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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: Broadcast Production Specialist
Station: ASU
Location: Jonesboro

The Broadcast Production Specialist is responsible for operating recording equipment for studio productions, editing and duplicating audio and video recordings, and repairing broadcast equipment. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/institution policy.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
Knowledge of Federal Communication Commission (FCC) rules and regulations relating to broadcasting, broadcast station operations and procedures, video production and editing and splicing techniques and procedures, and the operation and maintenance requirements of broadcast equipment
Ability to maintain and repair broadcast transmission equipment and maintain logs and tape files
Skill in the use of tools and test equipment used in broadcast transmission and studio equipment maintenance General Days/Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Additional hours as requested and/or needed, including weekends
Regular and reliable attendance
Please note: all position postings close at 12:00 A.M. CST on the position closing date Minimum Qualifications:
The formal education equivalent of a High School Diploma
Two (2) years of specialized training in electronics technology, broadcast production, or related field
Three (3) years of experience in the operation and repair of broadcast equipment or related area
Other job related education and/or experience may be substituted for all or parts of these basic requirements, except for certification or licensure requirements, upon approval of the qualifications review committee
The closing date for this position is April 6. To apply please use the following:
https://cho.tbe.taleo.net/cho01/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=ARKASTAT2&cws=40&rid=25242. EOE. 3/25/2020

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Job Title: Part-Time Associate News Producer
Station: Nexstar TV
Location: Little Rock

The Associate News Producer writes stories, edits video, assists anchors, reporters and producers in newscast production, and provides content to station websites.
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
• Candidate must be engaged in social media and have a strong presence
• 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: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar. EOE. 3/24/2020

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

The Associate News Producer writes stories, edits video, assists anchors, reporters and producers in newscast production, and provides content to station websites.
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
• Candidate must be engaged in social media and have a strong presence
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
• Ability to meet deadlin
es, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
• Flexibility to work any shift
Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar. EOE. 3/24/2020

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

KARK and KLRT, the NBC and Fox affiliates in Little Rock, Arkansas, are looking for the next investigative reporter to join Arkansas’ Leader in Multi-platform News and Entertainment. We’re looking for someone willing to invest the time to dig deeper and find stories no one else will. The investigative reporter will be asked to contribute content on a regular basis that is relevant and relatable to our viewers. In addition to being smart as heck, the investigative reporter needs to be an accomplished storyteller who can build stories around strong characters. This position has a track record of prompting legislation, changing laws, and bringing home awards. No pressure.
KARK and KLRT are looking for someone who welcomes the opportunity to drop everything and provide a unique angle to our breaking news coverage. Candidates must be engaged in social media and be able to embrace it as part of their daily routine.
Above all, KARK and KLRT are looking for someone with an optimistic outlook and a winning attitude. No beginners please. The Investigative Reporter collects, analyzes and presents facts about newsworthy events by interview, investigation or observation for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers.
Requirements & 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 three years’ experience in news reporting.
• 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://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar. EOE. 3/17/2020

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Job Title: 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:
• 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.
Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar. EOE. 3/11/2020

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

KARK4 and FOX16 in Little Rock, AR are looking for Account Executives to join our team! We are looking for passionate, motivated, goal-oriented individuals with positive work ethic and the desire to WIN and EXCEL to start now! This is a fast-paced highly competitive sales environment with unlimited income potential. We offer a unique opportunity if you are looking for a challenging environment, tools, and resources to help you succeed, seasoned leadership and the chance to maximize your full potential as a sales leader.
Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising or Mass Communications, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
• Experience in outside (B2B) Sales strongly preferred
• Strong sales insight and proficiency in all phases of the sales cycle, proactive outbound phone sales and new account development
• Ability to grow and maintain a consistent and robust sales funnel
• Ability to perform independently in a fast-paced, hyper-competitive sales environment
• Implements strategies to consistently grow revenue and exceed revenue goals
• Excellent interpersonal skills; positive, outgoing, sociable, and charismatic – you pride yourself on being able to strike up a conversation with anyone
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
• Develops advertising schedules with clients and station personnel responsible for placing advertising into station media
• Works with clients and station personnel to develop advertisements
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines, and other office equipment
• Sales experience preferred, but not required
• Fluency in English
• Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record and reliable transportation
• Performs other duties as assigned Contact:
Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar. EOE. 3/11/2020

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Job Title: Digital Multimedia Journalist Reporter
Station: KARK-TV

Location: Little Rock

KARK4 and FOX16 in Little Rock, AR are looking for Account Executives to join our team! We are looking for passionate, motivated, goal-oriented individuals with positive work ethic and the desire to WIN and EXCEL to start now! This is a fast-paced highly competitive sales environment with unlimited income potential. We offer a unique opportunity if you are looking for a challenging environment, tools, and resources to help you succeed, seasoned leadership and the chance to maximize your full potential as a sales leader.
Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising or Mass Communications, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
• Experience in outside (B2B) Sales strongly preferred
• Strong sales insight and proficiency in all phases of the sales cycle, proactive outbound phone sales and new account development
• Ability to grow and maintain a consistent and robust sales funnel
• Ability to perform independently in a fast-paced, hyper-competitive sales environment
• Implements strategies to consistently grow revenue and exceed revenue goals
• Excellent interpersonal skills; positive, outgoing, sociable, and charismatic – you pride yourself on being able to strike up a conversation with anyone
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
• Develops advertising schedules with clients and station personnel responsible for placing advertising into station media
• Works with clients and station personnel to develop advertisements
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines, and other office equipment
• Sales experience preferred, but not required
• Fluency in English
• Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record and reliable transportation
• Performs other duties as assigned
Contact:
Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar. EOE. 3/11/2020

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

5NEWS is looking for a Meteorologist to join the #1 weather team in the market.
From our new state-of-the-art studio in NW Arkansas, you'll deliver weathercasts, tell weather stories, and host/co host our franchise Adventure Arkansas. To do this, you need to know how to creatively shoot, write, edit stories that are weather, science, or outdoor related. Additionally, the right candidate will be digital savvy and responsible for contributing daily content to weather blogs, pushes, live-streams, as well as all social platforms. This person will be an integral part of severe weather coverage and must be capable of sustaining long-form continuous coverage for severe weather events & winter storms for hours at a time; or in some cases days.
REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor Degree in either meteorology, atmospheric science, or geosciences.
Strong background in weather forecasting & radar analysis.
Experience with GR Analyst and WSI Max.
Must know the basics of shooing video, sequencing, interviews writing to video etc.
Must understand video editing, storytelling & the news-gathering process.
Apply Online URL: http://www.jobs.net/j/JjzBKfth. EOE. 3/5/2020

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Job Title: (2) Producer Openings
Station: KFSM-TV
Location: Fort Smith/Fayetteville

5NEWS has an immediate opening for Multi-Media
News Producers in our brand new newsroom in Northwest Arkansas.
A news producer is a great writer, a creative thinker and avid news consumer. We're looking for a storyteller who can create interesting content for our audience on TV and online.
REQUIREMENTS
• Producers plan content, write stories, build graphics and are responsible for the creative execution of all elements of the newscast.
• Producers are expected to brainstorm and use production techniques, graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to visually enhance the show.
• Producers regularly write stories for 5NEWSonline.com including attaching images and streaming video.
• Producers take on special projects as assigned.
• Producers must have non-linear editing skills.
Apply Online URL: http://www.jobs.net/j/JmQePvAL. EOE. 3/5/2020

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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 detail oriented and be able to work independently in a fast-paced work culture. The Local Sales Assistant position is vital in helping KAIT local partners grow. Be a part of a successful team that strives to exceed customer expectations.
Requirements:
• Strong written/verbal communication skills
• Strong knowledge of MS office skill (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 3/4/2020

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

5NEWS, which is broadcast on KFSM-TV, is looking for a motivated, competitive, hard-working Full-Time News Photographer/Editor to join our team and work out of our Johnson, AR Newsroom. 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 videography and non-linear editing is a must. Photographers shoot with Sony PXW-X320 cameras and edit video with Grass Valley Edius.
Requirements:
Must have the ability to shoot video/audio in all kinds of environments and edit under deadline pressure. Ability to opera
te ENG Microwave equipment, drive a variety of vehicles and set up tripods, lighting equipment, etc. Knowledge of how cameras and accessories operate to troubleshoot and perform minor repairs and maintenance in field, if necessary. Exercise car maintenance (oil changes, cleanliness, etc.) Must possess a valid State Driver's License (or be able to get one) with a clean driving record. Must be willing to submit to a background check and pre-employment drug screening. Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.
Apply Online URL: http://www.jobs.net/j/JYTQnaFY. EOE. 3/2/2020

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Job Title: Meterologist
Station: KHBS/KHOG-TV
Location: Fort Smith/Fayetteville

KHBS/KHOG TV has an opening for a high-energy, highly-skilled weekend meteorologist who will report three days per week. We are looking for a meteorologist/reporter who knows the science, but can tell a relatable weather story, as well as a non weather-related story. Our next meteorologist will be an accurate forecaster, keep our viewers and employees safe, convey appropriate tone, summarize complicated information, and stay cool under pressure.
Experience Requirements:
• Previous on-air experience preferred.
Qualifications Requirements:
• In-depth knowledge of weather science and forecasting
• Proven on-air experience in handling breaking news and severe weather coverage
• Dynamic on-air presence with a convers
ational weather presentation
• Knowledgeable about how to interpret and translate high powered radar data
• Proficient in using weather graphics and technology
• Excellent forecasting and on-air skills
• Strong organizational skills
• Ability to tell a compelling weather story
• Ability to use common television weather systems
• Radar experience preferred
• Ability to do live field reporting on weather and other topics
Education:
• Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Meteorology or related field
• CBM and/or AMS seal preferred
• Military training and experience will be considered
Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply. EOE. 2/28/2020

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Job Title: Newscast Director

Station: KATV-TV
Location: Little Rock

KATV is looking for a Director for our Top Rated Newscasts.
Requirements:
• Experience Directing and TDing newscasts
• Knowledge of production standards and equipment
• Full working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
• Ability to clearly give direction to crew while under pressure
• Typing and good spelling skills necessary
• Ability to read and write, college degree preferred
• Must be able to lift & position 40 pound lighting instruments
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace! Apply Online URL:
https://edyy.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites//job/1885. 2/25/2020

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Job Title: Associate Producer (Part-Time)
Station: KAIT-TV
Location: Jonesboro

KAIT-TV, Gray Television's ABC/NBC/CW affiliate in Jonesboro, Arkansas, has an immediate opening for a part-time Associate Producer/News Content Specialist. Candidate must be a self-starter, able to work under tight deadlines, have the ability to learn how to operate various news broadcast equipment, and embrace a newsroom culture that blends news content gathering with production operation. Must demonstrate proficiency in reading, writing news/web content, editing video, production/journalism principles, and perform traditional production assistant duties (Chyron, audio, studio camera, and teleprompter.) This is an exciting position with great potential for upward mobility. Flexible schedule required. Pre-employment drug screen and MVR check required.
Requirements: College degree preferred.
Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings and attach resume. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V. 2/24/2020

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Job Title: Creative Services Assistant
Station: KARK-TV
Location: Little Rock

The Creative Services Assistant is responsible for sending paid commercials to master control and overseeing all closed captioning of local programs and paid programs and assisting with other department needs as necessary. This is an entry level position.
Work experience and education required for position:
1. Some college or related experience in broadcasting is a plus.
2. Fluency in English.
3. Good communication/grammar skills.
4. Experience with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
5. Experience with in non-linear editing, Adobe Premiere Pro a plus.
6. Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar. EOE. 2/24/2020

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Job Title: Digital Media Assistant/Graphic Designer
Station: KARK-TV
Location: Little Rock

KARK in Little Rock is seeking a Digital Media Specialist to join our digital team that is highly self-motivated, creative, energetic, and deeply knowledgeable about the latest digital based technologies and trends. This is a challenging job that offers the right person an opportunity to be a part of one of the nation’s top television and digital broadcasting companies.
Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Graphic Design or related field is preferred.
• Experience developing websites, mobile applications.
• Understanding of HTML, HTML5, CSS, CSS3, JavaScript (and popular frameworks), Analytics Management - Google Analytics, FTP and Content Management Systems.
• Understanding of Meta Tags, Digital Display, Rich Media Advertising, Email Marketing and Google AdWords.
• Experience with Photoshop or related graphics programs.
• Analytical and critical thinking skills, as well as strong attention to detail.
• Good interpersonal skills and written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to prioritize multiple tasks effectively.
NOTE: This position may require working night, weekend and holiday shifts. Please do not apply if you’re not able or willing to fulfill this requirement.
Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar. EOE. 2/24/2020

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

5NEWS is looking for a Weekend Anchor/Reporter.
We're looking for a storyteller who can help grow our audience on-air and online. The right candidate must have a passion for telling good stories and aggressively creating compelling content. You must enterprise significant local news stories and be able to write for broadcast and digital platforms. We're looking for a leader who will help plan and execute winning weekend news coverage on-air and online.
Requirements:
A minimum of two years' experience anchoring/reporting for a commercial television news operation. An above-average, demonstrable knowledge of television newscast production techniques and television news writing.
A four-year college degree in liberal arts, journalism or related field.
Contact: http://www.jobs.net/j/JkmtUwQz. EOE. 2/24/2020

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

KHBS/KHOG-TV has an opening for a highly skilled, ambitious, hardworking Associate Producer to work in our newsroom. The qualified candidate will assist producers in all aspects of producing a newscast. This will include writing stories, creating graphics, researching information and using video. Associate Producers also assist in making phone calls to gather information about stories. In addition to writing for our broadcasts, our associate producers are also assigned to write/post stories daily to our website and social media sites. The ideal candidate will have strong organizational, writing and tape editing skills. This is a wonderful opportunity for someone looking to get his or her foot in the door and get started in a career in journalism.
Qualifications Requirements:
· Familiarity with social media.
· Strong written and verbal communication skills.
· Ability to remain calm under pressure.
· Ability to work on deadlines.
· Ability to work in a team environment.
· Knowledge of ENPS are pluses.
Education:
• Bachelor’s Degree required with an emphasis in communications or journalism or equivalent military training from Defense Information School (DINFOS) preferred.
Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply. EOE. 2/24/2020

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

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.
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. 2/24/2020

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Job Title: News Producer
Station: KATV-TV
Location: Little Rock

KATV has an immediate opening for a creative News Producer! In this role, you will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our newscasts. This position will also work closely with the Executive Producer, Director, Assignment Desk and Anchors on the newscast and its content. In this position you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories and develop content for our web site.
Experience:
• Must have at least some previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station, although the right entry-level candidate may be considered
• A journalism degree is preferred
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Apply Online URL:
https://edyy.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/ /job/1698. 2/13/2020

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

KATV is looking for a take-charge General Assignment Reporter to help us continue to grow and empower our audiences! We are seeking a motivated, energetic, creative, and aggressive reporter who can think and perform outside the box. The ideal candidate should be able to develop story ideas and gather information for newscasts, have sound writing skills, a gr
eat work ethic, and a can-do attitude. The best person for this job will have excellent live shot skills and thrives on breaking stories.
Requirements:
• Proven knowledge and experience working with current media creation tools and contemporary newsroom systems
• Excel in storytelling across multiple platforms
• Strong writing and copy-editing skills are a must
• 2 years of experience as a Reporter
• Must be able to work well under pressure to meet strict deadlines
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Apply Online URL:
https://edyy.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/ /job/1699. 2/13/2020

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Job Title: Traffic Coordinator
Station: KFSM-TV
Location: Fort Smith/Fayetteville

Reporting to the TCO, the Traffic Coordinator, is responsible for coordinating and maintaining the daily process of commercial attachments with precision for TEGNAs KFSM station based in Fayetteville, AR.
REQUIREMENTS
• Meeting a strict deadline to ensure daily logs contain correct commercial copy information.
• Matching with accuracy commercial instructions from clients with sales orders within the traffic system. This includes communicating in a timely manner with internal stakeholders and external clients if clarification for accuracy is needed during in the process.
• Assigning correct house numbers to commercials.
• Actively managing the commercial material database, including the purging of outdated commercials on a regular basis.
• Ensuring the download of all logs into the Master Control automation system daily, hitting deadlines.
• Managing barter spot commercials and any shifts due to programming.
• Assist the TCO with any projects or tasks needed in the traffic department. Cross train where appropriate.
• Communicate effectively and timely with station copy stakeholders including sales, master control, promotion and finance.
Apply Online URL: http://www.jobs.net/j/JKIzumJj. EOE. 2/10/2020

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Job Title: Account Executive
Station: Jonesboro Radio Grouup
Location: Jonesboro

Jonesboro Radio Group has a rare opening for an experienced advertising account executive. This would be a perfect opportunity for a smaller-market sales superstar -- a dynamic, top-notch seller who believes in exceptional customer service, accountability and professionalism at all times. At Saga-Jonesboro we’re in the enviable position of having more business than we can handle, so we need someone who can be a local direct advertising sales superstar with the ability to multi-task. You’ll be busier than you’ve ever been, but will work for the best company in all of radio, in a tremendous facility in a city where the economy is booming. The income potential is practically limitless, selling six great radio stations and websites plus email and texting platforms. GM Trey Stafford and GSM Christie Matthews would love to talk to you about this opportunity. Please send your materials including cover letter and references to success@jradiogroup.com. Jonesboro Radio Group is an equal opportunity employer. 2/7/20

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Job Title: Underwriting Coordinator
Station: KLRE/KUAR
Location: Little Rock

The University of Arkansas seeks applications for the position of Underwriting Coordinator / P99853. The KLRE/KUAR Underwriting Coordinator (UC) coordinates underwriting for UA Little Rock Public Radio in accordance with defined revenue goals and strategic planning, and in compliance with FCC regulations, state and university policy, and the Public Media Code of Integrity; identifies, cultivates and secures contributions from organizational supporters, and secures goods and services through trade agreements; negotiates and coordinates contracts and agreements pertaining to underwriting, marketing and events; and, works with the underwriting coordinator and any part time employees, students, interns and volunteers who work on underwriting and marketing for KLRE/KUAR. KLRE/KUAR is a listener-supported public service department at The University of Arkansas at Little Rock, housed within the College of Social Sciences and Communication (CSSC). The CSSC brings together faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends to pursue one common mission: to apply theory and research to drive social change and inspire human expression, reflection and interconnection. KLRE/KUAR seeks to deepen insight into the human experience, empower decision-making and enrich the lives of those we serve through quality news and cultural programs. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/institution policy. Required Qualifications: An earned bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in sales, marketing, broadcast media, or a related field; two years of progressive experience in sales, development, or a related field. Preferred Qualifications: Experience in broadcast and/or digital ad sales; web content management experience; social media management experience. 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, financial and sex registry 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 disclosure. Persons hired must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States. 2/5/2020

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Job Title: News Photographer
Station: KATV-TV
Location: Little Rock

KATV is looking for a creative and dedicated full-time News Photographer / Editor! We are seeking someone who can see beyond the lens and bring back compelling stories. The candidate should have 1 -2 years of ENG experience with a network affiliate news organization. You will cover day to day general, in-depth features and investigative assignments. We are shooting full high definition (HD) on media cards and editing on desktops and laptops. You should have strong editing skills in non-linear edit systems, possess excellent people skills, a strong work ethic, and a great attitude. A passion for story telling is absolutely essential in this position.
Experience:
• 1 - 2 years of ENG experience with a network affiliate news organization
• Experience with non-linear edit systems such as Adobe Premiere or Final Cut Pro is required; familiarity with AVID Newscutter/Media Composer is a plus
When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. If you do not have a web link, please apply online and then send a non-returnable DVD of your work to KATV, P.O. Box 77, Little Rock, AR 72203. No phone calls or emails, please.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace! 2/5/2020

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

KAIT-TV, Gray Television’s ABC/NBC/CW affiliate in Jonesboro, Arkansas, has an immediate opening for a Reporter/MMJ. 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.
Requirements: College degree required. Qualified applicants please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V. 2/5/2020

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Job Title: Reporter/ Print, Digital and Broadcast
Station: EAB
Location: Jonesboro

Reporters for print, digital and radio broadcast news. Positions would be responsible for news coverage for the Grand Prairie Area in South Central Arkansas. Send resumes to Scott Siler - scottsiler@eabjonesboro.com. EAB Stuttgart is a six station radio group plus the newly acquired Stuttgart Daily Leader. EAB Stuttgart is also part of East Arkansas Broadcasters, a Multi Media Arkansas Company with 40 broadcast signals, an Ag Radio Network and Sports Network. EOE. 2/5/2020

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

KFSM-TV 5NEWS, is looking for a motivated, competitive and hard-working Full-Time News Photographer to join our team and work out of our new Johnson newsroom. 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 videography and non-linear editing is a must. Photographers shoot with Sony PXW-X320 cameras and edit video with Final Cut Pro X.
Qualifications
Must have the ability to shoot video/audio in all kinds of environments and edit under deadline pressure. Ability to operate ENG Microwave equipment, drive a variety of vehicles and set up tripods, lighting equipment, etc. Knowledge of how cameras and accessories operate to troubleshoot and perform minor repairs and maintenance in field, if necessary. Exercise car maintenance (oil changes, cleanliness, etc.)
Education Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcast/Television/Journalism preferred or equivalent Television work experience.
Apply Online URL: http://www.jobs.net/j/JrnhVUeo. EOE. 1/28/2020

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Job Title: Morning News Reporter
Station: KATV-TV
Location: Little Rock

KATV, in Little Rock, AR, is looking for an experienced reporter for our weekday morning show. If you are a morning person with a great personality and strong storytelling skills, then this is a great opportunity for you! We want someone who has the energy and creativity to do compelling live shots for 2 1/2 hours of live morning news each weekday. You must be creative, a strong writer, a good communicator, possess great live skills, and have solid news judgment. You should also be able transition from light news to breaking news at any given time. Our morning reporters are also expected to turn packages for later newscasts and provide daily social media content. You will be required to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet and social networks, along with performing other duties as assigned by the news managers. The successful candidate will also be able to fill in anchor when needed.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
While applying online, please include a link to your online demo reel.
Requirements and Qualifications:
• Previous reporting experience is required
• Considerable live shot experience is required
• Previous experience working in a team environment is a must
• Two years of experience as a TV News reporter at a network-affiliated TV station newsroom is required for consideration
Apply Online URL:
https://edyy.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites//job/1227. EOE. 1/28/2020

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

KATV 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 success
• 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
• 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 a plus
• Microsoft Excel, Project PowerPoint, Word, and Outlook
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Apply Online URL:
https://edyy.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites//job/1224. EOE. 1/28/2020

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

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.
Experience needed:
• At least 3 years 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
• College degree preferred
• An excellent understanding of tv and media plans, advertising marketplace, and key competition
• Strong understanding of the changing landscape of integrated marketing
• Ability to anticipate, meet and/or exceed customer needs, wants and expectations
• The ability to adapt to all situations and personality types in the sales staff and client base
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Apply Online URL:
https://edyy.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites//job/1204. EOE. 1/28/2020

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Job Title: Multi-Skilled Journalist
Station: KFSM-TV
Location: Fort Smith/Fayetteville

The Multi-Skilled Journalist will embrace KFSM’s standard of news reporting, storytelling, and investigative excellence while boldly advancing the brand across multiple platforms. Multi-Skilled Journalists create unique and shareable stories for all platforms through memorable writing, photography, and editing. MSJs are great storytellers who excel in the digital age of journalism.
REQUIREMENTS
• BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field
• Experience with photojournalism, editing, and content management systems
• Strong understanding of the tenets of professional journalism
• A portfolio with examples of strong breaking news reporting
• Ability to generate creative, engaging, content-driven live shots
• Strong social media skills, including an active news hound presence on Twitter and Facebook
• Knowledge of ENPS, Adobe Premier a plus
• Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time sensitive deadlines
• Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace. Apply Online URL: http://www.jobs.net/j/JVNJhByh. 1/27/2020

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

5NEWS has an immediate opening for a Multi-Media News Producer in our brand new newsroom in Northwest Arkansas. A news producer is a great writer, a creative thinker and avid news consumer. We're looking for a storyteller who can create interesting content for our audi
ence on TV and online.
REQUIREMENTS
A college degree is preferred. Ideally, you are already doing this job in another market.
· Producers plan content, write stories, build graphics and are responsible for the creative execution of all elements of the newscast.

· Producers are expected to brainstorm and use production techniques, graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to visually enhance the show.
· Producers regularly write stories for 5NEWSonline.com including attaching images and streaming video.
· Producers take on special projects as assigned.
· Producers must have non-linear editing skills.
Apply Online URL: http://www.jobs.net/j/JpJOaqFW. EOE. 1/24/2020

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Job Title: Master Control Operator
Station: KVTN-TV
Location: Little Rock

The Victory Television Network (VTN) seeks a full-time Master Control Operator.
Essential Job Functions
Monitoring incoming and outgoing signals from 3 VTN TV station transmitters
Monitor TV station transmitter health via remote software
Air all VTN TV programming utilizing automation software
Record, edit and upload programs from media files (FTP), satellite and DVD.
Assist engineering in identifying and troubleshooting problems in Master Control or at VTN tower/transmitter sites.
Follow emergency protocols to fix off-air or security problems
Full details at https://www.vtntv.com/about/jobs/. EOE. 1/17/2020

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Job Title: Engineering Supervisor/Asst Chief Engineer
Station: KAIT-TV
Location: Jonesboro

: KAIT, the dominant television station in the Jonesboro market has a rare opening for an Assistant Chief Engineer. The successful candidate will assist the Chief Engineer with the management and coordination of the Technology Department, and will play a vital role in the installation, maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of station technology. This is a great opportunity for a current leader or an experienced engineer looking for a management opportunity.
Qualifications:
• Formal education in and proven experience with electronics theory and troubleshooting are a must.
• Proven track record of exceptional organizational and management skills required.
• The successful candidate will be self-motivated, organized, and detail oriented.
• Have experience with and knowledge of (preferred) or willing to be trained in areas including, but not limited to:
o Digital Audio/Video/Compression theory and troubleshooting
o Basic TCP/IP networking skills
o Cable termination
o Broadcast regulatory compliance
o VHF solid state transmitter troubleshooting and maintenance
• Relevant industry certifications are not required but are a plus.
Qualified applicants apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings. MVR check and drug screen required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V 1/16/2020

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Job Title: Digital Promotions Producer
Station: Nexstar Media Group
Location: Little Rock

The Digital Promotions Producer will be a highly motivated and creative individual. This position will be responsible for producing effective on-air promotional spots, digital marketing and special projects.
Requirements and Skills:
• The ideal candidate will possess a proven passion for local journalism and how journalism supports community efforts.
• Effectively works in a fast-paced environment meeting tight deadlines.
• Experienced with strong analytics and reporting skills.
• You speak, gif and meme.
• Ability to juggle several projects simultaneously.
• Efficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud (Premiere, Photoshop, After Effects)
• An eye for detail with spelling, proper grammar, copy writing, and proofreading is a must.
• Maintain positive work environment through active team participation and cooperation with co-workers in all departments.
• Responds positively to feedback
Apply online at www.nexstar.tv.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. 1/16/2020

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Job Title: Graphic Artist
Station: KARK-TV
Location: Little Rock


KARK and KLRT, the NBC and Fox affiliates in Little Rock, Arkansas, have an immediate opportunity for a richly talented graphic artist, skilled in the creation of broadcast news graphics, broadcast and digital marketing materials, and promotional collateral. This vital role requires a multi-tasker able to simultaneously work on day-of-air deliverables for news while also managing a variety of projects, including materials for on air promotion, special projects, sales and marketing. The successful candidate will be a proven artist able to demonstrate a richly varied portfolio of creative accomplishments. This position reports directly to the director of marketing.
.Requirements & Skills:
• Bachelors' degree in Art, Design or Broadcasting (preferred)
• Three years of experience in graphic design
• Significant skills with Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop, Illustrator and After Effects
• Reel showcasing materials only of your own making (no collaborations)
• Ability to work on various projects simultaneously and collaborate with multiple departments
• Deliver finished projects on deadline
• Collaborate with multiple departments and have clear communication regarding project status
• Highly effective communications and organizational skills
Requirements:
Apply online at www.nexstar.tv. EOE. 1/13/2020

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

KARK4 and FOX16 in Little Rock, AR are looking for Account Executives to join our team! We are looking for passionate, motivated, goal-oriented individuals with positive work ethic and the desire to WIN and EXCEL to start now! This is a fast-paced highly competitive sales environment with unlimited income potential.
Experience:
• Proficiency in prospecting and aggressively seeking new clientele
• Expert in the customer’s busines
s by gaining a deep understanding of their goals, objectives, and processes as well as their external environment including key market and consumer trends
• Creative - the ability to design, create and deliver customized advertising proposals/presentations
• Present client solutions by building rapport and delivering results through TV and Digital platforms while providing excellent top-notch service
• Supply client detailed information, and guidance, qualitative research while recommending new opportunities for profit and/or service improvements
Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising or Mass Communications, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
• Experience in outside (B2B) Sales strongly preferred
• Strong sales insight and proficiency in all phases of the sales cycle, proactive outbound phone sales and new account development
• Ability to grow and maintain a consistent and robust sales funnel
• Ability to perform independently in a fast-paced, hyper-competitive sales environment
• Implements strategies to consistently grow revenue and exceed revenue goals
• Excellent interpersonal skills; positive, outgoing, sociable, and charismatic – you pride yourself on being able to strike up a conversation with anyone
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
• Develops advertising schedules with clients and station personnel responsible for placing advertising into station media
• Works with clients and station personnel to develop advertisements
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines, and other office equipment
• Sales experience preferred, but not required
• Fluency in English
• Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record and reliable transportation
• Performs other duties as assigned
Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar. Eoe. 1/10/2020

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

KATV, 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 success
• 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
• 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 a plus
• 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/. 1/10/2020

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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.
Experience:
Office background helpful.
Requirements:
Proficient in excel and computer skills.
Please email your resume to Candy Williams at
cwilliams@knwa.com. NO PHONE CALLS. Nexstar Broadcasting Group is an Equal
Opportunity Employer. Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar. 1/8/2020

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Job Title: Daybreak Reporter
Station: KATV-TV
Location: Little Rock

KATV, in Little Rock, AR, is looking for an experienced reporter for our weekday morning show. If you are a morning person with a great personality and strong storytelling skills, then this is a great opportunity for you! We want someone who has the energy and creativity to do compelling live shots for 2 1/2 hours of live morning news each weekday. You must be creative, a strong writer, a good communicator, possess great live skills, and have solid news judgment. You should also be able transition from light news to breaking news at any given time. Our morning reporters are also expected to turn packages for later newscasts and provide daily social media content. You will be required to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet and social networks, along with performing other duties as assigned by the news managers. The successful candidate will also be able to fill in anchor when needed.
Required Skills:
• Ability to shoot, write, and edit
• Produce quality active live shot
• Gather, understand and present breaking news events
Required Experience:
• Previous anchoring experience is required
• Previous experience working in a team environment is a must
• The ideal candidate should have considerable live shot experience
While completing the online application, please include a web link to your work. Web links are highly preferred. If you do not have a web link, please apply online and then send resume and non-returnable DVD to:
KATV
Attn: News Director

P.O. Box 77
Little Rock, AR 72203
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/. 1/3/2020

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Job Title: Sports Anchor
Station: KNWA/KFTA-TV
Location: Fayetteville/Ft Smith

KNWA, KARK & KFTA are looking for a dynamic and multi-talented sports anchor to join our Pig Trail Nation team! This Fayetteville-based talent will anchor coverage for the NBC and FOX affiliates in Northwest Arkansas and the NBC affiliate in Little Rock, as well as set the standard for our sports team on digital and social platforms. We’re looking for someone with significant experience in the field, at the anchor desk, on digital, and who knows how to lead. This is not an entry level position. We’re looking for someone who will be committed to the Pig Trail Nation brand and to building strong ties in Arkansas. If you think you have what it takes – apply online or send your resume and reel immediately to News Director Lisa Brence at lbrence@knwa.com.
NOTE: All resumes must include a link to on-air reel. If you do not have television experience or a link on your resume, your resume will not be considered.
Requirements & Skills:
• Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.
• Comprehensive knowledge of sports and sports related activities.
• Fluency in English.
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required.
• Minimum four years’ experience in sports reporting or anchoring. (More or less depending on market size.)
• Familiarity with Arkansas and/or SEC sports a major plus!
• Superior on-air presence.
• Experience guiding, directing and motivating others.
• Positive attitude!
• Strong social media and digital skills. Knowledge of Open Broadcast System, WordPress, iNews, Black Magic a plus!
• 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, 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.
Requirements:
Bachelor's Degree in Journalism
Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar. EOE 1/3/2020