Sports Reporter/Anchor MMJ

Sports Reporter/Anchor MMJ

  • Full Time
  • Albuquerque
  • February 11, 2021

Website Hearst Television

Description:

KOAT TV is looking for a Sports Reporter/Anchor Multimedia Journalist that has the ability to generate story ideas, write to video, and do compelling live shots. We are seeking a self-motivated individual who wants to win each day. The Multimedia Journalist should be an accurate, ethical, compelling storyteller with a team attitude. The right candidate loves telling stories and delivering them LIVE to the viewers. This person will produce content on-air, on-line, and for our mobile devices. We are looking for someone who can shoot and edit video and has a passion for journalism and bringing the viewer the big story.

Responsibilities:

Job Responsibilities:  
  • Gather information for stories and live reports for newscasts that could include mornings, nights and weekends.   Variable shift possible.
  • Put together high quality packages.
  • Coverage of breaking news and sports
  • Develop sources and generate story ideas
  • Shoot and edit live shots and live Interviews
  • Shoot, track and edit news stories
  • Work with reporters on packages, special reports and documentaries
  • Must be available to work weekends

Requirements:

Experience Requirements: 
  • At least one year television news reporting, photography and editing
  • Breaking news/sports reporter and anchor
  • Creative writer and packager
  • Military multimedia experience will be considered
Qualifications Requirements:  
  • Works quickly and efficiently
  • Good personality.  Must connect with viewers
  • Must enjoy being part of a team.
  • Excellent writing and packaging skills
  • Must be able to provide samples of reporting and photography.
  • Ability to develop contacts and generate stories.
  • Ability to shoot and edit high quality video
  • Can deal with the stresses and pressures of time-sensitive newscast production
Education: 
  • Bachelors degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field.
  • Military multimedia training from Defense Information School (DINFOS) will be considered with appropriate experience

Contact:

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