KSL TV On Call Sports Anchor

Posted by KSL Broadcast Group

Salt Lake City, UT
Posted: 2018-06-07

Description:

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!

POSITION PURPOSE:

KSL TV 5 is seeking a dynamic sports anchor with strong communication skills to report/anchor in the studio and from the field. The successful candidate will have the have a deep understanding of local sports, and the journalistic skills to conduct in-depth interviews (live and taped). This position will serve as fill in and will operate on an on-call basis.

 

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/disabilityPWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities:

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Fill in for regular sports anchors and provide coverage for sports events and stories on an on-call basis
Tell memorable stories in an engaging and authentic manner
Develop, write and deliver compelling and accurate stories relating to the local and national sports scene
Work effectively in a team environment and collaborate effectively to create compelling content
Act professionally and courteously and dress appropriately for the event(s) assigned to cover
Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements:

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

Two years (2) commercial TV broadcast journalism/reporting experience or equivalent 
College degree in related field, or equivalent experience
Willingness to accept responsibility and work under minimal supervision.
Ability to use initiative and show innovation in problem solving 
Self-starter, capable of performing under pressure particularly during peak hours to meet job deadlines as the services performed affect the ability of others in the department to do their work
Valid drivers license and proven ability to safely drive company vehicle or personal vehicle (as case may be) without exposing the company to serious liability risks
Work in compliance with Company policies and procedures
Project and appropriate professional appearance and demeanor
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

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

Contact:

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.

https://deseretmanagement.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/BonSaltLake/job/SLC-Triad-Center/KSL-TV-On-Call-Sports-Anchor_R556-1

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