Multimedia Marketing Specialist

KSVI/KHMT/Nexstar
Billings

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The Multimedia Marketing Specialist consults with local businesses and organizations to provide customized marketing and advertising solutions utilizing a portfolio of local/ national broadcast television programming, event sponsorships and a broad portfolio of digital media products including streaming and on demand video.  Our ABC & FOX television affiliation provides outstanding opportunities for local placement within news content, sports and entertainment programing including but not limited to NFL, NBA, MLB, NASCAR, MLS, and NCAA sports coverage. Our broadcast television and online content allows our Multimedia Marketing Specialists to provide advertising and marketing solutions offering strong consumer engagement and targeted campaigns designed to drive sales and promote client brands. 

  • Prospects for new client engagement through a combination of online research, management recommendations and local business networking to identify key decision makers within each organization.  
  • Maintains a portfolio of assigned client accounts and develops new business relationships.
  • Prepares and presents recommended advertising and marketing solutions to clients utilizing Nexstar Media advertising products.
  • Develops creative commercial concepts in partnership with our production team to create a strong advertising message for consumer engagement. 
  • Demonstrates to customers how our recommended custom advertising and marketing strategies will help promote their products or services in the most effective way possible.
  • Participates in ongoing company training and weekly team/individual meetings with management.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Preferred Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, Advertising or Mass Communications, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.
  • Minimum one year’s experience in sales, marketing or customer service.
  • Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.
  • Criminal background check 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products.

COMPENSATION: COMMISSION

About Us

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) is a leading diversified media company that produces and distributes engaging local and national news, sports and entertainment content across television, streaming and digital platforms, including nearly 300,000 hours of original video content each year. Nexstar owns America’s largest local broadcasting group comprised of top network affiliates, with 200 owned or partner stations in 116 U.S. markets reaching 212 million people. Nexstar’s national television properties include The CW, America’s fifth major broadcast network, NewsNation, America’s fastest-growing national news and entertainment cable network reaching 70 million television homes, popular entertainment multicast networks Antenna TV and Rewind TV, and a 31.3% ownership stake in TV Food Network. The Company’s portfolio of digital assets, including The Hill and BestReviews, are collectively a Top 10 U.S. digital news and information property. In addition to delivering exceptional content and service to our communities, Nexstar provides premium multiplatform and video-on-demand advertising opportunities at scale for businesses and brands seeking to leverage the strong consumer engagement of our compelling content offering. For more information, please visit Nexstar.tv.

Nexstar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

To apply visit: Nexstar.tv

Job Closing Date

Until filled

Live Sports Director SWX TV Billings

Cowles Montana Media
Billings, MT

Live Sports Director
NonStop Local SWX is hiring a full-time Live Sports Director for our regional and statewide live sports events.
SWX recognizes the power of a story, and we are committed to bringing them to life through production of live sports events. We are looking to hire a director of remote production who can bring creativity, vision, and ambition to our organization. The ideal candidate will be able to oversee all aspects of our remote production van, from start to finish, always keeping brand image in mind. They must also be able to supervise other crew members, oversee freelance crews, maintain and operate all aspects of our field productions.
This position is based in beautiful Billings, Montana. Billings is a diverse, growing area with access to many outdoor and cultural activities.
A successful candidate must be motivated, ambitious, and hardworking. They must be organized and able to meet daily deadlines. Competitive salary & benefits. Come join a progressive multi-cultural operations in one of the most beautiful regions in the U.S. This is a great place to learn and grow in a community that supports and believes in local live events!
Job Description:
Objectives of this role
• Maintain, setup and operate our remote production van.
• Create a timeline of action items, deliverables, and deadlines.
• Manage existing crew members, train and improve productivity.
• Manage all aspects of transmission from site to production hub.
• Insure all venues have necessary infrastructure to produce live productions.
Responsibilities
• Distribute assignments to crew members.
• Resolve any scheduling or logistical conflicts.
• Oversee the field production progress to meet appropriate deadlines.

Qualifications

What You Bring (If we hire you for this job: these are the qualifications of an ideal candidate):

Skills and qualifications
• Knowledge of effective production techniques.
• Strong decision-making skills.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Knowledge of remote production techniques / operations.
• Creative thinking.
Preferred qualifications
• Experience working in sports production.
• Collaborative skills.
• Ability to lead freelance crews while executing a project’s vision.

How to apply: Please send your resume, cover letter, references and link to your reel (preferred) to Jeff Hite, Director of Recruiting and Training at: jeff.hite@nonstoplocal.com

Cowles Montana Media is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Job Closing Date

Until Filled

Contact

Jeff Hite Director of Recruiting & Training at: jeff.hite@nonstoplocal.com

General Manager/General Sales Manager

Newell Media, LLC/KFLN 960 AM and KJJM 100.5 The Rock
Baker
NEWELL MEDIA, LLC (KFLN 960AM AND KJJM 100.5 THE ROCK) IN BAKER, MONTANA, HAS AN OPENING FOR A GM/GSM POISITION. THIS TWO STATION MARKET WOULD BE THE PERFECT PLACE TO BEGIN YOUR RADIO MANAGEMENT CAREER, WORKING WITH A MONTANA-BASED OWNER TO CONTINUE GROWING AND IMPROVING THE STATIONS. WE FOCUS ON LOCAL COMMUNITY INVOLVMENT IN SOUTHEASTERN MONTANA AND SOUTHWESTERN NORTH DAKOTA, WITH EMPHASIS ON LOCAL SPORTS AND NEWS. LOOKING FOR A SELF-STARTER AND MOTIVATOR TO LEAD THE TEAM INTO THE FUTURE. SEND RESUME AND INQUIRES TO JOBS@RADIOBAKER.COM, OR CALL JAY NEWELL AT NEWELL MEDIA, LLC AT 406-671-9180. NEWELL MEDIA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Job Closing Date

Until filled

Broadcast Engineer

KUSM-TV - Montana PBS
Bozeman

Broadcast Engineer
KUSM-TV - Montana PBS
For complete job announcement and application procedures, click on:
https://jobs.montana.edu/postings/40358
Equal Opportunity Employer, Veterans/Disabled

Under the supervision of the Director of Technology, this position will be responsible for the design, implementation, and ongoing maintenance of the broadcast technical center, IT network, broadcast equipment, and television transmission equipment. This position will also provide technical support for Montana PBS production activities in the KUSM studio, live MSU sporting events, and other remote locations; performing related duties as required.
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Responsible for the operation and maintenance of all technical equipment used in television broadcasting for the MonatanaPBS Network ensuring uninterrupted services to the entire State of Montana.
• Plan, coordinate, and implement the technical requirements of MontanaPBS Television studio and field productions.
• Responsible for the safe operation and maintenance of radio frequency transmitters of all types in strict accordance with Federal Communications Commission regulations, Montana PBS standard operating procedures, and sound broadcast engineering practices.
• Provide technical support in classrooms, laboratories, and production facilities to Montana State University Faculty and Staff.
• Participate in the technical planning and implementation of new technologies at MontanaPBS.
See full description on job website: https://jobs.montana.edu/postings/40358

Qualifications

Required qualifications include:
1. Two years of post-secondary technical training specializing in broadcast engineering, information technology, electronic communications, or closely related field plus three years of full-time (or part-time equivalent) experience in one of the above fields or an equivalent combination of relevant education and/or experience.
2. Demonstrated in depth experience with digital television production, television studio maintenance, as well as computer networking and software skills.
3. Demonstrated working knowledge of LAN and WAN networking best practices.
4. Demonstrated competence with general and specialized computer word processing, spread sheets, data bases and drawing programs.
5. Demonstrated ability to diagnose and repair broadcast related equipment to component level Demonstrated competence using general test equipment including multi-meters, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, etc.
6. Relevant knowledge of digital television systems theory Knowledge of HD SD-SDI quality control for video & audio level and timing.

Job Closing Date

Until filled

Contact

John Peterson 406-994-3439

Account Executive

Butte Broadcasting
Butte

We are seeking a highly motivated, driven, and results-oriented Account Executive to join our sales team. The ideal candidate will be able to identify new business opportunities and develop collaborative relationships with a wide variety of local businesses. This position includes a full benefits package and on the job training. Butte Broadcasting is a locally owned business that believes in relationship sales. 

Responsibilities:

  • Frequently communicate with clients in person and via email to establish lasting relations
  • Identify potential client needs and recommend appropriate solutions
  • Submit advertisement schedules on a strict deadline
  • Serve as an expert of the company's products, policies, and services
  • Help clients determine which products and plans are best suited for them
  • Assist with various events and giveaways throughout the year
  • Work closely with other Account Executives and Office staff to to maintain continuity of commercials and schedules

Qualifications

  • Applicants should be personable and possess excellent communications skills
  • Exceptional Organizational Skills
  • Entrepreneurial mindset/passionate about assisting small businesses
  • Candidates will preferably have some experience in Marketing and Sales
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Excel
  • Applicants must have a reliable form of transportation (all mileage is reimbursed)

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off

Butte Broadcasting is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Closing Date

Until filled

Contact

Contact Maggie Davis at 406-494-7777 or email maggie@kbowkopr.com

Newscast Producer KULR TV

Cowles Montana Media
Billings, MT

NonStop Local KULR-TV is hiring a full-time Producer for our regional and statewide newscasts.
We are looking for a producer who can create, orchestrate, and energize the market’s news programming across all our platforms reaching Missoula, Bozeman, Butte, Great Falls, Helena and Billings. You’ll need to have good news judgement, create sizzle in your newscasts, and established writing skills to produce stories that are relevant and compelling to our viewers. We thrive on our patented coverage of breaking news and breaking weather. If you have the passion, and the ability to make quick decisions, multi-task, and work effectively under pressure, we want to hear from you! We're a family-owned company that isn't afraid to try something new. We're always looking for the next big thing and creativity is not only encouraged but expected.
This position is based in beautiful Billings, Montana. Billings is a diverse, growing area with access to many outdoor and cultural activities.
A successful candidate must be motivated, ambitious, and hardworking. They must be organized and able to meet daily deadlines. Competitive salary & benefits. Come join a progressive multi-cultural newsroom in one of the most beautiful regions in the U.S. This is a great place to learn and grow in a community that supports and believes in local journalism!
Job Description:
Each producer for our family-owned company is expected to share in the same baseline job description. You will report to the News Director as well as other managers. Producers report the original content that is the backbone of our news operations. A good producer is a team player with attention to detail, accuracy, dedication, sharp writing, and a strong flair for compelling video. A great producer is offended by the word "stack" and uses every available second in a newscast to create an experience for the viewer. Producers are also unashamed control freaks, driven by a need to find the truth.
Baseline Job Description:
• Produce and write assigned segments, which may include non-linear newscasts.
• Participate in daily planning meetings. Contribute ideas for news programming based on research and our news strategy.
• Work closely with news managers to determine the composition and flow of the newscast, to select video, to write and copy-edit stories.
• Recognize stories with potential and develop them into compelling broadcast content
• Ensure video detail and news rundown is provided to editors. Ensure any visuals shown are relevant, appropriate, and impactful. Make certain all video is previewed for accuracy.
• Scour websites and social media to monitor and report news, find sources and leads for stories and also to gain competitive intelligence.
• Maintain standards of accuracy and fairness in news coverage.
• Break down complicated and involved stories so they are accurate, interesting and easy to understand.
• Excellent time-management skills, with the ability to prioritize, multi-task and work under shifting deadlines in a fast-paced environment
• Builds relationships with all team members proactively including anchors and meteorologists.
• Communicate frequently throughout the day and work collaboratively with others in the newsroom.
• Commands control room by communicating clear vision to production team, reporters and anchors.
• Ensures reporter intros and tags flow with the rest of the newscast.
• Assists in the production of special projects and other content related to program and/or station
• Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications

What You Bring (If we hire for this job: these are the qualifications of an ideal candidate):
• Ability to think quickly and respond to breaking news in high pressure situations and have strong organization skills.
• Must be well read on current affairs and have a wide range working knowledge and understanding of general interest subjects.
• Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
• Availability for big breaking news coverage on unassigned shift.
• Exceptional written communications skills using a conversational writing style.
• Strong editorial judgment and a proven ethical foundation.
• An above-average, demonstrable knowledge of television newscast production techniques and television news writing.
• At least one year of related work experience preferred including: Direct responsibility for producing a news program and preparing rundowns.
• Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or Communications preferred.
• Applicants must successfully pass a background screening.
How to apply:
Please send your resume, cover letter, references and link to your reel (preferred) to Jeff Hite, Director of Recruiting and Training at: jeff.hite@nonstoplocal.com
Cowles Montana Media is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Job Closing Date

June 8th or until filled

Contact

Jeff Hite Director of Recruiting & Training at: jeff.hite@nonstoplocal.com

Wake Up Montana Reporter/MMJ

KULR TV Cowles Montana Media
Billings MT

Position: Wake Up Montana Reporter/Multimedia Journalist

Wake Up Montana is looking for its next rising star! This MMJ will be based in Billings, Montana and join a team of 5 reporters, positioned throughout the state, to deliver live content for a 2-hour M-F statewide morning newscast. Competitive salary & benefits. Come join a progressive multi-cultural newsroom in one of the most beautiful regions in the U.S. This is a great place to learn and grow in a community that supports and believes in local journalism!

We are looking for an enterprising, energetic and hard-working MMJ who can handle hard news, as well as the lighter side. The right candidate will be dynamic and hungry to learn. This MMJ will use social media to help gather and break stories, as well as engage with viewers. The right person for this gig is adventurous and wants to provide a memorable experience for viewers every day. You’ll get to do this from one of the most beautiful regions of the U.S. - Big Sky Country! Billings, MT is a dream come true for anyone who loves the outdoors. And, there’s no sales tax!

Details on Duties and Responsibilities: Be nimble enough to report on multiple stories, when necessary, on a given day, on multiple platforms; Must be willing to work different shifts and/or travel when a story requires. Must be able to work solo and independently; Must be able to operate and handle equipment including but not limited to camera, live pack, iPhone, editing laptop; Must have the ability to lift and carry up to 25lbs of equipment; Must have a working knowledge of journalistic law and ethics as well as FCC policies on broadcast.

Qualifications

Qualifications: BA in journalism, communication or another preferred disciplineTake advantage of the flexible work-life harmony NonStop LOCAL Billings offers and the beautiful National Parks across Montana. Begin an adventure you’ll never forget, by sending your cover letter, resume, and a link to your work to Jeff Hite Director of Recruiting & Training at: jeff.hite@nonstoplocal.com

For more details go to our website: https://www.nonstoplocal.com/employment/

Cowles Montana Media is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

No phone calls please..

Job Closing Date

Until Filled

Contact

Jeff Hite Director of Recruiting & Training at: jeff.hite@nonstoplocal.com

Sports Reporter

KULR TV Cowles Montana Media
Billings MT

NonStop LOCAL Billings is hiring a full-time Sports Reporter for our regional and statewide newscasts. This position is based in the beautiful Billings, Montana. We are looking for a creative sports storyteller with solid shooting and editing skills. A successful candidate must be a self-starter, motivated, ambitious, and hardworking. They must be organized and able to meet daily deadlines. Competitive salary & benefits. Come join a progressive multi-cultural newsroom in one of the most beautiful regions in the U.S. This is a great place to learn and grow in a community that supports and believes in local sports. Do you like calling games? Good thing, because you’ll be involved with live sports production too, with our SWX sports network!

Qualifications

Job Description: Shoot/Write/Edit sports stories for television broadcast, web, and social media. Community Appearances and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
• Undergraduate Degree in Broadcast Journalism preferred
• Camera and editing skills are a must
• PC competent
• Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs. equipment
• Creative storyteller
• Organized
• Ability to meet daily deadlines
• Desire to cover breaking sports/news stories

Take advantage of the flexible work-life harmony NonStop LOCAL Billings offers and the beautiful National Parks across Montana. Begin an adventure you’ll never forget, by sending your cover letter, resume, and a link to your work to: Jeff Hite Director of Recruiting & Training at: jeff.hite@nonstoplocal.com

Cowles Montana Media is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Job Closing Date

Until Filled

Contact

Jeff Hite Director of Recruiting & Training at: jeff.hite@nonstoplocal.com

Reporter/Multimedia Journalist

KULR TV Cowles Montana Media
Billings MT

NonStop LOCAL Billings is hiring a full-time Multimedia Journalist for our regional and statewide newscasts. This position is based in beautiful Billings, Montana. Competitive salary & benefits. Come join a progressive multi-cultural newsroom in one of the most beautiful regions in the U.S. This is a great place to learn and grow in a community that supports and believes in local journalism!
We are looking for an enterprising, energetic and hard-working MMJ who can handle hard news, as well as the lighter side. The right candidate will be dynamic and hungry to learn. This MMJ will use social media to help gather and break stories, as well as engage with viewers. The right person for this gig is adventurous and wants to provide a memorable experience for viewers every day. You’ll get to do this from one of the most beautiful regions of the U.S. - Big Sky Country! Billings, MT is a dream come true for anyone who loves the outdoors. And, there’s no sales tax!

Qualifications

Details on Duties and Responsibilities: Be nimble enough to report on multiple stories, when necessary, on a given day, on multiple platforms; Must be willing to work different shifts and/or travel when a story requires; Must be able to work solo and independently; Must be able to operate and handle equipment including but not limited to camera, live pack, iPhone, editing laptop; Must have the ability to lift and carry up to 25lbs of equipment; Must have a working knowledge of journalistic law and ethics as well as FCC policies on broadcast.
Qualifications: BA in journalism, communication or another preferred discipline.
Take advantage of the flexible work-life harmony NonStop LOCAL Billings offers and the beautiful National Parks across Montana. Begin an adventure you’ll never forget, by sending your cover letter, resume, and a link to your work to Jeff Hite Director of Recruiting & Training at: jeff.hite@nonstoplocal.com
Cowles Montana Media is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. No phone calls please.
For more details go to our website: https://www.nonstoplocal.com/

Job Closing Date

Until Filled

Contact

Jeff Hite Director of Recruiting & Training at: jeff.hite@nonstoplocal.com