FOR CONSIDERATION: Forward resume and cover letter to:
E-Mail as an attachment in MS-Word to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please identify position. No phone calls please. EOE/M/F/D/V
Organizations that regularly distribute information about employment opportunities to job seekers or refer job seekers to employers may request WOFL/WRBW/WOGX to provide them with information about full-time openings at the station. Such requests must include the organization's name, mailing address, e-mail address if applicable, telephone number and contact person, and identify the category or categories of job openings for which it requests notices. Requests should be directed to Human Resources, WOFL FOX35 at 35 Skyline Drive, Lake Mary, FL 32746. We appreciate your organization's help in publicizing our job openings! WOFL/WRBW/WOGX-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.
Current Openings Posted December 5, 2013
The following represent brief/broad descriptions. It is not intended, nor should it be construed, to represent a comprehensive and, /or exhaustive description of all duties/responsibilities and requisite skills associated with the position.
BROADCAST OPERATIONS SUPERVISOR – (Regular Full Time / Orlando): Oversee the daily operations of the master control department to include local / HUB facility coordination and News production team. Interface with news, promotions, traffic and finance on technical issues. Manage the programming tape library. Oversee the process of getting shows in, dubbed and returned. Manage Showtimer schedules and remote news feeds via Vyvx. A minimum of two years’ experience as automation operator at a commercial television station. Experience with digital television systems including Miranda iTX and Sony ELC is a plus. Computer literate and familiar with Windows based software. Ability to work independently and as a member of the team. Must be adaptable to changing priorities.
REPORTER – (Regular Full Time / Orlando): Use creativity, unique style, originality, innovation, discretion and good news judgment to enterprise, prepare and disseminate news stories in newscasts, during live reports and on the web site. Find local information in an innovative way. Cultivate and maintain contacts and evaluate leads/tips to develop story ideas. Utilize sources to develop substantive news stories. Write creatively and accurately to video. Provide live coverage of breaking events. Take initiative and be a leader in the newsroom. A minimum of two years’ experience preferred. Good news judgment and knowledge of fair and accurate journalism practices. Ability to tell stories and ad-lib effectively. Strong writing skills and thorough knowledge of current events; must be a team player. Working knowledge of newsroom computers
PLANNING PRODUCER – (Regular Full Time / Orlando): Plan coverage and produce content for our 5 ½ morning news block. Work closely with executive producers, producers and reporters to ensure that stories are enterprised and accommodated in newscasts. Daily duties include researching story ideas, booking guests, conducting interviews, and producing stories & segments for the newscasts. Understand the logistics of the assignment desk and the needs of a newscast through a producer’s eyes. Work with web site in developing stories, segments and projects to work in conjunction with newscasts. College degree in broadcast journalism or other related field. Previous assignment desk and/or producing experience preferred. Working knowledge of newsroom computers and the Internet.
PRODUCER – (Regular Full Time / Orlando): Produce and meet strategic goals for assigned newscasts. Create newscasts with impact by writing stories and teases creatively and effectively. Research and present compelling story ideas at daily editorial meetings. Utilize social media tools to engage and attract viewers. Strong creative writing skills and editorial judgment are a must. Working knowledge of newsroom computer systems, the Internet, graphic and production equipment, ENG & SNG remotes is desirable. College degree in an applicable discipline such as broadcast journalism. Prior experience in a television news department producing newscasts. Must work well under deadline pressure during breaking news.
METEOROLOGIST – (Regular Full Time / Orlando): Provide weather forecasts for broadcast, web and social media outlets as assigned. Report live in studio and on location. Conduct interviews and interact with the public. A minimum of three years’ experience working as a weather anchor. Must be able to work effectively on various media platforms. Must possess strong on air abilities, be creative and ad-lib effectively. Must have good news judgment and knowledge of fair and accurate journalism practices. Excellent people and communication skills; must be a team player. Expert knowledge of weather and newsroom computers. AMS Seal required. Barons/WSI background helpful. Hurricane forecasting experience a plus.
WOFL/WRBW ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE – (Regular Full Time / Orlando): Develop understanding of FOX35 and MY65's product. Market the stations to the advertising community. Produce and present effective sales strategies to existing and developed accounts that solve client problems and increase station revenues. Develop relationships with developmental retail clients, existing TV advertisers and their agencies. College degree and a minimum of two years work experience preferred. Candidate should possess top communication skills and be service oriented. Experience with new business development preferred. Knowledge of Scarborough, NSI, Enterprise, TV Scan and general computer skills a plus. Must have valid driver's license.
WOGX ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE – (Regular Full Time / Gainesville): Develop understanding of FOX51's product. Market the station to the advertising community. Produce and present effective sales strategies to existing and developed accounts that solve client problems and increase station revenues. Develop relationships with developmental retail clients, existing TV advertisers and their agencies. College degree or equivalent work experience. Candidate should possess top communication skills and be service oriented. Experience with new business development preferred. Knowledge of Scarborough, NSI, Enterprise, TV Scan and general computer skills a plus. Must have valid driver's license. This position is in our Gainesville office.
FOR CONSIDERATION FOR POSITIONS LISTED ABOVE: Forward resume and cover letter to: HR Director/Website, WOFL-FOX35, 35 Skyline Drive, Lake Mary, FL 32746. Fax to 407-805-0888. E-Mail to: email@example.com. Please identify position and referral source.
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Fox Television Stations Sales Sales Training Program
Description: Fox Television Stations Sales is seeking applicants for its Sales Training Program. The overall goal of the Training Program is to provide an internal pool of talent for future Account Executive positions within Fox Television Stations and Fox Stations Sales. Individuals must commit to a three-year program and must be geographically mobile. Assignments during and after completion of the program may be in any of the Fox Stations Sales offices or Stations located throughout the continental United States.