Garrison City Broadcasting job openings

Position: Account Executive
Company: Garrison City Broadcasting, Inc.
Station(s): WBYY-FM, WTSN-AM
Job Type: fulltime
Hours:
Compensation: Negotiable / year

Job Description:
The account executive is the person who sells advertising and works closely with marketing businesses to the station listeners.

Benefits:
Health insurance is available.  2 weeks vacation after completing 1 year of employment.

Education Required:

Experience Required:
WTSN-AM & WBYY-FM, local independently owned radio stations, are seeking a self-motivated, energetic, and experienced sales person.  The successful candidate must have 1-2 years of sales experience, be a strong communicator, self starter and be able to work independently. Prior experience includes working directly with clients, demonstrated collaboration and negotiation skills, and a proven track record of meeting and exceeding sales quotas. Specific goals and activities will include:  Identifying, prospecting, and closing key accounts.  Consistently meeting or exceeding sales goals and demonstrating focused sales efforts.  Generating and qualifying leads through cold calling. Overcoming objections and ability to provide recommendations to upsell and enhance advertising opportunities.  Utilizing a strong knowledge of the client base to develop high-level relationships. Attending face-to-face meetings with current and prospective clients. Working collaboratively with traffic,!
production, announcers and sales team. Maintains professional and technical knowledge by reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking competitive practices; and participating in professional societies. Candidate must have reliable automobile, valid driver’s license and familiarity with the area. Knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook. Preferred but not required: Knowledge of broadcast advertising and sales industries and a bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing, or a related field.

Other Requirements:

Date Available: immediately

Contact Info:
Susan Demers Weigold
Employment@987thebay.com
Fax: 603-742-0448
Instructions: Please send resumes to:

employment@987thebay.com

EEO Statement
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Garrison City Broadcasting, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the creation of a workplace free from discrimination and harassment.  We recruit, hire, train, promote, compensate, and provide benefits and privileges to individuals in all job titles without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, sexual orientation, national origin, age, sex, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.  Our company is committed to a fair and equitable workplace where everyone is a respected and valued member of the team.

This job notice expires: 3/31/12

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Position: General Sales Manager

Company: Garrison City Broadcasting, Inc.
Station(s): WBYY-FM, WTSN-AM
Job Type: fulltime
Hours:
Compensation: Negotiable / year

Job Description:

This person hires and supervises the sales staff, reviews programming for the best sales opportunities, develops sales plans and goals, oversees billing, studies and understands the station’s market and approves all sales promotion campaigns. Some stations have multiple levels of sales managers, including National, Regional and Local sales managers who focus on various aspects of sales.

Benefits:
Health insurance is available.  2 weeks vacation after completing 1 year of employment.

Education Required:

Experience Required:

WTSN-AM & WBYY-FM, local independently owned radio stations are seeking a Director of Sales.  Sales Management experience in commercial radio (3 to 5 years preferred).  Candidate must possess impeccable leadership skills, an effective communicator and contagious enthusiasm for both the product and selling ideas which will work for our clients.  Digital Sales experience is a plus.  Creativity and aggressive problem solving are important traits for the position.  Four year degree preferred.
Skill Requirements:
–       Facility with account and inventory management
–       Strong written and verbal skills
–       Effective time management and organization skills
–       Must be able to work effective in pressure filled sales environment
–       Must be a strong, self-motivated individual with a passion for winning

Responsibilities:
–       Achieve (and exceed) station budgets and forecasts
–       Effectively manage the stations sales department – including inventory management, pricing and negotiations
–       Hire, train and retain the best available talent
–       Develop non-traditional revenue opportunities through creative customer focused advertising programs
–       Be an active advocate for the station on sales calls
–       Motivate sales staff through weekly training and active involvement on sales calls
–       Report revenue forecast and station progress to the Senior Vice President and Business Manager on a weekly basis
–       Collaborate with programming, Senior Vice President and Business Manager as well as Account Executives
–       Responsible for new business development

Other Requirements:

Date Available: immediately

Contact Info:
Susan Demers Weigold
Employment@987thebay.com
Fax: 603-742-0448
Instructions: Please send resumes to:

employment@987thebay.com

EEO Statement
=============
Garrison City Broadcasting, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the creation of a workplace free from discrimination and harassment.  We recruit, hire, train, promote, compensate, and provide benefits and privileges to individuals in all job titles without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, sexual orientation, national origin, age, sex, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.  Our company is committed to a fair and equitable workplace where everyone is a respected and valued member of the team.

This job notice expires: 3/31/12

FOX29 Philly Jobs

FOX29 WTXF-TVPHILADELPHIA

 

The following represents brief descriptions.  It is not intended, nor should it be construed, to represent a comprehensive and/or exhaustive description of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required of each position.

METEOROLOGIST  (Full-Time Regular)

We are seeking a full-time meteorologist and anchor for newscasts. Ideal candidate will be an experienced professional who has excellent meteorological skills and who is able to anchor news – both in studio and in remote live shots. Must be a dynamic on-air personality who has professional live reporting skills and good news judgment. Leadership skills and ability to work well with other newsroom staff is a must. Having a proven track record of contributing to a blog and/or web site is also very important. Must be able to produce engaging, interesting & creative daily weather forecast presentations. Will be required to make station-related community/charity/educational appearances at various times, including weekends. Must be able to operate (or learn to operate) weather & radar computer systems. Minimum 5+ years experience as a Meteorologist in a medium to large market preferred. Experience as a news anchor is a plus. Candidate must be a team player with strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills. Must also work well under deadline pressure and able to work weekends. Strong computer and Internet/web skills necessary. Basic editing and producing skills preferred.

 

METEOROLOGIST ( Part-time Temporary)

We are seeking a freelance meteorologist for newscasts. Ideal candidate will be an experienced professional who has excellent meteorological skills – both in studio and in remote live shots. Must be a dynamic on-air personality who has professional live reporting skills and good news judgment. Leadership skills and ability to work well with other newsroom staff is a must. Having a proven track record of contributing to a blog and/or web site is also very important. Must be able to produce engaging, interesting & creative daily weather forecast presentations. Must be able to operate (or learn to operate) weather & radar computer systems. Minimum 2+ years experience as a Meteorologist in a medium to large market preferred. Experience as a news anchor is a plus. Candidate must be a team player with strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills. Must also work well under deadline pressure. Strong computer and Internet/web skills necessary. Basic editing and producing skills preferred.

 

 

TRAFFIC DIRECTOR  (Full-Time Regular)

Duties include management and training of the Traffic Department and every aspect of the Wide Orbit Traffic System.  Input and assign copy rotation as per client request; create formats, inventory codes and log editing templates; proficient in dub and purge procedures.  Work closely with Sales Reps and Management in controlling inventory to maximize avails and revenue.  Strong computer skills a must.  Working knowledge of Wide Orbit.  5+ years of Broadcast Traffic experience and College degree strongly preferred.

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER  (Full-Time Regular)

 

We are searching for a creative writer for our programs. Ideal candidate should have some newscast producing experience and will fill-in produce during vacations and sick calls. Must be able to write packages, VO’s and VO/SOT’s quickly and under deadline pressure.  Must have a working knowledge of TV newsroom computer systems and lingo. Must be familiar with how feeds operate and how editing equipment (linear and non-linear) works. College graduate and at least 1-4 years experience as a writer or newscast producer in a medium to large sized market. Internet skills a must.

Maintenance Technician  (Full-Time Regular)

Operate, install and maintain all types of broadcast studio and engineering equipment in new SD/HD digital facility. Must be knowledgeable of networked computer systems. Work week will include most weekends.  At least 5 years experience in maintaining all types of broadcast equipment. Completion of electronics technical school required.

For consideration, applicants should forward resume and non-returnable tape (if applicable) to:

FOX HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT | 330 MARKET STREET | PHILADELPHIA, PA 19106
FAX: (215) 982-5498 | E-MAIL: Fox29.Hr@foxtv.com
Please state job title and FOX Opportunities in your cover letter. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
Check out our website for up to date job openings: www.myfoxphilly.com. Posted 1/26/12.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER (EOE/M/FD/V)

Job opening at WMUR-TV

Position/Title:
Public Service Manager
Details:
Job Description:
WMUR-TV, the leading media outlet in New Hampshire, has an immediate opening for a full time Public Service Manager. This individual will create, manage and execute a strategy for effectively leading the station’s public service efforts, and will maintain existing and develop new relationships with non profit organizations and other entities that will extend across all brand platforms.

Other responsibilities include writing and producing public service announcements, internal coordination of community outreach programs, communicating with the public, managing the community section of WMUR.com, and other duties as assigned by the Creative Services Director.

The ideal candidate is energetic, creative, hard-working self-sufficient, and has experience working with non-profit organizations. This position is best suited for a candidate looking for a challenging, ever-evolving experience and who enjoys the rewards of helping others. Writing experience preferred. Television experience not required, but preferred.

Job Responsibilities:

• Writing and producing public service announcements
• Coordination of all station community outreach programs
• Producing content for the community section of WMUR.com
• Managing on-air public service inventory
• Other duties as assigned by the Creative Services Director

Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
1/13/2012
Closing Date:
2/13/2012
City:
Manchester – 03101
State:
New Hampshire
URL:
http://www.wmur.com/index.html
Experience:
Experience Requirements:

• Experience writing copy, press releases, and proposals
• Has worked closely with or for non-profit organizations

Requirements:
Qualifications Requirements:

• Comfortable with public speaking
• Strong writing and creative skills
• Television experience a plus, but not required

Education:

• Four year college degree or higher preferred

Additional Information:
EOE
M/F/D/V
Contact:
To Apply:
Please send resume to:
Alex Jasiukowicz
WMUR-TV
100 South Commercial Street
Manchester, NH 03101

NECN Job Openings

Student Board Member Hanah Fadrigalan shares open job positions at New England Cable News in Newton, MA.:

Account Executive-New England Cable News-Newton, MA MA
Part time weekend AM Audio Operator-New England Cable News-Newton, MA MA
Video Editor (Part Time)-New England Cable News-Newton, MA (1 of 2) MA
Evening Robotic Camera Operator-New England Cable News-Newton, MA MA
Part time Writer-New England Cable News-Newton, MA MA
Part time Writer-New England Cable News-Newton, MA MA
Part Time Master Control Operator-New England Cable News-Newton, MA MA

If you are interested in applying, you will have to create a candidate profile first.

Please click this link to create (or update) your profile: http://www.comcast.com/Corporate/About/Careers/careers.html

Then, choose from the links below on which position you want to apply for:

Account Executivehttp://www.comcast-jobs.com/all-jobs/Account-ExecutiveNew-England-Cable-NewsNewton-MA/117422

Part-time Weekend AM Audio Operatorhttp://www.comcast-jobs.com/all-jobs/Part-time-weekend-AM-Audio-OperatorNew-England-Cable-NewsNewton-MA/114005

Video Editorhttp://www.comcast-jobs.com/all-jobs/Video-Editor-Part-TimeNew-England-Cable-NewsNewton-MA-1-of-2/113930

Evening Robotic Camera Operator: http://www.comcast-jobs.com/all-jobs/Evening-Robotic-Camera-OperatorNew-England-Cable-NewsNewton-MA/113819

Part-time Writer: http://www.comcast-jobs.com/all-jobs/Part-time-WriterNew-England-Cable-NewsNewton-MA/108405

Part-time Master Control Operator: http://www.comcast-jobs.com/all-jobs/Part-Time-Master-Control-OperatorNew-England-Cable-NewsNewton-MA/106305

If you have any questions, feel free to email me hanah.fadrigalan@gmail.com or my work email hfadrigalan@necn.com

AAJA Convention News

New Attendee Mixer
mixer will be held for first-time conventiongoers. This is Wednesday from 4 to 5 p.m.
Immigration Plenary
We have a really interesting plenary on the timely topic of immigration. This is early Thursday, but some heavy-hitters are participating. There is no counter-programming, so please make an effort to attend.
Career Fair
Be prepared with updated resumes/portfolios and to hit the career fair early and often. The career fair is open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday.

General Membership Meeting
Friday, August 12, 11:45am to 1:30pm
Skyline Room/Level 2, COBO Center, Detroit, MI
Also, we’ll be handing out the awards for 2011 Member of the Year, President of the Year and Chapter of the Year.
Someone you know is going to take home a plaque, so please come congratulate them in person.
The meeting agenda is posted here: http://www.aaja.org/membership/meeting2011/
AAJA 2012 Men’s Calendar
The AAJA Broadcasters: 2012 Men’s Calendar is out and on sale for $15 in the AAJA E-Store: http://aaja.myshopify.com/.

They’ll also be on sale at the convention in Detroit at the Career Fair & Expo and Silent Auction.
Plus, some of the men will be at both locations to autograph your copy of the calendar!

The calendar features the following men of AAJA:

  • George Kiriyama
  • Howard Chen
  • Shawn Chitnis
  • Chris Nguyen
  • Chris Jose
  • Brian Tong
  • Randall Yip
  • Toan Lam
  • Lloyd LaCuesta
  • Archith Seshadri
  • Owen Lei
  • Stanton Tang
  • Kenny Choi
  • Sean Dobie
  • Frank Buckley
  • Anish Shroff

NAAAP Career Fair in Boston

Date:  Thursday August 11th – Saturday, August 13th, 2011
Location:  Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Blvd, Boston, MA 02210.
Workshops & Keynote speeches from prominent and influential Asian American leaders
Numerous networking opportunities at receptions, lunches, and dinners
FREE Career Fair – Friday 8/12 (9 AM – 5 PM) & Saturday 8/13 (9 AM – 4:15 PM)

We encourage folks to pre-register for free, with the NAAAP online Career Center, at www.naaap.org/careers to have their resume circulated to hiring companies. Or they can register on-site at the Career Fair, which will be held in the Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Blvd, Boston, MA 02210.

Please go to www.naaapconvention.org to find out more details and register for the conference. In addition, you can buy a “one day pass” if you are not able to attend the whole conference. If folks are already members of NAAAP Boston, there is a code that will provide a $50 discount for a limited time. The code is: BOS 5516.

Sportscaster job opening

Qualifications :
• BS in English, Journalism, Communications or related field preferred.
• Excellent writing and editing skills for print.
• Journalistic experience
• Knowledge of QuarkXPress or Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
• Experience in production and layout
• Must have excellent organizational skills and be able to handle multiple deadlines, work under pressure, and interact with a wide variety of people.
• Familiarity with Chinatown issues.
• Bilingual in Chinese a plus.

Position: Sportscaster
Company: Garrison City Broadcasting, Inc.
Station(s): WTSN-AM
Job Type: fulltime
Compensation: Negotiable / year
Benefits: Health insurance is available. 2 weeks vacation after completing 1 year of employment.

Experience Required:
WTSN AM 1270, the Seacoast’s leader in live sports coverage is looking for sports announcers to do play by play and color for high school sports. Responsibilities include co-hosting the High School Sports Show on Monday night, developing show content and lining up guests as well as co-hosting two live broadcasts of high school sports games per week as well as scheduling and conducting interviews to run during half time or between quarters/periods. Must be available nights and weekends.

Please send resume and audio/mp3 file to employment@wtsnam1270.com. Garrison City Broadcasting, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Other Requirements:
Valid Driver’s License and reliable vehicle.
Must be available nights and weekends.

Date Available: immediately

Contact Info:
Judi Currie
Employment@wtsnam1270.com
Fax: 603-742-0448
Instructions: Please send resume and audio/mp3 file to employment@wtsnam1270.com.

Sampan editor/reporter job opening

EDITOR/REPORTER
The Asian American Civic Association is seeking an Editor/Reporter to be responsible for editorial content of the Sampan Newspaper, a bilingual and bi-weekly Asian community newspaper.

Job Responsibilities:
• Report, write and/or edit the editorial section of the newspaper.
• Review of articles, research and write feature stories, headlines and captions.
• Work with Advertising department on design and layout of the newspaper

CNN Money is hiring

***Check out the newly re-launched homepagewww.cnnmoney.com

Section Editor, Personal Finance

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Sr Online Writer, Markets

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Online Writer, Markets

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Associate Producer/Reporter

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Marketsource Producer, Money Matters

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Interested candidates should apply online via www.turnerjobs.com All positions are NY-based. Inquire at Brooke.camp@cnn.com, follow me on twitter @BrookecampCNN