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Director/TMP Operator

WTHI-TV is seeking an experienced Director/TMP Operator to join our award-winning team.  We’re a dominant #1 station with great resources and a long tradition of success.

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Direct/technical direct locally produced programs. (News, Program, Promotion)
  • TMP. Technical Media Producer. Master control responsibilities.
    • Supervise and produce commercial, promotion and other on air products.
    • Supervise production and master control staffs during shifts.
    • Maintain quality air signal for newscasts, commercial production, promotion, public service, station breaks and program transitions. Ingest and QC content.
    • Train and supervise part and full time staff involved with on air operations.
  • Electronic field production.
  • Understand operations of all production equipment and minor equipment repair.
  • Coordinate maintenance during production hours for equipment repair.
  • Work with other departments, clients and agencies.
  • Newsroom responsibilities. Assist as producer, editing and other needs.
  • Work with all station social media and digital projects.
  • Other job related duties as required

 

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment under pressure of strict deadlines
  • Background and experience in all aspects of broadcasting is a necessity.
  • Ability to operate essential equipment

 

Special Skills (Preferred):

  • This job requires technical director and director skills

 

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Please apply at:

http://www.wthitv.com/about-us/jobs            

About Allen Media Broadcasting:   

Allan Media Broadcasting offers strong benefits including health, vision, dental and life insurance for full time employees and a 401(k) contribution plan for eligible employees. 

 

 

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Weather Anchor/MMJ

WTHI-TV is seeking an experienced Weather Anchor/MMJ to join our award-winning team.  We’re a smaller market station, but we take our news and weather coverage seriously.  We’re a dominant #1 station with great resources and a long tradition of success.

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Accurately interpret weather data, develop forecasts, generate graphics and present information in a clear manner
  • Fill-in for other weathercasts when needed
  • Develop and create Special Reports
  • Generate online weather forecasts, stories and participate in daily blogging
  • Generate weather updates on Social Networking sites and conduct conversations with our viewers daily
  • Create compelling graphics to weather stories
  • Generate compelling weather story ideas
  • Adapt quickly to severe weather and other breaking news situations
  • Community and school involvement
  • Other job related duties as required

 

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment under pressure of strict deadlines
  • College degree preferred
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record required
  • Strong writing skills

 

Special Skills (Preferred):

  • Non-linear video editing

 

 

********* EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED *********

Please apply at:

http://www.wthitv.com/about-us/jobs            

About Allen Media Broadcasting:  

Allan Media Broadcasting offers strong benefits including health, vision, dental and life insurance for full time employees and a 401(k) contribution plan for eligible employees. 

 

 

 

 

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Part-Time Production Services

WTHI-TV is seeking a person to work with a team of people to assist in the behind the scenes production of the News casts.

JOB SUMMARY:

Operate various equipment (audio, visual, graphics, lighting, digital) used for media production and/or transmission.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

• Collaborate with the director and studio staff to coordinate the action in the studio.
• Collaborate with set designers to determine the needs of the production.
• Builds and decorates the set and/or provides props used for production.
• Assist in the installation, operation and maintenance of sound recording equipment.
• Operate studio graphic systems during broadcast/production.
• Provide audio production-related support as needed, and may work with outside production facilities.
• Assist in digital media productions, liaising with appropriate departments.
• May convert analog recordings, film, or printed materials to digital format.
• Maintains and stores equipment, records and tapes.

Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

• Must be able to interact well with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers, production and engineering staff.
• Detail oriented.
• Excellent communication and organization skills.
• Familiarity with processes and procedures of a television production department.

Education/Experience:

High School Diploma. Experience in television, film, or post production preferred but not required.

Training/Equipment: N/A

Work Environment/Physical Requirements: High stress environment with deadline pressures. Some travel may be required on an occasional basis.

NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.

 

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Local Sales Account Executive

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Includes the following (other duties may be assigned):

 

  • Expand local sales in the Terre Haute area by bringing new advertisers to the station, generating new leads, and selling digital advertising.
  • Develop client relationships, contact key accounts, handling clients at various stages in the sales cycle including account updates, weekly projections and forecast of future advertising.
  • Generate packages, negotiate advertising rates, create oral and written presentations and knowledge of comScore ratings is helpful.
  • Monitor accounts receivables of client base.
  • Establish and maintain good relationships with buyers and clients.
  • Develop short and long range plans for revenue growth.
  • Research, analyze, and monitor competitive media for new leads.

 

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred with emphasis in Business/Marketing/Communications.
  • Sales related experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of all aspects of the television, broadcasting and internet industries.
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as commissions, proportions and percentages.
  • Excellent public relations skills. Computer proficient.  Ability to travel and work long hours.
  • Valid driver’s license and state mandated automobile insurance and an acceptable driving record are required.
  • Pre-Employment and Random Drug Testing

 

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News Producer

                        

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Includes the following (other duties may be assigned):

  • Produce Newscast
  • Write compelling broadcast copy and teases
  • Copy edit stories written by others
  • Fill-in produce other newscasts, series and special reports as assigned
  • Develop, write and edit compelling news stories on a daily basis
  • Develop and maintain contacts and news sources throughout viewing area
  • Non-linear editing of VO’s and VOSOT’s
  • Write, edit and post compelling content for website
  • Other job related duties as required

 

Job Requirements:

  • College degree in journalism or related field
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record required
  • Strong News judgment
  • Strong Writing skills

 

Special Skills (Preferred):

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment under pressure of strict deadlines
  • Non-linear editing
  • ENPS
  • Web Publishing Skills

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MMJ / Producer

JOB SUMMARY: The MMJ combines artistic talent, technical expertise, and composition skills to produce images that will provide a visual story on a given topic as assigned.

 

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
* Shoots and edits news video stories, including daily news, special news, features, sports and live events.
* Takes direction from, and interact with, the assignment desk, producers, reporters, anchors and production control room personnel.
* Maintains and operates camera equipment as well as company vehicle safely and efficiently.

 Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
* Maintains positive work environment through active team participation and cooperation with co-workers in all departments.
* Responds positively to feedback.
* Ability to edit raw video to newscast form in a manner to complete the story for the viewer.
* Proficient in social networking sites. Ex: Twitter, Facebook.
* Must be detail-oriented.
* Must present professional image as a representation of the station at all times.

 

Please apply at:

http://www.wthitv.com/about-us/jobs


Education/Experience: High School Diploma or GED is required. A Bachelor's degree or equivalent in broadcasting, journalism, or related field preferred. Minimum of 2 years video photography in a medium or major market TV News station preferred, but not required.

 

Training/Equipment: Operate live trucks and camera equipment.

 

Work Environment/Mental/Physical Requirements:
Must be able to operate computer and editing machine. High stress environment with deadline pressures. Travel will be required on a regular basis. Position requires the transport of equipment weighing up to 60 lbs. Position often requires work in extreme outdoor temperatures. A valid driver's license and an acceptable driving record are required.

 

 

NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.

 

********* EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED *********

 

About Allen Media Broadcasting:   

Allen Media Broadcasting offers strong benefits including health, vision, dental and life insurance for full time employees.

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