Anchor/Reporter

WCCO-TV in Minneapolis, MN is seeing to fill the postion of Anchor/Reporter. For more information and to apply, please visit www.wcco.com/wccojobs.com.

WCCO-TV is an EOO employer.

Account Executive

iHeartMedia in Minneapolis, MN is seeking a full-time Account Executive who identifies and develops new business opportunities; keeps and grows existing client relationships; offers solutions that help clients acheive their business goals; closes business; meets net sales targets. 

For more information and to apply, click here.

iHeartMedia is an equal opportunity employer.

Promotion Producer

KMSP Fox 9 is actively seeking out the next member of our dynamic creative team. We want a self-starter who thrives in the fast-paced news environment.  Someone who can push the creative envelope to new heights and has a competitive spirit. A creative guru with the ability to make messages come to life.  A person who loves local news, stories and has their finger on the pulse of the community.  If these qualities describe you, please read on about our exciting Promotion Producer opportunity.

 

In this role, you will:

  • Bring the FOX 9 and FOX 9+ brands to life through a strategic promotions that cut through the clutter using compelling writing, directing, creative shooting/lighting, and editing
  • Have a vision for how we weave our brand into everything we do while adhering to style guidelines and our look of clean, classy, and contemporary
  • Be able to connect with diverse demographics by crafting innovative and conversational promos that effectively reach and connect with targeted audiences
  • Embrace the news vision and executes promotions that drive viewership and station identity
  • Collaborate throughout the creative process and is able to evolve promotional concepts from concept to completion
  • Work with the Senior Graphic Designer to create custom news graphics and set designs, web, and digital/social media graphic
  • Regularly partner with news, sales, and on community initiatives.  Listens to their needs and then applies creative vision and technical expertise to successfully deliver the desired product.
  • Provide excellent customer service to both internal and external customers
  • Leverage understanding of the digital landscape to craft platform-specific messages.  Must be able to target social media advertising to desired demos.
  • Set up, run and tear down at off-site promotional events
  • Stay current with the latest trends, production advancements and, techniques. Utilize these opportunities to continue to evolve our messaging and presentation. 
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualified Candidates:

  • Are professional and will be a positive station citizen
  • Have a track record of meeting deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Are innovative, edgy and willing to take risks
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Can accept constructive feedback.
  • Have a strong attention to detail
  • Are able to smoothly transition between job assignments and projects
  • Have expert skills with the following technology: Adobe Creative Cloud applications (Premier Pro, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Audition) and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Have a degree in broadcasting, communications or marketing and a minimum of 2 years of broadcast (or equivalent) experience

To apply online for one or more of our open positions, click here:

www.foxcareers.com and select Fox Television Stations

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. Please send an email to hrminnesota@foxtv.com, send a fax to 952-944-8296, or visit our readily accessible station located at 11358 Viking Drive Eden Prairie, MN 55344, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.

Morning Show Producer

KMSP Fox 9 News is looking for a FULL-TIME PRODUCER to join its number one rated Morning Show.  The Producer prepares newscast rundowns by mining for and writing fresh and engaging VOs, SOTs and teases.  He/she would also use the studio to present the content in engaging ways, using multiple monitor locations.  The Producer would also help support fellow colleagues in developing and breaking news situations.

REQUIREMENTS: 

  • Proficient in conversational writing
  • Communicates clearly and effectively to directors, anchors and reporters from the control room
  • Ability to multi-task and manage deadlines
  • Good editorial judgment and strong logistic skills
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in communications, journalism, or broadcast preferred
  • Minimum of two years’ experience in a medium to large television market preferred

To apply online for one or more of our open positions, click here:

www.foxcareers.com and select Fox Television Stations

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. Please send an email to hrminnesota@foxtv.com, send a fax to 952-944-8296, or visit our readily accessible station located at 11358 Viking Drive Eden Prairie, MN 55344, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.

Investigative Reporter

KMSP-TV, the FOX O and O in Minneapolis-St. Paul, has a rare opening for an experienced Investigative Reporter. We are filling the shoes of a 38 year market veteran.

Your passion will be digging and questioning the status quo. If you’re reading this, you know this isn’t a 9-5. FOX 9 is committed to long form storytelling; we have a proven track record of committing the time and resources both on and off the air to win this fight. We’ve done several documentaries and can’t wait to do more.

So we want a reporter who can:

  • Generate your own, locally focused Investigative ideas. We don’t do “test the hotel sheets” stories here.
  • Develop non-traditional, exclusive sources that get you to where you need to go.
  • File data requests, dig through records both digital and analog, and use computer-assisted reporting and databases to enhance your stories.  
  • Write and present your stories dynamically, not just in words but using state of the art presentation technology.
  • Jump in during large scale breaking/developing news events with in-depth analysis and perspective through your sources and experience.

Have at least 5 years of reporting experience, 3 of in investigative journalism. Be able to present your stories on ALL platforms, not just broadcast. And don’t forget: be a great newsroom citizen, a must at FOX 9/KMSP.

Make sure you include 3-5 examples of your best work.

 

To apply online for one or more of our open positions, click here:

www.foxcareers.com and select Fox Television Stations

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. Please send an email to hrminnesota@foxtv.com, send a fax to 952-944-8296, or visit our readily accessible station located at 11358 Viking Drive Eden Prairie, MN 55344, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.

Multi-Platform Account Executive

KMSP/WFTC in Minneapolis, MN is hiring for a full time Multi-Platofrm Account Executive. 

If you are a hard-working, creative, solution-based seller that can showcase your expertise through building client relationships and offering multimedia solutions to help businesses grow in the marketplace, FOX 9 is the perfect fit for you.  The powerful FOX owned and operated duopoly in Minneapolis/St. Paul, is looking for a dynamic Account Executive to join the top local sales team in the market.

Our newest sales leader will be using the strength of our two television stations, streaming, social, and digital platforms to align advertisers and their messages around the best local news, entertainment, and sports programming in the marketplace.  Minneapolis/St. Paul is full of large, high profile accounts that are ripe for growth and also offers tremendous opportunity for small to medium sized new business prospects.

FOX 9 is the “Official Home of the Minnesota Vikings” and also produces local shows with the Minnesota Gophers.  FOX Sports programming includes Big 10 Football, World Series, Daytona 500, US Open, FIFA World Cup, and much more. We are consistently a top digital and social performer in the market.

We are looking for someone with the experience, knowledge and leadership skills necessary to thrive in a busy and often high pressure environment.  Strong numerical ability and an understanding of business analytics is a must.  The ideal candidate has a proven track record of success in sales and must be a self-starter with strong verbal and written communication skills. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office required and knowledge of media related software and research tools is also a plus.

 

To apply online for one or more of our open positions, click here:

www.foxcareers.com and select Fox Television Stations

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. Please send an email to hrminnesota@foxtv.com, send a fax to 952-944-8296, or visit our readily accessible station located at 11358 Viking Drive Eden Prairie, MN 55344, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.

 

 

Account Executive

Leighton Broadcasting is a family and employee-owned, multi-platform media company that heavily invests in their employees through training, education and great leadership. Leighton Broadcasting in Alexandria, MN is looking for an Account Executive who is skilled at identifying and developing new business opportunities; keeps and grows existing client relationships; offers solutions that help clients achieve their business goals; closes business; meets sales targets.  One of the core values of the company is to give back in various ways to help the community.

Employees enjoy a full line of benefits ranging from health and dental, plus disability.  An above average compensation structure has allowed Leighton Broadcasting to keep top talent for decades, not just years. 

Apply at Leightonbroadcasting.com/careers

Leighton Broadcasting is an EOE.

Hiring multiple positions

Black Information Network (BIN) is hiring for various positions. For more information on these positions, candidates can visit www.iHeartMediaCareers.com .

About BIN:  Black Information Network

 

BIN: Black Information Network is the first and only 24/7 national and local all-news audio service dedicated to providing an objective, accurate and trusted source of continual news coverage with a Black voice and perspective.  BIN is enabled by the resources, assets and financial support of iHeartMedia and the support of its founding partners.  BIN is focused on service to the Black community and providing an information window for those outside the community to help foster communication, accountability and deeper understanding.  

 

BIN: Black Information Network is distributed nationally through the iHeartRadio app and accessible via mobile, smart speakers, smart TVs and other connected platforms, and on dedicated all-news local broadcast AM/FM radio stations.  BIN also provides the news service for iHeartMedia’s 91 Hip Hop, R&B and Gospel stations across the country.  Please visit www.BINNews.com for more information.

Master Control Operator

KVLY-TV is looking for a creative producer to help craft our #1 rated morning show, The Valley Today. The ideal candidate will understand the difference between just stacking a newscast and crafting an engaging experience for the viewer. We are looking for someone who understands showcasing, pacing and wants to be part of a creative, aggressive and growing team.

 

Our next producer will also understand the importance of social media and digital strategies and will know how to leverage these strategies in our daily news gathering and reporting. This position also produces our #1 rated noon newscast. Our producers are smart with good news judgment, strong broadcast and online writing skills. Critical thinking abilities are essential.

 

We offer excellent benefits, dental, vision, 401(k) and of course a competitive salary as well as great fringe benefits. We are a company that is dedicated to producing quality news in a vibrant, fun college-town environment with incredible outdoor activities. KVLY is part of Gray Television which currently holds stations in dozens of markets across the US. We are also the only television station in the Fargo market with a bureau in Washington D.C..

 

A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required. Please go to http://www.gray.tv/applynow to apply. You can also send your resume and samples of your best work to: Renee Nygren/Asst. News Director, Valley News Live, 1350 21st Avenue South, Fargo, ND 58103 or renee.nygren@valleynewslive.com.

 

No phone calls please.

 

KVLY-TV is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and a DRUG FREE WORKPLACE.

AM Newscast Producer

KVLY-TV is looking for a creative producer to help craft our #1 rated morning show, The Valley Today. The ideal candidate will understand the difference between just stacking a newscast and crafting an engaging experience for the viewer. We are looking for someone who understands showcasing, pacing and wants to be part of a creative, aggressive and growing team.

 

Our next producer will also understand the importance of social media and digital strategies and will know how to leverage these strategies in our daily news gathering and reporting. This position also produces our #1 rated noon newscast. Our producers are smart with good news judgment, strong broadcast and online writing skills. Critical thinking abilities are essential.

 

We offer excellent benefits, dental, vision, 401(k) and of course a competitive salary as well as great fringe benefits. We are a company that is dedicated to producing quality news in a vibrant, fun college-town environment with incredible outdoor activities. KVLY is part of Gray Television which currently holds stations in dozens of markets across the US. We are also the only television station in the Fargo market with a bureau in Washington D.C..

 

A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required. Please go to http://www.gray.tv/applynow to apply. You can also send your resume and samples of your best work to: Renee Nygren/Asst. News Director, Valley News Live, 1350 21st Avenue South, Fargo, ND 58103 or renee.nygren@valleynewslive.com.

 

No phone calls please.

 

KVLY-TV is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and a DRUG FREE WORKPLACE.