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Digital Sales Assistant - WAOW

This position reports directly to the Local Sales Manager. The primary function of this role is to support the Account Executives and Sales Managers with activities and projects to meet or exceed digital revenue goals. Contributes to the sales team's

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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WAOW has an exciting new position available for a Digital Sales Assistant. WAOW is a part of Allen Media Broadcasting and is the leading news station in the Wausau/Rhinelander Market.

This position reports directly to the Local Sales Manager. The primary function of this role is to support the Account Executives and Sales Managers with activities and projects to meet or exceed digital revenue goals. Contributes to the sales team's growth and professionalism. Manages digital campaign elements using various project management tools.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Utilize project management and internal campaign trafficking tools to schedule and process digital advertising orders and requests.

· Entering and maintaining digital campaigns utilizing station and vendor operating systems:

· Support Local Sales Manager and Account Executives in overseeing and reporting on all digital campaigns.

· Keep LSM/GSM informed of any critical fulfillment/workflow issues

· Attend internal and external meetings.

· Other duties as assigned.

· Future ability and opportunity to sell digital products and services

Digital Marketing Assistant Requirements:

· Proficient in MS Office Suite including Excel, Word, Power Point and Outlook, and others as needed

· Digital advertising experience

· Knowledge of programmatic advertising

· Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines

· Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

WAOW is an equal opportunity employer.

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).


IT Administrator WAOW

IT Administrator at WAOW

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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WAOW, the ABC affiliate serving the Wausau, Wisconsin television market is seeking a highly motivated IT Administrator for its award-winning operation.

As a key member of the engineering team, the IT Administrator will provide and perform all information technology support for the station including IT policies and procedures, equipment maintenance for WAN/LAN/VPN, wireless access points, domain controllers, Cisco VOIP phone systems and PC workstations.

Tasks include but are not limited to:

• Active Directory management

• Desktop support for local and remote users

• Design, implement and maintain computer/network security policies

• Work with corporate engineering and 3rd party vendors to configure, install, and maintain switches, routers, servers, NAS and other hardware and software

• Provide capital budgetary support and advice for selection and replacement of equipment

Skills preferences and requirements:

• Degree in IT related field, or equivalent combination of education and work experience required

• Microsoft, Cisco, CompTIA and other industry certifications are a plus

• Experience with Active Directory administration, remote desktop applications, VPN, and Office 365 required

• Experience in broadcast television or a related field preferred

• Experience with Avid, iNews, Imagine automation, Ross Overdrive and Vantage transcoding system a plus

Physical Requirements:
Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs. Occasional climbing, kneeling, and crawling may be required for cable installations. Position requires a driver's license. Typical hours are Monday-Friday; however, all engineering staff are on call 24/7.

At WAOW, we work hard and play hard! We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits package. If you are interested in joining our team and enjoying what you do and who you work with every day, please send your resume to:

Jeff Fass, Chief Engineer

WAOWTelevision, Inc.

jfass@waow.com

Disclaimer: you must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law). In addition, any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening.

WAOW is an EOE-M/F/D/V


Account Executive WAOW

Account Executive position at WAOW

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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This is it. Your chance to join an incredible group of people who will help you become more successful than ever. You will absolutely love coming to work because of the friends you will make and the money you will generate as you sell the most watched, most trusted television station in North Central Wisconsin.

The position is called “Account Executive”—but we prefer to call it “You, Inc.” because it’s your chance to be your own boss with our help.

We have an exceptional onboarding program and ongoing training that combines science with art that is both fun and proven to help you succeed. Plus, you get to work for a family-owned company who takes great pride in what we do, coworkers we call friends and a strong belief in a work-life balance.

You must be a self-starter with tons of energy, excellent communication skills and a winning attitude. Previous media sales experience will help but you will succeed with us even if you don’t have a ton of experience. Responsibilities include growing a base of existing accounts while developing new advertisers from the local business community. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office is required. Experience w/ Matrix, OSI, and Ad Connections preferred.

Applicants must have a valid driver's license, reliable transportation, and a clean driving record. This position requires flexible scheduling, as well.

If you think you’re qualified, want to work with a great group of people, please send your link, cover letter, resume and references to:

JanEl Daul
General Sales Manager
Jdaul@waow.com
1908 Grand Avenue
Wausau, WI 54403

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Disclaimer: you must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law). In addition, any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening.

WAOW is an EOE-M/F/D/V

WAOW is part of Allen Media Broadcasting. Throughout AMB, positions are available for candidates with all levels of experience and the advancement you are seeking. Visit https://allenmediabroadcasting.com/careers or links to all stations and opportunities.


Meteorologist WAOW

meteorologist at WAOW

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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Here’s your chance to join a dominant, kind station in a beautiful part of the world where we are lucky enough to live the simple life. You get to forecast all four seasons—and you get to do it the right way—with a great team and without someone telling you to “hype” the weather.

WAOW, the ABC affiliate in Wausau, WI, is looking for a prime-time meteorologist who loves storytelling and being involved in the community.

To join our team, you need to love weather. You need to love talking about the weather, being in the weather, chasing weather and reporting about the weather. You need to be a scientist who can create memorable television and produce content for on-air, on-line, and social media platforms.

This is a full-time position with a station known for being the weather leader in the market. We need an experienced storyteller who likes to cover severe weather, great summer weather and someone who likes to do weather live from local festivals during the summer.

You will get to forecast using the WSI Max weather system. A college degree in meteorology plus 3-5 years on-air experience is preferred, NWA and AMS certifications are a plus.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, reel, and references to:

Curtis Miles

Vice President and General Manager

WAOW-TV cmiles@waow.com

Disclaimer: you must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law). In addition, any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening.

WAOW is an EOE-M/F/D/V

WAOW is part of Allen Media Broadcasting. Throughout AMB, positions are available for candidates with all levels of experience and the advancement you are seeking. Visit https://allenmediabroadcasting.com/careers or links to all stations and opportunities.