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Technical Media Producer (Director & Master Control)

WKTV NewsChannel 2 is in search of a Full-Time Technical Media Producer (Director & Master Control).

HOURS: 
Full Time

SUPERVISOR:
Dave Streeter, Operations Mgr.

SPECIAL SKILLS:
Must have good communication skills, the ability to think on his/her feet, knowledge of computers and production equipment. Candidate must have knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and basic broadcast operation. Ross Overdrive & Xpression knowledge a plus.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Run Master control with Harris Automation. Direct live newscasts with Ross Overdrive system. Use Photoshop and other editing software. Employment is contingent upon successful drug screening.

DESCRIPTION:
WKTV NewsChannel 2, the NBC affiliate in Utica, NY, is looking for a candidate with directing and or master control experience. He/she must have good communication skills and the ability to react quickly to changes. The candidate will also be responsible for other production duties such as web publishing, camera  operation, and audio operation.

WKTV is an equal opportunity employer. We produce nine newscasts per weekday, and three newscasts per weekend day.

WHEN WILL THE POSITION OPEN:
9/30/19

WHEN WILL THE SEARCH CLOSE:
When a suitable candidate is found.

CONTACT:
Dave Streeter, Operations Mgr.
WKTV
5936 Smith Hill Road
Utica, NY 13502
dstreeter@wktv.com




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Part-time Multimedia Journalist

WKTV NEWSChannel 2 is in search of a part-time multimedia journalist.

DESCRIPTION:
WKTV NewsChannel 2, the dominant #1 NBC, CBS, and CW affiliate in Utica, New York, is in search of a part-time news multimedia journalist and video editor. The successful candidate will be able to write copy, shoot and edit video, operate live shot equipment, and publish content to the station’s website and social
media platforms. Must be self-reliant and have a willingness to perform a variety of assigned tasks. Excellent writing skills, a smooth on-air presence, and a thorough understanding of modern digital journalism are a must.

SKILL REQUIREMENTS:
Must be proficient in broadcast writing, videography, and nonlinear editing. Must be social media savvy and skilled in writing for online publication. Must be able to lift and carry professional camera gear. Must have a clean driving record and pass a drug test. Must be willing to work flexible shifts, including overnights,
weekends, and holidays. Must have a college degree in journalism or communications, or equivalent professional experience.

WKTV is an equal opportunity employer.

POSITION OPENS: 
Immediately

SEARCH CLOSES:
When a suitable candidate is found

HOURS:
Part-time (Approximately 25-30 hours per week)

SUPERVISOR:
News Director

QUALIFICATIONS:
College Degree or Equivalent Experience

EMAIL RESUME TO:
Jeremy Ryan
News Director
WKTV NewsChannel 2
jryan@wktv.com

Email only - Phone calls will not be accepted.

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Newscast Producer/Assignment Editor

WKTV NewsChannel 2 is in search of a full-time assignment editor and newscast producer.

DESCRIPTION:
WKTV NewsChannel 2, the dominant #1 rated NBC, CBS, and CW affiliate in Utica, New York, is in search of a full-time assignment editor and newscast producer. The position oversees our newsroom assignment desk as well as produces our 6:00 p.m. newscast Monday-Friday. The successful candidate will be a leader in the newsroom and intricately involved in day-to-day editorial decision-making.

SKILL REQUIREMENTS:
Candidates must be proficient in broadcast writing, newscast production, and shooting and editing video. Must be social media savvy and skilled in writing for online publication. Must have excellent organizational skills and news judgment. Must be available to work odd hours, including nights, weekends, and holidays. Must be able to supervise an experienced team of journalists. Must have a college degree in journalism or communications, or equivalent professional experience. Must have a clean driving record and pass a drug test.

WKTV is an equal opportunity employer.

POSITION OPENS:
Immediately

SEARCH CLOSES:
When a suitable candidate is found

HOURS:
Full-time (40 hours per week)

SUPERVISOR:
News Director

QUALIFICATIONS:
College Degree Required

EMAIL RESUME TO:
Jeremy Ryan
News Director
WKTV NewsChannel 2
jryan@wktv.com

Email only - Phone calls will not be accepted.

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Part Time Technical Media Producer (Director & Master Control)

WKTV NewsChannel 2 is in search of a full-time Technical Media Producer (Director & Master Control).

HOURS:
Full Time

SUPERVISOR:
Dave Streeter, Operations Mgr.

SPECIAL SKILLS:
Must have good communication skills, the ability to think on his/her feet, knowledge of computers and production equipment. Candidate must have knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and basic broadcast operation. Ross Overdrive & Xpression knowledge a plus.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Run Master control with Harris Automation. Direct live newscasts with Ross Overdrive system. Use Photoshop and other editing software. Employment is contingent upon successful drug screening.

DESCRIPTION:
WKTV NewsChannel 2, the NBC affiliate in Utica, NY, is looking for a candidate with directing and or master control experience. He/she must have good communication skills and the ability to react quickly to changes. The candidate will also be responsible for other production duties such as web publishing, camera operation, and audio operation.

WKTV is an equal opportunity employer. We produce nine newscasts per weekday, and three newscasts per weekend day.

POSITION OPENS:
1/18/2019

SEARCH CLOSES:
When a suitable candidate is found

EMAIL RESUME TO:
Dave Streeter, Operations Mgr.
WKTV
5936 Smith Hill Road
Utica, NY 13502
dstreeter@wktv.com

POSTED 9/21/2018

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Account Executive (Experienced)

WKTV NewsChannel 2 is in search of an Experienced Account Executive.

Job Title: Account Executive (Experienced)

Hours: Full Time

Supervisor: Local Sales Manager

WKTV/NBC is the powerhouse TV station in Utica. Our enormous local news ratings combine with top syndication and NBC prime to dominate the viewing all day long. We also have a fast growing CBS station, a CW and a complete suite of Digital Products to sell. But wait there is more! You will work with a great Sales Team in a fun and productive environment. We have a great account list available with lots of opportunity for you to grow it.

  

Job Responsibilities:

*Manage all aspects of the account list.

*Close Local Direct Business each month.

*Build relationships with agencies and advertisers.

*Did we mention close Local Direct Business every month?

 

Job Requirements:

*Minimum 5 years Broadcast sales.

*Experience calling on local and regional advertising agencies.

*Understand Nielsen ratings and the nuances of negotiating agency business.

*Track record of success in Local Direct Business.

*Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

*Proficient in: Microsoft Power Point, Excel and Word.

*Experience with OSI, Ad Connections, Strata is a plus.

*Willing to have fun on the job while making some nice $$$.

 

Send Resume to:

Brittany Beane/LSM/WKTV

Bbeane@wktv.com

 

Brittany Beane LSM/WKTV

5936 Smith Hill Road Utica, NY 13502

 

No Phone Calls Please

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