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Jobs and Internships

From time to time it is necessary for us to take on new employees. These positions can either be part or full time depending on the specifics of the role. Click here to view the most recent EEO Public File Report.

Below is a list of all currently available jobs.

JOB LISTINGS


FOX 40 currently has several positions available:

Sports Director

Fox 40 WICZ-TV in Binghamton, NY is looking to fill an immediate opening for a weekday Sports Director. Candidate must have a four-year degree in broadcasting, journalism, or similar field. 

You must love storytelling and telling stories about local sports.
You will write, shoot, edit, produce two sports segments each night and go live multiple times a week.

We are looking for individuals with experience creating compelling content for multiple platforms 

Someone who can go beyond X’s and O’s. We need someone who can work well with news and the weekend sports director to deliver comprehensive coverage and establish and maintain relationships in the community.

Experience with Premiere Pro a plus.

Fox 40 covers the Binghamton, NY market, which has a rich tradition in sports. You will be covering the AHL hockey, Double-A baseball, Division I Binghamton University Bearcats, Champions Tour event Dick`s Sporting Goods Open, and several competitive high school athletic programs.

Email your cover letter, resume, and link to your reel to sneubauer@wicz.com at the attention of Suh Neubauer - News Director.

Absolutely, no phone calls!

Advertising Sales Specialist

We are seeking an Advertising Sales Specialist that will be responsible for managing existing and seeking and establishing new partnerships with small and large local, regional and national accounts. This position is an outside sales position with uncapped commission, full benefits, and a competitive base salary.

We are a media company that includes television and a full service digital advertising agency. We strive to continuously evolve, adapt and be on the leading edge of new technologies and strategies. Digital products and services include display, social, video, OTT, SEO, SEM, website development and much more.

Our comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees include medical, dental, vision, 401(k), 100% paid life, FSA accounts and other perks that come with our current office location.

Responsibilities:

  • Seeking potential clients via cold-calling local, regional and national accounts and in-person visits around the greater Binghamton area.
  • A continuous follow-up to build strong relationships and management of accounts
  • Ability to listen to our clients’ needs and develop campaigns that help their business achieve their goals
  • Build proposals with accurate pricing and value to clients and complete the full-cycle sale

Abilities:

  • Thrives off individual and team successes
  • Excellent time management & organizational skills
  • Positive attitude, excellent social skills, and desire to excel
  • Work in a fast-paced sales environment
  • Persistence and able to handle rejection
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Motivated by the opportunity to be part of a fast moving, entrepreneurial team
  • Tech savvy, with working experience with Google and/or Microsoft Office suite
  • Candidates must be self-motivated, creative and must have a passion for business and helping others

Please send Resume to:
Attn: Jeff Horn
4600 Vestal Pky East
Vestal, NY, 13850

or email us your resume here.


We always accept resumes even if no positions are currently available. Resumes are kept on file and in the event a job opening becomes available they will be reviewed at that time. Please send your resume with the attn: to the appropriate dept below.

FOX 40 WICZ TV
4600 Vestal Parkway
Vestal NY 13850

General Sales Manager - Wayne Gordon
email | 607-770-4040 x317

News Director - Suh Neubauer
email | 607-770-4040 x333

Digital Director - Jeff Horn
email | 607-770-4040 x320
General Inquiries - Vern Rowlands
email | 607-770-4040 x314

INTERNSHIPS


We offer internships year-round (Fall, Winter, Summer, & Spring Semesters). Interns will assist with the the production of the 10 o'clock evening broadcast. Duties will range from (but are not limited to) assisting / shadowing reporters with field and inhouse work, filing, data input and research for pursuing stories.

Requirements:
Students must receive credit for the internship through an accredited college or university. Must be at least a Sophomore to apply.

If you are interested in an internship please submit the following application.


EEO Information:

FOX 40 WICZ TV is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. If your community group or organization disseminates employment information to its members or to the general public, and you would like to be notified for each full-time opening at WICZ, please send your organization’s name, mailing address, phone and fax numbers, contact person’s name, and the contact’s email address to Vernon Rowlands at vernon@wicz.com. If you only want to receive notices for specific categories of employment, please list those in the email.