Careers

Interested in joining the ESPN Ithaca team? Please fill out the form below and we’ll review your qualifications and get back to you.

CURRENT OPENINGS:

Advertising Sales Account Manager

We have a career opportunity to advance professionally as a marketing consultant through leverage of our highly identifiable brands in ESPN Ithaca and Tompkins Weekly and much sought after audience demographics.  We’re really looking for is someone who has a passion for forging business relationships through problem solving as a solution provider.  We look for people that naturally see opportunities, are creative thinkers and live by the creed under promise and over deliver.  Typical fields of education or experience come from sports management, marketing and B2B sales, however if you have the traits outlined above…and looking for a fresh and rewarding opportunity.  We’d like to talk to you about joining our team as an Account Manager. Vizella Media, appreciates an entrepreneurial spirit. We are locally owned and operated with a commitment to professional growth through investing in training and unique resources to provide opportunity to flourish.

This position requires someone who is committed to developing successful, enduring relationships with current and potential customers, which result in selling advertising campaigns designed to grow their business!

Major Responsibilities of This Position:

  • Developing mutually beneficial business relationships
  • Secure face to face meetings
  • Getting involved in the local business community, deepening commitment with customers
  • Generating ideas for advertising campaigns fot our clients
  • Repeat and long term focus
  • Achieve weekly, monthly and annual sales objectives
  • Maintain regular customer contact through efficient time management skills

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Outside sales experience and a track record of successfully prospecting and developing new business
  • An understanding of marketing principles and a creative thinker
  • Ability to build trust and know when to ask for the business
  • Computer literacy and proficiency in MS Office products (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Internet, social media, and digital marketing savvy a big plus
  • Excellent listening skills and strong curiosity to learn about business
  • Problem solving ability – someone who sees  an opportunity to develop business
  • Have a clean driving record and reliable transportation.
  • A belief in your ability to do good work, because you know the harder you work the more you make

For consideration, please fill out the form below and upload your resume and cover letter. Vizella Media is an equal opportunity employer.

SUNY Cortland/TC3 Correspondent

The main responsibility of this for-credit internship position will be to attend Cortland State and TC3 sporting events, interview athletes and coaches after games, and send the audio files to the station. The ideal candidate will also have the opportunity to provide weekend on-air sports updates, report live from Cortland, TC3 and local high school sporting events, and offer analysis of Cortland and TC3 teams on our local sports talk show, “Between the Lines”. He/she will also have the opportunity to learn production, traffic, web skills, broadcast writing, and all that goes into operating a commercial radio station. For consideration, please fill out the form below. Vizella Media is an equal opportunity employer.

Ithaca College Correspondent

The main responsibility of this for-credit internship position will be to attend Ithaca College sporting events, interview athletes and coaches after games, and send the audio files to the station. The ideal candidate will also have the opportunity to provide weekend on-air sports updates, report live from Ithaca College and local high school sporting events, and offer analysis of Ithaca College’s teams on our local sports talk show, “Between the Lines”. He/she will also have the opportunity to learn production, traffic, web skills, broadcast writing, and all that goes into operating a commercial radio station. For consideration, please fill out the form below. Vizella Media is an equal opportunity employer.

Local High School Correspondent

The main responsibility of this for-credit internship position will be to attend High School sporting events in an assigned territory, interview athletes and coaches after games, and send the audio files to the station. The ideal candidate will also have the opportunity to provide weekend on-air sports updates, report live from high school sporting events, and offer analysis of their high school teams on our local sports talk show, “Between the Lines”. He/she will also have the opportunity to learn production, traffic, web skills, broadcast writing, and all that goes into operating a commercial radio station. For consideration, please fill out the form below. Vizella Media is an equal opportunity employer.