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Local Sales Manager
Brief Description:
Duties required by not limited to: Recruiting, training, motivating and monitoring a team of sales reps. Meeting all budget objectives across all platforms. Conducting weekly sales meetings and one-on-one meetings in conjunction with the GSM. Set quarterly and annual goals for AEs in conjunction with the GSM. Assisting the GSM in developing revenue budget. Assisting the GSM with inventory and pricing. Develop presentations, promotions and packages. Handle house accounts as necessary.

Minimum Requirements
  Basic computer skills plus knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and ability to learn new systems. Knowledge of OSI system is a plus.
  Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Business, Advertising or related field. Related experience may be evaluated by station management and substituted for educational requirement.
  Proficiency with web, mobile app and social media as a tool for revenue growth.
  Minimum of 5 years of media sales experience, with Sales Management experience preferred.
  Dedication to a team concept of station sales.
  Valid Driver's License and reliable access to personal transportation.

A complete copy of the job description is available in the Mississippi TV License Company, LLC Human Resources office.

To apply, submit résumé to:

Contact:
Jay Richer
PO Box 320
Tupelo, MS 38802
jricher@wtva.com
No telephone calls, please.
Web Content Producer
Brief Description:
Duties required, but not limited to: Posting written, video and picture content across the multiple online platforms; writing stories from information gathered by sources, reporters, news releases and wire services; keeping WTVA.com, app, and social media platforms current and up-to-date; create, write and post news stories; post stories across web, app and social media sites designated by WTVA; build sidebar information and pages; create and maintain slideshows to enhance television stories; approve and post user generated content.

Minimum Requirements
To be successful in this position individual must be able to perform each essential duty to his or her utmost ability. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required. Reasonable accommodations, which do not create undue hardship, may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Four year College or University degree

and\or

Previous experience in a television, print or web newsroom.

A complete copy of the job description is available in the Mississippi TV License Company, LLC Human Resources office.

To apply, submit résumé to:

Contact:
Mississippi TV License Company, LLC
Attention: David Beech, News Director
Post Office Box 320
Tupelo, Mississippi 38802-0320
dbeech@wtva.com
No telephone calls, please.
Multimedia Reporter
Brief Description:
Mississippi TV License Company, LLC has an immediate opening for a multimedia reporter.  The ideal candidate will be able to create compelling stories, by writing creative narration and shooting and editing their own video.  The candidate must be well-versed in Internet and mobile reporting methods.

Minimum Requirements
  Bachelor's degree in Journalism or related field.  Related experience may be evaluated by station management and substituted for educational requirement.
  Excellent spelling and grammar, with knowledge of Associated Press style preferred.
  Strong computer skills, with nonlinear video editing experience using Sony Vegas Pro a plus.

A complete copy of the job description is available in the Mississippi TV License Company, LLC Human Resources office.

To apply, submit résumé along with a DVD or URL to samples of your work to:

Contact:
Mississippi TV License Company, LLC
Attention: David Beech, News Director
Post Office Box 320
Tupelo, Mississippi 38802-0320
dbeech@wtva.com
No telephone calls, please.
Entry-Level Account Executive
Brief Description:
Candidate will be responsible for generating revenue by selling broadcast, online, and mobile advertising to both existing and new clients, with emphasis on cultivating new business from the local community.  Must have the ability to work quickly and accurately with names, numbers, codes, and symbols.  Position requires effective oral and written communication skills, as well as the ability to maintain confidentiality.  Knowledge of Microsoft Office required, as well as the ability to learn new systems.  Familiarity with Facebook and Twitter marketing preferred.

There are two (2) positions to be filled from this listing.

Minimum Requirements
  Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Business, Advertising, or related field.  Related experience may be evaluated by station management and substituted for educational requirement.
  Minimum of one year of experience in media sales or related field.
  Reliable access to personal transportation.
  Valid driver's license.
  Basic computer skills.

A complete copy of the job description is available in the Mississippi TV License Company, LLC Human Resources office.

To apply, submit résumé to:

Contact:
Mississippi TV License Company, LLC
Post Office Box 320
Tupelo, Mississippi 38802-0320
No telephone calls, please.
Account Executive - Columbus/Starkville Area
Brief Description:
Candidate must be an aggressive self-starter with excellent communication skills and a winning attitude. Responsible for generating revenue by selling on-air, online, and mobile advertising, and production, to both existing and new clients, with emphasis on cultivating new business from the local community. Must have the ability to work quickly and accurately with names, number, codes, and symbols. Effective oral and written communication skills required, as well as the ability to maintain confidentiality. Knowledge of computer and applications including Microsoft Office required, as well as the ability to learn new systems. Familiarity with web sales and social media marketing is preferred.

Minimum Requirements
  Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Business, Advertising, or related field.  Related experience may be evaluated by station management and substituted for educational requirement.
  Minimum of one year of experience in media sales or related field.
  Reliable access to personal transportation.
  Valid driver's license.

A complete copy of the job description is available in the Mississippi TV License Company, LLC Human Resources office.

To apply, submit résumé to:

Contact:
Mississippi TV License Company, LLC
Post Office Box 320
Tupelo, Mississippi 38802-0320
No telephone calls, please.
Mississippi TV License Company, LLC Is Proudly An Equal Opportunity Employer.


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