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Group Director of Advertising
The Telegraph Herald/Woodward Community Media is looking for a Group Director of Advertising for the Community Publishing Division. The Community Publishing Division consists of one daily and five weekly newspapers, five free community shoppers, a digital agency and a printing service. The Group Director of Advertising is a key leadership role responsible for establishing sales targets to meet the company’s objectives as well as strategic sales plan development to promote sales growth and customer satisfaction.

To be successful in this role, this leader will possess problem solving and analytical skills, the ability to think strategically, a drive to succeed and a keen focus on customer satisfaction. Above average ability to communicate at all levels and advanced sales, marketing and leadership knowledge is required.

The qualified candidate will have a minimum of eight years in sales/marketing and four years management experience, preferably with entire department responsibility. Knowledge financial planning and controls, and sales skills required. College degree preferred, plus a record of continuous learning through seminars, conferences and workshops related to marketing, advertising and/or management.

The Group Director of Advertising will be based out of the Dubuque, Iowa office and will regularly travel to locations in Iowa and Wisconsin. A valid driver’s license and proof of insurance is necessary.

To learn more about our employee-owned organization, visit our website at www.wcinet.com and click on the Careers link to apply. The deadline to apply for this exciting career opportunity is July 3, 2015.

TH Media and Woodward Community Media are divisions of employee-owned Woodward Communications, Incorporated (WCI), headquartered in Dubuque, Iowa. WCI is an equal opportunity employer.
7/3/15

Newscast Producer
KWWL Television, Inc., the powerhouse NBC affiliate in growing eastern Iowa, is looking for a smart, competitive newscast producer who will also play a key role online and on social media.

Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 6/9/2015
Closing Date: 8/9/2015
City: Waterloo - 50703
State: Iowa

Experience: We're looking for a producer who knows the difference between stacking a show and creating a newscast that flows and understands the importance of showcasing.

Requirements: College degree required, along with newscast producing experience, preferably with an automated production system. One year of experience is preferred. Additional Information: The Waterloo-Cedar Rapids-Dubuque-Iowa City market is a great place to live with numerous colleges and universities, good quality of life, ample recreation and close proximity to Minneapolis, Chicago and Des Moines.

Contact: KWWL is proud to be a Quincy station. Learn why our family-owned broadcast group has a reputation as one of the best media companies to work for at: www.careersatquincy.com. If you'd like to be part of our award-winning team, send a DVD or a link to your online video to:
Shane Moreland, News Director
KWWL Television, Inc.
500 East Fourth Street
Waterloo, IA 50703
smoreland@kwwl.com
KWWL TV, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer
8/9/15


Weekend Anchor/Reporter
KWWL, the NBC affiliate serving the 90th ranked market, is seeking an experienced, Anchor/Reporter for our weekend morning newscasts. If you're passionate about news, and about the issues that affect our Iowa viewers and have significant TV reporting and anchoring experience, we want to talk to you.

Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 6/9/2015
Closing Date: 8/9/2015
City: Waterloo - 50703

Experience: KWWL produces over 38 hours of local news each week, including our 2.5 hour morning show and our hour-long noon newscast. We're looking for a serious journalist who is as comfortable in a live ad-lib situation as they are reading a prompter. You'll help write and produce our weekend shows, conduct live newsmaker interviews, and represent the station at community events.

Requirements: Qualified candidates must have a degree in Journalism, Broadcasting, Communications or related field. This is definitely NOT an entry-level job. A minimum of 2 years' experience anchoring local news is required. Familiarity with Iowa issues is a plus. Qualified candidates must have excellent writing and on-camera skills and a positive attitude.

Additional Information: KWWL is proud to be a Quincy station. Learn why our family-owned broadcast group has a reputation as one of the best media companies to work for at: www.careersatquincy.com.

Contact: If you'd like to be part of our award-winning team, send a DVD or a link to your online video to:
Shane Moreland, News Director
KWWL Television, Inc.
500 East Fourth Street
Waterloo, IA 50703
smoreland@kwwl.com
KWWL Television, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer
8/9/15

News Photojournalist
KWWL, the powerhouse NBC affiliate serving eastern Iowa, is looking for a part-time photographer with a creative eye, technical expertise and can-do attitude. You’ll also need to understand the importance of visual composition, natural sound and quality lighting. The successful candidate must be able to deliver great video on a daily basis in our very competitive 21-county market.

Vacancy Type: Part Time
Date Posted: 5/7/2015
Closing Date: 7/7/2015
City: Waterloo - 50703 State: Iowa

Experience:
--Four-year college degree preferred with significant experience shooting and editing.
--Working knowledge of TV news gathering techniques and best practices.
--Ability to work independently, exercising good judgement.
--Ability to meet and deal with outside people involved in news stories, such as police, firefighters, etc.

Requirements:
--Shoot and edit high-quality video for television and website, sometimes working with a reporter, but often working alone.
--Gathering basic facts on the scene of news events.
--KWWL has Sony HD cameras, three live trucks, including a brand-new satellite SUV and bonded cellular live backpacks so we can go live from almost anywhere on earth.
--Be on-call for breaking news, severe weather, and other special assignments.
--Help maintain news vehicles, making sure they are clean and have regular preventive maintenance.
--Help maintain assigned TV equipment, making sure items needing repair are reported promptly and taken to engineering.
--This position requires regular and reliable attendance.

Additional Information: KWWL is proud to be a Quincy station. Learn why our family-owned broadcast group has a reputation as one of the best media companies to work for at: www.careersatquincy.com.

Contact: To apply, send your resume and a link to your reel to:
Eric Page, Asst. News Director
KWWL-TV
500 East 4th Street
Waterloo, IA 50703
Waterloo-Dubuque-Cedar Rapids-Iowa City
epage@kwwl.com
KWWL Television, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer
7/7/15

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