Open Positions

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We currently have 2 positions open for an Account Executive and a Video Producer.

Account Executive

Great Plains Television Network, LLC. is currently accepting applications for full time Television Account Executives for television sales. Applicants should have some background in broadcasting sales, marketing, or other sales experience. The ideal candidate will be a goal-oriented self-starter who is driven to succeed. Strong communication skills and reliability are a must. Account Executives with Great Plains Television are expected to present a positive, professional image on social media and be able to use various social media platforms to expand their sales networks. The ideal candidate will:

  • Take responsibility for achieving Company and personal sales objectives.
  • Be confident in his or her experience, knowledge and skills.
  • Have reliable transportation.
  • Present themselves in a professional, polished manner.
  • Have excellent communication, organizational, multi-tasking and problem solving skills.
  • Be creative, and have the ability and desire to create and pitch effective sales promotions.
  • Be adaptable and flexible.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Execute strong sales skills and effective negotiation skills.
  • Recommend strategies to clients based on awareness of local competitive conditions.
  • Create and maintain mutually beneficial client relationships.
  • Maintain or increase sales volume from established accounts.
  • Acknowledge customer complaints quickly and advise management promptly.
  • Create and propose advertising recommendations that best suit customer needs.
  • Contribute to collaboration efforts within a team environment.
  • Coordinate and assist with production plans, when necessary, and assists in coordination of external production.
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Great Plains Television Network, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law. If interested in applying for this position, please send your updated resume to tom@greatplainstv.com.

Video Producer

Great Plains Television has an opening for a Video Producer.

Work in the fast paced world of broadcast television at the award winning KGPT 26 TV. Collaborate with clients to write, record, and edit television commercials, work on Great Plains Television’s local TV shows, help us serve the community by broadcasting live events, including the annual Riverfest Parade, and combine your creative energies with the rest of the Production Department to create station promos and branding. The ideal candidate will:

  • Be familiar with Adobe products including Premiere, Soundbooth, and Photoshop.
  • Experience with Adobe After Effects and Adobe Illustrator is a plus.
  • Applicants should have some experience with both writing and reading voice overs.
  • Be confident in his or her experience, knowledge and skills.
  • Present themselves in a professional, polished manner.
  • Have excellent communication, organizational, multi-tasking and problem solving skills.

More about this position:

  • A college degree in a field related to video production is preferred but not required.
  • The starting pay for this position is between $13/hr – $15/hr based on the applicant’s experience and skills.

Great Plains Television Network, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law. If interested in applying for this position, please send your updated resume to tom@greatplainstv.com.

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Great Plains Television Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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