New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center this week include openings for a news director, a general manager, an account executive, a marketing producer and an executive producer.
WTVM News Leader 9, the ABC affiliate in the Columbus, Ga.-Auburn, Ala., market is looking for a director of news and content to oversee and manage the daily news product. This person will manage the considerable assets of the news department including reporters, producers, web producers, photographers, the assistant news director, executive producer, assignment editor and digital content manager. WTVM, besides being well-staffed, is heavily resourced when it comes to newsgathering technology. Click here for more specifics and how to apply.
Nexstar is looking for a vice president-general manager to lead WCIA (CBS) and WCIX (MNT) and digital operations in Champaign, Ill. (DMA 90). WCIA is the market leading legacy news operation covering the Illinois state capital in Springfield and is also a decisive leader in serving the local community. For the right individual, this is an opportunity to join the largest station group in the industry and oversee a television station duopoly with a tremendous competitive position in the market. Click here for more specifics and how to apply.
WHBQ, the Cox Media Group-owned Fox affiliate in Memphis, has an immediate opening for a local account executive. Must be a self-starter, able to work on multi-level sales initiatives and be disciplined and able to work within deadlines. Must be proficient in developing new revenue and in digital media. Experience in using sales vendor platforms Wide Orbit, Matrix Monarch and Scarborough is preferred. Click here for more specifics and how to apply.
WCTV, Gray’s CBS affiliate in Tallahassee, Fla., needs a dynamic marketing producer. The ideal candidate should be a visual storyteller with strong skills in writing, cinematography and Adobe CC. You will help create and maintain brand recognition for the No. 1 news station in the market, and stretch your creative muscles daily in a fun, exciting work atmosphere. Click here for more specifics and how to apply.
WJLA 7 News, Sinclair’s ABC affiliate in Washington, D.C., is searching for an executive producer. Its viewing area covers Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia and the station is committed to serving its diverse communities. The ideal candidate must be a “Show Doctor” at heart, understanding high impact, informative, distinctive, and production driven newscasts. Must be able to pivot quickly in breaking news to guide coverage on both WJLA and its co-owned cable news channel, with an instinct to break on digital first. Click here for more specifics and how to apply.
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