Current Available Jobs for WKOW


Full Time Programming and 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-TV is seeking an organized, enthusiastic person to join our sales team! 

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.  

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.


Marketing and Creative Services Writer/Producer

WKOW has a rare opportunity for a creative individual with news writing skills to join our Marketing and Creative Services team as a Writer/Producer.

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

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You could be living in the #1 Best Place to Live in the United States (2021 and 2022 Livability!) 

WKOW has a rare opportunity for a creative individual with news writing skills to join our Marketing and Creative Services team as a Writer/Producer. The successful candidate will be responsible for writing, shooting and editing compelling station promos, topicals, commercials as well as providing creative input for station marketing. This candidate must be a detail-oriented self-starter, who can work both independently and as part of a team.  The ability to multi-task and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment is a must.

REQUIREMENTS:
This person must have excellent organization and communication skills; and be able to help conceptualize and create promo spots for news, weather sports, community events and programming.  Candidates must also be well versed in the use of social media, mobile and web content for promotional and marketing purposes. Must be able to work quickly, handle multiple projects and meet strict deadlines under pressure. Preferred candidates will have a college degree and experience in advertising, marketing and/or communications, along with experience in non-linear editing. Knowledge of After Effects and Photoshop are a plus.  

Are you a great Writer/Producer who constantly strives to be even better? Then you could make the move to Madison, a city that consistently ranks as a top community in which to live, work, play, and raise a family!

Send a link to your most recent work, resume, and references to:

Jill Genter
Manager of Marketing and Creative Services
WKOW-TV
jgenter@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.


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).

Apply Now

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.


Creative Services Commercial Producer/Graphic Artist

We need an energetic and creative producer with a vast knowledge of commercial production and graphic arts with a team attitude and the determination to win.

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 DuPont, Emmy, and Alpha award-winning ABC affiliate, has an immediate opening for a Commercial Producer/Graphic Artist.  We need an energetic and creative producer with a vast knowledge of commercial production and graphic arts with a team attitude and the determination to win.

The successful candidate will have two years of production and graphic design experience in a broadcast/post/corporate video environment. You’ll be responsible for shooting and editing commercials for a wide variety of clients. In addition, you’ll assist reporters and producers with graphic storytelling and produce graphics for web applications.

The candidate will have expert knowledge of full Adobe Suite (particularly After Effects) and motion graphics. Knowledge in Ross Xpression, 3D Modeling/Animation software and familiarity in Newsticker software is a plus. 

The person must have a proven ability to organize and manage multiple projects with a sense of urgency and the ability to work well as a team member. The ability to work with minimal supervision and a high degree of self-motivation is required.

If you think you’re qualified and want to live and work in one of America’s most livable cities, please send us a copy of your most recent work.

Please send cover letter, resume, and link to your work to:

Jill Genter, Manager or Marketing and Creative Services
WKOW-TV
5727 Tokay Blvd.
Madison, WI, 53719
jgenter@wkow.com

No phone calls please. 

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 Sports Anchor/ Multimedia Journalist

WKOW-TV, the ABC affiliate in Madison, Wisconsin, has a rare opening for a sports journalist who thrives on making sports journalism lead-worthy in a newscast.

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

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WKOW-TV, the ABC affiliate in Madison, Wisconsin, has a rare opening for a sports journalist who thrives on making sports journalism lead-worthy in a newscast. We don’t need someone who just covers scores and highlights. We want a journalist who can break stories in the world of sports!  The successful candidate will anchor our weekend sportscasts and report during the week. 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, we’d like to see your work. We’re looking for someone who will shoot, write and edit with a creative flair as well as post content on various platforms including web, mobile and social networks. Strong work ethic, creativity and competitiveness are all necessary. We’re looking for strong communicators, not cliché artists. At least 1 year of full-time broadcast experience is preferred.

This is your opportunity to join an innovative television news organization in a city that is consistently ranked best place to live in America!

Send your resume, reel and references 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.


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.


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


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


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.