To provide a stable and professional air image with an emphasis on accuracy and fairness consistent with policies set by station management.
To produce and anchor the sports portion of weekday 530 & 10PM newscasts with responsibility for content, fairness and accuracy. Must contribute daily content to KKTV.COM and other associated digital products.
Some personal appearances outside the station are required. Position is also required to provide direction and schedule sports stories for the sports reporter. Position also requires the presentation of a professional image both on air and off. Employees are held accountable for all duties of this job.
Provide direction and scheduling for sports department.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL & ABILITY:
Ability to write concise informative sports stories with an emphasis on accuracy and fairness while not forgetting the entertainment aspect of sports. Position requires a proven ability to edit video tape.
EDUCATION OR FORMAL TRAINING:
Applicable college degree - appropriate experience may be substituted for basic education requirements at employer's discretion.
* 5 years as a sports anchor at a broadcast station.
* Reporting & sports play-by-play experience a plus.
MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED:
* Newsroom computer system
* Standard broadcast edit equipment
WORKING ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES:
This position works indoors most of the time, working at a computer terminal and edit station with only occasional work outdoors.
Commensurate with abilities and experience.
KKTV IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
All of KKTV employment offers are contingent upon satisfactory completion of the application process, which includes a pre-employment drug test and MVR eligibility.