Current Available Jobs for WKOW


Political Anchor / Reporter

WKOW – TV in beautiful Madison, Wisconsin is looking for a strong journalist with a love for political reporting to be our next Capitol Bureau Chief / Reporter.

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

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WKOW – TV in beautiful Madison, Wisconsin is looking for a strong journalist with a love for political reporting to be our next Capitol Bureau Chief / Reporter. This journalist will cover state government and politics for our network of Allen Media Broadcast stations in Wisconsin. We need an aggressive, competitive journalist who can be a presence in the newsroom, on the set and out in the field. This is a position for a veteran reporter who is knowledgeable of the legislative process, the courts and executive branch. This journalist must have investigative zeal, a passion for the 1st Amendment and the ability to clearly report the human impact of official action. The successful candidate will also have experience in producing and anchoring a weekly political talk show. Position also requires some general assignment reporting.

Candidate must have great writing skills, the ability to deliver compelling stories under deadline pressure, a track record of enterprising unique stories and know-how to ask tough questions. This position requires on-camera reporting, as well as photojournalism and non-linear editing. Our journalists produce content for on-air, online, and mobile platforms.  Applicants must have a degree in journalism or a related multimedia field. Experience with on-camera reporting and producing is desired.

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, Inc., a privately owned company with 19 stations (ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, CW) in 12 states. Visit www.allenmediabroadcasting.com for links to all stations and opportunities.

Please submit your resume, reel and references to:

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


Photojournalist

WKOW has an immediate opening for a hardworking, creative team player to join our photojournalism staff.

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

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WKOW has an immediate opening for a hardworking, creative team player to join our photojournalism staff. We’re looking for a news journalist who loves telling stories with memorable characters, impactful video and strong natural sound. You'll work with an award-winning staff of reporters and photographers on daily news events and in-depth reports. Avid editing, LIVE U, GO PRO and a Drone are some of the tools you'll work with at this aggressive, hard news station. Duties include shooting and editing news events, live shots and conducting interviews. A minimum of one year experience in a newsroom is preferred. The position requires the ability to carry up to 50 pounds, a valid driver's license and a good driving record.

If you qualify and want to work with a great group of people in one of America’s best cities, send your 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.


Part-time Programming & Sales Coordinator

WKOW-TV is seeking an organized, enthusiastic person to join our sales team!

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

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WKOW has an immediate opening for a motivated Programming and Sales Coordinator.  The successful candidate will assist our sales staff throughout the local and national sales process by maintaining client contracts, entering client orders, preparing sales and marketing presentations, communicating with advertising agencies and providing other necessary sales support for the team. Additionally, this individual will be responsible for the coordination of the station’s programming needs and assist in ensuring station’s compliance with FCC rules and regulations.

This is a fast-paced, high-performance sales environment.  You must have strong attention to detail, great organizational skills, and be comfortable working with numbers.  Computer experience including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, and the ability to juggle multiple tasks are essential.  

This position is part-time.

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, Inc., a privately owned company with 19 stations (ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, CW) in 12 states. Visit www.allenmediabroadcasting.com for links to all stations and opportunities.

If you're ambitious and are looking for your next career challenge, send your resume, cover letter and work sample or link to:

Please send resume to:

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

WKOW is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Main Anchor

WKOW-TV, Madison’s 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


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.