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Account Executive

Job Description: This position is responsible for creating and retaining advertising business for the station. Assist business owners, business managers and advertising agencies with the marketing of products and services through the use of television & digital advertising. Prospect, close, and service new business, as well as service existing business. Create full sales presentations and promotions. Work with production staff to create custom television commercials. Maintain thorough knowledge of television programming, audience delivery, advertising rates and practices for competitive television, radio, newspaper, billboard, and other media in the market. Negotiate advertising budgets in competition with other media.

Qualifications: 3 to 5 years outside direct-sales experience (broadcast sales and especially television sales preferred) . Record of growth and stability in employment. Solid knowledge of simple business mathematics. Knowledge of television industry and/or other media. Skills and aptitude with basic computer programs such as Word, Power Point & Excel, as well as ability to learn specialized
programs utilized in order input and research. Organizational skills a must! Aggressive, team-oriented attitude. Superior communication skills (oral, written, presentation) Excellent interpersonal skills, a "team player", ability to work effectively in a high-stress environment. Ability to work flexible hours.

Send resume and cover letter to: Human Resources, Marquee Broadcasting Kentucky, P.O. Box 149, Bowling Green, KY 42102  or email to: Please note position desired in subject line. EOE

News Anchor 

Job Description:  The Anchor is responsible for making professional decisions about the presentation, style & structure of a daily weekday TV show. Personable on-air presence with high energy and creative ideas. The ability to create compelling and entertaining content that appeals to our audience is key.  Duties include coordinating with other staff on show prep, co-producing daily shows, setting up interviews, reporting, blogging and social media posts, and attending station events & promotions, as needed. 

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in broadcast media and 2 to 3 years on-air experience preferred. Should have knowledge of local and national current events, highly proficient writing skills and have a high interest in news and pop culture trends.  Must be well organized with excellent time management skills.

Physical Requirements or Restrictions: Computer literacy and the ability to lift and carry up to 30 lbs. equipment.

Application Deadline: Aug. 31, 2018

Send resume and cover letter to: (Position desired in the subject line) or send resume to:  P.O. Box 149 Bowling Green, KY 42102 Attn. Personnel.   EOE. 

News Reporter/Multimedia Journalist

Job Description: Enterprise, shoot, write, and edit stories for TV broadcast, web, and social media.  Must be willing to develop news contacts and create strong lead story ideas.  We need a fast worker. If you are proficient in juggling several projects in a day, this job is for you.  A news hound is the perfect candidate, someone who lives for breaking news and is also willing to dive into long-term projects.  Will be a highly involved in community events and station personal appearances.  

Qualifications: Minimum 2 yrs TV news experience.  Undergraduate degree in broadcast journalism preferred. Must have solid news judgment and organizational skills with the ability and temperament to meet daily deadlines. Strong on-camera presentation skills required along with shooting and editing experience, writing and applicable computer skills.  Strong ad-libbing skills a must.   Must have proven track record in social media posting and viewer interaction.

Physical Requirements or Restrictions: Sight and dexterity to do computer input.  Ability to lift and carry up to 30 lbs. equipment.

Application Deadline: Until filled

Send resume and cover letter to: (Position desired in the subject line) or send resume to:  P.O. Box 149 Bowling Green, KY 42102 Attn. Personnel.   EOE. 

Part-Time Station Engineer

Qualifications:  Associates degree in Broadcasting Technology preferred.  At least 2 years in the field with related experience with current production software, microwave, satellite systems, and electronic news gathering operations. Should be familiar with current trends, and be up-to-date on the latest technological advances. Flexibility a must.  Excellent problem solving skills needed and must be capable of working with old and new technology.

Send resume and cover letter to: (Position desired in the subject line) or send resume to:  P.O. Box 149 Bowling Green, KY 42102 Attn. Personnel.   EOE. 

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WNKY-TV PO Box 149 Bowling Green,  KY 42102

Part-Time Master Control Operator (Weekends)

WNKY-TV is seeking a part time Master Control Operator. The candidate will be responsible for live and recorded air switching. Computer experience required, will train right candidate.  EOE

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