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This is a current listing of available job opportunities with KTVI-TV / KPLR-TV. Resumes are accepted by mail, e-mail, or in person at our front desk during normal business hours weekdays from 9am to 5pm.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, only those individuals who have been selected for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

If your organization regularly distributes information about employment opportunities, and would like to receive job vacancy notifications from FOX 2 / KPLR 11, please notify Human Resources by mail or e-mail to make your request. KTVI-TV and KPLR-TV are Equal Opportunity Employers M/F/D/V.

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Contact Information:

Resumes and references may be sent to stljobs@tvstl.com to the attention of the Human Resources Dept. Interested parties can also submit by mail:

KTVI/KPLR
2250 Ball Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146
E-mail: stljobs@tvstl.com

Current Job Openings:


Account Executive

Purpose/reason for this Position:

KPLR 11 has an immediate opening for a new business developmental Account Executive. Candidate will be responsible for developing new business for KPLR and KPLR11.com.  In addition, candidate will provide outstanding customer service and form new relationships with clients.  Candidate must possess self-motivation skills along with a proven track record of success.  Must be able to work under pressure, be extremely organized and maintain a team spirit.  Cold calling and prospecting is required, as this iscommission based compensation.

Minimum Knowledge Skills & Abilities:

  • Experience with TV Scan, Scarborough and Broadcasting Traffic System
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office ( Excel, Word, Powerpoint )
  • Creativity, strong written / oral communication skills are required
  • Valid driver’s license with clean driving record

Education / Experience Requirements:

Bachelors Degree and two years experience in outside sales.

Interested parties please mention where you first heard about this position when you apply ,visit our job hotline at 314-213-7414 and submit resume and references via email at stljobs@tvstl.com [Sales 0314] in subject field] or by mail to KTVI / KPLR, Attn: Sales 0314, 2250 Ball Dr, St Louis, Mo 63146

KTVI / KPLR is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Multimedia Meteorologist

Purpose/reason for this Position:

KTVI-KPLR is the power of two stationsand we are turbo charging our weather teams.  Check out this challenging opportunity in Saint Louis.  No beginners please.  We are looking for a full time meteorologist, experienced enough to back up in all day parts.

KTVI/KPLR produces 13 hours of news a day and weather coverage is often the engine that drives both stations.It’s imperative that this team player be flexible when it comes to working days, nights, weekends and or holidays.

When not anchoring a weathercast, the successful candidate will serve as a backpack journalist reporting weather and news stories.  If you are a fully accredited meteorologist anxious to work with a team of experienced, passionate weathercasters this is the dynamic  job for you.

 Job Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include preparing and delivering weathercasts on-air and online, monitoring severe weather and delivering updates on multiple news delivery platforms. When not anchoring a weather segment, this candidate must be able to serve as a backpack journalist for the News Department.

Minimum Knowledge Skills & Abilities:

  • Experience operating weather graphics and radar
  • Ability to tell news stories related to weather and the environment with ease and accuracy
  • Working knowledge of shooting and editing required
  • Valid driver’s license with clean driving record

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Education / Experience Requirements:

Bachelors Degree in Meteorology and an American Meteorological Society Seal of Approval is required.

2 Years Broadcast experience

Send your resume and sample reel ( links are preferred ). No phone calls accepted.

Interested parties please mention where you first heard about this position when you apply , submit resume and references via email at stljobs@tvstl.com [News 0214] in subject field] or by mail to KTVI / KPLR, Attn: News 0214, 2250 Ball Dr, St Louis, Mo 63146


Sales Assistant

Purpose/reason for this Position:

KTVI/KPLR is looking for a dynamic multi-tasking sales assistant with a creative mind. If you can organize a sales team, correspond with advertising agencies, and work with Excel Spreadsheets we would like to talk to you!

 Job Responsibilities:

Assist sales team with non-revenue generating activities in order to maximize selling opportunities. Interact with viewers and advertisers, maintaining a professional image and upbeat attitude.

Minimum Knowledge Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to support a diverse group of sales people and managers
  • Must be able to prepare presentations, one sheets, handle correspondence and emails
  • Interact with advertisers
  • Track delivery of promotions and web advertisements
  • Assure snipes are ready to air and  be sure they aired
  • Handle telephone inquiries from viewers
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Valid driver’s license with clean driving record

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Education / Experience Requirements:

Basic understanding of media technology

Confidence in collaborating with multiple people and teams

Proficient in Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

Experience with Wide Orbit Traffic and Sales is a plus

Interested parties please mention where you first heard about this position when you apply , submit resume and references via email at stljobs@tvstl.com [Sales 0214] in subject field] or by mail to KTVI / KPLR, Attn: Sales 0214, 2250 Ball Dr, St Louis, Mo 63146


Account Executive

Purpose/reason for this Position:

KTVI is interviewing for experienced transactional and new business developmental Account Executives. Candidate will be responsible for developing new business for KTVI and Fox2now.com Candidate will provide outstanding customer service and form new relationships with clients. Candidate must possess self-motivation skills along with a proven track record of success. Must be able to work under pressure, be extremely organized and maintain a team spirit. Cold calling and prospecting is required, as this is a commission based compensation.

Minimum Knowledge Skills & Abilities:

Creativity, strong written / oral communication skills are required. Experience with TV Scan, Scarborough and broadcasting traffic system computer skills are a plus. Must be proficient with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Powerpoint). Valid Driver’s License required. Prefer 2-5+ years experience in broadcast/media.

Education Requirements:

A Bachelors degree and two years experience in outside sales.

Interested parties please mention where you first heard about this position when you apply, visit our jobs hotline at 314-213-7414 and submit resume and references via email at stljobs@tvstl.com [Acct Exec 0731 in subject field] or by mail to KTVI / KPLR, Attn: Acct Exec 0731, 2250 Ball Dr, St Louis, Mo 63146

KTVI / KPLR is an Equal Opportunity Employer