For the aforementioned positions, qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter via the on-line application process at www.FOX10Phoenix.com. On the menu, click 'More,' then on ‘Work for Us.' All offers of employment are contingent on successfully passing the pre-employment drug screen. Please include your resume and cover letter, including salary requirements (resumes/cover letters without salary requirements will NOT be considered). If you are a current employee of KSAZ/KUTP or any other Fox Television Station or 21CF company, please log-in to Workday to apply for any open positions. Once in Workday, click on the "Careers" app then click "Find Internal Opportunities" to apply for any open position(s). Current employees of Fox Television Stations or any other 21CF company should not apply for a job through the 21CF Careers site.
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KSAZ-TV News Reporter
KSAZ FOX 10, the dominant newsroom in Phoenix, is seeking an experienced reporter with a passion for winning. Beginners need not apply. We are seeking a highly creative individual who routinely generates unique story ideas and is willing to take risks to tell those stories using non-traditional techniques both on-air and on-line. Applicants must display the ability to research, write and deliver compelling stories both live and on tape. Must show strong proficiency for breaking news coverage, ad libbing, and superior interview skills. Work cohesively with producers, editors and photographers to create news stories and features. Work accurately and efficiently meeting tight deadlines. Develop and maintain sources. Make public appearances on behalf of the station. Must have strong track record using social media to attract, inform and engage the audience. Minimum 4 years’ experience reporting. Proficiency with newsroom computers and related software required. Local/national travel, weekends, holidays, varied work hours required. Four year college degree required. Experience in investigative and political reporting a plus. Must have, or be willing to obtain, a valid AZ driver’s license and be able to drive. Please embed a link of your recent work in your cover letter. Resumes/cover letters without embedded links of recent work will not be considered. CLICK HERE TO APPLY.
KSAZ TV – Assignment Editor
KSAZ FOX 10 is looking for an Assignment Editor to join Arizona's best new station. The selected individual will be responsible for gathering story information from various news sources and determining newsworthiness. Making decisions on what stories to cover and assigning/dispatching the crews. Keep news staff apprised of breaking news and changes in assignments. Make beat check calls to law enforcement and other governmental agencies. Update station social media platforms as news events warrant. Communicate with affiliates to ensure continuity in coverage. One year experience in TV news, including assignment desk experience. College degree in an applicable discipline, such as broadcast journalism, required. Must be well organized and able to manage multiple projects. Must demonstrate outstanding news judgment, good news writing skills, and strong familiarity with social media. Must be able to deal effectively and professionally with people. Must be able to work well in a fast-paced environment. Coordinate coverage of special events. Overtime, holidays, and varied hours required. CLICK HERE TO APPLY.
KSAZ TV – Vice President Creative Services
KSAZ FOX 10 is looking for an experience Vice President of Creative Services to direct and manage all on-air promotion and packaging for KSAZ/KUTP. Key duties include: help define and build distinctive brands of all stations on-air and off-air promotional sound and "look." Also responsible for the development of promotional strategic plans, multi-media marketing plans, promotional News campaigns, and general programming promotion. Responsible for the supervision of the Creative Services department to include daily department personnel oversight; training, managing, and evaluating all subordinates. Create promotional material for the Sales Department; Coordinate advertiser/station promotion tie-ins, develop major Sales presentations, such as the yearly upfront video. Responsible for marketing via station’s digital platforms. Identify strategic community partnerships and execute on-site station involvement in high profile station-sponsored community events. Individual will also manage local artist as well as be a key liaison with the FOX graphics hub. Develop and monitor annual budgets for the Department. Work effectively with the Finance department to provide accurate forecast information. Liaison with Fox networks regarding station promotional activities. Work with other department managers to accomplish the objectives of this station. Develop and coordinate viewer-targeted contests. Meet with syndicators and maintain competitive information in the market. 4-year college degree req. A minimum of 5 years management experience in a Top 50 market is preferred. Strong hands-on leader and motivator with an ability to direct and motivate the creative staff. Weekends, holidays, and varied hours req. Must be a team player and be able to instill the concept of teamwork within the department and work well with other departments. Must have, or be willing to obtain, a valid AZ driver’s license & provide MVR & insurability. CLICK HERE TO APPLY.
KSAZ TV - Senior Producer
Arizona’s best news station is seeking an experienced Producer. Must produce a timely and compelling newscast that is editorially and visually dynamic. Participate and help lead in the editorial process. May be required to produce content/newscasts for news specials, and possibly field produce. Assign stories for associate producers and ENG staff with video production. Must be able to complete simple desktop editing and use templates to produce graphics. Utilizes a variety of storytelling techniques and tools to showcase stories in unique ways. Must have strong knowledge of social media and be able to incorporate and showcase content from multiple platforms into newscast. Have exceptional news judgment, strong writing and copy editing abilities. We are looking for a competitor who can collaborate with the staff to perform at the highest levels every day. Must be able to work in fast-paced environment under specific time constraints while demonstrating exceptional creativity. Must be self-motivated and work productively on a team. Will work closely with news management to continually evolve newscasts. Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or Communications. Minimum 2 years working in a major market newsroom as a producer or smaller market news manager. All offers of employment are contingent on successfully passing the pre-employment drug screen. Weekends, holidays and varied hours required. CLICK HERE TO APPLY.
KSAZ TV – Content Creator
Assist with the production of, all areas of newscast and digital content including story conception and research, content selection, newscast timing, writing, booking guests, interviews, social media and web postings, basic video editing. Field produce spot news stories, planned events, special segments, and other outside programming. Work cohesively with all areas of newsroom to produce news stories. Overtime, weekends, holidays, and varied hours required. Four-year college degree or equivalent work experience preferred. Two years TV news experience required. Requires a solid background in writing and news production. Previous producing experience a plus. Must be able to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. Work accurately and efficiently within specific time constraints. Proficiency with newsroom computers and related industry software required. CLICK HERE TO APPLY.
KSAZ TV - Photographer
Cover general news assignments in a fast-paced news environment using electronic camera & editing equipment; applying techniques appropriate to each story. Understanding of different camera/media formats required. Recent on-the-street TV news photography experience required. Must have live ENG remote experience, including streaming platforms and microwave truck operation. Excellent storytelling techniques including composition, use of audio, lighting and effective editing required. Along with photography, editing is a major component of this position, whether in the field or at the station. Applicant must be able to edit ENG material both remotely and in-house for various newscasts under specific time constraints using non-linear editing equipment. Must have a working knowledge of the Adobe Premiere editing platform. Familiarity with Bitcentral newsroom systems and iNews a plus. Excellent storytelling techniques for on-air, online and social media including composition. Participation in the newsroom’s social media initiatives is required. Candidate is expected to be willing to cross-train into other areas of the news operation if needed. Weekends, holidays, travel & varied hours required. HS diploma required, college degree pref. Must be able to lift/carry 50 lbs. equipment. Must be able to drive, have proof of insurance, obtain a valid Arizona driver’s license and maintain a clean MVR. Resume and on-line link of recent work required of applicants. CLICK HERE TO APPLY
KSAZ TV – Account Executive
Fox Television in Phoenix, Arizona is looking for an experienced Account Executive to maintain and improve existing client list as well as secure new advertisers and revenue. Will be responsible for all aspects of account negotiation and maintenance including; transactional business, digital, generating new business, and the creation and sale of unique promotional sponsorships. Candidate must have excellent communication, negotiation and organizational skills and be able to develop strong client and agency relationships. One year of marketing, communications, or advertising sales experience or Bachelor’s degree in marketing or communications preferred. Knowledge of media math, TV ratings and web metrics, MS Office products, primarily MS PowerPoint, Word and MS Excel is a plus. Candidate must be detailed oriented, resourceful, reliable and a self-starter. Maintain timely and detailed paperwork and reports relating to sales activities. Must have or be willing to obtain and drive reliable transportation and have a valid driver’s license. Local travel and varied hours required. Ideal candidate must possess a proven track record of success in sales. CLICK HERE TO APPLY.
KSAZ TV – Maintenance Engineer
KSAZ/KUTP FOX Television Stations Owned and Operated in Sunny Phoenix, Arizona is looking for an Broadcast Engineering Technician. In this role you will employ your electro-mechanical and information systems skills in a customer service based environment where we support our News broadcasting and Digital streaming efforts.
SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
- Ensure that all technical equipment is operational and support the production department’s use of the equipment. Supported systems include, but are not limited to: HDSDI router and switchers, audio consoles and network, intercom system, digital asset management system, virtual set systems, cameras, multi-view monitor systems
- Identify signal parameters and troubleshoot issues using test equipment including waveform monitors, vector monitors, audio metering, network and transport stream analyzers, and a variety of cable testers
- Work daily with Engineers, Production, News, and Digital personnel to support live programming
- Ensure all production systems are up to date and functioning as needed
- Troubleshoot issues with broadcast systems, and work with vendors and open trouble tickets with customer support
- Repair or replace equipment as needed
- Work with Engineering Leadership Team to plan and implement projects on tasks including research and specification of vendor/hardware/software, installation and configuration of system or solution
- Occasional facility maintenance level work will be assigned as required
- This position’s work hours include early/late shifts, weekends and holidays
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
- Knowledge of broadcast video routing systems, signal distribution and processing, and installation and repair
- Knowledge of production systems including switchers, cameras, audio, multi-image displays, digital effects, graphics, and editing
- Sony and NewTek switchers, SSL and Wheatstone audio consoles and BitCentral Core, iTX, Adobe CC, Telestream and Signiant products, RTS and ClearCom intercom, Evertz EQX, VIP with Magnum control.
- Knowledge of satellite and compression systems (receivers, dish control systems, encoders, multiplexers, encryption and decryption equipment)
- Outstanding communication skills, both verbal and written
- Excellent interpersonal skills - ability to interact with all levels of people including management, peers, operators, and vendors
- Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications, including Visio
- Attention to detail and organizational skills
- Ability to function in a dynamic environment and work independently
- Capacity to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced environment
- Experience as an engineer in live television or post-production environment preferred
- Experience supporting cloud-based content management or OTT streaming preferred
- VHF and UHF transmitter experience preferred
Applicant must be a graduate of an accredited electronics school or college or possess equivalent experience in broadcast maintenance. Must be able to lift and carry forty-five (45) pounds and with equipment, traverse walking distances, up and down stairs, and rough terrain, to complete essential job functions. Must have a clean MVR and be willing to obtain a valid driver’s license. Ability to safely operate a four-wheel drive vehicle in inclement weather. All offers of employment are contingent on successfully passing a full background check. Local travel, OT, weekends and holiday will be required. CLICK HERE TO APPLY.
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