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The following represents brief/broad position descriptions. It is not intended, nor should it be construed, to represent a comprehensive and/or exhaustive description of all duties/responsibilities and requisite skills for each position. Updated 11/20/13WTTG/WDCA TVNews Writer: (PT Temp)
News Writer to write VO and VO/SOT packages for assigned news programs. The writer will assist the producers in the preparation of the newscast, selecting stories and assigning production personnel. The writer will assist with story development and select file and feed video. A Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications or related field and two years prior news writing or producing experience is required. Major market news experience is preferred. Ability to work well under strict deadlines, and the ability to work flexible hours and shifts is essential. Proven creative writing and interpersonal skills are also required. WTTG/WDCA TV – Sales Coordinator
Provide admin support to the Sales management staff and Account Executives. Duties incl. writing and checking orders, proposals, maintaining organizational systems, general office requirements, assisting with special projects. Investigate order discrepancies and credit memos. Varied hours and OT required. Strong written/oral comm skills req. 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 and work efficiently and courteously w/ station personnel and within specific time constraints. 1 yr exp. in admin position req. HS diploma or equivalent req. College pref. Ref posting source and 2016 WTTG/WDCA TV - 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. Candidate must have excellent communication, negotiation and organizational skills. Must have Industry knowledge and be able to work in a team environment. Must be able to develop strong client and agency relationships and be strong at transactional business. Proven success with generating and maintaining new business and experience with major sports programming sales. req. Prior exp with WideOrbit and OneDomain pref. Candidate must be detailed oriented, resourceful, team player, reliable and a self-starter. Maintain 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 and drive reliable transportation and have a valid driver’s license. Local travel and varied hours required. Bachelor’s degree req. Minimum of three (3) years exp in Sales; TV Sales preferred. Weekends, holidays and varied hours req. Ref posting source and position #2014
Qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to (DVD or Link if applicable): Fox Studios DC – HR, 5151 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC 20016, or email WTTG-HR@foxtv.com
or Fax: 202-895-3286 WTTG/WDCA IS AN EOE/M/F/D/V
WTTG & WDCA offers an academic credit internship program for college juniors and seniors, receiving college credit for internships from an accredited four-year educational institution; with a major in Communications, Journalism or a related field.: http://www.myfoxdc.com/story/18304344/wttg-and-wdca-internship-opportunities