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Job 4926: Sports Director

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Deadline: 6/15/2018
Media: Television
Department: News
Description: WIBW has been the News Leader in Northeast Kansas for more than 60 years and has a long tradition of excellence. A CBS affiliate, WIBW is located in Topeka, the Capital city of Kansas. Along with consistently high news ratings, we have the #1 website in the market and deliver strong results to our advertisers. Our market is often driven by weather, dating back to the devastating tornado that struck Topeka in 1966. In addition, we are situated between two Big 12 schools, and a short drive away from the Kansas City professional teams. WIBW-TV was the first television station in NE Kansas and continues to produce the best in news, weather, and sports reporting today. To apply, go to: www.gray.tv/applynow Job Summary: #1 CBS affiliate in hot sports market is looking for a Sports Director. Our Team has been to the Final Four with Kansas University, NFL Chiefs playoff, Royals World Series, Kansas State Bowl games and numerous other college and high school sporting events. We need a solid MMJ who is an exceptional writer and team player, who can also shoot, and edit a sports cast, while also managing a web and social media reporter presence .Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: • Excellent writer • Excellent shooter and editor • Must be able to produce own sports casts • Must be able to operate TVU unit and do TVU live without assistance • Just be self- starter who can work without direct supervision in sports coverage Requirements Prefer degree or working on degree Additional Info: Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray Television’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.
Qualifications: As Listed
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WIBW-TV
631 SW Commerce Pl
Topeka KS 66615
Phone: 785-272-6397
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