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    PHOTOJOURNALIST / SPORTS REPORTER:

    Alabama News Network is accepting applications for a Photojournalist position for the local CBS affiliate, WAKA-TV and the local ABC affiliate WNCF- Montgomery in Montgomery, Alabama. We are looking for a team oriented, hard working and multi-talented individual that will require some News and Sports reporting as needed. The successful candidate should possess excellent videography, lighting and non-linear editing skills and operating ENG equipment. Experience with HD Camera operation is a plus. The ability to lift and carry 40 lbs. equipment on a daily basis is required. This job requires weekend work.. Some college or technical school training preferred. This is a full time position and offers benefits. Please send tape/resume to Human Resources, Alabama News Network, 4001 Carmichael Road, Suite 100, Montgomery, AL 36106 or email jobs@waka.com. No phone calls, please. EOE

    PHOTOJOURNALIST:

    Alabama News Network is accepting applications for a Photojournalist position for the local CBS affiliate, WAKA-TV and the local ABC affiliate WNCF-TV in Montgomery, AL. We are looking for a team oriented, hard working, and multi-talented individual to cover daily assignments. The successful candidate should possess excellent videography, lighting and non-linear editing skills. Experience with HD Camera Operation and operating ENG equipment is a plus. This position also calls for previous experience operating microwave live trucks. The ability to lift and carry 40 lbs. equipment on a daily basis is required. Some college or technical school training preferred. This is a full time position and offers benefits. Please send tape or link with resume to Human Resources, WAKA-TV, 4001 Carmichael Road, Suite 100, Montgomery, AL 36106 or email jobs@waka.com. No phone calls, please.


    NEWS ASSIGNMENT MANAGER:

    Alabama News Network / WAKA/CBS-8 TV and WNCF/ABC Montgomery in Montgomery, Alabama is looking for a full time Assignment Manager. The qualified candidate will be responsible for all facets of the news assignment desk. As an Assignment Manager, the candidate must possess capable leadership skills within the entire news department. Duties include news staff scheduling, making beat-checks, monitoring scanner traffic, answering phones, getting information and developing stories. The candidate should be detail-oriented and well organized and also able to handle multiple tasks. Good news judgment and strong communication skills are a must. As a News Manager, candidate should be able to supervise at various times.

    The primary work schedule will be dayside weekdays, but candidate must be flexible to work nights and weekends when needed. Please email resume to jobs@waka.com or mail to Human Resources, WAKA, 4001 Carmichael Road, Suite 100, Montgomery, Alabama 36106. No phone calls please. EOE



    EXECUTIVE PRODUCER:

    The Alabama News Network made up of CBS8, ABC Montgomery, CW Montgomery, MeTV and Heartland produces 30 hours of Local News a week. We have an opening for an Executive Producer. This position will over-see each newscast for Alabama News Network and help lead us into the next level in our 6 million dollar state of the art News facility. This position requires working closely with each producer and other news managers. The candidate will be able to maintain editorial control by supervising each producer on a daily basis. The candidate will be able to produce by filling in when needed. Other responsibilities include producing special projects, scheduling producers and taking part in editorial meetings. Strong leadership skills are a must. Candidate must have at least three years experience of producing a daily newscast. A College Degree in Broadcast Journalism preferred. Please send resume, cover letter, DVD or link to Human Resources, Alabama News Network, 4001 Carmichael Road, Suite 100, Montgomery, AL 36106, or email to jobs@waka.com. No phone calls, please. EOE


    NEWS PRODUCER:

    Alabama News Network is seeking a News Producer for the CBS affiliate, WAKA/CBS-8 and the ABC affiliate WNCF/ABC Montgomery in Montgomery, AL to work in our fast-paced local news organization. Ideal candidate must be a self-starter who will do what it takes to produce the news. Schedule may vary each week. At least one year experience as a news producer is required. A College Degree in Broadcast Journalism preferred. Please send resume, cover letter, DVD or link to Human Resources, Alabama News Network, 4001 Carmichael Road, Suite 100, Montgomery, AL 36106, or email to jobs@waka.com. No phone calls, please. EOE


    ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE:

    The Alabama News Network (WAKA, WNCF, WBMM, MeTV, Heartland) is looking for experienced Account Executives. Qualified candidates will receive an established account list with generous compensation and benefits. If you have a successful track record in media sales and would like to join the River Regions top Television group, please send your resume along with cover letter and references to: General Manager, Alabama Telecasters, Inc., 4001 Carmichael Road, Suite 100, Montgomery, AL 36106 or email to jgrear@waka.com. No phone calls please. EOE

    LOCAL SALES MANAGER:

    The Alabama News Network in Montgomery, Alabama is looking for an exceptional Local Sales Manager to lead our CBS8/MeTV team.

    Any candidate to be considered must have Television Sales Management experience or at least 5 years of television sales experience with a proven track record of success. Ideal candidates will have Wide Orbit Traffic and Sales experience, good computer skills, great organization skills, be professional in appearance, and have exceptional presentation skills. Experience selling multiple stations and multiple platforms are a plus.

    This person will be responsible for hiring, training, budgeting, inventory control, developing creative sales initiatives, and leading a highly motivated and experienced team of professionals.

    The successful candidate that is offered this position will receive a generous compensation package along with company benefits.

    If this sounds like you, send your resume along with cover letter and references to:

    General Manager, Alabama Telecasters, Inc., 4001 Carmichael Road, Suite 100, Montgomery, Alabama 36106 Or Email: jgrear@waka.com.
    EOE



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