Sales Assistant

Midwest Communicatications, Inc. in Peoria, IL is seeking to hire a Sales Assistant. 

This position will be directly involved in assisting the sales management and sales team.  The ideal candidate will be detail oriented, organized, and able to multi-task plus be a team player.  General knowledge of sales concepts and software is beneficial.

Responsibilities will include, but will not necessarily be limited to:

  • Commercial order entry and production coordination using industry-specific software on behalf of Account Executives and/or managers, and providing other assistance to them
  • Assist in creating sales presentations – generally PowerPoint-based
  • Coordination of certain sales activities and projects
  • Daily and weekly reports
  • Front-desk duties at a later point
  • Assist in special events and projects

The ideal candidate will have the following skill sets and background:

  • Proficiencies in G-Suite and Microsoft Office and strong skills in Excel and Power Point
  • Experience working in a team environment
  • Ability to work closely with clients and co-workers
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven experience dealing with constantly evolving deadlines

Candidates with prior broadcasting industry experience with strong understanding of related Wide Orbit traffic software and vCreative, and/or candidates with extensive knowledge of PowerPoint design, layout, and compelling writing skills will be given the top consideration.  Experience with evolving social media platforms and related metrics is beneficial.

If this sounds like an opportunity you’d like to pursue, please send resume and cover letter to Matt Marchand, Director of Sales, at matt.marchand@mwcadvertising.com.

Midwest Communications, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Morning Show Co-Host

Midwest Communications Inc., WSWT in Peoria, IL is seeking to hire a Part-Time Morning Show Co-Host. 

Duties include writing, re-writing and on air delivery of brief news stories, bantering back and forth in a fun way with the current co-host on various, mostly family and lifestyle related topics, and the ability to effectively interact with listeners in the context of the station's format.

Excellent ideation and planning skills and preparation of each day's show are also important qualities to have.  Ideally, this person will also have the current ability, or be willing to be trained to be able to handle a short solo on-air shift, including operation of the station's audio delivery system, as well as potentially representing the station at commercial remotes and community events that my take place on various days and at times outside weekday mornings.  This could include weekends.  Maximum commitment is 25 hours per week.

If this sounds like an opportunity you’d like to pursue, please send resume and mp3 of on-air work to Randy Rundle at randy.rundle@mwcradio.com.  Or, mail to WSWT, c/o Randy Rundle, 331 Fulton St., 12th Floor, Peoria, IL 61602. 

Midwest Communications Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

News Anchor / Reporter

Midwest Communications in Peoria, Illinois, 1470-100.3 WMBD is seeking to hire a News Anchor/Reporter.

The right candidate will breed and foster newsmaker contacts and will want to be on the scene so they can draw their listeners into the story/experience! Our news team writes long form stories for the web and multiple condensed versions of each story to rotate on-air. So, the ability to write tightly is an attribute we’ll be prioritizing. The chosen candidate will know what it means, from an on-air standpoint, to talk to the audience and not at the audience.  Experience in doing traffic reports is also a plus.

This position will require some on-call duties and weekend work. A valid driver license and clean driving record are required.

If this sounds like an opportunity you’d like to pursue, please send resume, cover letter, writing samples, and mp3 of on-air work to Jeremy Scott, News Director, at jeremy.scott@1470WMBD.com.

Midwest Communications Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employment Employer.

Account Executive

Hubbard Radio in Northern Minnesota is seeking to hire an Account Executive. The Account Executive is responsible for selling advertising to clients and developing new business relationships by prospecting, developing and selling new direct-business accounts, making sales presentations, performing collections, maintaining client relations and sales. For more information and to apply click here.

Hubbard Radio is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Multimedia Journalist Manager

Mid-West Family La Crosse is seeking a full time Multimedia Journalist Manager.  Duties include creating impactful, creative, local stories, assigning stories and projects, coaching reporters and team management. This position requires ability to develop, interview, edit, produce and deliver compelling, contextual coverage on deadline on multi-platforms. Coordinates coverage of stories, breaking news and specials. For more information and to apply, click here.

Mid-West Family La Crosse is a Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Account Executive

Total Country BOB-FM (KLCI-FM / KDDG-FM / KBGY-FM) is seeking an Account Executive to sell advertising to local-direct clients by developing relationships, creating client-focused ideas/solutions, making sales presentations, performing collections, and maintaining client relationships.  Previous media sales experience preferred.  We need one more account executive to join our team because we need to talk to more businesses.  There are many so great clients that have yet to be contacted.

To apply: please send your resumé and cover letter to Brad Clark, General Sales Manager, at brad@mybobcountry.com.

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Multimedia Journalist

KTTC Television in Rochester is seeking to hire a Multimedia Journalist. KTTC is looking for someone who thrives on breaking news, can dig deeper on a story, perform flawlessly live and write great stories about real people. To apply, send cover letter, resume and samples of work to: Michele Gors, News Director, KTTC-TV, 6301 Bandel Road NW, Rochester, MN 55901 or to mgors@kttc.com.

KTTC TV and Quincy Media is an Equal Opportunity Employment Employer.

Creative Services Producer

KTTC Television in Rochester, Minnesota is seeking to hire a Creative Services Producer. You will be a driving a creative force for their clients. Applicants should have an understanding of branding and knowledge of non-linear editing and videography. The ideal candidate should also be able to develop strong spots on tight deadlines. This position require a relevant communications degree and/or experience.

For more information and to apply, please visit https://quincymediacareers.com.

KTTC TV and Quincy Media is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employers.

Market Manager/Director of Sales

Midwest Communications, Inc. is seeking applications for a Market Manager/Director of Sales for their Wausau, WI based radio stations. The right individual will exhibit exceptional leadership ability and a proven track record of successful and innovative solutions to accomplish the Company's long-range goals, strategies, plans and objectives. Interested candidates should apply to: Midwest Communications, Inc. Chief Operating Officer Michael Wright at michael.wright@mwcadvertising.com; or mail to Michael's attention at 557 Scott Street, Wausau, WI 54403.

Midwest Communications, Inc. is and Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

Assistant Brand Manager/Announcer

KELO-FM in Sioux Falls, SD has an immediate opening for an Assistant Brand Manager/Announcer. This person must be highly motivated, outgoing and ready to step into a fast-paced position. Must be organized and willing to go the extra mile. Send your aircheck and resume today to Tom Gjerdrum att tom.gjerdrum@mwcradio.com or mail it to Tom's attention at Midwest Communications, 500 South Phillips Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD 57104.

Midwest Communications is proud to be an equal opportunity employer by choice.