Job Opportunities

Data Entry Traffic Specialist

As a liaison between Sales Managers, station Account Executives and advertising clients, the Sales Assistant provides general support to the radio/digital Sales Department including the preparation of recaps, sales reports, creating sales proposals, correspondence, sales pieces, competitive requests, faxing and/or emailing spot times to clients, answering phones, account history, and maintaining contract files. The position is also responsible for scheduling commercial schedules in the traffic system, managing accounts receivable, and handling all co-op matters throughout the month.

Director of Sales, Nexstar - Burlington, Vermont

Join the country’s largest TV group and assume sales leadership of stations located in one of America’s most desirable cities.  You are looking to grow professionally with an industry leader in an exciting and growing market.  We are looking for an experienced broadcast & digital sales manager who wants to help our Fox and ABC stations become market leaders.  

Politics Producer

General Summary

Prospective candidates can expect to work on the weekly news program The Wheelhouse, bringing together the state’s best political reporters and analysts to dissect the news of the week in Connecticut. Additionally, the candidate will work with the teams of our two flagship daily programs Where We Live and the Colin McEnroe Show to provide political expertise and production support. The candidate should expect to produce two shows a week. He or she will also work closely with the News team to coordinate politics coverage, book reporters on talk shows, and pull relevant content for use in newscasts.   

Essential Job Functions

The Politics Producer provides a wide range of services in collaboration with the Senior Producers and Senior Director.  Applicants must have the ability to complete the following essential job functions:

  • Develop, enhance, and advance specific story ideas and concepts, both with other producers, reporters, and hosts, in daily production segments and long-term planning;
  • Record and edits audio; produces and mixes content using audio equipment and digital editing software and compiles and edits material necessary for production;
  • Ensure production adheres to format and procedural guidelines;
  • Book and research guests, topics, and ideas; researches and writes daily scripts and show rundowns for on-air, website, and promotional use;
  • Assist and coordinate with marketing team around key events designed to promote and outreach programs, with respect to events, guests, etc.;
    Produce web content, including daily uploads and updates of web page, photography, and photo editing;
  • Provide creative and editorial guidelines to on-air guests in order to enrich quality of programming; and
    Provide social media and advertising strategy support using online platforms including Twitter and Facebook; responds to listener requests and correspondence.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.

NENC/NEXT Producer

General Summary

Prospective candidates can expect to work on the weekly news program and podcast, exploring issues across New England.  This position will work with an award-winning team dedicated to creating engaging and thoughtful programming for a regional audience.  The CT Public NENC/NEXT Producer will work in collaboration with the Executive Editor by producing content for the NENC, booking and interviewing guests, researching topics for NEXT, a weekly radio program and podcast produced by NENC, and creating digital and social media content in support of program. 

Essential Job Functions

The CT Public NENC/NEXT Producer provides a wide range of services in collaboration with the Executive Director.  Applicants must have the ability to complete the following essential job functions:

  • Develop, enhance, and advance specific story ideas and concepts, both with other producers, reporters, and the host, in daily production segments and long-term planning;
     
  • Record and edits audio; produces and mixes content using audio equipment and digital editing software and compiles and edits material necessary for production;
     
  • Ensure production adheres to format and procedural guidelines;
     
  • Book and research guests, topics, and ideas; researches and writes daily scripts and show rundowns for on-air, website, and promotional use; 
     
  • Assist and coordinate with marketing team around key events designed to promote and outreach programs, with respect to events, guests, etc.;
     
  • Produce web content, including daily uploads and updates of web page, photography, and phot editing;
     
  • Provide creative and editorial guidelines to on-air guests in order to enrich quality of programming; and
     

Provide social media and advertising strategy support using online platforms including Twitter and Facebook; responds to listener requests and correspondence.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.