The Lowcountry's News Leader
Would you like to work for the #1 station in a city consistently named by T+L as one of the best cities in the world? WCSC in Charleston, South Carolina has been the dominant #1 station in the market since sign-on in 1953. The world-famous food scene, high-tech growth and hot real estate make Charleston one of the fastest-growing metro areas in the country. Manufacturing jobs at Boeing, Mercedes and Volvo and the world-class medical community continue to make the Lowcountry a destination market. WCSC Live 5 is committed to serving the Lowcountry with breaking news, weather and investigative journalism and is the most recognized and awarded news team in the market. Learn more about WCSC Live 5 at Live5News.com
Do you have a strong competitive drive and determination to win? Are you a natural relationship builder and collaborator? If so, now is your chance, a fantastic opportunity awaits you at the top media outlet in the “#1 City in the World”- Charleston SC. WCSC-TV (CBS). Bring your tenacity, great communication skills, and ability to close new business to WCSC Live 5 News and get rewarded well for your efforts. You will have the opportunity to sell across all WCSC’s television and digital platforms, providing advertising solutions to new customers that will help them generate sales and increase profitability. This is a fast-paced and fun business that requires persistence, organization, creativity, and interpersonal skills.
Duties/Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Build, present, sell, and execute cross-platform advertising campaigns
• Prospect and sell new and existing business, using television and digital products
• Create client re-caps, demonstrating delivery and effectiveness of advertising campaigns
• Exceed budget through new and existing business development
• Previous marketing sales experience preferred
• Self-starter with the ability to interact and influence others in a positive manner while working in a fast-paced environment.
• High achiever with excellent communication & customer service skills, creativity, and persistence
• Strong work ethic and integrity
• Problem-solving and organizational skills
• Driver license and clean driving record required (MVR check required)
• Bachelor’s Degree Preferred but not required
Qualified, interested applicants may go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, and station call letters, or click on “apply now”, and upload your resume, cover letter and references
WCSC-TV/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company
Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location where the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.
As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for medical or religious accommodation.
To apply for this job please visit gray.tv.