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
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.
Executive Producer (Posted 6/24/2014) (click here to apply online)
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER/ FILL-IN PRODUCER needed for award-winning ABC affiliate in Abilene, Texas. This position is responsible for training and overseeing our AM, 5p, 6p, 10p, and weekend newscasts. We are looking for someone who ensures our goals of “getting the facts right, and alerting to weather danger”. The right candidate will have strong news judgment, and solid fact checking abilities. Other duties include: rundown supervision, ensuring clear and compelling writing that matches video, and also working with producing staff to develop custom graphics. This position will assist the Assignment Editor, Internet Content Director, and News Director. This position will also be involved with special projects including elections, ratings periods, and major breaking stories. Creativity is a must. We are looking for an EP to help differentiate our newscasts. This is primarily a dayside Monday-Friday position; however, schedule changes will occur based on training needs. This position will fill-in as producer as needed. If you are interested in getting into management, this is a great opportunity. At least three years of producing experience required. Send resume and tape to: Jason Goodwin- News Director, mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Executive Producer Opening, KTXS-TV, Attn: Jason Goodwin-News Director, 4420 N. Clack , Abilene TX 79601.
News Photographer - Part Time (Posted 6/24/2014) (click here to apply online)
KTXS Television is searching for a part-time photojournalist. At KTXS you can truly learn from the best, we have some of the most experienced photojournalists in the state working here. We have all of the tools you`ll need to cover breaking news, and put together a great story. We also house the area’s only satellite truck, and we broadcast in full HD. You need to be able to work under deadlines and carry at least 50 pounds of equipment. Must be able to work weekends. If you would like to be a part of this team, EMAIL your resume and tape to email@example.com, Attn: Jason Goodwin-News Director, 4420 N Clack, Abilene, TX 79601
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:firstname.lastname@example.org or call 325-677-2281. KTXS-TV; 4420 N. Clack Street; Abilene, TX 79601. Bonten Media Abilene is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Part Time Production Assistant (Posted 2/04/2014) (click here to apply online)
How would you like to work with the latest High Definition Television Equipment? KTXS/KTXE/KTES/NTXS has several immediate opening on our production team. We’re looking for part time production assistants that will work evenings from 4pm until 10:45pm. Must have reliable transportation and able to lift 35 pounds. To apply, call KTXS at 325-677-2281 or go online to KTXS.com for more information. Emails should go to Nikki Caudle at email@example.com. KTXS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (click here to apply online)