Announcer/Digital Media Specialist

New Media Broadcasters
Havre

Must be able to demonstrate a quality on-air sound, creative production and show an active interest in the local community. Requirements include good computer skills and a working knowledge of digital editing tools for multi-media production, copywriting and information updates utilized on-air, on-line, and everywhere in between. News and/or Sports writing experience is a definite plus. All Radio stations broadcast HD and either simulcast or multicast separate programming. We maintain separate mobile apps, voice skills, and social networking sites for each or our main broadcast channels. Aspiring digital media specialists are encouraged to apply! We are an award winning, top rated, small market, independently owned and operated broadcast group in Montana. Local is not lip service, we are community service! This is a career opportunity for the right person and offers health insurance, a 401K plan with employer match, paid vacation after the first year, limited moving expenses and temporary housing. New Media Broadcasters is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Enclosed vehicle in good operating condition is a necessary requirement. We are located approximately two miles north of the city and weather conditions demand a four wheel, all wheel or front wheel drive vehicle with good ground clearance.

Job Closing Date

Until filled

Contact

Qualified applicants are encouraged to send a cover e-mail with resume in either PDF or Word format to c.david.leeds@nmbi.com. Call 406-265-7841 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Mountain Time Zone for more information.

Account Manager

STARadio
Great Falls

OUR SENIOR ACCOUNT MANAGERS ARE DOING GREAT, AND NOW WE WOULD LIKE TO ADD AN ADDITIONAL ACCOUNT MANAGER. THE PERSON WE ARE LOOKING FOR MUST HAVE GREAT PROSPECTING SKILLS AND NOT AFRAID OF COLD CALLING. YOU MUST HAVE A VALID DRIVER’S LICENSE, RELIABLE TRANSPORTATION, GREAT COMPUTER SKILLS, TREMENDOUS PEOPLE SKILLS PLUS A LOT OF ENTHUSIASM AND INTEGRITY. STARADIO IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER ENCOURAGING MEMBERS OF MINORITY GROUPS AND WOMEN TO APPLY WEEKDAYS FROM 8 AM TO 5 PM AT 1300 CENTRAL AVENUE WEST, GREAT FALLS MONTANA. EMAIL; jsenst@staradio.onmicrosoft.com.

Job Closing Date

October 15, 2019

Contact

Jim Senst

Live Sports Director & Newscast Director

KULR-TV, SWX-TV
Billings

Job Description:  If you are a go-getter who loves sports and news and are looking for an opportunity to get hands-on with punching and directing live sports and news productions, KULR-8 wants to hear from you.

KULR-TV has an immediate opening for a sports/newscast director. The ideal candidate is a team leader who holds everyone around him/her accountable at all times. You will be primarily responsible for site survey’s, recruiting, and staffing remote sports productions for KULR-8 under our SWX banner. SWX is our secondary channel where we air locally produced high school and college games including but not limited to football, baseball, basketball, and volleyball. We have a state-of-the-art HD production trailer with a switcher, audio, replay & up to four cameras. The Billings region will produce up to 50 live sports broadcasts a year.

In between SWX remotes, this candidate will also serve as our fill-in newscast director. As part of our production team, our directors also have the opportunity to shoot and edit for sports and news.

This person will be responsible for gathering, organizing, coordinating and execution of all elements involved in the production of newscasts. You must have solid technical skills and some working knowledge of TV production. You must meet all deadlines and work well under pressure. You must possess a positive "can-do" attitude and be a part of a team. We will train the right person.

Duties Also Include:

  • Site survey’s, recruiting, & staffing SWX live productions
  • Cataloging all remote gear to ensure we have our tools before and after each remote
  • Training freelancers in the use and operation of remote equipment
  • Directing live sports broadcasts
  • Directing newscasts
  • Audio operation
  • Manage studio camera crew
  • Work well with newsroom producers and managers
  • Must meet deadlines and work well under stress

KULR-8 is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Women, Minorities and Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

- College degree preferred

- Valid driver's license

- Clean driving record

- ENPS, or similar newsroom computer experience preferred

- Good attitude and attention to detail is a must

Job Closing Date

Until filled

Contact

You can e-mail your cover letter and resume to pohnemus@kulr.com or mail to:

News Director

KULR

2045 Overland Avenue

Billings, MT 59102

Radio On-Air Talent

KBZM-KKQX-KSCY
Bozeman

Bozeman radio station group looking to add a radio air-talent, experience required. Could be a full-time position if you bring promotion director and/or sales experience, or a willingness to learn. Please email resume and MP3 audition. Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Email: Zepp@KBZM.com

Job Closing Date

Until filled

Contact

Email: Zepp@KBZM.com

Engineer Position Opening

Cherry Creek Media
Montana and Washington

Cherry Creek Media has openings for Chief Engineers in Montana and Washington.  The successful candidates will be responsible for installing and maintaining audio, computer, IP, and RF equipment.  Must able to work effectively with other departments, and able to set priorities and hit deadlines.  An associate degree in electronics is preferred with a minimum of 5 years of broadcast experience.  For more information, please contact Travis Cronen at tcronen@cherrycreekmedia.com.  Cherry Creek Media is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualifications

An associate degree in electronics is preferred with a minimum of 5 years of broadcast experience.

Contact

Sales/Traffic Assistant

KWYB - Cowles Montana Media
Butte, MT

Job Description: Data entry and support role within the sales and traffic departments for KWYB -TV. Duties will include but not be limited to, order entry, sales software maintenance, daily traffic log management and PSA/PI advertising maintenance. Work with account executives to ensure receipt and accuracy of necessary information. Work with Sales to coordinate community involvement opportunities.

Assist in developing sales packages of programming for both ABC, FOX and SWX television using information provided by the LSM and Station Managers. Must be able to work independently and as part of a team.
Position is full -time M-F/8-5pm - 40 hours a week.
ABC & FOX TV is seeking a Traffic and Sales Assistant to join our team in Butte. This position will be responsible for trafficking duties for television stations and sales assistant duties. Computer competent with strong detail orientation and organizational skills are required. Previous broadcast traffic experience is preferred though not required. Send resume and cover letter, noting desired position and referral source, by August 12, 2019 to: Human Resources, ABC FOX Montana, 2619 West College, Bozeman, MT 59718 or email to Keith.Teske@abcfoxmontana.com . EOE

Qualifications

Qualifications: Candidate must possess multi-tasking skills, organizational skills, familiarity with computer systems, attention to detail, the ability to perform in a fast-paced environment and be a team player. Broadcast television experience is preferred but not required.

Job Closing Date

08/31/19

Contact

Keith Teske

Content & Brand Producer

MontanaPBS
Bozeman

The Content and Brand Producer directs and produces original, high quality, video content for broadcast on MontanaPBS and across the station’s digital distribution platforms. Content produced will include short-form promotion, marketing, and underwriting related to local, regional and national programs and initiatives. The Content & Brand Producer provides management of the MontanaPBS visual image and brand, ensuring unity and quality across on-air, digital, and print platforms. Additionally, the Producer will create long-form programs that may include documentary, news/public affairs, performance and/or lifestyle content that engages statewide audiences and raises MontanaPBS’ profile by competing for regional and national awards.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Create and produce high quality, timely, and impactful programming covering a wide range of lengths and topics, ensuring high editorial and creative standards.
• Collaborate with and provide content production and leadership for a diverse group of teams including digital marketing, traffic, outreach, education, and development.
• Serve as the lead producer for promotion of programs and mission priorities across all platforms using traditional and emerging promotional tactics.
• Serve as the lead producer for high quality and effective fundraising and underwriting content, including live pledge productions and underwriting spots.
• Under the supervision of the Director of Production, manage the portfolio of MontanaPBS brands and visual identities across multiple platforms, including on-air, digital, and print.
• Develop, maintain, and implement promotional and marketing strategies to strengthen the image of MontanaPBS as a truly local service embedded with the trusted national PBS brand.
• Hire, supervise, define procedures and work objectives for a student technical crew.
• Supervise, maintain and provide recommendations for upgrades to a variety of equipment, including camera & lighting packages and post-production edit suites, in addition to effective and organized long term archiving schemes and equipment.

For complete job announcement and application procedures, click here: https://jobs.montana.edu/postings/17330
Equal Opportunity Employer, Veterans/Disabled

Qualifications

Qualifications:
1. Bachelor’s degree in film & television, broadcast journalism, or related field or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
2. Progressively responsible professional television production work experience.
3. Demonstrated professional experience applying broadcast television theory and practice including effective directing, writing, shooting, editing, lighting and audio recording and mixing, both in field and studio-based environments.
4. Demonstrated professional experience in effective motion and print graphic design, brand management and marketing strategies, including proficient use of industry standard digital tools and software.
5. Demonstrated creative editing and compelling story-telling skills with an emphasis on image, visual identity and branding.
6. Comprehensive, professional knowledge of traditional and emerging public relations and marketing tools.
7. Proficiency in social media platforms.

Job Closing Date

Screening of applications will begin on August 9, 2019

Contact

Television Account Executive

KULR 8 Television
Billings

KULR 8 Television is growing and has an opening for an Account Executive.  Be a part of our expanding sales team in a superior work environment. Responsibilities include prospecting for new business, analyzing customer's needs, developing presentations, negotiating business, selling specials and sponsorships, writing broadcast sales and production orders, and providing a high level of customer service as the liaison between the station and the client. Willingness to work as a team player is a must.  Sales experience preferred.  Excellent pay and benefits. Send resume and cover letter to frank.abbadessa@kulr.com .

 Frank Abbadessa

General Sales Manager

406-656-8000

frank.abbadessa@kulr.com

 

KULR-TV is an EOE, Women and Minorities encouraged to apply

Job Closing Date

08/31/19

Contact

Frank Abbadessa

General Sales Manager

406-656-8000

frank.abbadessa@kulr.com

On Air Personality

STARadio
Great Falls

DO YOU ENJOY SPORTS AND NEWS, COORDINATING PROMOTIONS, AND MANAGING ON-AIR PROMOTIONAL ACTIVITIES, THEN WE NEED TO HEAR FROM YOU. STARADIO IS CURRENTLY SEARCHING FOR A FULL-TIME ON-AIR PERSONALITY. PREVIOUS RADIO EXPERIENCE IS PREFERRED, COMPUTER KNOWLEDGE A MUST AND EXPERIENCE WITH AUDIO VAULT AND POWER GOLD IS HELPFUL. STARADIO IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER ENCOURAGING MEMBERS OF MINORITY GROUPS AND WOMEN TO APPLY WEEKDAYS FROM 8 AM TO 5 PM AT 1300 CENTRAL AVENUE WEST, GREAT FALLS MONTANA.

Qualifications

• Live/Talk Tracked Shows
• Extensive show preparation
• Local, local, local—upbeat, professional approach
• Host remote and station events as well as play by play sports announcing
• Assist with planning and execution of station promotions
• Other duties as assigned.

Job Closing Date

8/15/19

Contact

Integrated Digital Specialist

KSVI KHMT
Billings

Position Summary
As a member of the Nexstar digital sales team, the Integrated Digital Specialist (IDS) is responsible for generating and growing digital
marketing revenue for the company. The IDS will be become an expert on digital services and will work, both independently and in conjunction with the Nexstar sales team, to achieve revenue goals in the digital marketing services area.The Integrated Digital Specialist will achieve this by professionally and effectively selling Nexstar’s suite of digital marketing services and products.

Great benefits
401k plan, paid sick and vacation, health insurance, salary plus commissions.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
-Become a digital marketing services sales lead and subject matter expert in the market
-Develop and execute go-to-market sales strategies and tactics that result in exceeding personal and company revenue targets
-Establish, maintain and grow meaningful client relationships
-Generate new digital marketing business and grow business from existing clients
-Meaningful contributor in sales meetings on digital marketing topics (ex. best practice sharing, industry trends).
-Assist with training sales team on digital marketing services
-Effective closer
-Consistently communicate with clients
-Effective in "four-legged" call situations

Qualifications

College degree or digital marketing /media sales experience preferred
Valid driver’s license with a good driving record

Job Closing Date

9.28.19

Contact

Neil Wagner: nwagner@ksvi.com

Agricultural Sales and Marketing Representative

Northern Broadcasting System
Billings

Company Overview:
Northern Ag Network is a family-owned radio, television, and digital network which provides programs to stations across Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota and South Dakota. Northern Ag Network was started by former Senator Conrad Burns in 1975 and since 1986 has been owned and operated by Taylor Brown and his family. Northern Ag Network is a brand of Northern Broadcasting System which also The Northern News Network, a Montana radio news network that provides News, Weather and Sports programming to affiliates across the state.
Northern Broadcasting works with businesses of all sizes to help them grow market share through advertising and the staff is passionately committed to the success of our clients. The Browns are a ranch family from Eastern Montana and with their staff have a strong desire to serve rural America by helping producers get the information they need and helping businesses reach target audiences in rural America.
Our mission is to truly serve our audience, affiliate stations, and clients adding real value that enriches their lives and empowers the success of their business and their industry.
At the Northern Ag Network, we firmly believe in the opportunity that is generated from providing service to others and truly focusing on their success. We value integrity, meaningful relationships, and kindness to others.
The ideal candidate is someone who is an advocate for agriculture and rural America. Our company thrives off of small-town values and commitment to our industry, and we are looking for an employee who can serve others in unique ways.
Overall Objective for the Agricultural Sales & Marketing Representative:
To build relationships and partnerships with Agri-Businesses and assist in creating impactful advertising programs to help them target and reach Agriculture producers.

Essential Functions:
• Develop deep relationships with Agri-businesses and understand their challenges and opportunities.
• Build multimedia marketing plans that drive results for clients.
• Create attention-grabbing ads that represent clients and speak to their target audiences.
• Work to maximize sales and meet short term and long-term financial goals.
• Delight clients by going above and beyond to creatively serve their business and industry.
• Prospect for new relationships through multiple channels including trade shows, industry events like Stockgrowers and Grain Growers conventions or even your neighbor’s branding!
• Become an active player in the agriculture industry and community organizations – (From judging a FFA contest to serving on the Range Days board!)
• Track key performance indicators including total sales volume, new business, and relationship growth.
• Maintain current knowledge of agriculture marketing and advertising trends regionally and nationally.
• Collaborate with sales, broadcasters, and entire team to offer support and step-up when a need arises.

For consideration:
Please send your resume and an email/cover letter to Courtney Kibblewhite at ckibblewhite@northernbroadcasting.com . In your email please include:
1. Your background and interest/history in agriculture.
2. Recent Sales results achieved against your goals.

 Northern Broadcasting System, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Qualifications

Qualifications:
• Minimum 5 years of experience in agriculture business.
• Knowledge of and passion for agriculture.
• Evidence of sales (or related) goals met and achieved.
• Ability to uncover needs beyond the surface level and build trust with clients.
• Strong people skills. Deep desire to serve others and make a difference in their lives.
• An eye for the creative when it comes to generating marketing and advertising ideas and developing radio, digital or television ads.
• Self-motivated, persistent person with a strong work ethic.
• Ability to multi task and handle several objectives at once.
• Strong computer skills – Proficient in Word, Excel, Power point, Outlook and Social Media.
• College degree preferred.

Additional:
• Position is located at Company Headquarters at 600 1st Ave. North in Billings, MT.
• Agriculture Sales & Marketing Representative reports to the Vice President.
• Some Travel and additional hours will be necessary to meet with clients and attend events.
• Salary will be commensurate with experience and will include a large commission and/or bonus component.
• Full-time position includes health, dental and vision as well as 401k match.
• Industry-related volunteer hours are encouraged with manager approval. We like to spend time with 4-H and FFA kids!
• On-site and off-site sales training and professional development will be offered regularly.

Advancement Opportunities:
Opportunities for career development will be based on individual’s interests and abilities. Two directions for immediate growth within the short-term future include:
• Promotion to becoming the head of the sales team and driving sales for NBS.
• Promotion to include directing marketing efforts for NBS.

Job Closing Date

Until filled

Contact

For additional questions, please call 406-252-6661 or stop by our office at 600 1st Ave. North, Billings, MT 59101.

MARKETING EXECUTIVE

CHERRY CREEK MEDIA
WILLISTON, NORTH DAKOTA

FULL TIME
MARKETING EXECUTIVE

Cherry Creek Media in Williston, North Dakota is looking for a full time radio and digital advertising sales person. Cherry Creek Media owns DAKOTA COUNTRY 96.1, POWER 95.1 and KEYZ NEWS RADIO 660AM. Are you self motivated and want to have fun? Cherry Creek has company supplied laptops, health insurance, paid vacation and holidays, paid days for your involvement in community activities. A strong management team provides you will all the sales tools you will need to be successful. Media sales experience is not required. Outside sales experience is preferred. We will train you! This is not necessarily a commission only job. Bonuses are available. To apply: email your resume to jrgreeley@cherrycreekmedia.com All inquiries will receive a response. Cherry Creek Media is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Closing Date

06/30/2019

Contact

New Team Member

Mountain Broadcasting
Missoula

Mountain Broadcasting is looking for a new team member. If being part of a fun team and making a difference in the community is important to you, consider calling us for an interview. This position can be structured around your lifestyle and pays an above average hourly rate. The person needs to have excellent computer and organizational skills and be willing to learn new online techniques.

Text "jobsmt" to 40691.

Mountain Broadcasting is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diversity at all levelsm and all qualified applicans will receive consideration for employment. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

 

Job Closing Date

Open until filled

Contact

Tex "jobsmt" to 40691.

Kris Hardy
Mountain Broadcasting
P.O. Box 309
Missoula, MT 59806
406-542-1025

Part-Time Sales Assistant

Cowles Montana Media
Bozeman

Job Description: Data entry and support role within the sales department for KWYB -TV. Duties will include but not be limited to, order entry and sales software maintenance. Candidate will work with account executives to ensure receipt and accuracy of necessary information.

Assist in developing sales packages and proposals of programming for both ABC and FOX television using information provided by the LSM and Station Managers. Must be able to work independently and as part of a team.

Qualifications: Candidate must possess multitasking skills, organizational skills, familiarity with computer systems, attention to detail, the ability to perform in a fast-paced environment and be a team player. Sales department experience is preferred but not required.

Position is part-time M-F/8-5pm – up to 28 hours a week.

Physical Requirements or Restrictions: Sight and dexterity to do computer input. Ability to sit for long hours at a computer screen. Ability to lift some computer equipment (up to 30 pounds), distribute supplies throughout the sales office.

Application Deadline: June 7, 2019

Ad Copy : ABC & FOX TV is seeking a Sales Assistant to join our team in Bozeman. This position will be responsible for sales assistant duties. Computer competency with strong detail orientation and organizational skills are required. Previous sales department experience is preferred though not required. Send resume and cover letter, noting desired position and referral source, by June 7, 2019 : Human Resources, ABC FOX Montana, 2619 West College, Bozeman, MT 59718 or email to tonya.palazzi@abcfoxmontana.com. EOE

Abbreviated Ad Copy (for print): Hiring Sales Assistant. Go to abcfoxmontana.com for details. Cowles Montana Media. EOE

Job Closing Date

6/7/2019

Contact

Account Executive

KHBB - Cowles Montana Media
Helena

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 and digital advertising. Prospect for, close, and service new business, as well as, service existing business. Create full sales presentations and promotions. Work with production personnel to create 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.

KHBB - Cowles Montana Media, Attn: Max W. Smith, PO Box 1139, Great Falls, MT 59403. EOE

Qualifications

Qualifications: Outside direct-sales experience preferred (broadcast sales and/or advertising sales preferred) but not required. We will train the right individual. Record of growth and stability in employment. Solid knowledge of simple business mathematics. Knowledge of advertising industry and/or marketing background desired. Understanding of web, social media, SMS and other digital advertising mediums. Skills and aptitude with basic computer programs such as Word, PowerPoint & Excel, as well as ability to learn specialized programs utilized in order input and research. Organizational skills a must! Competitive, aggressive, team-oriented attitude. Superior communication skills (oral, written, presentation) Excellent interpersonal skills; a "team player." Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment. Ability to work flexible hours.

Job Closing Date

Until Filled

Contact

Public Affairs Specialist

Bureau of Land Management Montana/Dakotas State Office
Billings

The Bureau of Land Management Montana/Dakotas State Office is looking for someone with proven multi-media journalism skills to join our Communications/Public Affairs staff in Billings, MT.

If you’re a hard charger with mad skills and daily deadline experience, you may be just the person we need to help us implement an aggressive, cutting edge, 21st century approach to public information and stakeholder engagement.

Starting Salary $62,236 and up, depending on experience

For more information and to apply for the position: https://go.usa.gov/xmNg7

Qualifications

This position requires special qualifications that have been determined to be essential to perform the duties and will be used as a screen out element. Those who do not provide evidence in their resume that they possess the following selective factors will be rated not qualified: Skill and experience in planning, scripting, directing, editing, photography and videography utilizing and incorporating current media tools, media platforms, video and the internet to expeditiously inform the public.

Job Closing Date

5/30/2019

Contact

Sarah Holm sholm@blm.gov

Technical Director

KFBB-Cowles Montana Media
Great Falls

ABC FOX Montana is currently accepting applications for a full time Technical Director to join our team in Great Falls. Responsibilities include directing and calling the evening newscast live, assisting with breaking news, pre-production and special projects. The proper candidate must have good communication and organizational skills. Past experience in broadcast and production required. Candidates must be at least 18 years and available weekends and evenings. Please send resume or fill out application at KFBB-TV 3200 Old Havre Hwy, Black Eagle, MT 59414. EOE
Job Description: Direct the ABC and FOX Montana evening newscasts. Mark script notations for camera assignments, roll cues for packages, vo-sot’s and vo’s. Create fullscreen and key graphics using photoshop and operate news production board during multi-camera newscasts. Also responsible for monitoring live on-air news feeds while assisting the news producer in all aspects of news production. Must be able to keep a cool head under pressure, be able to toss out the script when breaking news occurs, handle last minute changes and work well with others. MULTITASKING IS KEY. Physical Requirements & Restrictions: Sight and dexterity to do computer input and run the news production board. Application Deadline: Until Filled

Qualifications

Qualifications: Must be able to roll packages, vo-sot’s and vo’s, operate switcher, character generator, Photoshop, ENPS, audio board and other equipment essential to daily news operation. Must work well under pressure. News experience is required.

Job Closing Date

Until Filled

Contact

Megan Lewis

Radio & Digital Advertising/Marketing Executive

Anderson Broadcasting
Kalispell, MT

Experienced Radio & Digital Advertising/Marketing Executive for Kalispell, MT location.

Anderson Broadcasting - Kalispell, MT location

Anderson Broadcasting is seeking an experienced, ambitious advertising marketing executive for Kalispell, MT location. Primary focus is on selling radio and digital advertising, which includes selling digital campaigns and assisting other marketing executives. The position requires an individual who can drive and exceed sales goals for multi-channel, multi-platform broadcasting stations. Candidate must be ready to handle cold-calls for new clients, and maintain enthusiastic consistency with developed clients. Strong leadership, communication, and above average computer skills are required.

Qualifications

-Candidate must have 2+ years of outside sales experience (required)

-Provide a proven track record in sales and building client relationships

-Strong organizational skills and above average computer skills

-Reliable form of transportation

Job Closing Date
Until filled

Job Type
Full-Time

Anderson Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Job Closing Date

Open until filled

Contact

Please send resume and cover letter, referral source, and salary history to Anderson Broadcasting, P.O. Box 10, Polson, MT 59860 or email: info@andersonbroadcasting.com