KTXS/KTXE/CWAbilene/MeTVAbilene & KTXS.COM (Bonten Media Group-Texas) is an equal opportunity employer. In compliance with federal, state, and local equal employment laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions with Bonten Media without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, marital or veteran status.
Current Open Positions
Weekend Director (Posted 9/11/2014) (click here to apply online)
KTXS-TV is seeking a highly motivated, self-starter to direct live newscasts, cut-ins, and programs. This individual must have great communication skills, coordinate and lead a news production team. This position serves as our backup director and covers some holidays, severe weather, breaking news, and vacation time. Other responsibilities include, graphic design, video editing/uploading, commercial dub ingestion, and working on live events outside of station. Experience with Grass Valley Kayak a plus. Ability to operate studio cameras, audio board, and character generator is required. Must be a team player who takes initiative, and be able to maintain control and composure during stressful situations. Must have reliable transportation and be able to lift 30 lbs. (click here to apply online)
Director of Sales(Posted 8/5/2014) (click here to apply online)
KTXS-TV is seeking to hire a highly motivated and experienced sales manager to lead our sales force. This individual should have a proven record as a successful leader in a competitive sales environment. The director of sales primary responsibility is the oversight of the entire Abilene Texas sales group encompassing both the national/regional sales manager as well as the digital sales manager. They will also have direct supervision of the local sales account executives and office staff. They are responsible for determining budgets and initiating actions and measures to ensure that all revenue goals are met in all areas of the sales department including local, national and digital sales. This individual will have a commitment to providing solutions that meet the goals and needs of our clients. Three years experience in television broadcasting preferred. This individual reports directly to the general manager will be a pivotal member of the management team.
National/Regional Sales Manager(Posted 8/5/2014) (click here to apply online)
KTXS-TV is seeking to hire a highly motivated and well-organized sales manager to lead our sales force. The national regional sales manager is responsible for achieving targeted budgets for both our national and regional accounts. Some travel is involved. This individual will be responsible for maintaining a consistent and effective level of communication with our national rep firm, advertising agencies, buyers and regional account management. They will be responsible for some supervisory responsibilities of both the sales clerical staff and account executives. They will report to the Dir. of sales and as such will be responsible for assisting in setting budgets and providing accurate and timely reports to their supervisor and other members of management.
Current Open Positions
Engineer(Posted 7/2/2014) (click here to apply online)
KTXS-TV is searching for an Engineer that knows Broadcasting and has a passion for it. KTXS-TV is a four-station operation in Abilene, TX, that leads the market and is looking for candidates that thrive in a team-based environment. Responsibilities include maintaining efficiency. Experience with Studio and transmitter maintenance a plus and backup duties for other engineers will be required. The ability to troubleshoot, multi-task, and work in a fast-paced environment are critical. Candidate should have a valid driver's license and a clean driving record, be able to lift 75 pounds, and be able to work overtime on occasion. Qualification: two-year degree or equivalent work experience in Information Technology or Broadcast engineering.
Account Executive (click here to apply online)
Do you love to learn about other businesses and how they operate? Do you like to learn new ways to help your clients grow and succeed? Do you like to develop new customers and new relationships? Are your days structured and organized? Do you follow up on your work and are you a person of integrity and commitment? If you are an enthusiastic, self-motivated salesperson who seeks big challenges to achieve big rewards, we may have the position for you. KTXS TV, Me-TV, CW Abilene, and KTXS.com are seeking a salesperson that can operate independently and has the curiosity it takes to learn, process, and create solutions for our clients. If you are that person, please contact Feray Waggoner, Local Sales Manager at mailto:email@example.com or call 325-677-2281. KTXS-TV; 4420 N. Clack Street; Abilene, TX 79601. Bonten Media Abilene is an Equal Opportunity Employer.