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Job 4972: Sports Reporter/Anchor

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Deadline: 11/15/2018
Media: Television
Department: News
Description: KAKE Sports has an opening for an energetic and enterprising Sports Reporter/Anchor We are an aggressive, award winning shop that values the art of storytelling. PRIMARY DUTIES: • Develop, shoot, write and present local sport stories for newscasts, specials or special projects • Perform active live shots in the field or studio as assigned by Producer • Edit Stories as assigned • Drive and operate station vehicles • Travel long distances in the execution of assigned duties • Be available on-call as assigned • Look for points of difference in storytelling, including walking, talking, touching, feeling and using props in stand-ups and live shots • Support and champion the KAKE News Brand • Be able to post video and stories on web and mobile platforms • Win Breaking Sports News
Qualifications: • At least 1 years experience as a MMJ is preferred • College degree in broadcast journalism • Ability to work independently with excellent editorial judgment • Good eyesight and hearing, ability to walk up stairs and sometimes log distances, ability to lift weights up to 50 pounds, ability to sit for long periods of time, ability to handle often stressful situations under deadline, good manual and overall physical dexterity. • Have a valid drivers license • Pleasant and engaging physical appearance and demeanor • Aggressive and competitive qualities with an overriding sense of good journalism, and fair reporting
Send Resume to:
Attn: Anthony Maisel
1500 N. West Street
Wichita KS 67203
Phone: No phone calls, please
Notes: Send resume and link of work to: Anthony Maisel News Director KAKE-TV 1500 N. West St. Wichita, KS 67203 No Telephone Calls KAKE-TV is a proud member of Lockwood Broadcast Group, an equal opportunity employer. Lockwood Broadcast participates in E-Verify and requires pre-employment drug testing and background checks.