Current Available Jobs for WKOW


Weekend Assignment Editor

WKOW-TV is seeking a part-time Weekend Assignment Editor who loves breaking news and thrives in a competitive environment.

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

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WKOW-TV is seeking a part-time Weekend Assignment Editor who loves breaking news and thrives in a competitive environment. We’re looking for a detail-oriented person who can maintain a comprehensive file of news stories, keep track of current events, coordinate and assign news staff in their daily news coverage responsibilities and assist in the scheduling of news staff. Experience with web and social media posting is required. Good people and communication skills required. Schedule is mainly Saturdays & Sundays, but Fridays hours are available if your schedule permits.

If you are energized by trying something new every day, we want to talk with you. Come work with a dynamic and growing newsroom in one of the top places to live in the country.

If you have the drive to succeed, send your writing samples and resume to:

Dani Maxwell
News Director
WKOW
5727 Tokay Blvd.
Madison, WI 53719 dmaxwell@wkow.com

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

 

WKOW Television, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

WKOW 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.

Applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law), and successfully pass a background screening.


Sports Director

WKOW-TV, Madisonís ABC affiliate, has a rare opening for a Sports Director to anchor our weeknight sportscasts and direct our local sports coverage.

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

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Are you ready to live in a city that is consistently praised for its high quality of life? WKOW-TV, Madison’s ABC affiliate, has a rare opening for a Sports Director to anchor our weeknight sportscasts and direct our local sports coverage. We cover it all from the local high schools, to the collegiate level, to the pros. If you can produce compelling local sports stories that go beyond the playing field and want to have a lot of fun covering the local scene, then we’d like to see your reel.

Duties will include shooting and editing. Strong work ethic, creativity, and competitiveness are all necessary. We’re looking for communicators, not cliché artists, plus you’ll need at least 5 years of broadcast experience to be considered, so beginners need not apply. This is a job for a seasoned pro. The position requires the ability to carry up to 50 pounds, a valid driver's license, good driving record, and knowledge of libel laws.

If you think you qualify, want to work with a great group of people and live in one of America's best cities, RUSH your link, cover letter and resume to:

Dani Maxwell, News Director
WKOW
5727 Tokay Blvd.
Madison, WI, 53719 dmaxwell@wkow.com

Applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law), and successfully pass a background screening.

WKOW 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 for links to all stations and opportunities.

Madison TV, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Evening Newscast Producer

Allen Media Broadcasting is looking for a strong, high energy evening newscast producer for WKOW-TV in Madison, Wisconsin.

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

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Allen Media Broadcasting is looking for a strong, high energy evening newscast producer for WKOW-TV in Madison, Wisconsin.

We are looking for a storyteller with solid news judgement and strong writing skills who can produce creative, compelling, and visually appealing newscasts every day. Our producers contribute content on multiple platforms, including television, web, mobile and social media. Accurate spelling and a solid understanding of grammar is a must.

A college degree and at least one year of experience producing a newscast are preferred. A background check and pre-employment drug screening is required.

WKOW is an award-winning ABC affiliate in beautiful Madison, Wisconsin. Not only are we in the Capital City, but Madison is home to the University of Wisconsin and consistently listed as one of the best places to live in the country.

If you qualify and want to join our multimedia news team, send your cover letter, resume and examples of your writing to:

Dani Maxwell
News Director
dmaxwell@wkow.com
WKOW – TV 5727 Tokay Blvd.
Madison, Wisconsin 53719

Applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law), and successfully pass a background screening.

WKOW 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 for links to all stations and opportunities.

Madison TV, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Master Control Operator

WKOW-TV is looking for a full-time Master Control Operator to join our engineering team.

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

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WKOW-TV is looking for a full-time Master Control Operator to join our engineering team. Responsibilities include maintaining on-air programming, commercial insertion, and logging; responding to duties in support of technical operations; and keeping up to date transmitter readings and reports. The ideal candidate will possess the necessary technical skills to interface with computer systems running a variety of operating systems as well as the ability to learn new systems. Variable hours and days should be expected including night, weekend and holiday shifts. SBE certification and/or background in broadcast technology preferred.

Please send cover letter and resume to:

WKOW-TV
Attn: Brian Kiley, Master Control Supervisor
5727 Tokay Blvd.
Madison, WI 53719
bbeer@wkow.com

WKOW is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

WKOW 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.

Applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law), and successfully pass a background screening.


Main Anchor

WKOW-TV, Madisonís ABC affiliate, has an immediate opening for a main anchor.

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

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WKOW-TV, Madison’s ABC affiliate, has an immediate opening for a main anchor. We need an energetic journalist who greets each day with a smile, determination to win and team attitude. The anchor we are looking for is a newsroom leader with a passion for journalism, a competitive spirit, and a willingness to personally invest in maintaining and improving the quality of our product. WKOW is a DuPont, Murrow and Emmy winning news organization. We are looking for an active contributor to that excellence. News readers need not apply.

The person we hire will have at least 3 to 5 years of anchoring experience along with an extensive background in live field anchoring and reporting. Do you know how to ask tough questions? Successful candidates must have great writing skills, the ability to deliver compelling stories under deadline pressure, and a track record of enterprising unique stories.

This position requires on-camera reporting, non-linear editing, web and social media skills. Our journalists produce content for on-air, online and mobile platforms. Applicants must have a degree in journalism or a related multimedia field and prior on-camera professional experience.

If you qualify and want to work with a great group of people in one of America’s best cities, send your demo reel, cover letter and resume to:

Dani Maxwell, News Director
WKOW-TV
5727 Tokay Blvd.
Madison, WI, 53719 dmaxwell@wkow.com

WKOW is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

WKOW 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.

Applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law), and successfully pass a background screening.


Newscast Director

WKOW, the ABC affiliate in Madison Wisconsin is seeking a newscast director.

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

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WKOW, the ABC affiliate in Madison Wisconsin is seeking a newscast director. WKOW utilizes the Ross Overdrive automated news production system for HD newscasts. The successful candidate will have experience with live directing, excellent computer skills, people skills, and leadership qualities in a studio environment. Experience with HD production, Ross Vision and Xpression products is a plus, along with basic knowledge of non-linear editing and graphics production.

If you think you’re qualified and want to live and work in one of America’s most livable cities, please a cover letter, resume and references to:

Dani Maxwell, News Director
WKOW
5727 Tokay Blvd.
Madison, WI, 53719
dmaxwell@wkow.com

Applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law), and successfully pass a background screening.

WKOW 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 for links to all stations and opportunities.

Madison TV, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Weekend AM Meteorologist / Multimedia Journalist

WKOW, the ABC Affiliate in Madison, WI, is looking for a weekend morning meteorologist who loves storytelling!

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

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WKOW, the ABC Affiliate in Madison, WI, is looking for a weekend morning meteorologist who loves storytelling! We are looking for a meteorologist who likes to talk about weather, be in weather, chase weather and report about weather. We’re looking for a scientist who can create memorable television and produce content for on-air, online and social media platforms. This position will handle weather forecasts during weekend morning newscasts. During the week, you will either fill-in on other newscasts or report on weather from the field. 

Like severe weather? We've got it. Like snowstorms? We’ve got them too. You'll be working with the WSI MAX system. Meteorologists with at least one year of experience as well as WSI expertise should apply. NWA and AMS certifications are a plus. 

If you think you’re qualified, want to work with a great group of people and live in one of America’s best cities, send a cover letter, resume, demo reel and references to: 

WKOW-TV 
Dani Maxwell, News Director 
5727 Tokay Blvd. 
Madison, WI, 53719
dmaxwell@wkow.com 

WKOW Television, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

WKOW 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. 

Applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law), and successfully pass a background screening. 


Account Executive

If you have ever wanted to work in one of the best places to live, here is your opportunity! WKOW, the ABC affiliate in Madison, Wisconsin, has an immediate opening for an account executive.

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

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If you’ve ever wanted to work in one of America’s best places to live, here is your opportunity! WKOW, the ABC affiliate in Madison, Wisconsin, has an immediate opening for an account executive.

A positive and motivated salesperson committed to winning will love working for Quincy Media, a growing family owned company. Our successful candidate will grow and develop an account list while helping local clients list grow their bottom line.

At WKOW, our candidate will have fun selling the Green Bay Packers, Big 10 Football, local sports and news in the fastest growing market in Wisconsin.

This is your chance to live and work in the home of the Wisconsin Badgers!

Applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law), and successfully pass a background screening.

Please submit your resume and references to:

WKOW-TV
Human Resources
5727 Tokay Blvd
Madison, WI 53719
bbeer@wkow.com

No phone calls please.

WKOW is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

WKOW 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.