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Account Executive

KRGV-TV CHANNEL 5 is seeking a McAllen Area Account Executive to service existing clients and develop new accounts. This dynamic individual will be responsible for all aspects of servicing clients of Channel 5 including new business development, overseeing production of commercials, commercial scheduling, billing and collections

  • Maintain and renew existing accounts
  • Prospect and cultivate new accounts
  • Make appointments and sales calls with new and existing accounts on continuous basis.
  • Build proposals, negotiate contracts, and handle collections with all assigned clients.
  • Interface with all internal departments including, but not limited to, Traffic and Accounting to facilitate all phases of the selling process
  • Work with the Marketing Director to develop and present sales and market research pieces for existing and new accounts
  • Work with the Creative Services Director, Sales Production Photographer, and Sales Production Editor on developing and producing client commercials.
  • Work with the Graphics Designer on developing and producing website, mobile, and app web creative.
  • Work with Sales Assistants to ensure that sales contracts are accurate and verified.
  • Produce a weekly sales report that outlines all sales activity.
  • Become a proficient user of all sales support software, including but not limited to OSI, Scarborough, Ad Connections, Ad Mall, Titan TV, and other software.
  • Attend regularly scheduled weekly sales department meetings and attend station staff meetings when scheduled.
  • Must have a good driving record and reliable transportation. Company requires insurance coverage and valid driver's license.
  • Excellent opportunity to join the most professional sales team in the Valley. Competitive commission structure, car allowance, and quarterly bonus opportunity. Attractive employee benefits package.

 

Part-Time News Video Photographer

The primary duty of this job is to gather ENG video in the field, working with reporters and the assignments desk. Experience in all aspects of television news photography, electronic editing equipment, and live microwave trucks. Must have a valid driver's license.

 

News Reporter/Anchor

Applicants should have significant experience in general assignment reporting, including Live ENG and satellite work. You must be able to develop your own contacts, enterprise good news stories, and respond well to breaking and spot news. Responsibilities include reading news clearly with proper emotion and inflection, understanding and implementing the news philosophy, making promotions and public service announcements, making public appearances, being involved in the community, being a leader and encouraging co-workers.

Outstanding writing skills are required as well as the ability to make good use of graphics and production equipment. Qualifications include a college degree in broadcast journalism or equivalent, at least one to two years' experience anchoring a newscast, able to handle crisis situations and intense deadline pressure.

 

 

 


KRGV-TV is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its employment and personnel practices because of a person's race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Discriminatory employment practices are specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission.

KRGV-TV is a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.

If you or anyone you know might be qualified for an advertised vacancy, we encourage you to send a resume to:

Tammy Meier
Personnel Director
KRGV-TV
P.O. Box 5
Weslaco, TX 78599
Fax: (956) 973-5003

or email: tammy@krgv.com

 

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Notification of Future Job Openings

KRGV is an equal opportunity employer.

Organizations can get information about future job openings at KRGV. (This service is only available to organizations, NOT individuals.)

Organizations wanting notification about future job opening can contact us by fax at (956) 973-5003 or by sending an email to tammy@krgv.com

Informing you and your organization of the above employment opportunity is an affirmative action on our part to actively seek qualified minorities and women for our staff vacancies. Through your assistance we want to ensure that our employment opportunities are made known to members of minority groups and to women.