Sports Director

Sports Director

  • Full Time
  • Lincoln

Website KLKN-TV

Nebraska's Trusted News Source


KLKN-TV is looking for a Sports Director to lead our sports department.  Lincoln is home to the Huskers and is one of the best sports markets in the country!  This position requires a great on-air personality with strong reporting, editorial and social media skills.  A drive and passion for sports is essential along with the ability to generate strong local sports stories without relying on national feeds.   Please send your resume and reel to Steffani Nolte – News Director, KLKN-TV, 3240 So. 10th St., Lincoln, NE 68502, email to

You will…

Shoot, write and edit sports stories for broadcast and web
Produce sports block for 6 & 10 PM shows
Coordinate coverage for sports reporter, photographers
Update social media/web platforms throughout the day
Develop relationships with sources to help break us sports stories
You have…

Two-years on-air experience
Knowledge of Adobe Premiere
Knowledge of JVC cameras
Thrive under pressure and deadlines
Willing to work various shifts
You will receive…

Competitive salary
Generous benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, 401K, etc.
Vacation, paid holidays, and paid-time-off
Exceptional growth opportunities
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.




Steffani Nolte
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