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Job Title: News Intern

Details:

WDCW DCW50 is looking for a broadcast journalism student (and related majors), enrolled in their junior or senior year or graduate program, who qualify for academic credit at their school. The Internship is exposed to the following departments: News, Production, Weather, and Sports

Vacancy Type:

Part Time

Experience:

Must be 18 or older and eligible to work in the US.  Registered students in good standing at an accredited college or university preferred.

Students can receive university or college credit for participating in this program but need to handle paperwork involved.

Requirements:

Students wishing to Intern at DCW50 should compile and submit:

(1) Resume and (1) cover letter

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Letter certifying academic eligibility from a college/university adviser that also outlines any college/university requirements.

(2) letters of recommendation from an academic professional

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Please email the above information to DCW50 Managing Editor Ilya Grossman at igrossman@tribunemedia

Job Title:  Account Executive   #2014-40498

Overview: WDCW-TV, the Tribune Media / CW Affiliate in Washington, DC, is seeking a dynamic and innovative individual for the position of Account Executive.

Responsibilities:

Duties include but are not limited to: Generating local revenue, ensuring all financial goals are being exceeded, while developing and maintaining relationships with agencies and clients

  • Ability to develop and maintain direct relationships with agencies and clients to promote station image and perception
  • Identify needs of advertisers and prepare custom sales presentations
  • Consult with sales management on opportunities and specific needs of clients
  • Develop and create new programs to maximize revenue from existing clients
  • Constantly develop new business revenue streams
  • Maintain a customer friendly attitude and dedication to customer needs

Qualifications:

Bachelors degree, 1-3 years selling experience, preferably in television or other media.

Contact:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

 

Job Title: Sales Assistant

Details:

WDCW-TV is the Tribune Media owned CW affiliate in Washington, D.C is looking for a motivated candidate for the role of Sales Coordinator.

The Sales Coordinator position is responsible for supporting Local/National/Digital Account Executives and Sales Management to achieve departmental goals.

Vacancy Type:

Full Time

Experience:

Candidate must have 1 – 3 years relevant work experience or college equivalent

Must be proficient in all Microsoft Office applications

Possess outstanding organizational and communication skills, task oriented

Must be self-motivated

Ability to multitask, work well in a team environment and communicate with internal and external clients quickly and accurately

Requirements:

Entry and maintenance of Local, National and Digital orders

Resolve discrepancies

Monitor sales management phone lines and main station line

Assisting in the preparation of Sales presentations

Utilizing the Wide Orbit, Medialine and other industry applications to enter/maintain orders

Provide backup support for Sales Assistants and Account Executives

All other general office responsibilities as directed

Accurate completion of sales management expense reports

Contact:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com

 

Job Title: Research and Marketing Analyst

Vacancy Type:

Full Time

Experience:

Workplace experience, minimum of 2-5 years in marketing, research, communications or design role

Media or similar industry research experience preferred

Microsoft Office knowledge – Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook

Strong knowledge of Nielsen, Scarborough, Wide Orbit Media Sales, Media Monitors, comScore and other broadcast/digital industry research tools

Strong proofreading and copyediting skills

Working knowledge/understanding of social media platforms including Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Snap, Instagram, etc. and how they can drive ROI for clients

Professional and engaging demeanor

Ability to professionally handle confidential client information

Ability to self-motivate and complete workload with minimal oversight and short deadlines

Requirements:

Broad thinker and strategic planner who can prepare and present presentations and research materials for our broadcast and digital properties utilizing PowerPoint, Excel, Emerging tools, etc.

Differentiates our brand in the marketplace by working with creative services, news and sales management/account executives to develop custom advertiser solutions informed by the latest research data

Identifies interactive and social trends to assist in positioning our brands

Oversees all research functions including the practical application of resources from Nielsen, Kantar, ComScore, Media Monitors, Wide Orbit and other tools to expand the sales and marketing effectiveness of our brands in the marketplace

Contextualizes ratings challenges, successes and future trends for sales, programming, promotion, news and executive management

Join Account Executives on client calls to present integrated campaigns based in research

Develop customized proposals, recaps and capability decks for account executives using Microsoft PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop, research data and other tools

Assists in the planning and execution of broadcast and digital campaigns utilizing the latest research data to ensure media campaigns are successful

Contact:

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com