Current Job Openings as of December 11, 2009:
Account Executive (Job #100DM): 97.1The Fan has an immediate opening for a highly motivated, seasoned media sales
professional. The Fan is passionate about partnering with clients to grow their business; this position offers the opportunity to
utilize your creativity and problem solving skills to meet daily challenges. The successful candidate will be responsible for
partnering with current clients to increase their business while developing additional revenue through non-traditional and online
opportunities as well as new business development. If you are a leader on your team, love to win and have a history of solving
problems and building strong relationships, this may be an excellent fit for you. This position requires previous media sales
experience, excellent oral and written communication skills, strong presentation and negotiation skills, and the ability to think
outside the box.
General Sales Manager (Job #100GSM): RadiOhio, Inc. is searching for a highly motivated individual to oversee sales operations
as General Sales Manager for 97.1 the Fan and The Ohio News Network Radio. This is an excellent opportunity for a positive takecharge
leader to coach and grow a sales team of winning customer-focused sellers. Locally owned and operated, RadiOhio offers
the unique opportunity to grow your career as the leader of a highly skilled sales team using our AM, FM and network properties, as
well as company convergence sales resources. The successful candidate will understand sports radio as well as sports marketing
and activation, possess excellent communication skills, have the ability to develop strong relationships with the staff as well as
clients, demonstrate proven leadership abilities, have a track record of sales success and a proven record of recruiting and
developing new sales talent as well as leveraging new opportunities and creating new strategies. Experience in local broadcast sales
and sales management required; sports sales experience as well as network sales experience strongly preferred.
Staff Engineer (Job #100GA): RadiOhio has an immediate opening for a staff engineer to work in our state of the art, fully
digital facility. The successful candidate’s responsibilities will include assisting in the design, installation, operation, and
maintenance of broadcast equipment including ENCO DAD automation systems, Klotz Digital audio routing system, studio equipment,
remote equipment, telephone systems, computer networks and servers, satellite downlinks, AM, FM & C-Band transmission systems
and related equipment. The ideal candidate will have an associate or bachelor degree, or equivalent experience and/or
certification, in broadcast electronics, telecommunications or related field, above average computer and verbal skills, and the
ability to perform repairs at the component level. Ability to multi-task and work various hours and days, including some weekends
and holidays. Must be available for on-call status 24/7. Preference given to candidates holding a Society of Broadcast Engineers
certification and a combination Broadcast/IT background.
Photographer (Job #200SB): The #1 station in the 32nd market seeks a photojournalist who is passionate about great
storytelling. WBNS-10TV, Central Ohio’s News Leader, is committed to enterprising, hard news coverage. We’ve been awarded the
ONPA station of the year 6 times and we would like to win a 7th. Must be creative, aggressive, a collaborator and journalist, nonlinear
and P2 experience a plus. Must fly in our state of the art helicopter and learn how to operate our FLIR stabilized camera.
Producer (Job #200DM): WBNS-10TV, Central Ohio’s News Leader, is looking for a dynamic producer to join our award- winning
team. Candidate must know how to differentiate and showcase a newscast that is urgent and relevant to the viewer. WBNS-10TV
has all of the tools necessary to produce a compelling newscast- SNG truck, multiple ENG trucks, station-owned helicopter with
pilot, investigative and special projects unit. WBNS is a CBS affiliate and privately owned by the Dispatch Printing Company which
has a long history of quality journalism and commitment to the community. If you thrive on winning, we want to hear from you!
Qualified applicants may apply online at www.dispatchbroadcast.com. Dispatch Broadcast Group is an Equal Opportunity
Employer. We are a smoke-free and drug-free workplace.