WSIL EMPLOYMENT POSTINGS - WSIL-TV 3 Southern Illinois

WSIL EMPLOYMENT POSTINGS

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GENERAL MANAGER/GENERAL SALES MANAGER

Quincy Media Inc. is seeking a strategic GM/GSM for WSIL, the ABC affiliate in the Cape Girardeau/Paducah/Harrisburg DMA. WSIL has a long track record of success in southern Illinois with news, sales and community service.  In addition to ABC, WSIL multicasts the Heroes and Icons network and a weather radar channel.

The responsibilities of the position include:

  • P&L management – responsible for profitability
  • Strong sales background and orientation
  • Protect the FCC license
  • Oversees department heads and local sales team
  • Creates and communicates a clear vision and plan to staff
  • Ensures station compliance with all regulatory bodies/policies/laws
  • Sets performance expectations throughout the organization
  • Community Involvement
  • Practices accountability throughout the organization
  • Strong Communicator
  • Builds strong teams
  • 5 years of sales management experience preferred

Applicants should have a demonstrated track record and must have a significant amount of senior level management experience in the television industry. 

WSIL is licensed to Harrisburg, Illinois with studios in Carterville, Illinois, between Carbondale and Marion.  Carbondale is home to Southern Illinois University.

Quincy Media Inc. is a family-owned media company which believes localism and community service are prerequisites to excellence in broadcasting. Learn why our company has a great reputation at www.QuincyMediaCareers.com.


To apply, e-mail your resume to:

Jim McKernan
Regional Vice President, Quincy Media Inc.
jmckernan@quincymedia.com

WSIL is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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WEEKDAY MORNING PRODUCER

Full-Time

WSIL News 3 in Carterville, IL is searching for a news producer for the station’s two-hour morning show. You’ll be working with a second producer and on-air talent to craft broadcast news and digital news content for this ABC affiliate in southern Illinois (88nd DMA).

Desired candidates must have an attention to detail and write and edit stories for a fast-paced news broadcast. Journalism or related media degree highly desired.

You’ll be working with a team of veteran on-air talent.   Carterville is just miles away from Carbondale, Il, home of Southern Illinois University.  The station is less than a two-hour drive to St. Louis.

WSIL-TV is part of Quincy Media, a family-owned company with a 100-year tradition of quality journalism: https://quincymediacareers.com.

Send your resume and a link to your demo reel to: Mike Snuffer, News Director
msnuffer@wsiltv.com.

WSIL is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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SALES ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE 

ABC affiliate WSIL in Carterville, Illinois (88th DMA), is seeking candidates for an experienced Sales Account Executive. 

Duties will require a strong focus on new business and non-traditional revenues with both television and digital platforms. Candidate must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills. One must also be accomplished with the use of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Must also be willing to learn and master industry dedicated computer software applications. 

The successful candidate will be an aggressive self- starter with excellent communication skills and a winning attitude.  While prior television experience is preferred, sales experience in cable or radio will be considered.  You will have the opportunity to manage an established account base. You must have the ability to develop creative marketing strategies and custom advertising solutions for new direct account development.

WSIL is located in southern Illinois (Marion-Carbondale). Our coverage area also includes southeast Missouri and western Kentucky.

Quincy Media Inc. is a family-owned media company which believes localism and community service are prerequisites to excellence in broadcasting. Learn why our company has a great reputation at www.QuincyMediaCareers.com.

Please send resume and link to:

Dave Cisco WSIL-TV
1416 Country Aire
Carterville, IL 62918
dcisco@wsiltv.com

WSIL is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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MULTI-MEDIA JOURNALIST- WSIL

ABC affiliate WSIL in Carterville, Illinois (88th DMA), is seeking candidates for a Multimedia Journalist. We are looking for candidates who are self-motivated and enjoy enterprise reporting.  This position involves hard news reporting with a focus on covering political and investigative stories.

WSIL is located in southern Illinois (Marion – Carbondale). Our coverage area also includes southeast Missouri and western Kentucky.

As an MMJ you will shoot, write and edit content for daily broadcasts and digital platforms; including web and social media.  A degree in Journalism or Mass Communications is highly desired.

Please send resume and link to:

Mike Snuffer – News Director
WSIL-TV
1416 Country Aire
Carterville, IL 62918

WSIL is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Email: msnuffer@wsiltv.com  SUBJECTLINE:  Reporter MMJ Search

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TECHNICAL DIRECTOR – WSIL  

ABC affiliate WSIL in Carterville, Illinois (88th DMA), is seeking candidates for a technical director.  We are looking for candidates who are self-motivated and enjoy technical production of newscasts and other assigned television productions.

This is a multi-skilled position. Knowledge of Final Cut Pro; Grass Valley switcher and Chyron character generator is highly desired.  Television studio production experience or education is a must.

Please send resume and link to:

Tom Mann – Production Director
WSIL-TV
1416 Country Aire
Carterville, IL 62918

Email: tmann@wsiltv.com    SUBJECTLINE:  Technical Director Search

WSIL is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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ASSOCIATE PRODUCER (Part-Time)  WSIL  

WSIL News 3 is seeking candidates for part-time associate producer/video editor.  These shifts vary and may include weekdays, weeknights and/or weekends (25 hours per week). Experience working with FinalCut Pro or similar video editing software required.  

Candidates must be a team player and have ability to work under daily deadlines for our newscasts. A background in broadcasting or video production highly desired. 

To be considered email your resume to: msnuffer@wsiltv.com – subject line “AP Search.” 

You may also drop-off resumes at the television station at 1416 Country Aire Drive, Carterville, IL 62918. 

WSIL is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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