Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter

Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter

  • Full Time
  • Fargo
  • Depends on Experience USD / Year
  • Salary: Depends on Experience

Website Gray Media Group, Inc.

Valley News Live

Description:

Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter

We are in search of a hard-working and talented weekend sports anchor/reporter for a strong NBC/CBS sports department. Our station produces the most live local programming each week in the Fargo market. Beyond our market leading position in broadcast our digital and social media presence dwarfs our closest competition. If you want a challenging position with a growing and thriving multi-media organization backed by one of the largest media companies in the country then we need to talk.

 

Valley News Live is exited to offer the right candidate the opportunity to grow and   learn in a small market, passionate about local sports coverage. You will anchor weekend sportscasts and cover a combination of sports and news your other days. You will see the storytelling process through, from start to finish.

 

Responsibilities:

Essential responsibilities include, but are not limited to: • Connect with, and create a relationship with local sports team and their coaches to offer consistent and comprehensive coverage • Scheduling shoots and interviews, shooting video, writing scripts, editing, and going live as needed • Produce and anchor sportscasts on weekends, and as needed during the week • Working with the sports department to ensure fair coverage, with an understanding that Husker sports and local sports are both very important to our viewers • Be a passionate multi-platform storyteller, with regular posts to social media and the station's website and news apps - first responsibility is sports, but also covering occasional news stories and breaking news • Meet tight daily deadlines

Requirements:

A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required. As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.

Contact:

Renee Nygren
Please go to www.gray.tv/applynow to apply. You can also send your resume and samples of your best work to: Renee Nygren/News Director, Valley News Live, 1350 21st Avenue South, Fargo, ND 58103 or renee.nygren@valleynewslive.com. No phone calls please. KVLY-TV is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and a DRUG FREE WORKPLACE. As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.

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