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Represent station and FOX7Austin.com to local advertisers. Develop new-to-station and web business. Maximize billing on existing account list. Write, prepare and deliver sales presentations to advertisers. Negotiate business with agency buyers. Cultivate new-to-station advertisers through cold-calling and aggressive prospecting. Prior media advertising sales experience (minimum 2 years) required and television sales experience preferred. Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Experience with Scarborough, Wide Orbit and CMR is a plus. Excellent people skills. Valid driver's license and good driving record.
SPECIAL PROJECTS MANAGER
Conceptualize, manage and execute production projects for promotion, sales, the digital team and news. Serve as primary production liaison within the station, insuring technical efficiency and quality control. Serve as the primary videographer for all non-news projects, including sales commercials and promotion projects. Must be able to complete productions independently as well as part of a team, depending on the scope of the project. Work with sales to generate local advertising business and client satisfaction through commercial writing/spot production and promotion/marketing plans. Work with news to plan and execute special content, especially for station sponsored events. Work with management team to develop and maintain community outreach, including event planning and on-site execution. Maintain PSA inventory and prepare FCC public service reports. Work with the digital team to identify content production opportunities that will further enhance station’s brand across all platforms. Must have strong videography, lighting, nonlinear editing and motion graphics (Adobe Creative Cloud) experience. Demonstrated script writing ability for short and long form projects. Multi-skilled team player with a positive attitude and strong interpersonal communication skills. Ability to work flexible schedules when needed, including weekend hours. 2 years related television production experience required. Prior experience in a television station creative services department and a college degree strongly preferred. Valid driver’s license and good driving record. Ability to drive company vehicles.
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