Weekend Sports / News Reporter
Posted on 2013-07-26
By KOTA-TV Gray Television
Rapid City, SD
KOTA Territory News has an immediate opening for an energetic weekend sports & news reporter.
Strong storytelling ability is essential. Must be able to shoot, write, and edit creative stories for TV and station websites. Flexible scheduling.
Ideal candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to local sports coverage – including hunting and fishing - over stringing together national sports highlights. Weekend sports producing and anchoring included.
The incumbent also reports general assignment news 1-2 days a week.
- Bachelor`s degree in broadcast journalism or equivalent.
- Producing experience desired.
- This is an entry-level position.
- Strong reporting and writing skills required for both web and TV News. Strong photography and editing abilities strongly desired.
- The candidate must be able to multi-task and work under deadline pressure.
- The candidate must be able to work on his/her own with minimal supervision.
- The candidate must have knowledge of MS Word and any newsroom software platform experience helpful. Experience with broadcast video equipment, including non-linear editing, is required.
- Candidates with proven hands-on internship experience strongly desired.
- Must be able to lift 30 pounds on a regular basis. Valid driver's license and clean driving record mandatory.
HOW TO APPLY:
This position requires a two-year contract with a non-compete clause.
Up-to-date resume' and current audition DVD (or YouTube link) are both required to apply for position.
John Petersen, News Director
PO Box 1760
Rapid City, SD 57709
No phone calls, please.
Duhamel Broadcasting Enterprises is an Equal Opportunity Employer.