Detroit Lakes

Full-Time Videographer & Editor

Detroit Lakes

Position: Full-time Videographer & Editor 
Market: Detroit Lakes, MN

Details:

LAKES TV3 & LB Video Productions a division of Leighton Broadcasting is seeking a full-time entry-level videographer and editor. You’ll have the opportunity to be involved in many creative aspects of television and video production: videography, editing, graphics, scriptwriting, storyboarding, music selection, color correcting and more.

Our team is down to earth, fun (we think we are at least), and enjoy Marvel movies. Well one of us enjoys Marvel movies. The nerd is strong with her. 

We work on all types of videos and budget sizes from local programming to corporate, human interest, PSAs, and commercials.

You'll find our work on social media, broadcast stations across the state, in movie theaters, and on the Jumbotron at MN Wild Games. 

Requirements:
Previous experience 1-3 years. Attention to detail and strong communication skills. Videography, Video editing experience - FCPS, and Photoshop.

Where to Apply:

Click the blue button below to APPLY NOW or send your resume to rzima@leightonbroadcasting.com. Please include a resume and video material with your submission.

Leighton Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer.

Morning Show Host/Program Director

Detroit Lakes

Position: Morning Show Host/Program Director
Market: Detroit Lakes, MN

Details:

Leighton Broadcasting in Detroit Lakes, MN is looking for our next Morning Show Host and Program Director for the legendary 1340 & 93.1 KDLM. You’ll host a live news & information-driven morning show and program the station that Lakes Area residents have been able to count on for more than 65 years.

We’re looking for someone who wants to make a difference in the community, coordinate our on-air brand by scheduling live broadcasts including professional and local sports; work with our account executives to create sales opportunities; produce station imaging and commercial production; engage with our target audience through web and social media; coach part-time and full-time air-talent and engage with our target audience on-air and during live events. Experience with sports play-by-play is a plus, but not required.

Knowledge in Adobe Audition, Nexgen, Microsoft products, and all social media platforms is a plus!

Experience:

A minimum of 3-5 years of on-air experience. 

Requirements:
Attention to detail and strong communication skills.

Where to Apply:
Apply by clicking the blue button below or send your resume to  jthaden@leightonbroadcasting.com.

 

Leighton Broadcasting is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Fergus Falls

Account Executive

Fergus Falls

Job Category: Marketing

Type: Full-Time

Job Details: Leighton Broadcasting of Fergus Falls, which includes stations Z103, KJ Country 96.5, Channel 977 and the historic KBRF AM 1250, is seeking a bright, energetic salesperson to market a powerful four-station group of radio stations. If you're the right person, you can make above-average income with an established list while raising your family in the beautiful lakes area.

Direct selling experience is required. Honesty, perseverance, and a persuasive personality is a must. Excellent benefits including paid vacation, 401K and health insurance.

City: Fergus Falls
State: Minnesota
Zip Code: 56537

Experience: Sales experience is required

Requirements: Honesty, perseverance, and a persuasive personality are a must.

How to Apply: Send your resume to hireme@leightonbroadcasting.com
Attention: Doug Gray Leighton Enterprises is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Sales Coordinator

Fergus Falls

Sales Coordinator

Job Category:   Sales and Marketing

Type:   Full-Time

Job Details:    Leighton Broadcasting is looking to add an energetic, driven, detail oriented individual to our company!   The role of Sales Coordinator allows you to be the essential piece in our organization between our On-Air and Sales Departments.   Your daily tasks include:  creating one sheets for sales promotions and presentations, assisting the sales team with general needs, coordinate sales promotions, organize company events and other tasks as assigned.   We are an employee owned company that is active and gives back to our community.   We offer competitive pay and great benefits, including vacation, 401k and health insurance 

City:  Fergus Falls

State:   Minnesota

Zip Code:    56537

Experience:   Experience working in radio a plus, but we will train.
Requirements:    Attention to detail, ability to multitask and social media experience.

How to Apply:   Send your resume to hireme@leightonbroadcasting.com or to Doug Gray, Leighton Broadcasting, PO Box 495, Fergus Falls, MN   56538-0495

Leighton Enterprises is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Grand Forks

Account Executive

Grand Forks

About us:

Leighton Broadcasting is a family and employee-owned, multi-platform media company that heavily invests in their employees through training, education and great leadership. Employees enjoy a full line of benefits ranging from health and dental insurance, plus disability; attendance at cool concerts, great discounts on all types of products. In addition to vacation we offer sick and personal time off.  All of this, plus a state of the art building where you will be proud to bring clients and be happy to come to work each day. We offer an above average compensation structure which has allowed us to keep top talent for decades, not just years. Our team has passion, loves media and it shows.

Job Summary:

Identifies and develops new business opportunities; keeps and grows existing client relationships; offers solutions that help clients achieve their business goals; closes business; meets sales targets. One of the core values of the company is to give back in various ways to help the community.

Qualifications:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite and social networking platforms
  • Adept at prospecting and using effective consultative selling principles and practices
  • Strong client service relationship-building skills
  • Ability to plan and organize, set priorities and multi task in a fast-paced environment
  • Negotiation and closing proficiency
  • Persuasive communication skills: verbal, written and presentation
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Understanding of market dynamics including demographics
  • Strong interpersonal skills

Requirements:

  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Minimum 5 years sales experience; 2 years broadcast or media sales experience a plus
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
  • Proven track record for new business development

Job Type:

Full-time, Regular

Leighton Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer.

How to Apply: Send your resume to jobs@leightonbroadcasting.com attention: Misty Paul

Leighton Enterprises is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Programming/Sales/Promotions

Grand Forks

Leighton Broadcasting is growing and hiring! We are looking for great people to add to our team. Sales Representatives, On-Air Talent, PD, Promotional Support. We hire great attitudes! If you have an infectiously positive outlook, love people, are outgoing and want a great opportunity to advance your career, call us! Earn what you deserve in a supportive, fun and team-oriented atmosphere! We reward for any great referrals so share with someone you know.

Call 701-775-4611 or send resume to: employment@leightonbroadcasting.com

Visit us at: LeightonBroadcasting.com
Our mission is to serve, connect, and celebrate our community, local business, and our employees.
Core values:
Community-minded to help build community by investing our time, talent and treasure.
Ethical - do the right thing even when no one is watching.
Dedication - unwavering accountability.
Passion - continually strive for excellence.
Success - helping others to succeed both internally and externally.
Professional commitment to personal development.

Leighton Broadcasting is an EOE.
City: Grand Forks
State: North Dakota
ZipCode: 58278

Experience: Applicants should be High School Graduates
Requirements: enclosed
Contact Details: employment@leightonbroadcasting.com

Perham

Account Executive

Perham

Job Category: Marketing

Type: Full-Time

Job Details: Leighton Broadcasting is seeking a bright, energetic salesperson to market a powerful and established group of radio stations. If you're the right person, you can make above-average income with an established list while raising your family in the beautiful Lakes Area.

Direct selling experience is required. Honesty, perseverance, and a persuasive personality is a must. Excellent benefits including paid vacation, 401K and health insurance.

Experience:  Sales experience is required

Requirements: Honesty, perseverance, and a persuasive personality are a must.

How to Apply: Send your resume to jobs@leightonbroadcasting.com attention: Jeff Leighton

Leighton Enterprises is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

St. Cloud

Air Talent

St. Cloud

The Wild Wake Up on Wild Country 99 is looking for YOU!

If you're a morning person, creative, great sense of humor, web savvy and want to be a part of an amazing brand, we'd love to have you. We are excited to add a third person to take the show to the next level. Other duties will be added like phone screening, remotes and live appearances. 

 

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please send your resume and other information that you think is needed to jobs@leightonbroadcasting.com 

Leighton Broadcasting is an EOE ​

IT Technician

St. Cloud

Leighton Broadcasting is accepting applications for a full-time IT Technician.

Daily responsibilities include supporting end users, networks, servers, and broadcast related IT equipment. You must have an associate degree or higher in electronics, IT or relevant work experience. SBE Certification is a plus, but not mandatory. Applicant must have experience with server and desktop operating systems plus a solid foundation in hardware and software.

Applicant must have the ability to troubleshoot effectively under deadline pressure. Organizational/documentation skills and emphasis on customer service a must. Position reports to Director of Engineering and requires emergency/occasional on-call duty. Occasional travel is required to support markets outside of St. Cloud.

Experience: Relevant IT Experience Required.

Requirements:

  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Communication skills a must

Apply online at LeightonBroadcasting.com or send your resume to
Jobs@leightonbroadcasting.com

Operations Manager - St. Cloud

St. Cloud

Type: Full-Time

Job Details: 
Leighton Broadcasting is hiring for the position of Operations Manager in our St. Cloud, MN cluster.

You would be responsible for the success of heritage CHR leader 104.7 KCLD, format leading KZPK Wild Country 99, News Talk KNSI, Lite Rock 99 KCML, and Classic Rock ZROCK HD3 98.9.

We're looking for a focused, experienced leader to grow talent, be a talent, excellent at music scheduling, work and collaborate to maximize sales opportunities, and successfully grow digital platforms. Experience with news-talk programming is a plus!

This job offers the freedom to create and the opportunity to prosper in a fun environment. Leighton Broadcasting is a family and employee-owned company that values its people and invests in state of the art technology to give our employees the best tools available.

How to Apply: To join our growing team, please submit your aircheck, resume, and programming material to jobs@leightonbroadcasting.com

Leighton Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer.

Promotions Staff

St. Cloud

Details: The Leighton Broadcasting promotions department is currently hiring for part-time promotions staff to work a variety of hours including nights and weekends. You will handle planning, setting up & executing events with our on-air staff.

Requirements: A valid driver's license and clean driving record is required, as well as a positive attitude, hardworking and dependable work ethic.

Applicants must be 18+ and desire to work in the marketing/media industry.

If you want to join a fun, hardworking team please send a cover letter and resume to ttraut@leightonbroadcasting.com

Sales & Marketing Intern

St. Cloud

Sales & Marketing Intern

Job Category: Sales and Marketing

Type: Part-Time

At Leighton Broadcasting, we see opportunities for connection and celebration on every street, across every landscape, and around each thriving community we serve. Our job is to bring these places to life through the power of radio, music, and personality.

We see the world a bit differently. We're creative. We're driven. We’re passionate. We're relentless in the name of local communities and the brands that comprise these areas of commerce. Our vehicle just happens to be the medium of radio. We're fortunate like that!

Job Details: Leighton Broadcasting is seeking a Sales & Marketing Intern to join our Sales team. This is a paid internship with flexible hours. Total hours per week are 15-20 on average. Future employment post-internship is also a possibility based on performance.

Duties:

- Assisting in the creation of signage and promotional form
- Analysis of marketing and sales data
- Preparing presentations
- Assisting Sales staff with proposals
- Assisting with the input of national client orders


Applicants with exceptional organizational, communication, and interest in sales and.or marketing are urged to apply. Projected length of the internship is one year, depending on performance. Ideal for a student in the Junior/Senior year.

How to apply: Click the blue "apply now" button below!

Leighton Enterprises is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Winona

Account Executive

Winona

Open Positions

Job Category: Marketing

Type: Full-Time

Job Details: Leighton Broadcasting, new owners of the Winona Radio Stations, is seeking a bright, energetic salesperson to market a powerful five-station group of radio stations. If you're the right person, you can make above-average income with an established list while raising your family in the beautiful Winona Area.

Direct selling experience is required. Honesty, perseverance, and a persuasive personality is a must. Excellent benefits including paid vacation, 401K and health insurance.

Experience:  Sales experience is required

Requirements: Honesty, perseverance, and a persuasive personality are a must.

How to Apply: Send your resume to jobs@leightonbroadcasting.com attention: Matt Senne

Leighton Enterprises is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Market Manager

Winona

Type: Full-Time

Job Details: 
Leighton Broadcasting is searching for an energetic Market Manager for our radio cluster in Southern Minnesota.

The ideal candidate provides leadership to stations local sales efforts by giving direction, training, and feedback to the sales team, as well as managing the day-to-day operations for the station. In this role, you will assist local AE's in prospecting, developing and maintaining direct and new business, as well as local agency business to assure established sales goals are met.

At Leighton Broadcasting, we believe radio is a universal language with a local impact. We grow businesses and relationships through bonding, marketing, and community service. We believe in continuing education for our employees and that we should all commit to never stop learning.

Our passion is to serve, connect, and celebrate the communities we serve.

As a family-owned and employee-owned company, our employees have a stake in the business.

Experience:  
Leading a sales team for at least one year.
Five years minimum as a radio account executive.
Management experience and training.

Requirements: 
High School education.
Degree in Marketing preferred but not necessary.
3-5 years in radio sales.

How to Apply: Click the blue button below to APPLY NOW or send your resume to jobs@leightonbroadcasting.com 

Leighton Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer.

Operations Manager - Winona

Winona

Type: Full-Time

Job Details: 
Leighton Broadcasting is hiring for the position of Operations Manager in our Winona cluster.

We're looking for a focused, experienced leader to grow talent, be a talent, excellent at music scheduling, work and collaborate to maximize sales opportunities, and successfully grow digital platforms. Experience with news-talk programming is a plus!

This job offers the freedom to create and the opportunity to prosper in a fun environment. Leighton Broadcasting is a family and employee-owned company that values its people and invests in state of the art technology to give our employees the best tools available.

Experience:  
Previous on-air experience of 5-6 years minimum.

Requirements: 
Attention to detail.
Strong communication skills.

How to Apply: Click the blue button below to APPLY NOW or send your resume to jobs@leightonbroadcasting.com. Please include an aircheck, resume, and programming material with your submission.

Leighton Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer.

Promotions Manager/On-Air

Winona

Position: Promotions Manager/On-AIr
Market: Winona, MN

Details:

Leighton Broadcasting in Winona, MN is looking for our next Promotions Manager and on-air talent for 101.1 THE RIVER. As Promotions Director for the cluster, you’ll work closely with our sales & programming staff to coordinate brand image, appearances, graphic creation, web & social updates and community & public relations.

In addition, you’ll host a live air-shirt on 101.1 THE RIVER, produce station imaging and commercial production and connect and engage with our station’s target audience. Program Director opportunities available to the right candidate.

Knowledge in Adobe Audition, Nexgen, Microsoft products and all social media platforms are a plus!

If you’re an outgoing personality and enjoy entertaining on the radio, social media and in-person we want to talk with you!

Experience:

Minimum 1-3 years of previous on-air experience.

Requirements:
Attention to detail and strong communication skills.

Where to Apply:
Apply by clicking the blue button below or send your resume to Jobs@Leightonbroadcasting.com.  Please include an aircheck, resume, and programming material with your submission.

 

Leighton Broadcasting is an Equal Opportunity Employer.