Posted on 2013-06-06
By KCNC TV CBS Television Stations
KCNC-TV (CBS4/Denver) is seeking a Serious sports journalist and Creative story teller for weekend sports anchor and sports reporter position. Candidates must be highly-motivated, energetic and enthusiastic for covering a wide-range of sports in Colorado.
Must be passionate for both breaking hard news stories and developing unique and compelling feature stories. Strong writing and production values a must. Accountable for assisting producers and managers in development and execution of the following goals for assigned newscasts: Clarity in Writing, Balance in Content, Eliminating of Stories, Effective Teasing, High Production Values, Innovation in Presentation, and Consistency in Content and Visual Style. Accountable for leadership in executing Station mission to ownership of sports coverage. Participates in assigned Newscast Reviews. Anchors/Reports/Produces special projects or other stories on regular basis, or as assigned. Participates in station appearances and promotions as required. Assumes leadership role in executing the station and newsroom mission. Meets with talent coach as assigned. Meets quarterly with News Director to review goals and progress. Any other duties as assigned by News Director.
Minimum Experience & Qualifications:Large market TV broadcasting experience. Strong writing and production values a must. Minimum 5-years sports anchoring/reporting experience with extensive live field work is required.
Preferred Qualifications: TV experience and sports reporting experience. Minimum five years in broadcasting. Shooting/editing skills are a bonus.
HOW TO APPLY:
Apply online at: http://www.CBSDenver.com/jobs
The successful candidate will be required to pass a background check prior to beginning employment.