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Employment at WBRE WYOU

Creative Services Director

Lead the promotion/branding efforts of both WBRE, an NBC affiliate, and WYOU, a CBS affiliate. Requires a solid track record of successful news promotion. Candidates must possess strong writing, producing hands-on digital editing skills and the ability to supervise a staff of writer/producers and graphic artists. A thorough knowledge of the day-to-day operations of a television newsroom is essential. Knowledge of media buying/negotiating is helpful. Experience in non-linear editing required. Ability and desire to get deeply involved in the community. Please send resumes to:

Personnel
Eyewitness News
WBRE-TV / WYOU-TV
62 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
lparri@pahomepage.com

EOE

Morning/Midday Meteorologist

Looking for upbeat meteorologist to be an integral part of our morning news team. Individual must be able to mix both personality and the science of accurately forecasting the weather for our 17 county Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania coverage area. The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton market includes the beautiful Pocono Mountains and is just two hours from New York City and Philadelphia. Our unique geographical position allows for a wide range of weather, including Nor'easters, tornadoes and everything in between.  Duties also include providing forecasts to regional radio stations, the PAHomepage.com web site, and social media. This outgoing individual will undertake community service projects and public appearances that enhance the station’s position in the market.  Other duties may be assigned.  College degree preferred.  2 years on-air experience preferred.  AMS seal and/or NWA seal of approval required.  Familiarity with WSI/Weather Central computer systems helpful.  Please send resumes to:

Personnel
Eyewitness News
WBRE-TV / WYOU-TV
62 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
lparri@pahomepage.com

EOE

Local Sales Manager

WBRE-TV (NBC) is seeking a Local Sales Manager with a minimum of 3 years experience in broadcast television sales. Will develop and execute sales strategies that result in exceeding revenue targets for Local and Digital sales. Successful candidates will have excellent leadership and forecasting skills as well as a successful track record of generating new business and selling big ideas to clients and agencies. Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record including during employment. Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising or Mass Communications or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, Experience guiding, directing and motivating sales people, including setting performance standards and monitoring performance. Ability to identify the developmental needs of others and to coach, mentor and help others improve their skills. A working knowledge of the internet, Simmons, Strata and OSI are a plus. Please send resumes to:

Personnel
Eyewitness News
WBRE-TV / WYOU-TV
62 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
lparri@pahomepage.com

EOE

Account Executive

Immediate opening for a full-time Local Sales Account Executive to help our clients grow their business through the use of television advertising. Individual will be responsible for selling and servicing clients. Candidates must possess presentation, organizational, and communication skills. Computer proficiency and being able to work in a fast-paced environment with a winning attitude desired. Previous television or radio experience or outside sales experience preferred. Please send resumes to:

Personnel
Eyewitness News
WBRE-TV / WYOU-TV
62 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
lparri@pahomepage.com

EOE

Internships

Internships

Main internship areas: Journalism, TV Production, TV Sales

Contact Info: Gina Schreiber

62 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
GSchreiber@pahomepage.com