This is a current listing of available job opportunities with KTVI-TV / KPLR-TV. Resumes are accepted by mail, e-mail, or in person at our front desk during normal business hours weekdays from 9am to 5pm.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, only those individuals who have been selected for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

If your organization regularly distributes information about employment opportunities, and would like to receive job vacancy notifications from FOX 2 / KPLR 11, please notify Human Resources by mail or e-mail to make your request. KTVI-TV and KPLR-TV are Equal Opportunity Employers M/F/D/V.

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Contact Information:

Resumes and references may be sent to stljobs@tvstl.com to the attention of the Human Resources Dept. Interested parties can also submit by mail:

KTVI/KPLR
2250 Ball Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146
E-mail: stljobs@tvstl.com

Current Job Openings:


Sales – Account Executive

KPLR 11 has an immediate opening for a new business developmental Account Executive. Candidate will be responsible for developing new business for KPLR and
KPLR11.com. In addition, candidate will provide outstanding customer service and form new relationships with clients. Candidate must possess self-motivation skills along with a proven track record of success. Must be able to work under pressure, be extremely organized and maintain a team spirit. Cold calling and prospecting is required, as this is commission based compensation.

Experience:

Minimum Knowledge Skills & Abilities:

• Experience with TV Scan, Scarborough and Broadcasting Traffic System
• Must be proficient with Microsoft Office ( Excel, Word, Powerpoint )
• Creativity, strong written / oral communication skills are required
• Valid driver’s license with clean driving record

Requirements:

A Bachelors degree and two years experience in outside sales

Contact:

Interested parties can apply online at http://www.tribunemedia.com/#/?page_id=15562. Filter the Job Search by Location, US-MO-St. Louis, to view all open positions at KTVI KPLR. Please indicate where you first learned of the position and include a resume, cover letter and references. No phone calls, please.


Digital Sales Specialist

This position is an integral part of digital sales. Seeking a progressive, creative thinker who can conceptualize, execute, and close revenue producing ideas that connect our advertiser’s goals to our multimedia digital properties, including, but not limited to, the station websites, apps, social media, off-site partners, and agency services.

This position works with the sales management team including Local Sales Managers and National Sales Manager in business development for the overall operation; specifically championing digital sales. This position reports directly to the Digital Sales Manager.

Experience:

• Drive digital revenue growth for the station and company; take revenue share out of the market, and create new digital business – be a part of every local advertiser’s budget.
• Work at a partnership/consultative level as an expert in digital advertising with account executives, agencies, and advertisers.
• Work in tandem with the Digital Sales Managers to form revenue strategy, expense management, training, and overall cross-media revenue production.
• Knowledge of all digital sales products, inventory management and pricing strategies.
• Assist in forecasting revenue, developing and sustaining a business plan to exceed the digital sales budget
• Coach and deliver sales presentations in tandem with sales people.
• Create strong business relationships and develop a sense of team with the Account Executives and assist with targeting, building, negotiating and closing deals.
• Brainstorm with sales people for creative marketing promotions that leverage the digital and broadcast assets.
• Develop and deliver best practices for digital knowledge among the sales department and clients..
• Work with 3rd party vendors to support digital initiatives including ad operations, creative, agency services, analytics partners, audience extension partners, contesting and email programs, lead generation, search, and others.
• Produce reporting, and other support functions of Interactive.

Requirements:

• Promote a winning, positive culture. Be a team player. Have passion for the business, your job, and helping clients to be successful.
• 2 years or more experience in digital selling/buying.
• Ability to translate and communicate problems into opportunities. Creativity and nimbleness is essential.
• Presentation experience, excellent written and verbal communications essential.
• Ability to manage multiple projects, manages time wisely, and prioritizes projects and people.
• Strong computer skills, proficiency in PowerPoint, Excel, social media, etc.
• Some technical skills to work with ad tags, analytics, campaign tools.

Statement about Other Duties:

The foregoing is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all functions essential to the job for which the employee is responsible, nor an exhaustive list of the minimum requirements and specifications necessary to perform the essential functions, including all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts, or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different functions be performed when circumstances change or exigencies require it.

Contact:

Interested parties can apply online at http://www.tribunemedia.com/#/?page_id=15562. Filter the Job Search by Location, US-MO-St. Louis, to view all open positions at KTVI KPLR. Please indicate where you first learned of the position and include a resume, cover letter and references. No phone calls, please.


 

Photographer
Details: Photograph and edit news stories, special events and live shots. Operate ENG camera and editing equipment. Operate ENG micorwave live van, setting up live shots. Understand the use of lighting, photographic, audio and editing techniques as required in news production.

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Experience:

• Photograph and edit news stories, special events and live shots
• Operate ENG cameras and editing equipment
• Operate ENG microwave live van, setting up live shots
• Operate Station vehicles
• Understand the use of lighting, photographic, audio and editing techniques as required in news production

Requirements:

• Bachelors Degree in Journalism/Broadcasting
• Five years television news experience
• Understand use of lighting, photographic, audio and editing techniques
• Expert at editing Final Cut Pro and Sony EX3
• Valid driver’s license and clean driving history required

Additional Information:

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Dexterity to operate camera, VTR, etc. Vision to shoot and edit videotape. Ability to lift up to 100 pounds of equipment consisting of camera, VTR’s, tapes, tripods, batteries, etc. Ability to get into nooks, crannies, and high places to shoot video. Ability to read road maps. Works in all types of weather conditions.
Dexterity for operating keys and buttons on computer and typewriter. Vision and hearing and vocal communication skills used to gather and report news. Ability to climb ladders and get in remote places to report stories. Ability to use radios, audio equipment, telephones, etc. in newsgathering.

STATEMENT ABOUT OTHER DUTIES:
The foregoing is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all functions essential to the job for which the employee is responsible, nor an exhaustive list of the minimum requirements and specifications necessary to perform the essential functions, including all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts, or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different functions be performed when circumstances change or exigencies require it.

Contact:
Interested parties can Apply online at http://www.tribunemedia.com/#/?page_id=15562. Filter the Job Search by Location, US-MO-St. Louis, to view all open positions at KTVI KPLR. Job ID 2015-42485 and 2015-42486. Please indicate where you first learned of the position and include a resume, cover letter and link to past work. No phone calls, please.
KTVI / KPLR and Tribune Media are Equal Opportunity Employers.

 


Producer

KTVI-KPLR in St. Louis, Mo. has an immediate opening for a Multimedia Producer. We are looking for a creative, visionary producer who knows how to craft a great rundown but isn’t married to it. The winning candidate is enthusiastic and willing to make last minute changes. Equally important is how this producer performs in the booth. We are looking for someone who makes decisions quickly and calmly.

We are also looking for someone who can maximize all of our live pictures, whether they be from our helicopter, fixed cameras, live remotes or news feeds from around the country & world.

In addition to the standard duties of producers in the industry (write, gather information, select stories, decide order and treatment of stories ), the producers of the KTVI-KPLR News Team are responsible for developing an overall style and identity for their assigned newscast with a keen focus on building the stations brand, “ Live, Local, and Late Breaking “

This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related field and 5+ years of relevant work experience. KTVI/KPLR TV and Tribune Broadcasting are Equal Opportunity Employers.

Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter and link to past production work to Tribune Broadcasting at: https://careers-tribune.icims.com/jobs/41919/producer/login. Filter the Job Search by Location, US-MO-St. Louis, to view all open positions at KTVI KPLR


 

 

Account Executive

KTVI / KPLR-TV has an immediate opening for a new business developmental Account Executive. Candidate will be responsible for developing new business for KTVI / KPLR-TV. In addition, candidate will provide outstanding customer service and form new relationships with clients. Candidate must possess self-motivation skills along with a proven track record of success. Must be able to work under pressure, be extremely organized and maintain a team spirit. Cold calling and prospecting is required, as this is commission based compensation.

Minimum Knowledge Skills & Abilities:

  • Experience with TV Scan, Scarborough and Broadcasting Traffic System
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office ( Excel, Word, Powerpoint )
  • Creativity, strong written / oral communication skills are required
  • Valid driver’s license with clean driving record

Education / Experience Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree and two+ years’ experience in outside sales.

Interested parties can apply online at http://www.tribunemedia.com/#/?page_id=15562. Filter the Job Search by Location, US-MO-St. Louis, to view all open positions at KTVI KPLR. Please indicate where you first learned of the position and include a resume, cover letter and references. No phone calls, please.

KTVI / KPLR – TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 


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