Production Assistant – Full Time

Cowles Montana Media - KULR 8
Billings

We are looking for a dynamic, creative and self-motivated individual for Wake Up Montana, a 2-hour statewide morning news show. This person will be responsible for editing, shooting, and camera operation for the entire morning show.
You must have solid journalistic judgment as well as a working knowledge of TV production including graphics, pre-production and computer skills.
You must meet all deadlines and work well under pressure. You must possess a positive ``can-do`` attitude and love working on a team.
Our ideal candidate would be someone looking to learn all technical aspects of broadcasting and is willing to train to be a newscast director.
Duties Also Include:
· Must meet deadlines and work well under stress
· Possess good news judgment
· Positive ``can-do`` attitude and team player
· Non-linear video-editing (Adobe Premiere)
· Operating studio cameras
· Shooting and editing Wake Up Montana stories

KULR-8, Wake Up Montana, Cowles Montana Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications

· Strong communication skills
· Self-starter able to work with little direction and solve problems
· Must be dependable and reliable.
· Shift is Monday through Friday, 12:30 am - 9:30 am. Work on some holidays will be necessary.
May be called on for other special events such as elections, fires, floods and/or other breaking news.
· Position open until filled

Contact

Account Executive

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

Qualifications

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. 406-761-2800.

Contact

Jane Fischer

406-761-2800

jfischer@staradio.onmicrosoft.com

Account Executive

Cowles Montana Media
Great Falls

FBB-TV ABC-FOX-SWX Great Falls, seeks a highly motivated, career-oriented Account Executive with direct-sales experience to join our sales team. The ideal candidate will flourish in a competitive and fast paced industry.

Qualifications

Must have exceptional relationship-selling skills, creativity, excellent communication skills and outside sales experience. We offer strong pay-for-performance. Prospecting experience and an assertive, confident, independent work style that thrives on closing the sale is a must. Advertising Media Sales experience preferred, but not required. Send resume and cover letter to:

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

 

Contact

Morning Producer

Cowles Company
Billings

Are you looking for an opportunity that could help you land a gig in the “bigs”? This may be it!

We’re looking for a dynamic producer to help lead the charge for a 2-hour state-wide morning newscast.

You’ll help “Wakeup Montana” utilize a team of 5 reporters to deliver daily “live” hits of new, fresh and unique content throughout the region.

This position is for a go-getter who understand strong, creative production, isn’t afraid of breaking news, and loves the challenge of “live” TV.

If you have the skills, the passion, and the ability to make quick decisions, multi-task, get social /digital and work effectively under pressure, we want to hear from you!

Duties Also Include:

- Producing as scheduled.
- Writing and editing news copy
- Must meet deadlines and work well under pressure
- Possess good news judgment
- Positive ``can do`` attitude and team player
- Posting to our various websites and social media platforms
- Non-linear video-editing

 

Cowles Company is an equal opportunity employer, women, minorities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

- Broadcast Journalism degree
- Previous line producing experience a plus
- Strong writing and communication skills
- Self-starter able to work with little direction
- Must be dependable and reliable.
- May be called for other special events such as elections, fires, floods and/or other major events.

Qualified applicant should have a degree in broadcasting or related field and experience producing local television news.

If you want to be part of our team, send a resume & demo link to traci.zeravica@khq.com.

No phone calls please.

Experience in the broadcast industry is a plus but not required.

News Director
KULR
2045 Overland Avenue
Billings, MT 5910

Contact

Account Executive

Cowles Montana Media
Great Falls

Cowles Montana Media, KFBB-TV ABC-FOX-SWX Great Falls, seeks a highly motivated, career-oriented Account Executive with direct-sales experience to join our sales team. The ideal candidate will flourish in a competitive and fast paced industry. Cowles Montana Media is an equal opportunity employer EOE.

Qualifications

Must have exceptional relationship-selling skills, creativity, excellent communication skills and outside sales experience. We offer strong pay-for-performance. Prospecting experience and an assertive, confident, independent work style that thrives on closing the sale is a must. Advertising Media Sales experience preferred, but not required. Send resume and cover letter to:

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

Contact

News Director

KFBB/KHBB Great Falls/Helena - Great Falls
Great Falls, Helena

ABC FOX Montana is seeking an experienced, dynamic, engaging and creative leader to be our next News Director. This position is based in Great Falls with a bureau office in Helena. Cowles Montana Media continues to invest in people and technology to build this station into Montana’s premiere news leader. If this sounds like you, and you’re ready to earn your news director stripe or looking for a higher quality of life.

Qualifications

The News Director will be responsible for budgets, training, hiring, talent contracts, strategic planning, and the station’s digital news content. Candidates should be engaged in building and developing a highly skilled, passionate and empowered newsroom staff. As our leader of leaders, you should also possess superior news judgment and a deep understanding of social media and its relationship to local news. Cowles Montana Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please send resume and cover letter via mail to:

Keith Teske, ABC FOX Montana, PO Box 1139, Great Falls, MT 59403

Contact

Keith Teske
406-453-4370
keith.teske@cowlesmontana.com
kfbb.com

Account Executive

Cherry Creek Media
Williston

Cherry Creek Media in Williston, North Dakota is looking for a Full Time Account Executive to sell Radio and Digital Advertising. If you are a hard working individual, enjoy working with people, and personally aspire to be successful this opportunity may be your calling.

Qualifications

Must be energetic, self-motivated and have a marketing or sales background. Your time consists of calling on clients and developing marketing plans with the client. Portions of your time is set aside for training and doing necessary paperwork along with meeting and strategy sessions. You will have fun!

Resume may also be mailed to:

Cherry Creek Media

Attention J. R.

PO Box 2048

Williston, ND 58802

Contact

J.R. Greely

701-572-5371

jrgreeley@cherrycreekradio.com

Newscast Director

KULR
Billings

KULR-TV in the beautiful Big Sky Country of Billings, Montana is looking for a dynamic, self-motivated individual to direct our local newscasts. 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:

- Directing newscasts

- Audio operation

- Manage studio camera crew

- Work well with newsroom producers and managers

- Must meet deadlines and work well under stress

- Possess good news judgment

- Positive "can-do" attitude and team player.

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

mail to:

News Director
KULR
2045 Overland Avenue
Billings, MT 59102
E.O.E.

Contact

News Director

pohnemus@kulr.com

Morning News Reporter Great Falls and Helena - Great Falls

Cowles Montana Media
Great Falls, Helena

KFBB, a Cowles Montana Media station, is hiring a morning News Reporter/MMJ in Great Falls and in Helena. We`re looking for a creative storyteller with solid writing, shooting and editing skills.

Please submit your resume, cover letter and reels to Traci Zeravica, News Director, traci.zeravica@khq.com
Cowles Montana Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Qualifications

You must be a motivated self-starter who works well with others and enterprise stories. Content is supplied to Cowles Montana Media stations across the state, so meeting deadlines is essential.

Contact

Traci Zeravica

406-453-4370

traci.zeravica@khq.com

kfbb.com

Account Executive - Billings

KSVI & KHMT
Billings

The Account Executive works within established Sales Department guidelines to increase sales volume with assigned accounts, aggressively seeks new customers for both TV and eMedia business, executes plans and strategies set forth by sales management, maintains awareness of the
competition, and maintains visibility in the community.

Qualifications

• Implements strategies to consistently grow revenue and exceed revenue goals.
• Establishes credible relationships with local business community.
• Makes sales calls on existing and prospective clients.
• Maintains assigned accounts and develops new accounts.
• Prepares and delivers sales presentations to clients.
• Explains to customers how specific types of advertising will help promote their products or services
in the most effective way possible.
• Provides clients with information regarding rates for advertising placement in all media.
• Develops advertising schedules with clients and station personnel responsible for placing
advertising into station media.
• Works with clients and station personnel to develop advertisements.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

Contact

Patricia King

406-652-4743

pking@ksvi.com

Account Executive - Billings

KSVI & KHMT
Billings

The Account Executive works within established Sales Department guidelines to increase sales volume with assigned accounts, aggressively seeks new customers for both TV and eMedia business, executes plans and strategies set forth by sales management, maintains awareness of the
competition, and maintains visibility in the community.

Qualifications

• Implements strategies to consistently grow revenue and exceed revenue goals.
• Establishes credible relationships with local business community.
• Makes sales calls on existing and prospective clients.
• Maintains assigned accounts and develops new accounts.
• Prepares and delivers sales presentations to clients.
• Explains to customers how specific types of advertising will help promote their products or services
in the most effective way possible.
• Provides clients with information regarding rates for advertising placement in all media.
• Develops advertising schedules with clients and station personnel responsible for placing
advertising into station media.
• Works with clients and station personnel to develop advertisements.
• Performs other duties as assigned.
KSVI & KHMT are Equal Employment Employers

Contact

Patricia King

406-652-4743

pking@ksvi.com