WJFW Application

Job Title: 10PM Anchor\Producer\MMJ          04/17/2017
Job Duties:
WJFW wants to find an entry-level multimedia journalist to produce and anchor our late evening newscast Monday-Friday. We hire people who show great potential and help them grow quickly while they work with us. If you believe you want to become a news anchor, this is one of the few newsrooms where you can start that process immediately. Our reporters come up with their own ideas and report, shoot, write, edit, and present their stories on-air. The successful applicant will demonstrate the potential to do all of those things well. We look for people who can go on the air and be conversational, appealing and professional. Live reporting from the field and on the set are necessary everyday parts of this position.
Applicants should have a four-year college degree focused around journalism or communications. A strong interest in the liberal arts will be helpful. All applicants considered for an interview will pass a rigorous writing exercise before being asked to visit. Grammar and spelling are critically important skills.
Online and social media reporting skills are required for this position. You must have a valid drivers license.
Pay Rate: Salaried position
Hours: Full-time position
Contact: WJFW is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to send applications.

Include a cover letter, resume, references and a link to your video demo reel or website


John Quarderer
News Director

News Director
3217 County Highway G
Rhinelander, WI 54501

Job Title: Full Time Traffic Assistant          02/02/2017
Job Duties:
The job entails assisting in the traffic department creating daily programming schedules and some front office clerical work.
Be able to multitask, have an eye for detail and be able to work independently in a fast paced environment. Good computer skills are a must and experience in traffic would be considered a plus.
Pay Rate: Based up on Experience
Hours: Monday - Friday 8am-5pm
Contact: Email cover letter and resume to levans@wjfw.com or drop one off at the WJFW Studios located at 3217 County Rd. G, Rhinelander, WI 54501

Job Title: Television Sales Account Executive          06/23/2016
Job Duties:
Newswatch 12 has an exciting local sales position available in our Wausau office. We are seeking an extraordinary individual with a strong desire to succeed. Account Executive duties include developing new business and managing existing accounts for WJFW NBC 12, Antenna TV and wjfw.com.

Newswatch 12 is the NBC affiliate serving the Wausau-Rhinelander viewing area. We are the home of the Summer Olympics, Sunday Night Football, Today Show, NBC Prime, Saturday Night Live, Wheel of Fortune, and Jeopardy.
Candidates should have excellent writing ability and strong verbal communication skills. Be goal oriented with a strong desire to succeed. Should be competent with Word, Excel, and Powerpoint. Radio, Television, Print, or internet sales experience desired. Must have reliable transportation. This is a full time position.
Pay Rate: Salary plus commission
Hours: Normal business hours
Contact: To apply send resume and cover letter to: Steve Shanks sshanks@wjfw.com


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