KSL Radio Anchor/Reporter (On-call)
Posted on 2018-06-22
By KSL Broadcast Group KSL Broadcast Group
Salt Lake City, UT
Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently own and/or operate 22 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver, Sacramento, San Francisco and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL TV 5, in Salt Lake. Were proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!
Our ideal anchor/reporter will be a highly skilled communicator who is passionate about news and practices the highest journalistic standards. For this role, we need someone who is driven and proactive in their approach to work. Management will assign responsibilities on a regular and/or rotating basis depending upon need and proven capabilities and the need to provide expertise for the future.
Enterprise news stories
Cultivate and maintain news sources
Present news in a concise, conversational and accurate manner on-air and online
Create objective news content that will be consumed by a broad and diverse audience over multiple platforms
Write quickly, clearly and accurately
Effectively and appropriately use social media to present stories via all available media channels
Work flexible hours, including weekends and holidays under deadlines
Be available for breaking news coverage at all times of the day, including weekends and holidays
Coordinate with news producers, reporters and executive producer on breaking news updates and coverage
Other duties as assigned
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
College degree in communications, journalism, marketing or other relevant field. If no degree, 2 years relevant experience
Direct experience writing for broadcast
Direct experience crafting and effectively delivering stories on-air
Knowledgeable and articulate in dealing with current affairs and the news of the day
Creative in use of sound, production elements, audience engagement and news ideas
Self-motivated, creative individual who can also organize and consistently display good judgement
Ability to understand and execute format philosophy and work with a team of other professionals in creating a distinctive sound
Work effectively in a team environment
Proven ability to handle stress
Project an appropriate professional appearance and demeanor
Ability to consistently work hours required, and works more when required to meet deadlines
Maintain positive and cooperative rapport with staff, management and clients
Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication effectively.
Substantial physical movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction with good eye and hand coordination.
Lift, move, and carry up to 20 pounds on occasion.
Bonneville is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.
HOW TO APPLY:
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer