Multimedia Journalist / Weekend Weather Anchor
Posted on 2013-07-24
By KTVL Sinclair Broadcast Group
Make your mark in Broadcasting. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the nation, programming 140 stations located in 72 geographically diverse markets. Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believes in a vision and is dedicated to making Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., a communications powerhouse. We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!
Responsibilities as a Multimedia Journalist will include reporting, shooting and editing news stories. You may also, on occasion, shoot packages to be delivered by anchors and collaborate with other reporters on stories. You will be required to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including internet, social networking and mobile. We are looking for someone with sharp news judgment, excellent technical skills and the ability to work well with others.
The successful candidate will also anchor weekend weathercasts. You must be able to deliver forecast-driven weathercasts that are viewer-friendly, easy to understand, and have a strong and energetic delivery. You will be responsible for collecting and compiling data and building all graphics for shows. Knowledge of Weather Central is a plus.
Requirements for this job will require working flexible hours that include nights and weekends. Must have and maintain a good driving record and valid driver’s license. Prior TV news and a Meteorology degree, along with AMS or CBM seal, are preferred. You should possess a solid grasp of basic journalistic standards, practices and ethics. You will need physical strength and endurance involved with transporting camera gear and associated equipment.
HOW TO APPLY:
If you’re interested in joining our team you MUST apply online to be considered. To apply, go to www.ktvl.com. While applying online, please include a recent web link to your work. If you do not have a web link, apply online and then send your non-returnable DVD to:
1440 Rossanley Drive
Medford, Oregon 97501
No phone calls or emails please.
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