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Photojournalist

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

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WKOW-TV has an 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.

Our photojournalists are responsible for live shots, gathering video and conducting interviews. They work both alongside reporters and solo depending on the story and situation. You’ll have the opportunity to become a drone operator at this station!

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 Television, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Digital Producer/Assignment Editor

WKOW-TV in beautiful Madison, Wisconsin is looking for the person who wants to be at the center of all the action in our newsroom!

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WKOW-TV in beautiful Madison, Wisconsin is looking for the person who wants to be at the center of all the action in our newsroom!

In this hybrid role, you would work on the assignment desk Monday - Friday, making and taking calls on potential news stories, gathering details on future assignments while also posting news articles to our digital and social media platforms, sending out push notifications and livestreaming content to wkow.com.

WKOW is looking for a detail-oriented, self-starter who is inquisitive by nature, has great people and communication skills, and can be aggressive during breaking news. This position requires excellent writing skills, experience posting to various social media platforms and a strong desire to learn new things.

WKOW is a place where we encourage growth, and this position is a great foot in the door to an exciting, fast-paced work environment!

Qualified candidates can send their resume and writing samples to:

Dani Maxwell
News Director
WKOW
dmaxwell@wkow.com


Digital Content Producer

WKOW 27 News in beautiful Madison, Wisconsin is hiring two Digital Content Producers.

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WKOW 27 News in beautiful Madison, Wisconsin is hiring two Digital Content Producers.

Digital Content Producers in our newsroom create and edit content on multiple platforms, including our website, social media pages and news app. They work closely with the Digital Content Manager and News Director to ensure we are breaking news on our digital platforms and leading the way with the most accurate and compelling coverage.

Responsibilities Include:
-Write and copy edit breaking news, daily news and sports stories for the station's website, mobile app and social media pages
-Curate the station's homepage with the latest news stories
-Manage livestreams on the station's website
-Produce digital-only content, including newscasts that livestream on wkow.com
-Clip relevant video from broadcasts and attach to news articles and social media pages
-Send push alerts for important news, weather and sports articles
-Basic news gathering skills, including making calls on breaking news
-Use digital platforms to reinforce brand and drive viewers to television
-Contribute ideas to help grow the station's digital platforms

Requirements:
A college degree in Journalism, Mass Communication or related field is preferred. This job requires excellent writing skills, including knowledge of AP-style writing for digital news sites or
newspapers and experience with social media best practices. Basic video editing skills are a plus.

If you are qualified and want to live and work in a city consistently ranked one of the best places to live in America, send your writing samples and resume to:

Dani Maxwell
News Director
dmaxwell@wkow.com
Or apply at https://allenmediabroadcasting.com/careers/wkow.html


Weekend Morning Anchor/Producer/MMJ

WKOW-TV, the ABC affiliate in beautiful Madison, WI has an opening for a bright, motivated news anchor who can also produce and report.

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WKOW-TV, the ABC affiliate in beautiful Madison, WI has an opening for a bright, motivated news anchor who can also produce and report.

In this role, you would co-produce and co-anchor a popular state-wide weekend morning newscast serving the Wisconsin markets of Madison, Wausau, La Crosse and Eau Claire. During the week, you would report for our morning show, Wake Up Wisconsin.

We are looking for a competitive journalist who focuses on breaking news and live elements for our very important morning newscasts. You should have strong anchoring, reporting, producing, writing and editing skills as well as the ability to give clear live reports on the desk and in the field. 

Everyone on our team not only produces content for television, but also our digital, mobile and social platforms. 

Applicants must have a degree in journalism or a related multi-media field and at least one year of broadcast experience. 

Applicants must 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

If you’re qualified and want to live and work a city consistently ranked one of the best places to live in the U.S., please send your resume and demo reel to:

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


Account Executive

WKOW, the ABC affiliate in Madison, WI has an immediate opening for an experienced account executive.

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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, WI has an immediate opening for an experienced account executive.  A positive and motivated salesperson committed to winning will love working for Allen Media Broadcasting, a growing Black Owned media company.  Our successful candidate will grow and develop an account list while helping local clients grow their bottom line.  At WKOW, our candidate will have fun selling the Green Bay Packers, NBA Basketball, NHL Hockey, 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!

Please submit your resume and references to:

WKOW
Dan Howles 
5727 Tokay Blvd
Madison, WI  53719
dhowles@wkow.com 

Applicants must 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