Hearst Television Inc
Location: Des Moines, IA US
KCCI, the Hearst Television CBS affiliate in Des Moines, IA is seeking an experienced media sales professional with a strong track record of success. The ideal candidate is self-motivated, driven, professionally persistent, and thrives in a goal-oriented team environment. Strong communication skills essential. Two years relevant sales or marketing experience preferred. If you have a strong desire to take your career to the next level we want to hear from you!
Hearst Television, Inc. comprises 29 television stations, and two radio stations, in geographically diverse U.S. markets. The Company's television stations reach approximately 18% of U.S. TV households, making it one of the largest U.S. television station groups. The Company owns 13 ABC affiliated stations and 10 NBC affiliates, and among both networks' largest affiliate owners; and it owns two CBS affiliates.
Hearst Television’s stations are recognized news leaders. The station group has been honored with six consecutive Walter Cronkite Awards, presented by the University of Southern California's Annenberg School for Communication, for excellence in television political journalism. Hearst Television stations also are the recipients of many of television's other highest awards for excellence in journalism, programming and community service, including the Peabody, the duPont-Columbia University Journalism Award, the Sigma Delta Chi Award, the Gabriel, the Ad Council Silver Bell, the National Headliner Award, the Edward R. Murrow Award and the Emmy.
Hearst also is a leader in the convergence of local broadcast television and the Internet through its partnership with Internet Broadcasting, and in the application of digital broadcast spectrum for new local informational services.
Hearst Television is wholly owned by the Hearst Corporation.