KKTV-Gray Television
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Published
June 21, 2022
Job Type
Full Time
Category
TV

Description

Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 101 television markets. Upon closing pending transaction, Gray will own television stations serving 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.

At Gray Television, Inc., we offer employees the opportunity to connect with something larger than ourselves. Each day, our employees work alongside great people on fast-paced exciting and innovative projects that inspire change in the world around us. At Gray TV, our employees know that growth opportunities are endless and possibilities are all around us.

We understand that life needs balance. That is why we offer our employees and eligible family members a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Safe harbor 401(k) Plan with matching and profit sharing contributions
  • Major Medical, dental, and vision plan options
  • Employer contributions towards HSA plans
  • Flex benefits, including healthcare and dependent care FSA plans
  • Employer Paid Life
  • Short and Long-term disability
  • Voluntary plans, including hospital indemnity, critical illness, whole life and accident insurance
  • 10 paid company holidays, plus PTO
  • Wellness initiatives and other exciting work-life programs

About KKTV:

Wake up in the most beautiful market in the country where we experience an average of 300 days of sunshine, Colorado Springs!  KKTV is the leading CBS broadcast television station in Southern Colorado, delivering news across broadcast, digital and our OTT platforms.  Come work for one of the best teams in the country in one of the most beautiful places.

Job Summary/Description: Job Pay (Hourly/Salary): 50K- 70K plus commission

KKTV is growing and is now in search of a high-energy person with a professional appearance, positive attitude and hungry to increase their personal income.  Excellent communication skills and a passion to help local businesses grow are a must.

We are looking for positive people who are interested in becoming all-star advertising account executives.  Applicants should enjoy working in a fun culture that offers a professional environment with excellent opportunities to grow their own personal income.  We offer a flexible work schedule, extensive sales and marketing training and some of the best advertising products to sell on the market.

KKTV is looking for someone with a great attitude.  If you have common sense and a sense of humor, you move to the front of the line.  Candidate must have high school diploma or equivalent, as well as a driver’s license, insurance, and a clean driving record, as you will be required to use your vehicle for business. 

Qualifications/Requirements:

·         Ability to connect with local businesses we can help grow utilizing our television and digital marketing products

·         Provide administration and account list management

·         Sell across all product platforms, broadcast, digital and OTT

·         Basic computer knowledge including Microsoft Office products

·         Strong communication and presentation skills

 

·         Previous media sales experience a plus but not required

EDUCATION OR FORMAL TRAINING - College degree preferred but not required

Are you energetic, positive and goal-oriented? Please join our team, send your cover letter and resume, 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

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, and 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 Grays employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.

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