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 the duties/responsibilities and requisite skills of each position.

National Sales Manager

The National Sales Manager is part of a highly driven team, self-motivated, success oriented, responsible for establishing and maintaining good relationships with our Rep firm in order to achieve the station’s revenue and financial goals.

*Main Duties and Responsibilities: Developing client relationships, handling clients at various stages of the sales cycle – including account updates, weekly projections and forecasting of future advertising. Development of all national sales plans, which includes multi-platform promotions and programs. Monitoring sales results and implementing corrective actions as needed.

* Responsible for short and long range plans, generating packages, negotiating advertising rates and creating oral and written presentations resulting in revenue growth* Working effectively with other departments to identify and address key business revenue opportunities.

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.

Interested candidates: Click here to apply.
EOE

Web Content Producer

WDAF-TV/FOX 4 is looking for a Web Content Producer with a passion for breaking news, factual and thorough storytelling, social media, new technology and software tools.  Responsibilities include: writing news, creating professional and engaging posts for Facebook and Twitter and other social media accounts on behalf of the station, interacting with viewers, following trending stories, working with reporters, producers, news managers and on occasion, the sales department. The position requires a high volume of writing and intense multi-tasking.

Minimum Knowledge Skills & Abilities:

  • Experience writing using AP style
  • Familiar with managing Facebook and Twitter for business
  • Image and video editing skills (Photoshop & Final Cut Pro)
  • Basic knowledge of HTML
  • Experience using WordPress or a comparable CMS
  • Understanding of Google Analytics, RSS, FTP, SEO, Etc.
  • Valid driver’s license

Education Requirements: Four year college degree preferred

Related experience working in a newsroom

Interested candidates should click here to apply.

No phone calls please.

EOE/M/F/D/V

Operational Engineer- per diem

WDAF-TV is looking for an experienced television operation engineer to join our team of broadcast professionals.

Can you handle the challenge with professionalism and the unique sense of humor you’ll only find in a broadcast facility? Are you at your best when things are at their worst? Do you feel comfortable calling yourself a “broadcaster”?

The ideal candidate has several years of experience with broadcast automation systems and/or strong computer skills or IT experience.

Master control duties include:

Prepping syndicated programming, running commercial breaks during newscasts and high-value network & sports programming. Operating the audio mixer and various other broadcast related equipment during the station news shows. Must be able to work in a high pressure atmosphere. Keep the station in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including transmitter operations, EAS requirements and logging and compliance with the 1990 FCC Children’s Act.

Must be able to hear distortion in an audio program; Maintain an accurate log & write a report of discrepancies.

Accurately check every aspect of each log in the automation system with all provided timing sheets & make certain all programs, commercials, promos & PSAs match.

Maintain an up-to-date knowledge of WDAF programming schedules, programming changes, station sales promotions and other promotional activities, etc.

Professionally represent WDAF by creating and maintaining a pleasant, friendly atmosphere.

To apply, please submit resume and a completed application to by clicking here.

No phone calls, please.

EOE/M/F/D/V

News Producer

Are you a producer that is passionate about the news business? Can you showcase a newscast instead of just stacking it? Do you have strong editorial judgment and creativity? If so, WDAF-TV is looking for you.

The qualifications for the job include: four year college degree in journalism or related field preferred, one year of previous television news producing preferred, strong writing skills, basic p.c. and phone skills and the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with co-workers and managers.

Successful candidates must be a strong writer on multiple platforms, able to produce a dynamic newscast capable of holding and growing an audience, organized, detail oriented, communicative and capable of completing multiple, complex tasks on deadline.

The qualifications for the job include: four year college degree in journalism or related field preferred, one year of previous television news producing preferred, strong writing skills, basic p.c. and phone skills and the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with co-workers and managers.

Please submit a resume and link of one or more newscasts you’ve produced.

Interested candidates should apply directly in the jobseekers section of www.tribune.com.

No phone calls please.

EOE/M/F/D/V