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Job 4828: News Reporter/Anchor (part-time)

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Deadline: 9/14/2017
Media: Radio
Department: News
Description: Scripps Media - Wichita, KS is seeking a News Reporter/Anchor (part-time). This position specializes in covering the news, produces daily news for radio newscasts, produces in-depth radio features, and produces special reports as assigned. Key activities Selects and research topics; contacts and interviews sources; maintains notes and audio recordings; writes and edits reports; produces and voice reports for air. Produces news as assigned. Write and post news stores to web and social media platforms. Post photos and video online. Screen listener phone calls. Assist talk show hosts plan and develop program content. Read news copy on the air and interact with on-air program hosts. Fill in hosting news programming. Generate story ideas, cultivate news sources, and provide editorial support. Anchor newscasts and function as a field producer for all stories assigned. Produce digital news content. May inlcude late nights, weekends, holidays and on-call rotation. Other duties as assigned by manager.
Qualifications: Education: High School diploma; Bachelor's degree in journalism, communications, or related field. Experience: Minimum of 1 year of experience in journalism or radio production Experience in news anchoring and reporting for a broadcast or online news operation preferred. Skills & Abilities: Knowledge of local a regional issues, and depth of knowledge in beat specialty Knowledge and adherence to high ethical standards. Ability to work within a live broadcast environment Effective communication and interpersonal skills Skills in on-line research, word processing, digital editing, and operation of office equipment Detailed oriented and excellent memory recall Ability to meet daily deadlines under pressure and multitask Work environment Fast-paced
Send Resume to:
E.W. Scripps
4200 N. Old Lawrence Rd.
Wichita KS 67219
Notes: The E.W. Scripps Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.