• Full Time
  • Anywhere

Omaha,NE

Gray Television

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About Gray Television:

Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households. 

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business. 

About WOWT:

WOWT is a modern facility equipped with state of the art technology, and with our leading broadcast news we provide award winning local news coverage, dedicated community service, and effective marketing solutions for area businesses. Omaha is one of the most progressive cities in the Midwest with a strong market supported by several national industries. The Omaha area boasts an array of top attractions that can’t be matched, from the World Famous Henry Doorly Zoo, to the NCAA Men’s College World Series. Omaha is popular for our downtown which is home to a revitalized riverfront and the Historic Old Market.

Job Summary/Description:  

WOWT a Gray Media station located in Omaha; Nebraska is looking for an experienced Account Executive to join our team of marketing/advertising professionals. At WOWT, we help businesses grow using effective marketing and advertising solutions. The Account Executive generates revenue through advertising sales by servicing existing clients and developing new business. The Account Executive will be evaluated on achieving revenue budget goals, new business development goals, client service and thorough accurate forecasting and teamwork.

Duties/Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

– The ideal candidate will work energetically and strategically to increase our market share for various digital and TV products, including OTT/Streaming, targeted e-mail, programmatic display/video, paid social media, YouTube, SEM/SEO, and more.
– Develop and maintain solid relationships with clients in person, understanding and communicating the value that digital solutions can bring to their advertising campaigns. Collaborate with clients on strategic planning to achieve their advertising objectives.
– Actively seek new business opportunities and work towards winning them.
– Meet and exceed sales activity targets and goals.
– Adapt to varying work schedules, including occasional meetings or events outside regular working hours.

Qualifications/Requirements:

– The ideal candidate has a track record of multi-platform selling and increasing revenue and share on their accounts.
– We are looking for a high character, self-motivated team player with excellent organizational skills.
– This candidate is energetic, passionate about new business, enjoys strategic planning and wants to win.
– They have developed solid relationships and understand the value that digital products can bring to a client’s campaign.
– If you have media sales experience, and like working with people, this could be the job for you. Work schedules may vary depending on station/client needs.
– Occasionally a meeting or event may be scheduled outside of regular working hours.

If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on "apply now", upload your resume, cover letter, and references

(Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

WOWT-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Gray Television encourages all new employees to fully vaccinate against the coronavirus before the first workday.


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HOW TO APPLY

If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your resume, cover letter and references.

https://gray.tv/careers