Below are various job openings at the Columbus Dispatch organization. Apply online at dispatchbroadcast.com
Assignment Editor (Job #200ME): WBNS 10TV has an immediate opening for an Assignment Editor. This is a great spot news market, but we need someone to go beyond the headlines to find the stories that make a difference. This position is responsible for generating strong ideas, cultivating news sources throughout the community, fact gathering and managing staff and resources to accomplish news goals. Previous television news and assertive news gathering
skills required. Prior assignment desk experience strongly preferred. Excellent communication and organizational skills as well as the ability to function effectively under extreme deadline pressure are a must. Knowledge of the region a plus.
Sales Assistant (Job #200JW): WBNS-10TV is seeking a detail oriented sales assistant to support our successful 10 member sales team. The successful candidate will be responsible for sales order entry, phone coverage, reporting and general clerical support. This position requires excellent communication and organizational skills as well as working knowledge of Microsoft Office products. At least two years experience in a sales support role is required, media sales experience is preferred.
Anchor (Job #200AC): WBNS TV, Central Ohio’s news leader is seeking an experienced journalist to fill a lead Anchor position. This individual will be responsible for anchoring our evening and late evening newscast, conducting interviews and anchoring breaking news as well as serving as a strong representative of WBNS TV in the community.
This position will also serve as a reporter responsible for in-depth special reports. Successful candidate must have exceptional anchoring stills, have strong reporting skills and be able to work a flexible schedule. Must have 5-7 years of previous experience as a News Anchor and should be knowledgeable about Central Ohio.
General Assignment Reporter (Job #200AH): WBNS-TV, 10TV News HD is searching for an aggressive, enterprising general assignment reporter to join its award winning news department. Enterprise rules, so the ideal candidate will be able to present ideas for several topical, relevant enterprise stories to the table each day that deliver viewer benefit. The ideal candidate will have superior writing and storytelling ability, ability to dig deep and uncover the big stories, and be able to cover and deliver breaking news with accuracy and urgency. 10TV News HD is
the number one news operation in Central Ohio, and this position requires experience, self-motivation that will help deliver content that will help us remain number one and grow as a news organization. At least 3years experience as a reporter at a local TV news station required.
Account Executive – ONN Radio (Job #100ONN): The Ohio News Network, one of the largest news radio networks in the country, is searching for a dynamic Account Executive to join our sales team. The successful candidate will thrive on collaborating with clients, solving marketing challenges and developing partnerships. ONN offers the opportunity to sell products including Tonight in High School Football, Ohio College Football Today and the 76 affiliate news network while working with clients throughout the state to grow their businesses. This position requires two or more years of successful business to business sales experience, and a degree in marketing. Experience in radio network sales or marketing is a plus. If you have the ability to build strong relationships, identify opportunities and build creative solutions and thrive on challenges, apply today.
Qualified applicants may apply online at www.dispatchbroadcast.com. Dispatch Broadcast Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are a drug-free workplace.