Coordinator in our Rogers, AR office to support our clients’ digital advertising campaigns. This person will play a vital role in the planning, execution and delivery of digital marketing campaigns for KHBS/KHOG clients. They are responsible for directly planning and implementing strategic marketing programs using KHBS/KHOG’s digital products while developing their knowledge and skill set of digital and technology marketing. This position will work closely with teams who touch both the sales side of the business and the operational side of the business running the end to end process of managing a digital marketing campaign. Qualifications Requirements: • Strong command of digital marketing and understanding of its unique role amongst overall marketing landscape • Exceptional client service skills and abilities • Strategic thinker: ability to craft marketing strategy based on internal and external data and insights • Polished and persuasive communication skills (interpersonal, presentation, written and oral) • Understanding of role of media in overall marketing mix • Excellent analytical skills and a demonstrated ability to perform complex analyses • Self-motivated, deadline-driven, ability to support multiple projects at a time • Must be extremely detail oriented • Strong working knowledge of PowerPoint and Excel (in addition to proficiency in standard MS Office programs.) Experience: • 3 years of experience in online media, interactive, digital, or other relevant advertising within agency, brand or publisher. • Experience and comfort with desktop, mobile, video, and programmatic media. • Experience and comfort with quantitative analysis of online marketing results – solid understanding of CPL, CPC and CPM • Military training and experience will be considered Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply. EOE 11/7/2018

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Job Title: MMJ/Reporter
Station: KFSM/KXNW-TV
Location: Fayetteville

KFSM, KXNW-TV, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for an MMJ to work in our Fayetteville location. The MMJ must have an engaging on-air personality and the ability to make the audience feel, learn and want to come back for more. This position will contribute to the content gathering of information for 5NEWS, the station websites and social media. Experience: • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required • 1+ years MMJ experience • Demonstrated ability to deliver compelling and promotable stories • Strong organizational skills • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment • Excellent verbal and written communication skills • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays • Must be willing to submit to a background check • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States Requirements: • Establish and maintain relationships/sources in the community. Develop Story ideas a pitch unique stories that will get results and drive ratings. They have full discretion on this. • Shoot, edit, write and produce news stories including vo’s, vo/sot’s, packages and live shots. Cover breaking news with a sense of urgency. There is feedback and approval from managers along the way. • Produce content for Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites. They have full discretion on this. • Perform other duties as assigned For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com. EOE. 11/6/2018