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Integrated Media Marketing Consultant

Identify Local Business For Growth Utilizing the WLFI Platforms

WLFI-TV is seeking a motivated Intergrated Media Marketing Consultant.  As an Integrated Media Marketing Consultant, you will be responsible for identifying local businesses that will be able to invest in a growth program utilizing the broadcast and digital properties offered by WLFI.  There is a strong training program offered and a 90 day guarantee before transitioning to commission.  If you love to help businesses grow, this is the position for you.

 

As a WLFi Integrated Media Marketing Consultant, basic computer capabilities in Microsoft Office are necessary.  A background in digital sales and marketing is a plus.  Individuals must be self-motivated, energetic, creative and focused on success.  We are looking for our next professional success story.

 

NOTE: This job description contains basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.  Job offer contingent on Background Check and Drug Screen.

 

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

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News Videographer

WLFI-TV is seeking a News Videographer who can shoot compelling video and sound, edit on non-linear equipment, operate a microwave live truck, write for broadcast and post video to web.

WLFI-TV is seeking a News Videographer who can shoot compelling

video and sound, edit on non-linear equipment, operate a microwave live

truck, write for broadcast and post video to web. Applicants must

demonstrate ability to handle DV cameras with hard drive, non-linear

editing software, laptop computer, mics, cables, microwave truck, fiber

link and any other equipment needed to perform the daily duties of news

gathering for multiple news platforms. You must be prepared to perform

multiple tasks and be able to work under deadline pressure. Good driving

record and valid driver’s license are mandatory. College degree in

broadcast news and internship at a commercial TV station required. We

are a CBS affiliate in a Big 10 University town with a variety of stories to shoot.

 

NOTE:  This job description contains basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned. Job offer contingent on Background Check and Drug Screen.  

 

EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED

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Technical Media Producer (FT)

WLFI TV 18, the CBS affiliate in West Lafayette, IN, is looking for a candidate with directing and or Master Control experience.

WLFI TV 18, the CBS affiliate in West Lafayette, IN, is looking for a candidate with directing and or Master Control experience. The ability to run Master control, ingest media into servers, and monitor on air signal output are the main responsibilities. This position will also direct live newscasts, and may perform various other tasks during live news broadcasts including audio operation.  The candidate will prepare playlist and programs for next day air, and purge content from the previous day’s logs. He / She must have good communication skills and the ability to react quickly to changes.

Ideal Candidates must be extremely detail-oriented, have a strong desire to learn, be able to work under pressure as part of a team, and be able to work flexible hours. If you are an experienced Director and or Production assistant looking to become a Director, this job is for you. 

 

Experience in Television Directing, is preferred.  A college degree is required. Candidates must have knowledge of computers and production equipment. The use of Adobe Photoshop, other editing software, as well as control room experience preferred. Experience with non-linear editing systems as well as a working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite is encouraged.   Automation knowledge is a plus.

 

 

NOTE: This job description contains basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned. Job offer contingent on Background Check and Drug Screen.

 

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

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Account Executive

WLFI-TV is seeking a motivated Account Executive. As an AE, you will be responsible for effectively maintaining and increasing revenue with established clients, as well as developing new business clients.

Job Title
Account Executive


Area of Interest
Sales

Position Type
Full-time

Job Description
WLFI-TV is seeking a motivated Account Executive. As an AE, you will be responsible for effectively maintaining and increasing revenue with established clients, as well as developing new business clients. Candidate must be able to develop relationships, have strong communications and organizational skills, and be able to create and deliver effective client presentations. AEs at WLFI are responsible for selling television and all digital platforms (WLFI desktop, app, tablet, and mobile). We will provide training in all areas to help grow your abilities and ensure success. A valid driver’s license, state-mandated automobile insurance, and an acceptable driving record are also required.

As a WLFI AE, basic computer capabilities in Microsoft Office are a must. A background in digital sales and marketing is a plus. Individuals must be self-motivated, energetic, creative and focused on success. We’re looking for our next professional success story!

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Sports Director

WLFI News 18 is looking for its next Sports Director.

WLFI News 18 is looking for its next Sports Director. A great opportunity for someone with 3 to 5 years of television experience who wants to take the next step in their career. We're looking for a talented storyteller to create stories with Big 10 competition at Purdue University and our Friday night high school sports franchise.

 Strong communication, leadership, and organizational skills are required. This position includes management duties including scheduling a two-person sports department, assigning shoots, handling feeds and working with news managers. This job requires someone who can shoot, report, write, edit, produce, and anchor daily sportscasts. Ability to cultivate local contacts and generate local stories are a must.

 Successful applicant must have a four year college degree.

 

Note:  This job description contains basic requirements for the position

and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties

may be assigned. Job offer contingent on background check and drug screen.

 

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

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Multiplatform Journalist

WLFI has a career opportunity as a Multiplatform Journalist.

WLFI has a career opportunity as a Multiplatform Journalist. We need a

storyteller who understands how to develop local contacts and generate

community news. Successful candidates must be able to shoot

compelling video and interviews, report, write clearly, voice and edit

stories for broadcast and post content to the web. Applicants must

demonstrate ability to handle DV camera with hard drive, non-linear

editing, laptop computer, web cam, mics, cables and any other equipment

needed to perform the daily duties of digital news gathering.

You must be prepared to perform multiple tasks and be able to work

under deadline pressure. Four year college degree in broadcast

Journalism and internship in TV news required. Must have good driving

record and valid driver’s license.

 

 

Note:  This job description contains basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned. Job offer contingent on background check and drug screen.

 

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

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