New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include openings for general sales manager for Nexstar and a president-CEO for Lakeland PBS in Minnesota.
WPIX, Nexstar’s CW affiliate in New York, the No. 1-ranked market in the country, is seeking an experienced and dynamic general sales manager to lead its sales operation, as part of its operational and management agreement with Mission Broadcasting, providing sales services to WPIX.
In this role, the general sales manager will have full oversight over Nexstar’s sales operations at WPIX as well as the station’s digital, mobile and social media assets. Nexstar is searching for an accomplished leader with a proven performance record of revenue and share growth, new business development, innovative solution-based selling, and non-traditional revenue development along with best-in-class client services and unparalleled client relationships. Click here for more specifics and how to apply.
New York City is America’s largest metro area, home to nearly 21 million people speaking more than 200 languages. It’s a place written about in songs, it has served as the backdrop for countless movies and it’s inspired people worldwide with its grandiosity. Brimming with some of the nation’s tallest buildings and historic landmarks, New York City is never short on spectacle.
The metro area is a place of opportunity, which is why – despite the crowds and costs – people keep coming. Some of the world’s best theaters, restaurants, museums, parks and cultural activities can be found here. New York City’s communities are as diverse as its people, from Greenwich Village in downtown to Harlem in uptown. Beyond Manhattan, the city is comprised of four additional boroughs: Queens, which has a long history of fabulous immigrant food; Brooklyn and its thriving literary and arts scene; the Bronx and its abundant green space and wildlife; and Staten Island with its lovely coastline.
Lakeland PBS, with studios in Bemidji and Brainerd, Minn., needs a skilled professional to serve as president and CEO. Lakeland PBS is a successful and respected public media licensee operating two public television stations that serve central and northern Minnesota. The CEO will be responsible for leadership of a dedicated team of professionals, working closely with a supportive board of directors.
As the only television stations in the markets, they provide critically important services, including the only local, nightly newscast for our viewers. Lakeland PBS operates from an impressive digital facility and offers six channels of broadcast service as well as a robust digital presence. Click here for more specifics and how to apply.
Bemidji is a strong and growing community. As First City on the Mississippi, Bemidji is a historically charming, progressive and beautiful place. The Bemidji area offers the finest in shopping, education, medical care, top notch technology, lodging and governmental services. Enjoy the lakes, trees and its natural wonders.
The Bemidji community surrounds Lake Bemidji and boasts over 400 crystal clear fishing lakes in the region. There is over 440,000 acres of forest in Beltrami County alone. In Bemidji there are a lot of coffee shops and parks and the public schools in Bemidji are above average. The median price for a home is $139,000 and monthly rent averages about $800.