WENY in Elmira, NY is seeking professionals for the following open positions:

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Traffic Assistant

WENY and Lilly Broadcasting is seeking a highly motivated Traffic Assistant.  This position will be responsible for coordinating, entering, monitoring and maintaining program logs.  Position enters broadcast sales orders for commercial contracts and promotional commercials.  This includes continuity, copy, and clearance of the daily program logs.  Ability to provide separation for conflicting advertisers and inventory usage in the trafficking system is necessary. Frontloading logs to insure maximum inventory usage.  Coordinate with Account Executives to assure proper traffic scheduling.  This position provides additional support to other departments as needed.  Position will become second shift (3pm 11pm) but training will be provided during daytime hours (9am 5pm).

Candidate must possess strong communication and organizational skills.  Applicant should be comfortable in a fast paced multiple deadline environment with rapidly changing priorities and a high volume of projects.  Individual must be a team player with strong initiative, work ethic, and ability to work independently with minimum supervision. Provide the willingness to work overtime with short notice.  Possess the ability to navigate using Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)

Experience in broadcast television/sales traffic preferred.  Prefer 3 years + experience in fast paced, interactive office environment or combination of education and experience equivalent to degree.  Knowledge of Wide Orbit Traffic system a plus.

Please send cover letter and resume to:

Attention Traffic
WENY
474 Old Ithaca Road
Horseheads New York 14845

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Evening News Producer/Anchor/Reporter

Evening News Producer/Anchor/Reporter

WENY News, the ABC and CBS affiliate in Horseheads, NY has an opening for producer and co-anchor for its evening newscasts. The right candidate should have a strong on-air presence, have solid news judgment and writing skills, and ability to handle pressure and last-minute changes.

We are looking for the right person to join our energetic team and continue to grow our evening newscasts. Our 11PM co-anchors share responsibilities of producing and reporting for the show each evening. WENY also prides itself on its social media presence, and incorporating that into shows to grow audiences on both TV and digital platforms.

The right candidate will have strong organizational and time management skills, the ability to operate as a one-person band, and edit video when necessary. Prior producing experience is preferred. ENPS knowledge is a bonus, but not required.

WENY is located in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York. Just a few hours drive from many major cities (NYC, Buffalo, Syracuse, Toronto, Philadelphia), it`s surrounded by nature full of natural waterfalls, hiking trails, wineries, and small but thriving communities.

Send resume, cover letter and demo reel to:

Renata Stiehl
WENY News Director

No phone calls please!

WENY and Lilly Broadcasting, LLC are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Master Control Operator

WENY has an immediate job opening for a Master Control Operator.  Candidate should be flexible and able to perform a variety of tasks from: operator to switching on-air programming, live and recorded.  Record satellite feeds.  Maintain transmitter and programming logs and discrepancy reports.  Previous experience with audio / video in a broadcast environment desired, but will consider trainee with technical background or training in another field.  Thorough understanding of basic computer operations is absolutely essential to be considered for this position.

Excellent organizational and Project Management skills
Expert Computer skills
General knowledge  in Microsoft Word, Excel
Strong Communication skills (Written and Verbal)
Detail oriented, excellent organization, prioritization and problem-solving skills
Ability to handle and prioritize a heavy workload
Typing skills with high level of accuracy
Ability to work with little or no supervision
Solid understanding of PC and server architecture and inter-connectivity
Attention to detail.
Programming experience / knowledge (Java Script, HTML) helpful

Applications / resumes may be submitted by mail or dropped off at our studios at the address below, or by email to:

WENY ABC|CBS|CW2
Recruiting Department
474 Old Ithaca Road
Horseheads, NY 14845

WENY, and Lilly Broadcasting LLC. is an equal opportunity Employer.
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Local Account Executive - Local Sales
WENY ABC|CBS|CW2 has an immediate job opening for a Local Account Executive - Local Sales: Seeking an individual with a strong sales background.  Candidate must be a proven developer of new business and have the ability to sell non-traditional and traditional advertising.  Strong verbal and written communication skills are a must.  Applications / resumes may be submitted by mail or dropped off at our studios at the address below.

Douglas Beers
474 Old Ithaca Road
Horseheads, NY 14845



No phone calls please!

WENY and Lilly Broadcasting LLC are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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 WENY in Elmira, NY is always accepting applications for future reference.
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Multi-Media Journalist

WENY News in Elmira has an immediate opening for a multi-media journalist for our growing morning broadcast.

The ideal candidate will report for the morning and noon newscasts. This can vary from daily assigned stories, to covering live breaking news. The candidate may also be required assist with any needed video editing prior to showtime, or any additional tasks requested by producers to prepare the show for broadcast.

Must possess strong writing and organizational skills, and have the ability to shoot and edit video using Adobe Premiere Pro. Must be able to operate as a one-person band. Live experience preferred, but not required. The ability to multi-task in a deadline driven environment is a must.

We`re looking for the right person to join our award-winning, tight knit team and continue to elevate our news product that puts a premium on local news content that matters to our community.

Please send cover letter, resume and demo reel to:

Renata Stiehl
WENY News Director
474 Old Ithaca Road
Horseheads, NY 14845



No phone calls please!

WENY and Lilly Broadcasting LLC are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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News Interns
WENY News is looking for college students who'd like to intern with us for the semester. This is an unpaid internship, though you'll get full college credit.  We have several positions available for college credit internships.

To apply, send cover letter and resume (Link or DVD, if applicable) to:

Renata Stiehl
WENY News Director
474 Old Ithaca Road
Horseheads, NY 14845



No phone calls please!

WENY and Lilly Broadcasting LLC are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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