Executive News Producer
MULTI-PLATFORM ADVERTISING (SALES) - WWSB
For over 40 years WWSB, ABC7 has been the local news leader for Sarasota and Manatee counties along Florida's Suncoast. WWSB is the only station with an extraordinary team of experienced journalists and meteorologists who cover the Suncoast's local news, weather, and events exclusively.
As the most watched local TV station on the Suncoast, WWSB reaches more than 400,000 households every day. WWSB is carried on Comcast, Spectrum, Dish Network, DirecTV, all OTT devices/services, and available via digital antenna. From Port Charlotte to Palm Harbor, WWSB covers the entire Suncoast and beyond.
WWSB is proud to offer a positive workplace culture with extraordinary opportunity for growth.
We are seeking a dynamic self-motivated individual to join our team of media sales professionals. The position is responsible for maintaining and growing existing accounts while developing new business by providing excellent customer service and offering multi-platform advertising solutions which include broadcast television and an extensive suite of digital media solutions. Success will be measured by meeting and exceeding new, existing, and digital business development goals.
The successful candidate will be responsible for (but not limited to) the following:
- Add new business including broadcast, digital, promotions, and/or events
- Maintain relationships and campaigns with existing clients
- Oversee broadcast and digital ad production (including campaign development and copy writing)
- Work with departments within the station to execute effective advertising campaigns
- Perform all duties with integrity by embracing high ethical standards and adhering to company policies
- Represent WWSB in a positive, professional manner within the community we serve
The Ideal candidate will be goal-oriented with a strong competitive drive and determination to win. We are looking for a natural problem solver and relationship builder with excellent verbal and written communication skills. Candidates must be able to learn and succeed in a fast-paced environment.
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gx3b11-18-204-2-146-42 in your application.
Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.