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Account Executive (Regular Full-Time)

Experienced Account Executive responsible for all aspects of accounts, including Web, generating new business, and the creation and sale of unique promotional sponsorships. Candidates must be able to present and negotiate all aspects of the Station and website. Candidates must have excellent communication, negotiation and organizational skills. Must have industry knowledge and be able to work in a team environment. Ability to develop strong client and agency relationships. Must be able to demonstrate successes with generating and maintaining new business, and be strong at transactional business. Experience with major sports programming sales preferred. Prior experience with WideOrbit preferred. Candidate must be detailed oriented, resourceful, a team player, reliable and a self-starter. Responsible for maintaining timely paperwork and reports relating to sales activities. Excellent and detailed service on all accounts is expected and required. Must have or be willing to obtain reliable transportation and have a valid driver's license. Local travel, weekends, holidays and varied hours required. Bachelor's degree required. Minimum of three (3) years experience in Sales; TV Sales preferred. To apply CLICK HERE

Electronic News Gathering (ENG) Editor (Freelance Part-Time)

FOX Television in Washington DC is looking for an Electronic News Gathering (ENG) Editor. Duties include: edit ENG material for various newscasts under specific time constraints using state-of-the-art, non-linear editing equipment. Must have a working knowledge of Adobe Premiere editing platform. Familiarity with Bitcentral newsroom system and iNews a plus. Must be able to work in a graphics-intense, high-production value, fast-paced news environment. Applicant must understand what elements go into good storytelling and apply appropriate techniques into their daily work. Candidate is expected to be willing to cross-train into other areas of the news operation as needed. Must be a self-starter and able to work efficiently in fast-paced surroundings, both independently and as a team member. Candidates must submit samples of editing work link in the online portal. HS diploma or equivalent required. College degree preferred. Minimum six (6) months news or related editing experience required. Weekends, holidays and varied hours required. To apply CLICK HERE

National Sales Coordinator (Regular Full-Time)

Provide administrative support to the Sales management staff and Account Executives. Duties include writing and checking orders, proposals, maintaining organizational systems, general office requirements, assisting with special projects. Investigate order discrepancies and credit memos. Candidates must have excellent communication, negotiation and organizational skills. Strong PC skills and proficiency w/ Microsoft Office. Requires excellent attention to detail and accuracy. Must be able to interact professionally with a variety of people, work efficiently and courteously with station personnel, and within specific time constraints. Minimum one (1) year experience in an office/sales administrative position required. HS diploma or equivalent required, college degree preferred. Must be able to work varied hours and overtime. To apply CLICK HERE

Photographer (Regular, Full-Time)

Cover general news assignments in a fast-paced news environment using electronic camera & editing equipment; applying techniques appropriate to each story. Understanding of different camera/media formats required. 3 years recent on-the-street TV news photography experience required.  Must be able to work accurately and efficiently in a fast-paced news environment. Live ENG remote skills and experience required, including ENG truck operation and field editing, Sat truck experience a plus. Excellent photography, lighting, audio, non-linear editing, and computer skills required. Weekends, holidays, travel & varied hours required. HS diploma required, college degree pref. Must be able to lift/carry 50 lbs equipment. Must be able to drive, have proof of insurance, obtain a valid driver’s license and maintain a clean MVR.  Resume and DVD or on-line link of recent work required of applicants. To apply CLICK HERE

Promotion Producer (Regular, Full-time)

FOX 5 TV in Washington DC is seeking a seasoned creative services producer to conceptualize, write and produce dynamic promotional spots that promote our programming while reinforcing and expanding the stations brand and image. This is a fast-paced, large market environment. The qualified candidate must work effectively within specific time constraints and in conjunction with producers, department management, newsroom and station personnel. Duties include, but are not limited to: project development & execution, writing, producing and editing of on-air topicals, show promotions, sales promos, station image campaigns, and digital content.  The ideal candidate will have a 4-year college degree in Broadcasting, Communications or Marketing and a minimum three (3) years broadcast experience in a top 50 market.  Must have strong writing & communication skills, creative ability to develop compelling campaigns that cut through the clutter and effectively translate across all mediums including all broadcast (TV/Radio), digital, and print. Must have knowledge of all aspects of producing to include proficiency with Adobe Premiere and the entire Adobe Creative Suite. Candidate must also have impeccable attention to detail and solid organizational skills. Qualified applicants must apply via the online portal and provide a link with samples of recent work. WTTG/WDCA FOX 5 is a great company with competitive compensation and great benefits in our Nation's capital; a city alive with year-round events, sights, and fun. To Apply CLICK HERE

Sales Coordinator (Regular, Full-Time)

Provide admin support to the Sales management staff and Account Executives. Duties including writing and checking orders, proposals, maintaining organizational systems, general office requirements, assisting with special projects. Investigate order discrepancies and credit memos. Varied hours and overtime as needed. Strong written/oral communication skills required. Strong PC skills and proficiency with Microsoft Office. Requires excellent attention to detail, and accuracy. Must be able to interact professionally with a variety of people and work efficiently and courteously with station personnel and within specific time constraints. 1-year experience in administrative position required. HS diploma or equivalent req. All offers of employment are contingent on successfully passing the pre-employment drug screen. College degree preferred. To Apply CLICK HERE

Studio Technician/Master Control Operator (Regular, Full-Time)

WTTG FOX 5 News – Washington DC's #1 News Station with the most hours of local news - is looking for an experienced and dedicated Studio Technician/Master Control Operator to provide production support for our top-rated newscasts and network programming. The ideal candidate should be comfortable working as part of a team in a fast-paced, live production environment. The Studio Technician/Master Control Operator operates any or all of the following: production switchers, robotic cameras, character generators, playout servers, audio consoles, master control switchers, non-linear editing software, and other production support equipment. The Studio Technician/Master Control Operator performs various functions which may include: technical director, audio operator, robotic camera, floor director, and/or master control operator. Proven ability to operate in live broadcast environments, specifically news production, is required. Experience with automated control room and master control environments is a plus. Ideal candidate will be able to take direction, think critically under pressure, and work professionally as part of a cohesive team within specific time constraints.

Qualifications: HS Diploma (or equivalent) required. College degree preferred. Minimum 3 years recent experience as a broadcast technician in a major to medium size market preferred.  The ideal candidate will have all of the skills and experience listed above; however, we will consider applicants who have strong abilities in some or most of these areas. WTTG/WDCA is a 24/7 operation. Varied shifts, OT, weekends & holidays will be required.  To Apply CLICK HERE

Studio Technician/Master Control Operator (Part-Time, Freelance)

WTTG FOX 5 News – Washington DC's #1 News Station with the most hours of local news - is looking for an experienced Freelance Studio Technician/Master Control Operator to provide production support for our top-rated newscasts and network programming.  The ideal candidate should be comfortable working as part of a team in a fast-paced, live production environment.  The Freelance Studio Technician/Master Control Operator operates any or all of the following: production switchers, robotic cameras, character generators, playout servers, audio consoles, master control switchers, non-linear editing software, and other production support equipment.  The Freelance Studio Technician/Master Control Operator performs various functions including, but not limited to: technical director, audio operator, robotic camera, floor director, and/or master control.  Proven ability to operate in live broadcast environments, specifically news production, is required.  Experience with automated control room and master control environments is a plus. Ideal candidate will be able to take direction, think critically under pressure, and work professionally as part of a cohesive team within specific time constraints.

Qualifications: HS Diploma (or equivalent) required. College degree preferred.  Minimum 3 years recent experience as a broadcast technician in a major to medium size market preferred.  The ideal candidate will have all of the skills and experience listed above; however, we will consider applicants who have strong abilities in some or most of these areas. WTTG/WDCA is a 24/7 operation.  Varied shifts, OT, weekends & holidays will be required. To apply CLICK HERE

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