The purpose of this position is to have qualified individuals prepare and deliver weather forecasts and weather information and covering traffic events as part of the overall WOWT 6 News presentation. Weather and traffic are critical needs for viewers. The public’s safety is a vital concern for us and we take our responsibility very seriously.
The Producer has the responsibility to select, write and assemble a blend of stories in a compelling, interesting and newsworthy way for broadcast and web newscasts. This position requires long periods of time in front of a computer screen while stories are selected and written. There is a high stress level associated with this position because of the nature of “live” broadcasts and the elements of change that are faced every day, every hour.
The Local Sales Manager is responsible for the day to day operations of the sales department and the Account Executives. We are looking for a proven leader to develop a strategic sales plan with our management team to establish new business and provide new solutions for existing clients. The ideal candidate must be able to coach, and lead our team of Account Executives to reach individual and collective goals across all revenue platforms. This candidate must have a proven history of developing and executing successful sales campaigns. They should have previous sales management experience or be a successful seller looking to take the next step in their career.
A videographer will shoot video for on air and digital platforms. He/she will have a demonstrated ability to work individually or as part of a team to produce compelling packages on deadline and the time management skills to produce news stories for WOWT.
This position is for a Multi-Media Journalist. We’re looking for a pioneer in the next generation of news gathering. We report news on every platform available to our viewers. Successful candidates will have a demonstrated ability to shoot video, produce news stories, edit video, post web stories/pictures/video from both the field and television station. Successful candidates will also have the ability to deliver compelling stories from the viewer in. You’ll use the latest technology, including lightweight next generation video equipment and laptop editing.
WOWT is accepting applications for Spring and Summer internships in News, Promotions and Public Affairs Departments. Internship applicants must be enrolled in a college or university.
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